(Reuters) – Amazon.com Inc has recalled a few of its moveable chargers in the USA following stories of overheating and fireplace, the U.S. Shopper Product Security Fee (CPSC) mentioned on Tuesday.
The watchdog for security and high quality of shopper merchandise in the USA mentioned about 260,000 models of six sorts of energy banks – manufactured in China by Guoguang Electrical Co Ltd for Amazon’s ‘Fundamentals’ lineup – had been a part of the recall. (bit.ly/2p93va0)
Amazon has obtained 53 stories of those energy banks overheating, which embrace incidents of battery acid burns and property injury from fireplace.
The CPSC assertion added that Amazon is in touch with customers who’ve bought these things.
Amazon was not instantly obtainable for remark.
Reporting by Pushkala Aripaka in Bengaluru; Enhancing by Maju Samuel