Mike the Poolman

Pool Drain Cover Recall

On May 26, 2011 the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with
the firms named below, announced a voluntary recall of consumer products.

According to the Association of Pool & Spa Professionals this is a limited recall.
The majority of inground pools and spas are not affected by the recall.


-Recall Fact Sheet
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-Video: Why is there a recall?

 

 



 

 

 

 

 

 

The following manufacturers, in cooperation with The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), have announced a voluntary recall of the following consumer pool and spa drain covers. Read the CPSC press release here and click here to read the Notice to Associations. There are approximately 6.2 million residential and public inground pools and inground spas. This recall will affect less than 5 percent of these installations. For more facts about the recall, click here.

Consumers with one of these drain covers in their pool or spa, and builders, installers or service companies who have installed any of these drain covers should refer to the manufacturer website's below for recall information. The Drain Cover Recall Hotline, at (866) 478-3521, is open 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

 

Company
Model Information (websites)
Dates Sold
Remedy
A&A www.aamfg.com Dec. 2008 - Apr. 2011 Replacement or Retrofit
AquaStar www.aquastarpoolproducts.com Dec. 2008 - Apr.2011 Replacement or Retrofit
Color Match www.poolfittings.com Dec. 2008 - Apr. 2011 Replacement or Retrofit
Custom Molded Products www.c-m-p.com Dec. 2008 - Apr. 2011 Replacement or Retrofit
Hayward Pool Products www.hayward-pool.com Dec. 2008 - Apr. 2011 Replacement or Retrofit
Pentair Water Pool & Spa www.pentairpool.com June 2009 - Apr. 2011 Replacement or Retrofit
Rising Dragon www.risingdragonplastics.com Dec. 2008 - Apr. 2011 Replacement or Retrofit
Waterway www.waterwayplastics.com Dec. 2008 - Apr. 2011 Replacement or Retrofit

 

Several other manufacturers have recalled drain covers as well. For a complete list of the manufacturers, go to cpsc.gov.

 

 

 

Mike the Poolman

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or 484-7665

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