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Need to Know: Frozen Veggie Recall

Frozen vegetables sold in Kroger's and Wal-Mart stores were recalled Monday after glass fragments were found in a few packages. Are the frozen vegetables in your freezer part of the recall?

Need to Know: Frozen Veggie Recall

Frozen vegetables sold in Wal-Mart and Kroger's stores were recalled Monday after the manufacturer learned that some packages contained shards of broken glass.

The Pictsweet Company recalled 26,000 pounds of frozen carrots, peas and mixed vegetables after glass fragments were found in frozen packages sold in Kroger's stores in the Southwest. The company said Kroger's stores were the only ones affected, but recalled Wal-Mart packages as a precautionary measure.

Frozen Veggie Recall List

Veggies affected by the recall were packaged under the Kroger's and Great Value (Wal-Mart) brands with certain "best by" dates and codes.

  • Kroger 12-ounce Peas and Carrots -- codes 1960BD and 1960BE
  • Kroger 12-ounce Green Peas -- codes 1440BU, 1440BW, 1440BV and 1600BD
  • Great Value 12-ounce Steamed Mixed Vegetables -- best buy date July 15, 2012
  • Great Value 12-ounce Steamable Sweet Peas -- best buy dates July 20, 2012 and July 21, 2012

Recall Procedures

If you have some of the recalled frozen vegetables in your freezer, Pictsweet says you can take them back to Kroger's or Wal-Mart for a full refund.

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