Schreiber Processing Recalls Chicken Tender Products Due to Possible Foreign Matter Contamination and Misbranding
chicken tender products may be contaminated with plastic
Schreiber Processing is recalling approximately 2,330 pounds of chicken tender products that may be contaminated with plastic and misbranded, the U.S. Department of Agriculture's (USDA) Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced.
The breaded chicken breast tenders were produced on December 8, 2016 and packaged on December 9, 2016. The products being recalled are 10-lb. boxes containing Meal Mart BATTERED & BREADED CHICKEN BREAST TENDERS bearing item code 03-CTB and production code 0246.
The products subject to recall bear establishment number P-787 inside the USDA mark of inspection. These items were shipped to institutional and retail locations in New Jersey, New York, and Washington.
The problem was discovered after the company received a consumer complaint.
There have been no confirmed reports of injury or illness due to 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 questions or concerns about the recall can contact Mordechai Milworn, Q&A/HAACP Manager, at (718) 894-2000 ext. 336.