Meijer recalls ground beef over plastic concerns

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GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WTHR) - Meijer has issued a recall for ground beef that may contain pieces of hard plastic.

The voluntary recall includes one-pound packages of Meijer Ground Beef that was sold between March 22-April 9 of this year. The beef was sold in all Meijer stores in Indiana, Michigan, Ohio, Illinois, Kentucky and Wisconsin.

The affected products contain UPC numbers of 201258, 202106 and 201155 on packages of ground beef that are 80%, 85% or 90% lean. The items have a sell by date of April 10, 2019.

The meat was processed by JBS Plainwell, which issued the alert.

If you have purchased the recalled product, throw it away or return it to the nearest Meijer store to receive a full refund.

No injuries have been reported in connection with the recall.

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