Kikkerland Design recalls Teapots with Stands

Starting date:
January 16, 2017
Posting date:
January 16, 2017
Type of communication:
Consumer Product Recall
Subcategory:
Household Items
Source of recall:
Health Canada
Issue:
Fire Hazard
Audience:
General Public
Identification number:
RA-61794

Affected products

Lotus teapot with bamboo votive stand

Product description

This recall involves Kikkerland brand lotus glass teapot and removable infuser with bamboo votive stand and lid. The teapot is made of borosilicate glass. Votive candles are not included with the product. The model number printed on the packaging is TP02 and UPC code is 6 12615 06900 8.

Hazard identified

The bamboo votive stand can catch fire, posing a fire hazard to consumers.

As of January 11, 2017, the company has received no reports of incidents or injuries in Canada.

Number sold

Approximately 102 of the recalled teapots were sold in Canada.

Time period sold

The recalled teapots were sold from March 2014 through July 2016 in both Canada and in the USA.

Place of origin

Manufacturer in China.

Companies

Distributor
Kikkerland Design Inc.
New York
New York
UNITED STATES

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What you should do

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled teapots and stands and contact Kikkerland Design for return instructions.

For more information, consumers can contact Kikkerland Design by telelphone at 1-800-727-7151 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online.

Consumers may view the release by the US CPSC on the Commission's website.

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.