The company announced on Friday that about 9,500 cases of its cottage cheese are recalled due to pollution problems that it is said have been introduced during production.
The recall comes after a customer notified the company that they had found a piece of red plastic in a container with cottage cheese.
So far, Kraft Heinz reports that there have been six consumer complaints about pollution, but no reports of injury or illness related to the issue.
"Consumption of hard or sharp foreign material can cause damage to teeth, mouth , 1969007] Three of the company's cottage cheese products are included in the recall – Breakstone's 2% milk fat low fat large curd cottage cheese, as well as their small and large curd 4% Milk fat cottage cheese.
All three the recalled lots are marked with an expiration date of December 10, 2019.
The products were distributed across the United States and exported to Latin America.
Those who purchased any of the recalled products should not consume it and return it to the store where it was purchased. get a refund or exchange, the company advises.