Nearly 12 Million Pounds of Chicken Strips Recalled Due to Metal Contamination
Tyson Foods is recalling nearly 12 million pounds of frozen, ready-to-eat chicken strip products that may contain metal.
The problem was first discovered in March when over 69,000 pounds of chicken was recalled. The expansion now includes frozen, ready-to-eat chicken strip items produced on various dates from Oct. 1, 2018 through March 8, 2019 and have “Use By Dates” of Oct. 1, 2019 through March 7, 2020. The products subject to recall bear establishment number “P-7221” on the back of the product package.
Get the full list of recalled chicken at USDA.gov.
There have been 6 complaints and three alleging oral injury from the metal found in the chicken strips.
You're advised to check your freezer and throw away any recalled chicken or return to the point of purchase for a refund.
Consumers with questions about the recall can contact Tyson Foods Consumer Relations at 1-866-886-8456.