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The tainted milk products being recalled

Saturday June 15, 2002

The milk products being voluntarily recalled by Berkeley Farms were sold under the brand names Berkeley Farms, Dairy Dawn, Ralph’s, Mountain Dairy, Sysco/Wholesale Farms, Smart & Final, Albertsons, Good Day, and Best Yet. 

The product types, container sizes and “sell by” dates of the recalled products are: 

—extra rich milk, gallon, June 24; 

—vitamin d milk, 1/2 gallon, June 25; 

—2 percent reduced-fat milk, pint, June 27; 

—1 percent low-fat milk, pint, June 27; 

—fat-free milk, 1/2 pint, June 27; 

—manufacturing cream, 5 gallon, June 27; 

—heavy whipping cream, 1/2 quart, June 27; 

—half and half, 4 oz., June 27; 

—1 percent low fat chocolate milk, all sizes, June 29; 

—vitamin D milk, quart, June 28; 

—2 percent reduced fat milk, pint, June 29; 

—1 percent low fat milk, 1/2 pint, June 29; 

—fat free milk, all sizes, June 29; 

—chocolate milk, all sizes, June 29; 

—low fat chocolate milk, all sizes, June 29; 

—low fat strawberry milk, all sizes, June 29; 

— and 1 percent low fat buttermilk, 1/2 gallon, quart, 1/2 pint, July 2; 

Products can be returned to stores for a full refund. For more information, consumers can call Berkeley Farms at (888) 647-3326.