Food Recall Alert: Hamburger and Hot Dog Buns Due to Plastic Pieces Found in Products

Flowers Foods, Inc. has issued a voluntary recall of hamburger and hot dog buns as well as other bakery products due to the potential presence of small pieces of hard plastic that may have been used in production.  Consumption of these products may pose as a choking hazard.  No injuries or illnesses have been reported yet.

The recall affects several grocery stores and private brands in South Carolina, including:  Publix, Piggy Wiggly, Ingles, IGA, Walmart, Target, and more.  Brands affected include:  Flowers, Great Value, Market Pantry, Natural Grain, Nature’s Own, Wonder Bread and more.

Consumers should discard affected products or return to the place of purchase for a full refund.  For the full list and UPC codes of the recalled products click HERE.

Please note that the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) is not involved with this recall as it not within our regulatory authority.  This information is provided for informational purposes only.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s