Presence of Metal Shavings Prompts Marinade Injector Recall

Presence of Metal Shavings Prompts Marinade Injector Recall
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April 14, 2016

Academy Sports + Outdoors has issued a recall for a cooking item due to a manufacturing error.

The company is voluntarily recalling its Outdoor Gourmet marinade injectors. The injectors may have small metal shavings left inside during the manufacturing process. The metal shavings can be deposited into the marinade during use and ingested by consumers.

The recalled product is six inches in length and includes three metal rings at the top. Outdoor Gourmet, 6 inch stainless steel injector, style number BGOG0047, UPC 400216227091 and one of the following date codes are printed on the product packaging: 06/15-2549000, 06/15-2549319, or 06/15-2549203.

The items were sold at Academy Sports + Outdoors stores nationwide and online from September 2015 through December 2015 for about $20.

The company has received one report of small metal shavings coming out of the product on first use. No injuries have been reported.

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled marinade injectors and return them to any Academy Sports + Outdoors store for a full refund or a replacement marinade injector.

Customers with questions about this recall can contact Academy Sports + Outdoors by phone at (888) 922-2336 or by email at customerservice@academy.com.