Tyson Foods Recalling Chicken Nugget Products

September 27, 2016 01:53 PM

Tyson Foods Inc. is recalling nearly 132,520 pounds of fully cooked chicken nugget products that could contain hard plastic, according to a release from the USDA. 

The company received several consumer complaints about foreign plastic objects in its chicken nugget products.

According to Tyson Foods, the plastic could have come from a rod used to connect a plastic transfer belt.

Under recall are:

  • The 5-lb. bag of fully cooked Panko Chicken Nuggets, with a “Best If Used By” date of July 18, 2017.
  • The 20-lb. bulk packages containing Spare Time Fully Cooked, Panko Chicken Nuggets, Nugget-Shaped Chicken Breast Pattie Fritters with Rib Meat. The “Best If Used By” date is July 18, 2016.

The establishment number “EST 13556” will be printed near the “Best If Used By” date.

If you have these products, return them to where they were purchased or thrown away.

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