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Newborn head and body support products recalled due to presence of mold

Posted: August 26, 2014 Recalls

Children’s Medical Ventures is recalling its Gel-E Donut and Squishon 2 products used in hospitals to support and cradle an infant’s head or body because of numerous complaints about visible mold on the outer surface of the products. The mold

Ace Bayou recalls more than two million various bean bag chairs after two children die of suffocation

Posted: August 22, 2014 Recalls

Following the tragic deaths of two children, the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) and Ace Bayou Corp. are now recalling more than two million bean bag chairs in the United States.

4-in-1 Convertible Cribs recalled by Franklin & Ben Mason due to potential entrapment hazard

Posted: August 21, 2014 Recalls

About 1,000 “4-in-1 Convertible Cribs” are currently under recall by Franklin & Ben Mason, a division of Bexco, due to an entrapment hazard. According to the recall notice, the front of the crib may separate from the side panels, thus

White & Blue Dragon recalls all lots of its tattoo ink, needles, etc. after discovery of unsafe bacteria

Posted: August 20, 2014 Recalls

According to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), White & Blue Lion, Inc. has announced a voluntary recall of all its tattoo inks and needles after discovering a potential contamination of pathogenic bacteria. If the recalled products are used,

BRITA recalls more than 242,000 children’s filtered bottles featuring popular cartoon characters

Posted: August 19, 2014 Recalls

BRITA, the German company specializing in water filtration products, is now working beside the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) to recall more than 242,000 Brita Hard-Sided Water Filter Bottles for Kids. According to the recall notice, the bottle’s lid poses

Dialysis solutions recalled due to potential contamination

Posted: August 18, 2014 Recalls

Baxter International is recalling two lots of Dianeal Low Calcium Peritoneal Dialysis Solution with 2.5 percent Dextrose 5000mL (Ambu-Flex II) because oxidized stainless steel, garment fiber and PVC particulate matter was present during the manufacturing process and seen floating in

Reports of fires and property damage lead to recall of 79,000 Vornado Space Heaters

Posted: August 17, 2014 Recalls

Nearly 79,000 VH110 Electric Space Heaters are being voluntarily recalled by Vornado Air. Reports say that consumers have been struggling with the heaters melting, catching fire and igniting anything nearby.

FDA and McCormick recall Ground Oregano, 0.75 oz. bottles due to risk of Salmonella

Posted: August 15, 2014 Recalls

A voluntary recall has been issued by McCormick & Company after the possible Salmonella contamination of its McCormick® Ground Oregano, 0.75 oz. bottles. The UPC code on the recalled bottles is 0-523561-6 with code dates BEST BY AUG 21 16

Nearly 126,000 CoScentrix candles recalled due to risk of fires

Posted: August 14, 2014 Recalls

After reports of ignition, CoScentrix, a company specializing in home and fine fragrance products, has announced a recall of more than 126,000 DD Brand Tin Candles.

FDA provides guidance to help medical device manufacturers gain faster marketing approval

Posted: August 11, 2014 Pharmaceutical

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is providing manufacturers with information to help them win faster approval for medical devices deemed “substantially equivalent” to other devices, even if the technology of the new device is different or carries different risks.