April 19, 2024

Tyson Meals is recalling almost 30,000 kilos of its dinosaur-shaped hen nuggets after some customers stated they discovered small items of steel inside, federal officers stated.

The recall introduced Saturday includes 29-ounce plastic luggage of the product labeled “Absolutely Cooked Enjoyable Nuggets Breaded Formed Rooster Patties,” the U.S. Division of Agriculture’s Meals Security and Inspection Service stated in a press release.

The recall impacts roughly 29,819 kilos of the dinosaur-shaped nuggets manufactured on Sept. 5 by the Arkansas-based meals processing firm.

The affected luggage have a best-before date of September 4, 2024 and batch codes 2483BRV0207, 2483BRV0208, 2483BRV0209 and 2483BRV0210, the assertion stated. The packaging options cartoon dinosaurs, one inexperienced and one purple, trying over a plate of breaded nuggets.

On its web site, the corporate stated it was voluntarily recalling the product “out of an abundance of warning.” It added that no different merchandise had been affected.

Based on the assertion from the Meals Security and Inspection Service, the merchandise had been shipped to distributors in Alabama, California, Illinois, Kentucky, Michigan, Ohio, Tennessee, Virginia and Wisconsin.

Tyson stated the issue was found after receiving complaints from customers who stated they discovered small items of steel within the product, the federal company stated.

There was one report of a “minor mouth damage” associated to consumption of the product, however no different stories of damage or sickness, officers stated.

“Anybody who is anxious about an damage or sickness ought to contact a well being care supplier,” the federal assertion stated.

The Meals Security and Inspection Service urged customers to not eat the nuggets and suggested that any merchandise left within the freezer must be “discarded or returned to the place of buy.”

This isn’t the primary recall of Tyson hen merchandise. In 2019, the corporate recalled 69,093 kilos of frozen hen strips after two folks reported discovering items of steel within the product, the Agriculture Division stated on the time.