Tyson Recall Gives New Meaning to Rubbery Chicken

Chicken nuggets produced on Nov. 26 might contain rubber
By Arden Dier,  Newser Staff
Posted Jan 30, 2019 7:12 AM CST
Tyson Recalls Chicken Nuggets, Now With More Rubber
A Tyson Foods, Inc., truck is parked at a food warehouse in Little Rock, Ark., in 2009.   (AP Photo/Danny Johnston, File)

Tyson Foods is recalling 36,420 pounds of chicken nuggets after consumers reported that they contain "extraneous material, specifically rubber." The Food Safety and Inspection Service announced Tuesday that 5-pound packages of "Tyson White Meat Panko Chicken Nuggets," produced on Nov. 26, 2018, should be thrown out, though there have been "no confirmed reports of adverse reactions." The plastic packages have a use-by date of Nov. 26, 2019 and the case code 3308SDL03, per CNN. They were shipped nationwide. (More recall stories.)

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