The United States Department of Agriculture released a news statement about a popular dinner entree containing "foreign matter," specifically bone fragments.
The Conagra Brands, Inc., from Russellville, Arkansas is recalling over 135,000 pounds of Salisbury steaks due to the product containing "extraneous materials, specifically bone."
The U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and the Inspection Service (FSIS) both announced this recall on April 11, 2018.
The issue was discovered when the company received several complaints with three reports of oral injuries associated with the consumption of the steaks.
According to the USDA, "The family-style, heat treated, not shelf stable Salisbury steak and brown gravy products were produced on March 10, 2018," are subject to recall.
27-oz carton containing plastic shrink-wrapped packages containing six pieces of 'Banquet Family Size 6 Salisbury Steaks and Brown Gravy Made with Chicken, Pork, and Beef — Grill Marks Added.'"
Lot Code: 5006 8069 10 05
Best Buy Date: September 1, 2019
FSIS and USDA are urging consumers not to consume these products. They are asked to either throw the product away or return the meals to the place of purchase.
Consumers with questions are asked to call Conagra Brands Consumer Affairs at (800) 289-6014.
Please share this with your family and friends to ensure they properly dispose of these products.
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