Already in March there was a product recall of the rice brand Uncle Ben’s. Background small metal shards, which were suspected in some of the products of Uncle Ben’s long grain rice.
Now there is a new warning, which this Time concerns the Express rice: Therefore, can be found in individual packs of shards of glass.
According to the manufacturer’s Mars Food warns explicitly against the consumption of “Uncle Ben’s Express nature-Basmati rice”.
Express rice nationwide in the sale
Uncle Ben’s Express natural rice
The affected product is Uncle Ben’s Express nature-Basmati rice in the 220 g-packing with EAN-Code 5010034007499.
Are affected, according to the Herstellers16 of minimum durability data on the product back to:
17.11.2020, 18.11.2020, 08.12.2020, 08.01.2021, 19.01.2021, 01.02.2021, 02.02.2021, 02.03.2021, 03.03.2021, 16.03.2021, 03.05.2021, 24.05.2021, 25.05.2021, 15.06.2021, 16.06.2021, 19.07.2021
There are no regional restrictions, suggesting that the rice was in a nationwide sale.
Customer service for consumer/set up interior
Customers who have one of the products already bought, to refrain from eating necessarily.
Shards of glass can cause lacerations in the oral cavity, esophagus and the gastro – intestinal tract and, depending on their size and shortness of breath cause.
Instead, the consumer should contact the customer service of Mars Food. This is under the phone number 0 42 31 / 94 32 80 (mon.-Fr. 9 – 19 o’clock) or by E-Mail via [email protected] accessible.
Mars Food apologized in a message for the inconvenience and assured: “this is an isolated incident. More products from Mars Food and Uncle Ben’s are not affected and safe to be eaten from.”
Larissa Bright Mouth
*The Contribution Of “Attention, A Sliver Of Glass!: Uncle Ben’s is calling Express rice” is published by FitForFun. Contact with the executives here.