Misty Mate Recalls Hand-Held Personal Misters Due to Risk of Laceration; Sold Exclusively at Hibbet Sports

The 2.5 ounce high-pressure personal air mister can shatter during use.

Consumers should stop using this product unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product.

Recall date: May 13, 2014
Recall number: 14-175
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    Misty Mate 2.5 ounce high pressure personal mister

Recall Summary

Name of product:

Misty 2.5 High Pressure Personal Misters

Hazard:

The mister can shatter during use, posing a risk of laceration to the consumer.

Consumer Contact:

Misty Mate at (800) 233-6478 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. MT Monday through Friday, or online at www.mistymate.com and click “Press Releases” at the bottom of the page for more information.

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Recall Details

Units

About 9,000

Description

This recall involves Misty Mate 2.5 ounce high pressure personal misters. The air misters are approximately 8 inches tall and are designed to spray a mist of water for personal cooling. They have a clear plastic cylinder to hold water, blue base and top and a nylon carrying strap attached to the top. The cylinder measures between 1.25- and 1.5-inches in diameter. A horizontal line with the word “fill” is printed on the cylinder.

Incidents/Injuries

Misty Mate has received two reports of incidents involving shattered personal misters, including a report of minor lacerations.

Remedy

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled personal mister and return it to Misty Mate for a refund.

Sold exclusively at

Hibbet Sports stores nationwide from May 2013 through July 2013 for about $8.

Manufacturer

Misty Mate Inc., of Tempe, Ariz.

Manufactured in

China

  • Misty Mate 2.5 ounce high pressure personal mister