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Zachary Chocolate Covered Marshmallow Eggs recalled

The eggs have the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella

Zachary Confections is recalling certain production lots of its Zachary Chocolate Covered Marshmallow Eggs because they have the potential to be contaminat...

PhotoZachary Confections is recalling certain production lots of its Zachary Chocolate Covered Marshmallow Eggs because they have the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella.

The recall was initiated in response to a test result indicating the potential for Salmonella contamination in a sample taken during routine post-production testing from one of the production lots of product that is the subject of this recall.

The product is packaged in white egg crates with purple, green and yellow lettering. The specific Case UPC numbers, Unit UPC numbers, Code Dates and Best Buy Date for the recalled products are:

Product/BrandCase UPCUnit UPCCode DatesBest Buy Date
Zachary Chocolate Covered Marshmallow Egg Crates 5 oz 
[Product # 31-797]
(white colored egg crate with colored lettering)
1 00 75186 31797 30 75186 15797 8D3245D; 
D3145E; F3145E; D3245E
02/14/14

The recalled product was manufactured February 20-21, 2013, and was shipped from the Zachary Confections’ facility February 21-22, 2013.The product was distributed to some retail stores in sections of Iowa, Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota and Wisconsin.

No other Zachary Confections products are involved in this recall.

The company has not received any consumer illness complaints associated with its products.

Production of the product has been suspended while the investigation continues into the source of the potential problem.

Consumers who have purchased the recalled product should destroy or return it to the store where purchased.

Consumers may contact Zachary Confections Customer Service at (765) 654-8356 between 8:00am and 4:30pm EST for more information.

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Lotus recalls 2007-2008 Elises and Exigs

The oil cooler line could detach from its fitting

Lotus is recalling model year 2007-2008 Elise and Exige vehicles manufactured from December 1, 2006, through October 31, 2007. The oil cooler line may be...

PhotoLotus is recalling model year 2007-2008 Elise and Exige vehicles manufactured from December 1, 2006, through October 31, 2007.

The oil cooler line may become detached from its fitting. A detached oil line could spray oil on a tire, increasing the risk of a crash, or it could spray oil throughout the engine compartment increasing the risk of a fire.

Lotus will notify owners, and dealers will replace the oil cooler hose fittings and the entire lateral oil cooler hose, free of charge. The safety recall is expected to begin on March 4, 2013.

Owners may contact Lotus at 1-800-245-6887.

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Jerdon Style recalls one-cup coffeemakers

The coffeemaker can overheat, posing fire and burn hazards

Jerdon Style of Richardson, TX, is recalling about 6,000 one-cup coffeemakers. The coffeemaker can overheat, posing fire and burn hazards to consumers. Th...

PhotoJerdon Style of Richardson, TX, is recalling about 6,000 one-cup coffeemakers.

The coffeemaker can overheat, posing fire and burn hazards to consumers. The company has received four reports of coffee makers overheating. No injuries have been reported.

This recall involves Jerdon Style model CM12B one-cup coffee makers, with date code 1217. The coffee makers are black and have an oval, red indicator light above the on/off switch. The coffee maker brews a single, eight to 12-ounce cup of coffee. The phrases “FIRST CLASS” and “JERDON” are printed in white letters on the front of the product. The model and date code are imprinted on a nameplate located on the bottom of the coffeemaker.

The coffeemakers, manufactured in China, were sold at hotel/motel product suppliers and major online retailers from July 2012 to January 2013 for between $15 and $26.

Consumers should immediately stop using and unplug the recalled coffee makers and contact Jerdon Style for instructions on how to receive a full refund.

Consumers may contact Jerdon Style at (800) 223-3571, from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. CT Monday through Friday.

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Green Day brand white melon seeds recalled

The seeds contain undeclared sulfites

Domega NY International of Brooklyn, NY, is recalling Green Day brand white melon seeds because they contain undeclared sulfites. People who have severe ...

PhotoDomega NY International of Brooklyn, NY, is recalling Green Day brand white melon seeds because they contain undeclared sulfites.

People who have severe sensitivity to sulfites run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reactions if they consume this product.

The recalled product comes in a 9.8oz (280gram) clear, plastic bag on a plastic tray insert with the following code: Exp 09/29/2014. The UPC code is 6868978724120.

The product, imported from China, was sold in New York City.

The recall was initiated after routine sampling by New York State Department of Agriculture and Markets Food Inspectors and subsequent analysis of the product by Food Laboratory personnel revealed the presence of sulfites in packages of that did not declare sulfites on the label. The consumption of 10 milligrams of sulfites per serving has been reported to elicit severe reactions in some asthmatics.

Anaphylactic shock could occur in certain sulfite sensitive individuals upon ingesting 10 milligrams or more of sulfites. No illnesses have been reported to date.

Consumers who have purchased Green Day brand white melon seeds should return it to the place of purchase.

Consumers with questions may contact the company at 646-388-3032.

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Hyundai recalls 2012 Velosters

The sunroof's panoramic glass panel may break

Hyundai is recalling model year 2012 Veloster vehicles manufactured from July 4, 2011, through October 31, 2011 and equipped with panoramic sunroofs. The...

PhotoHyundai is recalling model year 2012 Veloster vehicles manufactured from July 4, 2011, through October 31, 2011 and equipped with panoramic sunroofs.

The panoramic sunroof assembly may have been weakened during installation at the factory. If the assembly was weakened at the factory, the panoramic glass panel may break while the vehicle is in motion leading to personal injury or a vehicle crash.

Hyundai will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the sunroof's integrity and replace the sunroof glass assembly -- as necessary -- free of charge.

The safety recall will begin in March 2013.

Owners may contact Hyundai at 1-800-633-5151.

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Hello Kitty City motor scooters recalled

The scooters can accelerate suddenly while in use, posing a fall hazard

Dynacraft BSC of American Canyon, CA, is recalling about 5,200 motor scooters with Hello Kitty graphics. The scooters can accelerate suddenly while in us...

PhotoDynacraft BSC of American Canyon, CA, is recalling about 5,200 motor scooters with Hello Kitty graphics.

The scooters can accelerate suddenly while in use, causing the rider to lose control and fall. The firm has received nine reports of incidents of scooters accelerating unintentionally, including three with minor injuries that include a bloody nose and bruises.

This recall involves electric, battery-operated City Scooters that are pink and black with Hello Kitty graphics on the front panel, footboard and rear fenders. The scooters were manufactured between September 10, 2012 and December 3, 2012. Model number "8801-03" and the date of manufacture, formatted as "YYYY/MM/DD," are printed on a data label on the underside of the scooter's center platform.

Serial numbers for the recalled scooters have the letters "QYCEI" followed by a six-digit number in the following range: 000001 through 014456. The serial number can be found etched on the underside of the scooter's center platform near the data label.

The scooters, manufactured in China, were sold exclusively at Toys R Us stores and Toysrus.com nationwide from October 2012 to January 2013 for about $279.

Consumers should immediately stop using the City Scooter, disconnect the battery and return it to the nearest Toys R Us store to receive a full refund or store credit.

Consumers may contact Dynacraft at (800) 551-0032, from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. PT Monday through Friday.

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Liberty Mountain recalls mountain climbing lanyards

The elastic webbing on the lanyards can deteriorate over time and break

Liberty Mountain of Salt Lake City, UT, is recalling Easy Go XP Lock Via Ferrata mountain climbing lanyards. The elastic webbing on the lanyards can deter...

PhotoLiberty Mountain of Salt Lake City, UT, is recalling Easy Go XP Lock Via Ferrata mountain climbing lanyards.

The elastic webbing on the lanyards can deteriorate over time and break while in use, posing a risk of serious injury or death to the climber. There are no reports of incidents and injuries.

This recall involves Easy Go XP Lock Via Ferrata Lanyards used for shock absorption on Via Ferrata mountain climbing routes. The lanyard has two elasticized webbing branches with self-locking carabiners at each end. Recalled units can be identified by the elasticized webbing. “EASY GO XP LOCK” is printed on a white tag sewn into the zipper pouch.

The lanyards, manufactured in the Czech Republic, were sold at specialty climbing shops nationwide and online between April 2011 and August 2012 for about $120.

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled lanyards and contact Liberty Mountain for a refund or replacement.

Consumers may contact Liberty Mountain toll-free at (800) 366-2666, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. MT Monday through Friday.

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Lion Pavilion recalls Grassplot Ginger Slices

The product contains undeclared sulfites

Lion Pavilion of Maspeth, NY, is recalling Grassplot Ginger Slices because the product contains undeclared sulfites. Consumers who have severe sensitivity ...

PhotoLion Pavilion of Maspeth, NY, is recalling Grassplot Ginger Slices because the product contains undeclared sulfites. Consumers who have severe sensitivity to sulfites run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reactions if they consume this product.

Grassplot Ginger Slices is sold in a 100gram (3.5oz) , clear plastic bottle and is uncoded. The product, imported from China, was distributed nationwide.

The recall was initiated after routine sampling by New York State Department of Agriculture and Markets Food Inspectors and subsequent analysis by Food Laboratory personnel revealed the presence of sulfites that were not declared on the label.

The consumption of 10 milligrams of sulfites per serving has been reported to elicit severe reactions in some asthmatics. Anaphylactic shock could occur in certain sulfite sensitive individuals upon ingesting 10 milligrams or more of sulfites.

No illnesses or allergic reactions involving this product have been reported to date.

Consumers who have purchased Grassplot Ginger Slices are urged to return the product to the place of purchase for a full refund.

Consumers with questions may contact the company at 718-326-7718.

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Dynacraft Recalls Monster High City motor scooters

The scooters can accelerate suddenly while in use, posing a fall hazard

Dynacraft BSC of American Canyon, CA, is recalling about 5,500 Monster High City motor scooters. The scooters can accelerate suddenly while in use, causi...

PhotoDynacraft BSC of American Canyon, CA, is recalling about 5,500 Monster High City motor scooters.

The scooters can accelerate suddenly while in use, causing the rider to lose control and fall. The firm has received nine reports of incidents of City Scooters accelerating unintentionally, including three with minor injuries that include a bloody nose and bruises.

This recall involves electric, battery-operated City Scooters that are purple and black with Monster High graphics on the front panels, seat and rear fenders. The scooters were manufactured between October 5, 2012, and November 7, 2012.

Model number "8801-14" and the date of manufacture, formatted as "YYYY/MM/DD," are printed on a data label on the underside of the scooter's center platform. Serial numbers for the recalled scooters have the letters "QYCEI" followed by a six-digit number in the following range: 003125 through 014456. The serial number can be found etched on the underside of the scooter's center platform near the data label.

The scooters, manufactured in China, were sold exclusively at Walmart stores and Walmart.com nationwide from November 2012, to January 2013, for about $249.

Consumers should immediately stop using the City Scooter, disconnect the battery and return it to the nearest Walmart store to receive a full refund or store credit.

Consumers may contact Dynacraft at (800) 551-0032, from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. PT Monday through Friday.

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Ryobi cordless tool battery pack recalled

The battery pack can overheat and burst while on a charger

One World Technologies of Anderson, SC, is recalling more than 56,000 Ryobi lithium 18 V 4Ah battery packs. The battery pack can overheat and burst while ...

PhotoOne World Technologies of Anderson, SC, is recalling more than 56,000 Ryobi lithium 18 V 4Ah battery packs.

The battery pack can overheat and burst while on a charger, posing fire and burn hazards to consumers. The company has received four reports of battery packs overheating, resulting in minor property damage. No injuries have been reported.

This recall involves Ryobi brand, lithium 18 V 4Ah battery packs, with model P108 and part number 130429028. The battery pack is green, silver and black. "Ryobi" and "Lithium+18V" are printed in white lettering on both sides of the battery pack. The model and part number can be found on the data plate located on the bottom of the battery pack.

The battery packs, manufactured in China, were sold at Home Depot stores nationwide and in Canada, online and at other retailers from September 2012 to December 2012 for about $99.

Consumers should immediately remove the battery from the charger, stop using the recalled battery pack and contact One World Technologies for instructions on the free shipping and repair of the recalled product.

Consumers may contact One World Technologies, at (800) 597-9624 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, ET.

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Maxiloss Weight Advanced softgels recalled

The supplement contains Sibutramine, which was removed from the U.S. market

Olaax Corp announced is recalling its dietary supplement sold under the brand name Maxiloss Weight Advanced softgels to the user level because they contain...

PhotoOlaax Corp announced is recalling its dietary supplement sold under the brand name Maxiloss Weight Advanced softgels to the user level because they contain undeclared Sibutramine.

Testing found the product contains Sibutramine, a previously approved controlled substance for the treatment of obesity that was removed from the U.S. market in October 2010 for safety reasons, making these products unapproved new drugs.

The active drug ingredient is not listed on the label for these products. No illnesses or injuries have been reported in connection with this product.

The recall includes ALL authentic Lot numbers and known to be counterfeit lot numbers of authentic lots. Any packaging types that are different from listed are counterfeit. Any lot numbers not listed are counterfeit and are also part of the recall.

Maxiloss Weight Advanced Dietary Supplement is marketed as a natural herb for weight loss. The softgels are packaged in a green or blue box containing 3 X 12 blister packs per box and bears "Batch Number: 001". The product was sold to distributors nationwide and counterfeit versions are sold on various online sites. It was distributed nationwide from January 2011 to November 2012.

Olaax advises any customers in possession of any Maxiloss Weight Advanced, regardless of lot number to throw it away.

Consumers with questions can contact Olaax at 1-863-648-9581, Monday through Friday, 9:00 am to 5:30 pm, EST.  

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belVita Breakfast Biscuit Apple Cinnamon and Chocolate varieties recalled

The products may contain fragments of flexible metal mesh

Mondelez Globalced is recalling the belVita Breakfast Biscuit product, Apple Cinnamon and Chocolate varieties in the United States and Puerto Rico. The r...

PhotoMondelez Globalced is recalling the belVita Breakfast Biscuit product, Apple Cinnamon and Chocolate varieties in the United States and Puerto Rico.

The recall follows notification from a third-party supplier of the possible presence of fragments of flexible metal mesh caused by a faulty screen at its facility. The company says it has received a limited number of consumer contacts related to this product.

The following products are being recalled:

Description

Retail UPC

Best When Used By Dates

belVita Breakfast Biscuit, Chocolate

 Variety, 1.76 oz

0 44000 03192 3

21 Jan 13 – 29 Sep 13

(bottom of package)

belVita Breakfast Biscuit, Chocolate

 Variety, 8.8 oz

0 44000 03194 7

21 Jan 13 – 29 Sep 13

(top of package)

belVita Breakfast Biscuit, Chocolate

 Variety, 14.08 oz 

0 44000 03163 3

16 May 13 – 13 Sep 13

(side of package)

belVita Breakfast Biscuit,  Apple

 Cinnamon Variety, 1.76 oz

0 44000 02824 4

8 Oct 12 – 2 Sep 13

(bottom of package)

belVita Breakfast Biscuit, Apple

 Cinnamon Variety, 8.8 oz

0 44000 02825 1

8 Oct 12 – 2 Sep 13

(top of package)

No other belVita product is included in this recall.

Consumers who have this product should not eat it and should discard any products they may have.

Consumers can contact the company at 1-877-799-5633, 24 hours a day to get more information about the recall. Consumer Relations specialists are available Monday-Friday, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. EST.   

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Rolls-Royce recalls 2013 Phantoms

Fuel filler necks may be missing the anti-misfueling devices

Rolls-Royce Motor Cars is recalling model year 2013 Phantom vehicles manufactured from November 2, 2012, through January 18, 2013. The fuel filler necks ...

PhotoRolls-Royce Motor Cars is recalling model year 2013 Phantom vehicles manufactured from November 2, 2012, through January 18, 2013.

The fuel filler necks may be missing the anti-misfueling devices, which prevent misfueling and discharge static electricity. Without the anti-misfueling device, there is an increased risk of fire from static electricity.

Rolls-Royce is presently contacting all affected owners. Dealers will inspect the gas tank and replace any affected fuel filler necks free of charge.

The recall began in early February 2013.

Owners may contact Rolls-Royce at 1-877-877-3735.

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Food Club Red Enchilada Sauce recalled

The sauce may contain undeclared allergens -- wheat and soy

Bruce Foods Corporation of New Iberia, LA ,is recalling mislabeled cans of 10 oz Food Club Red Enchilada Sauce with code GES 462449, Best Before Date: 12/3...

PhotoBruce Foods Corporation of New Iberia, LA ,is recalling mislabeled cans of 10 oz Food Club Red Enchilada Sauce with code GES 462449, Best Before Date: 12/3/2016 that could contain Green Enchilada Sauce instead of Red Enchilada Sauce. Only the Food Club Green Enchilada contains wheat and soy.

People who have an allergy or sensitivity to wheat and soy run the risk of allergic reaction if they consume this Green Enchilada Sauce product.

The recalled product was distributed between 1/15/2013 and 1/28/2013 in Virginia, Minnesota and Indiana. The product reached the consumer through retail stores.

The product recall is for canned 10 oz size Food Club Red Enchilada Sauce with code GES 462449 with a Best Before Date: 12/03/2016 printed on the can end.

No illnesses have been reported to date.

The recall was initiated after it was discovered that a can labeled as Red Enchilada contained Green Enchilada Sauce. The Green Enchilada Sauce contains wheat and soy.

Consumers who have purchased the product should return it to the place of purchase for a full refund.

Anyone with questions may contact Larry Thibodeaux at Bruce Foods at 1-337-365-8101, 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM Central Time.

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Hy-Vee recalls dog food products

Higher-than-normal contaminant levels have been found in select products

Hy-Vee, Inc. is recalling certain bags of Hy-Vee dog food due to elevated levels of a chemical contaminant commonly found in corn. Routine random tests co...

PhotoHy-Vee, Inc. is recalling certain bags of Hy-Vee dog food due to elevated levels of a chemical contaminant commonly found in corn.

Routine random tests conducted by the Iowa Department of Agriculture indicated higher-than-normal levels of aflatoxin in some samples of Hy-Vee dog food produced at a Kansas City plant operated by Pro-Pet, LLC.

Aflatoxin is a naturally occurring by-product from the growth of Aspergillus flavus and can be harmful to pets if consumed in significant quantities. Pets that have consumed this product and exhibit symptoms of illness including sluggishness or lethargy combined with a reluctance to eat, vomiting, yellowish tint to the eyes or gums, or diarrhea should be taken to a veterinarian.

The recalled products carry three different "Best By" dates and were distributed to Hy-Vee stores in Iowa, Illinois, Missouri, Kansas, Nebraska, South Dakota, Minnesota and Wisconsin between October 26, 2012, and January 11, 2013.

The following products are subject to the recall:

Hy-Vee Complete Dog – Complete Nutrition (Green Bag) – 34-lb.
UPC: 07545005647
Lot # ending with: 29812KC
"Best By" Date: 11/24/13

Hy-Vee Complete Dog – Complete Nutrition (Green Bag) – 8-lb
UPC: 07545005667
Lot # ending with: 29812KC
"Best By" Date: 11/24/13

Hy-Vee Complete Dog – Complete Nutrition (Green Bag) – 4.4-lb.
UPC: 07545005665
Lot # ending with: 29812KC
"Best By" Date: 11/24/13

Hy-Vee Complete Dog – Complete Nutrition (Green Bag) – 4.4-lb.
UPC: 07545005665
Lot # ending with: 29912KC
"Best By" Date: 11/25/13

Hy-Vee Complete Dog – Bites, Bones & Squares (Yellow Bag) – 20-lb.
UPC: 07545005680
Lot # ending with: 29312KC
"Best By" Date: 11/19/13

Hy-Vee Complete Dog – Bites, Bones & Squares (Yellow Bag) – 4.4-lb.
UPC: 07545005560
Lot # ending with: 29312KC
"Best By" Date: 11/19/13

The recall is limited to the products, sizes and code dates listed above. No other Hy-Vee dog food products or code dates are affected by the recall.

Customers are urged to check the "Best By" dates on any product they have at home and refrain from feeding any of the recalled products to their pets. Any bags of Hy-Vee dog food subject to the recall, whether opened or unopened, may be returned to Hy-Vee stores for a full refund.

No illnesses have been reported in dogs consuming the product, and the product does not pose a health risk to humans handling it. All potentially affected products have been removed from Hy-Vee stores.

Consumers with questions may contact the company at 800-289-8343 Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. CST.     

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Homelite recalls electric blower vacuums

Objects drawn into the unit may break through the plastic housing, posing a laceration hazard

Homelite Consumer Products of Anderson, SC, is recalling more than 253,000 Homelite electric blower vacuums. Objects that are drawn into the unit during v...

PhotoHomelite Consumer Products of Anderson, SC, is recalling more than 253,000 Homelite electric blower vacuums.

Objects that are drawn into the unit during vacuum mode can break through the plastic housing, posing a laceration hazard.

This recall involves Homelite electric blower vacuums with two different model and serial number ranges, including model UT42120 with serial numbers BMP3540001 through BMR2103100, and model UT42120A with serial numbers BMR2120001 through BMR3421250. Model and serial numbers are located on a label on the left side of the red motor housing.

The blower vacuums are red and black. “Homelite BlowerVac 2 Speed Powerful 220 MPH” is printed on the side of the motor housing and on the black plastic blower tube.

The vacuums, manufactured in China, were sold exclusively at Home Depot stores nationwide and online from February 2012 through December 2012 for about $40.

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled blower vacuums and contact Homelite for a free replacement blower vacuum.

Consumers may contact Homelite Consumer Products at (800) 597-9624 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday.

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Heartland Brands recalls two varieties of granola cereals

There may be fragments of flexible metal mesh in a grain blend

Heartland Brands is recalling two varieties of its granola cereals in the United States, Bahamas, Bermuda, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Israel and Trinidad. T...

PhotoHeartland Brands is recalling two varieties of its granola cereals in the United States, Bahamas, Bermuda, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Israel and Trinidad.

There is a possibility of fragments of flexible metal mesh in a grain blend. The problem was discovered and reported by the grain blend supplier, Dakota Specialty Milling. There have been no reports of consumer complaints or injuries.

The two Heartland cereal varieties are:

  • Heartland Harvest Spice Granola Cereal -- 14 oz.; UPC 024300 090394; Best If Used By dates from 20130326 (March 26, 2013) through 20130910 (Sept. 10, 2013).
  • Heartland Fruit & Nut Harvest Granola Cereal -- 14 oz.; UPC 024300 090387; Best If Used By dates from 20130325 (March 25, 2013) through 20130910 (Sept. 10, 2013).

No other Heartland brand products are involved in this recall.

Consumers who have purchased the recalled products are urged to discard the cereal but retain the Best If Used By code and contact Heartland's Consumer Affairs Department toll-free at 888-881-6769, Monday-Thursday, 8 a.m.-6 p.m. ET and Friday, 8 a.m.-4 p.m. ET, for a full refund of the purchase price.

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Electric blower vacuums recalled

Objects drawn into the unit may break through the plastic housing, posing a laceration hazard

OWT Industries of Pickens, SC, is recalling about 131,500 Expert Gardener electric blower vacuums. Objects that are drawn into the unit during vacuum mod...

PhotoOWT Industries of Pickens, SC, is recalling about 131,500 Expert Gardener electric blower vacuums.

Objects that are drawn into the unit during vacuum mode can break through the plastic housing, posing a laceration hazard. There has been one report of an incident, but no injuries have been reported.

This recall involves Expert Gardener electric blower vacuums with two different model and serial number ranges, including model 20254EG with serial numbers BMP3010001 through BMR3311972; and model 20254EGC with serial numbers EUP3120001 through EUP3630730. Model and serial numbers are located on a label on the left side of the motor housing.

The blower vacuums are green and black. “Expert Gardener” and “BlowerVac 2 Speed Quiet 150 MPH Powerful 220 MPH” are printed on the side of the green motor housing and on the black plastic blower tube.

The vacuums, manufactured in China, were sold exclusively at Walmart stores nationwide and online from January 2012, through December 2012, for about $40.

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled blower vacuums and contact OWT Industries Inc. for a free replacement blower vacuum.

Consumers may contact OWT Industries at (800) 597-9624 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday.

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Vega One French Vanilla recalled

The product may contain bacteria that could pose a risk to consumers with weakened immune systems

Sequel Naturals Ltd. is recalling three lots of its natural health product "Vega One French Vanilla" in various sizes (see table below) after testing condu...

PhotoSequel Naturals Ltd. is recalling three lots of its natural health product "Vega One French Vanilla" in various sizes (see table below) after testing conducted identified bacteria that could pose a risk to consumers with weakened immune systems.

The testing found the presence of Klebsiella species (K. oxytoca), Citrobacter braakii, Cronobacter sakazakii group, Enterobacter cloacae complex, Acinetobacter species (A. baumannii and A. haemolyticus) and Leclercia adecarboxylata.

The company is asking retailers to stop sale of these products immediately and return them to the company. The product is sold in various locations across Canada, including pharmacies, natural health stores and grocery stores, as well as online.

Health Canada is monitoring the recall by Sequel Naturals Ltd. Should new information be identified, the Department will provide an update to Canadians.

The following information will help consumers identify affected product and can be found on the product label and outer packaging.

ProductQuantityLotExpiry Date
Vega One French Vanilla414 g42245900July 2014
Vega One French Vanilla827 g42245800July 2014
Vega One French Vanilla37.6 g2308000July 2014

Consumers who want more information on this recall can contact Sequel Naturals Ltd. at 1-866-839-8863.

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Nutri-Vet and Nutripet chicken jerky products recalled

The products may be contaminated with Salmonella

Nutri-Vet of Boise, ID, is recalling its Nutri-Vet and NutriPet Chicken Jerky Products because they may be contaminated with Salmonella. Nutri-Vet is rec...

PhotoNutri-Vet of Boise, ID, is recalling its Nutri-Vet and NutriPet Chicken Jerky Products because they may be contaminated with Salmonella.

Nutri-Vet is recalling the products because the manufacturer of an ingredient informed the company of the possibility of Salmonella presence at the manufacturing facility. However, no Nutri-Vet or NutriPet products have tested positive to date.

The recalled Chicken Jerky Treats were distributed nationwide through online sales and in retail stores from April 2012, through February 2013, with Best By Dates ranging from April 20, 2014, through October 3, 2014.

The product comes in a clear plastic bag containing Chicken Jerky Treats as described below:

Item #DescriptionSizeUPC
76-0081NutriPet Natural Chicken Fillet Strips16oz76-0081 (No bar code)
50704Nutri-Vet K9 Natural Chicken Breast Treats for Joint Health5oz669125507049
50705Nutri-Vet K9 Natural Chicken Breast Treats for Joint Health15oz669125507056
50706Nutri-Vet K9 Natural Chicken Breast Treats for Glossy Coat5oz669125507063
50707Nutri-Vet K9 Natural Chicken Breast Treats for Glossy Coat15oz669125507070
50708Nutri-Vet K9 Natural Chicken Breast Treats for Stress and Anxiety5oz669125507087
50709Nutri-Vet K9 Natural Chicken Breast Treats for Stress and Anxiety15oz669125507094
50710Nutri-Vet K9 Natural Chicken Breast Treats for Fresh Breath5oz669125507100
50711Nutri-Vet K9 Natural Chicken Breast Treats for Fresh Breath15oz669125507117
50712Nutri-Vet K9 Natural Chicken Breast Treats for SENIOR Dogs5oz669125507124
50714Nutri-Vet K9 Natural Chicken Breast Treats for Healthy Digestion5oz669125507148
50716Nutri-Vet K9 Natural Chicken Breast Treats for Healthy Weight5oz669125507162
50701Nutri-Vet K9 Natural Chicken Breast Treats5oz669125507018
50702Nutri-Vet K9 Natural Chicken Breast Treats8oz669125507025
50703NNutri-Vet K9 Natural Chicken Breast Treats16oz669125507032
99044Nutri-Vet K9 Hip & Joint Chicken Breast Strips8oz669125990445

The United States-based supplier has ceased the production and distribution of the ingredient supplied to Nutri-Vet while the investigation into the source of the potential contamination continues. No other Nutri-Vet products are included in the recall.

Consumers who have purchased the products should stop feeding them to pets and return the product to the place of purchase for a full refund.

Anyone with with questions may contact Nutri-Vet at 1-877-729-8668 Monday thru Friday from 7am to 5pm MDT.

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Kasel Associated Industries recalls broad range of pet products

The products may be contaminated with Salmonella

Kasel Associated Industries is recalling all products manufactured at its Denver, Colorado, facility from April 20, 2012 Thru September 19, 2012. The prod...

PhotoKasel Associated Industries is recalling all products manufactured at its Denver, Colorado, facility from April 20, 2012, thru September 19, 2012.

The products may be contaminated with Salmonella, which can sicken animals that eat them. Humans may also be at risk, especially if they have not thoroughly washed their hands after having contact with the pet products or any surfaces exposed to these products.

The recalled dog treat products were distributed nationwide through various retailers from April 20th to September 19th.

Kasel Industries is recalling Boots & Barkley, BIXBI, Nature’s Deli, Colorado Naturals, Petco, and Best Bully Stick items. Lot numbers as shown in 1 Year Best By Date Table and 2 Year Best By Date Table, which are attached.

The company has not received any reports of illnesses to date in connection with these products.

No other products made by Kasel Industries are included in the recall.

Consumers who have purchased any listed products are urged to return them to the place of purchase for a full refund.

Anyone with questions may contact Kasel Associated Industries at (800) 218-4417 Monday thru Friday from 7am to 5pm MDT. 

2 Year Best By Date
UPC Lot/Best By Date
085239043165Boots&Barkley American Beef Bully Stick 12"20APR2014 DEN-03OCT2014 DEN
085239403495Boots&Barkley American Smoked Beef Femur Bone 3"20APR2014 DEN-03OCT2014 DEN
085239043103Boots&Barkley American Flossie 6-8"20APR2014 DEN-03OCT2014 DEN
085239403440Boots&Barkley American Pig Ear Strips 8oz20APR2014 DEN-03OCT2014 DEN
085239043202Boots&Barkley American Chicken Stuffed Beef Femur Bone 6"20APR2014 DEN-03OCT2014 DEN
085239043110Boots&Barkley American Braided Bully Stick 5"20APR2014 DEN-03OCT2014 DEN
085239043325Boots&Barkley American Chicken Jerky 16oz20APR2014 DEN-03OCT2014 DEN
085239043400Boots&Barkley American Chicken Jerky 8oz20APR2014 DEN-03OCT2014 DEN
490830400086Boots&Barkley American Variety Pack 32oz20APR2014 DEN-03OCT2014 DEN
647263899196Boots&Barkley American Beef Ribs 2ct20APR2014 DEN-03OCT2014 DEN
647263899172Boots&Barkley American  Beef Knuckle20APR2014 DEN-03OCT2014 DEN
647263899158Boots&Barkley American Pig Ears 12ct20APR2014 DEN-03OCT2014 DEN
647263899189Boots&Barkley American Beef Bully Sticks 6ct20APR2014 DEN-03OCT2014 DEN
647263899165Boots&Barkley American Pork Femur20APR2014 DEN-03OCT2014 DEN
681131857246Roasted Pig Ear Dog Treats 28oz04202014 DEN-10032014 DEN
80044309290325 PK Natural Pig Ears04202014 DEN-10032014 DEN
80044309291012 PK Natural Pig Ears04202014 DEN-10032014 DEN
80044309292712 PK Smoked Pig Ears04202014 DEN-10032014 DEN
8004430929347 PK Natural Pig Ears04202014 DEN-10032014 DEN
8004430929417 PK Smoked Pig Ears04202014 DEN-10032014 DEN
64726380029116oz Chicken Chips04202014 DEN-10032014 DEN
64726390015116oz Salmon Jerky04202014 DEN-10032014 DEN
6472638001784oz Chicken Jerky04202014 DEN-10032014 DEN
6472635101764oz Lamb Jerky04202014 DEN-10032014 DEN
6472639001754 oz Salmon Jerky04202014 DEN-10032014 DEN
6472638011754oz Beef Jerky04202014 DEN-10032014 DEN
64726380029116oz Chicken Jerky04202014 DEN-10032014 DEN
64726370015716oz Pork Jerky04202014 DEN-10032014 DEN
091037018021BIXBI Skin & Coat Beef Liver Jerky 5oz04202014 DEN-10032014 DEN
091037018045BIXBI Skin & Coat Lamb Jerky 5oz04202014 DEN-10032014 DEN
091037018007BIXBI Skin & Coat Chicken Breast Jerky Treats 5oz04202014 DEN-10032014 DEN
091037018069BIXBI Skin & Coat Pork Jerky 5oz04202014 DEN-10032014 DEN
091037018144BIXBI Hip And Joint Pork Jerky 5oz04202014 DEN-10032014 DEN
091037018120BIXBI Hip And Joint Lamb Jerky 5oz04202014 DEN-10032014 DEN
091037018083BIXBI Hip And Joint Chicken Breast Jerky 5oz04202014 DEN-10032014 DEN
091037018106BIXBI Hip And Joint Beef Liver Jerky 5oz04202014 DEN-10032014 DEN
BulkTDBBS, Inc Buffalo Hearts Sliced 3 lbs04202014 DEN-10032014 DEN
BulkTDBBS, Inc Knee Caps 25 Ct04202014 DEN-10032014 DEN
UnknownTDBBS, Inc Pork Jerky Strips 16oz04202014 DEN-10032014 DEN
UnknownTDBBS, Inc Chicken Jerky 16oz04202014 DEN-10032014 DEN
UnknownTDBBS, Inc Turkey Cubes 4.5oz04202014 DEN-10032014 DEN
BulkTDBBS, Inc Pig Snouts 25ct04202014 DEN-10032014 DEN
BulkTDBBS, Inc Beef Lobster Tails 1ct04202014 DEN-10032014 DEN
UnknownTDBBS, Inc Turkey Jerky Sticks 6ct04202014 DEN-10032014 DEN
UnknownTDBBS, Inc Hearts of Lamb 4oz04202014 DEN-10032014 DEN
UnknownTDBBS, Inc Lamb Jerky 4oz04202014 DEN-10032014 DEN

 

1 Year Best By Date
UPC Lot/Best By Date
647263800215Nature's Deli Chicken Jerky 3lbs04202013 DEN-10032013 DEN
647263800208Nature's Deli Chicken Jerky 2.5lbs04202013 DEN-10032013 DEN

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MKG Provisions recalls Atlantic smoked salmon

The products may be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes

MKG Provisions of Miami, FL is recalling Atlantic Smoked Salmon Batch# 1768 consisting of several brands of products listed below. The products have the p...

PhotoMKG Provisions of Miami, FL is recalling Atlantic Smoked Salmon Batch# 1768 consisting of several brands of products listed below.

The products have the potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes, an organism that can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people and others with weakened immune systems.

The product batch # 1768 was distributed during the time period from January 23, 2013 through February 1, 2013 to Gold Kosher of North Miami Beach, FL, Sally Sherman Salads of Ft. Lauderdale, FL, Boca Raton Resort & Club, In Boca FL. US Foodservice South Florida, US Foodservice Baltimore, Deer Run of Longwood, FL, L'Chaim of Delray Beach, FL, Prestige Smokehouse of Riviera Beach, FL, and Best Value of Miami, FL.

There is a square sticker placed on the bag of each product which reads the lot# 1768. Product and packaging details are listed below.

  • UpRiver Brand Norwegian presliced sides In Upriver vacuum pouch bags
  • Prestige Brand Scottish presliced sides in clear vacuum pouch bags
  • Legendary Brand Norwegian pre-sliced sides in legendary vacuum pouch bags
  • Prestige Brand Pastrami pre-sliced sides in clear vacuum pouch bags
  • UpRiver Brand Scottish pre-sliced sides in UpRiver vacuum pouch bags
  • UpRiver Brand Trimmings in clear bags in clear vacuum pouch bags
  • UpRiver Brand Pastrami pre-sliced sides in UpRiver vacuum pouch bags
  • UpRiver Brand Peppered pre-sliced sides in Up River vacuum pouch bags
  • UpRiver Brand Tequila/Cilantro pre-sliced sides in UpRiver vacuum pouch bags
  • Prestige Brand 16 oz. retail packs in clear vacuum pouch bags
  • UpRiver Brand 4 oz. Nwgn retail packs in UpRiver vacuum pouch bags
  • Prestige Brand 4 oz. Irish retail packs in clear vacuum pouch bags
  • Prestige Brand 4 oz. Nwgn retail packs in clear vacuum pouch bags
  • Prestige Brand 4 oz. Nova retail packs clear vacuum pouch bags
  • UpRiver Brand 4 oz. Gravalax retail packs UpRiver vacuum pouch bags
  • UpRiver Brand Norwegian Presliced sides UpRiver vacuum pouch bags

The recall was the result of an audit by the Florida Department of Agriculture where finished product lab testing contained bacteria. No illnesses have been reported to date.

Consumers should return any of the products purchased mentioned above.

Anyone with questions may contact Michael Gibson, MKG Provisions Inc., by phone at 305-835-0171 or fax at 305-835-0198 from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM EST.

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BBU recalls a variety of bread products

The products may contain a flexible wire because of a faulty screen at a third party flour mill

BBU, Inc., the parent of the Bimbo Bakeries companies, is recalling a number of bread products due to possible presence of flexible wire caused by a faulty...

PhotoBBU, Inc., the parent of the Bimbo Bakeries companies, is recalling a number of bread products due to possible presence of flexible wire caused by a faulty screen at a third party flour mill.

This recall does not affect any products currently offered for sale in retail stores but the company is alerting consumers to check any affected products they may still have in their homes.

Recalled products are listed below with the applicable "Best By" dates and their states of distribution. The "Best By" date is printed on the front of the bag on the bread items and on a sticker on the thin style buns product.

PRODUCTS

STATES

Best By dates prior to and including Feb. 17:

 
  

SARA LEE MULTI-GRAIN THIN STYLE BUNS

CA ONLY

  

Best By dates prior to and including Feb. 20:

 
  

ALDI L'OVEN FRESH HEARTY 12 GRAIN

AR, CT, DC, IL, IA, KS, MD, MA, MN, MO, NE, NH, NJ, NY, NC, OK, PA, RI, SC, TX, VA, VT, WI, WV

  

FARM BREAD ALL NATURAL MULTI-GRAIN

UT

  

HARMONS 100% MULTI-GRAIN WIDE PAN OVEN-BAKED BREAD

UT

  

ARNOLD DUTCH COUNTRY 100% WHOLE GRAIN

AL, FL, GA, KY, MS, NC, SC, TN, VA, WV

  

ARNOLD HEALTHFULL 45 CALORIES PER SLICE MULTIGRAIN

DC, DE, MD, NJ, NY, PA, VA, WV

  

BROWNBERRY HEALTHFULL 45 CALORIES PER SLICE MULTIGRAIN

IA, IL, IN, KY, MI, MN, MO, ND, OH, PA, SD, WI, WV

  

BROWNBERRY DUTCH COUNTRY 100% WHOLE GRAIN

IA, IL, IN, KY, MI, MN, MO, ND, OH, PA, SD, WI, WV

  

BROWNBERRY GRAINS & MORE DOUBLE PROTEIN

IA, IL, IN, KY, MI, MN, MO, OH, PA, ND. SD, WI, WV

  

BROWNBERRY HEALTHFULL NUTTY GRAIN

IA, IL, IN, KY, MI, MN, MO, ND, OH, PA, SD, WI, WV

  

STROEHMANN DUTCH COUNTRY 100% WHOLE GRAIN

DC, DE, MD, NJ, NY, PA, VA, WV

  

EARTHGRAINS 12 GRAIN NATURAL BREAD

ALL STATES

  

SARA LEE 12 GRAIN BREAD HEARTY & DELICIOUS

ALL STATES

No other brands or products are affected.

Consumers who have purchased the recalled product can return the product to its place of purchase for a full refund.

Anyone with questions may contact the company at 1-800-984-0989 at any time 24 hours a day.

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Reumofan Plus tablets recalled

The tablets contain undeclared drug ingredients, posing serious and life-threatening injuries

Reumofan Plus USA, LLC and Reumofan USA, LLC is recalling "Reumofan Plus" Tablets, Lot# 99515, exp. 09/16. The tablets contain undeclared active pharmac...

PhotoReumofan Plus USA, LLC and Reumofan USA, LLC is recalling "Reumofan Plus" Tablets, Lot# 99515, exp. 09/16.

The tablets contain undeclared active pharmaceutical ingredients: methocarbamol, dexamethasone, and diclofenac. Use of this product could result in serious and life-threatening injuries. One illness has been reported to date in connection with this problem.

Reumofan Plus is used as a treatment for muscle pain, arthritis, osteoporosis, bone cancer and other conditions. The product, which comes in thirty (30) tablet containers and is packaged in a green and gold boxes, was distributed nationwide through internet sales.

The recall was initiated after it was discovered that the product was distributed in packaging that did not reveal the presence of the active pharmaceutical ingredients, making it an unapproved drug.

Distribution of the product has been terminated.

Consumers who have purchased the product should return it to Reumofan Plus USA, LLC & Reumofan USA, LLC, 737 Buttonwood Drive, Springfield, PA 19064, where it will be exchanged for a new all-natural supplement of herbs only. 

Consumers with questions may contact the company at (610) 544-9761, Monday thru Friday, between 10:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. EST.

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Dodge Vipers recalled

Airbag and seat belt problems could increase the risk of personal injury

Chrysler is recalling model year 2003 and 2004 Dodge Viper vehicles manufactured from November 1, 2001, through June 30, 2004. A component in the air bag...

PhotoChrysler is recalling model year 2003 and 2004 Dodge Viper vehicles manufactured from November 1, 2001, through June 30, 2004.

A component in the air bag control module may fail causing the front airbags and/or seatbelt pretensioners to deploy inadvertently while the vehicle is being operated. Inadvertent deployment of the airbags and/or seat belt pretensioners could increase the risk of personal injury and the possibility of a crash.

Chrysler will notify owners, and dealers will repair the vehicles free of charge. An interim notification is expected to be sent in February 2013. The remedy is expected to be available later in the year.

Owners may contact Chrysler at 1-800-247-9753.

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Muffin 'Mam' Strawberry Créme Cake recalled

The product contains an undeclared allergen -- whole egg

Muffin "Mam", Inc., of Simpsonville, SC, is recalling The Muffin "Mam", Inc. brand 24oz Strawberry Crème Cake as it contains undeclared whole eggs. The re...

PhotoMuffin "Mam", Inc., of Simpsonville, SC, is recalling The Muffin "Mam", Inc. brand 24oz Strawberry Crème Cake as it contains undeclared whole eggs.

The recalled item was sold in retail stores from March 19, 2011, to January 22, 2013, located in WV, SC, NC, GA, TN & PA within the in-store bakery area.

The recalled item is:

  • The Muffin "Mam", Inc. 24oz Strawberry Créme Cake Product that is affected is packed in a PETE black cake base and clear dome, All lot codes with UPC Code 7-60366-00986-3.

No illnesses have been reported related to the consumption of this product.

Upon being made aware of the issue via a consumer inquiry, all affected product was removed from the retail stores.

Consumers who have purchased this item are urged to return it to the place of purchase for a full refund.

Anyone with questions may contact Terri Jermon, quality assurance manager, at 1-800-948-4268, Monday through Friday, 8am to 5pm EST.  

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Instinct Raw Organic Chicken Formula for dogs & cats recalled

Pieces of clear plastic may be in some bag, posing a potential choking risk

Nature's Variety is recalling of one batch of Instinct Raw Organic Chicken Formula with a "Best if Used By" date of 10/04/13. Pieces of clear plastic may b...

PhotoNature's Variety is recalling of one batch of Instinct Raw Organic Chicken Formula with a "Best if Used By" date of 10/04/13. Pieces of clear plastic may be in some bags and could cause a potential choking risk to pets. The source of plastic has been identified and the issue has been resolved. There have been no reports of harm to dogs or cats.

The affected product is strictly limited to a single batch of Organic Chicken Formula with the "Best if Used By" date of 10/04/13. This includes:

  • UPC# 7 69949 60137 1 – Instinct Raw Organic Chicken Formula medallions, 3 lbs. bag
  • UPC# 7 69949 70137 8 – Instinct Raw Organic Chicken Formula medallions, 27 lbs. case
  • UPC# 7 69949 60127 2 – Instinct Raw Organic Chicken Formula patties, 6 lbs. bag
  • UPC# 7 69949 70127 9 – Instinct Raw Organic Chicken Formula patties, 36 lbs. Case

The "Best if Used By" date is located on the back of the package below the "Contact Us" section.

The affected product was distributed through retail stores and Internet sales in the United States and Canada. No other products were affected.

Consumers feeding the affected product should discontinue use and monitor their pet's health.

Consumers who have purchased one of the above products can obtain a full refund or exchange by either returning the product in its original packaging or bringing a proof of purchase to their retailer.

Consumers with questions can contact the Nature's Variety Consumer Relations team at 1.888.519.7387 Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. CST, or by email at cservice@naturesvariety.com.

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Decoty Taco Seasoning recalled

The product contains an undeclared allergen -- soy

DeCoty Coffee Company of San Angelo, TX, is recalling its 1.25lb and 5.75lb of DeCoty Taco Seasoning because it contains an undeclared ingredient -- soy. P...

PhotoDeCoty Coffee Company of San Angelo, TX, is recalling its 1.25lb and 5.75lb of DeCoty Taco Seasoning because it contains an undeclared ingredient -- soy. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to soy run the risk of a life threatening or serious allergic reaction if they consume these items.

The recalled seasonings were initially distributed in Texas by DeCoty sales personnel and were also sold nationally online.

The products come in 1.25lb and 5.75lb sizes and are distributed in plastic spice containers with resealable lids. The item code numbers are 71400 and 71410 with lot numbers from 010111 through 021313.

No illnesses have been reported to date in connection with this problem.

Consumers who have purchased the product should return it their local DeCoty Salesman.

Customers with questions may call 1-800-588-8001 Monday thru Fridays, 8 am till 5 pm CST or email questions to sales@decoty.com.

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GFS Lemon Pudding recalled

The product is mislabeled and contains an undeclared allergen -- milk

Associated Milk Producers Inc., (AMPI) of New Ulm, MMN, in cooperation with Gordon Food Service (GFS), is recalling pudding labeled as GFS Lemon Pudding bu...

PhotoAssociated Milk Producers Inc., (AMPI) of New Ulm, MMN, in cooperation with Gordon Food Service (GFS), is recalling pudding labeled as GFS Lemon Pudding but contains vanilla pudding.

Milk is an ingredient in this vanilla pudding, but GFS Lemon Pudding does not declare milk on the label.

The following product is affected:

  • GFS Lemon Pudding (113 ounce cans) with UPC Number 9390110676 and Lot # 3T12354C printed on the end of the can.

These cans would be found in shipping cases labeled GFS Vanilla Pudding with Lot # 3T12354C printed on the outside of the case.

Only product with Lot # 3T12354C is affected by this recall. The recalled pudding was distributed in Illinois, Iowa, Minnesota and Wisconsin.

No illnesses have been reported to date.

The recall was initiated after it was discovered that some cans labeled as lemon pudding contained vanilla pudding. Consumers should return these cans to the store where they were purchased for a refund.

Anyone requiring more information may contact AMPI Consumer Affairs at 888-587-4674, Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. CST.

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JS Pelmini OK recalls dumplings

The products contain undeclared allergens -- milk and soy

JS Pelmini OK of Brooklyn, NY, is recalling Potato Dumplings and Potato and Mushroom Dumplings, because they contain undeclared milk and soy. People who ha...

PhotoJS Pelmini OK of Brooklyn, NY, is recalling Potato Dumplings and Potato and Mushroom Dumplings, because they contain undeclared milk and soy. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to milk and soy run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume these products.

No illnesses have been reported to date.

The Potato Dumplings and Potato and Mushroom Dumplings products were distributed on or before 2/11/13 to retailers in New York, Massachusetts, Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Illinois.

The products are packaged in 1 lb. clear plastic bags with blue and brown or blue and black paper labels. The products are labeled KEEP FROZEN. The Potato Dumplings bears UPC code 6 54368 10038 6. The Potato and Mushroom Dumplings bears UPC code 6 54368 10039 3. There is no other coding.

The recall was initiated after it was discovered that products containing milk and soy were distributed in packaging that did not reveal the presence of milk and soy. The problem was caused by a temporary breakdown in the company's production and packaging processes.

Consumers who have purchased these products are urged to return them to the place of purchase for a full refund.

Anyone with questions may contact the company at 718-469-1490 Monday–Friday, 8 am-4 pm, EST.

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Cramer recalls folding step stools

The stool can crack or break and collapse, posing a fall hazard

Cramer LLC of Kansas City, MO, is recalling about 6,500 Task*It 1-UP folding step stools. The step stool can crack or break and collapse, posing a fall ha...

PhotoCramer LLC of Kansas City, MO, is recalling about 6,500 Task*It 1-UP folding step stools.

The step stool can crack or break and collapse, posing a fall hazard to the user. The company has received 14 reports of the step stools breaking or cracking. Of those, there were two injuries including head, neck and back pain.

This recall includes grey Task*It 1-UP folding step stools. The stools are plastic and have a 9.5 x 14.5 top step and feature two 11.5 inch legs that fold inward for storage. The top of the folding step stool is covered with black rubber treading imprinted with an asterisk symbol. “1-UP step” is printed on the product packaging. The Task*It name is imprinted on the legs.

The stools, manufactured in China, were sold at office supply stores such as SP Richards, United Stationers and Staples nationwide and online at Amazon.com from January 2012 through December 2012 for between $30 and $40.

Consumers should immediately stop using the folding step stool and contact Cramer LLC for a free replacement step stool.

Consumers may contact Cramer at (800) 366-6700 from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. CT Monday through Friday.

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Yamaha recalls Zuma 125 scooters

Possible problems with internal fuel pump components increase the risk of a crash

Yamaha is recalling certain model year 2009 YW125 (Zuma 125) scooters manufactured between July 2008 and April 2009 due to possible improper clearances in ...

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Taylor Farms recalls organic baby spinach

The product may be contaminated with (EHEC) Enterohaemorrhagic Escherichia coli

Taylor Farms Retail is recalling of select Organic Baby Spinach products that have the potential to be contaminated with (EHEC) Enterohaemorrhagic Escheric...

PhotoTaylor Farms Retail is recalling of select organic baby spinach products that have the potential to be contaminated with (EHEC) Enterohaemorrhagic Escherichia coli.

Symptoms of the diseases caused by EHEC include abdominal cramps and diarrhea that may in some cases progress to bloody diarrhea. Fever and vomiting may also occur.

The products subject to the recall are limited to the following:

Brand

Item Description

UPC Number

Best By

State

 

Central Market Organics

 

Organic - Baby Spinach 16 oz. tray

 

0-41220-18534-4

 

2/24/2013

 

TX

 

Full Circle Organic

 

Organic - Baby Spinach 16 oz. tray

 

0-36800-28875-1

 

2/24/20013

 

CA

 

Marketside Organic

 

Organic - Baby Spinach 5 oz. tray

 

6-81131-32898-2

 

2/24/2013

 

AR,CO,LA,NM, OK,TX

 

 

Simple Truth Organic

 

 

Organic - Baby Spinach 5  oz. tray

 

 

0-11110-91128-5

 

 

2/24/2013

 

AK, AZ,CA,CO,ID, LA, MO, MT,
NM, OR, TX, UT, WA, WY

 

 

 

Taylor Farms Organic

 

 

 

Organic - Baby Spinach 16 oz. tray

 

 

 

0-30223-04780-3

 

 

 

2/24/2013

 

AL,AR,AZ, CA,CO,DE,FL,GA, HI,IA,ID,IN,IL,KS, KY,LA,MD,MO,M N,MS,MT,NC,NE, NM,NV,NJ,NY,OK
,PA,SC,TN,TX,UT, VA,WI,WY

No other products or code dates are affected by this recall. There have been no reported illnesses attributed to the recalled items.

Customers who have purchased these products are urged not to consume the products and to dispose of them.

Consumers may contact Taylor Farms Retail at 855-293-9811.  

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Purr-Fection stuffed animals with flashlights recalled

LED flashlight wires can protrude through the toy, posing a laceration hazard.

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PhotoPurr-Fection by MJC of Tualatin, OR, is recalling about 7,200 Beamerzzz Stuffed Animals with LED Flashlights.

LED flashlight wires can protrude through the stuffed toy, posing a laceration hazard. One incident was reported involving a consumer who noticed an exposed wire. No injuries were reported.

The recalled Beamerzzz stuffed toys come with LED flashlights sewn into the left paw. The toys are 12 inches high and come in five animal types. The model number can be found on the hang tag on the left ear. Affected toys are marked with manufacturing code 111208-02 on the sewn in label located in the left rear portion of the toy. The recalled styles are: 

Style

Model Number

Baby Moose

3127FS

Baby Butter Cream Bear

1229FS

Baby Smoky Black Bear

1231FS

Baby Deer

3136FS

Baby Derby Elephant

1927FS

The toys, manufactured in China, were sold at Cabela's stores and online at Cabelas.com from September 2012 through November 2012 for about $15.

Consumers should immediately take the recalled toys away from children and contact Purr-Fection by MJC for a replacement toy.

Consumers may contact Purr-Fection by MJC at (800) 359-0254 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. PT Monday through Friday.

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Samsonite recalls travel converter kits

The converter can overheat, posing fire and burn hazards

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PhotoSamsonite LLC of Mansfield, MA, is recalling Dual-Wattage Travel Converter Kits.

The converter can overheat if a load in excess of 50 watts is applied to the converter while in the 50-watt setting. This poses a fire and burn hazard to consumers.

This recall involves the Samsonite Dual-Wattage Travel Converter Kits used to make standard U.S. and Canadian appliances usable abroad. The kit includes one black converter to change 220-volt AC electricity to 110-volt AC, two adapter plugs with round prongs, two with flat prongs and one grounded adapter plug with three flat prongs. The converter has a red switch to adjust the wattage of the appliance from 50 to 1600 watts. The words "Dual-Wattage Converter" and "Do Not Use 50W on Hair Dryer" appear on the front of the converter. The Samsonite logo appears on each piece in the set.

The kits, manufactured in China, were sold at retail stores nationwide and at the Samsonite on-line store from January 2011 through December 2012 for approximately $35.

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled travel converters and contact Samsonite to return the product for a full refund.

Consumers may contact Samsonite toll-free at (800) 382-7259 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or by e-mail at recall@samsonite.com.

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Bohning recalls hunting crossbows

The crossbow can fire unexpectedly, posing an injury hazard

The Bohning Company of Lake City, MI, is recalling about 150 Middleton Siege Crossbows. The crossbow can fire unexpectedly when the auto-safety mechanism ...

PhotoThe Bohning Company of Lake City, MI, is recalling about 150 Middleton Siege Crossbows.

The crossbow can fire unexpectedly when the auto-safety mechanism appears to be on and the trigger is pulled, posing an injury hazard to the user and bystanders. In addition, the crossbow limbs can crack or break under normal use. There are no reports of incidents or injuries.

This recall involves "The Siege" hunting crossbows with model numbers 315, 330, 355 and 375. "The Siege" and the model numbers are printed in large lettering directly above the trigger mechanism. "Bohning/Middleton Crossbow," "Patent pending" and serial number are engraved on opposite sides of the rear barrel of each crossbow. The serial number, 12-XXX, is unique for each crossbow.

The crossbows measure 36 to 39 inches in length, are camouflage/black in color and have a scope mounted on the top. They were sold with a scope, arrow quiver, quiver brackets, cocking aid and a string changer.

The crossbows, manufactured in Canada, were sold at sporting goods stores in Texas and Pennsylvania and online from June 2012 through October 2012 for between $675 and $985.

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled crossbows and contact Bohning to return the crossbows for a full refund. Bohning is contacting customers directly.

Consumers may contact the Bohning Company at (800) 253-0136, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday.

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Mountains Dried Mushroom

The product contains undeclared sulfites

DZH Import & Export of Brooklyn, NY, is recalling Mountains Dried Mushroom because it contains undeclared sulfites. The recalled product comes in a 1.23o...

PhotoDZH Import & Export of Brooklyn, NY, is recalling Mountains Dried Mushroom because it contains undeclared sulfites.

The recalled product comes in a 1.23oz (35gram) plastic tray with the following code:

  • BEST BEFORE: NOV. 30, 2013. The UPC code is 6931653104064.

The product, produced in China, was sold in New York City.

The consumption of 10 milligrams of sulfites per serving has been reported to elicit severe reactions in some asthmatics. Anaphylactic shock could occur in certain sulfites sensitive individuals upon ingesting 10 milligrams or more of sulfites. No illnesses have been reported to date.

Consumers who have purchased Mountains Dried Mushroom should return it to the place of purchase.

Anyone with questions may contact the company at 718-386-0089.

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Lean Cuisine recalls Culinary Collection Mushroom Mezzaluna Ravioli

The product may contain glass fragments

Nestlé Prepared Foods Company is recalling two production codes of Lean Cuisine Culinary Collection Mushroom Mezzaluna Ravioli -- UPC 13800-58358. The me...

PhotoNestlé Prepared Foods Company is recalling two production codes of Lean Cuisine Culinary Collection Mushroom Mezzaluna Ravioli -- UPC 13800-58358.

The meal may contain fragments of glass. Three consumers reported they had found small fragments of glass in the ravioli portion of the entrée. No injuries have been reported.

The production codes are 2311587812 and 2312587812; the “best before date” appears as DEC 2013.

The recall is limited to these two days of production, which were distributed nationwide. No other production dates, sizes or varieties of Lean Cuisine products are affected.

The entrée being recalled was produced during early November, 2012. Nestlé is calling on consumers to examine their freezer inventory for specific packages of the product. To locate the production code, consumers should look for the gray “proof of purchase” panel, located on the right end flap of the package, below the ingredient statement.

Consumers who may have purchased the recalled Lean Cuisine item should not consume the product, but instead should contact Nestlé Consumer Services at (866) 586-9424 or leancuisine@casupport.com for further instructions.

Nestlé will provide a replacement coupon to reporting consumers and also may make arrangements to retrieve the product for further examination.

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Curiosity of Dashan Dried Mushroom recalled

The product contains undeclared sulfites

DZH Import & Export of Brooklyn, NY, is recalling Curiosity Of Dashan Dried Mushroom because it contains undeclared sulfites. People who have severe sensit...

PhotoDZH Import & Export of Brooklyn, NY, is recalling Curiosity Of Dashan Dried Mushroom because it contains undeclared sulfites. People who have severe sensitivity to sulfites run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reactions.

The consumption of 10 milligrams of sulfites per serving has been reported to elicit severe reactions in some asthmatics. Anaphylactic shock could occur in certain sulfites sensitive individuals upon ingesting 10 milligrams or more of sulfites.

No illnesses have been reported to date in connection with this problem.

The recalled product comes in a 3.5oz (100gram), packed on a plastic tray with the following code:

  • BEST BEFORE: MAY 3rd, 2013. The UPC code is 6939457003484.

The product was sold in New York City. It is a product of China.

The recall was initiated after routine sampling by New York State Department of Agriculture and Markets food inspectors and subsequent analysis of the product by Food Laboratory personnel revealed the presence of sulfites in packages of Curiosity Of Dashan Dried Mushroom which did not declare sulfites on the label.

Consumers who have purchased Curiosity Of Dashan Dried Mushroom should return it to the place of purchase.

Anyone with questions may contact the company at 718-386-0089.

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AdvancePierre Foods recalls frozen Country Fried Steaks

The products may contain foreign materials -- pieces of plastic

AdvancePierre Foods of Enid, OK, is recalling approximately 15,328 pounds of frozen, fully cooked country fried steak products because they may contain fo...

PhotoAdvancePierre Foods of Enid, OK, is recalling approximately 15,328 pounds of frozen, fully cooked country fried steak products because they may contain foreign materials -- pieces of plastic.

The products subject to recall include:

  • 22.75-oz. pouches of "Fast Classics Country Fried Steaks."
  • 8.5-lb. cases, each containing six pouches of "Fast Classics Country Fried Steaks."

All products were produced on Dec. 21, 2012. The packages bear the establishment number "EST. 2260Y" in the USDA mark of inspection on the front of the package and a "BEST BY" date of March 21, 2014 stamped on a label on the back of the package along with the case code of 1523560202.

The products were distributed to one retail chain in Alabama, Arkansas, Arizona, California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Iowa, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Minnesota, Missouri, Mississippi, Montana, North Carolina, North Dakota, Nebraska, New Mexico, Nevada, Oklahoma, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia and Wyoming.

The company received complaints from two customers who each received an oral injury upon eating the product. The problem was a result of a piece of a plastic bin being introduced into the production process and then being broken into smaller pieces.

Consumers with questions about the recall may contact AdvancePierre Consumer Affairs at (855) 328-8888.  

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Mitsubishi recalls i-MiEV electric vehicles

A vacuum pump problem could leads to brake failure

Mitsubishi Motors North America is recalling 1,402 model year 2012 i-MiEV electric vehicles manufactured December 2, 2011, through September 7, 2012. The...

PhotoMitsubishi Motors North America is recalling 1,402 model year 2012 i-MiEV electric vehicles manufactured December 2, 2011, through September 7, 2012.

The brake system vacuum pump may fail, reducing available brake power which would result in lengthened stopping distances, which may increase the risk of a vehicle crash.

Mitsubishi will notify owners, and dealers will replace the affected vacuum pumps free of charge. The manufacturer has not yet provided a notification schedule.

Owners may contact Mitsubishi at 1-888-648-7820.

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BRP recalls Ski-Doo snowmobiles

A problem with a fuel hose fitting could pose a fire hazard

Bombardier Recreational Products (BRP) of Valcourt, Canada, is recalling about 10,200 Ski-Doo snowmobiles. The fuel pump inlet fitting can come into conta...

PhotoBombardier Recreational Products (BRP) of Valcourt, Canada, is recalling about 10,200 Ski-Doo snowmobiles.

The fuel pump inlet fitting can come into contact with the oil tank and break, leading to a fuel to leak, which poses a fire hazard. The firm has received three reports of fires. No injuries have been reported.

The snowmobile has the model name printed on the vehicle’s side panel. The 2013 models included in the recall are:

Name

Engine Type

Freeride™

800R E-TEC

Grand Touring LE

600HO E-TEC

GSX® LE

600HO E-TEC

GSX® SE

600HO E-TEC

GSX® SE

800R E-TEC

MX Z® TNT®

600HO E-TEC

MX Z® TNT®

800R E-TEC

MX Z® X®

800R E-TEC

MX Z® X®

600HO E-TEC

MX Z® X-RS®

800R E-TEC

MX Z® X-RS®

600HO E-TEC

Renegade® Adrenaline

800R E-TEC

Renegade® Adrenaline

600HO E-TEC

Renegade® Backcountry™

800R E-TEC

Renegade® Backcountry™

600HO E-TEC

Renegade® Backcountry™ X®

800R E-TEC

Renegade® Backcountry™ X®

600HO E-TEC

Renegade® X®

800R E-TEC

Renegade® X®

600HO E-TEC

Skandic® Tundra® Xtreme

600HO E-TEC

Summit® SP

800R E-TEC

Summit® SP

600HO E-TEC

Summit® X®

800R E-TEC

The vehicles, manufactured in Canada, were sold at Ski-Doo dealers nationwide from March 2012 through January 2013 from about $8000 to $12,000.

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled vehicles and contact a BRP dealer to schedule a free repair. BRP has notified registered consumers directly about this recall.

Consumers may contact BRP toll-free at (888) 638-5397 from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. ET, Monday through Friday.

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BlueStar wall ovens recalled

Improper installation of some ovens poses a fire hazard

Prizer Painter Stove Works of Reading, PA, is recalling about 940 BlueStar residential gas wall ovens. Some of the wall ovens have been improperly install...

PhotoPrizer Painter Stove Works of Reading, PA, is recalling about 940 BlueStar residential gas wall ovens.

Some of the wall ovens have been improperly installed and/or have damaged flexible gas appliance connectors, posing a fire hazard.

This recall involves all colors of three models of BlueStar gas-powered stainless steel wall ovens manufactured prior to November 23, 2012. Oven sizes include 24-, 30- and 36-inch wide units. Each of the three sizes was available for use with natural gas or liquid propane. The propane version is designated by the letter "L" at the end of the model number. Model numbers and date codes are located on the rating plate inside the control panel. There is a BlueStar logo on the upper left front of the oven, above the door. 

Model Name

Model Numbers

Color

24-Inch BlueStar™ residential wall oven with swing door

BWO24AGS

BWO24AGSL

 

All Colors

30-Inch BlueStar™ residential wall oven with French doors

BWO30AGS

BWO30AGSL

 

All Colors

36 -Inch BlueStar™ residential wall oven with French doors

BWO36AGS

BWO36AGSL 

ll Colors

The firm has received one report of a fire, resulting in property damage to the cabinet that held the oven. No injuries have been reported.

The ovens, manufactured in the U.S., were sold at appliance stores and authorized kitchen equipment dealers nationwide between January 2008 through November 2012 for between $2,250 and $3,900.

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled ovens and contact BlueStar for instructions on identifying affected units and to schedule a repair.

Consumer may contact BlueStar at (800) 449-8691, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday.

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GoldCoast Salads recalls Blue Crab Spread

The spread may be contaminated with Listeria

GoldCoast Salads, a Naples Florida firm, is voluntarily recalling it's Blue Crab Spread that may be contaminated with Listeria. The product being recalled...

PhotoGoldCoast Salads, a Naples Florida firm, is voluntarily recalling it's Blue Crab Spread that may be contaminated with Listeria.

The product being recalled is coded EXP 1-31-13.

The following product is being recalled:

  • Blue Crab Spread in containers with a weight of one pound and containers with a weight of 8 ounces.

The product was produced December 3, 2012 and distributed to stores in the North East and South East United States.

Consumers who have purchased the suspect products are urged to refrain from eating them and to return them to the point of purchase.

Consumers with questions should contact GoldCoast Salads at (239) 513-0430

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Canning jar lifters recalled

A failure of the lifting tongs poses a laceration risk

Progressive International Corporation of Kent, WA, is recalling about 26,500 canning jar lifters. The jar lifter handle can detach over time due to a miss...

PhotoProgressive International Corporation of Kent, WA, is recalling about 26,500 canning jar lifters.

The jar lifter handle can detach over time due to a missing stainless steel core in the hinge. This can cause the tongs to fail to grip and allow a jar being lifted to fall, posing a laceration hazard to the user. The company has received no reports of injury or property damage.

The recall involves the one-handed jar lifter -- a pair of tongs designed for lifting canning jars out of boiling water. The lifter is red with white handles and made of plastic and metal with a nylon coating.

The lifter, manufactured in China, was sold at AC Sales Co., Ace Hardware, Amazon, Americas Gardening Resources, Bi-Mart, Blain Supply Inc., Chef Central , Cole Hardware, DeNault’s True Value Hardware, Heart of America, Home Shopping Club, InterBond Corp. of America, Kitchen Kaboodle, Kitchen Krafts Inc., Lehman Hardware & Appliance Inc., Metropolitan Markets, Marmaxx, Reading China & Glass/Calvert, Supermarket Associates, Sur La Table, Williams-Sonoma, Winners Merchants International, World Kitchen Ltd., Zulily Inc. and other retailers nationwide from February 2012 to October 2012 for about $10.

Consumers should immediately stop using the jar lifter and contact Progressive International Corporation for a free replacement.

Consumers may contact Progressive International Corporation Customer Service at (800) 426-7101, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. PT Monday through Friday, or by e-mail at jarlifter@progressiveintl.com.

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4moms recalls play yard sheets

Improperly fitting sheets pose and entrapment hazard

Thorley Industries of Pittsburgh, PA, d/b/a 4moms, is recalling about 1,440 breeze cotton jersey play yard sheets. The sheets are too small for the play y...

PhotoThorley Industries of Pittsburgh, PA, d/b/a 4moms, is recalling about 1,440 breeze cotton jersey play yard sheets.

The sheets are too small for the play yards. A sheet that does not properly fit the play yard poses an entrapment hazard that could lead to suffocation.

The recalled play yard sheets are cream-colored, cotton jersey fabric. They were sold as an accessory to the 4moms breeze play yard. “4moms” is printed on a black tag sewn onto the sheet. Item number 4M-009-10-000101 is printed on the packaging. UPC 817980011137 is printed on the sheet’s packaging and on a white warning tag sewn onto the sheet.

No incidents or injuries have been reported.

The sheets, manufactured in China, were sold at buybuy Baby and other juvenile product stores nationwide and online from December 2012 through January 2013 for about $15.

Consumers should stop using the recalled play yard sheets immediately and return them to 4moms for a full refund.

Consumers may contact 4moms toll-free at (888) 977-3944 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday.

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Green Day Brand Dried Coconut recalled

The product contains undeclared sulfites

Domega NY International of Brooklyn, NY, is recalling Green Day Brand Dried Coconut because it contains undeclared sulfites. People who have severe sensit...

PhotoDomega NY International of Brooklyn, NY, is recalling Green Day Brand Dried Coconut because it contains undeclared sulfites. People who have severe sensitivity to sulfites run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reactions if they consume this product.

The recalled product comes in a 3oz (85gram), clear plastic bag with the following code: Exp 12/15/2014. The UPC code is 6 950296 800744. The product was sold in the NY Metro area. It is a product of China.

The recall was initiated after routine sampling by New York State Department of Agriculture and Markets Food Inspectors and subsequent analysis of the product by Food Laboratory personnel revealed the presence of sulfites in packages of Green Day Brand Dried Coconut which did not declare sulfites on the label.

The consumption of 10 milligrams of sulfites per serving has been reported to elicit severe reactions in some asthmatics. Anaphylactic shock could occur in certain sulfite sensitive individuals upon ingesting 10 milligrams or more of sulfites. No illnesses have been reported to date in connection with this problem.

Consumers who have purchased Green Day Brand Dried Coconut should return it to the place of purchase.

Anyone with questions may contact the company at 646-388-3032.

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Barneys New York recalls large scented candles

The candles can burn with a high flame, presenting a fire and burn hazard to consumers

Barneys of New York is recalling about 40 scented candles. The candles can burn with a high flame, presenting a fire and burn hazard to consumers. The fir...

PhotoBarneys of New York is recalling about 40 scented candles.

The candles can burn with a high flame, presenting a fire and burn hazard to consumers. The firm has received one report of a consumer who picked up the candle and was burned on the hand by the wax of the candle while walking.

The recalled Fornasetti Profumi Grande scented candles measure about 67 ounces and have a six- or seven-inch high ceramic vessel with one of four Fornasetti designs. Designs include monkeys with white background, red and blue sardines, black and gold pens and black and white striped face on the side of the vessels.

The candles, manufactured in the United Kingdom, were sold exclusively at Barneys New York located in New York, Beverly Hills, Chicago and Dallas and online from October 2010 through December 2011 for about $700.

Consumers should stop using these recalled candles and contact or return them to Barneys New York to receive a full refund.

Consumers may contact Barneys New York toll-free at (888) 222-7639 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday.

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Club Car is recalling about 950 Precedent i2 and Signature gas golf and transport vehicles

The fuel hose could separate from the fuel tank, posing a fire hazard

Club Car, LLC of Augusta, GA, is recalling about 950 Precedent i2 and Signature gas golf and transport vehicles. The fuel hose could separate from the fue...

PhotoClub Car, LLC of Augusta, GA, is recalling about 950 Precedent i2 and Signature gas golf and transport vehicles.

The fuel hose could separate from the fuel tank, posing a fire hazard. The company has received three reports of a fuel hose separating from the tank. No injuries have been reported.

The recalled vehicles are model year 2013 gas-powered golf and transport vehicles used for short-distance transportation. The vehicles come in five models and colors and can be identified by model and serial number, which can be found on a plate above and to the right of the accelerator pedal. The model names appear in the product literature. Recalled models and serial numbers include:

ModelModel numberSerial number range

Prec i2 Signature 4 Pass Gas

PW

1307-346775

Prec i2 Signature Gas

PY

1307-346310 to 1307-346312

Precedent i2 4 Pass Gas

PF

1307-345436 to 1311-352118

Precedent i2 Gas

PR

1306-344140 to 1311-352109

Precedent i2L Gas

CF

1307-345914 to 1310-349283

The vehicles, manufactured in the U.S., were sold at authorized Club Car dealers nationwide in October 2012 for between $5,000 and $8,000.

Consumers should contact any Club Car dealer for a free inspection and repair of the fuel hose system. The firm is contacting consumers directly.

Consumers may contact Club Car at (800) 227-0739, ext. 3831, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday.

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Z Pro High Protein Supplement recalled

The product contains soy and milk, allergens not listed on the label

R-Kane Products of Pennsauken, NJ, is recalling all outstanding supplies of its Z Pro High Protein Supplement. The product contains soy and milk, allergen...

PhotoR-Kane Products of Pennsauken, NJ, is recalling all outstanding supplies of its Z Pro High Protein Supplement.

The product contains soy and milk, allergens not declared on the labels of individual packets. The product is distributed in boxes containing 24 packets. The outer box declares the presence of these allergens.

Z Pro High Protein Supplement was distributed nationwide between January 1, 2006, and January 24, 2013, to bariatric centers and bariatric physicians who dispense the product to patients who have undergone bariatric surgery. No illnesses have been reported to date.

For additional information, consumers should call Robert Kaskey at 1-856-663-0644 (M –F 10 AM to 4:00 PM EST).

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MegaFood One Daily Supplements recalled

The product lacks child-resistant packaging

FoodState of Derry, NH, d/b/a MegaFood is recalling about 7,400 bottles of MegaFood One Daily Supplement with 60, 90 and 180 tablets. The packaging is not...

PhotoFoodState of Derry, NH, d/b/a MegaFood is recalling about 7,400 bottles of MegaFood One Daily Supplement with 60, 90 and 180 tablets.

The packaging is not child-resistant as required by the Poison Prevention Packaging Act. The supplement tablets inside the bottle contain iron, which can cause serious injury or death to young children if multiple tablets are ingested at once. No injuries have been reported.

The recalled supplement bottles are brown glass bottles that contain MegaFood One Daily Tablets. The bottles have a yellow label on the front with the words “MegaFood,” “Fresh From Farm To Tablet,” “One Daily,” “Nourish,” “Balance” and “Replenish” printed above a picture of vegetables. Recalled bottles have the following amounts, product codes and lot numbers: 

Amount

Product Code

Lot Numbers

60 tablets

51494 10151

10613, 10724 through 10728, 11246 and 12191

90 tablets

51494 10152

180 tablets

51494 10153

The amount is on the bottom right of the front label. The product code and lot numbers are on the left side of the front label.

The vitamins, manufactured in the U.S., were sold at Sprouts Farmers Market, Vitamin Cottage, Whole Foods Market and other natural food stores nationwide from June 2012 to October 2012, for between $39 and $90.

Consumers should immediately place bottles of this product out of reach of children and return any recalled bottles to the original place of purchase for a full refund or replacement.

Consumers may contact MegaFood toll free at (866) 234-2668, from 9:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or by e-mail at productintegrity@megafood.com.

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Prepared food items made with Circle Sea Salmon Lox Trim recalled

The products may be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes

Whole Foods Market is recalling four items made with Circle Sea Salmon Lox Trim sold in seafood departments in its Oregon and Washington state stores The ...

PhotoWhole Foods Market is recalling four items made with Circle Sea Salmon Lox Trim sold in seafood departments in its Oregon and Washington state stores

The products may be contaminated with Listeria Monocytogenes. No illnesses have been reported.

The recalled products were sold before Jan. 29, 2013, in all Whole Foods Market stores in Oregon and Washington.

The salmon lox trim products -- (cold smoked salmon lox trim - PLU 97629, Bagel Half with Lox Cream Cheese w/Capers – PLU 92811, Whole Bagel with Lox Cream Cheese with Capers – PLU 98437, Gravlox Cream Cheese Spread – PLU 95307) -- were sold in clear plastic containers or plastic wrapped with the label "Whole Foods Market."

Signs ares posted in Whole Foods Market stores to notify customers of this recall.

Consumers who have purchased these products in these two states should discard them, and may bring their receipt to the place of purchase for a full refund.

Consumers with questions may contact 206-854-9880 Monday to Friday 9:00am to 5:00pm PST.

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Some 2013 Chevrolet Malibus recalled

A handling problem may increase the risk of a crash

General Motors is recalling about 8,519 model year 2013 Chevrolet Malibu vehicles manufactured from December 6, 2011, through January 15, 2013. One or mo...

PhotoGeneral Motors is recalling about 8,519 model year 2013 Chevrolet Malibu vehicles manufactured from December 6, 2011, through January 15, 2013.

One or more rear suspension bolts may not have been tightened to the specified torque. This may lead to sudden changes in vehicle handling. Sudden changes in vehicle handling may increase the risk of a crash.

General Motors will notify owners, and dealers will inspect and retighten the bolts as necessary, free of charge. Owner notifications have already begun and will be completed shortly.

Owners may contact General Motors at 1-800-521-7300.

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Chia Recharged Stix Mix recalled

The product may declared an undeclared allergen -- peanuts

Tropical Nut and Fruit Co. of Orlando, FL. is recalling five lots of snack mix "Chia ReCharged Stix Mix” 5-ounce pouches because they may contain undeclare...

PhotoTropical Nut and Fruit Co. of Orlando, FL. is recalling five lots of snack mix "Chia ReCharged Stix Mix” 5-ounce pouches because they may contain undeclared peanuts.

The recalled "Chia ReCharged Stix Mix” 5-ounce pouches were distributed between June 6, 2012, to October 23, 2012, to wholesalers and retail stores nationwide.

No illnesses have been reported to date in connection with this recall.

The “Chia ReCharged Stix Mix” 5-ounce stand up resealable plastic pouches contain UPC Code: 0 94184 01014 6

Affected lot numbers are stamped on master case. 12 pouches make up a case and the lot numbers are as follows:

  • 052112
  • 060512
  • 071712
  • 080212
  • 081612

Affected packages can be identified by the best before date stamped on the back of the pouches above the bar code. These best before date are from 01/20/13 to 04/17/13.

Consumers who posse 5-ounce pouches of “Chia ReCharged Stix Mix” with the lots numbers or best before dates listed above are urged to contact Tropical Nut and Fruit Co. by calling 1-800-749-8869 Monday through Friday, 8:00 am to 5:00 pm EST.

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General Motors recalls certain Camaro, Verano, Cruze, and Sonic vehicles

The airbags may not deploy posing an injury risk to passengers

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PhotoGeneral Motors is about 3,896 model year 2012 Chevrolet Camaro, Buick Verano, Chevrolet Cruze, and Chevrolet Sonic vehicles. The driver side frontal air bag has a shorting bar which may intermittently contact the air bag terminals.

If the bar and terminals are contacting each other at the time of a crash necessitating deployment of the driver's frontal airbag, that airbag will not deploy, increasing the driver's risk of injury.

General Motors will notify owners, and dealers will replace the steering wheel airbag coil, free of charge. The safety recall is expected to begin on February 13, 2013.

Owners may contact General Motors at 1-800-521-7300.

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Nueske's Applewood Smoked Meats recalls liver paté

The products contain the milk protein sodium caseinate, a known allergen, which is not on the label

Nueske's Applewood Smoked Meats of Wittenberg, WI, is recalling approximately 4,454 pounds of liver paté products because they are misbranded. The produc...

PhotoNueske's Applewood Smoked Meats of Wittenberg, WI, is recalling approximately 4,454 pounds of liver paté products because they are misbranded.

The products contain the milk protein sodium caseinate, a known allergen, which is not declared on the product label.

The following products are subject to recall:

  • 10-oz. vacuum packed packages of "Nueske's Applewood Smoked Liver Paté"

Each package bears the establishment number "Est. 8926" inside the USDA mark of inspection. The packages can be further identified by the use by dates "2/13/13C," "2/19/13C," "2/20/13C," or "3/16/13C," or the Julian code dates "200350C," "200357C," "300015C," or "300022C." The products were produced on various dates between Dec. 15, 2012 and Jan. 22, 2013 and were distributed for retail sale nationwide.

Nueske's Applewood Smoked Meats discovered in a label review that a new shipment of labels incorrectly omitting the sodium caseinate ingredient had been in use since the Dec. 15, 2012 production date.

There have been no reports of adverse reactions associated with consumption of these products.

Consumers with questions about the recall should contact Tammy Beran, Nueske's Applewood Smoked Meats Quality Assurance Director at (715) 253-4058.  

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World Imports recalls bunk beds

The openings between rails pose an entrapment hazard

World Imports of Philadelphia, PA, is recalling about 8,600 bunk beds. The openings between the metal rails of the end structures are greater than allowed...

World Imports of Philadelphia, PA, is recalling about 8,600 bunk beds.

The openings between the metal rails of the end structures are greater than allowed in the federal standard and pose a risk of entrapment or asphyxiation hazard. No injuries have been reported.

This recall involves a Twin-over-Twin model 341-33, and a Twin-over-Futon model 344-54 bunk beds. Both models have wooden corner posts in a dark finish with wrought iron end structures on the headboards and footboards. A label on the interior surface of the corner post has “DISTRIBUTOR: WORLD IMPORTS” and the model number printed on it.

PhotoThe bunk beds, manufactured in China, were sold at independent juvenile and other furniture stores in the eastern United States between August 2009 to February 2012 for about $250 to $300.

Consumers should immediately stop using the product and contact the firm for a free repair kit with instructions.

Consumers may contact World Imports toll free at (855) 473-9992 anytime Monday through Friday.

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SCS Direct recalls high-powered magnet balls

The balls pose a risk of serious injury if ingested

SCS Direct is recalling about 106,000 Magnet Balls Manipulative Magnet sets. When two or more magnets are swallowed, they can link together inside a child...

PhotoSCS Direct is recalling about 106,000 Magnet Balls Manipulative Magnet sets.

When two or more magnets are swallowed, they can link together inside a child's intestines and clamp onto body tissues, causing intestinal obstructions, perforations, sepsis and death. Internal injury from magnets can pose serious lifelong health effects.

This recall involves all Magnet Balls The Original and Rainbow Bright interactive magnet sets sold in a cylindrical silver tin. Each puzzle set contains 216 spherical high-powered magnets that are 5mm in diameter. The magnets were sold in silver and multi-color sets.

No incidents or injuries have been reported to SCS Direct. The Consumer Product Safety Commission has received 80 reports of incidents involving ingestion of other high powered magnets, resulting in 79 reports seeking medical intervention.

The magnet balls, manufactured in China, were sold exclusively at Amazon.com from August 2010 through May 2012 for about $20.

The magnet balls, manufactured in China, were sold exclusively at Amazon.com from August 2010 through May 2012 for about $20.

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled magnets and contact SCS Direct for instructions on returning the product for a $20 store credit.

Consumers may contact SCS Direct toll-free at (888) 749-1387, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or email the firm at recall@scsdirectinc.com.

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Certain Triaminic Syrups and Theraflu Warming Relief Syrups recalled

The child-resistant feature of the bottle cap may not function properly

Novartis Consumer Health is recalling certain lots of Triaminic Syrups and Theraflu Warming Relief Syrups manufactured in the U.S. before December 2011. Th...

PhotoNovartis Consumer Health is recalling certain lots of Triaminic Syrups and Theraflu Warming Relief Syrups manufactured in the U.S. before December 2011. The products being recalled were produced at the Novartis Consumer Health manufacturing facility in Lincoln, NE.

The child-resistant feature of the bottle cap may not function properly, enabling the cap to be removed with the tamper-evident seal still in place.

There have been reports of four adverse events related to this issue on bottles of Triaminic Syrups. There were no reports of adverse events related to this specific issue for Theraflu Warming Relief® Syrups.

A list of the affected products can be found here.

The lot number is located on the bottom panel of the box and on the left side of the label on the bottle. The NDC number is located on the upper right corner of the front panel of the Triaminic box and the upper left corner of the Theraflu bottle.

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