Urchin Shell Candles Recalled(July
1, 2005 - NEWSdial.com)
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.
of Product: Sea Urchin Shell Candles
Units: About 18,000
Company Inc., of Mount Vernon, N.Y.
Hazard: The candles can burn at an excessive height or cause
the outer shell to catch fire, posing a potential fire and burn
Incidents/Injuries: There have been four reports of the candles
catching fire, but no reports of property damage. No injuries
have been reported.
Description: These recalled candles are wax-filled sea urchin
shells, and were sold under item number 2659, which is found
on the packaging tag. The candles are about 2.5-inches in diameter.
at: Various gift and specialty stores nationwide from April
2005 through June 2005 for about $5.
Remedy: Consumers should stop using these candles and return
them to the place of purchase for a full refund.
Contact: For additional information, contact Two’s
Company at (800) 896-7266 between 8:30 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. ET
Monday through Thursday, between 8:30 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. Friday,
or visit the firm’s Web site at www.twoscompany.com.
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