EU issues 31 Product, Toy & Vehicle Recalls

European Union FlagBelgium/Brussels: The European Union issues Report 45/2019 of its Rapid Alert System containing 31 (thirty one), automotive and industrial-based product recalls; a must-read for parents, caregivers, drivers, health and safety workers, company owners, healthcare workers and others: http://ht.ly/1gry30pR9ia

Direct link: https://ec.europa.eu/consumers/consumers_safety/safety_products/rapex/alerts/?event=main.weeklyOverview&web_report_id=3662&Year=2019&lng=en

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Perrigo branded Ranitidine Recall [US]

US FlagUS/Silver Spring: Logo - Perrigo Company plcPerrigo Company plc, an Allegan, Michigan establishment and a subsidiary of Perrigo of Hogan Place, Dublin, Ireland, recalls all current batch/lots and package sizes of Ranitidine, a drug available OTC and by prescription within the United States, due to a specific Nitrosamine contamination called N-nitrosodimethylamine (“NDMA”), a probable human Carcinogen, a substance that could cause Cancer, all serious health hazards.

FDA: http://ht.ly/Msef30pNfyx

Direct link: https://www.fda.gov/safety/recalls-market-withdrawals-safety-alerts/perrigo-company-plc-issues-voluntary-worldwide-recall-ranitidine-due-possible-presence-impurity-n

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

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Johnson’s Baby Powder Recall [US]

Johnson's Baby Powder Recall [US]

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US FlagUS/Silver Spring: Johnson & Johnson Consumer Inc., a New Brunswick, New Jersey establishment, recalls certain batch/lots of Johnson’s Baby Powder due to suspected Chrysotile Asbestos contamination and consequential risks of Mesothelioma, Asbestosis, tumor growth, certain types of Cancer and/or other life-changing complications, all serious health hazards.

FDA: http://ht.ly/qCXU30pK5Fi

Direct link: https://www.fda.gov/safety/recalls-market-withdrawals-safety-alerts/johnson-johnson-consumer-inc-voluntarily-recall-single-lot-johnsons-baby-powder-united-states

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The US Food and Drug Administration (“FDA”) reports the following Johnson’s Baby Powder products are subject to this recall:

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Claire’s Cosmetics Recall [Canada]

Claire's Cosmetics Recall [US]

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Canada FlagCanada/Ottawa: CBI Distribution Corp., a Hoffman Estates, Illinois establishment, recalls an estimated 5,200 units of Claire’s Eye Shadow, Claire’s Compact Powder and Claire’s Contour Palette as well as JoJo Siwa Makeup Sets due to suspected Asbestos contamination and consequential risk of serious adverse health consequences, life-changing complications including Cancer, all serious health hazards.

HCSC: http://ht.ly/ugWc30p03x2

Direct link: https://healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/hc-sc/2019/70251r-eng.php

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Health Canada/Santé Canada (“HCSC”) reports the following Cosmetic products are subject to this recall:

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Beekeeping Supplies Bee Smoker Recall [Australia]

Beekeeping Supplies Bee Smoker Recall [Australia]

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Australia FlagAustralia/Canberra: Beekeeping Supplies Australia Pty Ltd., an Ipswich, Queensland establishment, recalls certain batch/lots of Battery Operated Bee Smoker devices due to suspected Asbestos Fibres in the device and consequential risk of including Asbestosis, Lung Cancer, Mesothelioma and other conditions with possible life-changing complications, all serious health and safety hazards.

ACCC: http://ht.ly/AE1a30oVsyU

Direct link: https://www.productsafety.gov.au/recall/beekeeping-supplies-australia-pty-ltd-battery-operated-bee-smoker

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The Australian Competition & Consumer Commission (“ACCC”) reports the following Bee Smokers are subject to this recall:

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Claire’s Cosmetics Recall [US]

Claire's Cosmetics Recall [US]

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US FlagUS/Silver Spring: Claire’s Stores, Inc., a Hoffman Estates, Illinois establishment, recalls certain batch/lots of Claire’s Eye Shadow, Claire’s Compact Powder and Claire’s Contour Palette due to suspected Asbestos contamination and consequential risk of serious adverse health consequences, life-changing complications including Cancer, all serious health hazards.

FDA: http://ht.ly/8EBw30o1ktz

Direct link: https://www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/ucm633237.htm

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

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Walmart, CVS & Family Dollar Ibuprofen Recall Expands

US FlagUS/Silver Spring: WalMart, CVS & Family Dollar Children's Ibuprofen Recall [US]Tris Pharma, Inc., a Monmouth Junction, New Jersey establishment, expands its existing recall for certain batch/lots of Walmart, CVS and Family Dollar branded Infants’ Ibuprofen Concentrated Oral Suspension to include additional batch/lots of CVS and Walmart medication. The original recall notification was due to suspected higher than stated doses of Ibuprofen and consequential risk of overdose, severe illness and/or possible life-changing complications, all serious health and safety hazards.

FDA: http://ht.ly/55I430nxfrj

Direct link: https://www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/ucm630112.htm

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The US Food and Drug Administration (“FDA”) reports the following children’s liquid pain relief drugs are subject to this recall (in alphabetical order):

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