Food Alert: Caramel Apple Listeriosis [US]

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US/Silver Spring & US/Atlanta: FDA Logo B&WThe US Food and Drug Administration (“FDA”) and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (“CDC”) warn that some Prepackaged Caramel Apples may be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes and may have possibly caused or contributed to several serious illnesses and/or deaths. FDA: http://ht.ly/GcIGf

Direct link: http://www.fda.gov/Food/RecallsOutbreaksEmergencies/Outbreaks/ucm427573.htm

Additional information:
The US Food and Drug Administration (“FDA”), Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (“CDC”) as well as several state and local health officials are currently investigating an outbreak of Listeriosis potentially linked to commercially produced, Prepackaged Caramel Apples.

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Target Chocolate Almond Recall [US]

US FlagUS/Silver Spring: Target Chocolate Almond Recall [US]Zachary Confections recalls some Market Pantry (Target’s own brand) Dark Chocolate Covered Almonds due to undeclared peanuts, a known allergen. FDA: http://ht.ly/Gc5B2

Direct link: http://www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/ucm427539.htm

Additional information:
The US Food and Drug Administration (“FDA”) reports the following Almonds are subject to this recall:

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NHTSA December Vehicle Recalls – 141 MTD [US]

US FlagAs of Friday, December 19, 2014, the US National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (“NHTSA”) has posted 141 vehicle, tire, accessory or other related product recalls so far this month. Are yours listed? http://ht.ly/5G8bb

Direct link: http://www-odi.nhtsa.dot.gov/owners/SearchCurrentMonthRecall

Additional information:
Recently added recalls include vehicles, products and accessories from the following manufacturers: Continue reading

Waupoose Sweet Apple Cider Recall [Canada]

Canada CFIA RecallCanada/Ottawa: Waupoose Estate Winery recalls some Sweet Apple Cider due to possible Patulin contamination, a serious health hazard. CFIA: http://ht.ly/G9ogR

Direct link: http://www.healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/inspection/2014/42995r-eng.php

Additional information:
The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (“CFIA”) reports the following Sweet Apple Cider are subject to this recall:

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Tiger Chocolate Fondue Set Recall [UK]

UK FSA RecallUK/Basildon: Tiger Chocolate Fondue Set Recall [UK]Tiger Shops recalls some Chocolate Fondue Sets due to possible chromium contamination, a serious health and safety hazard. TSI: http://ht.ly/G9mGG

Direct link: http://www.tradingstandards.gov.uk/advice/advice-recall-item.cfm?id=311474

Additional information:
The UK Trading Standards Institute (“TSI”) reports the following Fondue Sets are subject to this recall:

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Panasonic Battery Pack Recall [Australia]

Australia ACCC RecallAustralia/Canberra: Panasonic Rechargeable Battery Pack Recall [Australia]Panasonic Australia recalls some Rechargeable Battery Packs for CF-H2 Panasonic Tablet Computer due to overheat, smoke, ignition, fire and burn hazards. ACCC: http://ht.ly/G9gPi

Direct link: http://www.recalls.gov.au/content/index.phtml/itemId/1066388

Additional information:
The Australian Competition & Consumer Commission (“ACCC”) reports the following Battery Packs are subject to this recall:

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