Chicken nuggets recalled for possible contamination

The US Department of Agriculture announced the recall of Applegate Naturals Chicken Nuggets because they may be contaminated with plastic materials.

The recall includes 8-oz. boxed packages containing approximately 18 pieces of “Applegate Naturals Chicken Nuggets” with a best before date of 09/27/2016.

The products subject to recall bear establishment number “P-2617” inside the USDA mark of inspection.

The problem was discovered when the establishment received consumer complaints of small, solid, clear plastic inside the Applegate Naturals Chicken Nuggets.

Consumers who have purchased the chicken nuggets should throw them away or return them to the store.

Consumers with questions about the recall can contact Applegate Consumer Relations, at 1-866-587-5858.

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