Metal Contamination Leads to 2-Ton Beef Patty Recall

The contaminants are thought to have been discovered before reaching consumers.

Hamburger Patties

Fort Atkinson, Wisconsin-based OSI Industries is recalling approximately 4,218 pounds of ready-to-eat beef patty products that may be contaminated with extraneous metal materials. The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service made the announcement.

The frozen, ready-to-eat beef patties were produced on August 10. The 38-lb. bulk lined boxes were shipped to processors in Iowa and Wisconsin. The problem was discovered during further processing activities at another federal establishment.

There have been no confirmed reports of adverse reactions due to consumption of these products