CVS nasal spray recall: Sinus relief product may cause deadly infection

A nasal spray sold under the CVS Health brand is being recalled because it may lead to life-threatening infections for certain patients, according to the Food and Drug Administration.

https://www.usatoday.com/story/money/2018/08/10/cvs-health-nasal-mist-spray-recall/956355002/

Pepperidge Farm Recalls Goldfish Crackers Amid Salmonella Scare

The snack that smiles back is at the center of some frown-worthy news.

Pepperidge Farm announced a voluntary recall of four varieties of Goldfish crackers in a press release on Monday.

An ingredient supplier notified Pepperidge Farm that a whey powder used in the crackers' seasoning might be contaminated with salmonella bacteria, according to the release.

https://www.npr.org/2018/07/24/631860777/goldfish-recalled-due-to-salmonella-scare

Anheuser-Busch Recalls Certain Stella Artois Bottles in US and Canada

Anheuser-Busch InBev today announced a voluntary recall in the U.S. and Canada of a “limited” number of Stella Artois bottles that may contain glass particles due to a packaging defect.

In a press release, A-B, the world’s largest beer manufacturer, said a packaging flaw in some 11.2 oz. bottles manufactured by an unnamed European third-party vendor “may cause a small piece of glass to break off and possibly fall into the beer.”

https://www.brewbound.com/news/anheuser-busch-recalls-certain-stella-artois-bottles-us-canada

More and More Kratom Recalled over Salmonella Risk

PDX Aromatics, DBA Kraken Kratom, Phytoextractum, and Soul Speciosa, is again expanding the scope of their 3/9/2018 and 3/15/2018 voluntary recalls to include certain red vein and green vein kratom powder and capsule products because they have the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella. The second expanded recall is being initiated in response to additional positive findings of Salmonella associated with PDX Aromatics’ products following the FDA’s investigation.

http://www.foodpoisonjournal.com/foodborne-illness-outbreaks/more-and-more-kratom-recalled-over-salmonella-risk/

 

Instant Pot recalls over 100,000 Gem multicookers after overheating warning

After issuing a warning about one of its models overheating and melting, Instant Pot announced an official recall of 104,000 models of the Gem 65 8-1 multicooker on Thursday.

On Feb. 17, the company posted a notice on its official Facebook page after home cooks had reported that the pot, which does not actually have a pressure-cooking function, was getting too hot and warping after use.

https://www.today.com/food/instant-pot-recalls-gem-65-8-1-multicookers-t124244

RECALL: Chain brake guard on cordless electric chainsaws could fail

Thousands of chainsaws are being recalled due to a defect. According to the Consumer Product Safety Commission, the chain brake guard in the cordless electric chainsaw can fail.

If the brake guard fails, the chainsaw can continue operating, posing an injury hazard to users.

http://weartv.com/news/local/recall-chain-brake-guard-on-cordless-electric-chainsaws-could-fail

Panera recalls cream cheese nationwide after test for Listeria

Panera Bread is recalling all 2- and 8-ounce tubs of its cream cheese sold in its U.S. locations because tests of samples showed contamination by Listeria monocytogenes, a potentially deadly foodborne pathogen.

http://www.foodsafetynews.com/2018/01/panera-recalls-cream-cheese-nationwide-after-test-for-listeria/#.WnSiUKinGM9

Toyota and Lexus Recall Vehicles Because Airbags Might Not Work in Crash

Toyota and Lexus are recalling 49,000 cars, including 2016 Toyota Priushybrids, 2016 Lexus RX SUVs and 2015-2016 Lexus NX hybrids because some airbags might not deploy in the event of a crash, potentially leaving passengers unprotected.

https://www.consumerreports.org/car-safety/toyota-and-lexus-recall-vehicles-because-airbags-might-not-work-in-crash/

Jimmy John’s Salmonella Sprout Outbreak Sickens in Minnesota, Wisconsin and Illinois

CDC, public health and regulatory officials in several states, and the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) are investigating a multistate outbreak of Salmonella Montevideo infections.

http://www.foodpoisonjournal.com/foodborne-illness-outbreaks/jimmy-johns-salmonella-sprout-outbreak-sickens-in-minnesota-wisconsin-and-illinois/

Frozen Green Beans, Mixed Veggies Recalled in 21 States for Listeria Contamination

The recalled veggies were produced by National Frozen Foods Corp. and distributed in bulk to the following states: Florida, Alaska, Arkansas, Arizona, California, Colorado, Idaho, Illinois, Kansas, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, North Dakota, Nebraska, New Mexico, Nevada, Oregon, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia and Washington.

https://dailyhornet.com/2018/frozen-green-beans-mixed-veggies-recalled-in-21-states-for-listeria-contamination/