26 Sept 2018
CPSC Recalls Various Products Made in Mainland China
The CPSC has announced the following recalls of products made in mainland China.
Titan Manufacturing and Distributing Inc. has recalled about 970 weightlifting straps sold in packages of two because the stitching in these straps can come loose, causing heavy weights to fall on consumers. This recall involves weightlifting safety straps with steel mount brackets to hold the weights. The straps are used to catch the weights if a user were to drop them during an exercise. The recall includes straps with model numbers 24T3STRAP, 26T2STRAP, 30X3STRAP, 36T3STRAP, X2STRAP24, 24X3STRAP or 36X3STRAP. The Titan logo and model numbers are contained on the product’s packaging. These products were sold on-line at Amazon.com, eBay.com, Sears.com, Walmart.com and www.titan.fitness from August 2017 through March 2018.
Weeplay Kids LLC is recalling approximately 2,500 children’s coveralls in the United States as well as about 130 children’s coveralls in Canada because the bunny appliqué on these coveralls can detach, posing a choking hazard to young children. This recall involves infant ED by Ellen DeGeneres coveralls with a hat. The pink striped, two-piece, long-sleeve coveralls are 100 percent cotton. They have a kangaroo pocket and bunny-shaped appliqué on the left chest, a hat with pompom and snaps in the crotch. Style ED01210 was sold in infant sizes 3M, 6M and 9M, while style ED13210 was sold in sizes 12M, 18M and 24M. The style number and manufacture date code of August 2017 (08/2017) are printed on the inside garment tag located inside the seam of the garment, while “ED by Ellen DeGeneres” and the garment sizes are printed on the inside back of the garment. These products were sold at Buy Baby and Marshalls stores nationwide and on-line at www.buybuybaby.comfrom September 2017 through January 2018.
Kaz USA Inc. has announced a recall of about 72,000 insect zappers because the insect grill can detach inside the housing, posing a shock hazard. This recall involves Stinger BK series Insect Zapper electric insect/mosquito zappers, including the Stinger Insect Zapper (model BK 110v3), the Stinger 3-in-1 Insect Zapper (model BK310v3) and the Stinger 5-in-1 Insect & Mosquito Zapper (model BK510v3). These products are made of black or grey plastic and stand or hang vertically. The units are about 19 inches high and six inches wide and require an extension cord to operate outside. The recalled models have codes ending in YTG and Made in China printed on a silver label on the bottom of the product. They were sold at Home Depot, Ace Hardware and other stores nationwide, as well as on-line, from April through August 2018.