Rec-Out Recalls Columbus Camping Chairs Due to Presence of Mold; Sold Exclusively at Big 5 Sporting Goods

Basin model Columbus folding camping chairs were found to contain a variety of molds that could cause respiratory or other infections.

Recall date: November 13, 2012
Recall number: 13-034
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  • Unfolded Columbus™ Camping Folding Chair

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    Unfolded Columbus™ Camping Folding Chair

  • Folded Columbus™ Camping Folding Chair

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    Folded Columbus™ Camping Folding Chair

Recall Summary

Name of product:

Folding Camping Chairs

Hazard:

Chairs were found to contain a variety of molds that could cause respiratory or other infections in individuals with chronic health problems or who have impaired immune systems.

Consumer Contact:

Rec-Out; toll-free at (888) 885-9129, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. ET Monday through Friday for more information. Consumers can also email the firm at customerservice@rec-out.com

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Recall Details

Units

About 227

Description

This recall involves Basin model Columbus™ folding camping chairs, identified with style # CC3009-N on a label attached to the side of the seat. They are blue, foam-padded, polyester chairs with a cushioned seat and back. The chairs have adjustable side straps and two additional straps used as handles to carry the chair when folded. "Columbus" appears on the outer side of the back of the seat, above a mesh pocket.

Incidents/Injuries

None reported.

Remedy

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled chairs and return them to any Big 5 Sporting Goods location for a full refund.

Sold exclusively at

Big 5 Sporting Goods stores from April 2012 through October 2012 for about $15.

Importer

Rec-Out LLC, of Atlanta, Ga.

Manufacturer

Beststar Tourist Products Co., Ltd., of China.

Manufactured in

China

  • Unfolded Columbus™ Camping Folding Chair

  • Folded Columbus™ Camping Folding Chair