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Recalls: Pistachios, high chairs, coffeemakers

Peanut butter products

Company: Various.

Why? The Food and Drug Administration is urging consumers to continue watching recalls lists for products with peanut butter. Some products have been linked to salmonella contamination. Salmonella is an organism that can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people and others with weakened immune systems.

What to do? Visit www.fda.gov for updated recalls of specific products and www.cdc.gov/ salmonella/typhimurium/#advice for information and advice.

Certain pistachios

Company: Setton Pistachio.

Quantity: All from its 2008 crop.

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

What models? Because the pistachios were used as ingredients in a variety of foods, it is likely this recall will impact many products.

Where sold? Various stores.

What to do? Call Setton toll-free at 1-888-228-3717. The FDA has a database of affected products at www.fda.gov.

Evenflo Envision and Majestic high chairs

Company: Evenflo Co. Inc.

Quantity: 733,000.

Why? Recline fasteners and metal screws on both sides of the high chair can loosen and fall out, allowing the seatback to detach or recline unexpectedly, posing a fall hazard. Detached hardware also poses a choking hazard to children.

What models? All Evenflo Envision high chairs, including model numbers: 2891321, 2891321A, 2891333, 2891351, 2891351A, 2891365, 2891375, 2891403, 2891403A, 2891466, 2891466A, 2891478, 2891536, 2891536A, 2891573, 2891586, 2892351 and 2892351A.; and all Evenflo Majestic high chairs, model numbers: 3001395, 3001395A, 3001604, 3001700, 3001713, 3001713A, 3001730A, 3001732, 3001733, 3001742, 3001742A, 3001756, 3001821A, 3001840A, 3001845, 30011848, 3001852, 3001932, 3002719 and 3003845 manufactured between Jan. 23, 2007, and Dec. 31, 2008.

Where sold? Juvenile product and mass merchandise stores, including Toys "R" Us, Babies "R" Us, K-Mart and Burlington Coat Factory.

What to do? Call Evenflo toll-free at 1-800-233-5921 or visit www.evenflo.com.

Signature, Kitchen Gourmet coffeemakers

Company: Atico International USA Inc.

Quantity: 500,000.

Why? The coffeemakers can ignite due to an electrical failure, posing a fire hazard.

What models? Kitchen Gourmet 10-Cup Coffeemaker, white, model number XQ-673K, item number W14A3714; and the Signature Gourmet 12-Cup Programmable Coffeemaker, black, model numbers XQ-673BT and CM4193D, item number W14A5084.

Where sold? Walgreens.

What to do? Call Atico toll-free at 1-877-546-4835 or visit www.aticousa.com.

Caraco brand Digoxin tablets

Company: Caraco Pharmaceutical Laboratories Ltd.

Quantity: All.

Why? The tablets may differ in size and therefore could have more or less of the active ingredient digoxin.

What models? Digoxin tablets, USP, 0.125 mg, NDC numbers 57664-437-88 (100-count) and 57664-437-18 (1000-count); and Digoxin tablets, USP, 0.25 mg, NDC numbers 57664-441-88 (100-count) and 57664-441-18 (1000-count).

Where sold? Pharmacies.

What to do? Call Caraco toll-free at 1-800-818-4555.

Stanley Stud Sensors 200 and FatMax Stud Sensors 400

Company: The Stanley Works.

Quantity: 78,000.

Why? The stud sensor can fail to calibrate properly and detect AC electrical wires behind the wall, posing a shock hazard to the user.

What models? Stanley Stud Sensor 200 and Stanley FatMax Stud Sensor 400 with model numbers 77-720 and 77-730. The model number is located in a slide-out reference guide found in the base of the sensor's handle. The sensors are made of black plastic with a wide yellow stripe down the center. "Stanley" or "FatMax" are printed on the front of the product. A date code is printed on the inside of the battery cover. Affected sensors have date codes that do not begin with the letter "R."

Where sold? Home improvement and hardware stores.

What to do? Call Stanley toll-free at 1-866-215-1132, visit www.stanleytools.com or e-mail stanleytools@stanleycustomercare.com.

Zoo pacifiers

Company: Healthtex.

Quantity: 40,000.

Why? The pacifiers failed to meet federal safety standards. The nipples can separate from the base easily, posing a choking hazard to young children.

What models? Zoo pacifiers with animal cartoon figures as handles. The pacifier has a round-shaped mouth guard with three ventilation holes. "Made in Spain" is printed on the handle side of the mouth guard and "Mi Tosoro" is printed on the cardboard packaging.

Where sold? Supermarkets and pharmacies.

What to do? Call Healthtex toll-free at 1-866-348-5080.

Stonyfield fat-free plain organic yogurt

Company: Stonyfield Farm.

Quantity: 44,000 quarts.

Why? The products might contain sanitizer that's normally used in food plants.

What models? Stonyfield Farm 32-ounce Fat Free Plain yogurt with the UPC code 52159 00006, with codes May 06 09: Time stamped 22:17 through 23:59, and May 07 09: All time stamps.

Where sold? Various stores.

What to do? Call Stonyfield toll-free at 1-800-776-2697.

Travel Tender play yards

Company: Simplicity Inc. and SFCA Inc.

Quantity: 25,000.

Why? One or more rails can collapse unexpectedly, posing a fall or entrapment hazard.

What models? The recalled play yards are portable and were sold with a bassinet, changing table and mobile features. The play yards bear the "Simplicity" logo. The model numbers are 5500DRM, 5500WDS, 5501FEL, 5502MON, 5520PRO, 5550HAN, 5700MAN and 5750MIR. The model number is located on a sticker on one of the legs underneath the play yard.

Where sold? Burlington Coat Factory stores and online at Babiesrus.com, Target.com and Kohls.com.

What to do? Call Burlington toll-free at 1-888-223-2628. Call Babies R Us toll-free at 1-800- 869-7787 or visit www.babiesrus.com. Call Target toll-free at 1-800-440-0680 or visit www.target.com. Call Kohl's toll-free at 1-866-887-8884 or www.kohls.com.

Illuminated round rocker switches

Company: RadioShack Corp.

Quantity: 18,000.

Why? The wiring diagram on the switch's package is incorrect, posing a shock hazard.

What models? RadioShack Illuminated Round Rocker Switch, catalog number 275-0021 and a date code of 01P09, or January 2009, and earlier.

Where sold? RadioShack stores and www.radioshack.com.

What to do? Call RadioShack toll-free at 1-800-843-7422 or visit www.radioshack.com.

Spektrum DX6i radio transmitters for model aircrafts

Company: Horizon Hobby Inc.

Quantity: 15,000.

Why? The defective radio transmitters can cause model airplanes and helicopters they control to fall from the sky while in flight and crash into bystanders or property. The propellers can also spin unexpectedly, injuring a person standing too close or working on the aircraft.

What models? Spektrum DX6i 6-Channel Full Range Radio Transmitter, item numbers SPM6600, SPM6600E, SPM66001E, SPMR6600, SPMR6600E, SPMR66001 and SPMR66001E; the E-Flite Blade 400 Ready-To-Fly Electric Mini Helicopter, item numbers EFLH1400, EFLH1400M1 and EFLH1400M2; the E-Flite T-34 25 ePTS Ready-to-Fly Airplanem item number EFL4800; and the Hangar 9 P-51 Mustang Mk II PTS Ready-to-Fly Airplane, item number HAN4425. All have date codes that include 807E, 808E, 809E, 810E, 811E, 812E and 901E.

Where sold? Model and hobby shops.

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

Insignia 26-inch flat-panel LCD TV

Company: Best Buy Co. Inc.

Quantity: 13,000.

Why? The television's power supply can fail, posing a fire and burn hazard to consumers.

What models? Insignia 26-inch flat-panel LCD televisions, model number IS-LCDTV26.

Where sold? Best Buy, www.bestbuy.com and www.bestbuyforbusiness.com.

What to do? Call Best Buy toll-free at 1-800-233-0462 or visit www.bestbuy.com.

Vista Residential security system control panels

Company: Honeywell International Inc.

Quantity: 7,000.

Why? Security systems programmed with a wireless silent panic feature can fail to operate properly the first time the panic button is pressed on the remote transmitter. If the panic button is pressed only once, this can unexpectedly leave residents without a triggered alarm during an emergency.

What models? Vista-21iP, Vista-21iPSIA, FA168C-GP, 320P1, GAV20P, Vista 15P and Vist-20pSIA.

Where sold? Security and alarm dealers.

What to do? Call Honeywell toll-free at 1-800-645-7492 or visit www.security.honeywell.com.

What's Inside? soft toy boxes

Company: Lakeshore Learning Materials.

Quantity: 4,000.

Why? The head of the stuffed butterfly toy can detach from the body, posing a choking hazard.

What models? The recalled product is a soft, multi-colored box with a different color on each side. "What's Inside?" is embroidered on the front of the box and symbols of a lion, flower and purple butterfly are stitched on another side. Each box contains 10 small stuffed pieces. The piece affected by this recall is the pink and purple butterfly.

Where sold? Lakeshore Learning Materials stores and Toys To Grow On catalogs.

What to do? Call Lakeshore toll-free at 1-800-428-4414 or visit www.lakeshorelearning.com.

Rocketfish portable power source

Company: Best Buy Co. Inc.

Quantity: 1,400.

Why? While charging the battery, the power source can unexpectedly ignite, posing a fire hazard.

What models? Rocketfish Universal AC/DC/USB portal power sources with model number RF-INV80.

Where sold? Best Buy and www.bestbuy.com.

What to do? Call Best Buy toll-free at 1-800-233-0462 or visit www.bestbuy.com.

Recalls: Pistachios, high chairs, coffeemakers 04/07/09 [Last modified: Tuesday, April 7, 2009 3:43pm]
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