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:
FZ Organic Food BV in the Netherlands are recalling some batches of Trafo tortilla chips due to the presence of gluten. This means the products are a possible health risk for anyone with intolerance to gluten or coeliac disease. The products have been sold in the UK by Suma Wholefoods and Unicorn Grocery.
Product: Trafo Tortilla Chips - Chilli
Best before: 29 July 2018
Pack size: 75g
Sold by: Suma Wholefoods
Product: Trafo Tortilla Chips - Natural
Best before: 11 August 2018
Pack size: 75g
Sold by: Suma Wholefoods and Unicorn Grocery
No other Trafo products are known to be affected.
These products contain gluten making them a possible health risk for anyone with intolerance to gluten or coeliac disease
Our advice to consumers
If you have bought any of the above products and have an intolerance to gluten or coeliac disease do not eat it. Instead return it to the store from where it was bought.
Action taken by the company
Suma Wholefoods and Unicorn Grocery have recalled the above products from customers. The businesses have issued a point-of-sale notice to their customers.