Perdue Farms

Perdue Foods recalls 4,530 pounds of chicken nuggets

Chicken nuggets recalled

Perdue Foods LLC is recalling approximately 4,530 pounds of chicken nugget products produced for Applegate Farms that may be contaminated with plastic materials, the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection Service announced Saturday.

The product subject to the recall is the 8-ounce boxed package containing about 18 pieces of Applegate Naturals Chicken Nuggets with a "best before" date of Sept. 27, 2016.

The products subject to the recall bear the establishment number "P-2617" inside the USDA mark of inspection. These items were shipped to retail distribution centers in Pennsylvania and New York, as well as Florida, Georgia, Indiana,...