PITTSBURGH (CBS) — Johnsonville has issued a recall for ready-to-eat Jalapeño Cheddar Smoked Sausage products because they may be contaminated with plastic pieces that pose a choking hazard.

According to the USDA, the plastic pieces are hard and green.

(Source: johnsonville.com)

The products were packaged on March 12 and 13, and shipped nationwide and internationally.

They have the establishment number “EST. 34224” inside the USDA mark of inspection.

(Source: johnsonville.com)

The following products are subject to the recall:

  • 14-oz. film, vacuum packages containing “Johnsonville JALAPEÑO CHEDDAR Smoked Sausage” with a “Best By 06/09/2019” date on the back of the package.

Officials say the products should not be consumed. They can be returned to the place of purchase for a full refund.

For more information on the recall, visit the USDA’s website here.

Or, visit Johnsonville’s website at this link.