Impossible Burger is Recalled for Plastic

Posted on March 23, 2019 by

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According to eater.com, Impossible Foods has issued a recall after a California restaurant found a piece of plastic in a bulk Impossible Burger product.

Recall information:

Lot produced on February 19, 2019
Lot number: OAK19050000

Impossible Foods has ordered the recovery of the lot produced on Feb. 19, 2019.  It’s the first time the company behind the “bleeding” Impossible Burger has issued a recall of its restaurant-quality fake meat.

The company is asking all operators to discard product with the lot number OAK19050000, which appears on product cases and on the five-pound packaged blocks of vegan burger. The company will compensate any distributor forced to get rid of product and that they are “taking preventative measures to ensure the safety of our product and the operations of our food manufacturing plant.”


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