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Metal fragments cause frozen, organic pizza recall

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Organic food company Annie's is recalling seven varieties of its newly-released frozen pizzas.

Late Tuesday, The Food and Drug Administration announced there may be pieces of flexible metal inside of the pies. The government agency says the mishap is being blamed on a faulty screen at a third-party flour mill. 

The recall affects Annie's pizza products with best-by dates between January 9th and September 14th of this year.

The following products are subject to USDA recall: 

• 23.6-oz. Organic Pepperoni Pizza, UPC code 0 13562 20000 9 

• 25.4-oz. Organic Supreme Pizza, UPC code 0 13562 20002 3 

• 22.6-oz. Pepperoni Pizza, UPC code 0 13562 20006 1 

• 23.1-oz. BBQ Recipe Chicken Pizza, UPC code 0 13562 20009 2 

Each product package above has an establishment number of "EST. 5699", "EST. 15815B", "P-5699" or "P-15815B" ink jetted on the upper flap of carton's side panel.

In addition, the following products are subject to FDA recall:

• 23.5-oz. Organic Four Cheese Pizza, UPC code 0 13562 20001 6

• 22.5-oz. Four Cheese Pizza, UPC code 0 13562 20007 8

• 25-oz. Organic Spinach and Mushroom Pizza, UPC code 0 13562 20005 4 

FSIS, FDA and the company have received no reports of injury associated with consumption of these products.

Click here for more information on the recall.

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