H&M Recalls Children’s Water Bottle
H&M has issued an immediate recall of children’s water bottle in all H&M stores due to potential choking hazards. According to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), the water bottle’s spout can break off in a child’s mouth while the child is drinking from it. While no actual physical injuries happened, necessary precautions were taken to ensure the consumer’s health.
- 2,900 water bottles have been recalled.
- H&M received one report in England of the water bottle spout breaking off in a child’s mouth while the child was drinking.
- No injuries have been reported.
Specific Recall Information
(Provided by the CPSC)
- 16 oz. water bottle.
- Available in either pink plastic with crackle design or blue plastic.
- Also has flip top lids in coordinated colors.
- The water bottles have “H&M Sweden” or “www.hm.com” on the bottom of the bottle
- The manufacture date is found in a date clock also on the bottom of the bottle.
- Sold in H&M stores with children departments from July 2012 to August 2012 for $5.
- Immediately stop using the water bottle.
- Return the water bottle to H&M to get a full refund.
- For additional information, contact H&M toll-free at (855) 466-7467 or at www.hm.com.
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