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Carlisle FoodService recalls melamine mugs due to burn hazard

WASHINGTON, D.C. - The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with Carlisle FoodService Products, today announced a voluntary recall of Food service beverage cups and mugs. Consumers should stop using recalled products immediately unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product.

Name of Product: Food service beverage cups and mugs

Units: About 111,000

Importer: Carlisle FoodService Products, of Oklahoma City, Okla.

Hazard: The cups and mugs can break when exposed to hot liquids, posing a burn hazard to consumers.

Incidents/Injuries: Carlisle has received three reports of cups and mugs breaking. No injuries were reported.

Description: The nine models of Carlisle cups and mugs were sold in a variety of sizes from 7 to 16 oz., and in the following colors: white, green, red, brown, black, ocean blue, sand, honey yellow, bone and sunset orange. They are approximately 2 to 3 inches tall and are made of melamine. The name "Carlisle OKC, OK" and model number are imprinted on the bottom, along with "Made in China" and "NSF." Some may also include the model name and size, ex. "Durus 7 oz cup." Cups and mugs included in this recall are:

Name | Size | Model Number

Sierrus(tm) Mug | 7.8 oz | Model # 33056

Durus(r) Challenge Cup | 7.8 oz | Model # 43056

Dallas Ware(r) Stacking Cup | 7 oz | Model # 43546

Dayton(tm) Stacking Cup | 7 oz | Model # 43870

Kingline(tm) Ovide Cup | 7 oz | Model # KL300

Kingline(tm) Stacking Cup | 7 oz | Model # KL111

Melamine Stackable Mug | 8 oz | Model # 4510

Cappuccino Mug | 12 oz | Model # 4812

Cappuccino Mug | 16 oz | Model # 4816

Sold at: Nationally through distributor outlets and online, including food service companies, broadliners and equipment supply distributors. The mugs were sold between January 2011 and January 2012 for between $4 and $10 each.

Manufactured in: China

Remedy: Consumers should stop using the mugs immediately and return them to Carlisle for credit toward a future purchase of Carlisle FoodService Products merchandise. Carlisle will provide instructions for free return shipping.

Consumer Contact: For additional information, contact Carlisle FoodService Products at (800) 217-8859 between 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, or visit the firm's website at www.carlislefsp.com/productsafety

To see this recall on CPSC's web site, including pictures of the recalled products, please go to: http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml12/12120.html

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