Baby Formula Shortage in the United States: A Major Producer Agrees to Restart Production

FDA announces consent decree to restart production at Abbotts facility in Michigan . US Attorney General Merrick Garland: Recall has exacerbated national formula shortage .

Washington, D.C. — The FDA announced a consent decree on Monday to restart production at Abbotts facility in Michigan, which was shut down due to a recall, according to a statement from US Attorney General Merrick Garland.The company said in a statement that the decision was premature, and that the company was aware that millions of parents and caregivers depend on us and that our voluntary recall has exacerbated the national formula shortage.