January 11, 2006
CPSC, American Biophysics Corp. Announce Recall of Accessory Used to Clean Mosquito Magnet®
In cooperation with the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), American Biophysics Corp., of North Kingstown, R.I., is voluntarily recalling about 335,500 ΓÇ£LΓÇ¥-Shaped Quick-Clear Valve Adapters used with Mosquito Magnet Insect Traps. The maintenance accessory is an ΓÇ£LΓÇ¥-shaped, Quick-Clear Valve Adapter that can leak or break apart during use, possibly striking and injuring nearby persons or releasing pressurized carbon dioxide (CO2) that can freeze exposed skin.