WASHINGTON, Jan. 29, 2019 – Tyson Foods, Inc., is recalling approximately 36,420 pounds of chicken nugget products that may be contaminated with rubber, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture.
The problem was discovered when the establishment received consumer complaints of extraneous material in purchased Panko Chicken Nugget products. FSIS was notified on Jan. 29, 2019.
There have been no confirmed reports of adverse reactions due to consumption of these products. Anyone concerned about an injury or illness should contact a healthcare provider.
Consumers are urged not to consume them and products should be thrown away or returned to the place of purchase.
The panko chicken nugget items were produced on Nov. 26, 2018. The following products are subject to recall: [View Labels (PDF only)]
- 5-lb. plastic packages of “Tyson WHITE MEAT PANKO CHICKEN NUGGETS” with a “BEST IF USED BY” date of “NOV 26 2019,” case code “3308SDL03” and time stamps 23:00 through 01:59 (inclusive).
The products subject to recall bear establishment number “P-13556” inside the USDA mark of inspection. These items were shipped to retail locations nationwide.
Consumers with questions about the recall can contact Tyson Consumer Relations at 1-888-747-7611.