Nestlé Waters North America Recalls AccuPure Water Dispensers Due to Fire ...



This recall involves Nestlé Waters AccuPure floor standing filtration dispenser with model number HB215-3G (black) and model number HW215-3G (white). They measure 44.6 inches tall by 12.5 inches wide. The units connect to the customer location’s plumbing system, draw and filter water from the local system, and then dispense the filtered water through the unit. The upper front panels of the units have an “AccuPure” logo and an illuminated clock display. The model number can be found on a white sticker on the back of the dispenser.
Product:
AccuPure floor standing filtration dispensersAbout 12, 300
Retailer:
These units were sold and rented to businesses nationwide from April 2011 through April 2017 as part of individual service contracts with Nestlé Waters. A limited number of units were purchased by these consumers for between $700 and $900, depending on the filtration system used. Nestlé Waters does not sell or provide these units at retail.
Distributor:
Nestlé Waters North America Inc., of Stamford, Conn.
Recall Date:    Jul 28, 2017
Injury:
Nestlé Waters has received 15 reports of overheating, including seven reports of units emitting smoke or catching fire. No injuries have been reported.
Mfg:
Water Solutions (Hong Kong) Limited of Hong Kong.
Mfg Country:
China
Importer:
Nestlé Waters North America Inc., of Stamford, Conn. or MTN Products Inc., of La Verne, Calif.
Recall ID:    8106
Last Published:    Jul 28, 2017
Official Site:    Link

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Emert Number:    17760
Emert Status:    Announced