Birmingham, Alabama (WLTX)--Mayfield Dairy Farms is voluntarily recalling over 14,000 of their 1.5-quart containers of Mayfield Homemade Vanilla Select Ice Cream.
The containers have a code date of 03/17/10 and a Universal Product Code (UPC) number of 75243 20148. The recall was initiated because the affected product may have been contaminated with ammonia, which may cause headache, nausea, vomiting and irritation of the throat. No other code dates or Mayfield Dairy Farms products are involved in this recall.
The affected product was distributed through numerous retail outlets in Alabama, Tennessee, Mississippi, Georgia, Kentucky, North Carolina, South Carolina and Florida. Mayfield's route sales personnel and distributors are working with retail stores to recover the remaining product.
Mayfield has ceased distribution of the affected product. Consumers who have this product should not consume it. They should discard the product and return the package to the place of purchase for a full refund or exchange. The company apologizes for any inconvenience to its customers. Consumers with questions can contact the company at 1-800-MAYFIELD (1-800-629-3435).