23 April 2019
CPSC Recalls Various Products Made in Mainland China
The CPSC has announced a recall of the following products made in mainland China.
Children’s Bathrobes. H&M Hennes & Mauritz L.P. has recalled approximately 980 children’s hooded bathrobes in the United States as well as about 60 children’s hooded bathrobes in Canada because they fail to meet the flammability standard for children’s sleepwear. The affected robes are 100 percent cotton and come in two styles. The first style comes in grey with the inside lining in either white and pink or white and blue. The robe comes in sizes for six months to three years old and has a button closure on the right-hand side of the chest. The second style comes in sizes for 6-12 months, is white with an embroidered cat’s face on the hood, two ears attached to the top and a belt. These products were sold on-line at www.hm.com from October 2018 through March 2019.
Portable Heaters. Heat Hero LLC has issued a recall for about 20,000 portable mini heaters in the United States as well as approximately 49 portable mini heaters in Canada because they can overheat, smoke and catch fire. The 350 watt plug-in ceramic space heaters are black and measure about ten inches tall and five inches wide. They have at the top a LED digital screen that displays the temperature and four control buttons, a front grill, a red on/off button on the right side, a three-prong plug on the back and a vent on the bottom. The Heat Hero logo is printed on the product’s packaging. These products were sold on-line at Shop.buyheathero.com from October 2018 through March 2019.
Grills. Tekno Products Inc. has announced a recall of about 40,200 smokeless grills because they can overheat, posing fire and burn hazards. This recall involves Tuff smokeless grills, which are portable electric grills intended for use indoors. Tuff Smoke-Less Grill and TEK513 are printed on a label located underneath the handle. These grills were sold at Big R Stores, Cava TV Products, Ollie’s Bargain Outlet, Ocean State Job Lot, Bargain Playtime and Gabe’s stores from October 2018 through February 2019.
Toy Vehicles. Target Corp. has recalled some 495,000 toy vehicles because the wheels of these vehicles can detach, posing a choking hazard to children. This recall includes Bullseye’s Playground toy vehicles, which were sold individually in stores as well as an eight-pack assortment on-line. The vehicles include a caboose, Santa in sleigh, ice cream truck/food truck, train, police car, fire truck, taxi and digger. The item number, DPCI (model number) and UPC can all be found on a white sticker on the bottom of each vehicle. These toy vehicles were sold exclusively at Target stores nationwide and on-line at Target.com from October through November 2018.