Recalls: Food To Household Products
A couple of recalls have recently hit the news, and since we are good mined folks, we wanted to pass them along to you.
—About 22,650 jars of American Spoon Foods brand Apple Chipotle Salsa, Maple BBQ Grilling Sauce and Pumpkin Chipotle Roasting Sauce because they may contain undeclared wheat flour and may put certain consumers at risk for wheat or gluten sensitivities or allergies. No illnesses have been reported. The products from Petoskey, Mich.-based American Spoon Foods were sold in its stores in Michigan, via mail order from American Spoon Foods and through specialty food retailers in Arkansas, Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Massachusetts, Michigan, North Carolina, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Utah, Washington and Wisconsin. Details: Call American Spoon Foods at 800-222-5886 or e-mail the company at info(at)spoon.com.
—About 5,700 convertible clothes irons distributed by Sunbeam Products Inc. of Boca Raton, Fla., because the iron can overheat and cause a fire due to a wiring issue, posing a risk of burns. No injuries have been reported. The recalled product is the Sunbeam Convertible Iron, which is a blue and gray, hand-held garment iron that converts to a garment steamer. They were sold at Bed Bath & Beyond stores nationwide from June 2010 to November 2010 and made China. For additional information, call Sunbeam at 800-656-9708 or visit the company's website at http://www.sunbeamconvertible.com .
—About 460,000 air compressors made by DeVilbiss Air Power Company of Jackson, Tenn., because the motor can overheat, posing a fire hazard. DeVilbiss received nine reports of motors overheating, including three reports of fire damage. No injuries have been reported. The recalled compressors were sold under the Craftsman, Delta Shopmaster, DeVilbiss, Husky and Porter-Cable brand names. DeVilbiss, Porter-Cable, Husky and Delta Shopmaster compressors were sold at home centers nationwide from January 2003 through December 2004. Craftsman compressors were sold at Sears stores nationwide from September 2000 through December 2005. For additional information, consumers with DeVilbiss, Porter-Cable, Husky and Delta compressors can call DeVilbiss 866-220-5627 Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., or visit the company's website at http://www.porter-cable.com or http://www.devap.com . Consumers with Craftsman compressors can call Sears at 888-279-8013 Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. EST, and Saturday, 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. EST, or visit Sears' website at http://www.sears.com .
Information from the associated Press