RAGÚ pasta sauces recalled, may contain plastic fragments

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(WFRV) — Certain RAGÚ pasta sauces have been recalled because the sauce may contain fragments of plastic.

The Food and Drug Administration says Mizkan America, Inc. announced the voluntary recall of select sauces in the U.S. due to the threat of plastic fragments.

While no injuries or complaints have been recorded, recalled sauces should be discarded and not consumed.

To determine if your RAGÚ sauce is included in the recall, the FDA says consumers should look for the Cap Code on the yellow RAGÚ jar cap as well as the Best Use By Dates listed below.

Here are the recalled sauces:

  • RAGÚ® Chunky Tomato Garlic & Onion, 45 oz.
    • Flavor description: RAGÚ® Chunky Tomato Garlic & Onion
    • Cap code: JUN0620YU2
    • Best Use By Date: JUN0620YU2  
  • RAGÚ® Chunky Tomato Garlic & Onion, 66 oz.
    • Flavor Description: RAGÚ® Chunky Tomato Garlic & Onion
    • Cap code: JUN0520YU2
    • Best Use by Date: JUN0520YU2
  • RAGÚ® Chunky Tomato Garlic & Onion, 66 oz.
    • Flavor Description: RAGÚ® Chunky Tomato Garlic & Onion
    • Cap code: JUN0620YU2
    • Best Use By Date: JUN0620YU2
  • RAGÚ® Old World Style Traditional, 66 oz.
    • Flavor description: RAGÚ® Old World Style Traditional
    • Cap code: JUN0420YU2
    • Best Use By Date: JUN0420YU2
  • RAGÚ® Old World Style Meat, 66 oz.
    • Flavor description: RAGÚ® Old World Style Meat
    • Cap code: JUN0520YU2
    • Best Use By Date: JUN0520YU2

Only the pasta sauces listed above are included in this nationwide recall.

Affected sauces were produced between June 4-8 and Mizkan America believes the majority of this production run is in its control.

The FDA says some cases of the sauces listed above were shipped to customers recently and these cases and products are subject to this voluntary recall.

Consumers with impacted products should call Mizkan America’s Customer-Service Hotline at 800-328-7248 to receive a replacement.

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