Whole Foods Market Glendale Recalls Lean Ground Beef Due to Potential Foreign Material Contamination

October 1, 2018

AUSTIN, Texas — Oct. 1, 2018 — Whole Foods Market is recalling 4.5 pounds of pre-packed ground beef (85 percent lean, 15 percent fat) produced at its Glendale, Calif. store because the product may be contaminated with foreign material.

The affected product was sold in the Whole Foods Market store in Glendale, Calif. with a purchase date or packed-on date of Sept. 30 and a sell-by date of Oct. 1, and it can be identified by PLU code 90004. The issue was discovered after a customer notified the store that the product contained hard plastic and metal. All affected product has been removed from store shelves. No other package dates or Whole Foods Market stores are affected.

Customers who purchased this product at Whole Foods Market Glendale can bring a valid receipt into the store for a full refund. Consumers with additional questions can call 1-844-936-8255 between the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 10:00 p.m. CST, Monday through Friday, or 8:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. CST Saturday through Sunday.