Consumer product recall

CTM International Giftware Inc. recalls Infinity Bamboo Torch

Starting date:
June 21, 2016
Posting date:
June 21, 2016
Type of communication:
Consumer Product Recall
Subcategory:
Chemicals
Source of recall:
Health Canada
Issue:
Labelling and Packaging
Audience:
General Public
Identification number:
RA-58976

Affected products

Infinity Bamboo Torch

Product description

This recall involves the Infinity Bamboo Torch sold exclusively at Réno-Dépôt stores. The fuel container is permanently attached to the bamboo and comes in a variety of colours. The product UPC 671424665405 is printed on the attached instructions.

Hazard identified

The recalled products do not meet the labelling requirements for consumer chemical products under the Consumer Chemical and Container Regulations, 2001, made under the Canada Consumer Product Safety Act.

The products do not have the symbols and warnings that are required to be placed on the containers of consumer chemical products. The lack of labelling information, including appropriate warnings, may lead to serious injury or property damage.

Health Canada has received one report of a consumer incident related to the use of this product. No injuries have been reported.

CTM International Giftware Inc. has not received any reports of consumer incidents or injuries related to the use of this product.

Number sold

Approximately 2,448 units of the recalled torch have been sold at Réno-Dépôt stores across Canada.

Time period sold

The recalled products were sold from March 2016 to June 2016.

Place of origin

Manufactured in China.

Companies

Recalling Firm

CTM International Giftware Inc.

Montreal

Quebec

CANADA

Importer

Rona Inc.

Boucherville

Quebec

CANADA

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What you should do

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled products and return them to a Réno-Dépôt store for a full refund.

For more information, consumers may contact CTM International Giftware Inc. by telephone at 1-866-231-8893, Monday to Friday, between 9:00 am and 4:00 pm EST, or by email.

Please note that the Canada Consumer Product Safety Act prohibits recalled products from being redistributed, sold or even given away in Canada.

Health Canada would like to remind Canadians to report any health or safety incidents related to the use of this product or any other consumer product or cosmetic by filling out the Consumer Product Incident Report Form.

This recall is also posted on the OECD Global Portal on Product Recalls website. You can visit this site for more information on other international consumer product recalls.