Reports of injuries have led Conagra Brands to recall certain lots of frozen Birds Eye broccoli tots because of small rocks and metal fragments in the product.
“Conagra has received two reports to date of injury — dental damage — associated with the recalled product,” according to the company recall notice posted by the Food and Drug Administration. “Conagra Brands was made aware of this issue through calls from consumers.”
Conagra did not report where the product was distributed or what states consumers who reported injuries live in.
The 12-ounce bags of frozen, breaded broccoli tots have best-by dates through November 2022 so there is concern that consumers may still have the product in their home freezers. Consumers can use the following information to determine whether they have the broccoli tots on hand.
|Item Description||Case UPC||Item UPC||Batch/Lot Code||Best By Date|
|BE BROC TOTS 10/12Z||20-0-14500-00125- 6||00-0-14500-00125- 2||4715105620||AUG-19-2022 and AUG-25- 2022|
|BE BROC TOTS 10/12Z||20-0-14500-00125- 6||00-0-14500-00125- 2||4715104220||AUG-11-2022 and AUG-12- 2022|
|BE BROC TOTS 10/12Z||20-0-14500-00125- 6||00-0-14500-00125- 2||4715113720||NOV-17-2022|
|BE BROC TOTS 10/12Z||20-0-14500-00125- 6||00-0-14500-00125- 2||4715113020||NOV-10-2022|
“Consumers who have purchased this product are advised to dispose of it. Anyone concerned about an injury or illness should contact a healthcare provider,” according to the Conagra recall notice.
Consumers can reach Conagra Brands consumer care at 800-921-7404 or at email@example.com.
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