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    Exclamation New Product Recalls Issued This Week - 03/16/2013

    Here is a list of new product recalls issued this week: 3/10/13-3/16/13
    Please note this list includes most recalls from CPSC, USDA, FDA, NHTSA (carseats and tires only) and boat recalls from the Coast Guard. I do not include vehicle recalls or USDA/FDA recalls related to undeclared allergens. To view all the recalls including those allergen related recalls, you can go to: http://www.recalls.gov/recent.html to see a full listing from each agency.

    Toys R Us Recalls Imaginarium Activity Walker Due to Choking Hazard. Sold exclusively at Toys R Us stores nationwide and online at www.toysrus.com from August 2011 through January 2013 for about $30.
    http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2013/...tivity-Walker/

    BrightLight Blankets Recalled by IdeaVillage Due to Burn Hazard
    Sold exclusively at Online at www.brightlightpillow.com and by phone from July 2012 through August 2012 for about $40.
    http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2013/...y-IdeaVillage/

    Stuart Weitzman Girls’ Cha Cha Boots Recalled by Synclaire Brands Due to Fall Hazard. Sold at Bloomingdale’s, Belk Stores, TJ Maxx nationwide and online at Zappos from September 2011 through February 2013 for about $65.
    http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2013/...Cha-Cha-Boots/

    UNIQLO Recalls Children's Pajamas Due to Violation of Federal Flammability Standards. Sold at UNIQLO New York stores, except the SoHo store; UNIQLO Garden State Plaza store in Paramus, N.J.; and online at www.uniqlo.com from September 2012 through November 2012 for about $15.
    http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2013/...drens-Pajamas/

    Soft Air USA Recalls Swiss Arms Air Rifle Due To Injury Hazard. Sold exclusively at Sports Authority in December 2012 for $100.
    http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2013/...rms-Air-Rifle/

    Bluworld/Nu-Flame Recalls Wall Mounted Fireplaces Due to Fire and Burn Hazard. Sold at On-line retailers including Amazon.com, Overstock.com and DirectBuy.com from November 2011 through December 2012 for between $300 and $400 for the Vivo model and between $200 and $300 for the Vivido model.
    http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2013/...ed-Fireplaces/

    Hot Springs Packing Co., Inc., a Hot Springs, Ark. establishment, is recalling approximately 6,120 pounds of chicken polish sausage and chicken breakfast link products ("DOUBLE D INTERNATIONAL FOOD CO., INC., 4/1 CHICKEN POLISH SAUSAGE, DOUBLE D INTERNATIONAL FOOD CO., INC., 16/1 CHICKEN BREAKFAST LINK) due to possible contamination with Listeria monocytogenes. The products were produced on February 19, 2013, and distributed to an institution in Jackson, Michigan.
    http://www.fsis.usda.gov/News_&_Even...ease/index.asp

    Ben-Lee Processing, Inc., an Atwood, Kansas establishment, is recalling an undetermined amount of ready-to-eat and heat-treated bacon and ham products that were produced without a Hazard Analysis & Critical Control Points (HACCP) plan. The products were produced prior to March 14, 2013, and were distributed in northwest Kansas for further distribution.
    http://www.fsis.usda.gov/News_&_Even...ease/index.asp

    FPL Food, LLC, a West Columbia, S.C. establishment, is recalling approximately 5,820 pounds of ground beef chuck that may contain small pieces of plastic. The products were packaged on March 7, 2013, and were sold in retail stores in Florida, Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina and Virginia.
    http://www.fsis.usda.gov/Fsis_Recall...2013/index.asp

    Grippo Foods, Inc, Cincinnati, OH, is initiating a nationwide recall of all bags and boxes of their Plain Potato Chips, Bar-B-Q Potato Chips, Cheddar Cheese with a touch of Jalapeno Potato Chips, Hot Dill Pickle Potato Chips, Sweet Bermuda Onion Potato chips and Salt & Vinegar Potato Chips. These products may have the potential to contain metal fragments. These products were distributed to retail markets in Ohio, Kentucky, Indiana and Illinois beginning September 15, 2012 until March 14, 2013.
    http://www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/ucm344009.htm

    Green Planet, Inc. is conducting a voluntary consumer recall of a product sold as a dietary supplement under the brand name of "Night Bullet," found to contain trace amounts of an analogue of an FDA-approved drug. Night Bullet was sold nationwide between October 2012 and March 2013 to wholesalers and sample provided at trade shows.
    http://www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/ucm343216.htm

    Vascular Solutions Zerusa Ltd., a subsidiary of Vascular Solutions, Inc., initiated a nationwide recall of Guardian® II and Guardian II NC hemostasis valves used in catheterization procedures. Specific lots of the products have been recalled because they pose a slightly increased risk of air leakage that may lead to an air embolism, which could result in serious injury or death.
    http://www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/ucm344019.htm

    Bravo! is voluntarily recalling its 2 lb tubes of Bravo! Raw Food Diet Chicken Blend for Dogs and Cats, product code: 21-102, batch ID code 6 14 12, because it has the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella.The recalled product is distributed nationwide to distributors, retail stores, internet retailers and directly to consumers, and can be identified by the batch ID code 6 14 12 located on the white hang tag attached to the bottom of the plastic film tube.
    http://www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/ucm343716.htm

    Diamond Pet Foods is voluntarily recalling limited production codes of Premium Edge Finicky Adult Cat Formula dry cat food, Premium Edge Senior Cat Hairball Management Formula dry cat food, Premium Edge Kitten Formula dry cat food, Diamond Naturals Kitten Formula dry cat food and 4health All Life Stages Cat Formula dry cat food. Tests conducted by the company indicated the products might have a low level of thiamine (Vitamin B1).
    http://www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/ucm343084.htm

    If you missed last week's recall listing, here is the link to it:
    http://www.car-seat.org/showthread.php?t=243206
    Katy

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