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Johnsonville sausages recalled due to possible plastic contamination

Recalls And Warnings
Johnsonville sausage recall

EAST PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) — Johnsonville is recalling more than 95,000 pounds of ready-to-eat jalapeño cheddar smoked sausage products that may be contaminated with plastic.

According to the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS), Johnsonville received a complaint from a consumer who discovered hard green plastic in the product. There have been no reports of adverse reactions to date, FSIS said.

The recalled sausages bear “EST. 34224” inside the USDA mark of inspection, have a “best by” date of 6/9/2019 and were shipped to retailers nationwide.

Consumers should throw away the recalled sausages or return them to the place of purchase.

Anyone with questions can contact Johnsonville Consumer Relations Coordinator Kirsten Bishir at 1-888-556-2728 orKBishir@johnsonville.com.

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