September 10, 2001
Butterball Turkey Variety Pack Recalled
- Butterball Turkey Variety Pack lunchmeat containing turkey bologna is
being voluntarily recalled from retail stores due to an unlabeled
ingredient. Available nationwide, 12 ounce Butterball Turkey Variety Pack,
UPC #45300-29022, contains turkey bologna made with milk protein, which is
not listed in the ingredient statement. Milk proteins can cause adverse
reactions in people with milk allergen sensitivities.
Consumers who are sensitive to milk
proteins are urged to return the product to the store where it was purchased
for a refund. Consumers who are not allergic to milk proteins can safely
consume this product.
The recall covers packages marked
with "Use By" dates from 10/18/01 to11/25/01 with USDA Establishment Code
P5533. The Use By date is found on the back of the package in the upper
right corner. No other Butterball products are included in this recall. No
reports of illness or allergic reaction related to this product have been
received. This voluntary Class II recall is being conducted in cooperation
with the U.S. Department of Agriculture.
Consumers who have questions about this product may call 1-800-414-4200
toll-free, 24 hours a day.