Homeland Security and Emergency Services

Safety Alert

IKEA Recalls LYDA Jumbo Coffee/Tea Cups Due to Burn Hazard

WASHINGTON, D.C. - The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with the firm named below, today announced a voluntary recall of the following consumer product. Consumers should stop using recalled products immediately unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product.

Name of product: LYDA jumbo cups

Hazard: The cups can break when hot liquid is poured into them, posing a burn hazard.

Remedy: Refund

Consumer Contact: IKEA, toll-free at (888) 966-4532 anytime or online at www.ikea-usa.com and click on the recall link on the home page.

Units: 11,000 in the United States (220,000 worldwide)

Description: This recall involves IKEA's LYDA jumbo coffee/tea cups. The 20-ounce cups are four inches tall and are white with a pink rose and green leaves. Printed on the bottom of the cup is the following information: Model number 302.033.7; Supplier number 10866; the IKEA logo; the words "IKEA of Sweden Design and Quality," and "Made in Thailand."

Incidents/Injuries: No incidents of injuries have been reported in the United States. There have been 20 incidents reported worldwide, including 10 scalding injuries.

Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled LYDA jumbo cups and return them to any IKEA store for a full refund.

Sold exclusively at: IKEA stores nationwide and on the firm's website at www.ikea-usa.com from August 2012 through April 2013 for about $5.

Importer: IKEA North America Services LLC, of Conshohocken, Pa.

Manufactured in: Thailand