Safety Recalls

Health Canada\'s sampling and evaluation program has determined that the products do not meet labelling requirements for consumer chemical products under the Canada Consumer Product Safety Act.
The handle on the kettle can loosen and separate from the bodycausing hot contents to spill, posing a burn hazard.
Health Canada is advising Canadians that GlaxoSmithKline Inc. is voluntarily recalling one lot of Ventolin Diskus inhalers (lot 786G) because the products may not deliver the intended dose. Individuals who do not receive the intended dose may not be aware that the dose was not delivered.
The bicycle fork can break and cause the rider to lose control, posing an injury hazard.
The cord may become brittle near the base of the dryer, posing a burn hazard.
The snaps at the neck area on the rompers can detach, posing a choking hazard to young children.
Health Canada’s sampling and evaluation program has determined that these plastic toys do not meet the Phthalates Regulations and may pose a chemical hazard. Specifically the toys contain a phthalate, Di(2-ethylhexyl) Phthalate (DEHP), that exceeds the allowable limit.
The metal rivets of the hat and holster and the brown polyurethane material contained lead in excess of the allowable limit. Lead is toxic to children even at low exposure levels. Children can ingest harmful amounts of lead when they chew, suck, items containing lead.
Analysis of a sample of LOT 003 performed by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) determined this lot of ink is contaminated with the bacteria Bacillus altitudinis. Use of the contaminated tattoo ink poses a risk of skin or systemic infection.
The recalled product can overheat which could result in smoking, burning, melting and possible explosion of the product. This poses burn and injury hazards or possible property damage.