Beech-Nut Recalling Baby Food that may Contain Pieces of Glass, One Injury Reported

Stage 2 Beech-Nut Classics Sweet Potato and Chicken
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April 15, 2015

Small pieces of glass found in baby food have prompted a nationwide recall of more than 1,900 pounds of jars.

Beech-Nut Nutrition issued the recall after receiving one complaint that a customer found a small piece of glass in the food. The U.S. Department of Agriculture said that there has also been one report of a mouth injury.

The recall affects 4-ounce glass jars of Stage 2 Beech-Nut Classics Sweet Potato and Chicken flavor baby food.

The jars bear the establishment number P-68A inside the USDA mark of inspection. The affected product expires in December 2016 and includes product numbers 12395750815 through 12395750821.

The baby food was shipped to retail locations nationwide.

Parents or caregivers that believe their child has eaten the recalled product should contact their healthcare provider.

The baby food can be returned to the place of purchase for a full refund. Consumers with questions about the recall can contact the Beech-Nut Consumer Hotline at (866) 674-4446.

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