February 3, 2000HANRO USA Inc Offers $50 Gift
Certificate for Return of Recalled Ladies Robes
New York, NY (SafetyAlerts)
- HANRO USA Inc. is recalling about 2,100 ladies' robes. The robes fail to meet
federal flammability standards for clothing and can ignite readily, presenting a serious
risk of burn injuries. Fabrics that do not comply with the standard typically burn faster
HANRO USA Inc. has received one
report that a robe ignited when exposed to flame and burned the consumer's hair.
The five different styles of recalled
robes are made with 90 percent cotton and 10 percent polyester fleece fabric. The robes
contain the sewn-in label "HANRO of Switzerland." They were sold in colors
white, blue, ivory, beige and gray, and in sizes XS through L.
Department stores and boutiques
nationwide sold these robes from October 1998 through January 2000 for between $280 to
Consumers should stop using these
robes immediately and return them to the store where purchased for a refund and a $50
HANRO gift certificate. For more information, contact HANRO USA at (800) 889-7443 between
9 a.m. and 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday.
Notice of this product warning was sent via email
to SafeMail subscribers February 3,
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