Over 48,000 pounds of pork patty products recalled, possible black rubber contamination

The problem was discovered when the firm received three consumer complaints regarding black rubber in the product

Over 48,000 pounds of pork patty products recalled, possible black rubber contamination
Recalled pork patties

(KPLC) - Johnsonville, LLC. is recalling raw ground frozen cheddar cheese and bacon flavored pork patty products due to possible foreign matter contamination, says the USDA.

Around 48,371 pounds of meat could be contaminated with black rubber, USDA says.

Affected lots include:

  • 24-oz. (1.5 lbs.) plastic bag in a carton of frozen “Johnsonville Grillers CHEDDAR CHEESE & BACON FLAVOR” with “Best Flavor By: 7/24/2019” represented on the label.
  • 24-oz. (1.5 lbs.) plastic bag in a carton of frozen “Johnsonville Grillers CHEDDAR CHEESE & BACON FLAVOR” with “Best Flavor By: 8/13/2019” represented on the label.
  • 24-oz. (1.5 lbs.) plastic bag in a carton of frozen “Johnsonville Grillers CHEDDAR CHEESE & BACON FLAVOR” with “Best Flavor By: 8/14/2019” represented on the label.

The USDA says there have been no confirmed reports of adverse reactions due to consumption of these products. Customers are urged to not consume the product.

See the USDA’s full report HERE.

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