Recall Report: Week of November 28, 2016

This week saw a recall on ice cream pies, recalls on confections, recalls on door locksets, recalls on dehumidifiers, recalls on climb mills, recalls on snap pea crisps, recalls on natural male sex enhancer, recalls on espresso makers, recalls on lanterns, recalls on treestands, recalls on LED lamps, recalls on wood cleaner and wood brighteners, recalls on baby bath seats and chairs, recalls on hummus products, and recalls on rabbit feed.

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Product Recalls for the Week of November 28, 2016:

  • Pumpkin Ice Cream Pies: Anderson’s Frozen Custard is recalling its “Pumpkin Ice Cream Pies” Because they may contain undeclared peanuts. People who have allergies to peanuts run the risk of serious or life threatening allergic reaction if they consume these products. The pumpkin pies were distributed in Erie and Niagara counties, through Anderson’s Locations and through Oliver’s Chocolates in Batavia. The product comes in a 9” clear dome plastic container. All lot numbers are included. Consumers who purchased Anderson’s pumpkin Ice cream pies are urged to return them to any Anderson’s location for a full refund. Recall Date: 11/22/2016
  • You-Ka Fresh Ramune and You-Ka Punch Ramune: JFC International Inc. is voluntarily recalling the following confectionery products because they may contain undeclared wheat. People who have allergies to wheat run the risk of a serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume the products. The products were distributed to retail stores and other foodservice operators in the states of CA, CT, MA, NJ, and NY. JFC International Inc. is recalling the following products: You-ka Fresh Ramune, size 3.87 ounces, Bar code 4 902486 308594, Best By 2017.11.15 or before; and You-ka Punch Ramune, size 3.87 ounces, Bar code 4 902486 111064, Best By 2017.11.15 or before. The You-ka Fresh Ramune comes in a pink package, and the You-ka Punch Ramune comes in a blue package. The recall was initiated after it was discovered that the sugar ingredients used in the products may have been contaminated by wheat. Consumers who have purchased these products are urged to return it to the place of purchase for a full refund. Recall Date: 11/23/2016
  • Door Locksets: Stanley Security Solutions Taiwan, Ltd. is recalling its door locksets because the latches can fail and the door cannot be unlocked from the inside, posing an entrapment risk. This failure could lead to the inability to vacate a location in an emergency. This recall involves Stanley’s commercial cylindrical series BMHA/ANSI Grade 1 heavy duty locksets with dead-latch components.  The recalled locksets have brass, bronze, nickle, chrome or satin chrome finish.  They were sold under 18 different brands; a complete list of recalled products can be found here. Recalled door locksets were sold at Stanley Commercial Hardware and other lock distributor and retailers nationwide and online at and from February 2016 through September 2016. Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled locksets. For Stanley Commercial Hardware-branded locksets, consumers should contact Stanley Commercial Hardware and for all other brands, consumers should contact Stanley Security Solutions Taiwan to receive a free replacement latch or to schedule an appointment to have the latches replaced free of charge if the lockset is already installed. Recall Date: 11/29/2016
  • Dehumidifiers: Gree Electric Appliances is recalling its dehumidifiers because they can overheat, smoke and catch fire, posing serious fire and burn hazards to consumers. This recall involves 20, 25, 30, 40, 45, 50, 65 and 70-pint dehumidifiers with brand names Danby, De’Longhi, Fedders, Fellini, Frigidaire, GE, Gree, Kenmore, Norpole, Premiere, Seabreeze, SoleusAir and SuperClima.  Recalled model numbers and date codes are listed below. The brand name and the pint capacity are printed on the front of the dehumidifier. The model number and date code are printed on a sticker on the back, front or side of the unit. The dehumidifiers are white, beige, gray or black plastic and measure between 19 and 24 inches tall, 13 and 15 inches wide, and 9 and 11 inches deep. A complete list of recalled dehumidifiers can be found here. Recalled products were sold at AAFESHH Gregg, Home Depot, Kmart, Lowe’s, Menards, Mills Fleet Farm, Sam’s Club, Sears, Walmart and other stores nationwide and in Canada, and online at and, from January 2005 through August 2013. Consumers should immediately unplug and stop using recalled dehumidifiers and contact Gree for a full refund. Recall Date: 11/29/2016
  • Matrix ClimbMills: Johnson Health Tech North America is recalling its Matrix ClimbMills because the stop/pause controls on the right handgrip can malfunction, posing a fall hazard to the user. This recall involves Matrix ClimbMill stair-step exercise machines with the following frame serial numbers: CS17111100102, CS17120901766, CS21130800080, CS21130500062, CS22130602881, CS22130602863, CS23130800001, CS23140703749, CS23B131100001, CS23B140701050, CS24140700001, CS24150702803, CS24C140800001, CS24C150200900, CS24H150100001, and CS24H150500049. Only ClimbMills that have a right handgrip with the words “STOP” and “Pause” printed on them are included in this recall. The frame serial numbers are located on the bottom front of the base near the power switch.  The ClimbMills are black and gray with Matrix printed on the side of the machine. These four-step exercise machines are used in commercial fitness facilities such as health clubs, hotels, apartment complexes, rehabilitation centers, schools, and municipal facilities. Recalled products were sold at Johnson Health Tech North America and its commercial fitness equipment dealers nationwide from December 2011 through September 2015. Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled ClimbMills and contact Johnson Health Tech North America to schedule a free repair. Johnson is contacting purchasers of the recalled ClimbMills directly. Recall Date: 11/29/2016
  • Calbee Harvest Snap Black Pepper Snap Pea Crisps: Calbee is recalling 3,588 cases of Harvest Snap Black Pepper snap pea crisps are in 3.3 oz bags and have Lot Number MAR 31 17 0141 S. Harvest Snap Black Pepper snap pea crisps may actually contain Harvest Snap Wasabi Ranch snap pea crisps which contain dairy ingredients. Dairy allergens are not labeled on the Harvest Snap Black Pepper snap pea crisps. People with a dairy allergy or sensitivity run the risk of a serious or life threatening allergic reaction if they consume this product. The product was sold through Publix Super Market stores beginning on October 3rd, 2016. Calbee is issuing a nationwide recall. All retail outlets that sell this product have been notified to remove the product with affected date code from their shelves and warehouses immediately. Consumers who have purchased this product are urged to return it to the place of purchase for a full refund. Recall Date: 11/29/2016
  • Megajex Natural Male Sex Enhancer: MS Bionic, Inc. announced today that it is conducting a voluntary nationwide recall of all lots of Megajex Natural Male Sex Enhancer capsules. FDA analysis has found the product to contain Tadalafil and Sildenafil. Tadalafil and Sildenafil are FDA-approved drugs used as treatment for male Erectile Dysfunction (ED). The active drug ingredients are not listed on the label for this product. To date, no adverse events have been reported. Megajex Natural Male Sex Enhancer is marketed as a dietary supplement for erectile dysfunction. It is packaged in 20 count bottles and sold nationwide. Use of this product may pose a threat to consumers because the undeclared active ingredients may interact with nitrates found in some prescription drugs (such as nitroglycerin) and may lower blood pressure to dangerous levels. Consumers with diabetes, high blood pressure, high cholesterol, or heart disease often take nitrates. ED is a common problem in men with these conditions, and consumers may seek these types of products to enhance sexual performance. MS Bionic, Inc. advises any customers in possession of the Megajex to stop using and return any unused product for a full refund to the company directly. Adverse reactions or quality problems experienced with the use of this product may be reported to the FDA’s MedWatch Adverse Event Reporting program either online, by regular mail or by fax. Recall Date: 11/29/2016
  • Ultimate Body Tox PRO: Ultimate Body–Tox is voluntarily recalling all lots of Ultimate Body Tox PRO capsules to the consumer level. FDA analyses of this product found it to contain undeclared sibutramine. Sibutramine is a controlled substance that was removed from the U.S. market in October 2010 for safety reasons. The presence of sibutramine in Ultimate Body Tox PRO renders it an unapproved drug for which safety and efficacy have not been established and, therefore, subject to recall. The product poses a threat to consumers because sibutramine is known to substantially increase blood pressure and/or pulse rate in some patients and may present a significant risk for patients with a history of coronary artery disease, congestive heart failure, irregular heartbeat, or stroke. Ultimate Body Tox PRO is marketed as a dietary supplement for weight loss and is packaged in 45 count bottles.  All lots are included in this recall. The products listed above were sold and distributed nationwide via the internet and in North Carolina. Consumers, distributors, and retailers that have Ultimate Body Tox PRO should stop using and/or distributing the product, and return to place of purchase. Recall Date: 11/30/2016
  • IMUSA Espresso Makers: IMUSA USA, LLC is recalling its espresso makers because the filler cap at the top of the unit can crack and allow steam to escape, posing a risk of burns to the user.  In addition, the cap can pop off unexpectedly as a result of pressure buildup, posing an impact injury risk to a bystander. This recall involves IMUSA espresso makers. The black or gray and black espresso makers have model numbers GAU-18200 and GAU-18201. The caps on the recalled espresso makers have date codes “201407” to “201411” The model number and date code are printed on a rating label on the bottom of the espresso maker. “IMUSA” is printed on the on front of the espresso maker. Recalled espresso makers were sold at Kmart, Sears, Target and other stores nationwide from July 2014 through November 2014. Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled espresso makers and contact IMUSA for a free replacement filler cap. Recall Date: 11/30/2016
  • BioLite Lanterns:  BioLite, Inc. is recalling its BioLite BaseLanterns because the lithium-ion battery can overheat while charging, posing a fire hazard. This recall involves the BioLite BaseLantern and BaseLantern XL. These are small rechargeable LED lanterns that function as both a light and a powerbank. BaseLanterns are about 5 inches (height) by 5 inches (width) by 2 inches (depth), and are silver in color, and weigh about 2 pounds.  The affected serial numbers are PLC000001-PLC004000, and PLCXL000001-PLCXL006000.  The serial number is located on the bottom of the device and on the bottom of the product packaging. Recalled lanterns were sold exclusively online at from August 2016 through October 2016. Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled lanterns and contact BioLite for instructions on returning the lanterns for a free replacement. BioLite is contacting all known customers. Recall Date: 11/30/2016
  • Summit Climbing Treestands: Summit Treestands LLC is recalling its climbing treestands because a weld in the treestand’s frame can break during use, posing a fall hazard. This recall involves Summit Treestands  Explorer SD closed front climbing treestands used for hunting. The treestands have a metal frame, a suspended foam-padded seat in a camouflage pattern material and weighs about 20 pounds.  The seat platform on the stand measures about 38 inches long by 22 inches wide and the foot platform on the stand measures 36 inches long by 20 inches wide.  The recalled stand can be distinguished from other models by the size of the platform and by a bar that encircles the user and folds down flat for packing. The model also includes folding stirrups. Recalled treestands were sold at Sporting goods stores nationwide during August 2016. Consumers should immediately stop using the climbing treestands and contact Summit for instructions on returning the recalled product for a free replacement. Recall Date: 11/30/2016
  • LED Lamps: Techical Consumer Products, Inc. is recalling its LED lamps because they can overheat exposing an energized heat-sink and wires, posing an electrical shock hazard. This recall involves 10 watt LED A19 Shape lamps sold under the TCP brand name.  These lamps are white and produce a soft white (2700 Kelvin) color temperature. Recalled units have item number “LED10A19DODLCHP” and the date code printed directly on the white plastic heat-sink of the lamp, just above the screw in the base. Consumers will need to shut off power to the lights and disengage the lamp to check the item number and date code. Recalled lamps were sold exclusively at Habitat for Humanity of San Joaquin County in Stockton, Calif. from August 2016 through September 2016. Consumers should immediately stop using recalled lamps, shut off power to lights and contact TCP for instructions on receiving a refund or a free replacement lamp. Recall Date: 12/01/2016
  • Wood Cleaner and Wood Brightener Products: The Valspar Corporation, Cabot brand owner, is recalling its Cabot wood cleaner and wood brightener products because a faulty cap seal can cause the containers to leak contents, posing a chemical hazard to consumers. Inhaling, ingesting or skin contact with the product can cause burning and other injuries. This recall involves Cabot-branded wood cleaner and wood brightener products, sold in one gallon (3.78 L) white bottles with a handle that are about 9 inches tall. The bottles have the Cabot logo and the name of the product on the front. Products included in the recall have the following badge alphanumeric identifier printed on the back of bottle: Wood Cleaner 67MAX20006, 67MAX20007, 67MAX20009, 67MAX20103, and 67MAX20105; and Wood Brightener 67MAX20203, 67MAX20204, 67MAX20206, and 67MAX20109. The wood cleaners were sold at Menards in Minnesota, North Dakota and Wisconsin in August 2016. The wood brighteners were sold at Blain Supply, Do It Best, L&M Fleet Supply, Menards and Orgill in California, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, North Carolina, North Dakota and South Dakota from August 2016 through September 2016. Consumers should stop using the recalled products and keep them away from children and immediately contact Valspar for disposal and refund instructions. Recall Date: 12/01/2016
  • Lexibook® Baby Bath Seats and Chairs: Lexibook S.A. is recalling its Lexibook® Baby Bath Seats and Chairs because the bath seats/chairs fail to meet the federal safety standard, including requirements for stability and the bath seats can tip over while a baby is in it, posing a drowning hazard to babies. This recall includes all Lexibook Baby Bath Seats and Chairs. The plastic baby bath seats/chairs are intended for children 6 months and up. They have a plastic base with suction cups on the bottom, a back/arm support and a toy tray. “Lexibook” is stamped on the back/arm support. “Made in China” and “2014 Lexibook Limited IT028/IT029 SN: 1407/VA09” are stamped on the bottom of the base. They were sold in a variety of colors. Recalled products were sold online at,, and from January 2013 through August 2016. Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled baby bath seats and contact the online retailer where it was purchased for return instructions and to receive a full refund, or a refund in the form of a store credit or gift card, depending on the online retailer. All known purchasers will be contacted directly about the recall. Recall Date: 12/01/2016
  • Trader Joe’s Hummus Products: Bakkavor Foods USA, Inc. is voluntarily recalling Trader Joe’s Mediterranean Hummus (SKU #90642) and Trader Joe’s White Bean & Basil Hummus (SKU #91107) with “USE BY” date codes up through and including 12/15/2016, because these products have the potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes. The products come in 16 ounce plastic tubs with SKU numbers printed on the top labels and “USE BY” date codes stamped on the bottom of the tubs, along with the plant identification code “C”. To clarify, products with plant identification code “J” were produced in a different facility and are NOT affected by this recall. Products affected include Trader Joe’s White Bean & Basil Hummus ONLY (SKU 91107) distributed in IA, IL, IN, KS, KY, MI, MN, MO, NE, OH and WI with USE BY dates up through and including “12/15/16” and plant identification code “C;” and Trader Joe’s White Bean & Basil Hummus (SKU 91107) AND Trader Joe’s Mediterranean Hummus (SKU 90642) distributed in AL, AZ, CA, CO, FL, GA, ID, LA, NC, NM, NV, OK, OR, SC, TN, TX, UT, VA and WA with USE BY dates up through and including “12/15/16” and plant identification code “C.” Consumers should discard the product immediately or return it to their point of purchase for a full refund. Recall Date: 12/01/2016
  • Rabbit Feed: Intermountain Farmers Association (IFA) is recalling its 50 lb bags of rabbit pellets (item #1220) manufactured between March 14, 2016 and September 15, 2016, because the product may contain higher than acceptable levels of vitamin D, which may cause health problems to rabbits. Rabbits consuming this feed would be at risk for developing clinical hypercalcemia when fed diets containing very high levels of vitamin D, as a sole source of nutrition. Clinical signs of hypercalcemia include such things as increased thirst, increased urination, weakness, decreased appetite and possibly death. Intermountain Farmers Association has recently received two complaints that reported illness and deaths of some of the customer’s rabbits. IFA is working with these customers to address these concerns. The product comes in a 50 lb, poly paper package marked with lot number containing #1220 and a date between 03/15/16 and 09/15/16 on the side of the blue label. The recalled rabbit pellets were distributed through IFA country stores and independent dealers in Utah, Idaho, Nevada, Colorado and New Mexico. The recall was initiated immediately after IFA received a report of death of a customer’s rabbits and the preliminary investigation indicated a formulation error. It was discovered that rabbit pellets manufactured during the above dates contained high levels of vitamin D. IFA has quarantined any unsold product from the manufacturing period listed above. Any rabbit pellets manufactured by IFA after 09/15/2016 have been confirmed to contain the correct vitamin D level and is safe to feed to rabbits. Consumers who have purchased 50 lb bags of #1220 Rabbit Pellets with the above manufacturing dates are urged to return them to the place of purchase for a full refund. Recall Date: 12/01/2016