Company Recalls Taco Bell Beef Products Due To Contamination

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  A type of Taco Bell seasoned beef products have been recalled after the company discovered that they may be contaminated with “extraneous materials,” according to earlier reports.

  Kenosha Beef International recalled 2.3 million pounds of seasoned beef products that may be contaminated with metal shavings, according to the US Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS).

  The following items were produced on various dates from Sept. 20, 2019 to Oct. 4, 2019:

  • Cases containing eight 5-lb. plastic bags of “TACO BELL SEASONED Beef Taco and Burrito Filling” with use-by dates of “L2 11/4/19” to “L2 11/18/19”.

  Recalled items will have the establishment number “EST. 10130” on the case. These items were shipped to five distribution centers, and from there shipped to restaurant locations nationwide.

  Although there have been no reports of adverse reactions thus far, officials advise consumers to avoid the product and, if concerned about an injury or illness to contact your healthcare provider.