Food recall warning

Certain Nestle brand Kit Kat Chunky bars may contain pieces of plastic

Starting date:
March 22, 2013
Type of communication:
Alert sub-type:
Health Hazard Alert
Extraneous Material
Hazard classification:
Class 2
Source of recall:
Canadian Food Inspection Agency
Recalling firm:
Nestle Canada Inc.
Extent of the product distribution:
CFIA reference number:

Advisory details

Ottawa, March 22, 2013 - The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) and Nestle Canada Inc. are warning the public not to consume the Nestle Kit Kat Chunky bars described below as they may contain pieces of plastic.

There have been no reported consumer complaints about these products in Canada.

The importer, Nestlé Canada Inc., North York, ON is voluntarily recalling the affected products from the marketplace. The CFIA is monitoring the effectiveness of the recall.

Affected products

Affected products
Brand name Common name Size UPC
Nestle Kit Kat Chunky Peanut Butter 48 g 0 59800 29936 7
Nestle Kit Kat Chunky Hazelnut 48 g 0 59800 49929 3
Nestle Kit Kat Chunky Variety Multipack 3 count 0 59800 49972 9


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