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Recalls: Wireless light switch, Plum portable pouch baby food, more

Handy Switch wireless light switch

Company: Idea Village Products Corp.

Quantity: 1.5 million.

Why? The light switch receiver, which fits into the wall outlet, can overheat and pose a fire hazard.

What models? Handy Switch is a white plastic wireless remote light switch with model number KS-080 printed on the back of the receiver. On the front of the receiver is a blue electroluminescent nightlight.

Where sold? Mass merchandisers and drug store chains, through television infomercials and the Internet.

What to do? Call Idea Village toll-free at 1-888-655-4339 or visit www.handyswitchrecall.com.

Ketorolac tromethamine injection

Company: American Regent.

Quantity: All.

Why? Particulate matter may be present in the product, posing a hazard when administered to patients, including obstruction of blood vessels that can induce pulmonary emboli or thrombosis, activate platelets and/or neutrophils to induce anaphylactic reactions.

What models? Ketorolac Tromethamine Injection, USP 30 mg/mL: NDC# 0517-0801-25 30 mg/mL 1mL Single Dose Vial; and NDC# 0517-0902-25 30mg/mL 2mL Single Dose Vial (60mg/2mL).

Where sold? Various stores.

What to do? Call the company toll-free at 1-800-645-1706.

Plum portable pouch baby food

Company: Plum Organics.

Quantity: Undisclosed.

Why? The baby food may be contaminated with Clostridium botulinum, which can cause botulism, a serious and sometimes life-threatening condition.

What models? Apple and carrot portable pouch baby food sold in 4.22-ounce pouches with a "best by" date of May 21, 2010, and UPC 890180001221.

Where sold? Toys-R-Us and Babies-R-Us stores.

What to do? Call Plum toll-free at 1-888-974-3555 or e-mail info@plumorganics.com.

Taste of Inspirations vegetable rolls

Company: Hannaford Supermarkets.

Quantity: Undisclosed.

Why? The rolls may contain shrimp, which was not listed on the ingredient panel. People with an allergy or sensitivity to shellfish risk serious or life-threatening reaction if they consume a product with shellfish.

What models? Frozen Taste of Inspirations vegetable spring rolls.

Where sold? Sweetbay Supermarkets.

What to do? Visit www.hannaford.com/Contents/News_Events/News/recall_spring_rolls.shtml?lid=ns.

Herring Salted

Company: TGF Production LLC.

Quantity: Undisclosed.

Why? The fish was not properly eviscerated before processing. The sale of uneviscerated fish is prohibited because Clostridium botulinum spores are more likely to be concentrated in the viscera than any other portion of the fish. Uneviscerated fish have been linked to outbreaks of botulism poisoning. Botulism is a serious and potentially fatal food-borne illness.

What models? Herring Salted in 2.86-pound round plastic containers with the code numbers 24.08.09 and 13.07.09.

Where sold? Various stores.

What to do? Return to the place of purchase and call TGF at 1-646-546-5847.

White Lotus seed paste moon cake

Company: Domega International Co.

Quantity: All.

Why? The product contains undeclared eggs. Consumers who are allergic to eggs may run the risk of serious or life threatening allergic reactions if they consume this product.

What models? White Lotus seed paste moon cake (2 yolks) sold in 22.5-ounce metal tins.

Where sold? Various stores.

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

Quantum Realspace PRO 9000 chairs

Company: Raynor Marketing LTD.

Quantity: 150,000.

Why? The bolts attaching the seatback on the recalled chairs can loosen and detach, posing a fall and injury hazard.

What models? The Quantum Realspace PRO 9000 Series Mid-Back Multifunction Mesh Chair SKU # 510830 and the Quantum Realspace PRO 9000 Series Mesh Chair with Headrest SKU # 690690.

Where sold? Office Depot stores and www.OfficeDepot.com.

What to do? Call Raynor toll-free at 1-866-244-8180 or visit www.Quantumchair.com/recall.

Haunted House screen tea light holders

Company: Coyne's & Co.

Quantity: 7,800.

Why? The window panes on the screen can ignite, posing a fire hazard.

What models? The haunted house screen tea light holders made of black metal with a transparent coating on the glass windows, are 15 inches wide by 15 inches high by 4 inches deep and can hold up to six tea lights.

Where sold? Yankee Candle stores and YankeeCandle.com.

What to do? Call Coyne's toll-free at 1-800-336-8666, visit www.coynes.com or e-mail custserv@coynes.com.

Classic Buggies

Company: Bad Boy Enterprises LLC.

Quantity: 3,900.

Why? The off-road vehicles can accelerate without warning, posing a risk of injury.

What models? Bad Boy Buggy Standard model off-road utility vehicles. The Bad Boy Buggy Standard model has one row seat that allows two persons to sit side-by-side while the vehicle is operated. The Standard has an open air design with a roof. The Bad Boy Buggy Standard models come in Realtree camouflage pattern, Hardwoods camouflage pattern, hunter green, red and black. The affected models have serial numbers between 85004828 and 95010404. The serial number is located on a sticker in a cubby on the driver's side.

Where sold? Authorized dealers.

What to do? Call Bad Boy toll-free at 1-866-678-6701 or visit www.badboyenterprises.com.

Rotating sports table lamps

Company: Wincraft Inc.

Quantity: 145.

Why? An electrical problem with the lamps can pose fire, burn and shock hazards.

What models? The lamps feature logos from a professional or college sports team and rotate 360 degrees so that the logo can be easily seen. The lamps have a black base with a light. The lamps measure about 6 inches wide and 13 inches high.

Where sold? Sports memorabilia stores.

What to do? Call Wincraft toll-free at 1-800-533-8006, visit www.wincraft.com, or e-mail sseverson@wincraft.com.

Recalls: Wireless light switch, Plum portable pouch baby food, more 10/27/09 [Last modified: Tuesday, October 27, 2009 4:56pm]
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