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Uptown Girl woman's scarf and beach cover-up

Starting date:
September 24, 2010
Posting date:
September 24, 2010
Type of communication:
Consumer Product Recall
Subcategory:
Clothing and Accessories
Source of recall:
Health Canada
Audience:
General Public (GP)
Identification number:
RA-500002414

Affected products

Uptown Girl woman's scarf and beach cover-up

Product description

This recall involves a woman's chiffon scarf and beach cover-up sold under the brand "Uptown Girl" by Fine Line Imports Inc. The items are made of 100% viscose rayon.

Table of Recalled/Affected Products
Style Description CA number
SC2 Blue chiffon scarf CA 25425
P03009 Multicoloured chiffon blouse/ beach cover-up CA 25425

Hazard identified

Testing done by Health Canada has revealed that the scarf and beach cover-up do not meet the requirements for textile flammability under Canadian law.

The scarf and beach cover-up could easily catch fire if exposed to a flame or other ignition source such as a lighter, match, candle, stove element or spark from a fireplace and cause serious burns to consumers.

Neither Fine Line Imports Inc. nor Health Canada has received reports of incidents or injuries related to the use of these products.

Number sold

Approximately 177 of the recalled products were sold at various independent stores across Canada.

Time period sold

The recalled products were sold from February 2010 to September 2010.

Place of origin

Manufactured in India.

Companies

Importer
Fine Line Imports Inc.
Toronto
Ontario
CANADA

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What you should do

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled products and return them to the place of purchase for a full refund.

For more information, consumers may contact Fine Line Imports Inc. at 1-877-905-2400.