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SMA Wysoy Powder Product Recall

Wednesday, 21 April 2004

Category 2:

For Information

Alert Notification:



SMA Wysoy Infant Formula Powder, Manufacturer: SMA Nutrition Ireland, Presentation: 860g can,

Batch Code:

Best Before Date: 28/08/2006 (see base of can)

Country Of Origin:





SMA has informed the Food Safety Authority of Ireland that they are recalling some of its SMA Wysoy infant formula as a precautionary measure following discovery of fragments of metal found in four cans. The metal pieces in question would be readily seen during mixing the powder.

All necessary steps are being taken to ensure that the affected cans of SMA Wysoy are immediately removed from wholesalers and retail outlets. Notices advising of the recall have been placed in the national press.

The affected cans carry the Best Before Date 28/08/2006 stamped on the base of the can. Parents are being asked to check for this best before date on any cans of SMA Wysoy they may have purchased. The company have requested any parent discovering a can with this date to contact the SMA Careline on: Freephone – 1800 409 446.

SMA Nutrition has already identified the cause of the metal pieces in these cans and has taken appropriate action to prevent any recurrence.

No other SMA products or other batches of SMA Wysoy are affected by this recall

This notification is for information only and no action is required.

Jeff Moon

Consumer Protection