WASHINGTON – Bay Shore, NY-based America New York Ri Wang Food Group Co., Ltd. announced the recall of approximately 14,635 lbs of ready-to-eat (RTE) sausage sticks and luncheon loaf products that may be contaminated with extraneous materials, specifically metal, according to the US Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS).
The RTE sausage sticks and luncheon loaf items being recalled were produced on various dates from April 5, 2022 to May 5, 2022 and are as follows:
- 16-oz plastic bags containing one luncheon loaf with a “Use/Refreeze by NOV. 11, 2022” date and lot numbers of 422094 and 422110.
- 23-oz plastic bags containing 10 sausage sticks with a “Use/Refreeze by NOV. 13, 2022” date and lot numbers of 422094, 422102, 422112, 422116, 522122 and 522124.
- 10-oz plastic bags containing four sausage sticks with a “Use/Refreeze by NOV. 13, 2022” date and lot numbers of 422094, 422102, 422112, 422116, 422119, 522122 and 522123.
The recalled products bear establishment number “EST. 40200A” inside the USDA mark of inspection and were shipped to retail locations nationwide.
The problem was discovered after the firm received a consumer complaint reporting they found two metal pieces embedded in the sausage stick.
No confirmed injuries or adverse reactions due to consumption of these products have been reported. Anyone concerned about an injury or illness should contact a healthcare provider.
FSIS is concerned that some product may be in consumers’ refrigerators or freezers. Consumers who have purchased these products are urged not to consume them. These products should be thrown away or returned to the place of purchase.