Innovative Solutions Inc., of Kent, WA, is recalling more than 48 tons of raw ground chicken patty products that may be contaminated with pieces of bone, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced today.

The problem was discovered after the firm received consumer complaints reporting
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