WSIL-TV - Nearly 25 tons of smoked sausage products are being recalled because they may be contaminated with plastic.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture announced the recall by Eddy Packing Co. of Yoakum involving smoked sausage products ranging from 2½ pounds to 30 pounds that were processed April 5 with packing dates of April 5-6.
The products have "EST. 4800" inside the USDA mark and were shipped to Illinois, California, Georgia, New Mexico, Oklahoma, and Texas. You can see the labels of recalled products by scrolling through the examples below.
The problem was discovered after the company received complaints from a restaurant that pieces of white, hard plastic were found embedded in the sausage during slicing.
If you purchased any of the products involved in this recall, return it to the store where you purchased it. Click here for full details on the recall.