Brampton Recalls of the Week - Food and Christmas Toys
Although most foods and products are safe, some edibles and items slip through the cracks and when they do, it's good to be aware so you can fix or avoid them.
Here's a list of products with recall notices.
Old Dutch brand Cheddar & Sour Cream Potato Chips
These chips are being recalled due to possible salmonella contamination. Consumers are encouraged to return this product to the store or throw it out. Salmonella-contaminated food may not look or smell spoiled but can still make you sick. Short-term symptoms such as fever, headache, vomiting, nausea, abdominal cramps and diarrhea.
One Heart brand Swiss Chard Pesto
This product may potentially contain a dangerous bacteria called Clostridium botulinum. Symptoms can include nausea, vomiting, fatigue, dizziness, blurred or double vision, dry mouth, respiratory failure and paralysis. Consumers are advised to return or throw this product out.
IMUSA brand Espresso Maker
The filler cap on the top of the espresso maker can crack and pop off unexpectedly as a result of pressure buildup, allowing steam to escape and posing a potential risk of burns. The recalled product's model number is GAU-18200 with product date code "201407" to "201411" printed on a rating label on the bottom of the product.
Kathe Kruse Hobby Horse Reindeer
This toy reindeer's eyes can detach, posing a choking hazard for young children. Consumers are advised to return this product or discard it.
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