Yankee Candle Issues Recall: What You Need to Know
— U.S. CPSC (@USCPSC) December 8, 2016
The Consumer Product Safety Commission has announced a recall on Yankee Candle's Luminous Candle Collection.
According to the recall, "when the candle is lit, the glass jar can crack, posing a laceration hazard."
Voluntary recall of our Luminous Candle Collection. Go to https://t.co/qKqRXK44up and click the top of the page for more info.
— Yankee Candle Co (@TheYankeeCandle) December 8, 2016
Yankee Candle posted on its website that the recall is limited to six versions of Luminous Collection candles:
- Sea Salt & Coral (item #1535651)
- Blackberry & Sage (#1535890)
- Apple Blossom & Melon (#1535891)
- Sugarcane & Honey (#1535892)
- Pine & Sandalwood (#1535893)
- Cinnamon & Cedar (#1535894)
The recall has affected 31,000 candles sold in the U.S. and 300 in Canada.
There have been 16 reported incidents involving these candles but no injuries, the company said.
The candles sold for approximately $35 from September to November.