Product recalls: April 2023

Posted on Apr 05 2023 in Product Recalls

Spring cleaners, take note: Multi-purpose cleaner recalled


Colgate-Palmolive has recalled certain varieties, sizes and product lots of Fabuloso Multi-Purpose Cleaner due to the risk of exposure to bacteria. Pseudomonas species bacteria, which are environmental organisms found widely in soil and water, may be in the product. People with weakened immune systems, external medical devices or underlying lung conditions who are exposed to the bacteria face a risk of serious infection that may require medical treatment. The bacteria can enter the body if inhaled, through a break in the skin or through the eyes. People with healthy immune systems are usually not affected by the bacteria. 

Bottles of Fabuloso, in multiple scents and sizes, were sold at Dollar General, Family Dollar, The Home Depot, Sam’s Club, Walmart and other major retailers nationwide and online from December 2022 through January 2023 for between $1 and $11.

The first 8 digits of the lot code of the recalled products are 2348US78 through 2365US78 and 3001US78 through 3023US78. The lot code is located on the back of the bottle above the label and may be in the folds of the plastic bottle design. For a complete list of products, visit 

Contact: Colgate-Palmolive Company at 855-703-0166; online at; or at and click on the banner at the top of the landing page for a list of the UPC and lot codes of the recalled products and for more information.

‘My First’ Disney figurines pose choking hazard


Five Disney character figurines, branded as “My First,” have been recalled. The arms or legs on the soft vinyl figurines can detach, posing a small part choking hazard to children. The character figurines in the recall include Mickey Mouse, two versions of Minnie Mouse, Buzz Lightyear and Stitch. Some of the figurines have a bead rattle. They measure from 4.25 to 5.25 inches high. The firm has received 10 reports of small parts detaching from the figurines. No injuries have been reported. They were sold at buybuy BABY and other toy, gift and bookstores nationwide and online from May 2022 through December 2022 for between $15 and $19.

Contact: Kids Preferred at 888-968-9268; email at; or online at or and click “Recall Information” on the bottom of the page for more information.

Air fryers recalled for faulty wire

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Two million Cosori air fryers have been recalled. A wire connection in multiple models of the air fryers can overheat, posing fire and burn hazards. The company has received 205 reports of the
air fryers catching fire, burning, melting, overheating and smoking. These include 10 reports of minor, superficial burn injuries and 23 reports of minor property damage.

The fryers were sold at Best Buy, Target and The Home Depot stores nationwide and online
from June 2018 through December 2022 for between $70 and $130.

Contact: Cosori at 888-216-5974; email at; or online at or and click on the “Important Voluntary Safety Recall. Learn more” banner at the bottom of the page for a complete list of the model numbers in the recall.