Product recalls or recall notices announced recently. Details are available in most cases at www.cpsc.gov and other websites or telephone numbers listed.
About 165,000 Vitamix 64-ounce Low-Profile containers with blade part number 103208 A and blade date codes 03-12 (March 2012) through 07-13 (July 2013). The blade part number and date code are laser etched onto the top of the blade at the bottom of the container.
The clear, plastic, 64-ounce container with black plastic handle and lid was sold with Vitamix blender models 7500, Professional Series 300, Professional Series 750 and individually. Replacement blades with part number 104602 A are not affected. They were sold from April 2012 to August 2013.
The blade can break, and possibly cut people using the blender. There have been at least 18 reports of blades breaking. No injuries have been reported.
Details: by phone at 888-350-4386; online at www.ContainerBladeRecall.com or www.vitamix.com.
About 5,200 TS 55 REQ Plunge Cut Circular Saw for woodcutting with a 160 mm saw blade. It has aluminum guide rails and a plunge cut feature. The date code and serial number are found on a rating plate on the saw's motor housing under the main handle. Recalled saws include date codes ranging from 02/13 to 05/13 and serial numbers 40033594 through 40074108. They were sold from May to July in 2013.
The plunge lock can engage when not intended, causing the saw blade to remain exposed from the housing following completion of the plunge cut and posing a laceration hazard. No incidents have been reported.
Details: by phone at 855-784-9727; online at www.festoolusa.com.
About 2,000 pairs of Bailey Boys children's 100 percent cotton loungewear pants, sold in sizes toddler 2 through boys 12. All of the pajama pants have an elastic waistband with a white drawstring and a garment label that states "J.Bailey clothing for young men." They were sold from September 2012 through August 2013.
The pants fail to meet federal flammability standards for children's sleepwear, posing a risk of burn injuries to children. No incidents have been reported.
Details: by phone at 855-809-4400; online at visitwww.baileyboys.com.
Abnout 25,000 Cuisinart food processors including MFP-107, MFP-107BC, MFP-107BCWS, MFP-107BK, MFP-107BKWS, MFP-107DCWS, MFP-107MGSLT, MFP-107MR and MFP-107WS. The number is on the underside of the base. They were sold from October 2012 through June 2013.
The reversible slicing/shredding disc can loosen when in use and the blade can strike and break the food processor's cover. The broken plastic pieces can hit consumers, posing a laceration hazard. There has been at least one report of a consumer being struck on the cheek. No medical attention was sought.
Details: by phone at 877-339-2534; online at www.cuisinart.com.