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    Exclamation New Product Recalls Issued This Week - 3/27/09

    Here is a list of new product recalls issued this week: 3/20/09-3/27/09.
    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 allergins. To view all the recalls including those allergin related recalls, you can go to: http://www.recalls.gov/recent.html to see a full listing from each agency.

    Fisher-Price Recalls 3-in-1 High Chairs Due to Fall Hazard. Sold exclusively at: Target stores nationwide from December 2008 through March 2009 for about $100.
    http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml09/09160.html

    Baby Necessities Pacifiers Recalled by OKK Trading Due to Choking Hazard. Sold at: Dollar and discount stores nationwide from August 2007 through January 2009 for about $1.
    http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml09/09161.html

    Aviva Leaps and Bounds Folding Trampolines with Safety Pad (“L&B”) and Aviva Pirate Jump ‘N Play Trampolines (“Pirate”) Trampolines Due to Fall Hazard. Sold by: Sports equipment e-retailers and catalog companies and by Chelsea & Scott through its Web site and the “Leaps and Bounds” catalog from September 2006 through January 2009 for about $100 to $200.
    http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml09/09732.html

    Children’s Advanced Youth Fishing Poles Recalled by Zebco Due to Violation of Lead in Paint Standard. Sold at: Discount department and sporting good stores nationwide from August 2007 through December 2008 for about $35.
    http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml09/09166.html

    Children’s Hooded Sweatshirts Recalled by Metal Mulisha Clothing Due to Strangulation Hazard. Sold at: The retailers listed below sold these products nationwide from August 2007 through November 2007 for about $50. Retailers: Action Sports, Arrow Motorsports, Beaverton Honda Yamaha, Blue Beach Boardshop, California Motorsport Center, Chamber, City Trendz, Cycle Gear, Dead Sailor, Enduro Trgovina in Storitve, For Kids Only/FKO, Fox Racing Inc., Fritz Clothing, Graffiti Skate Shop, Gromitz, Jernigans Inc.DBA Yellow Mart, Loserkids Inc., Metal Mulisha Web Site, Monkeez (Skate & Surf), Novakane, Ocelot Engineering Inc, Ontario Beach Wear Inc. Renton Motorcycles, Riders Outlet, Rooney Inc., SC Rider Supply, Sea Barn, Seidner Enterprises Inc. Skin Retail, Steve’s ATV Service Inc., Thorsen Motorsports, Threads Clothing Store, Tillys/World of Jeans & tops, TJX Companies/Marshalls, Underground Clothing*NSF8/8/07, Valley Skate & Surf, Wicked Wear and Gear, Xtreme Sportsear, and Zappos.com
    http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml09/09167.html

    Children’s Hooded Sweatshirts with Drawstrings Recalled by Rusty North America Due to Strangulation Hazard. Sold at: The retailers listed below sold these products nationwide from August 2008 through December 2008 for prices ranging from between about $40 and $65. Retailers: Adrenaline, Bunger Kids, Carlsbad Pipelines, Driftwood Beach Shoppe, Farias Surf & Sport, Heritage Surf & Sport, K Five Board Shop, Nomad Surf Shop, Nor’easter Surf Shop, Offshore Surf & Skate, Pitti Bimi, Riders Outlet, Rusty, Shoppers Department Store, Spellbinders, Surf Hut, Third Ave Surf Shop Inc, TJX Companies/Marshalls, Wallerbears Surf & Sport and Wave Riding Vehicles
    http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml09/09168.html

    Children’s Hooded Fleece Jackets with Drawstrings Recalled by Golden Grove Trading Due to Strangulation Hazard. Sold at: CVS Stores in the greater Los Angeles area from August 2008 through September 2008 for about $10.
    http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml09/09162.html

    La Jolla Sport Recalls O’Neill Children’s Sweatshirts with Drawstrings Due to Strangulation Hazard. Sold at: Bloomingdale’s, Macy’s, Boscovs, Chicks Sporting Goods, Gottschalks, Jacks Surf and Sport, Lesters and Zappos nationwide from December 2007 through January 2009 for about $30.
    http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml09/09163.html

    Lost Children’s Sweatshirts with drawstring Recalled by Dysfunctional Clothing Due to Strangulation Hazard. Sold at: Macy’s, Bloomingdales, Zappo’s, and Jacks Surf Shop stores nationwide. The sweatshirts were sold between June 2008 and December 2008 for about $26.
    http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml09/09164.html

    Electrolux Cordless Stick Vacuums (Ergorapido, Pronto and Precision Vacuums) Recalled by Electrolux Home Care Products Due to Bursting Batteries. Sold at: Major and independent retailers nationwide from November 2007 through March 2009 for about $100.
    http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml09/09169.html

    Holiday Lights (Fresh Décor 10 Count LED Star String Lights) Recalled by Four Star Group USA Due to Fire Hazard. Sold at: Safeway stores nationwide, including Carrs, Dominick’s, Genuardi’s, Pak’n Save, Pavilions, Randalls, Tom Thumb and Vons, from October 2008 through December 2008 for about $7.
    http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml09/09165.html

    Central Fireplace Recalls Direct Vent Gas Fireplaces Due to Laceration Hazard. Sold by: Fireplace dealers nationwide from April 2001 through July 2007 for about $1,600.
    http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml09/09733.html

    Lenovo Recalls ThinkVision Speaker AC Adaptor used with ThinkVision Soundbars Due to Shock Hazard. Sold by: Lenovo's Web sites, telephone and direct sales, and Lenovo authorized distributors nationwide from October 2008 through January 2009, as an accessory for about $30.
    http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml09/09170.html

    Outerwears Inc. Recalls Filters Used in Fuel Funnels Due to Fire Hazard. Sold at: Various off-road and racing retailers nationwide from June 2008 through February 2009 for about $25.
    http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml09/09171.html

    Watson Announces a Nationwide Voluntary Recall of Propafenone HCL Tablets Due to Oversized Tablets; Lot Number 112680A, Expiration Date July 31, 2010
    http://www.fda.gov/oc/po/firmrecalls/watson03_09.html

    Shire announced today a voluntary market withdrawal/recall of 39 lots of the ADHD patch DAYTRANA. Shire is taking this action because some DAYTRANA patches no longer meet their release liner removal specification, and as a result, patients and caregivers could have difficulties removing the liners.
    http://www.fda.gov/oc/po/firmrecalls/shire03_09.html

    Neco Foods Recalls Atlantis Brand Smoked Fish Dip Because of Possible Health Risk. The recalled “Atlantis brand Smoked Fish Dip” was distributed in Florida in 7 ounce containers through retail stores, 32 ounce containers through club stores, and in 5 pound packages through foodservice distributors.
    http://www.fda.gov/oc/po/firmrecalls/neco03_09.html

    den Dulk Poultry Farms of Ripon CA. is voluntarily recalling Costco's Kirkland Organic Brown Eggs and Safeway's O Organic Grade A Large Brown Eggs and as a precaution because the eggs have the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella. The recalled eggs were distributed to Costco and Safeway in Northern California, as far South as Fresno, and in western Nevada.
    http://www.fda.gov/oc/po/firmrecalls/dendulk03_09.html

    Torres Hillsdale Country Cheese LLC Announces the Recall of "Aguas Calientes" brand and "El Jaliciense" brand Asadero and Oaxaca Cheeses due to Possible Listeria Contamination. Products were distributed to the following states: Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Georgia, Tennessee, Kentucky, North Carolina, South Carolina, Ohio and Wisconsin.
    http://www.fda.gov/oc/po/firmrecalls/torres03_09.html

    The Georgia Nut Company Issues Voluntary Recall of Certain Snack Products Containing Shelled Pistachio Nuts Because of Possible Salmonella Health Risk. Products "Sold at Not Just Nuts" store in Wauwatosa, WI, Safeway/Dominick’s food stores in the greater Chicagoland area, Georgia Nut retail stores in Skokie and Glenview, IL, Georgia Nut’s Chocolate House location in Greenfield, WI, and through the Company’s website
    http://www.fda.gov/oc/po/firmrecalls...anut03_09.html

    Back to Nature Foods Company Conducts Nationwide Recall of Nantucket Blend Trail Mix Containing Pistachio Nuts Because of Possible Salmonella Health Risk. These products were distributed to retail stores nationwide.
    http://www.fda.gov/oc/po/firmrecalls...ture03_09.html

    And then there are all the peanut/peanut butter related recalls. I had them all listed in this post:http://www.car-seat.org/showthread.php?t=70123
    It would take a long time going through that to grab pieces of each recall, but you can browse through that post to see the latest recalls. If you don't have access to that post, you can also go through the FDA website which has a link: http://www.accessdata.fda.gov/script...call/index.cfm
    Katy

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