PhotoJBS USA of Lenoir, N.C., is recalling approximately 4,922 pounds of ground beef that may be contaminated with extraneous materials, specifically shredded pieces of Styrofoam packaging.

There have been no confirmed reports of adverse reactions due to consumption of these products.

The following item, produced on July 15, 2017, is being recalled:

  • 2-lb. black Styrofoam plastic wrapped trays containing ground beef labeled “CERTIFIED ANGUS BEEF GROUND CHUCK 80% LEAN 20% FAT” with a production date 7/15/17 and case code 541640.

The recalled product, bearing establishment number “EST. 34176” inside the USDA mark of inspection, was shipped to a distribution center in North Carolina for further distribution.

What to do

Consumers with questions about the recall may contact Cheri Schneider, JBS director of external communications, at (970) 506-7717.


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