Cut Price Imports—Hot Water Bottles

Identifying features

1) PER5045 BARCODE 9328195041532
2) PER5046 BARCODE 9328195002625
3) PER5048 BARCODE 9328195002649
4) PER5049 BARCODE 9328195002656
5) PER5050 BARCODE 9328195033568
6) PER5051 BARCODE 9328195033575
7) PER5052 BARCODE 9328195033582
8) PER5053 BARCODE 9328195041549
9) PER5054 BARCODE 9328195041556

What are the defects?

The 2000ml hot water bottle has been identified as having insufficient seam strength, not being the required thickness and the filling aperture (opening) not being the required size.
The 700 ml hot water bottle with various animal shaped covers has been identified as not being the required thickness.

What are the hazards?

Possible scalding and serious burns

What should consumers do?

Return product to place of purchase for a full refund

Traders who sold this product

Numerous retail outlets

Where the product was sold
Dates available for sale
  • 2 March 2007 - 31 August 2009

Responsible regulator

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is the responsible regulator for this recall.

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission
Product category