The Sahlen Packing Company, Inc. in Buffalo is recalling approximately 13,224 pounds of ready-to-eat (RTE) deli ham products that may contain plastic, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service.
Varying weights of whole hams sliced and sold by weight at retail deli counters containing “MARKET 32 BY PRICE CHOPPER BLACK FOREST HAM with natural juices caramel color added 97% FAT FREE” and a sell-by date of 4/8/19 represented on the label are affected.
The whole ham products subject to recall bear establishment number “EST. 5155” inside the USDA mark of inspection.
These items were shipped to retail locations in Connecticut, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New York, Pennsylvania, and Vermont.
No injuries or illnesses have been reported due to the contaminated meat.
Anyone with questions is asked to contact Joseph Sahlen Sr., owner, Sahlen Packaging Company, Inc. at (716) 852-8677.