DD Traders Inc. recently announced a recall of its Tea Lights in Carruth Candleholder Collection Sets. The company initiated the recall after receiving one report of one fire that resulted in minor property damage. There are no reports of injuries.
The tea light can burn with an excessive flame height, posing a fire hazard to consumers.
The recalled tea lights were sold as part of the Carruth Candleholder Collection sets. The Carruth candleholder sets are resin votive candleholders with a glass insert that holds a tea light. The stock number is printed on a label on the bottom of the candleholders. The tea lights are white. The following eight models and stock numbers are included in this recall: Butterfly, 17708; Smile, 17709; Sun, 17710; Roots of Love, 17711; Sunflower, 17712; Hummingbird, 17713; Bunny, 17714; Friendship, 17715.
Approximately 5,480 candleholder sets were sold at home decorating and gift stores nationwide from January 2010 to November 2011 for about $14.
According to the recall notice, consumers should immediately stop using the tea light candle and contact Demdaco for a free replacement tea light. For additional information, contact Demdaco toll-free at (888) 336-3226 between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. CT Monday through Friday or visit the firm’s website at www.demdaco.com.
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