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Recalls: Delta drop-side cribs, Koalas March cookies, battery operated toy speed boats

Delta drop-side cribs

Company: Delta Enterprise Corp.

Quantity: 1,585,000.

Why? The crib's drop side can detach when the spring peg is not engaged, which can cause an entrapment and suffocation risk to infants and toddlers. And some models are missing a crucial safety peg.

What models? All 600,000 Delta drop side cribs manufactured prior to 2006 that use "Crib Trigger Lock with Spring (or Safety) Peg" drop side hardware design. The recalled spring model numbers and country of origin include: 4340, 4343, 4520, 4600, 4620, 4624, 4625, 4629, 4660, 4665, 4720, 4750, 4751, 4850, 4855, 4857, 4880, 4920, 4925-2, 4925-2B, 4925-6, 4980 and 8605. The 985,000 recalled safety peg models are 4320, 4340, 4500, 4520, 4530, 4532, 4540, 4542, 4550, 4551, 4580, 4600, 4620, 4624 (production dates 01/06 thru 11/07), 4640, 4660, 4720, 4735, 4742, 4750 (production dates 01/95 thru 12/00), 4760, 4770, 4780, 4790, 4820, 4840, 4850, 4860, 4880, 4890, 4892, 4900, 4910, 4920, 4925-2, 4925-6, 4930, 4940, 4943, 4944, 4947, 4948, 4949, 4950, 4958, 4963, 4968, 4969, 4980. The model number, country of origin and manufacture dates are located on top of the mattress support board. The recalled cribs have Delta's name and address on the mattress support boards and Delta's logo on the teether rail.

Where sold? Various stores.

What to do? Call Delta toll-free at 1-800-816-5304 or visit to order the free repair kit.

Koalas March cookies

Company: Lotte USA Inc.

Quantity: Undisclosed.

Why? They may be contaminated with melamine, which if ingested can cause kidney failure.

What models? Koala March King Size Chocolate, 1.8 ounces, 50 grams, UPC 0 81900 00001 7; Koala March King Size Strawberry, 1.8 ounces, 50 grams, UPC 0 81900 00007 9; Koala March King Size White Chocolate, 1.8 ounces, 50 grams, UPC 0 81900 00011 6; Koala March Family Pack Chocolatem 9.5 ounces, 270 grams, UPC 0 81900 08001 9; Koala March Family Pack Strawberry, 9.5 ounces, 270 grams, UPC 0 81900 08002 6; Koala March Family Pack White Chocolate, 9.5 ounces, 270 grams, UPC 0 81900 08011 8; Koala March Family Pack Chestnut, 9.5 ounces, 270 grams, UPC 0 81900 08010 1; Koala March Family Hawaii Chocolate, 9.5 ounces, 270 grams, UPC 0 81900 08003 3; Koala March Family Hawaii Pineapple, 9.5 ounces, 270 grams, UPC 0 81900 08004 0.

Where sold? Various stores.

What to do? Call Lotte at 1-269-963-6664.

Hartz chicken-basted rawhide chips

Company: Hartz Mountain Corp.

Quantity: 4,850 bags.

Why? One or more bags within the lot are potentially contaminated with Salmonella. Salmonella can cause serious infections in dogs, and, if there is cross-contamination caused by handling of the rawhide chips, in people as well, especially children, the aged, and people with compromised immune systems.

What models? The 2-pound plastic bags of Hartz Chicken-Basted Rawhide Chips, lot code JC23282, UPC number 3270096463.

Where sold? Various stores.

What to do? Call Hartz toll-free at 1-800-275-1414.

Dextroamphetamine sulfate 5 mg tablets

Company: ETHEX Corp.

Quantity: Three lots.

Why? Some lots may have oversized tablets, which could contain twice the labeled amount of the active ingredient and lead to side effects.

What models? The recalled lots were distributed by ETHEX Corp. under an "ETHEX" label between January 2007 and May 2008. The 5 mg product is an orange round tablet debossed with "ETHEX" and "311" on one side.

Where sold? Various stores.

What to do? Call ETHEX toll-free at 1-800-321-1705 or e-mail [email protected]

Various 2007-08 Nissan vehicles

Company: Nissan North America Inc.

Quantity: 204,361.

Why? A manufacturing flaw could result in nondeployment of the passenger side airbag.

What models? 2007-07 Altimas, Altima Coupe, 350Z, Murano, Rogue and Infiniti G35 sedan, G37 coupe and EX35 vehicles equipped with occupant classification system control units.

Where sold? Dealers.

What to do? Call Nissan toll-free at 1-800-647-7261 or Infiniti toll-free at 1-800-662-6200.

Battery operated toy speed boats

Company: Dollar General Merchandising Inc.

Quantity: 200,000.

Why? The two battery terminals can come into contact with each other, causing the battery to overheat and posing a burn hazard.

What models? The lightweight plastic toy boats are supported by an inflatable hull with "outboard" motors on them. The motor uses two AA batteries. The toy boat measures about 12 inches long by 8 inches wide and comes in various colors and designs.

Where sold? Dollar General.

What to do? Call Dollar General toll-free at 1-800-678-9258 or visit

2001 Hyundai Elantra

Company: Hyundai Motor Co.

Quantity: 150,954.

Why? A defect could allow spilled liquids from the console to leak into the air bag system and could prevent deployment.

What models? 2001 Hyundai Elantras.

Where sold? Dealers.

What to do? Call Hyundai toll-free at 1-800-633-5151.

2004 Cadillac SRX

Company: General Motors Corp.

Quantity: 17,301.

Why? A malfunction could allow the car's transmission to come out of park unexpectedly.

What models? 2004 Cadillac SRX vehicles with automatic transmissions.

Where sold? Dealers.

What to do? Call GM toll-free at 1-800-458-8006.

BC-50 battery chargers

Company: Fujifilm U.S.A. Inc.

Quantity: 5,300.

Why? The plastic portion of the unit's power plug can crack or detach, posing an electrical shock hazard.

What models? The recalled chargers were included with the Fujifilm FinePix F100fd digital cameras and are identified by the production lot codes "WCAA" and "WCAB," which can be located on the back of the battery charger unit in the lower right-hand corner. The battery chargers were also sold separately as an optional accessory for the FinePix F100fd and F50fd digital cameras and have production lot codes of "WBAD" and "WFBA."

Where sold? Camera and photo supply retailers.

What to do? Call Fujifilm toll-free at 1-800-800-3854 or visit

Alnico bar magnets

Company: Home Science Tools.

Quantity: 400.

Why? Surface paints on the magnets contain excessive levels of lead.

What models? Alnico 3-inch long bar magnets. The magnets are painted red and blue, and were originally packaged as a pair or as a component of a science kit. The magnets were sold as item number MG-BAR3AL.

Where sold? Web retailers and mail order.

What to do? Call Home Science Tools toll-free at 1-800-860-6272 or visit

Recalls: Delta drop-side cribs, Koalas March cookies, battery operated toy speed boats 10/22/08 [Last modified: Wednesday, November 3, 2010 4:54pm]
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