There have been no reports of injury in Canada
BURLINGTON, ON, June 5, 2013 /CNW/ - Today, IKEA Canada has initiated a voluntary recall on the LYDA jumbo cup. While there have been no incidents reported in Canada, the cups can break when hot liquid is poured into them, creating a potential burn hazard.
At IKEA, the safety and security of everyone who comes into contact with our product is a top priority. IKEA asks that all customers who have a LYDA jumbo cup to immediately stop using the cup and return to it to an IKEA store for a full refund.
Name of product: LYDA jumbo cup
Units: 6,000 pieces in Canada
Hazard: The cups can break when hot liquid is poured into them, creating a potential burn hazard.
Incidents/Injuries: While there have been no incidents in Canada, IKEA has received twenty reports globally of the cup breaking in use.
Description: This recall involves the LYDA jumbo cup with model number 30203379. The cup is made of stoneware and has a rose design on it.
Sold exclusively at: IKEA globally from August 2012 through April 2013 for $4.99.
Manufactured in: Thailand
Remedy: Return to any IKEA store for a full refund.
Consumer Contact: For additional information, contact IKEA toll-free at (800) 661-9807 or visit www.IKEA.ca
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SOURCE: IKEA Canada
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