PORTLAND, Oregon (KOIN) — Some ground turkey products have been recalled from Butterball due to possible contamination, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service said Wednesday.
The recall affects more than 14,000 pounds of ground turkey products. The FSIS said the products “may be contaminated with foreign substances, specifically blue plastic.”
These are the products returned:
- 2.5 lbs. Trays containing “BUTTERBALL FAMILY FAMILY FARM ALL NATURAL TURKEY” with status code 50211271, Sold or Freeze dated 10/18/2021, and timestamps 2123 through 2302 printed on the package.
- 3 lbs. Trays containing “Kroger GROUND TURKEY” with status code 50211271, Sold or Freeze dated 10/17/2021, and timestamps 2314 through 2351 printed on the package.
The recalled products are marked with the organization number “EST. P-7345.” They are shipped to stores throughout the United States and must be disposed of or returned to the place of purchase.
Injuries have been reported. Anyone with concerns about an injury or illness is advised to contact their healthcare provider.
Anyone with questions about returns can call the Butterball Consumer Hotline at 800.288.8372.