Month: April 2018

For Immediate Release

April 25, 2018

Contact

Consumers

  info@greenbeltmicrogreens.ca
   519-647-1112

Announcement

Greenbelt Greenhouse LTD of British Columbia, Canada is recalling all Greenbelt Microgreen products with the best before dates from 4/24/18 and 4/30/18 because it has the potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes, an organism which can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, and others with weakened immune systems. Although healthy individuals may suffer only short-term symptoms such as high fever, severe headache, stiffness, nausea, abdominal pain and diarrhea, listeria infection can cause miscarriages and stillbirths among pregnant women.

Greenbelt Microgreen products can be identified by the Greenbelt Microgreen label (which is purple & Green) on the lid of the plastic clamshells which is clear. The best before date can be found on the bottom left corner of the label above the UPC barcode.

The affected Greenbelt Microgreens brand microgreens were distributed to Whole Foods stores in Washington between 04/11/18 and 04/24/2018.

Brand Product Size UPC Codes
Greenbelt Microgreens Arugula Microgreens 75 g 8 90082 00012 4 Best Before:
4/24/18
4/30/18
Greenbelt Microgreens Broccoli Microgreens 75 g 8 90082 00016 2 Best Before:
4/24/18
4/30/18
Greenbelt Microgreens Fresh Microgreen Mix 75 g 8 90082 00041 4 Best Before:
4/24/18
4/30/18
Greenbelt Microgreens Sweet & Crunchy Microgreen Mix 75 g 8 90082 00006 3 Best Before:
4/24/18
4/30/18
Greenbelt Microgreens Spicy Microgreen Mix 75 g 8 90082 00000 1 Best Before:
4/24/18
4/30/18
Greenbelt Microgreens Pea Shoots Microgreens 100 g 8 90082 00023 0 Best Before:
4/24/18
4/30/18
Greenbelt Microgreens Sunflower Microgreens 100 g 8 90082 00030 8 Best Before:
4/24/18
4/30/18

No illnesses have been reported to date. (more…)

For Immediate Release

April 24, 2018

Contact

Consumers

 800-832-9948

Media

Dave Ramirez
 281-774-1302

Announcement

Labrada Nutrition of Houston, TX, is recalling specific lots of its “LeanPro8” Protein Powder because they may contain undeclared egg protein. People who have allergies to egg protein run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume these products.

The recalled “LeanPro8” was distributed nationwide in retail stores and through mail orders.

The product comes in a 2.2 lb and 5 lb tub marked on the bottom of the tubs with the following lot numbers:

Lean Pro 8 Vanilla 2,268g (5lb) Tub (UPC # 710779112834) Lot# 073437
Lean Pro 8 Vanilla 2,268g (5lb) Tub Lot# 073447
Lean Pro 8 Vanilla 2,268g (5lb) Tub Lot# 073457
Lean Pro 8 Vanilla 2,268g (5lb) Tub Lot# 073467
Lean Pro 8 Vanilla 2,268g (5lb) Tub Lot# 073477
Lean Pro 8 Chocolate 2,268g (5lb) Tub (UPC# 710779112841) Lot# 083747
Lean Pro 8 Chocolate 2,268g (5lb) Tub Lot# 083757
Lean Pro 8 Chocolate 2,268g (5lb) Tub Lot# 083767
Lean Pro 8 Chocolate 2,268g (5lb) Tub Lot# 083777
Lean Pro 8 Chocolate 2,268g (5lb) Tub Lot# 038748
Lean Pro 8 Chocolate 2,268 g (5lb) Tub Lot# 038758
Lean Pro 8 Chocolate 1,000g (2.2lb) Tub (UPC# 710779113411) Lot# 017598
Lean Pro 8 Cookies & Cream 1,000g (2.2lb) Tub (UPC# 710779113435) Lot# 083707

No illnesses have been reported to date in connection with this problem. (more…)

Name of product:
Seasons ceiling fans
Hazard:

The brackets connected to the fan blades can break and allow the blades to fall, posing an impact hazard.

Remedy:
Repair
Recall date:
April 25, 2018
Units:
About 144,000
Consumer Contact:

HD Supply at 800-782-4154 from 6 a.m. to 5 p.m. PT Monday through Friday, email at FMWarrantySolutions@hdsupply.com or online at www.HDSupplySolutions.com and click on Resources and then on Recall Information for more information.

Recall Details

Description:

This recall involves Seasons-branded 52” five-blade ceiling fans. The recalled fans were sold in white, brass, bronze, and brushed nickel finishes and have zero, one, three or four lights. Model numbers 269702, 269712, 269714, 269716, 269718, 269808, 269810, 269812, 269816, 269818, 269820 and 269822 are included in this recall. The model number is printed on a label on top of the motor housing.

Remedy:

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled fans and contact HD Supply to receive a free repair kit. HD Supply is contacting all known purchasers directly.

Incidents/Injuries:

HD Supply has received 13 reports of a bracket breaking and allowing a fan blade to fall, including one report of minor property damage. No injuries have been reported. (more…)

For Immediate Release

April 23, 2018

Contact

Consumers

 1-888-683-0379

Announcement

As a precaution, the Ziegenfelder Company of Wheeling, WV is voluntarily recalling approximately 3,000 cases of Budget $aver Cherry Pineapple Monster Pops and Sugar Free Twin Pops because the products have the potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes.

Listeria can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, and others with weakened immune systems. Healthy individuals may suffer only short-term symptoms such as fever, headache, stiffness, nausea, abdominal pain and diarrhea, but Listeria infection can cause miscarriages and stillbirths among pregnant women.

The ice pops were distributed to retail grocers and distributors in the states of Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Maine, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, New Mexico, New York, Ohio, Oklahoma, Texas, Utah, Washington and Wyoming. Product was delivered during a 15-day period from April 5 through April 19, 2018.

No illnesses or incidents involving the product have been reported to date.

(more…)

For Immediate Release

April 23, 2018

Contact

Consumers

 1-800-936-7936

Announcement

NutriZone, LLC of Houston, Texas is expanding its recall of various kratom dietary supplements to all lots sold, which may contain the same source material as the original recalled lots. The expanded recall is being conducted out of an abundance of caution.

The recall of dietary supplements is due to the potential for contamination with Salmonella. Salmonella, is an organism which can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, and others with weakened immune systems.

Healthy people infected with Salmonella should monitor themselves for some or all of the following symptoms: nausea, vomiting, diarrhea or bloody diarrhea, abdominal cramping and fever. Rarely, Salmonella can result in more serious ailments, including arterial infections, endocarditis, arthritis, muscle pain, eye irritation, and urinary tract symptoms. Consumers exhibiting these signs after having contact with this product should contact their healthcare providers.

The dietary supplements are labeled and packaged as follows:

Product Name Net Quantity
(Capsules Per Container)
Lot Number Packaging
Cali Green Malay All All All
Cali Maeng Da All All All
Cali Thai All All All
Nirvanio Bali All All All
Nirvanio Green Malay All All All
Nirvanio Maeng Da All All All
Nirvanio Special Reserve All All All
Pain Out Green Malay All All All
Pain Out Maeng Da All All All
Pain Out Thai All All All

Attached are images of product labels to aide in identifying product associated with this recall. Lot numbers can be found on the packaging near the Nutrition Facts Panel.

The products were sold Nationwide (FL, CA, OK, GA, SC, PA, LA, WA, MS, MO, KY, AZ, CO, TX, NY, IL).

No illnesses have been reported to date in connection with this problem. (more…)

For Immediate Release

April 21, 2018

Contact

Consumers

  customerservice@mccallfarms.com
   800-277-2012

Announcement

McCall Farms, Inc. is voluntarily recalling a limited amount of cases of Happy Harvest Spinach in 13.5 oz cans as a precautionary measure due to the potential presence of peanuts resulting from product mislabeling. This product may cause an allergic reaction in customers who have a peanut allergy.

In cooperation with ALDI, all affected product has been removed from its stores. ALDI is the only retailer with this product. The product was packaged in 13.5 oz cans with the lot code of A23IX. The best-by date is January 2021. The UPC code is 041498131289.

The product was available for purchase in the following states: Florida, Georgia, Iowa, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, North Carolina, Ohio, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Virginia, Wisconsin, and West Virginia.

The product was also available for purchase to ALDI customers in the Atlanta and Chicago areas through the company’s partnership with Instacart, a grocery delivery service.

To date, no illnesses related to this product have been reported. No other ALDI or McCall Farms products are affected by this recall. (more…)

For Immediate Release

April 20, 2018

Contact

Consumers

 844-215-DOGS (3647)

Media

Olivia Hudson
 844-215-DOGS (3647)

Announcement

OC Raw Dog, LLC of Rancho Santa Margarita, CA, is recalling approximately 1,560 lbs of Chicken, Fish & Produce Raw Frozen Canine Formulation which was manufactured on 10/11/2017 with a lot number 3652 and a use by date of 10/11/18. We are voluntarily recalling because of potential contamination with Listeria monocytogenes, which can cause severe and potentially fatal infection in animals consuming the pet food, and the humans that handle the pet food and surfaces exposed to the product. Pets can be carriers of the bacteria and infect humans, even if the pets do not appear to be ill. Short-term symptoms may include high fever, severe headache, stiffness, nausea, abdominal pain and diarrhea. Young children, frail or elderly people, and others with weakened immune systems are particularly vulnerable to Listeria monocytogenes infections, which can cause miscarriages and stillbirths among pregnant women. Healthy people infected with Listeria monocytogenes should monitor themselves and their pets for symptoms.

Lot # 3652 of OC Raw Dog Chicken, Fish & Produce was shipped to the following states with the following associated volume with the intent to sell to Independent Specialty Retailers and in turn sold to Consumers. California – 356 lbs., Colorado – 153 lbs., Florida – 195 lbs., Maryland – 320 lbs., Minnesota – 429 lbs., Pennsylvania – 78 lbs. and Vermont – 30 lbs.

This lot of OC Raw Dog Chicken, Fish & Produce was made into 3 lb. Meaty Rox Bags, 4 lb. Slider Bags, 6.5 lb. Doggie Dozen Patty Bags and 7 lb. Meaty Rox Bags. All of which have been marked with a lot number of 3652 and a USE BY DATE of 10/11/18. Each bag has this information on a sticker located on the back lower left corner of the bag.

Product Package Nt. Wt. UPC No. Bar Code
OC Raw Dog Chicken, Fish & Produce Meaty Rox 3 lb. 022099069171 Barcode--1
OC Raw Dog Chicken, Fish & Produce Doggie Sliders 4 lb. 095225852640 Barcode--2
OC Raw Dog Chicken, Fish & Produce Doggie Dozen Patty Bag 6.5 lb. 022099069225 Barcode--3
OC Raw Dog Chicken, Fish & Produce Meaty Rox 7 lb. 095225852756 Barcode--4

To date there have been no reported illnesses of dogs, cats or persons in any connection with this product. The contamination is still under investigation. (more…)

For Immediate Release

April 20, 2018

Contact

Consumers

 844-215-DOGS (3647)

Media

Olivia Hudson
 844-215-DOGS (3647)

Announcement

OC Raw Dog, LLC of Rancho Santa Margarita, CA, is recalling the Freeze Dried Sardines because the fish have exceeded the FDA compliance guideline for fish larger than 5 inches. The FDA has determined that salt-cured, dried, or fermented un-eviscerated fish larger than 5 inches have been linked to outbreaks of botulism poisoning between 1981 and 1987 and again in 1991. Because OC Raw Dog Freeze Dried Sardines are larger than 5 inches there is a possible health risk. Clostridium botulinum can cause severe and potentially fatal toxicity in both animals consuming the pet treat and people handling the pet treat or coming in contact with contact areas that have been exposed o the product. Common symptoms may include dizziness, blurred or double vision, trouble with speaking or swallowing, difficulty breathing, muscle weakness, abdominal distension, and constipation. Pets or Persons experiencing these symptoms should seek immediate medical attention.

This product of Freeze Dried Sardines was shipped to Distributors in the following states with the intent to be sold to Wholesales who in turn sell to Consumers. This product would be found in Independent Pet Specialty Stores within the following states:

California, Colorado, Florida, Maryland, Minnesota, Texas, and Pennsylvania.

OC Raw Dog Freeze Dried Sardines are packaged in a 3.2 oz bag with a UPC of 095225853043.

Product Package Nt. Wt. UPC No. Bar Code
OC Raw Dog Freeze Dried Sardines 3.2 oz 095225853043 OC Raw Dog barcode

To date there have been no reported illnesses of dogs, cats, or persons in any connection with the sardines. (more…)

Name of product:
Fibre-Metal E2 and North Peak A79 hard hats
Hazard:

The hard hats can fail to protect users from impact, posing a risk of head injury.

Remedy:
Refund
Recall date:
April 24, 2018
Units:
About 82,500 (in addition, about 65,550 were sold in Canada)
Consumer Contact:

Honeywell toll-free at 888-212-6903 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at www.honeywellsafety.com and click on Voluntary Product Recall for more information.

Recall Details

In Conjunction With:
Description:

This recall involves Honeywell’s type 1 Fibre-Metal E2 and North Peak A79 hard hats. They were sold in a variety of different colors. The Fibre-Metal E2 hard hats have a manufacture date of April 2016, May 2016, December 2017 or January 2018. The North Peak A79 hard hats were manufactured from April 2016 through January 2018. Only North Peak A79 hard hats with mold identification number 4 are included on this recall. North by Honeywell, the mold identification number, and the manufacture date can be found on the underside of the hat’s brim. The date code is in a clock format: The numbers around the circle correspond to the 12 months of the year, the arrow points to the month of manufacture and the numbers on either side of the arrow represent the last two digits of the year.

Remedy:

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled hard hats and contact Honeywell to receive a product credit or voucher equal to the purchase price of the recalled hard hat.

Incidents/Injuries:

None reported (more…)

For Immediate Release

April 19, 2018

Contact

Consumers

 1-201-875-0606

Announcement

Eataly USA of New York City, New York is recalling Eataly Artichoke Spread, because it may contain undeclared walnuts. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to walnuts run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume these products.

Eataly Artichoke Spread was distributed in New York City sold at Eataly Flatiron, located at 200 5th Avenue, New York, 10010.

The product us packed in a plastic container and has a front and back label. The front label says “Eataly artichoke spread” nt wt.7 oz. 200g, UPC: 612067. The back label lists the ingredients and mentions the expiration date of 05.12.

The problem was found by a costumer who is allergic to nuts. He did not encounter any illness, but had a light allergic reaction. The customer declined to fill out the Eataly incident form and just wanted to bring the seriousness of what happened to our attention. Subsequent investigation indicates that the problem was caused by a temporary breakdown in the packaging process. (more…)