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The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service issued a recall notice for Perdue Foods chicken nuggets that may be contaminated with wood.

SALT LAKE CITY — Perdue Farms has recalled a slew of chicken nuggets.

The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service issued a recall notice for Perdue Foods chicken nuggets that may be contaminated with wood.

The company recalled the products after customers complained they found wood inside the chicken nuggets.

More than 68,000 pounds of nuggets may have been contaminated, according to the USDA.

Here are details about the recalled nuggets:

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  • “Perdue SimplySmart Organics Breaded Chicken Nuggets Gluten Free”
  • Best by date: Oct. 25, 2019
  • UPC Bar Code 72745-80656
  • Size: 22 oz.
FSIS
The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service issued a recall notice for Perdue Foods chicken nuggets that may be contaminated with wood.

How it happened: Perdue received three customer complaints about wood in the food. The company filed a report to the FSIS consumer complaint system, which was notified Thursday, according to Philly Voice.

What’s next: Customers are encouraged to avoid eating the nuggets. Either throw them away or return them to the stores where you bought them for a refund, according to the Cincinnati Enquirer.