Carbonation Product Recalled for Explosion Hazard

iSi North America has recalled the Twist'n Sparkle Beverage Carbonation System, CPSC and the company announced.

iSi North America Inc, of Fairfield N.J. has voluntarily recalled about 162,700 of its Twist'n Sparkle Home Beverage Carbonation System plastic bottles, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission announced, saying they can explode under pressure and eject plastic parts that can cause injuries.

The firm has learned of nine incidents, including three where consumers suffered cuts. The bottles are part of the iSi Twist'n Sparkle Beverage Carbonation System and were sold in the Starter Set model number 1005 with one reusable bottle and the Bottle Set model number 1006 with two reusable bottles. Model numbers are printed on the bottom of the box. The recalled plastic bottles are available in one size and two colors of caps/bottoms, white or gray.

CPSC said they were made in Austria and Hungary and were sold at Williams-Sonoma, QVC, and other national retailers and websites from June 2010 to March 2012 for about $50 for the Starter Set and $30 for the Bottle Set.

For additional information, contact iSi at 800-645-3595 or visit the firm's recall website at www.twistnsparkle.com.

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