Chai Concentrate Recall
for immediate release
Contact: Monica Sunny
THE CHAI BOX ANNOUNCES VOLUNTARY RECALL OF CHAI CONCENTRATE MIX DUE TO POTENTIAL CLOSTRIDIUM BOTULINUM CONTAMINATION
Marietta, GA, September 27, 2022 – The Chai Box announced a recall of 16 oz glass bottles and 64 oz plastic bottles of Chai Concentrate Mix due to potential under-processing which may lead to Clostridium botulinum contamination. These deviations were part of the commercial sterilization process and could result in contamination by spoilage organisms or pathogens, which could lead to life-threatening illness if consumed. No other production codes or products are affected by this recall.
It is important to note that there have been no reports of illness associated with this product to date.
The products subject to recall are 16 oz bottles and 64 oz plastic bottles with expiration date between 09/16/2022 and 03/16/2023. The product will also have the following “Best if Used By” dates stamped on the bottom or side of the bottle.
The product was distributed to multiple customer and retail locations in the following states: AK, AL, AR, AZ, CA, CO, CT, DC, DE, FL, GA, HI, IA, ID, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MA, MD, ME, MI, MN, MO, MS, MT, NC, NE, NH, NJ, NM, NV, NY, OH, OK, OR, PA, RI, SC, SD, TN, TX, UT, VA, VT, WA, WI, WY, AE, PR
If consumers have any product with the indicated “Best if Used By” dates, they should return it to the place of purchase for a full refund or exchange. Consumers with questions may contact the company by calling 844-242-4269, Monday-Friday, 9:00 am – 5:00 pm Eastern Time or by emailing at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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