Kraft Heinz, the makers of Capri Sun, have voluntarily recalled 5,760 cases of Wild Cherry Capri Sun after a cleaning solution used on its equipment was “inadvertently introduced” into a production line.

Why it matters: Cleaning supplies can be highly toxic and even deadly if ingested, especially in children. According to Village Emergency Centers, consuming cleaner may result in:

  • Abdominal pain.
  • Burns in the mouth and throat.
  • Vomiting.
  • Bloody stool and/or vomit.
  • Nausea.
  • Seizures.
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What they’re saying: In a statement by Kraft Heinz, the company said that the recall applies to all Wild Cherry Capri Sun products made and sold in the U.S. with a “best when used by” date of June 25, 2023.

  • According to Kraft Heinz, “The issue was discovered after we received several consumer complaints about the taste of the affected product.”
  • “The Company is actively working with retail partners and distributors to remove potentially impacted product from circulation,” the statement read.
  • The company advised those who bought the recall items to not consume them and to return them to the store where they were purchased.
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Details: If you’d like to check if your packs of Capri Sun are a part of the recall or are looking to receive reimbursement, you can call Kraft Heinz at 1-800-280-8252 Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. EST.

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