The clear silicone spout can detach, posing a choking hazard
August 29, 2019
Contigo USA of Chicago, Ill., is recalling about 5.9 million Contigo Kids’ Cleanable Water Bottles sold in the U.S., Canada and Mexico.
The water bottles clear silicone spout can detach, posing a choking hazard to children.
The firm has received 149 reports of the spout detaching including 18 spouts found in childrens mouths.
This recall involves Contigo Kids’ Cleanable water bottles.
The base and cover of the clear silicon spout will always be BLACK. Only black color spout base and spout cover models are included in this recall.
Contigo is printed on the rim and along the front near the bottom of the bottle. The water bottles come in three sizes (13 ounce, 14 ounce and 20 ounce) and four bottle colors (solid color, graphics, stainless steel and stainless steel solid colors).
The water bottles were sold individually as well as in two-packs and three-packs.
The water bottles were sold at Costco, Walmart, Target and other stores nationwide and online on various websites from April 2018, through June 2019, for between $9 and $24.
What to do
Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled water bottles, take them away from children and contact Contigo for inspection instructions and a free replacement lid.
Consumers may contact Contigo toll-free at (888) 262-0622 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. (ET) Monday through Friday, or online at www.gocontigo.com/recall or www.gocontigo.com and click on Important Recall Information at the bottom of the page for more information.