Carlisle FoodService Melamine Mugs

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Carlisle Food Service Products is voluntarily recalling about 111,000 cups and mugs because they can break when holding hot liquids, according to the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC).

Product: Food service beverage cups and mugs

Made By:  Carlisle FoodService Products imported the mugs, which were sold through distributor outlets and online, including food service companies, broadliners and equipment supply distributors between January 2011 and January 2012 for between $4 and $10 each.

Why it’s being recalled: The cups and mugs can break when exposed to hot liquids, posing a burn hazard to consumers.

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.” 

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. 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.

View the full recall on the CSPC’s website here.

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