Monday, August 8, 2016
08/04/2016 04:44 PM EDTJM Exotic Foods, Inc. is recalling ground turmeric because samples from our supplier were found to contain elevated levels of lead. This product was solely distributed to a farmer's market in Doraville, GA from May until August 2016.
Hospira Issues a Voluntary Nationwide Recall For One Lot Of 0.25% Bupivacaine Hydrochloride Injection, USP Due to The Presence Of Particulate Matter Within a Single Vial
08/05/2016 11:37 AM EDTLake Forest, IL - Hospira, Inc., a Pfizer company, is voluntarily recalling one lot of 0.25% Bupivacaine Hydrochloride Injection, USP (NDC: 0409-1159-02, Lot 59-064- DK, Expiry 1NOV2017) at the hospital/retail level due to the presence of particulate matter within a single vial. The issue was identified through a confirmed complaint.
Beyond Better Foods, LLC Issues Allergy Alert On Undeclared Peanuts In Mislabeled Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Ice Cream
08/06/2016 07:51 PM EDTBeyond Better Foods, LLC is recalling select cases from a single production run of Enlightened brand Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip ice cream because they may have been packaged in Mint Chocolate Chip ice cream containers and thus contain undeclared peanuts. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to peanuts run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume these products.
08/08/2016 06:52 AM EDTGel Spice, Inc. is expanding its recall of ground turmeric powder to include additional brands because of elevated lead levels. Lead can accumulate in the body over time. Too much can cause health problems, including delayed mental and physical development and learning deficiencies. Pregnant women, infants and young children especially should avoid exposure to lead.
Posted by Solomon's words for the wise at 8/08/2016 09:29:00 AM