Select varieties of Breakstone’s Cottage Cheese are being voluntarily recalled due to the potential presence of pieces of red plastic and metal that may have been introduced during production.
Consumption of hard or sharp foreign material could cause injury to teeth, mouth, throat, stomach or intestine tissues if swallowed.
The company discovered the issue when it was notified by a consumer of the presence of a piece of red plastic in a container of cottage cheese.
So far, there have been six consumer complaints and no reports of illness or injury related to this issue to date.
Approximately 9,500 cases of Breakstone’s Cottage Cheese is being recalled. No other sizes, varieties or code dates than those listed below are included in this recall.
Consumers who purchased this product should not eat it and return it to the store where purchased for an exchange or full refund.
Consumers with questions may contact the company at 1-866-572-3805 Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Eastern, for a full refund.
16oz Breakstone’s 2% Milkfat Lowfat Large Curd Cottage Cheese Best When Used By Code Date 10 DEC 2019 W4 XX:XX 36-2158
24oz Breakstone’s 4% Milkfat Large Curd Cottage Cheese Best When Used By Code Date 10 DEC 2019 W4 XX:XX 36-2158
24oz Breakstone’s 4% Milkfat Small Curd Cottage Cheese Best When Used By Code Date 10 DEC 2019 W4 XX:XX 36-2158