Tea light candle

Recall published
2017-06-19
Brand
  • Northern Light Candle
Product title
Tea light candle
Six tea light candles with coloured flames
Product description
Six tea light candles in a cardboard package
Risk
The flames coming from the candles are too high and may ignite flammable material close to the candle. Moreover, the wicks have a long afterglow, possible causing fire if getting in contact with flammable material. Also, the candles produce high temperatures and may cause a candle holder to break, which could cause a fire. The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 15493.
Measures taken
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures, Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the market
Barcode
6430048390032
Model number
Unknown
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Fire
Country of origin
China
RAPEX Reference
A12/0833/17
Category
Household / Office Furniture / Furnishings
Risk level
Serious risk
Notifying country
Finland

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Source

European Commission's website for recalls.