WASHINGTON (AP) - Federal authorities say an eastern
Pennsylvania company is recalling about 5,550 pounds of pureed pork
products that may contain foreign materials.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection
Service said Monday that the recall by K. Heeps Inc. of Allentown
is for 4.5 pound boxes of Imperial Sysco "Puree Shaped Meats
Country Style Pork and Binder Product."
The boxes have the mark "EST. 9379" inside the USDA inspection
mark. They were produced on June 16 and shipped to California,
Florida, Illinois, Kentucky, Maryland, Missouri, New Jersey, Ohio,
Texas, Utah and Virginia as well as Pennsylvania for institutional
The department said two consumers reported finding small metal
fragments in the products that may have come from blending
equipment at the plant. There have been no reports of injuries.
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