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Old 07-16-03, 01:02 PM
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Exclamation Consumer Product Recalls & CPSC Home Web Site

FYI:

Product Recalls:

Mattel Corp Product Recalls:

http://www.service.mattel.com/us/recall.asp

Consumer Product Recalls, July Report:

http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prerel.html
 

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Old 06-06-04, 03:21 PM
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U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission Recalls

U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission: (CPSC)

Recall Notices:

Stihl Chainsaw recall:
http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml03/03037.html

Toro Riding Mower Recall:
http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml03/03548.html

U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission Home Pages:

http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prerel.html

CPSC's web site at http://www.cpsc.gov/talk.html.

U.S. Product Recall Page:
http://www.recalls.gov/

To report a dangerous product or a product-related injury, call CPSC's hotline at (800) 638-2772 or CPSC's teletypewriter at (800) 638-8270

To join a CPSC email subscription list:
http://www.cpsc.gov/cpsclist.asp.

Consumers can obtain release and recall information at CPSC's Web site at http://www.cpsc.gov.

Consumer Reports:
http://www.consumerreports.org/cro/c...alls/index.htm

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Exclamation CPSC Recall of Propane Heaters

Name of product:
Timber Creek Propane Heaters

Units Sold: About 40,400

Manufacturer:
Academy Sports and Outdoors, of Katy, Texas

Hazard: The heaters can emit high levels of carbon monoxide (CO),
posing a risk of CO poisoning to consumers if used indoors.

Incidents/Injuries: No injuries have been reported. This recall is
being conducted to prevent the possibility of injuries.

Description: The heaters have a 6 inch heat reflector and operate with
a disposable 16.4-ounce or 14.1-ounce propane tank, sold separately.
The product has a chrome neck, a black "on/off" switch, and a black
plastic base that houses the propane cylinder.

Sold at: "Academy Sports and Outdoors" stores exclusively sold the heaters
in Alabama, Florida, Louisiana, Mississippi, Oklahoma, Tennessee and Texas
from Sept. 2001 through May 2003 for about $20.

Manufactured in:
China

Remedy:
Return the heaters to any Academy Store for a refund.

Consumer Contact:
Academy stores at (800) 577-8684 between 8:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. CT Monday through Friday.

Visit the firm's Web site at http://www.academy.com

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