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Health Hazard Alert - Certain Nestle brand Kit Kat Chunky bars may contain pieces of plastic
- Recall / advisory date:
- March 22, 2013
- Reason for recall / advisory:
- Extraneous Material
- Hazard classification:
- Class 2
- Company / Firm:
- Extent of the distribution:
- Reference number:
Ottawa, March 22, 2013 - The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) and Nestle Canada Inc. are warning the public not to consume the Nestle Kit Kat Chunky bars described below as they may contain pieces of plastic.
There have been no reported consumer complaints about these products in Canada.
The importer, Nestlé Canada Inc., North York, ON is voluntarily recalling the affected products from the marketplace. The CFIA is monitoring the effectiveness of the recall.
|Brand Name||Common Name||Size||UPC|
|Nestle||Kit Kat Chunky Peanut Butter||48 g||0 59800 29936 7|
|Nestle||Kit Kat Chunky Hazelnut||48 g||0 59800 49929 3|
|Nestle||Kit Kat Chunky Variety Multipack||3 count||0 59800 49972 9|
For more information, consumers and industry can call one of the following numbers:
Nestlé Canada Inc at 1-866-891-0561;
CFIA at 1-800-442-2342 / TTY 1-800-465-7735 (8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Eastern time, Monday to Friday).
KitKat Chunky Peanut Butter
KitKat Chunky Hazelnut
Nestlé Canada Inc.
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