Sunday, February 18, 2018
Consumer

Recalls: Twist'n Sparkle plastic bottles, frozen desserts, Mirada and Big Foot tires, more

Twist'n Sparkle plastic bottles

Company: iSi North America Inc.

Quantity: 162,700.

Why? The plastic bottles can explode under pressure.

What models? The iSi Twist'n Sparkle Beverage Carbonation System plastic bottles were sold in the Starter Set model number 1005 with one reusable bottle and the Bottle Set model number 1006 with two reusable bottles.

Where sold? Williams-Sonoma, QVC and other national retailers and websites from June 2010-March 2012.

What to do? Call iSi toll-free at 1-800-645-3595 or visit www.twistnsparkle.com.

Frozen desserts

Company: Arctic Zero Inc.

Quantity: Undisclosed.

Why? The products contain the undeclared milk allergen whey protein.People with an allergy or severe sensitivity to milk run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume these products.

What models? The following Arctic Zero frozen desserts sold in 16-ounce pints: Chocolate (UPC 8-52244-00300-8); vanilla maple (UPC 8-52244-00306-0); mint chocolate cookie (UPC 8-52244-00304-6); cookies and cream (UPC 8-52244-00303-9); chocolate peanut butter (UPC: 8-52244-00301-5); coffee (UPC: 8-52244-00302-2); strawberry (UPC: 8-52244-00305-3); pumpkin spice (UPC 8-52244-00307-7). Also, Arctic Zero frozen desserts also sold in 4-pack chocolate dipped bars: strawberry and orange cream (UPC 8-52244-00309-1); chocolate and vanilla (UPC 8-52244-00308-4).

Where sold? Publix, Whole Foods, Winn Dixie and independent natural and grocery stores.

What to do? Call Arctic Zero at 1-619-342-1423, extension 21, or email [email protected]

Mirada, Big Foot tires

Company: TBC Corp.

Quantity: 72,938.

Why? A manufacturing defect could result in a crack or separation in a tire.

What models? Big Foot Big O S/T 235/70R16 and 265/70R17; and the Mirada Cross Tour SLX 235/70R16 and 265/70R17.

Where sold? Various stores.

What to do? Call TBC at 1-901-363-8030.

Frozen, ready-to-eat meat, poultry

Company: Buona Vita Inc.

Quantity: 324,770 pounds.

Why? The products could be contaminated with listeria monocytogenes, which can put certain people at increased risk for infection.

What models? For the full list of recalled products, please see www.fsis.usda.gov/News_&_Events/Recall_042_2012_Release/index.asp.

Where sold? Various stores.

What to do? Call the company at 1-856-453-7972.

Leucovorin calcium injection

Company: Bedford Laboratories.

Quantity: Undisclosed.

Why? Visible crystalline particulate matter was discovered in a small number of vials. The particulate matter has been identified as active drug substance and has been recognized as a potential health hazard.

What models? Leucovorin calcium injection, 500mg SDV Bedford label, NDC 55390-009-01, lot 2017620 (expiration 1/31/2013) and lot 2038374 (expiration 2/28/2013); and Leucovorin calcium injection, 500mg SDV Nova Plus, NDC 55390-826-01, lot 2038374A (expiration 2/28/2013.

Where sold? Through health-care professionals.

What to do? Call Bedford toll-free at 1-800-521-5169.

AirLife infant breathing circuit

Company: CareFusion.

Quantity: Undisclosed.

Why? The Y-adapter could develop cracks during patient use, potentially resulting in a leak in the closed ventilation system and leading to a loss in the intended volume delivered to the patient.

What models? The AirLife infant breathing circuit manufactured between June 1, 2010, and Feb. 3, 2012.

Where sold? Through health-care professionals.

What to do? Call the company toll-free at 1-800-332-1088.

FLOW-i anesthesia system

Company: Maquet Critical Care AB and Maquet Medical Systems USA.

Quantity: Undisclosed.

Why? There is a software problem with the switch used for changing between manual and automatic ventilation modes.

What models? Maquet Critical Care AB and Maquet Medical Systems USA C20, C30 and C40 FLOW-i anesthesia systems.

Where sold? Through health-care professionals.

What to do? Call Maquet toll-free at 1-888-627-8383 and press option 2, followed by option 1.

Isuzu vehicles

Company: Isuzu Manufacturing Services of America.

Quantity: 11,221.

Why? The vehicles originally sold in cold-weather states may experience excessive corrosion that could result in a rear suspension bracket detaching.

What models? 1998-2001 Isuzu Amigo and 2002 Isuzu Rodeo Sport.

Where sold? Dealers.

What to do? Call Isuzu toll-free at 1-800-255-6727.

Yamaha boat engine

Company: Yamaha Motor Corp. USA.

Quantity: 5,734.

Why? The jet pump nozzle could fail, resulting in inadequate thrust, lack of acceleration and loss of control.

What models? Models VXR (VX1800A) and VXS (VX1800).

Where sold? Various stores.

What to do? Call the company toll-free at 1-800-962-7926.

LabDiet, Mazuri feed products

Company: PMI Nutrition International.

Quantity: Undisclosed.

Why? The products have elevated vitamin D levels, which can be harmful to animals if fed for extended periods.

What models? Mazuri guinea pig diet, 50 pounds, formula 5025, item 0001330 and lot APR17122; Mazuri small bird maintenance, 25 pounds, formula 56A6, item 0001452 and lot APR15123; Mazuri primate maintenance biscuit, 25 pounds, formula 5MA2, item 0040996 and lots APR11123 and APR22122; Mazuri maned wolf diet, 33 pounds, formula 5MD9, item 0011482 and lot APR21122; Mazuri mouse breeder, 50 pounds, formula 5M68, item 0006758 and lot APR20122; and Mazuri primate basix, 25 pounds, formula 5NAA, item 0062089 and lot APR20123.

Where sold? Various stores.

What to do? Call the company toll-free at 1-855-863-0421, extension 224.

Chevrolet Captiva Sport

Company: General Motors LLC.

Quantity: 2,070.

Why? The park brake cable may not be seated properly and could fail to work, allowing the car to roll.

What models? 2012 Chevrolet Captiva Sport.

Where sold? Dealers.

What to do? Call Chevrolet toll-free at 1-866-694-6546.

Soy candles

Company: Bath Petals Inc.

Quantity: 1,600.

Why? The candle can burn with a high flame, causing excessive heat. This poses a fire hazard. The heat and flame can cause the glass candle holder to shatter. This poses a laceration hazard.

What models? The 7.5-ounce soy candles sold in four colors and scents: Australian Eucalyptus, California Rose Garden, French Alpine and Thai Lemongrass Ginger with UPC codes 6-10696-55269-3, 7-97734-03754-8, 7-97734-03755-5 and 7-97734-03758-6.

Where sold? TJ Maxx and Marshalls from February-April.

What to do? Call the company toll-free at 1-855-772-7258 or visit www.bathpetals.com.

BMW vehicles

Company: BMW of North America LLC.

Quantity: 162.

Why? Problems with the electrical system could result in a loss of power steering.

What models? 2011 BMW Activee and 2012 BMW Z4.

Where sold? Dealers.

What to do? Call BMW toll-free at 1-800-525-7417.

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