Chicken Nuggett Recall: Important details for Consumers

By Alan Ng - Jul 21, 2010

Following on from our earlier report, which informed you about the chicken nugget recall over in the US, we now have an update on that story now, with some important information for consumers that are affected.

We told you earlier that Perdue Farms, Inc. is recalling an estimated 91,872 pounds of frozen chicken nugget products, after realising that the products contained foreign materials inside – click here for a recap on the story.

If you are worried about this particular recall or have even bought a packet of the chicken nuggets in question, then you are advised to visit – a website with live chat services which has been set up by the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS).

Alternatively, you can call the USDA Meat and Poultry Hotline 1-888-MPHotline (1-888-674-6854) if you want to speak to an adviser on the phone about the recall. Lines are open during the week from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. ET.

What are your thoughts on the chicken nugget recall? Did you find any bits of plastic inside your packaging?


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Also See: Chicken Nugget Recall: Reasons Why – Statement from Perdue