2011 November product recalls

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2011 November product recalls
2011 November product recalls
Consumers were warned about contaminated pine nuts, unapproved dietary supplements and fragile vases in November. Find out what other products were removed from shelves in the past month.
November 2011 food recalls

Rice-A-Roni recalled family-size boxes of its rice pilaf  due to an undeclared allergen.

Additional recalls:

Gentes Foods Gordita Black Bean Tortillas due to possible contamination.

Tabatchnick Yankee Bean Soup  and Divina stuffed olives due to possible contamination.

Approximately 20 pounds of Golden Glen Creamery raw cheddar. Why?

Sunrise Commodities’ Turkish pine nuts after they were linked to a multistate outbreak. How many illnesses have been reported?

Bio Gaudiano Organic Olives Stuffed with Almonds  because they were linked to an outbreak in Europe.

Approximately 3,800 pounds of Badia Spices pine nuts due to possible contamination. Where were they sold?
November 2011 children’s gear recalls

Children’s gear

Dutailier Group recalled about 440 of its drop-side cribs after reports of slats detaching from the top and bottom rails. What could go wrong?
November 2011 children’s clothing and toy recalls

Battat recalled nearly 100,000 Toulouse-LapTrec magnetic sketchboards after reports of the magnetic tip separating from the pen. Have any injuries been reported?

Additional recalls:

About 5,400 Cub Scout Wind Tech jackets. What kind of hazard do they pose?

Approximately 12,000 Disney Fairies plastic racing trikes after an injury was reported. What could happen?
November 2011 pharmaceutical recalls

Pharmaceutical products

Keime Inc. recalled one lot of its Virility Max dietary supplement  because of the presence of an unapproved drug.
November 2011 meat recalls

Meat & seafood products

Foremost Foods, International, Inc. recalled its Pangasinan brand smoked seafood products due to potential contamination. Where were they sold?

Additional recalls:

Eighteen-pound boxes of Leslie Leger and Sons Ltd. salted smoked split herring. What is the problem?

ASSI brand frozen oysters after they were linked to an illness outbreak.

Ten-pound boxes of Schreiber Processing Corporation broiled chicken livers . Why?

Whittington’s Jerky recalled 2 and 4 oz. packages of its Original beef jerky. What’s the problem?

63 pounds of Russian Brand veal dumplings due to an undeclared ingredient.
November 2011 electrical recalls
Electrical items
Several thousand Wolfgang Puck Electric Reversible Tri-Grill/Griddles were recalled after a defect in the wiring was found. What happened?
November 2011 vehicle recalls

Arctic Cat recalled all of its 2011 and some 2012 XC 450 all-terrain vehicles after reports of bent tie-rods. What could happen?

Additional recalls:

Several hundred 2012 Cadillac CTS vehicles due to brake issues.

Several 2004-2006 models of Toyota and Lexus . Why?

Approximately 2,800 Yamaha XVS motorcycles  because of fuel system problems.

About 38,444 model years 2008-2009 Pontiac G8 vehicles . What is the problem?

About 5,334 right-hand-drive 2008-2012 Jeep Wranglers due to issues with the air bags.
November 2011 consumer product recalls

Consumer products
IKEA recalled about 1,700 of its Pax Aurland wardrobe mirror doors due to a laceration hazard. Were any injuries reported?

Additional recalls:

About 30,000 Michaels Stores Ashland glass vases because they pose a laceration hazard. How many injuries have been reported?

Sierra Trading Post’s Joss rock climbing cams. Why?

Under Armour helmet chin straps after reports of injuries. How many?

About 18,600 Libbey Glass bowls. What is the problem?

Winchester Hunting Knife Sets due to a potential laceration hazard.

Kotex Natural Balance Security Regular Absorbency Unscented Tampons  because of bacterial contamination. Where were they sold?

One lot  of Purity Cosmetics 100% Pure Cocoa Plum Eye Shadow. Why?