Recall news: Mislabeled chicken and noodle

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Posted: Feb 23, 2011 7:14 PM
Recall news: Mislabeled chicken and noodle

The following recalls have been announced:

_B.O.B. Trailers Inc., of Boise, Idaho is recalling about 337,000 single and double strollers in the United States and about 20,000 in Canada. A drawstring on the stroller can get wrapped around a child's neck, posing a strangulation hazard. The firm has received one report of an 11-month-old who got entangled in the cord at her neck. She was freed by her mother. The recall involves a number of models of single and double strollers, which were sold at REI and other stores nationwide and on the Web at Babiesrus.com, Target.com and Amazon.com between April 2002 and February 2011. Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled strollers and remove the drawstring. More information can be found at the company's website: http://www.bobcanopy.com.

_Pacific American Fish Co. Inc. of Vernon, Calif., is recalling certain packages of frozen fish because of the possibility that it may be contaminated by Clostidiium botulinum, which can cause botulism. The fish was distributed in California, Kansas, Hawaii, Washington state, New York and Texas in retail stores. No illnesses have been reported to date. Consumers with questions should call 323-319-1503 between 11 a.m. and 8 p.m. EST

_Niles Audio Corp., of Miami, Fla., is recalling about 2,270 remote control systems for entertainment electronics. If the battery falls from the remote, it can rupture and smoke or ignite, according to the Consumer Product Safety Commission. The company has received four reports of batteries falling from the remote control system during handling; one of the batteries ignited and singed a carpet and the other three smoked. The remote controls were sold at authorized dealers and distributors of audio/video equipment between January 2008 and September 2010. Consumers can contact the company at 800-667-3991 for more information.

_Le Creuset of America Inc., of Early Branch, S.C., is recalling about 1,800 glass lids because they can crack or break during use. The company has received five reports of lids breaking in use. No injuries have been reported. This recall involves Le Creuset glass lids sold after October 2010. They were sold at Le Creuset and other retailers nationwide. Consumers can go to the company's website at http://www.lecreuset.com/en-us for more information.

_Haddon House of Medford, N.J. is recalling Asian Gourmet Cheese Rice Crackers because they may contain undeclared milk and food coloring additives. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to milk could risk a serious or life-threatening allergic reaction. The rice crackers were distributed by Haddon House to the following states: Ala., Conn., Del., Fla., Ga., Ill., Ind., Ky., Maine., Md., Mass., Miss., Mo., N.H., N.J, N.Y., N.C., Ohio, Penn., R.I., S.C., Tenn., Vt., Va., W.Va., Wis., as well as Washington D.C. Consumers can call 800-257-6174 for more information.

_ About 1,050 pounds of Wholesome Home Chicken & Noodles from Cederlane Natural Foods Inc. of Los Angeles, because of misbranding. A printing error resulted in individual package labels lacking the USDA mark of inspection. The products were produced on Sept. 21, 2010 and distributed to retail stores in Arizona, California and Texas. The company has received no reports of illness or adverse reaction due to consumption of these products; the U.S. Food Safety and Inspection Service has determined that food safety risk from the chicken and noodles is remote. Details: by phone at 310-886-7720.