Following the Metropolitan Police Service’s statement that a Hotpoint FF175BP fridge freezer has been identified as the initial source of the Grenfell Tower fire, the Government has ordered an immediate examination of the unit by technical experts to establish the cause of the incident.
This product, which was manufactured between 2006 and 2009, has not been subject to product recalls and this testing will establish whether any further action is required.
If you believe you may own a Hotpoint fridge freezer model number FF175BP (white) or FF175BG (grey) you should call Whirlpool Corporation’s freephone hotline on 0800 316 3826 or visit their website to register for further updates.
At this stage there is no specific reason for consumers to switch off their fridge freezer pending further investigation.
Important product recalls are below
The following notice has been issued by the Food Standards Agency:
E E Wholesale is recalling its Equal Exchange Organic Dark Tahini because salmonella has been found in the product.
Product: Equal Exchange Organic Dark Tahini
Pack size: 270g
Best before end: April 2019
Batch code: 7097 L4
No other Equal Exchange products are known to be affected.
The presence of salmonella in the product listed above. Symptoms caused by salmonella usually include fever, diarrhoea and abdominal cramps.
Our advice to consumers
If you have bought the above product do not eat it. Instead, return it to the store where it was bought for a full refund.
Action taken by the company
EE Wholesale Trading as Equal Exchange is recalling the above product. Point of sale notices have been displayed in all retail stores that are selling this. These notices explain to customers why the product is being recalled and tells them what to do if they have bought it.