Academy Sports + Outdoors Recalls Marinade Injectors Due to Ingestion Hazard
Name of Product:
Outdoor marinade injectors
The outdoor marinade injectors can have small metal shavings left inside during the manufacturing process. The metal shavings can be deposited into the marinade during use and ingested by consumers.
April 14, 2016
Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled marinade injectors and return them to any Academy Sports + Outdoors store for a full refund or a free replacement marinade injector.
Academy Sports + Outdoors has received one report of small metal shavings coming out of the product on first use. No injuries have been reported.
Academy Sports + Outdoors stores nationwide and online at www.academy.com from September 2015 through December 2015 for about $20.
Academy, Ltd. d/b/a Academy Sports + Outdoors, of Katy, Texas
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