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Recall: Adventure Playsets

Recall of Adventure Playsets. Credit: CPSC
Rotting ladders on Adventure Playsets have prompted a recall of more than a quarter of a million pieces in the United States and Canada. Working with the Consumer Product Safety Commission, the Amaril...

Recall Alert: Breyers Ice Cream With Undeclared Wheat

Parents of children with wheat allergies take note: Unilever is recalling tubs of ice cream sold throughout the United States because it may contain undeclared wheat. According to a release from Unilever, the parent company of Breyers, the pac...

Plum Organics Baby Food Recall

A voluntary Plum Organics Baby Food recall has been announced by Plum Organics in cooperation with U.S. Food & Drug Administration. Some batches of its Apple & Carrot Portable Pouch baby food may be contaminated with Clostridium botulinum, a ...

Product Recall: Some Children's Tylenol

The makers of liquid Tylenol are recalling 18 of their medications used to treat infants and children. The bacteria Burkholderia cepacia (B. cepacia) was detected in the raw material used to create the medications between April and June 2008, accordi...

Children's Face Paint Recalled Due to Contamination

Contaminated face paints are recalled by FDA. Image: sxc.hu
Memorial Day is a solemn holiday to be sure. The last Monday in May is a time to remember the men and women who have died while in military service. But in true American style, we will c...

Peanut Butter Recall Hurts Sales

Peanut Butter is more than just your child's lunch/allergy. It's big business. With the recent recall of tainted PB, big name brands like Jif and Peter Pan have seen a drop in sales of at least 20 percent, according to a report by CNN, while the g...

Product Recall - Infantino Rattles

In March, 2008, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission announced the recall of about 20,000 Infantino Lamb Grabby Rattles due to a choking hazard. Now they have added an additional 131,000 rattles to the recall for the same reason. This recall i...

Product Recall - Simplicity Play Yards

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission and Fisher Price have announced the recall of about 200,000 Rainforest Portable Play Yards because one or more of the rails can collapse, posing a fall or entrapment hazard to young children. The play yards...

Kellogg Pulls Peanut Butter Crackers From Shelves

Most afternoons, my three-year-old and I curl up on the couch with a snack, her to take a Noggin break, and me to catch up on email. Yesterday, while we took our break, a particular email came through: "Kellogg's Pulls Peanut Butter Crackers in Salmo...

Flashing Pacifiers - Product Recall

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission has announced the recall of about 38,000 Flashing Pacifiers due to a choking hazard. The pacifier us intended for older kids and adults, but should a baby get a hold of it, the pieces could separate and end...

Stork Craft Cribs - Product Recall

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission has announced the recall of about 535,000 Stork Craft Baby Cribs due to faulty support brackets. These metal brackets, which support the crib mattress and mattress board, can crack and break. When one or mo...

Taggies Infant Garments - Product Recall

In July 2008, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission announced the recall of about 6,200 Taggies Sleep'n Play Infant Garments due snaps that could detach and pose a choking hazard to young children. Yesterday, the CPSC announced that an addition...

Jardine Cribs - Expanded Product Recall

Back in June, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission and Jardine Cribs recalled about 320,000 cribs due to a strangulation hazard. Yesterday, the CPSC announced an additional 56,450 cribs to be included in that recall. CPSC has received 19 ad...

Newport Cribs and Furniture - Product Recall

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission has announced the recall of about 3,000 Newport rubbed black 4-in-1 cribs and matching furniture pieces. The red paint under the black finish paint exceeds the federal lead limits. The manufacturer has rece...

Hallmark Jumbo Snow Globes - Product Recall

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission has announced the recall of about 7,000 Jumbo Snowman Snow Globes sold exclusively at Hallmark Gold Crown stores nationwide from October through November 2008 for about $100 each. When exposed to sunligh...

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