30 April 2019
CPSC Recalls Various Products Made in Mainland China
The CPSC has announced a recall of the following products made in mainland China.
Espresso Makers. Bodum USA Inc. has recalled approximately 500 espresso makers because their handle can ignite from the flame of a gas stove, posing fire and burn hazards. This recall involves CHAMBORD stove top espresso makers in a stainless steel finish. The recall includes six-cup (12 ounce) espresso makers with SKU number 10617-16. The SKU number appears on the packaging of the product and the word “Bodum” is embossed on the lower half of the product. These products were sold at Fairway Market, Indigo Books and Music and other home appliance stores nationwide from January 2017 through January 2019.
Toy Train Carts. Flying Tiger Copenhagen has issued a recall for about 2,200 wooden toy train carts because the steam dome on the train’s engine car can come loose, posing a choking hazard. This recall involves all five pieces of the wooden toy train carts, which were sold individually. The train carts have a blue base and a colourful wagon on top, as either the front part of the train, with two steam domes, an apple cart, a wood log cart, a milk cart and a caboose cart. All train carts were sold with a white label, which was placed around each cart with a nylon string. Model number 3010874 and batch number 211693US are printed on the label. These products were sold at Flying Tiger Copenhagen stores nationwide from November 2018 through March 2019.
Rugs. Ruggable LLC has announced a recall of about 6,200 area rugs because the rug’s shag cover fails to meet federal flammability standards. This recall involves three models of Ruggable-brand area rugs: the shag vintage crème, the shag ivory and the luxury shag white. The two-piece rugs measure about five feet by seven feet. The top shag rug cover is made of furry yarn and the bottom piece is an anti-slip floor pad. The shag rug cover was also sold separately. “Ruggable”, “100% Acrylic face fiber content” and “Made in China” are printed on a label on the underside of the product. These rugs were sold on-line through Ruggable.com, Amazon.com, Americanartdecor.com, Overstock.com and Wayfair.com from July 2018 through January 2019.
Rocking Sleepers. Kids II Inc. has recalled some 694,000 rocking sleepers because infant fatalities have occurred after the infants rolled from their back to their stomach while unrestrained or under other circumstances. All models of Kids II rocking sleepers are included in this recall, which involve style numbers 10081, 10126, 10127, 10148, 10178, 10289, 10292, 10320, 10380, 10568, 10729, 10872, 10888, 10890, 11021, 11022, 11063, 11164, 11171, 11357, 11429, 11714, 11792, 11894, 11895, 11962, 12115, 60130, 60131, 60163, 60327, 60328, 60331, 60401, 60600 and 60635. These products were sold by major retailers nationwide, including Walmart, Target and Toys “R” Us, as well as on-line, from March 2012 through 26 April 2019.