Thursday, December 14, 2017
Consumer

Recalls: Winn-Dixie Italian green beans, Baraka apricot candies, more

Winn-Dixie Italian green beans

Company: Winn-Dixie Stores Inc.

Quantity: Undisclosed.

Why? Shell peanuts may be mixed with the green beans. Individuals with an allergy or severe sensitivity to peanuts run the risk of a serious or life-threatening allergic reaction.

What models? Winn-Dixie Brand Italian Green Beans sold in the 14.5-ounce can with a UPC code of 2114021236 and a best-by date of Sept. 2014.

Where sold? Various stores.

What to do? Call Winn-Dixie toll-free at 1-866-946-6349.

Baraka apricot candies

Company: U.B.C Food Distributors.

Quantity: 492 packages.

Why? The products were found to contain undeclared sulfites as preservatives. People who have sensitivities to sulfites run the risk of serious life-threatening reaction if they consume this product.

What models? Baraka Apricot Candies, net weight 14.08 ounces, come in a cellophane package with an expiration date of 5/2013 printed on the front panel and UPC code 822514223719.

Where sold? Various stores.

What to do? Call the company toll-free at 1-877-846-8117.

Organique by Himalaya night cream

Company: HimalayaUSA.

Quantity: Undisclosed.

Why? The bacteria staphylococcus aureus and fungus were found present in samples of Nourishing Night Cream batch #S691001 and were traced to the bottle's pump components, which were supplied by a third party manufacturer. These microbes are found in the environment and are frequently seen as normal flora found on skin, though they may become opportunistic in immuno-compromised people or if introduced to broken skin.

What models? Organique by Himalaya Nourishing Night Cream with batch #S691001 and batch #S691002. The product is sold in a cylinder-shaped teal bottle with an orange cap and the batch numbers are located on the bottom of the bottle.

Where sold? Various stores.

What to do? Call the company toll-free at 1-800-869-4640.

Navien instantaneous, tankless water heater

Company: Navien America Inc.

Quantity: 13,000.

Why? An unstable connection can cause the water heater's vent collar to separate or detach if pressure is applied. A detached vent collar poses a risk of carbon monoxide poisoning.

What models? Navien tankless hot water heaters are white with T-Creator and NAVIEN on the front. Recalled model numbers are CR-180(A), CR-210(A), CR-240(A), CC-180(A), CC-210(A) and CC-240(A) manufactured in 2008.

Where sold? Wholesale distributors to in-home installers from February 2008-March 2009.

What to do? Call Navien toll-free at 1-800-244-8202 or visit www.navienamerica.com.

Cadillac SRX

Company: General Motors LLC.

Quantity: 8,789.

Why? A transmission shift cable may have been improperly installed, which could result in the car appearing to be in park when it's not.

What models? 2010-2011 Cadillac SRX.

Where sold? Dealers.

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

Bed canopy

Company: Pottery Barn Kids.

Quantity: 7,700.

Why? The connections of the posts to the top rails of the canopy can come apart, allowing components of the canopy to fall.

What models? The canopy is part of the Madeline Bedroom Collection. It is made of wood and consists of four posts that connect to the headboard and footboard of the bed and four rails that connect to the top portion of each post. It is available for twin-, full- and queen-sized Madeline Beds and comes in white, antique white, blade green, Sun Valley blade green, Sun Valley light green and Sun Valley espresso. Pottery Barn Kids previously sold the canopy separately as an option for the Madeline Bed.

Where sold? Pottery Barn Kids stores, online at potterybarnkids.com and through Pottery Barn Kids catalogs from December 2003-August 2011.

What to do? Call Pottery Barn Kids toll-free at 1-855-662-4114 or visit www.potterybarnkids.com.

O-Grill portable gas grills

Company: Uni-O Industries Corp.

Quantity: 4,530.

Why? The regulator on the grill can leak gas, which can ignite and pose a fire and burn hazard.

What models? Iroda O-Grill models 1000 and 3000 produced before 2010. Some were also sold under the Tailgating Gear brand. Both models are lightweight, portable, clamshell-type propane grills with steel bodies, cast iron cooking surfaces, retractable legs and a handle. They can be used with either 1-pound propane cylinders or 20-pound propane tanks. The grills come in orange, red, green, blue, silver and black and have the words O-Grill stamped on the metal grill cover. Recalled O-Grills do not have ventilation slots in the regulator cover where the propane bottle screws in.

Where sold? LL Bean, Stoneman, BBQG, Walgreens, REI, Dillards and Dick's Sporting Goods from November 2008-December 2010.

What to do? Call the company toll-free at 1-888-847-8968 or visit www.regcen.com/OGRILL.

Chevrolet Sonic

Company: General Motors LLC.

Quantity: 4,296.

Why? The front brake may be missing a pad, which could affect braking.

What models? 2012 Chevrolet Sonic.

Where sold? Dealers.

What to do? Call Chevrolet toll-free at 1-800-630-2438.

Dover dining table

Company: West Elm.

Quantity: 830.

Why? The wooden base of the table can collapse, causing the glass table top to fall.

What models? The Dover dining table is a tempered glass-top table with a brown wooden base. The base has four legs, four buttress support bars and three glass top support bars. West Elm and SKU: 2188233 are printed on a white label on the underside of the long, center beam.

Where sold? West Elm retail and online stores from July-October 2011.

What to do? Call West Elm toll-free at 1-855-369-4335 or visit www.westelm.com.

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