Smiggle recalls popular water bottles over choking hazard fears.
In a recall notice posted on the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission Website, the company says the Smiggle, Spritz Water Bottles in various colours have been recalled nationwide.
“If the drink bottle is full and dropped with force onto its spout, the plastic nozzle inside the spout may break on impact,” the notice reads.
What are the defects?
If the drink bottle is full and dropped with force onto its spout, the plastic nozzle inside the spout may break on impact.
What are the hazards?
There is a potential choking or ingestion hazard if the defect occurs.
What should consumers do?
Consumers should stop using the water bottle and return it to the place of purchase for a full refund.
Further information is available from Smiggle by calling 1800 612 236 (Mon-Fri 9am-5.30pm AEDT), emailing email@example.com or visiting www.smiggle.com
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