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Emerald Nuts, Roland Peppers Recalled For Possible Glass Contamination

Both products were distributed nationwide.

Emerald roasted cashews and Roland Foods pepper strips have both issued voluntary recalls due to potential glass contamination of their products. The two recalls, issued on Friday, are unrelated.

Emerald 100 Calorie Pack Roasted & Salted Cashew Halves & Pieces

The recalled Emerald 100 Calorie Pack Roasted & Salted Cashew Halves & Pieces were distributed nationwide. Four specific production codes have been recalled for the possible presence of glass fragments. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has published the codes affected by the recall:

No injuries associated with the product have been reported at this time, but the FDA advises consumers who may have purchased the products to contact Consumer Affairs online for a full refund (http://www.emeraldnuts.com/contact-emerald/) or by phone by calling 503-364-0399 between 8am and 5pm Pacific Time, Monday through Friday.

Roland Fire Roasted Red Pepper Strips

Roland Fire Roasted Red Pepper Strips
Roland Fire Roasted Red Pepper Strips

Roland Foods, LLC voluntary recalled its Fire Roasted Pepper Strips because of the possible contamination of glass as well. The items were distributed nationwide and in Canada to several kinds of supermarket chains and distributers.

The product recalled contains all of the details below. No other sizes or products of Roland Fire Roasted Red Pepper Strips are affected by the recall, according to the FDA:

  • Roland® Fire Roasted Red Pepper Strips, NET Wt. 5 LB. 8 OZ. can
  • Item #: 45628
  • Lot #s: 427, 428, 432, 437
  • UPC #: 10041224456287 (carton) and 041224456280 (can)
  • Pack Size: 6 x 5 LB. 8 OZ. cans per shipping carton
  • Production Codes (code is ink jet printed on the top of the can):
    G1 MSS 1 P0929 and G1 MSS 2 P0929
  • Carton Markings:
    • ITEM 45628
    • LOT #s: 427, 428, 432, 437
    • Fire Roasted Red Pepper Strips
    • Roland®
    • UPC 10041224456287

There have been no injuries reported associated with Roland's product either. Concerned customers are advised to visit www.rolandfood.com or call Roland's consumer hotline at 1-800.221.4030 ext. 222, Monday – Friday, 9am-5pm EST for more information.

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