The U.S. Department of Agriculture announced the recall of 72,000 pounds of Bumble Bee brand canned chicken salad products after consumers reported finding pieces of hard plastic. No injuries were reported. The recall involves 8.2-ounce packages of Bumble Bee Lunch on the Run Chicken Salad Complete Lunch Kit with a best-by date of 08/11 and 3.5-ounce packages of Bumble Bee Chicken Salad with Crackers with a best-by date of 02/12.
The cans of chicken salad bear the establishment number "P-169" inside the USDA mark of inspection and the lot code "0225XXQBC" printed on the package. The chicken salad products were assembled between Aug. 14 and Aug 28, 2010, and shipped to distributors and retail stores nationwide.
The Suter Company Inc. manufactured the products. For more information, call 815-895-9186.