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    Exclamation New Product Recalls Issued This Week - 4/3/09

    Here is a list of new product recalls issued this week: 3/27/09-4/3/09.
    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.

    Evenflo Recalls Envision™ High Chairs Due to Fall and Choking Hazards. Sold at: Juvenile product and mass merchandise stores nationwide, including Toys“R”Us, Babies“R”Us, K-Mart and Burlington Coat Factory from December 2002 through April 2006 for between $80 and $110.
    http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml09/09178.html

    Evenflo Expands Recall of Majestic™ High Chairs Due to Fall and Choking Hazards. Sold at: Juvenile product and mass merchandise stores nationwide, including Toys“R”Us, Babies“R”Us, Walmart.com, and Burlington Coat Factory from January 2007 through March 2009 for between $80 and $110.
    http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml09/09177.html

    SunKids Convertible Cribs Recalled by Suntech Enterprises Due to Entrapment and Suffocation Hazards. Sold at: Small juvenile product retailers in N.Y., N. J., and Calif. from January 2007 through October 2008 for about $100.
    http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml09/09181.html

    Lakeshore Learning Materials Recalls Children’s "What’s Inside?" Soft Toy Boxes Due to Choking Hazard. Sold by: Lakeshore Learning Materials stores nationwide and Toys To Grow On™ catalogs from September 2008 through February 2009 for about $40.
    http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml09/09176.html

    Spektrum DX6i Radio Transmitters used with model aircrafts Recalled by Horizon Hobby Due to Impact and Laceration Hazards. Sold at: Independently-owned model and hobby shops from July 2008 through January 2009 for about $200 for the transmitter, or for between $400 and $500 for the transmitter when sold with a model airplane or helicopter.
    http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml09/09179.html

    Best Buy Announces the Recall of Certain Insignia 26-Inch Flat-Panel LCD Televisions Due to Fire Hazard. Sold exclusively at: Best Buy stores nationwide, at ww.bestbuy.com, and www.bestbuyforbusiness.com from August 2005 through June 2006 for about $800.
    http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml09/09183.html

    Best Buy Announces the Recall of Certain Rocketfish Universal Portable Power Sources Due to Fire Hazard. Sold exclusively at: Best Buy stores nationwide and at bestbuy.com from July 2008 through February 2009 for about $100.
    http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml09/09182.html

    Clothing Irons (model numbers DPP1500, DPP1500R and DPP3500) Recalled by Conair Corporation Due to Fire Hazard. Sold at: Department and retail stores nationwide from October 2008 through March 2009 for about $50.
    http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml09/09173.html

    Faulty Installation Instructions Prompt RadioShack Corp. Recall of Illuminated Round Rocker Switches; Shock Hazard to Consumers. Sold at: RadioShack stores nationwide and online at www.radioshack.com from June 2008 through January 2009 for about $4.
    http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml09/09180.html

    Yamaha Motor Corp. Offers Free Repair For 450 and 660 Model Rhino Off-Highway Recreational Vehicles. CPSC staff has investigated more than 50 incidents involving 46 driver and passenger deaths in these two Rhino models. About 120,000 of the 450 and 660 model Rhinos have been distributed nationwide since Fall 2003.
    http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml09/09172.html

    Brave Products Reannounces Recall of "Brave" and "Iron & Oak" Models of Log Splitters; Additional Incidents Prompt Urgent Warning of Amputation Hazard. Sold at: Ace, True Value, and Do It Best Hardware stores and independent power equipment dealers nationwide from January 2002 through April 2007 for between $900 and $2,000.
    http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml09/09174.html

    Caraco Pharmaceutical Laboratories, Ltd. Announces a Nationwide Voluntary Recall of All Lots of Digoxin Tablets Due to Size Variability. Digoxin is a drug product used to treat heart failure and abnormal heart rhythms.
    http://www.fda.gov/oc/po/firmrecalls/caraco03_09.html

    Kroger Recalls Kroger Lite Mayo sold in 32-ounce jars Due to Possible Salmonella Health Risk. sold in Kroger stores in Southwestern Ohio, including Cincinnati and Dayton, and in Northern Kentucky and Southeastern Indiana.
    http://www.fda.gov/oc/po/firmrecalls/kroger04_09.html

    Halal International Processing, a York, S.C., establishment, is recalling approximately 2,925 pounds of beef, chicken, goat, and lamb products that were mislabeled and did not receive federal inspection. The frozen meat and poultry products were distributed to retail establishments in North Carolina and South Carolina.
    http://www.fsis.usda.gov/News_&_Even...ease/index.asp

    Torres Hillsdale Country Cheese LLC Expands 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, Wisconsin, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Florida, and Alabama.
    http://www.fda.gov/oc/po/firmrecalls/torres03_09.html

    Union International Food Co. is Recalling Lian How Brand Spices and Uncle Chen's Brand White Pepper and Black Pepper in 5oz. Retail Containers Because of a Possible Salmonella Health Risk. The Lian How brand spices are distributed in the states of California, Oregon and Washington to wholesalers, distributors, restaurant suppliers and restaurants.
    http://www.fda.gov/oc/po/firmrecalls...onal03_09.html

    Kroger Recalls Private Selection Shelled Pistachios Due to Possible Health Risk. Stores under the following names in the 31 states where Kroger operates are included in this recall: Kroger, Ralphs, Fred Meyer, Fry's, King Soopers, Smith's, Dillons, QFC, City Market, Foods Co., Jay C, Scott's, Owen's, Baker's, Gerbes, Hilander and Pay Less, and sold in the following states: Alaska, Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Michigan, Missouri, Mississippi, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Mexico, North Carolina, Ohio, Oregon, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia and Wyoming.
    http://www.fda.gov/oc/po/firmrecalls/kroger03_09.html (original recall)
    http://www.fda.gov/oc/po/firmrecalls/kroger203_09.html (expanded recall)

    Setton Pistachio of Terra Bella, Inc. Announces Nationwide Recall of Pistachios Because of Possible Health Risk. This voluntary recall affects certain bulk roasted inshell and roasted shelled pistachios shipped on or after September 1, 2008. The bulk product was distributed throughout the United States.
    http://www.fda.gov/oc/po/firmrecalls/setton03_09.html

    Kraft Foods Conducts Nationwide Recall of Planters and Back to Nature Products Containing Pistachio Nuts Because of Possible Health Risk. These products were distributed to retail stores nationwide.
    http://www.fda.gov/oc/po/firmrecalls/kraft03_09.html

    Whole Foods Market Issues Nationwide Voluntary Recall of 365 Everyday Value brand Dry Roasted and Salted Pistachio Nuts Due to Possible Health Risk. This product has been distributed to Whole Foods Market stores in the United States.
    http://www.fda.gov/oc/po/firmrecalls...oods04_09.html

    Publix Issues Voluntary Recall on all 6 oz packages of Publix Pistachios.
    http://www.fda.gov/oc/po/firmrecalls/publix04_09.html
    Frito-Lay Issues Nationwide Voluntary Recall of In-Shell Pistachio Nuts Due to Possible Health Risk. This product has been distributed to retail stores in the United States and Canada.
    http://www.fda.gov/oc/po/firmrecalls/fritolay03_09.html

    Harry and David, of Medford, Oregon, is voluntarily recalling three Harry & David products, a Mendiant Assortment, a Capiz Chocolate Tower containing Mendiants, and Fruit and Nut Mendiants.
    http://www.fda.gov/oc/po/firmrecalls...avid04_09.html

    John B. Sanfilippo and Son, Inc. Voluntarily Recalls Fisher Brand Roasted Salted Inshell Pistachios Due to Possible Health Risk. Small packaged items have been sold under the Fisher Brand in the Company’s outlet stores in IL and to various distributors in the following states: FL, IL, IN, MN, NE, NY, SD, WA and WI. Bulk packaged items have been sold under the Fisher Brand to fundraisers, bulk food stores, re-baggers and distributors in the following states: IA, IL, IN, KS, LA, MA, MI, MO, ND, NE, OH, OK, SC,TX AND WI.
    http://www.fda.gov/oc/po/firmrecalls...ippo03_09.html

    Kar Nut Products Conducts Nationwide Recall of Kar’s Pistachios, Second Nature California Medley, Second Nature Sensible Sweetness Produts Because of Possible Risk to Health. The recalled products are sold in retail stores nationwide.
    http://www.fda.gov/oc/po/firmrecalls/karnut04_09.html

    Fritz Company Inc. Announces a Nationwide Voluntary Recall of Fritzie Fresh Natural Pistachios Because of Possible Health Risk. These products were shipped to retail locations in MN, WI, IA, MO, ND, SD, MT.
    http://www.fda.gov/oc/po/firmrecalls/fritz04_09.html

    Ciao Bella Gelato Company has launched a voluntary recall of its 3.5 oz Pistachio Gelato Single Serve Cup over concern of potential contamination with the Salmonella organism of the roasted and salted diced pistachios nuts.
    http://www.fda.gov/oc/po/firmrecalls...ella04_09.html

    Eillien’s Candies, Inc. Issues Voluntary Recall of Eillien's, Blain's Farm & Fleet, Mills Fleet Farm and Bulk Dry Roasted Pistachio Kernels (Not in Shell) Due to Possible Health Risk. The products contain a sell by date prior to 4/1/10 and were sold in Grocery and Mass Merchants in IA, IL, MI, MN, ND, and WI.
    http://www.fda.gov/oc/po/firmrecalls/eillien03_09.html

    Chukar Cherry Company Announces Nationwide Recall of Products Containing Pistachios Because of Possible Health Risks. The packaged products were distributed throughout the United States via various retail outlets and gift shops as well as Chukar retail stores, mail order catalog, and internet store. Product was also sold in bulk in western Washington at REI, Ballard Market, Town & Country Market, and Central Market; in greater Chicago, IL and Troy, MI area Whole Foods; at Good Earth Natural Foods in Spearfish, SD and at Neuchatel Chocolates in New York, NY.
    http://www.fda.gov/oc/po/firmrecalls...erry04_09.html

    And then there are a few more peanut/peanut butter related recalls (luckily the list is slowing down considerably). I had them all listed in this post:
    http://www.car-seat.org/showthread.php?t=70123
    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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