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UPDATED - Allergy Alert on Undeclared Milk in Nutrition Resource Services, Inc.'s Whey, Casein, and Colostrum Protein Products
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – August 03, 2015 – Bethlehem, PA – NRS - Nutrition Resource Services, Inc. of Bethlehem, PA is voluntarily recalling products with whey concentrate, whey isolate, casein, and colostrum, which contain milk, an undeclared allergen. We are undertaking this recall as an extra precaution for those consumers unaware of the presence of milk in products of this nature. This is a labeling issue and not a concern regarding product quality. The ingredient Milk was not specifically noted in the Ingredient list. Individuals with severe allergies to milk run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume products containing milk proteins, and those with lactose intolerance (not to be confused with milk allergy) could experience gastrointestinal difficulties.
The products recalled are all varieties of Just Be Natural (JBN) Whey Superior, Whey Isolates, Earth Superior Whey, Confidence Isolates, Recovery Fuel, Growtein; Casein, and Colostrum; and Gifted Nutrition Colostrum, all manufactured with lot dates after 10162014 and prior to 07232015. The date will appear as the last eight digits of the lot number, with the lot number and date appearing at the bottom of each bottle in blue ink.
The products were distributed through the showroom located at the corporate address in Bethlehem, PA, via the Internet, and select retail locations located mainly in the Bethlehem, PA area.
The products are packaged in 1500 cc, 3000 cc, and 2 gallon bottle sizes. Photographs are included.
No illnesses have been reported to date in conjunction with these products. The U.S. Food & Drug Administration has been notified of this voluntary recall.
Consumers who have purchased any of the products should return them to NRS - Nutrition Resource Services, Inc. at 3864 Courtney Street, Suite 140, Bethlehem, PA 18017 for a replacement or full refund.
Consumers with any questions may contact 888-877-7232 between 8:00 AM and 5:00 PM Eastern Standard Time Monday through Friday.
Recalled Product Photos Are Also Available on FDA’s Flickr Photostream.