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K-State Today

September 3, 2013

Consumer Product Safety Commission recalls products

Submitted by Steve Galitzer

News from the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, or CPSC. Recalls from the weeks ending Aug. 31.

* Baby Jogger recalls car seat adaptors for strollers due to fall hazard. Baby Jogger has received 47 reports of the car seat adaptor supports bars failing and car seats falling to the floor. Photos available at http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2013/Baby-Jogger-Recalls-Car-Seat-Adaptors-for-Strollers/.

* Vitamix Recalls 64-ounce low profile blender container due to laceration hazard. The blade can break, creating a laceration hazard to consumers. Photos available at http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2013/Vitamix-Recalls-64-Ounce-Low-Profile-Blender-Container/.

* Build-A-Bear Recalls Sulley character stuffed animal toy due to choking hazard. The stuffed animal's eyes can detach, posing a choking hazard to young children. Photos available at http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2013/Build-A-Bear-Recalls-Stuffed-Animal-Toy/.

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