Teavana Recalls Glass Pitchers Due to Laceration and Burn Hazards

Jul 22, 2015, 15:14 ET from U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission

WASHINGTON, July 22, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2015/Teavana-Recalls-Glass-Pitchers/

Recall Summary

Name of Product: Tristan glass pitchers

Hazard: The glass pitchers can break or leak, posing laceration and/or burn hazards to consumers if filled with hot tea.

Remedy: Refund, Replace
Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled glass pitchers and return them to a Teavana store location (except for two stores: Columbia Mall, Columbia, Maryland, and Dallas-Fort Worth Airport, Texas) or contact Teavana for a free replacement 66 oz. infusion tea pitcher plus a $25 Teavana gift card or for a Teavana gift card for the purchase price plus tax.

Consumer Contact: Teavana toll free at (888) 665-0463 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at www.Teavana.com and click on "Tristan Glass Pitcher Recall" for more information.

Recall Details

Units: About 52,400 (in addition, 4,400 were sold in Canada)

Description: This recall involves 64 oz. Tristan glass pitchers for hot or cold tea. They have a glass handle, stainless steel infuser and a lid and base that are made of flexible black silicone. The pitchers measure about 12 inches tall and 4 inches in diameter.  The Teavana logo is printed on the bottom. Style #30593000064 and SKU#11034874 are printed on the pitchers' box.

Incidents/Injuries: Teavana has received 50 reports of the glass pitchers breaking or leaking, including three reports of lacerations and two minor burns.

Sold exclusively at: Teavana stores nationwide and online at www.Teavana.com from May 2012 through June 2015 for about $50.

Importer: Teavana Corp., of Seattle, Wash.

Manufactured in: China

Recall Number: 15-191

Note: Health Canada's press release is available at http://healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/hc-sc/2015/54300r-eng.php 

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