Contamination Risk Prompts Recall of More Than 100,000 Pounds of Ready-to-Eat Chicken Patties

The chicken patties may be contaminated with rubber

Contamination Risk Prompts Recall of More Than 100,000 Pounds of Ready-to-Eat Chicken Patties
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February 26, 2018

Pilgrim's Pride Corp. has issued a recall for around 101,310 pounds of ready-to-eat breaded chicken patties that may be contaminated with rubber.

Recall Details

The affected Gold Kist Farms Fully Cooked Whole Grain Home-Style Breaded Chicken Patties were shipped to institutions nationwide in 30-lb. boxes that each contained six 5-lb. clear bags.

The recalled product was produced and packed on September 6, 2017 and can be identified by a case code of 72491050xx and a product code of 665400.

The impacted ready-to-eat breaded chicken patties also bear an establishment number of P-20728 inside the USDA mark of inspection.

Reports of Illness

The problem was discovered after Pilgrim's Pride received a customer complaint. To date, there have been no confirmed reports of illness related to the consumption of this product.

Anyone concerned about an injury or illness should contact a healthcare provider.

What should consumers do?

Customers who have purchased any of the recalled Gold Kist Farms Breaded Chicken Patties should discard them immediately or return them to the place of purchase.

Consumers with questions or concerns about this recall can contact James Brown, consumer relations manager at Pilgrim's Pride, by calling (800) 321-1470.