CPSC Recall - Issued 5/13/2014

Misty Mate Recalls Hand-Held Personal Misters Due to Risk of Laceration; Sold Exclusively at Hibbet Sports

Manufacturer: Misty Mate Inc.
Product: Misty 2.5 High Pressure Personal Misters
Hazard: The mister can shatter during use, posing a risk of laceration to the consumer.
Injuries: Misty Mate has received two reports of incidents involving shattered personal misters, including a report of minor lacerations.
Description: This recall involves Misty Mate 2.5 ounce high pressure personal misters. The air misters are approximately 8 inches tall and are designed to spray a mist of water for personal cooling. They have a clear plastic cylinder to hold water, blue base and top and a nylon carrying strap attached to the top. The cylinder measures between 1.25- and 1.5-inches in diameter. A horizontal line with the word “fill” is printed on the cylinder.
Remedy: Refund
Sold At: Hibbet Sports stores nationwide from May 2013 through July 2013 for about $8.
Units: About 9,000
Consumer Contact: Misty Mate at (800) 233-6478 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. MT Monday through Friday, or online at www.mistymate.com and click “Press Releases” at the bottom of the page for more information.
Company Website: www.mistymate.com