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URGENT RECALL: Officials are begging customers to BIN popular dairy product

URGENT RECALL: Officials are begging customers to BIN popular dairy product

Dairy Farmers are urging customers who purchased their 1 and 3 litre milk to throw it away due to potential E. coli contamination. 

The popular dairy products are being pulled off shelves as the announcement comes and Lion Dairy and Drink, who own and operate the Dairy Farmers brand, issued a recalls for both products which have been sold in NSW. 

The affected milk products include:

- Dairy Farmers 3L Full Cream White Milk with a use by date of 24/02/2020

- Dairy Farmers 1L Full Cream White Milk with a use by date of 25/02/2020

Consumers who have products with the matching use by dates are being urged to throw them out.



The impacted milk produce were manufactured at Lion's Penrith dairy plant, and were distributed for sale through Coles, Woolworths and IGA stores.

"There have been no consumer complaints to date regarding these products," Lion Dairy and Drinks said in a statement. 

"We encourage anyone who has consumed the Dairy Farmers 3L or 1L Full Cream white milk product with the respective Use By Dates and made and sold in New South Wales and who feels unwell to seek medical advice as required."

The company said they had not received any customer complaints but denied to comment on how the issue arose. 

Lion Dairy and Drinks will issue a full refund for consumers who have purchased the affected products.

Concerned consumer are being urged to call Lion Dairy and Drinks Customer Enquiries Centre on 1800 677 852.