Garbage Disposals Recalled: Metal Piece Can Break Off, Injure User

Anaheim and Moen is recalling about 146,000 of its garbage disposals. 

The company says a metal piece inside the disposal can break off and possibly injure the person using it. 

Consumers should contact Anaheim Manufacturing to arrange for a free replacement disposal to be installed for free. 

The company has received 22 reports of the metal piece coming out of the disposal, including three reports of a broken piece hitting consumers. No injuries have been reported. 

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The disposals were sold at Best Buy, HD Supply, Menards, and plumbing supply stores nationwide from December 2015 through March 2017 for between $80 and $450, depending on the horsepower model. 

Consumer Contact: Anaheim Manufacturing at 800-628-0797 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at www.anaheimmfg.com and click on “Product Recalls” for more information. 

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