Contaminated Spam Recall
Better check your cabinets for recalled Spam. The canned meat is being recalled due to four customers reportedly finding metal pieces inside the product.
The canned pork and chicken products were produced on February 8 through February 10, 2018. The following products are subject to the recall:
- 12-oz. metal cans containing “SPAM Classic” with a “Best By” February 2021 date and production codes: F020881, F020882, F020883, F020884, F020885, F020886, F020887, F020888 and F020889. These products were shipped throughout the United States.
- 12-oz. metal cans containing “Hormel Foods Black-Label Luncheon Loaf” with a “Best By” February 2021 date and production codes F02098 and F02108. These products were shipped to Guam only.
The products subject to recall bear establishment number “EST. 199N” on the bottom of the can. These items were shipped throughout the United States and to Guam.
There have been reports of minor oral injuries associated with consumption of the products. The USDA has received no additional reports of injury or illness from consumption of these products.
Anyone who has purchased these products is being urged not to consume them. These products should be thrown away or returned to the place of purchase.
Consumers with questions about the recall can contact Consumer Response, Hormel Foods, at (800) 523-4635.