|By PR Newswire||
|August 12, 2014 10:00 AM EDT||
WASHINGTON, Aug. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Consumers should stop using this product unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product.
Name of Product: DD Brand Tin Candles
Hazard: The candle's high flame can ignite the surface of the wax and the polymer coating on the tin-plated container, posing a fire hazard.
Consumer Contact: CoScentrix toll-free at (888) 298-2722 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. PT Monday through Friday or online at www.coscentrix.com and click on "Product Recall Info" at the bottom of the page.
To see photos of the recalled products, go to http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2014/CoScentrix-Recalls-Candles-In-Metal-Tins/
Units: About 126,000
Description: This recall involves 4-ounce DD branded candles sold in a round metal tin with a metal lid. The single wick candles are 2.75 inches wide by 2 inches high and were sold in 35 fragrances and colors of wax. A "DD" logo is embossed atop the metal lid. The candle fragrance is printed on a label affixed to the outside of the tin. A label on the underside of the tin is marked "$5.99" and has the SKU and batch number. Candles included in the recall have the following SKU numbers:
#195156 – Smoke Away
#517060 – Spiced Raisin Cake
#517417 – Frosted Forest
#518886 – Holly Berry
#524058 – Spicy Currant
#526970 – Sugar Plum
#534628 – Celebration
#540559 – Winter Blossom
#546333 – Vanilla Toddy
#763979 – Autumn Moonlight
#764126 – Fern Leaf
#764720 – Sea Spa
#765891 – Eucalyptus Verbena
#766188 – French Berries
#767434 – Italian Linen
#779405 – Lavender & Sage
#782136 – Clementine & Mango
#783910 – Spiced Amber
#785444 – Grapefruit & Cinnamon
#787473 – Pink Pepper
#792978 – Beach Get-A-Way
#798389 – Southern Magnolia
#798546 – Spring Bouquet
#804492 – Lemonseed & Parsley
#804526 – Cinnamon Embers
#807990 – Tuscan Harvest
#808006 – Vanilla Orchid
#808048 – Vintage Luxe
#819417 – Mulberry Apple
#826776 – Bamboo Jasmine
#832436 – Aged Driftwood
#835348 – Parisian Garden
#835702 – Summer Sunshine
#840579 – Roasted Pear
#841080 – Cashmere Petals
The batch numbers included are: 14070, 14071, 14072, 14073, 14076, 14077, 14078, 14132, 14134, 14135, 14139, 14140, 14155, 14156, 14157 and 14178.
Incidents/Injuries: CoScentrix has received two reports of the candle's surface igniting and one report of minor property damage. No injuries have been reported.
Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop using the candles and return them to the nearest Hobby Lobby. Consumers with a receipt will receive a full refund, without a receipt a store credit will be issued. Online purchasers should contact CoScentrix for instructions on returning the product.
Sold exclusively at: Hobby Lobby stores nationwide and online at HobbyLobby.com from June 2014 through July 2014 for about $6.
Manufacturer: CoScentrix, of Carson, Calif.
Manufactured in: United States
CPSC Consumer Information Hotline
Contact us at this toll-free number if you have questions about a recall:
800-638-2772 (TTY 301-595-7054)
Times: 8 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. ET; Messages can be left anytime
Call to get product safety and other agency information and to report unsafe products.
Please use the phone numbers below for all media requests.
Phone: (301) 504-7908
Spanish: (301) 504-7800
SOURCE U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission
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