TO: DDS Regional Directors, STS Director, CTH Coordinators, Private Providers, CO Quality Management Personnel
FROM: Daniel A. Micari, Director, Quality Management Services
DATE: November 14, 2008
RE: FOOD RECALL ADVISORY: Nestle Withdraws Farinha Lactea Cereal in United States
Food Recall Advisory
This FOOD Recall Advisory is to advise that the State of Connecticut Department of Public Health, Environmental Health Section is notifying Local Directors of Health, Chief Sanatarians, and Certified Food Inspectors of a recall of a recall of Nestle Farinha Lactea cereal.  This cereal may be contaminated with residual levels of a pesticide not approved for use on wheat in the United States.

Please ensure those responsible for food shopping and preparation are aware of this safety alert.  Also review your food stores to determine whether or not the identified products are present.  If the identified products are present, address appropriately.