|FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Originally issued November 23, 2010
Revised September 28, 2011
|Firm's Contact Number: (973) 267-2885 (Collect)
CPSC Recall Hotline: (800) 638-2772
CPSC Media Contact: (301) 504-7908
Note: Change in firm's contact number.
Stainless Steel Carafes Recalled by J & H International Due to Burn Hazard
WASHINGTON, D.C. - The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with the firm named below, today announced a voluntary recall of the following consumer product. Consumers should stop using recalled products immediately unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product.
Name of Product: Kitchentrend Stainless Steel Carafe
Units: About 36,000 units
Importer: J & H International, of Morris Plains, N.J.
Hazard: The handle can come loose from the body of the carafe and cause liquid to spill, posing a burn hazard to consumers.
Incidents/Injuries: None reported.
Description: This recall involves the Kitchentrend 1-liter stainless steel carafes with model number P0930-X02. The insulated carafe has a chrome-plated plastic top with a black plastic base and is lined with glass. "Kitchentrend" and the model number can be found on the packaging.
Sold at: Macy's & Macys.com from September 2010 through October 2010 for about $20.
Manufactured in: China
Remedy: Consumers should stop using the recalled carafe immediately and return it to the store where it was purchased for a full refund.
Consumer Contact: For additional information, contact J & H International anytime at (973) 267-2885 (Collect).
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