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Mattresses, dishwashers, glasses recalled

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(WBTV) -- Ikea mattresses are being recalled because of fire hazards.

The Sultan Heidal Spring Mattresses apparently don't meet the federal open flame standards.

The recall includes twin, full, queen, and king sizes.

If you have one stop using them immediately and contact your local Ikea store for refund information.

Maytag is recalling more than a million dishwashers because of a fire hazard.

Apparently an electrical failure in the dishwasher's heating element can occur posing a serious fire hazard.

So far Maytag has had 12 reports of this happening.

There are several models included in the recall.

McDonalds is recalling 12 million Shrek glasses after cadmium was discovered in paint.

These were sold nationwide for about 2 dollars as part of a promotion for the movie Shrek Forever After.

For more information on these and other recalls, visit the Consumer Product Safety Commission Web site.

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