USDA Recalls 72,000 lbs Of Canned Chicken Salad

Time to find something else to eat for lunch. Packs of Bumble Bee Chicken Salads were recalled today as some of them may be “contaminated with pieces of hard plastic.”

The recall affects Bumble Bee Lunch on the Run Chicken Salad Complete Lunch Kit – 8.2-ounce package (UPC 8660070741) with a “Best-by” date of 07/11 and Bumble Bee Chicken Salad with Crackers Ready-to-Eat Kit – 3.5-ounce package (UPC 8660070350) with a “Best-by” dates of 01/12 and 02/12.

No injuries have been reported. The recall came after consumers complained about finding plastic in their food, which is why if you find foreign stuff in your meals you should always report it.

bumblebeechikisalad.jpgIllinois Firm Recalls Canned Chicken Salad Products That May Contain Foreign Materials [USDA] (Thanks to Candace!)

Want more consumer news? Visit our parent organization, Consumer Reports, for the latest on scams, recalls, and other consumer issues.