2 Million Pounds Of Chicken Has Been Recalled In 8 States
If you’re thinking of having chicken on the menu for dinner tonight, you might want to read the below to make sure it’s safe to eat.
A recall has been made on more than 2 million pounds of poultry products in eight states over fears of contamination with foreign matter such as metal, federal health officials said.
According to cnn Arkansas-based Simmons Prepared Foods, Inc. recalled the items produced from October 21 through November 4 this year. They are 2,071,397 pounds of poultry products, including ready to cook chicken whole legs, boneless skinless chicken, halal chicken leg quarters and chicken tenderloins.
The products subject to recall have an establishment number "P-1949," "P- 486" or "P-5837" inside the USDA mark of inspection, and were shipped to Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Georgia, Minnesota, Oklahoma and Pennsylvania.
Those who've purchased the products are urged to throw them away or return them to the store.