Niagara Water Recalls Some Bottled Waters Due to E. Coli
EDIT: All Niagara water bottles are being recalled, not just Wegmans brand bottles. The company posted this statement on their website, noting that all water bottles manufactured at the Pennsylvania facility are in danger of E. coli contamination. Affected brands include Acadia, Acme, Big Y, Best Yet, 7-11, Niagara, Nature’s Place, PriceRite, Super Chill, Morning Fresh, Shaws, Shoprite, Western Beef Blue, and Wegmans.
If you’ve bought a bottle of Wegmans Food You Feel Good About Spring Water recently, you might need to return it. [related]
According to WENY, the bottled waters may have been contaminated with E. coli, a bacteria that can cause cramps, diarrhea, vomiting, and even kidney failure. Affected products have a “Niagara Bottling LLC” label on them and best buy dates of June 10, 2016 through June 18, 2016.
Single 16.9-ounce bottles and 12-, 24-, and 35-packs are being recalled. No illnesses have been reported.
Customers who return these bottles will be issued a full refund. For more information, call Wegmans Consumer Affairs at 1-855-934-3663.