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 websites 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)
|A&A||www.aamfg.com||Dec. 2008- Apr. 2011||Replacement or Retrofit|
|AquaStar||www.aquastarpoolproducts.com/draincoverrecall||Dec. 2008- Apr. 2011||Replacement or Retrofit|
|Color Match||www.poolfittings.com/drain_cover_recall.htm||Dec. 2008- Apr. 2011||Replacement or Retrofit|
|Custom Molded Products||www.c-m-p.com/DrainCoverRecall.htm||Dec. 2008- Apr. 2011||Replacement or Retrofit|
|Hayward||www.hayward-pool.com/draincoverrecall||Dec. 2008- Apr. 2011||Replacement|
|Pentair||www.pentairpool.com/draincoverrecall||June 2009- Apr. 2011||Replacement or Retrofit|
|Rising Dragon||www.risingdragonplastics.com/en/draincoverrecall.html||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
Pool Service & Repair in Folsom, CA since 1995