Numbing agents may pose risk to kids
UberScientific is recalling about 76,000 units of Uber Numb topical anesthetic cream and spray because the packaging is not child resistant as required by the Poison Prevention Packaging Act. The pain relieving cream and spray contain lidocaine, posing poisoning risk for young children if they put it on their skin or ingest it.
No injuries or incidents have been reported from the product to date.
The recalled cream is in a white jar with a smooth, rounded cap and a green label with “Uber Numb Topical Anesthetic Cream” printed on the front. The recalled spray is in a green bottle with a white cap and has a white label with “Uber Numb Spray” printed on the front. A full list of product sizes, UPC numbers and other information about the recalled cream and spray is available at https://bit.ly/2xSifzj.
The product was sold online only, at Amazon.com and Uberscientific.com.
Consumers should immediately place the recalled products out of reach of children and contact UberScientific for instructions on how to receive a free replacement or full refund. Call 877-289-1367 or visit www.uberscientific.com and click on “Recall Information.”
Whole Foods chips recalled for milk
Whole Foods Market is pulling 365 Everyday Value White Corn Tortilla Chips from its shelves because the product may contain milk that was not listed on the product label. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to milk run the risk of a serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume this product.
The chips were sold in Whole Foods Market and Whole Foods Market 365 stores nationwide. The product was packaged in 20-ounce bags labeled 365 Everyday Value White Corn Tortilla Chips Salted-Party Size with UPC code 9948247145 and best-by dates between January 24 and 25, 2019, printed on the front top of the packaging. The issue was discovered after a customer notified Whole Foods Market that the tortilla chip bag also contained other snack mix products. All affected product has been removed from store shelves. No reactions have been reported to date.
Customers who purchased this product at Whole Foods Market can bring a valid receipt into stores for a full refund. Consumers with additional questions can call 844-936-8255.