Williams-Sonoma in cooperation with the U.S Consumer Product Safety Commission
voluntarily announced a mass recall of Beaba Express Steam Bottle Warmers. Approximately 12,000 bottle warmers are included in the recall due to the warmers potential to overheat liquids and baby food and thus posing a burn hazard to adults and babies. This recall involves the Beaba Express Steam Bottle Warmer that uses steam to heat baby bottles or baby food. The description of the bottle warmer is green with an orange temperature dial. "Beaba" is printed on the base and recall effects the model number 9602, which is printed on the underside of the warmer.
The CPSC is currently investigating 10 reports of the bottle warmer overheating, including one report of an adult who received a severe burn from touching a hot bottle. The bottle warmers were manufactured in China and were sold at stores nationwide, online and through the catalogs from June 2010 through July 2010 for $65.
Williams-Sonoma is urging anyone who owns this bottle warmer to stop using it immediately and to return it for a full refund. The store is giving consumers who return the bottle warmer a $25 Williams-Sonoma merchandise card. For additional information, contact Williams-Sonoma at (877) 548-0850 or on their website