(WBRE/WYOU-TV)   A voluntary nationwide recall has been issued for some Ragu Pasta sauces.

       According to a statement from the parent company Mizkan America the product may contain bits of plastic.

     The recall is for jars of Chunky Style Tomato Garlic and Onion in 45 and 66-ounce jars…

      Also, Old World Style Meat in 66 ounces with certain production codes.

      You should check your pantries and fridges for the affected sauces.

       If you have one, it should not be eaten and should be thrown away.

According to the company’s website- here is a list of the jars that are included in the voluntary recall:

On the recalled sauces, consumers should look for the Cap Code on the yellow RAGÚ® jar cap as well as the Best Use By Dates listed below. Please see the attached product photos with cap/best used by codes.  These recalled sauces are:

RAGÚ® Chunky Tomato Garlic & Onion, 45 oz.

  • Flavor description:   RAGÚ® Chunky Tomato Garlic & Onion
  • Cap code: JUN0620YU2
  • Best Use By Date:       JUN0620YU2

 RAGÚ® Chunky Tomato Garlic & Onion, 66 oz.

  • Flavor Description:   RAGÚ® Chunky Tomato Garlic & Onion
  • Cap code: JUN0520YU2
  • Best Use by Date: JUN0520YU2

RAGÚ® Chunky Tomato Garlic & Onion, 66 oz.

  • Flavor Description: RAGÚ® Chunky Tomato Garlic & Onion
  • Cap code: JUN0620YU2
  • Best Use By Date:     JUN0620YU2

RAGÚ® Old World Style Traditional, 66 oz.

  • Flavor description:   RAGÚ® Old World Style Traditional
  • Cap code:                 JUN0420YU2
  • Best Use By Date:       JUN0420YU2

RAGÚ® Old World Style Meat, 66 oz.

  • Flavor description:   RAGÚ® Old World Style Meat
  • Cap code:                 JUN0520YU2
  • Best Use By Date:      JUN0520YU2

   For information on how to receive a replacement jar.   Consumers who have purchased the recalled RAGÚ® sauces with the outlined cap codes should call our Customer-Service Hotline to receive a replacement.  Our Customer-Service Hotline can be reached at 800-328-7248.  Our Customer-Service Team is available to take your call Monday – Friday from 7:30 am – 5:00 pm CST.  Mizkan America will provide a replacement coupon to reporting consumers and also may make arrangements to retrieve the product for further examination.

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