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Cottage Cheese Recalled Over Potential Presence of 'Foreign Material'



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    Kraft Heinz Foods Company has issued a recall of its Breakstone's brand cottage cheese over red plastic and metal pieces that may have been introduced during production.

    The U.S. Food and Drug Administration says 16 oz. tubs of Breakstone's 2% Milkfat Lowfat Large Curd Cottage Cheese, 24 oz. tubs of Breakstone's 4% Milkfat Large Curd Cottage Cheese and Breakstone's 4% Milkfat Small Curd Cottage Cheese with the "Use By" date of Dec. 10 are the products affected by the recall.

    Around 9,500 cases of the products are being recalled nationwide after the company received six consumer complaints.

    No illness or injury related to this issue have been reported, according to the FDA.

    Anyone who purchased this product should not eat it and return it to the store for an exchange or full refund.

    Consumers with questions may contact the company at 866-572-3805 Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. ET.