CPSC: Illy 8.8-ounce Whole Bean Coffee Cans
On 2018-05-10, the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) published a cpsc regarding Illy 8.8-ounce Whole Bean Coffee Cans due to a potential Injury hazard. This product sold new beginning in November 2017 for about $15.
About 70,000 units are involved in this whole bean coffee cans recall. Learn more and find out what to do if you own this product below.
This was the 1st recall of products in the Single Serve Coffee (Packaging Only) category in 2018.
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What is the problem?
The coffee bean can lid can detach suddenly with force upon opening when missing an air valve on the bottom, posing an injury hazard.
How can I tell if I own this product?
This recall involves only Whole Bean 250 gram/8.8 ounce cans of illy coffee in medium, dark roast and decaf with no air valve on the bottom of the canister with a best by date of 10/2019, 11/2019, or 12/2019 printed on the bottom of the can. The silver, cylinder-shaped coffee cans have the "illy" logo printed on the front with a red, black or green-colored accent line across the top and bottom of the can.
|Coffee can size||Coffee type||Best by date||Can Accent Color|
|250 gram / 8.8 oz. can||Whole Bean Medium Roast||10/2019, 11/2019, or 12/2019||Red|
|250 gram / 8.8 oz. can||Whole Bean Dark Roast||10/2019 or 11/2019||Black|
|250 gram / 8.8 oz. can||Whole Bean Decaf||10/2019||Green|
These items were sold new+ at Bed Bath & Beyond, Kroger, Shoprite, Sur La Table, Target, Whole Foods, Williams Sonoma, and other stores nationwide and online at Amazon.com and Jet.com from November 2017 through May 2018 for about $15.
What should I do if I own this recalled product?
First, stop using the item.
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The CPSC provides the following remedy information:
Consumers should not open or use a recalled coffee can and contact illy for a free replacement product.
illy toll-free at 855-282-4682 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, email at firstname.lastname@example.org or online at www.illy.com/caninfo for more information
Incidents & Injuries Reported as of Recall Date
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