Michigan Turkey Producers Recalls Turkey Products Due To Possible Foreign Matter Contamination

Approximately 54,011 pounds of turkey breast products may be contaminated

Michigan Turkey Producers Recalls Turkey Products Due To Possible Foreign Matter Contamination
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October 21, 2016

Michigan Turkey Producers is recalling approximately 54,011 pounds of turkey breast products that may be contaminated with extraneous materials, specifically an unidentified black material.

The affected oven roasted turkey breast items (logs and sliced) were produced on August 29, 2016 and September 16, 2016. The following products are subject to this recall:

  • 12-lb. packages containing MESON SANDWICHES, OVEN ROASTED SLICED TURKEY BREAST with a use or freeze by date of 11/27/16 and a case code of 48598 on the left side of the label.
  • 22-lb. logs containing OVEN ROASTED TURKEY BREAST WITH BROTH, with a use or freeze by date of 11/27/16 and a case code of 48576 on the left side of the label.
  • 22-lb. logs containing OVEN ROASTED TURKEY BREAST WITH BROTH with a use or freeze by date of 12/15/16 and a case code of 48576 on the left side of the label.

The products subject to recall bear establishment number P-20935A inside the USDA mark of inspection. These items were shipped to a distribution center in Florida and food services in Florida and Puerto Rico.

The problem was discovered when the establishment received a customer complaint. Thus far, there have been no confirmed reports of injury or illness from consumption of these products.

Anyone concerned about an injury or illness should contact a healthcare provider. Consumers who have purchased these products are urged not to consume them. Instead, these products should be thrown away or returned to the place of purchase.

Consumers with any additional questions or concerns about the recall can contact Deborah Hein, director of quality assurance, at (616) 245-2221, ext. 237.