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THIS SECTION IS FOR NEWS AND INTERESTING STORIES RELATED TO FOOD, NUTRITION AND FOOD PROCESSING. THEY ARE NOT NECESSARILY RELATED TO KOSHER BUT MAY BE OF INTEREST TO THE KOSHER CONSUMER, MANUFACTURER OR MASHGIACH.

The following safety alert from the CPSC, on May 9, 2014.

Princess House, Inc., Taunton, MA- A nationwide direct sales distributor of tableware and house goods, announced today that as a result of internal compliance and independent product testing, it has very recently become aware that a small quantity of its Marissa Tangerine Appetizer Plates, when put into certain food service use, may allow cadmium and lead in the decorative plate decal to escape at levels exceeding U.S. Food and Drug Administration ("FDA") and/or California Proposition 65 guidance levels.
Note: Only the Tangerine Appetizer Plates are affected by this voluntary recall and all other Marissa collection tableware are not involved.
Product featured depicts the Marissa Tangerine Appetizer Plate that is the subject of this voluntary recall:
If you are a consumer with one or more of these Plates, you can obtain information about product return and exchange for product of equal or greater value by contacting your sales consultant or hostess or by contacting Princess House directly at (877) 233-1647. You can also review the voluntary recall page on the Princess House website at www.princesshouse.com.
If you are a Princess House consultant or hostess, refer to the mailing provided by the Company or contact the Company directly as outlined above.

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