If you are one of those people that loves eating Earth Balance Mac and Cheese because it’s dairy free then you need to drop everything and check out your packages. Earth Balance has recalled several of it’s Mac and Cheese products because they contain dairy.
This is frustrating for people abstaining from dairy for ethical reasons. But it’s potentially life threatening for people with allergies to milk and dairy products. According the the FDA website on food and product recall information:
Boulder Brands, Inc. is voluntarily recalling Earth Balance Vegan White Cheddar Mac & Cheese and Earth Balance Vegan Cheddar Mac & Cheese. The products are being recalled as the health and safety of our consumers as our top priority.
Boulder Brands initiated the recall after being informed by consumers that the product may contain a dairy allergen. People with a dairy allergy or sensitivity run the risk of a serious or life threatening allergic reaction if they consume this product.
This recall is massive and includes all Earth Balance Mac and Cheese products currently on shelves that expire in 2017. This recall does not include other Earth Balance products made by Boulder brands. If you have any questions you can call Boulder Brands Consumer Care at 1-888-299-7646.