Smithfield Pork Sausage Recall [US]

US/Washington: Smithfield Packing Company recalls about 38,000 pounds of Pork Sausage due to plastic fragment hazard. USDA: http://ht.ly/i8BpL

Direct link: http://www.fsis.usda.gov/News_&_Events/Recall_017_2013_Release/index.asp

Additional information:
The United States Department of Agriculture (“USDA”) reports the small plastic fragments found in the recalled Sausage are likely from gloves.

USDA recall number: FSIS-RC-017-2013
Recalls Direct RIN: 2013-1609 E. & O. E.

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NHTSA Vehicle Recalls – 38 MTD [US]

US/Washington: As of Thursday, February 28, the US National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has posted 38 vehicle or tire recalls so far this month. Are yours listed? http://ht.ly/5G8bb

Additional information:
Recently added recalls include products from the following companies:

  • Daimler Buses North America
  • Porsche Cars North America, Inc
  • Navistar, Inc.
  • UD Trucks Corporation

Recalls Direct RIN: 2013-1608
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Koala Popcorn Recall [Australia]

Australia/Canberra: Koala Popcorn recalls some Koala Popcorn Chicken Flavour due to undeclared milk ingredients, a known allergen. ACCC: http://ht.ly/i7KbR

Direct link: http://www.recalls.gov.au/content/index.phtml/itemId/1045927

About Food Allergies:
You can learn more about Food Allergies from Australia’s Department of Health and Ageing by visiting: http://ht.ly/cq6s5

ACCC PRA number: 2013/13482
Recalls Direct RIN: 2013-1607
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Green Day Brand White Melon Seed Recall [US]

US/Silver Spring: Domega NY International recalls some Green Day Brand White Melon Seeds due to undeclared sulfites. FDA: http://ht.ly/i7f62

Direct link: http://www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/ucm341348.htm

About Sulfite Allergies:
For some people, Sulfites/Sulphites are a source of urgent, dangerous and possibly life-threatening allergic reactions. The US Food and Drug Administration, for example, says that Anaphylactic Shock could occur in certain Sulfite-sensitive individuals upon ingesting just 10 milligrams of these substances. You can learn more about food allergies from the US National Institutes of Health (“NIH”): http://1.usa.gov/IZWUlm

Recalls Direct RIN: 2013-1606
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NHTSA Vehicle Recalls – 33 MTD [US]

US/Washington: As of Wednesday, February 27, the US National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has posted 33 vehicle or tire recalls so far this month. Are yours listed? http://ht.ly/5G8bb

Additional information:
Recently added recalls include products from the following companies:

  • Daimler Buses North America
  • Hyundai-Kia America Technical Center Inc
  • Keystone RV Company
  • Yakima Products, Inc

Recalls Direct RIN: 2013-1605
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Lion Pavilion Grassplot Ginger Slice Recall [US]

US FDA RecallUS/Silver Spring: FDA Logo BlueLion Pavilion recalls some Grassplot Ginger Slices due to undeclared sulfites, a serious health hazard. FDA: http://ht.ly/i67k8

Direct link: http://www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/ucm341338.htm

Additional information:
The US Food and Drug Administration (“FDA”) reports the following Smoked Fish Products are subject to this recall:
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Food Club Red Enchilada Sauce Recall [US]

US/Silver Spring: Bruce Foods Corp recalls some Food Club Red Enchilada Sauce due to undisclosed soy and wheat, both allergens. FDA: http://ht.ly/i5wY2

Direct link: http://www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/ucm340723.htm

Additional information:
The US Food and Drug Administration (“FDA”) reports some cans of Food Club Red Enchilada Sauce, through a production error, may actually contain Food Club Green Enchilada Sauce. Only the Food Club Green Enchilada product contains soy and wheat ingredients. Consumers who are allergic to these two ingredients and who depend on the correct product label for their safely will therefore be unaware the incorrect product is inside. Consequently, they may have a serious allergic reaction if they consume the Green Enchilada Sauce product, mislabeled as Red Enchilada Sauce.

About Soy and Wheat Allergies:
For some people, soy (and soy-based products) as well as wheat (and wheat-based products) are sources of dangerous and potentially deadly, allergic reactions. Learn more about food allergies from the US National Institutes of Health (“NIH”): http://1.usa.gov/IZWUlm

Recalls Direct RIN: 2013-1603
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