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Federated Co-operatives Ltd. recalls patio LED bottles

Starting date:
June 4, 2015
Posting date:
June 4, 2015
Type of communication:
Consumer Product Recall
Subcategory:
Household Items
Source of recall:
Health Canada
Issue:
Fire Hazard
Audience:
General Public
Identification number:
RA-53607

Affected products

Patio LED bottles

Product description

This recall involves patio LED bottles. The affected products are 25 centimeter tall glass bottles that light up using five mini LED bulbs located inside the bottle. The products are powered by 3 AA batteries and come in various colours.  The recalled LED Bottles have UPC number 6714267817 and model number 14LG012407.

Hazard identified

The batteries and wiring of the product can overheat, posing a fire hazard.

Health Canada has not received any reports of consumer incidents or injuries related to use of the LED Bottles.

Federated Co-operatives Ltd. has received two reports of the bottles smoking while in use.  No injuries have been reported.

Number sold

Approximately 1200 bottles were sold at Co-op stores across Canada.

Time period sold

The recalled product was sold between February 2015 and May 2015.

Place of origin

Manufactured in China.

Companies

Manufacturer
CTM International Shanghai
Shanghai
CHINA
Importer
Federated Co-operatives Ltd.
Saskatoon
Saskatchewan
CANADA

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What you should do

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled product and return it to the Co-op store where it was purchased for a refund.

Please note that the Canada Consumer Product Safety Act prohibits recalled products from being redistributed, sold or even given away in Canada.

Health Canada would like to remind Canadians to report any health or safety incidents related to the use of this product or any other consumer product or cosmetic by filling out the Consumer Product Incident Report Form.