Tyson Foods Recalls Chicken Nuggets For ‘Foreign Matter Contamination’
Here we go again. Check your freezer.
Tyson Foods Inc. of Springdale, AR, is recalling approximately 75,320 pounds of frozen, fully cooked chicken nugget products that may be contaminated with extraneous materials. Whatever that means..we just know you shouldn’t eat the product.
The following products are subject to USDA recall:
- 5-lb. bags of “Tyson Fully Cooked White Meat Chicken Nuggets – 16142-928” with a “Best if Used By” date of “Jan 26 2015” or Feb 16 2015.” The manufacturer codes “0264SDL0315 through 19” and “0474SDL0311 through 14” can also be found on the bags. These products were produced Jan. 26, 2014, or Feb. 16, 2014, and shipped nationwide to Sam’s Clubs.
- 20-lb. bulk packs of “Spare Time Fully Cooked Nugget-Shaped Chicken Breast Pattie Fritters w/Rib Meat – 16142-861” with identifying case codes of “0264SDL0315 through 19” and “0474SDL0311 through 14.” These products were produced Jan. 26 and Feb. 16, 2014, and were shipped for institutional use in Indiana and to a Tyson Foods company store in Arkansas.
- The product bags bear the establishment number “P-13556″.. The company says.. anyone having a bag of the affected product should discard the product, cut the UPC and date code from the back of the bag, and mail it to the following address for a full refund: Tyson Foods – CP631, P.O. Box 2020, Springdale, AR, 72765-9989.
Consumers with questions about the recall should contact Tyson Foods Consumer Services toll-free at (866) 328-3156. Small pieces of plastic was found in some of the product.