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Recalls: Big Lots glider recliners, roman shades and roll-up blinds, more

Big Lots glider recliners

Company: Big Lots.

Quantity: 375,000.

Why? An exposed gap between the moving parts of the chair and the base framework can allow access to toddlers and infants, posing an entrapment hazard. In addition, other exposed moving parts on the chair and the ottoman can pose finger pinching and crushing hazards to older children and adults.

What models? The microfiber glider recliner and leather glider recliner sit on circular metal bases made from 1.25-inch metal tubing and have cushions covered in either light brown or green microfiber fabric or dark brown simulated leather fabric. A label under the seat of the chair identifies the manufacturer as Dongguan Shindin Metal & Plastic Products Ltd. There is a small label on the front metal rod under the seat that states "Maximum wt load 250 lbs."

Where sold? Big Lots stores from January 2005-December 2009.

What to do? Call Big Lots toll-free at 1-866-244-5687 or visit www.biglots.com.

Roman shades and roll-up blinds

Company: Meijer.

Quantity: 243,200.

Why? The shades and blinds can pose a strangulation hazard.

What models? Innovations and At Home with Meijer roman shades and roll-up blinds that were redistributed to stores and sold to consumers after March 2010 without a repair kit.

Where sold? Discount retailers, dollar stores, flea markets and other retail liquidators from March 2010-September 2011.

What to do? Call Meijer toll-free at 1-800-927-8699 or visit www.meijer.com.

Frozen egg products

Company: American Egg Products.

Quantity: Undisclosed.

Why? The product may be contaminated with salmonella, an organism that can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, and others with weakened immune systems.

What models? American Egg Products' Frozen Egg Product comes in 5-pound paper cartons. Lot # 272-1 is printed across the side of the master case and is also embossed on the gable of each individual carton inside the case with the plant number 272 1 P 1105.

Where sold? Various stores.

What to do? Call the company at 1-912-449-5700.

Nike All-American sandwich

Company: Landshire.

Quantity: 1,751 cases.

Why? The product may be contaminated with listeria monocytogenes, an organism that can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, and others with weakened immune systems.

What models? The Landshire Nike All-American is a pre-packaged, individually wrapped white package sandwich with a weight of 7.25 ounces and a UPC code 0 9748801741 5. The sandwiches involved have a lot number of 11 237 6.

Where sold? Various stores.

What to do? Call the company toll-free at 1-800-468-3354.

Children's frog masks

Company: Target Corp.

Quantity: 3,400.

Why? The plush frog masks lack proper ventilation. When secured in place across a child's face, it presents a suffocation hazard to the child.

What models? The child-sized frog-themed animal masks are green with yellow and red highlights. There are two eye cutouts and a green elastic band with a fastener used to secure the mask at the back of the child's head. UPC code 06626491474 is printed on a label attached to the mask.

Where sold? Target stores from August-September.

What to do? Call Target toll-free at 1-800-440-0680 or visit www.target.com.

Chocolate flavor Fiber One 90-calorie chewy bars

Company: General Mills.

Quantity: Undisclosed.

Why? The products have been packaged incorrectly and may contain sensitive ingredients not listed on the box's ingredient label, including the potential allergen peanuts. People who have severe sensitivity to peanuts may run the risk of serious or life-threatening reactions if they consume this product.

What models? Five-count boxes of Chocolate Flavor Fiber One 90-calorie chewy bars with a 19MAY2012BV Better if Used By date.

Where sold? Various stores.

What to do? Call General Mills toll-free at 1-800-231-0308.

Nostrilla nasal decongestant

Company: Insight Pharmaceuticals LLC.

Quantity: 34,092 bottles.

Why? The spray may contain the bacteria burkholderia cepacia, which may cause serious infection in individuals with a compromised immune system or chronic lung condition.

What models? Nostrilla nasal decongestant, lot #11G075, UPC code 6373673005, comes in a 1/2 ounce plastic bottle marked with lot #11G075 on the label and with an expiration date of 05/2014 stamped on the side.

Where sold? Various retail outlets and pharmacies.

What to do? Call the company toll-free at 1-877-546-9059.

Bagged salad blends

Company: Taylor Farms Retail Inc.

Quantity: 3,265 cases.

Why? The products could be contaminated with salmonella, an organism that can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people and others with weakened immune systems.

What models? Various bagged salad products with brand names Fresh Selections, HEB, Marketside and Taylor Farms. For more details, please see www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/ucm276459.htm.

Where sold? Various stores.

What to do? Call Taylor Farms toll-free at 1-877-323-7374.

Pourable gel fuel

Company: Evergreen Enterprises.

Quantity: 23,400 containers.

Why? The pourable gel fuel can ignite unexpectedly and splatter onto people and objects nearby when it is poured into a firepot that is still burning. Gel fuel that splatters and ignites can pose fire and burn risks to consumers that can be fatal.

What models? Fireside Gel Fuel, 30-ounce bottles in case of 12, model no. 5G001, UPC code 746851581199; and Fireside Gel Fuel-Citronella, 30-ounce bottles in case of 12, model no. 5G002, UPC code 746851581205.

Where sold? Various stores from December 2010-September 2011.

What to do? Call Evergreen toll-free at 1-877-558-1511 or visit www.myevergreen.com.

Carbon monoxide detectors

Company: Sensor System.

Quantity: 20,000.

Why? Some of the detectors were not wired properly to the ADT alarm system, resulting in the sound not going off in the home alarm panel and no signal to the ADT alarm monitoring center at the end of its useful life.

What models? Hard-wired carbon monoxide detectors with model CO 1224T installed by ADT. The model number is behind the front cover.

Where sold? They were installed by ADT from October 2008-December 2010 as part of home security systems.

What to do? Call ADT toll-free at 1-800-238-2727 or visit www.us.adt.com.

Dried dates

Company: Domega NY International Co. LTD.

Quantity: Undisclosed.

Why? The products contain undeclared sulfites. People who have severe sensitivity to sulfites may run the risk of serious or life-threatening reactions if they consume this product.

What models? Dried dates are packaged in a 12-ounce plastic bag with a UPC code of 6-868978-724670.

Where sold? Various stores.

What to do? Call the company at 1-646-388-3032.

Murray sugar-free chocolate chip cookies

Company: Murray Biscuit Co. LLC.

Quantity: 904 cases.

Why? The packages may contain pecans, which is undeclared. People who have allergies to pecans run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reactions and should not eat this product.

What models? Murray sugar-free chocolate chip cookies with a UPC code of 82011 91335 and a best if used by date of APR1712 EA6.

Where sold? Various stores.

What to do? Call the company toll-free at 1-877-745-5582 or visit www.Murraysugarfree.com.

Nancy Adams classic mini s'mores

Company: Nassau Candy Distributors.

Quantity: Undisclosed.

Why? The product may contain undeclared peanuts. People who have an allergy to peanuts run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume this product.

What models? Nancy Adams classic mini s'mores, net weight 5.5 ounces, in a red and silver box with a manufacturing code of either I1119 or I1120 under the following UPC 6 18645 21923 9.

Where sold? Various stores.

What to do? Call the company at 1-516-433-7100, extension 7297 or 7287.

Losi NiMH start-up combo charger

Company: Horizon Hobby Inc.

Quantity: 975.

Why? The charger and battery can emit excessive heat, posing a burn and fire hazard.

What models? The Losi NiMH start-up combo charger is black, measures 4 inches by 2 inches and has model number LOSB9904. A Losi logo sticker is on the front of the charger, along with another sticker bearing the instruction: "Use only with 7.2V NiMH Batteries 1500mAh or higher." On the back of the charger is a sticker with voltage and current ratings for input (100-240VAC, 1.0A) and output (8.5V, 3A) along with another Losi logo.

Where sold? Hobby stores from January-March.

What to do? Call Horizon Hobby toll-free at 1-877-504-0233 or visit www.horizonhobby.com/losicombo.

Twist and Sort toys

Company: Guidecraft Inc.

Quantity: 760.

Why? The small pegs on three of the four posts can detach, posing a choking hazard to young children.

What models? Twist 'n Sort wooden toys have a square base, four posts and 12 primary-colored game pieces that can be arranged to fit over the posts. Product number 712 is printed on underside of base.

Where sold? Specialty toy stores and gift shops, catalogs and online from September 2009-November 2010.

What to do? Call Guidecraft toll-free at 1-888-824-1308 or visit www.guidecraft.com.

GE Monogram Pro rangetop with grill

Company: General Electric Appliances.

Quantity: 470.

Why? Burners on Rangetops operating on liquefied petroleum may fail to ignite or light if the gas control knob is left in a position between OFF and LITE, posing a risk of delayed ignition or explosion.

What models? Monogram brand, with LP models ZGU364LRP, ZGU484LGP and ZGU486LRP; and natural has models ZGU364NRP, ZGU484NGP and ZGU486NRP that have serial numbers beginning with AS, AT, AV, DS, DT, DV, FS, FT, FV, GS, GT, GV, HR, HS, HT, HV, LR, LS, LT, LV, MR, MS, MT, RR, RS, RT, SR, SS, ST, TR, TS, TT, VR, VS, VT, ZR, ZS and ZT.

Where sold? GE representatives and distributors from May 2008-August 2011.

What to do? Call GE toll-free at 1-866-645-3956 or visit www.geappliances.com/products/recall.

Rechargeable lithium-poly battery

Company: Electric Motion Systems LLC.

Quantity: 70.

Why? The battery can overheat and catch fire.

What models? The black lithium-poly 37 volt, 10Ah battery is used in electric bicycles and propulsion systems. The battery is 8.75 inches by 5.75 inches by 3.25 inches. "E+" appears on a label on the side of the battery. Recalled batteries have EMS# 11819-101 at the top right of the label with a serial number between 10001 and 10200. The batteries were sold on their own and as part of the E+ Flex Kits.

Where sold? Bike shops and the company's website from October 2009-November 2010.

What to do? Visit www.epluselectricbike.com or e-mail info@epluselectricbike.com.

LittleLife Discoverer child carriers

Company: Lifemarque.

Quantity: 40.

Why? The carriers were sold without bolts that attach the carrier's main frame to the metal stand. Missing bolts cause the carrier to disconnect from the stand and fall backwards, posing a fall hazard to a child in the carrier.

What models? LittleLife Discoverer child carriers with LittleLife printed on the back of the carriers and the number LS55060 printed on a tab sewn underneath the care label. The carriers are green and gray with a black metal frame at the back with a folding leg bracket to enable the carriers to stand.

Where sold? Outdoor stores nationwide and online at www.amazon.com, www.skinnyskis.com, www.thebasecamp.com, and www.MadAthlete.com from January-July.

What to do? Call the company toll-free at 1-877-922-5462, e-mail customer.services@littlelife.co.uk or visit www.littlelife.com.

Recalls: Big Lots glider recliners, roman shades and roll-up blinds, more 10/26/11 [Last modified: Wednesday, October 26, 2011 3:05pm]

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