Product recalls

Contact Hotpoint

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.


Product recalls

Important product recalls are below

02 Nov 2017 Recall: Lidl Sol & Mar Squid in Sunflower Oil products

The following notice has been issued by the Food Standards Agency:

Lidl is recalling two varieties of its Sol & Mar Squid in Sunflower Oil sold because they contain salt crystals known as struvite which could present a safety risk.

Product details
Product: Sol & Mar Squid in Sunflower Oil with Paprika
Pack size: 3x80g
'Best before' date: 31 December 2023

Product: Sol & Mar Squid in Sunflower Oil with Garlic
Pack size: 3x80g
'Best before' date: 31 December 2023

Lidl product packaging

No other Lidl products are known to be affected.

Products may contain struvite which are naturally occurring salt crystals. Salt crystals may cause injury and also may be mistaken as glass.

Our advice to customers
If you have bought any of the above products do not eat them. Instead, return them to the store from where they were bought for a full refund.
Action taken by the company

Lidl is recalling the above product. Point of sale notices will be displayed in all Lidl stores that are selling these products. These notices explain to customers why the product is being recalled and tell them what to do if they have bought the product.

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