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The recall refers to all flavors of "Toxic Waste® brand Nuclear Sludge® Chew Bars", net weight 0.7oz (20g) package.
These candy products are made in Pakistan.
According to the California Department of Public Health (CDPH), lot number 8288A (cherry flavor) had levels of lead which have the potential to cause health problems, especially among small children, infants and pregnant mothers.
The company says it is recalling all lots and flavors distributed since 2007 "out of an abundance of caution".
The following products are included in this recall:
* Toxic Waste® Nuclear Sludge® Cherry Chew Bar - UPC 0 89894 81430 6
* Toxic Waste® Nuclear Sludge® Sour Apple Chew Bar - UPC 0 10684 81410 7
* Toxic Waste® Nuclear Sludge® Blue Raspberry Chew Bar - UPC 0 89894 81420 7.
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