Pottery Barn Kids has issued a recall of its stainless steel water bottles, specifically the Avengers and Darth Vader themes with images of Thor, The Incredible Hulk and Iron Man. The water bottles are gray with a blue or black plastic top, a vacuum-valve stopper and are 5 ½ inches tall by 2 ¾ inches in diameter. SKU number 7939721 (Avengers) or 7939721 (Darth Vader) is printed on the price sticker affixed to the bottom of the bottle, along with one of the following date codes: 12/2013, 8/2014 or 12/2014.
A tracking label imprinted on the underside of the bottle contains the date code printed along with the words, “Pottery Barn Kids,” “LOT 1, BATCH 1” and “JINHUA, CHINA.” Hazard:
The gray paint on the metal portion of the water bottle can contain excessive levels of lead, violating the federal lead paint standard.Remedy:
Consumers should immediately take the recalled water bottles from children and return them to the nearest Pottery Barn Kids store or contact the firm’s toll-free number for free shipping information. Consumers will have the option of a full refund or replacement water bottle, plus a $20 Pottery Barn Kids gift card. Pottery Barn Kids toll-free at 844-421-8062 from 7 a.m. to midnight ET daily.For more information, check here:www.cpsc.govPhoto Credit: CPSC