Recent Recalls

Staff Reports

Here is the recent list of recalls this week:

  1. Frigidaire and Kenmore Wall Ovens recalled by Electrolux due to Fire Hazard- The thermal switch on the ovens can malfunction due to improper manufacturing, posing a fire hazard to consumers
  2. Lorex recalls Video Baby Monitors due to Burn Hazard- The video monitor’s batteries can overheat, swell and expand and cause the battery cover to open or come off. This can expose hot batteries.
  3. Nu Skin recalls Mist Diffusers due to risk of Mold Exposure- Mold can develop on the product, posing a health risk to individuals with compromised immune systems, damaged lungs or an allergy to mold.
  4. General Mills Expands Retail Flour Recall– Due to four new confirmed illnesses, General Mills is adding additional flour production dates to the previously announced U.S. retail flour recall that was originally announced on May 31, 2016. The illnesses reported to health officials continue to be connected with consumers reporting that they ate or handled uncooked dough or ate uncooked batter made with raw flour.
  5. Ghiringhelli Specialty Foods, Inc. Recalls Poultry Products due to Mislabeling and Undeclared Allergens- Ghiringhelli Specialty Foods, Inc., a Vallejo, Calif., establishment, is recalling approximately 2,444 pounds of chicken Caesar salad products due to mislabeling and undeclared allergens: soy, wheat, and fish (anchovies).