Little Debbie cookies recalled due to undeclared pecans
25 cases of Little Debbie Mini Nutty Buddy Cookie Bits have been recalled due to undeclared pecans. While getting a Little Debbie cookie with some pecans in it unbeknownst to you doesn’t sound like too bad of a deal, undeclared pecans can be especially dangerous for those with severe allergies.…
Researchers from Toxic-Free Future, Indiana University, the University of Washington, and the Seattle Children’s Research Institute recently published their findings on a study that found 100% of breast milk samples tested contained forever toxins PFAS (per- and polyfluorinated substances).
Could fun colored foods be contributing to IBD symptoms?
A new study by researchers has shown that yellow and red food dye could bring about symptoms for those living with Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD). IBD is a chronic inflammation of the gut. And symptoms often include cramping, abdominal pain, bloating, gas,…
Hershey temporarily shelves chocolate shell topping due to undeclared almonds
If you purchased any of Hershey’s tasty chocolate shell topping in the last month or so, you might be in for a different sounding crunch than you’re used to. That’s because Hershey accidentally filled almost 2,000 bottles of Hershey Shell Topping with…
Hand sanitizers sold at Ulta and other stores recalled due to presence of Methanol, Benzene and Acet
Nearly a dozen varieties of hand sanitizers sold at Ulta, Marshalls, and TJ Maxx stores by Scentsational Soaps & Candles, Inc have been recalled due to the presence of methanol (wood alcohol), benzene, and acetaldehyde. In all, 8 total lots of hand…
Botulism leads to recall of organic black beans sold at Costco and other retailers
A handful of varieties of organic black beans sold at Costco and a few other retailers have been recalled over concerns of the presence of Clostridium botulinum by parent company Faribault Foods, Inc. Consumption of foods contaminated by Clostridium botulinum can lead…
Nearly 100 varieties of Velvet ice cream and Sherbet recalled over listeria concerns
Every single Velvet Ice Cream lot of sherbet and ice cream created on or after March 24, 2021 has been recalled due to a Listeria monocytogenes contamination. The recalled ice cream and sherbet was distributed to retailers in Kentucky, Ohio, and West…
Jule’s Foods recalls 5 products over salmonella concerns
Jule’s Foods, a company specializing in brie and other cheeses, has issued a voluntary recall of 5 products due to salmonella concerns. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration traced the salmonella outbreak to “brie products containing cashews”. The outbreak has caught the…
Vitafusion supplements and vitamins recalled due to concerns over the presence of mesh material
Seven varieties of Vitafusion supplements and vitamins have been recalled due to the possible presence of metallic mesh material. The recalled products were produced from October 29 through November 3, 2020.
Bill to ban toxic chemicals that failed in 2019 has new life
The PFAS Action Act, originally known as the PFAS Act of 2019, is being reintroduced in the new Democrat controlled Senate. The bill seeks to regulate many manmade forever chemicals, chief among them being Polyfluoroalkyl substances and perfluorooctanoic substances (PFOS and PFAS).
2 lots of Meow Mix recalled over salmonella concerns
A limited number of 30 lbs bags of Meow Mix Original Choice Dry Cat Food have been voluntarily recalled by parent company J.M. Smucker Co. due to salmonella concerns. The 2 recalled lots were shipped to select Walmart stores in IL, MO,…