Mugshare Bamboo Fiber Cup Recall [Canada]

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Mugshare Bamboo Fiber Cup Recall [Canada]

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Canada/Ottawa: Mugshare, a Vancouver, British Columbia establishment, recalls an estimated 7,830 Mugshare Bamboo Fiber Cups from the Canadian marketplace due to possible cracking and structural failure with consequential risk of breakage, scalds, burns and property damage, all serious health and safety hazards.


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Additional information:
Health Canada/Santé Canada (“HCSC”) reports the following Bamboo Fiber Cups are subject to this recall:

  • Mugshare Bamboo Fiber Cups, composed of 60% bamboo fibre, 20% cornstarch and 20% melamine and sold with a model number of CJ5001 and having the following warning statements printed on them:

“Caution Contents Hot” written on the lid
“Do not microwave, Dishwasher safe” written on the base of Mug

Please consult the photograph above for details of the product’s design and retail presentation.

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

According to Health Canada, the recalled Cups may crack or break, posing a burn hazard to users.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession any of the recalled Bamboo Fiber Cups, please do not use them. Instead, kindly stop using the affected Cups and either return the Cups to any participating locations for a full refund or dispose of the product in your household trash.

If you have any further questions, comments or complaints about this recall, please contact the company by e-mail at

Please note: the Canada Consumer Product Safety Act prohibits recalled products from being redistributed, sold or even given away in Canada.

==> To see other recalls and notifications caused by suspected faulty and/or dangerous Bamboo Fiber Cups, please search for “cup” or more generically, “mug” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see all recalls and notifications relating to Burn or Scald hazards, please search for “burn” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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


More information about this recall:
HCSC ID number: RA-72033
Recalls Direct RIN: 12514-2020
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