Republic of Tea has voluntary recall of green tea - KAIT Jonesboro, AR - Region 8 News, weather, sports

RECALL ALERT

Republic of Tea has voluntary recall of green tea

HARTFORD, CT (WFSB) -

The Republic of Tea is voluntarily recalling some of its green tea.

In a release this weekend, the company said it is recalling the Organic Turmeric Ginger Green Tea. The voluntarily recall includes the following varieties:

  • Organic Turmeric Ginger Green Tea – 50 CT Tin (UPC: 7-42676-40355-5 – Best Sipped by March 23, 2018)
  • Organic Turmeric Ginger – 250 CT Bulk Bag (UPC: 7-42676-30655-9 – Best Sipped by March 23, 2018)
  • Organic Turmeric Ginger – 250 CT Bulk Bag (UPC: 7-42676-30655-9 – Best Sipped by April 13, 2018)
  • Organic Turmeric Ginger – 50 CT Refill Bag (UPC: 7-42676-42155-9 – Best Sipped by March 23, 2018)

Anyone with one of these teas may return the product for a replacement or a full refund.

"There is absolutely no evidence that our tea has been contaminated. We are taking this preventive, cautious measure because we want our citizens to feel comfortable when drinking our premium quality teas and herbs,"  Todd B. Rubin, Minister of Evolution at The Republic of Tea, said in a statement on Monday. "The health and safety of our citizens is our number one priority and we will not take potential health risks lightly. This voluntary recall is the first in our nearly quarter-century history." 

For more information, click here or call 1-800-298-4832.

Copyright 2016 WFSB (Meredith Corporation). All rights reserved.

  • Region 8 News</span><a class="customMoreLink" href="/Global/category.asp?C=4391" target="_top">More >></a>Region 8 NewsMore>>

  • Blytheville man convicted of attempted rape, battery in 2016 incident

    Blytheville man convicted of attempted rape, battery in 2016 incident

    Monday, January 22 2018 7:04 PM EST2018-01-23 00:04:18 GMT
    Tuesday, January 23 2018 4:15 AM EST2018-01-23 09:15:17 GMT
    Duan Harris (Source: Mississippi County Jail via Vinelink)Duan Harris (Source: Mississippi County Jail via Vinelink)

    A Blytheville man was convicted on Monday for second-degree battery and attempted rape in an incident that happened in 2016.

    A Blytheville man was convicted on Monday for second-degree battery and attempted rape in an incident that happened in 2016.

  • Quorum court turns down 1% raises

    Quorum court turns down 1% raises

    Monday, January 22 2018 11:30 PM EST2018-01-23 04:30:08 GMT
    Monday, January 22 2018 11:39 PM EST2018-01-23 04:39:01 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    Craighead County Justices of the Peace voted to opt out of a 1% pay raise in Monday’s quorum court meeting.

    Craighead County Justices of the Peace voted to opt out of a 1% pay raise in Monday’s quorum court meeting.

  • Miscanthus fields difficult to get rid of

    Miscanthus fields difficult to get rid of

    Monday, January 22 2018 11:14 PM EST2018-01-23 04:14:59 GMT
    Monday, January 22 2018 11:27 PM EST2018-01-23 04:27:04 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    Miscanthus has proven to be a very risky crop in Region 8 as well as unpopular. However, it is not as easy to get rid of as many would think.

    Miscanthus has proven to be a very risky crop in Region 8 as well as unpopular. However, it is not as easy to get rid of as many would think.

Powered by Frankly