MEC youth apparel with drawstrings

The youth apparel listed below and sold at MEC between January 2012 and August 2013 is subject to a Health Canada recall due to a safety hazard associated with the drawstrings. Similar-looking jackets sold before or after these dates are not affected.

If you purchased one of the jackets listed below and are uncertain exactly when you bought it, please contact our Service Centre at info@mec.ca or 1.888.847.0770. A member service representative can check your purchase history and confirm whether or not the jacket is subject to the recall.

Product name Product number
Girls’ Aquanator Jacket (Youths’) 5029-178
Freefall Jacket (Youths’) 5029-180
Watershed Jacket (Youths’) 5027-855
Aquanator Jacket (Youths’) 5024-092
Apres Ski Down Parka (Youths’) 5029-182
Boys’ Aquanator Jacket (Youths’) 5029-177
Neve Down Jacket (Youths’) 5029-183
Neve Down Vest (Youths’) 5029-184