• Recall alert: Watermelon juice recalled, could contain plastic

    By: Natalie Dreier, Cox Media Group National Content Desk

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    World Waters, LLC has issued a recall of some lots of its WTRMLN WTR cold pressed watermelon juice, the Food and Drug Administration announced. 

    The reason -- there could be some soft plastic floating in the bottles, according to the FDA.

    World Waters officials are telling consumers to check its bottles of WTRMLN WTR original 12 packs for the lot number printed on the bottom of the bottle before drinking. The plastic could pose a choking hazard. 

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    The bottles under recall have the following lot numbers: 

    • AC02919
    • AW00219
    • AW00319
    • AW00419
    • AW00719
    • AW00919
    • AW01019
    • AW01419
    • AW01619
    • AW01719
    • AW01819
    • AW02419
    • AW34618
    • AW34718
    • AW35318
    • AW35418
    • AW36018
    • AW36118


    The drinks were sold from Dec. 22, 2018 through Feb. 5, 2019, the FDA said in a release.

    World Waters will give those with proof of purchase of the affected drinks, a coupon for a replacement.

    If you have any questions, you can call World Waters at 1-800-981-8973 Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. MST or by email at customer-care@wtrmlnwtr.com.

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