Posted on September 19, 2021 at 2:20 p.m.
Health Canada reports that several products were recalled from stores in Ontario this week (September 13-19) due to potential health and safety risks, including stores in Mississauga and Brampton.
Residents are advised to check if they have these products at home and to avoid using or consuming them as a precaution.
The following products are affected:
Silver Maple brand frozen fully cooked diced white meat chicken
Risk: Possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination. Food contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes may not look or smell bad, but can still make you sick with symptoms such as vomiting, nausea, persistent fever, muscle pain, severe headache and stiff neck .
What you should do: Recalled products should be discarded or returned to the location where they were purchased. If you think you have become ill after consuming any recalled product, call your doctor.
Vegefarm and Happy Veggie World branded vegetarian fried shrimp products
Risk: The product contains eggs which are not listed on the label.
What you should do: People with allergies to eggs should avoid eating this product and check if it can be returned to the store where it was purchased.
Teak shower benches
Risk: The shower bench may collapse during use, posing a fall hazard to the user. As of September 9, 2021, there have been 4 incident reports in Canada, including 3 injury reports.
What you should do: Stop using the recalled benches and return them to Costco for a full refund.
OXELO 3-wheel scooters for children
Risk: The surface coating and applied surface coating components of the scooter contain barium sulfate in excess of the limit allowed under Canadian law Toys Regulations.
What you should do: Stop using the affected product and return the product to the nearest Decathlon store for further information and a refund.
IPPINKA Binchotan charcoal products in pieces
Risk: The products do not meet the requirements for bilingual warning labels under the Charcoal Regulations, and may be toxic if accidentally burned indoors or in an area without ventilation, posing a choking hazard.
What you should do: Contact IPPINKA for a revised warning label.
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