JBS USA, a North Carolina food processing company that supplies meat to Kroger is recalling more than 35,000 pounds of ground beef because it might be possibly contaminated with bits of hard plastic.
The recall was issued after a consumer complained that hard, blue pieces of plastic were found in one of the meat products, the US Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service said in a statement.
The recalled ground beef was sent to distribution centers in Virginia and Indiana for further distribution.
There are no reports of injury or illnesses reported.
To see a list of the recalled ground beef products, click on the link—-Recalled Ground Beef List
The products subject to recall bear establishment number “EST. 34176” inside the USDA mark of inspection.
If you have this product, please do not consume. These products should be thrown away or returned to the place of purchase.