Dangerous Recall On Certain Smokeless Tobacco Products

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Numerous smokeless tobacco products have been recalled after users complained they found sharp metal objects in some cans.

Included in the recall are products from Cope, Copenhagen, Husky and Skoal.

USSTC is instructing wholesalers and retailers to segregate the recalled products from their inventories. USSTC’s sales representatives will assist wholesalers and retailers in returning the product.

A consumer who has any of the products listed in the table below should not open or use the product. Consumers should contact USSTC at 1-866-201-9136 to return the product for a refund.

Cope Brand Products

– Long Cut Straight

This recall applies to lots with no printed code on the bottom of the can, or with codes that begin with the letters “F”, “R”, “K”, or “P”.

Copenhagen Brand Products

– Extra Long Cut Natural
– Long Cut Mint
– Long Cut Southern Blend
– Pouch Mint
– Pouch Wintergreen
– Long Cut (overseas military only)
– Fine Cut (overseas military only)
– Long Cut Straight (overseas military only)
– Long Cut Wintergreen (overseas military only)
– Pouch (overseas military only)
– Fine Cut Plastic Can (only available in Alaska and Hawaii)
– Long Cut Plastic Can (only available in Alaska and Hawaii)
– Pouch Plastic Can (only available in Alaska and Hawaii)

This recall applies to lots with no printed code on the bottom of the can, or with codes that begin with the letters “F”, “R”, “K”, or “P”.

Husky Brand Products

– Fine Cut Natural
– Long Cut Straight
– Long Cut Wintergreen

This recall applies to lots with no printed code on the bottom of the can, or with codes that begin with the letters “F”, “R”, “K”, or “P”.

Skoal Brand Products

– Bandit Mint
– Bandit Wintergreen
– Long Cut Apple Tobacco Blend
– Long Cut Berry Tobacco Blend
– Long Cut Cherry
– Long Cut Citrus Tobacco Blend
– Long Cut Classic
– Long Cut Peach Tobacco Blend
– Long Cut Spearmint
– Pouch Apple Tobacco Blend
– Pouch Berry Tobacco Blend
– Pouch Citrus Tobacco Blend
– Snus Mint
– Snus Smooth Mint
– Xtra Long Cut Mint
– Xtra Long Cut Rich Tobacco Blend
– Xtra Long Cut Wintergreen
– Xtra Pouch Crisp Tobacco Blend
– Xtra Pouch Mint Blend
– Xtra Pouch Rich Tobacco Blend
– Fine Cut Wintergreen (overseas military only)
– Long Cut Mint (overseas military only)
– Long Cut Straight (overseas military only)
– Long Cut Wintergreen (overseas military only)
– Pouch Mint (overseas military only)
– Pouches Wintergreen (overseas military only)

This recall applies to lots with no printed code on the bottom of the can, or with codes that begin with the letters “F”, “R”, “K”, or “P”.

For the full press release from Altria CLICK HERE