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Earth Balance Vegan White Cheddar Mac & Cheese and Earth Balance Vegan Cheddar Mac & Cheese

Boulder Brands, Inc. is voluntarily recalling Earth Balance Vegan White Cheddar Mac & Cheese and Earth Balance Vegan Cheddar Mac & Cheese. The products are being recalled as the health and safety of our consumers as our top priority. Boulder Brands initiated the recall after being informed by consumers that the product may contain a dairy allergen.   People with a dairy allergy or sensitivity run the risk of a serious or life threatening allergic reaction if they consume this product.

The Food and Drug Association has been made aware of this recall.  Several consumers have informed the Company concerning allergic reactions suggesting the presence of a dairy allergen.

The recalled products were distributed nationally. All affected distributors and retail customers are being notified and the affected products are being removed from store shelves.

All products expiring in 2017 are being recalled.  The recalled items can be identified by the code embossed on the bottom of the package. The ‘17’ in the code identifies product that will expire in 2017. Only the following products are affected by this recall:

Earth Balance Vegan Cheddar Macaroni & Cheese 6oz Package

Retail UPC: 0 33776 08050 1 

Best When Used By Dates: 27JAN17RX, 28JAN17RX, 11MAR17RX, 14MAR17RX, 15MAR17RX, 06JUN17RX, 07JUN17RX, 08JUN17RX, 09JUN17RX, 31AUG17RX, 01SEP17RX, 02SEP17RX, 06SEP17RX, 07SEP17RX,  08NOV17RX, 09NOV17RX, 30NOV17RX, 01DEC17RX, 02DEC17RX, 05DEC17RX, 06DEC17RX

(see code date embossed on the bottom of the package)

Earth Balance Vegan White Cheddar Macaroni & Cheese 6oz

Retail UPC: 0 33776 08052 5

Best When Used By Dates: 29JAN17RX, 01FEB17RX, 15MAR17RX, 16MAR17RX, 26AUG17RX, 29AUG17RX, 30AUG17RX, 31AUG17RX, 04NOV17RX, 07NOV17RX, 08NOV17RX, 29NOV17RX, 30NOV17RX

(see code date embossed on the bottom of the package)

No other Earth Balance products or any other products produced by Boulder Brands are affected by this recall.

Consumers who have an allergy to dairy should not consume these products. Affected product may be returned to the place of purchase for a full refund. Consumers with questions may contact Boulder Brands at 1-888-299-7646.

* We believe that none of the products being recalled were processed or offered through the national office.

* We strongly encourage you to notify your agencies within one business day from receipt of this notice.

* ALL cased and uncased inventories, both at the member level and agency level, need to be checked. This product may have entered member and agency warehouses through salvage, local donations, TEFAP, local purchases, retail pickups, food drives, or other avenues.

* For additional local details, please contact the Health Department(s) for the area(s) your food bank serves. 

If you have questions, please contact Wayne Melichar, Food Safety Manager, at or 312.629.7263.

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