IDPH warns of lead poisoning in recalled Cinnamon Applesauce Pouches
November 22, 2023
The IDPH is alerting consumers to an FDA recall of children's cinnamon applesauce puches which may contain elevated levels of lead. At least one confrimed case in Ill., and a total of 34 nationwide, have been linked to the product, which was sold online and at chains like Schnucks and Dollar Tree under the brand names WanaBana, Weis, and Schnucks.
Information on specific lot numbers and UPC codes can be found through the recall advisory issued by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. Elevated levels of lead can be dangerous to persons of any age. Children are particularly susceptible to le...