Pier 1 Imports Aspen Flower, Downpour Cement Candles; Pier 1 Imports Biscotti, Citrus Cilantro Cement Candles

Código SIAR: 19766
Categoría: Muebles y mobiliario
País Notificante: Estados Unidos de América
URL de la Fuente: http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2006/Home-Fragrance-Holdings-Inc-Recalls-Candles-Sold-at-Pier-1-Imports-Due-to-Fire-Hazard
Fecha de Publicación: 05 jul, 2006
País de Origen del Producto: Guatemala
Fabricante: Home Fragrance Holdings; Pier 1 Imports
Descripción del Defecto: Home Fragrance Holdings, Inc. Recalls Candles Sold at Pier 1 Imports Due to Fire Hazard NEWS from CPSC U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission Office of Information and Public Affairs Washington, DC 20207 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 5, 2006 Release #06-204 Retailer's Customer Service: (800) 245-4595 CPSC Recall Hotline: (800) 638-2772 CPSC Media Contact: (301) 504-7908 Home Fragrance Holdings, Inc. Recalls Candles Sold at Pier 1 Imports Due to Fire Hazard WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with the firm named below, today announced a voluntary recall of the following consumer product. Consumers should stop using recalled products immediately unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product. Name of Product: Cement Candles Units: About 413,000 candles Importer/Distributor: Home Fragrance Holdings Inc., Houston, Texas Hazard: The candles can unexpectedly flare, posing a fire hazard to consumers. Incidents/Injuries: Home Fragrance Holdings, Inc. has received nine reports from Pier 1 Imports of incidents involving flaring of the candles. No injuries reported. Description and Models: The recalled candles are cylindrical pillars measuring 3"(d) x 4" (h), 3"(d) x 6"(h), and 4"(d) x 6"(h) with a sand layer base. The recalled models are the Cement Aspen Flower (White), SKUs 2115564, 2115577, 2115592; Cement Downpour (Grey), SKUs 2118150, 2118176, 2118189; Cement Biscotti (Khaki), SKUs 2115523, 2115536, 2115549; and Cement Citrus Cilantro (Green), SKUs 2115499, 2115508, 2115510. Sold by: Pier 1 Imports through its retail stores nationwide, its Web site (www.pier1.com) and its Summer 2006 catalog from February 2006 through May 2006 for between $10 and $20. Manufactured In: Guatemala Remedy: Consumers should stop using the recalled candles immediately and return them to their nearest Pier 1 Imports retail store for a full refund or merchandise credit. Consumer Contact: For more information, contact Pier 1 Imports at (800) 245-4595 between 8 a.m. and 11 p.m. CT Monday through Saturday and 9 a.m. and 9 p.m. CT Sunday, or visit the firm's Web site at www.pier1.com