A kid’s favorite food is being recalled. Georgia-based Perdue Farms Inc is recalling 91,872 pounds of frozen chicken nuggets because they may have small pieces of plastic inside them.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) released a report stating company officials found small pieces of blue plastic in the chicken, after getting complaints from consumers.
The recall includes, the 1lb. 13 ounce bag of “Great Value Fully Cooked Chicken Nuggets.” The bag has the number P-33944, as well as a case code of 89008 A0160. The best if used by date is June 9, 2011.
Each case contains eight bags and the frozen chicken nugget product were produced on June 9 and shipped to a single retail store chain nationwide.
FSIS said yesterday there have been no known reports of injury from the foreign objects. Anyone concerned about an injury from consumption of this product should contact a physician.
If you purchased these nuggets at a store in Atlanta or anywhere else nationwide, contact Perdue Consumer Relations at (877) 727-3447. For more information click here.
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