June 24, 2022

Tennessee Technical Isopropyl Hand Sanitizer Recalled For Methanol

Tennessee Technical Isopropyl Hand Sanitizer is being recalled because it contains methanol, which is not allowed in that type of product. No illnesses or adverse events have been reported to the company to date in conreciotn with this problem. The recalling firm is Tennessee Technical Coatings Corp. Substantial methanol exposure can cause nausea, vomiting, headache, blurred vision, seizures, permanent blindness, permanent damage to the central nervous system, and death. All people using this product on their hands are at risk, but young children who accidentally ingest this product and adolescents and adults who drink these products as an alcohol substitute are most at risk for methanol poisoning. All lots of this product are included in this recall. The recalled product is … [Read more...]

Bee Happy 12 Days of Advent Calendars Recalled For Lead

Bee Happy 12 Days of Advent Calendars have been recalled because the brown bell found in "Day 10" of the advent calendar contains levels of lead that exceed the federal lead paint ban, which poses a risk of lead poisoning. Excessive levels of lead can be toxic to young children if the paint is ingested. Lead is a toxic heavy metal that exists in the environment. Consuming it can cause a variety of potentially serious health problems. Over time, consuming small quantities can cause developmental delays, behavior disorders, and lower IQ, especially in young children. Consuming higher quantities of lead can cause acute lead poisoning. Symptoms of this illness can include abdominal pain, vomiting, lethargy, weakness, irritability, behavior or mood changes, delirium, seizures, and … [Read more...]

Bebe au Lait Teethers Recalled For Possible Choking Hazard

Bebe au Lait Teethers are being recalled for a possible choking hazard. The string that connects the beads on the teether can break, which will release the beads. There have been no injuries reported connected to this problem, but the company has received six reports of detached bands, and one child placed a bead in their mouth. The recalling firm is Bebe au Lait of Santa Clara, California. About 8,600 units were sold in the United States, and 10 units were sold in Canada. The teether were available for purchase at Target and various other stores nationwide. They were also sold online at the company's website, at Zulily, and other websites from May 2019 through October 2021 for about $15.00. This product was manufactured in China. The recall is for 12 different types of wooden … [Read more...]

FRIGG Silicone Pacifiers Recalled For Possible Choking Hazard

FRIGG Silicone Pacifiers are being recalled for a possible choking hazard, according o the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC).  The base of the silicone nipple has a fine slit that can cause it to detach from the plastic shield. No injuries have been reported to date in connection with this issue. The recalling firm is Mushie & Co. The FRIGG silicone pacifiers were made in two designs: Classic and Daisy. The Classic design is a silicone nipple that is attached to a round plastic shield. The Dairy design has a round scalloped plastic shield. Each design was sold in two sizes: 0-6 months and 6-18 months. The name "FRIGG" is in raised letters on the handle of the shield. These pacifiers were sold in more than 40 colors. They were manufactured in Denmark by FRIGG Production … [Read more...]

American Angler Electric Fillet Knives Recalled For Laceration Hazard

American Angler Electric Fillet Knives are being recalled because they pose a laceration hazard. The trigger mechanism on the knife can become stuck in the "on" position. The recalling firm is Wayne/Scott Fetzer Company doing business as Scott Fetzer Consumer Brands of Harrison, Ohio. There have been 23 reports of the trigger mechanism sticking, but no injuries have been reported to the company to date in association with this problem. The recall is for American Angler Electric Fillet knives with model number 32300. The serial numbers for this product are AEK-OB-DS-003-1, AEK-OB-DS-008-1, AMK-KM-DS-003-1, and AEK-OB-RB-004-1. You can find the model number on the base of the handle. The serial number is stamped on the product packaging. "American Angler" is printed on the handle of … [Read more...]

Walmart BH&G Aromatherapy Spray Recalled For Burkholderia

Four People Sickened - Two Have Died Walmart Better Homes & Gardens aromatherapy spray is being recalled for possible Burkholderia pseudomallei bacteria contamination, which causes melioidosis, a potentially fatal infection, according to the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC). Four people, from Kansas, Minnesota, Texas, and Georgia, were sickened and two have died, including a child, after being infected with that pathogen. Better Homes & Gardens Aromatherapy Room Spray Suspected - Recalled The source of those infections has not been definitively confirmed by the CDC, but a bottle contaminated with Burkholderia pseudomallei,  the same type of bacteria that causes melioidosis, was found in the home of one of the patients who died of a melioidosis infection. Approximately … [Read more...]

Macy’s Recalls Martha Stewart Collection Oil & Vinegar Cruets

Macy's is recalling Martha Stewart Collection Oil & Vinegar Cruets because the bottles can break during use, which poses a laceration hazard. Macy's has received six reports of the glass cruets breaking, which caused three injuries. Two of the patients required stitches. The Martha Stewart Collection Oil & Vinegar Cruets were sold at Macy's stores nationwide and online at the Macy's website from June 2017 through June 2021 for about $22.00. The cruets were manufactured in China. The importer is Macy's Merchandizing Group Inc. of New York. The recalled product is Martha Stewart Collection Oil & Vinegar Cruet, which is a tapered clear glass vessel. The product has a square base and a metal open spout that fits tightly into the open neck of the bottle. The product has … [Read more...]

Ryan and Rose Cutie Spoovel Utensil Recalled For Choking Hazard

Ryan and Rose Cutie Spoovel children's eating utensils are being recalled. The handle on the utensil can break off while the child is using it, releasing small parts, which pose a choking hazard for young children. About 17,750 of these products were sold in the United States. And about 110 of the utensils were sold in Canada. This product was manufactured in China and was imported by Ryan and Rose LLC of Bartlett, Tennessee. The Cutie Spoovel is a transitional eating utensil for young children and toddlers. It is made from 100% food grade silicone, with a plastic core, and comes in a set of two in various colors, including gray and pink. The handle is "easy grip" and the sides of the scoop are elevated to avoid spills. The words "Cutie Spoovel" are printed on the back of the … [Read more...]

Zen Magnets and Neoballs Magnets Recalled For Ingestion Hazard

Zen Magnets and Neoballs Magnets are being recalled for ingestion hazard, according to the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC). Zen Magnets LLC is aware of two children who ate the magnets and needed surgery to remove the magnets and parts of their intestines and bowels. CPSC is aware of more reports of children and teenagers ingesting high powered magnets and needing surgery. A 19-month girl died after ingesting similar high powered magnets, but not these particular products. When two or more of these magnets are swallowed, they can attract each other or another metal object and become lodged in the digestive system. This can cause perforations, twisting or blockage of the intestines, infection, blood poisoning, and death. In 2014, a rule was issued by CPSC that magnet … [Read more...]

SOWTECH Espresso Machines Recalled For Possible Burn Hazard

SOWTECH Espresso Machines are being recalled for a possible burn hazard, according to a notice posted on the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission website. There have been 48 incidents of the  glass carafe breaking reported to the company, which resulted in five burn injuries. The recalling firm is LoHi Tech of Walnuts, California. The glass carafe can break while in use, which can burn anyone using the machine. The recalled item is SOWTECH Espresso Machines with model number CM6811. The machines are black and were sold with a glass carafe. "SOWTECH" is printed on large black type on the metal front panel, and "Model CM6811" is printed on a silver label on the bottom of the machine. They were sold online at Amazon.com and at the company's website from March 2017 through October … [Read more...]

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