September 11, 2019

Applies to: Child-Placing Agencies, General Residential Operations, Licensed Child Care Centers, Before or After-School Programs, School-Age Programs, Licensed Child Care Homes, Registered Child Care Homes, Listed Family Homes

Contigo Recalls 5.7 Million Kids Water Bottles Due to Choking Hazard

Contigo Recalls 5.7 Million Kids Water Bottles Due to Choking Hazard: Recall Date: August 27, 2019

Recall Date: August 27, 2019

CPSC Recall Number: 19-186

Recall Summary

Name of product: 

Contigo Kids Cleanable Water Bottles

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled water bottles, take them away from children and contact Contigo for inspection instructions and a free replacement lid.

Additional pictures are available here:

https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2019/Contigo-Recalls-57-Million-Kids-Water-Bottles-Due-to-Choking-Hazard

As a reminder, all child care centers and homes, are responsible for reviewing the United States Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) recall list. You may view all current and past recalls through the CPSC’s Internet website at: www.cpsc.gov. You must ensure that there are no unsafe children’s products in your operation.

You must certify annually in writing using a form provided by CCL that you have reviewed each of the recall notices issued by the CPSC and that there are no unsafe products in the center except products specified in subsection (a) of this section. The form must be kept on file and available for review upon request by Licensing staff, parents, and employees during hours of operation.

The form 2885 needed to document your review of recall notices, may be found with this link: https://hhs.texas.gov/sites/default/files/documents/laws-regulations/forms/2885/2885.pdf

Please use Internet Explorer to download forms from the HHSC website.

If you have additional questions, please reach out to CCL at MSC@hhsc.state.tx.us