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Nestle Issues Recall Over Possible Salmonella Contamination

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WASHINGTON (CBSDC) - Nestle USA has issued a major recall of Nestle Nesquik Chocolate Powder due to possible Salmonella contamination.

The recall is limited only to Nesquik Chocolate Powder in the 10.9, 21.8 and 40.7 ounce canisters. Nestle removed these canisters from distribution after being notified of a possible contamination by one of their ingredient suppliers, Omya Inc, which supplies calcium carbonate.

There have been no reports of any illnesses so far.

The affected Nesquik Chocolate Powder was produced in Oct. 2012, with the following production codes, which can be found on the bottom of the canister, adjacent to the expiration date of BEST BEFORE OCT 2014:

Size               UPC Code        Production Codes  

nestle 4 Nestle Issues Recall Over Possible Salmonella Contamination

Credit: Nestle

40.7 oz. Chocolate
0 28000 68230 9 2282574810
2282574820
21.8 oz. Chocolate
0      28000 68090 9 2278574810
2278574820
2279574810
2279574820
2284574820
2284574830
2285574810
2285574820
2287574810
2289574810
2289574820
10.9 oz. Chocolate
0 28000 67990 3 2278574810

Consumers who may have purchased the affected product should not consume it, but instead should return it to the place of purchase for a full refund or contact Nestle Consumer Services at (800) 628-7679.

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