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Lead Poisoning Outbreak Linked to Cinnamon Applesauce Pouches

Apple Cinnamon Fruit Puree Pouches & Cinnamon Apple Sauce

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Food and Drug Administration (FDA), and state and local partners are investigating a link between blood lead levels (BLLs) ≥3.5 µg/dL in children consuming certain cinnamon-containing apple purée and applesauce products.

Product information per the FDA recall investigation:

Recalled cinnamon apple puree and applesauce products. Information on lot codes and UPCs can be found in the firm's recall announcement.

  • Recalled WanaBana apple cinnamon fruit puree pouches – including three packs.

  • Recalled Schnucks-brand cinnamon-flavored applesauce pouches and variety.

  • Recalled Weis-brand cinnamon applesauce.

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