10,800 Pounds of Chicken Products Recalled Over ‘Bulging’ Cans

June 27, 2018 Updated: June 27, 2018

A New Jersey-based firm says it is recalling thousands of pounds of chicken products due to possible processing problem.

The company “is recalling approximately 10,805 pounds of canned chicken gravy products due to a possible processing deviation that may have led to underprocessing of products,” said the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service.

The recall entails 10.5-ounce canned “Western Beef Chicken GRAVY” with lot codes 1809515, 1809525, 1809535, and 1809545 and a best by date of June 2021. Also included is 10.5-ounce canned “ShopRite Chicken GRAVY” with lot code 1809515, 1809525, 1809535, and 1809545 and a best by date of June 2021. And 10.5-ounce canned “Price Rite Chicken GRAVY” with lot code 1809515, 1809525, 1809535, and 1809545 and a best by date of June 2021 are being recalled.

The products have the establishment number “P-864” inside the USDA mark of inspection.

They were shipped to locations in New Jersey and New York.

“The problem was discovered on June 19, 2018, during the establishment’s labeling process, which detected multiple bulging cans of chicken gravy. FSIS was notified on June 21, 2018,” said the agency. “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 who bought the items are urged not to consume them. They should be thrown away or returned.

 

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