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:
POE LIMITED is recalling four of its products due to the presence of gluten or mustard which are not mentioned on the label. This means the products are a possible health risk for anyone with an allergy or intolerance to cereals containing gluten and an allergy to mustard.
Product: Beans with Bacon
Pack size: 300g
Best-before date: 6 April 2020
Product: Beans with Bacon and Sausages
Pack size: 400g
Best-before date: 3 May 2020
Product: Beans with Sausages
Pack size: 300g
Best-before date: 21 November 2019
Product: Pretzel with Oat and Olive Pomace Oil
Pack size: 160g
Best-before date: 9 November 2017
No other POE LIMITED products are known to be affected
The products contains gluten or mustard as indicated above, making them a possible health risk for anyone with an allergy or intolerance to gluten and/or an allergy to mustard.
Our advice to consumers
If you have bought any of the above products and have an allergy or intolerance to cereals containing gluten or have an allergy to mustard, do not eat it. Instead return it to the store from where it was bought for a full refund.
Action taken by the company
POE LIMITED is recalling the above products from customers and has been advised to contact the relevant allergy support organisations, which will tell their members about the recall. The company has also issued a point-of-sale notice to its customers. These notices explain to customers why the product is/products are being recalled and tell them what to do if they have bought the product(s).