m and m candy

Posted on: Tue, 12/25/2012 - 9:06am
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Joined: 12/25/2012 - 16:02

are plain m&m's nut free

Posted on: Tue, 12/25/2012 - 10:20am
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Plain M&M's are supposedly nut free, but they contain the warning 'may contain peanuts'. It's not worth the risk.

Posted on: Thu, 02/14/2013 - 6:07am
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I agree it's not worth the risk. There have been other parents who have posted (years ago) that had children who DID have reactions from plain m&m's. We do not allow anything made in a facility because the residue can get into the air ducts and cross contaminate other areas. Hope that helps.

Posted on: Wed, 02/27/2013 - 11:31am
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Joined: 02/27/2013 - 17:39

Our allergist told us that they melt the defective peanut m&m's, remove the nuts, and use the chocolate that was melted off to make more m&m's both plain and peanut. So there is a pretty good chance of cross contamination if the information she gave us is accurate.

Posted on: Wed, 03/13/2013 - 1:35pm
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Read an article about a child who died from her peanut allergy after eating plain M&M's.

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