National Craft Store, Michaels, had recalled their Bead Landing™ Tassel Keychain Mobile Power Banks for posing a danger related to battery leakage and possible fire.
About the Michaels Bead Landing™ Tassel Keychain Mobile Power Bank Recall
The artistic keychains contain a lithium ion battery and cord, allowing the keychain to function as a portable electronics charger. However, according to the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) the battery has been shown to overheat, causing both fire and burn hazards.
Around 14,000 keychains across America have been recalled (with an additional 950 recalled in Canada) as of October 29, 2019. The product was sold at Michaels stores nationwide from March of 2018 until August of 2019 for about $20.
With no injuries yet reported, the CPSC has received two reports of the keychains overheating and resulting in fire.
Description of the Recalled Powerbanks
The following information was provided by the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC):
- Available colors: Black, Pink, Bluish Pink and Iridescent Blue
- The device is 7 inches long by 1.5 inches wide
- Contains USB, micro USB charging cables, & lightning adapter for the micro USB cable
The CPSP warns that usage of this product should stop immediately. Customers can take the keychains to any Michaels store in order to receive a full refund.
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