Consumer product recall

Forum Novelties' Twilight Princess Costume recalled due to Flammability Hazard

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Summary

Product
Little Designer Collection by Forum Novelties' Twilight Princess Costume.
Issue
Consumer products - Flammability hazard
What to do

Consumers should immediately take the recalled costume away from children and discard it in regular household waste.

Affected products

This recall involves the Little Designer Collection by Forum Novelties' Twilight Princess Costume. Only costumes with lot number 41693 are affected by this recall. The lot number can be found on the garment tag located at the neck opening of the costume (see image).

Issue

Health Canada's sampling and evaluation program has determined that the recalled children's costume does not meet the flammability requirements under the Toys Regulations.

If exposed to ignition sources such as stove elements, candles, matches or lighters, the costume can catch fire, posing a risk to children.

As of October 26, 2021, the company has received no reports of incidents or injuries in Canada.

What you should do

Consumers should immediately take the recalled costume away from children and discard it in regular household waste.

For more information, consumers may contact The Costume Shoppe by email at ryan@thecostumeshoppe.com.

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.

Additional information

Background

Number Sold

The company reported that approximately 6 units of the affected product were sold in Canada.

Time Period Sold

The affected products were sold from May 2016 to October 2021.

Place of Origin

Manufactured in Taiwan

Details
Original published date: 2022-01-17
Alert / recall type
Consumer product recall
Category
Consumer products - Toys and games
Companies

Distributor

Forum Novelties Inc.
New York
UNITED STATES

Retailer

The Costume Shoppe
Calgary
Alberta
CANADA

Published by
Health Canada
Audience
General public
Identification number
RA-63820