BRITA recalls 242,500 children’s hard-sided water filter bottles because the lids can break into sharp points creating an injury hazard to kids. The recalled water bottles contain four popular children’s cartoon characters, including Dora the Explorer®, Hello Kitty®, SpongeBob Square Pants®, and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles®.
Consumers can locate the model numbers and UPC codes on the plastic wrap on the bottle when it was purchased. The following UPC codes are:
- Violet Dora the Explorer® Water Bottle – 60258-35883
- Pink Hello Kitty® Water Bottle – 60258-35914
- Blue SpongeBob Square Pants® Water Bottle – 60258-35880
- Green Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle® Water Bottle – 60258-35882
Consumers can contact BRITA at (800) 926-2065 for information on how to receive a shipping package to return the recalled bottles for a full refund.