Rec-Out Recalls Columbus Camping Chairs Due to Presence of Mold; Sold Exclusively at Big 5 Sporting Goods

    Rec-Out Recalls Columbus Camping Chairs Due to Presence of Mold; Sold
                     Exclusively at Big 5 Sporting Goods

PR Newswire

WASHINGTON, Nov. 13, 2012

WASHINGTON, Nov. 13, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --Consumers should stop
using this product, which is being recalled voluntarily, unless otherwise
instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer
product.

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Recall Summary
Name of product: Folding Camping Chairs
Hazard: Chairs were found to contain a variety of molds that could cause
respiratory or other infections in individuals with chronic health problems or
who have impaired immune systems.
Remedy: Refund
Consumer Contact: Rec-Out; toll-free at (888) 885-9129, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
ET Monday through Friday for more information. Consumers can also email the
firm at customerservice@rec-out.com.

Recall Details
Units: About 227
Description: This recall involves Basin model Columbus^™  folding camping
chairs, identified with style # CC3009-N on a label attached to the side of
the seat. They are blue, foam-padded, polyester chairs with a cushioned seat
and back. The chairs have adjustable side straps and two additional straps
used as handles to carry the chair when folded. "Columbus" appears on the
outer side of the back of the seat, above a mesh pocket.
Incidents/Injuries: None reported.
Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled chairs and return
them to any Big 5 Sporting Goods location for a full refund.
Sold exclusively at: Big 5 Sporting Goods stores from April 2012 through
October 2012 for about $15.
Importer: Rec-Out LLC, of Atlanta, Ga.
Manufacturer: Beststar Tourist Products Co., Ltd., of China.
Manufactured in: China

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The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) is still interested in
receiving incident or injury reports that are either directly related to this
product recall or involve a different hazard with the same product. Please
tell us about your experience with the product on SaferProducts.gov.

CONTACTS:
Firm's Recall Hotline: (888) 584-3648
CPSC Recall Hotline: (800) 638-2772
CPSC Media Contact: (301) 504-7908



SOURCE U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission

Website: http://www.cpsc.gov