CocoaVia brand Beverage Frother Recall [US]

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US/Washington: 6280 - CocoaViaBeverageFrothersMars Symbioscience recalls approximately 5,000 CocoaVia brand Beverage Frothers due to choking hazard. CPSC:

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The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) reports this recall involves CocoaVia brand Beverage Frothers used to froth beverages, including coffee and milk.

Operationally, the spring on the end of the wand spins to froth the drink. The Frothers were distributed free at promotional events. The Frothers are brown with the brand, “CocoaVia” is printed on the side in white lettering and they measure about eight inches long. This recall only involves CocoaVia brand Frothers that are brown in color.

Please consult the photograph above for details of the product’s packaging, design and retail presentation. The spring on the end of the Frothers can detach from the metal wand, posing ingestion and choking hazards.

According to the CPSC, Mars Symbioscience has received two (2) reports of the spring on the end of the frothers detaching from the metal wand.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession any of the recalled CocoaVia brand Beverage Frothers, please do not use them. Instead, kindly return the product to the store where you purchased it for a full refund.

If you have any questions about this recall notification, please contact Mars Symbioscience at 1-877-842-0802 from 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM, Eastern Standard Time, Monday to Friday. Alternatively, you can visit the company’s Web site and click on the “Safety Recall Notice” link at the bottom of the page for more information.

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CPSC recall number: 16-046
Recalls Direct RIN: 6280-2015
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