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July 16, 2007
Organic Cereals Due To A Potential Choking Hazard
ST. LOUIS - Gerber Products Company, a division
of Novartis Consumer Health, is recalling all packages of Gerber Organic Rice and Organic
Oatmeal Cereals. A limited
number of products may contain lumps of cereal which do not dissolve in water
or milk and pose a potential choking hazard.
Gerber has received complaints but no
reports of injury. No other
Gerber products are affected in this voluntary recall.
are urged to check for the following recalled products:
Gerber Organic Rice
Cereal 8 ounces UPC:
Gerber Organic Oatmeal
Cereal 8 ounces UPC: 01500012502
Schnucks and Logli customers in Missouri, Illinois, Indiana, Wisconsin, Iowa, Tennessee and Mississippi may return
the specified products to their nearest store for a full refund.
Customers with questions should contact should call the Gerber Parents
at 1-800-443-7237 or the Schnucks Consumer Affairs Department at 314-994-4400
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