State officials say candy imported from China that could be contaminated with the
industrial chemical melamine has been found in grocery store shelves in three
The White Rabbit candy was recalled by a distributor earlier this month, but
officials said it has since been found in stores in Eau
Claire, Sheboygan and Wausau, and also in a Wisconsin
grocery distribution center.
No illnesses associated with the product have been reported in Wisconsin or elsewhere in the U.S.
melamine has been blended into dry dairy products, which, in turn, were used
as ingredients in other foods. 10-08-08