Anyone who may have bought varieties of a popular brand with pasta sauce is asked to double-click on the label of concern if it can contain fragments of plastic.
On Saturday, Mikzan America Inc. announced that some Ragu pasta sorts are subject to a voluntary recall from an "abundance of caution".
"It has not been reported on consumer injuries or complaints," the company said in a press release.
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The sauces were produced between June 4-8 and were distributed nationally according to the company. Mizkan America said it believes that the majority of the production run is "in control" but some of the cases have been sent to customers.
"Mizkan cooperates with these retail partners to ensure that these Ragú varieties with the specified case / cap codes are removed from food retailers nationwide," the company said.
The affected sauces include:
- Ragú Old World Style Traditional (66 oz) with a June 4, 2020 best date.
- Ragú Chunky Tomato Garlic and Onion (45 and 66 ounces) with the 5th and 6th June 2020 best date.
- Ragu Old World Style Meat (66-ounhce) with a June 5, 2020 update date.
The products included in the recall can be identified with a yellow canister lid and the best use of the date specified by the company.
"This voluntary recall is limited to the pasta sauces with these specific production codes distributed nationwide," said Mizkan. "No other production codes / dates, sizes or varieties of Ragu pasta sauces are affected by this recall."
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One of the affected supermarket chains said that two of the varieties were sold on their stories.
"Consumers who bought these products are encouraged not to consume them," Publix Super Markets said. "These products must be disposed of or returned to the place of purchase for repayment."
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Mizkan said that customers who bought the affected sauces with the lid codes can contact a customer service hotline for a replacement coupon and to have some sauces listed for further review.