Microwave Popcorn Recalled for Fire and Burn Hazard

Recall Details

Description:

This recall involves Poppin’ Cobs 10 pack of microwave popcorn on the cob. The popcorn is packaged in a brown box with a black top with 10 Poppin’ Cobs individually wrapped and 10 brown bags for popping. “Poppin’ Cobs” is printed on the front of the box. Only boxes with date codes 042121 on the back of the box are included in the recall.

Remedy:

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled Poppin’ Cobs 10 Pack Microwave Popcorn and contact the firm to receive free replacement bags. Consumers can order the replacement bags online at https://www.poppincobs.com/products/replacement-bags .

Incidents/Injuries:

Poppin’ Cobs has received five reports of the popcorn brown paper bags catching on fire in the microwave. No injuries or property damage have been reported.

Sold At:

Uncommon Goods stores in Brooklyn, N.Y. from September 2019 through January 2020 for about $18

Manufacturer(s):

Gilchrist Bag Manufacturing LLC, of Camden, Arizona

Distributor(s):

Fully Popped, of Indianapolis, Ind.

Manufactured In:
United States
Recall number:
20-118
Read the full FDA report here.
As published by HealthyExaminer.com