Collapsible blue plastic drink bottles, consisting of a plastic bladder-like vessel to which a pop-top drinking lid is attached. The drink bottles bear a “Maroondah City Council” logo.
What are the defects?
If sufficient force is applied, the pop-top may become detached from the drink bottle.
What are the hazards?
If the pop-top becomes detached from the drink bottle it may pose a choking hazard to children.
What should consumers do?
Consumers should stop using the bottle, remove the pop-top from the bottle and dispose of both the pop-top and the drink bottle separately in the rubbish (the top may be recycled).
Traders who sold this product
The bottles which were marked “Maroondah City Council” were distributed, free of charge, at the Maroondah Festival, a community event held in Croydon, Victoria on 11 November 2012.
Where the product was sold