Playskool Sippy Cups
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.
Name of Product: Playskool Toddler "NoSpill" Sippy Cups
Units: About 84,000
Importer: CVS/pharmacy, of Woonsocket, R.I.
Hazard: Young children can chew through the plastic spout of the sippy
cup, which can pose a choking hazard.
Incidents/Injuries: The firm has received 36 reports of toddlers chewing
through the plastic spout of the sippy cup, resulting in one choking
incident and three near-choking incidents. No injuries have been
Description: This recall involves the Playskool Toddler "NoSpill" Sippy
Cup. The 8-ounce cup is clear plastic with red trim, red and yellow
handles, and a yellow tip; blue trim, blue and green handles and a green
tip; or purple trim, purple and aqua handles, and an aqua tip. The
serial number of the recalled cups is 382814, which appears on the back
of the packaging.
Sold by: CVS stores nationwide from September 2006 through April 2007
for about $5.
Manufactured in: China
Remedy: Consumers should stop their children from using the cup
immediately and return it to any CVS store for a refund, or throw the
product away and bring a proof of purchase of the product to any CVS
store for a refund.
Consumer Contact: For additional information, contact CVS/pharmacy
toll-free at (866) 434-0098 between 8:30 a.m. and 10:00 p.m. ET Monday
through Friday, visit CVS/pharmacy's Web site, or e-mail
the company at firstname.lastname@example.org
To see a picture of the recalled product(s) visit the CPSC's web site.
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