Heinz recalls lead-laced baby food in China

No word if anyone has gotten sick

Author: By Aaron Smith

Published On: Aug 19 2014 08:09:00 AM EDT Updated On: Aug 19 2014 08:33:21 AM EDT

H.J. Heinz is recalling a batch of lead-laced baby food in China.

The company said the small regional recall affects a high-protein cereal, according to spokesman Michael Mullen. He said that a lot of the affected cereal has already been withdrawn.

The Pittsburgh-based food company initiated the recall after an internal investigation revealed that an isolated batch of defatted soy bean powder from a supplier in China contained lead...