5.7 million kids water bottles sold at Target, Walmart recalled for choking hazard


Recalled Water Bottles

Contigo kids cleanable water bottles are being taken off the shelves of prominent grocery stores such as Walmart, Target and Costco for posing a choking threat.

The Consumer Product Safety Commission says the Contigo bottles clear silicone spout can detach, rendering it a possible choking hazard.

According to Contigo, the recalled bottles were sold from April 2018 through June 2019.

The bottles come in three sizes, 13-ounce, 14-ounce and 20-ounce, and included multiple colors, materials and graphics.

Contigo reported the bottles were sold individually, as well as in two packs and three packs.

There are around 5.7 million bottles included in the recall. So far, Contigo has received 149 reports of the spout detaching, and 18 of those reports said the spouts were found in children’s mouths.

For more information or to report an issue to Contigo, call 888-262-0622