Hiland Dairy announces recall of half-pint chocolate milk cartons

Hiland Dairy is announcing a recall of half-pint 1% low fat chocolate milk that was distributed...
Hiland Dairy is announcing a recall of half-pint 1% low fat chocolate milk that was distributed in Texas.(Hiland Dairy)
Published: Jan. 18, 2021 at 6:17 AM CST
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(News release) - Hiland Dairy is announcing a recall of the one-half pint (236 mL) 1% low fat chocolate milk that was produced at its Norman, Oklahoma facility only.

Some of the products may contain food-grade sanitizers, which could cause illness if consumed.

The affected products were sold and distributed to institutional customers in the following areas: Oklahoma City, Oklahoma metro area; Western Oklahoma; Dallas, Texas; San Antonio, Texas; and Tyler, Texas.

The product information is detailed below:

  • One-Half Pint Hiland Dairy 1% Low Fat Chocolate Milk
  • UPC: 72060-00156-3
  • Sell by Date: January 27, 2021
  • Plant Code: 4025

Hiland Dairy initially learned of a potential issue and then confirmed after internal quality-control testing at the Norman, Oklahoma facility. The company promptly contacted the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to initiate the product recall.

To ensure 100% containment, Hiland Dairy is recalling all of the product with 1/27 code, although there were only eight cases affected. There are 50 units of one-half pints in one case and 4,800 cases were distributed with the above codes for a total of 240,000 units of one-half pint Hiland 1% Low Fat Chocolate Milk.

Other Hiland Dairy products are not part of this recall.

Hiland Dairy is working in partnership with the FDA to fully investigate the matter and comply with all necessary recall procedures.

Consumers with questions may contact Hiland Dairy seven days a week from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. CST via email at https://www.hilanddairy.com/contact-us

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