Recall: Bath Petals Soy Candles
On 2012-07-05, the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) published a recall regarding Bath Petals Soy Candles due to a potential fire and laceration hazard. This product sold new beginning in February 2012 for about $10.
About 2,000 units are involved in this Bath Petals soy candle recall. Learn more and find out what to do if you own this product below.
This was the 4th recall of products in the Candles, Holders, Firepots & Oil Lamps category in 2012.
Since 2005, there have been approximately 80 similar recalls,
involving about 11 million product units.
Company Contact Information:
Phone: (855) 772-7258
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What is the problem?
The candle can burn with a high flame, causing excessive heat. This poses a fire hazard. The heat and flame can cause the glass candle holder to shatter. This poses a laceration hazard.
How can I tell if I own this product?
The candles are 7.5 oz. soy candles sold in four colors and scents: Australian Eucalyptus, California Rose Garden, French Alpine and Thai Lemongrass Ginger. "Bath petals" and the scent name are printed on the glass candle holder. The following UPC codes are on the bottom of the box: 6-10696-55269-3, 7-97734-03754-8, 7-97734-03755-5 and 7-97734-03758-6
This product was also sold in Canada. Health Canada's press release is available at http://cpsr-rspc.hc-sc.gc.ca/PR-RP/recall-retrait-eng.jsp?re_id=1636
These items were sold new+ at TJ Maxx and Marshalls in the U.S. from February 2012 through April 2012 and at Homesense, Winners and Marshalls in Canada in April 2012 for about $10.
What should I do if I own this recalled product?
First, stop using the item.
Then, add the item to a free, private Items I Own account. This will enable you to easily access the CPSC and recalling company's remedy instructions as well as track your progress toward getting the item returned or fixed. Click "I Own THIS Item" to continue.
The CPSC provides the following remedy information:
Consumers should stop using these candles immediately and contact Bath Petals for a full refund.
For additional information, contact Bath Petals toll-free at (855)772-7258 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. PT Monday through Friday or visit the firm's website at www.bathpetals.com
Incidents & Injuries Reported as of Recall Date
The firm has received one report of a candle burning with a high flame and shattering the glass holder. No injuries or property damage were reported.
+WeMakeItSafer cautions consumers that recalled items may have been acquired at different locations, prices and times than specified in the CPSC recall announcement. This is especially true for items purchased in online marketplaces, resale shops or yard sales. More information may be available at CPSC.gov.
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