Target Pulls All Hampton Creek Products Due to Salmonella, Listeria Concerns

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U.S. retailer Target has pulled all the Hampton Creek products it stocks in response to food safety allegations.

Target is taking the action voluntarily amid the safety concerns and labeling issues over Hampton Creek’s products, including its popular Just Mayo eggless mayonnaise brand.

A spokesperson for Target said the retailer had received allegations of pathogens being found at Hampton Creek’s San Francisco-based manufacturing facilities.

Target received allegations some of the start-up’s products had tested positive for salmonella and

Sustainable Transport Helps Reduce CO2 Emissions in McDonald’s Supply Chain

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By collaborating in sustainable transport and logistics solutions, HAVI and Scania are actively addressing global climate goals. Beginning quarter three, HAVI and Scania will start to implement a five-year roadmap aimed at making a significant carbon footprint reduction in transport operations to and from McDonald’s restaurants in several European countries utilizing Scania’s Next Generation trucks and operating solutions.

The aim is to significantly reduce diesel powered vehicles and shift approximately 70% of HAVI’s total truck fleet

Study Finds 300% Increase in Reported Health Problems From Cosmetic Products

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Complaints of adverse health events related to cosmetic and personal care products more than doubled from 2015 to 2016, according to a study published Monday in the journal JAMA Internal Medicine .

The majority of those complaints stemmed from hair care products.

Northwestern University researchers looked at complaints collected by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) from 2004 to 2016. The information came from the FDA’s Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition’s Adverse Event Reporting System,

More Than 60,000 Pounds of Beef Ravioli Products Recalled Due to Misbranding and Undeclared Allergens

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The Wornick Company, a Cincinnati, Ohio establishment, is recalling approximately 61,538 pounds of beef ravioli products due to misbranding and undeclared allergens, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced today. The product may contain milk, a known allergen, which is not declared on the product label.

The beef wonton ravioli items were produced on Feb. 22, 2017 and March 28, 2017. The following products are subject to recall:

14.5-oz. plastic bowl

3-D Printers Revolutionize Manufacturing

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HP, one of the world’s largest providers of printing solutions, said it is introducing a range of commercial 3-D printers across China, which is expected to revolutionize manufacturing.

HP 3-D printers are expected to be used to manufacture components and parts in fields like aerospace, medical technology, consumer goods and automobiles, said Ramon Pastor, vice-president and general manager of HP 3-D Multi Jet Fusion, a unit of HP Inc.

“We’re on the cusp of a transformation in

Hundreds Evacuated From London Towers as Fire Fallout Widens

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The scope of Britain’s fire-safety crisis broadened Saturday as London officials scrambled to evacuate four public housing towers due to concerns about fire doors and insulation around gas pipes.

Hundreds of residents hastily packed their bags, with many angry and confused about the chaotic situation. Some refused to leave.

Camden Council said it decided to evacuate the buildings on the Chalcots Estate late Friday after fire inspectors told officials that the blocks were “not safe for people

U.S. Issues Arrest Warrants for 5 Former VW Managers Over Diesel Emissions Fraud

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The U.S. government has issued international arrest warrants for five former managers and technological developers of Germany’s largest automotive manufacturer Volkswagen, German media reported.

The alleged offenses include fraud, conspiracy and violating the U.S. environmental regulations.

The lawyer of the former head of development Heinz-Jakob Neusser, who is among the managers under investigation, told the German press agency DPA on Friday that this step by the U.S. justice authorities did not come as a surprise.

She called the

Airbag Maker Files for Bankruptcy; Defects Linked to 16 Deaths, Largest Auto Recall in History

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Drowning in a sea of lawsuits and recall costs, Japanese air bag maker Takata Corp. filed for bankruptcy protection in Tokyo and the United States early today.

The company announced the expected action this morning Tokyo time. Takata confirmed that most of its assets will be bought by rival Key Safety Systems, based in suburban Detroit.

Takata was done in by defective air bag inflators that can explode with too much force, spewing out shrapnel. They’re responsible

Britax Recalls More Than 207,000 Infant Seats Due to Choking Hazard

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Britax Child Safety is recalling more than 207,000 rear-facing infant car seats because part of a clip can break and cause a choking hazard.

The recall affects B-Safe 35, B-Safe 35 Elite and BOB B-Safe 35 seats made from Nov. 1, 2015 to May 31, 2017.

Britax says in government documents that parts were found in the mouths of three children but no choking injuries were reported. The company traced the cause to customers putting pressure on

Overhill Farms Issues Class 1 Recall After Bones Founds in Frozen Chicken Bites

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California-based Overhill Farms Inc. is recalling 54,000 pounds of frozen chicken bite products, including some designed for toddlers, after bones were found in the food.

The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Food Safety and Inspection Service announced the recall Saturday.

Consumers complained about the problem to the company, the USDA said in a press release.

No illnesses or injuries were reported, but it is a Class 1 recall—the agency’s highest health risk rating. The USDA describes it as