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Over 7 Million Pounds Of Hot Dogs Recalled Due Possible Fragments (Video)

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Bronx, NY-based Marathon Enterprises Inc. recalled approximately 7,196,084 pounds of hot dog products that may be contaminated with extraneous materials, specifically bone fragments, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS).  Marathon Enterprises markets the hot dogs under the label “Sabrett”

The contamination  was first reported through the FSIS’ Consumer Compliant Monitoring System (CCMS) on July 10, 2017. Complaints stated that extraneous material, specifically pieces of bone, were found within the product.  CCMS also received on report of a minor oral injury from eating one of the bone-bearing products.

Anyone concerned about an injury or illness should contact a healthcare provider.

The beef and pork hot dog and sausage items were produced on various dates between March 17, 2017 and July 4, 2017. Both retail and institutional products are subject to the recall with the UPC codes referred  to being the last three or four digits of the number in the code.

Here is the Recall notice

Here is the list of recalled codes

Food Safety Newsexcerpt posted on SWFloridaReporter.com, July 1, 2017

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