November 15, 2003CPSC, Polardreams International Ltd.
Announce Recall of Candle Gift Sets
product safety recall was conducted by the firm in cooperation with the CPSC.
Consumers should stop using the product immediately unless otherwise
Name of Product: Candle Gift Sets
Manufacturer: Polardreams International Ltd., of Fairfield, Iowa
Hazard: The candle gift set can exhibit a larger-than-normal flame height as
the tealight candle burns to the end, posing a potential fire hazard.
Incidents/Injuries: One report has been received of a consumer receiving a
minor burn from the candle wax.
Description: This candle gift set includes two candle lamps and eight
tealight candles. The lamps are approximately 3.5-inches high and have a
warning label on the bottom with Polardreams' name and address. These sets
were sold in three different fragrance combinations.
Sold At: BJ's Wholesale Clubs from August 24, 2003 through October 30, 2003
Manufactured In: China
Remedy: Consumers should stop using these candle gift sets immediately and
return them to any BJ's Club for a refund.
Consumer Contact: For more information, contact Polardreams at (800)
446-6541 between 9 a.m. and 6 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, or go the BJ's
Web site at www.bjs.com/news.