Photohumangear inc., of San Francisco, Calif., is recalling about 61,360 capCAP water bottle caps sold in the U.S. and Canada.

The capCAP can leak, dislodge or come off, posing a burn hazard to consumers when the bottles are used to hold hot liquids.

The company has received one report of liquid leaking. No injuries have been reported.

This recall involves humangear’s capCAP accessory bottle cap. The capCAPs were sold in green/gray, blue/gray, black/gray and black/black color combinations for standard wide-mouth stainless steel bottles and in black/gray for glass mason jars. humangear is stamped on the top of the capCAP.

Only caps with model numbers HG0501, HG0502, HG0505, HG0505-DSG and HG0515 printed above the UPC code on the package are included in the recall.

The recalled capCAP has a silicone seal, a rubber coating on the large cap, and a tab/slot feature on the strap This recall only includes the newer version of capCAPs sold between November 2016 and February 2017.

The bottle caps, manufactured in China, were sold at Dicks Sporting Goods, REI, SCHEELS and other sporting goods stores nationwide from November 2016, through February 2017, for between $7 and $8.

What to do

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled capCAP and contact humangear to receive a full refund.

Consumers may contact humangear at 800-604-1926 from 1 p.m. to 7 p.m. (ET) Monday through Friday, by email at capcap@humangear.com or online at www.humangear.com.

 

 


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