Munchkin Waterpede Children’s Bath Toy Recall [US]


US FlagUS/Washington: Waterpede branded Children's Bath Toy Recall [US]Munchkin Inc., a Van Nuys, California establishment, recalls an estimated 72,000 Waterpede Children’s Bath Toys due to suspected breakage, component detachment, plastic fragment release and consequential risk of choking, ingestion and GI tract laceration damage, all serious health hazards.

CPSC: http://ht.ly/qZsx30jWcwz

Direct link: https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2018/Munchkin-Recalls-Waterpede-Bath-Toys-Due-to-Choking-Hazard

Additional information:
The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) reports this recall involves certain Munchkin’s branded Waterpede Bath Toys.

  • The one-piece multi-colored Centipede-shaped toy allows water to be scooped from the top, and flows through the chambers of bottom. The Bath Toy is 100% plastic and is for children six months and up.

Please consult the photograph above for details of the product’s packaging, design and retail presentation. One (1) additional image of the recalled Bath Toys can be found on the Web site listed above.

==> No barcodes, UPCs, item numbers or other identification numbers were listed with this recall notification.

According to the CPSC, the recalled Bath Toys can break apart, exposing small parts. If this defect occurs, it poses a choking hazard to young children. The firm has received one (1) report of the Toy breaking apart and exposing small beads. No injuries have been reported.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession any of the recalled Bath Toys, please do not use them nor allow your child to play and/or bathe with them. Instead, kindly contact Munchkin for a free replacement Bath Toy of comparable value.

If you have any questions about this recall notification, please contact Munchkin toll-free at 1-877-242-3134 from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM, Pacific Standard Time, Monday to Friday. Alternatively, you can visit the company’s Web site at http://www.munchkin.com, click on the “Help” link located at the bottom of the page and then on “Recalls” for more information.

==> To see other recalls and notifications caused by suspected faulty and/or dangerous Bath Toys, please search for “toy” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Choking hazards, please search for “choking” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Ingestion hazards, please search for “ingestion” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating products made, marketed and/or sold by Munchkin Inc., please search for “Munchkin” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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More information about this recall:
CPSC recall number: 18-153
Recalls Direct RIN: 10153-2018
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