The plastic made its way into the packaging and was not baked into the product, according to the manufacturer.
One flavor of Entenmann's Little Bites Soft Baked Cookies is being recalled due to the potential presence of blue plastic pieces in individual packaging pouches. This contaminated variety was sold in every USA state except the following thirteen: Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, New Mexico, Oregon, Texas, Utah, Washington, and Wyoming.
The cookies were manufactured on a dedicated production line and no other products were impacted.
The cookies that might have the strips of plastic were sold in 37 states, including Florida.
Parents should be on the look out for "best by" dates of August 31 and September 7, 2019, and a lot code of 1350. And, a UPC code of 7203002378 1350. "The UPC Code can be found in the lower right-hand corner on the back of the box", the administration stated. The company said it has not received any reports of injury to date. The most common reason for nut recalls was possible Salmonella contamination. Peanut butter linked to a Salmonella outbreak was recalled.
All recalled products are being removed from store shelves, the company said.