Consumer product recall

Lovevery Drinking Cup with handle in “The Inspector” Play Kits recalled due to potential choking hazard

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Summary

Product
Lovevery Drinking Cup with handle in “The Inspector” Play Kits
Issue
Consumer products - Choking hazard
What to do

Immediately take the recalled drinking cups away from children, stop using them and contact Lovevery Inc. for a free replacement drinking cup.

Affected products

This recall involves a stainless steel drinking cup included in Lovevery’s “The Inspector” Play Kit for children aged seven to eight months. The drinking cup has a handle and measures 2.25 inches (approximately 5.7 centimetres) tall. There are three versions of the stainless steel drinking cup that were manufactured with handles.

Only stainless steel drinking cups with handles are included in this recall.

Issue

The handle can detach from the stainless steel drinking cup, posing a choking hazard to young children.

As of February 14, 2022, the company has received 17 reports in Canada and 70 reports in the United States of the drinking cup handle becoming partially or completely detached, including two incidents where a child had the drinking cup handle in their mouth. No injuries or reports of choking have been reported.

What you should do

Consumers should immediately take the recalled drinking cups away from children, stop using them, and contact Lovevery for a free replacement cup.

Consumers will receive a free replacement cup after registering on the firm’s website, uploading a photo of their defaced cup with “X Recalled X” written inside of the cup with a permanent marker and affirming to the firm that the cup will be recycled according to local guidelines, or disposed of in the trash.

For more information, consumers can contact Lovevery Inc by telephone toll-free at 1-877-367-3175 from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. EST Monday through Friday, by email or visit the company’s recall website.

Joint recall with Health Canada, the United States Consumer Product Safety Commission (US CPSC) and Lovevery Inc.

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

Health Canada would like to remind Canadians to report any health or safety incidents related to the use of this product or any other consumer product or cosmetic by filling out the Consumer Product Incident Report Form.

This recall is also posted on the OECD Global Portal on Product Recalls website. You can visit this site for more information on other international consumer product recalls.

Additional information

Background

Number Sold

The company reported that 10,990 units of the affected product were sold in Canada and 169,000 were sold in the United States.

Time Period Sold

The affected products were sold from May 2018 to July 2021.

Place of Origin

Manufactured in China

Details
Original published date: 2022-02-17
Alert / recall type
Consumer product recall
Category
Consumer product - Toys and games
Companies

Importer

Lovevery Inc.

Boise

Idaho

UNITED STATES

Published by
Health Canada
Audience
General public
Identification number
RA-63931