The Sweet Leaf Tea Co. Recalls Tea Due to Possible Glass Fragments

The Sweet Leaf Tea Company is voluntarily recalling Sweet Leaf Tea in 16 ounce glass bottles out of an abundance of caution because of the possible presence of glass fragments. This was the result of glass breakage during the filling process. Consumers could potentially be cut or injured if ingested. The company has received four complaints of glass in the product. No injuries were reported.

The voluntary recall is limited to specific production codes of Sweet Leaf Tea, as follows, which were distributed between Feb. 27, 2015 and Dec. 6, 2015. Only 16 ounce glass bottles are affected, and only those listed below:

Sweet Leaf 16 ounce glass product only Manufacture Code Manufacture Date Best By Date Bottle Label UPC Case UPC
Sweet Leaf Tea Raspberry 022615057WC402
042315113WC402
042415114WC402
060415155WC402
2/26/15
4/23/15
4/24/15
6/5/15
6/30/16
8/31/16
8/31/16
10/31/16
6-51538-06703-6 6-51538-06803-3
Sweet Leaf Half and Half Lemonade Tea 022715058WC402
042315113WC402
060315154WC402
2/27/15
4/23/15
6/3/15
6/30/16
8/31/16
10/31/16
6-51538-06708-1 6-51538-06808-8
Sweet Leaf Tea Original 022615057WC402
042514115WC402
042415114WC402
060315154WC402
2/26/15
4/25/15
4/24/15
6/3/15
6/30/16
8/31/16
8/31/16
10/31/16
6-51538-06700-5 6-51538-06800-2
Sweet Leaf Tea Green Tea w/Citrus 022715058WC402
042415114WC402
060415155WC402
2/27/15
4/24/15
6/4/15
6/30/16
8/31/16
10/31/16
6-51538-06720-3 6-51538-06820-0
Sweet leaf Tea Peach 022615057WC402
042315113WC402
060415155WC402
2/26/15
4/23/15
6/4/15
6/30/16
8/31/16
10/31/16
6-51538-06704-3 6-51538-06804-0
Sweet Leaf Tea Mint & Honey 022715058WC402
042415114WC402
060415155WC402
2/27/15
4/24/15
6/4/15
6/30/16
8/31/16
10/31/16
6-51538-06701-2 6-51538-06801-9

This recall is being conducted with the knowledge of and in cooperation with the U.S. FDA.

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