Dumplings, tahini, sunscreen, fire pits recalled from Mississauga, Brampton and Ontario stores
Published July 18, 2021 at 8:30 pm
Health Canada reports that multiple products have been recalled from stores in Ontario this week (July 12 to 18) due to potential health and safety risks, including in Mississauga and Brampton.
Residents are advised to check if they have these products at home and avoid using or consuming them out of caution.
The following products are affected:
Risk: Undeclared almond and cashew.
What you should do: People with an almond or cashew allergy should avoid eating this product and check if it can be returned to the store where it was purchased.
Risk: Undeclared milk and coconut.
What you should do: People with a milk or coconut allergy should avoid eating this product and check if it can be returned to the store where it was purchased.
Risk: The vases lack appropriate labelling and hazard information.
What you should do: Stop using the vases and contact Everlasting Candle Co. to obtain a correct label and updated instructions regarding the use of these vases.
Risk: The portable firepot lacks child-resistant packaging and appropriate labelling and hazard information.
What you should do: Stop using the product and return it to Kent Building Supplies for a refund.
Risk: Wood stored in the storage area under the fire pits can ignite, posing a fire hazard.
What you should do: Stop using the fire pits. Real Flame will arrange for removal of the fireplace and provide consumers a refund.
Risk: The product label has incorrect cannabinoid values, where the THC total labelled is lower than the actual THC total and the CBD and CBD total labelled values are incorrect compared to the real values of these which are zero. To date, Peace Naturals Project Inc. has received six complaints related to incorrect cannabinoid values on the product label.
What you should do: Consumers that have purchased the affected product and wish to exchange it may visit the retail store where they made the purchase.
Risk: Johnson & Johnson Inc. is recalling all lots of Beach Defense and Ultra Sheer aerosol spray sunscreens due to elevated levels of benzene, which may pose serious health risks after long-term, repeated use. Frequent and long-term exposure (e.g., through the skin and by inhalation) to elevated levels of benzene may pose serious health risks.
What you should do: Stop using the recalled products. Consult a health care professional if you have used any of these products and have health concerns.insauga's Editorial Standards and Policies