Close to 47,000 pounds of Bob Evans Farms pork sausage links are being recalled due to the possibility the project  could contain pieces of plastic.

The U.S. Department of Agriculture says sausage marked EST 6785, lot code: 8213 is suspect although there have been no confirmed reports of any injury.

The sausage was sold in New York, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Missouri, Maryland, North Carolina, Virginia, Ohio and Wisconsin.

Specific products are: Bob Evans Maple Pork Sausage Links, Brown Sugar and Honey, Fresh From Meijer Maple Flavored Sausage Links and Giant Eagle Maple Pork Breakfast Sausage Links (caramel color added).

Consumers are being told to throw the sausage away or return it to the point of purchase.