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Corona recalls some bottles

Constellation Brands Beer Division has announced a voluntary recall of select packages in the United States containing 12-ounce clear glass bottles of its Corona Extra Beer that may contain small particles of glass.

coronaThe voluntary recall covers 12-ounce clear glass bottles in select six-pack, 12-pack and 18-pack packages containing bottles with the production codes listed here.

Consumers can determine whether they have affected product by checking for the 8-digit alphanumeric code printed on the necks of Corona Extra 12-ounce bottles and on the side panels of the cardboard cartons of 12-packs and 18-packs. (Click here to see the codes affected.)

A production error occurred at one of four glass plants run by third-party manufacturers that supply Corona with bottles, according to the beer division’s website.

Consumers should dispose of the bottles and call its consumer call center at 1-866-204-9407 to receive reimbursement

-Cathy Jett

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