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Product Safety

This page displays the latest recalls and product safety news items from the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC). Clicking on a headline will take you to the full article at the CPSC’s website.

Miles Industries Recalls Gas Fireplaces Due to Burn and Laceration Hazards (Recall Alert)
July 30, 2020 Delayed ignition due to pilot degradation can cause gas in the fireplace to accumulate prior to burner ignition.  When ignition takes place, it can cause the glass window to shatter, posing burn and laceration hazards.
Bio Source Naturals Recalls Wintergreen and Birch Sweet Essential Oils Due to Failure to Meet Child Resistant Packaging Requirement; Risk of Poisoning (Recall Alert)
July 30, 2020 The products contain the substance methyl salicylate which must be in child resistant packaging as required by the Poison Prevention Packaging Act (PPPA).  The packaging of the products are not child resistant, posing a risk of poisoning if the contents are swallowed by young children.
Triangle Tube Recalls to Repair Gas Boilers Due to Risk of Carbon Monoxide Hazard; One Death Reported; In-Home Remedy May Be Delayed Due To COVID-19 Restrictions Fast Track Recall with Health Canada
July 28, 2020 Flue gas can escape from the gas boilers if the vent adapter is not securely reattached to the boiler after maintenance or repair, posing a carbon monoxide poisoning hazard to consumers.
Polaris Recalls Ranger Off-Road Vehicles and PRO XD and Bobcat Utility Vehicles Due to Crash Hazard (Recall Alert)
July 23, 2020 An improperly manufactured clutch component can cause the engine braking feature to fail, resulting in unexpected vehicle motion, posing a crash hazard.
Bulk Apothecary Recalls Nature’s Oil Wintergreen and Birch Essential Oils Due to Failure to Meet Child Resistant Packaging Requirement; Risk of Poisoning (Recall Alert)
July 23, 2020 The products contain the substance methyl salicylate which must be in child resistant packaging as required by the Poison Prevention Packaging Act (PPPA).  The packaging of the products are not child resistant, posing a risk of poisoning if the contents are swallowed by young children.
Willis Electric Recalls Home Accents Holiday Artificial Christmas Trees Due to Burn Hazard; Sold Exclusively at Home Depot
July 23, 2020 The Christmas tree’s foot-pedal controller can overheat, posing a burn hazard.
Cookware Company Recalls Greenpan SimmerLite Dutch Ovens Due to Burn and Injury Hazards
July 22, 2020 The lid on the dutch oven can explode while it is inside the oven, posing injury and burn hazards to the consumer.
Manhattan Toy Recalls ‘Manhattan Ball’ Activity Toys Due to Choking Hazard; Sold Exclusively at Target
July 22, 2020 The toy’s plastic tubes can detach from the center ball and release the small silicone teethers that are threaded on the tubes, posing a choking hazard to young children.
BioMed Balance Recalls Wintergreen and Sweet Birch Essential Oils Due to Failure to Meet Child Resistant Packaging Requirements; Risk of Poisoning
July 22, 2020 The products contain the substance methyl salicylate which must be in child resistant packaging as required by the Poison Prevention Packaging Act (PPPA).  The packaging of the products are not child resistant, posing a risk of poisoning if the contents are swallowed by young children.
DownEast Outfitters Recalls Folding Mattresses Due to Violation of Federal Mattress Flammability Standard
July 22, 2020 The mattresses fail to meet the mandatory federal flammability standard for mattresses, posing a fire hazard.
Polaris Recalls Snowmobiles Due to Fire Hazard (Recall Alert)
July 16, 2020 The fuel hose can be improperly secured, posing a fire hazard to consumers.
Rocky Mountain Bicycles Recalls Non-Electric Instinct, Instinct BC and Pipeline Bicycles with Alloy Frames Due to Fall and Injury Hazards
July 16, 2020 The bicycle’s front frame triangle can crack and cause separation of the head tube from the frame, posing fall and injury hazards.
Nutraceutical Recalls Simplers Botanicals Wintergreen Essential Oil Due to Failure to Meet Child Resistant Packaging Requirement; Risk of Poisoning
July 15, 2020 The product contains the substance methyl salicylate which must be in child resistant packaging as required by the Poison Prevention Packaging Act (PPPA).  The packaging of the product is not child resistant, posing a risk of poisoning if the contents are swallowed by young children.
Crate and Barrel Recalls Parke Twin and Full Beds Due to Fall Hazard
July 15, 2020 The headboard on the recalled beds can separate from the side rails, posing a fall hazard.
DaVinci Recalls Bassinets Due to Fall and Entrapment Hazards (Recall Alert)
July 9, 2020 The bassinet’s mattress support can become disengaged, posing fall and entrapment hazards to babies.
Cooper Lighting Recalls Light Fixtures Due to Injury Hazard (Recall Alert)
July 9, 2020 The lenses on the fixture can loosen, separate from the fixture and fall, posing a risk of injury to people below.
Ananda Apothecary Recalls Essential Oils Due to Failure to Meet Child Resistant Packaging Requirement; Risk of Poisoning (Recall Alert)
July 9, 2020 The products contain the substance methyl salicylate which must be in child resistant packaging as required by the Poison Prevention Packaging Act (PPPA).  The packaging of the products are not child resistant, posing a risk of poisoning if the contents are swallowed by young children.
Miracle Botanicals Recalls Wintergreen and Birch Essential Oils Due to Failure to Meet Child Resistant Packaging Requirement; Risk of Poisoning (Recall Alert)
July 9, 2020 The products contain the substance methyl salicylate which must be in child resistant packaging as required by the Poison Prevention Packaging Act (PPPA).  The packaging of the products is not child resistant, posing a risk of poisoning if the contents are swallowed by young children.
RH Recalls Riveted Mesh Floor Lamps Due to Fire Hazard (Recall Alert)
July 9, 2020 The lamp’s on/off foot switch can overheat, melt or catch fire, posing a fire hazard.
GloryBee Natural Sweeteners Recalls GloryBee Wintergreen Essential Oil Due to Failure to Meet Child Resistant Packaging Requirement; Risk of Poisoning
July 8, 2020 The product contains the substance methyl salicylate which must be in child resistant packaging as required by the Poison Prevention Packaging Act (PPPA). The packaging of the product is not child resistant, posing a risk of poisoning if the contents are swallowed by young children.