BRITA recalls almost 243k children’s water bottles

BRITA recalled about 242,500 children’s water bottles because the lid can break into pieces with sharp points and cut someone.

The hard-sided water filter bottle for kids have popular cartoon characters on a hard-sided plastic bottle. Characters and bottle colors include Dora the Explorer, violet; Hello Kitty, pink; SpongeBob Square Pants, blue; and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, green.

The company has received 35 reports of lids breaking or cracking. No injuries have been reported. For more information, go to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission website.


 

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