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

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

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Chrysotile (Asbestos) Mineral Recall [Canada]

Canada CFIA RecallCanada/Ottawa: Chrysotile (Asbestos) Collectable Mineral Recall [Canada]Nature’s Artifacts recalls certain Chrysotile (Asbestos) Collectable Mineral Stones due to Asbestosis (a scarring of the lungs), Lung Cancer, Mesothelioma (a rare cancer of the lining of the chest or abdomen) and  Gastrointestinal Cancers hazards. HCSC: http://ht.ly/M6pHp

Direct link: http://www.healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/hc-sc/2015/52805r-eng.php

Additional information:
Health Canada/Santé Canada (“HCSC”) reports Chrysotile is a type of mineral that contains Asbestos. The recalled Chrysotile collectable stones were sold in individually labelled boxes and as loose bulk rocks and can be identified by their greenish colour and the appearance of white lines or streaks.

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Actinolite (Asbestos) Mineral Recall [Canada]

Canada CFIA RecallCanada/Ottawa: Actinolite (Asbestos) Collectable Minerals Recall [Canada]Jacobs Trading Ye Olde Rock Shop recalls all Actinolite (Asbestos) Collectible Mineral Samples due to Carcinogenic hazard. HCSC: http://ht.ly/M0sRz

Direct link: http://www.healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/hc-sc/2015/52767r-eng.php

Additional information:
Health Canada/Santé Canada (“HCSC”) reports the following Minerals are subject to this recall:

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Actinolite/Asbestos Sample Recall [Canada]

Canada CFIA RecallCanada/Ottawa: Actinolite/Asbestos Sample Recall [Canada]Green’s Rock & Lapidary recalls certain Actinolite (Asbestos) Collectable Mineral Samples due to Asbestosis, Lung Cancer, Mesothelioma and Gastrointestinal Cancers, all serious health hazards. HCSC: http://ht.ly/L4zxz

Direct link: http://www.healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/hc-sc/2015/43855r-eng.php

Additional information:
Health Canada/Santé Canada (“HCSC”) reports this recall involves certain Asbestos Collectable Rock Samples labelled as “Actinolite”.

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