April 19, 2002SC Johnson Has Recalled Glade® Extra
Outlet Scented Oil Air Fresheners
- SC Johnson has recalled about 2.5 million Glade® Extra Outlet Scented
Oil Air Fresheners. These Extra Outlet PlugIns® may have been misassembled
during manufacture, which could pose a risk of fire.
SC Johnson has received five reports of misassembly and no reports of injury
or property damage.
The Glade® Extra Outlet Scented Oil electric air fresheners come in two
fragrances, Sky Breeze? and Mystical Garden?. The air fresheners have a
unique rotating plug-thru outlet, which allows other electrical devices to
be used in the same outlet as the plug-in. The rotating outlet says "15 Amps
Max" on the front and has a yellow disk on the back. The Extra Outlet
Scented Oil units have a model number "SCJ079" on the back. No other
products, sold under the Glade® PlugIns® brand names, are part of the
Grocery and retail stores nationwide sold the air fresheners between January
2002 and April 2002 for between $4 and $5.
Consumers should immediately unplug the air fresheners and contact SC
Johnson at (800) 571-0920 between 8 a.m. and 6 p.m. CT Monday through
Sunday, or anytime on-line at www.scjohnson.com, for free, full value
replacement coupons or a refund.