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Chicago based packing company recalls raw ground beef products

Amity Packing Company, Inc. has recalled the ground beef products in 10 states due to possible contamination. Kentucky and Indiana are included on the list.

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Amity Packing Company Inc., a Chicago based packing company, is recalling approximately 2,020 pounds of raw ground beef products that may be contaminated with extraneous materials, specifically clear, thin pliable plastic, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced Friday .

The raw ground beef items were produced on Jan. 6, 2020. The following products are subject to recall:

  • 1-lb. VACUUM-PACKED, packages containing “Pre 95% LEAN/5% FAT GROUND BEEF” with lot code “0060,” case code “11402” and USE/FREEZE BY date of “01/31/2020” on the product label.

These items were shipped to locations in Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania and Wisconsin.

There have been no confirmed reports of adverse reactions due to consumption of these products. The FSIS advises if consumers were concerned about an injury or illness they should contact a healthcare provider.

Consumers with questions about the recall can contact Pre Brands LLC. at 1-844-773-3663. 

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