CPSC Recall - Issued 6/27/2013

Swan Creek Recalls Loose Votive Candles Due to Fire Hazard

Manufacturer: Swan Creek Candle Co
Product: Loose Votive Candles
Hazard: The candles can burn with a high flame, posing a fire and burn hazard.
Injuries: Swan Creek Candle has received about 89 reports of the loose votive candles with high or erratic flames including four reports of minor burns. The firm has not received any reports of fire or property damage.
Description: The recalled votive candles were sold loose, not in any container, and were displayed in open trays or bins. The candles are 2-inches high and are wider at the top measuring 1.75- inch diameter on top and 1.5-inch at the base. The candles were sold in dozens of fragrance varieties and colors. The votive candles were not individually labeled with any prices, model numbers, names, date codes or fragrance descriptions.
Remedy: Refund/Replace
Sold At: Swan Creek Candle company stores in Florida, Michigan and Ohio, other small candle shops nationwide and on-line at www.swancreekcandle.com from January 2012 through November 2012 for about $2.
Units: About 715,000
Consumer Contact: Swan Creek Candle Co. toll-free at (888) 804-8492 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at www.swancreeekcandle.com and click on “Candle Recall” at the bottom of the home page or e-mail at scc.votiveissue@gmail.com for more information.
Company Website: www.swancreeekcandle.com