The following notice has been issued by the Food Standards Agency:

McCain Foods is recalling McCain Hash Browns because they may contain small pieces of plastic. The presence of plastic makes this product unsafe to eat. Only product produced between the times 12:00-23:59 with the batch code W25032019 are affected.

Product details
McCain Hash Browns
Pack size: 625 g
Batch code: W25032019 12:00 to 23:59
Best-before-end date: September 2020

McCain Hash Browns
McCain Hash Browns (batch)

No other McCain Foods products are known to be affected.

Risk statement
The product may contain small pieces of plastic which makes it unsafe to eat.

Action taken by the company
McCain Foods is recalling the above product. Point-of-sale notices will be displayed in all retail stores that are selling this product. These notices explain to customers why the product is being recalled and tell them what to do if they have bought the product.

Our advice to consumers
If you have bought the above product, do not eat it. Instead, return it to the store from where it was bought for a full refund.


Recall: McCain – McCain Hash Browns