September 17, 2003CPSC, Firm Announce Recall of Bottled
Water with Sport Caps
The U.S. Consumer
Product Safety Commission announces the following recall in voluntary
cooperation with the firm below. Consumers should stop using recalled
products immediately unless otherwise instructed.
Name of product: Bottled Water with Push-Pull Sports Cap in 8 oz., 8.5 oz.
and .33 liter bottle sizes.
Units: 3.2 million
Manufacturer: CCDA Waters LLC, of Atlanta, Ga.
Hazard: When pulled to open, the drinking spout on the sports cap can
unexpectedly come off, posing a choking hazard for young children.
Incidents/Injuries: There have been 10 complaints with no injuries reported.
Description: Bottled water with the affected push-pull sports caps was sold
under the brand names Dannon Fluoride to Go, Pure American, Enon Springs,
Alhambra Junior Sport Drinking Water and Sparkletts Junior Sport Drinking
Water. The bottled water was sold as singles and multi- packs in 8-oz.,
8.5-oz, and .33-liter sizes.
Sold at: The bottled water with this sports cap was sold at a variety of
retail outlets including gas stations, grocery, convenience, mass
merchandise and drug stores from March, 2002 through September, 2003, for
between $0.59 for a single bottle and $3.29 for multi-packs.
Manufactured in: United States
Remedy: Consumers should take the bottled water with the sports cap away
from children immediately and return it to the store where purchased for a
Consumer Contact: For more information, consumers can contact the CCDA Water
Consumer Line toll-free at (800) 322-4616 between 9 am and 5 pm Eastern
Time, Monday through Friday.
Media Contact: Ray Crockett at (404) 676-1070.