Bed Bath & Beyond Canada L.P. recalls Hudson Comforter by UGG

Starting date:
January 18, 2018
Posting date:
January 18, 2018
Type of communication:
Consumer Product Recall
Subcategory:
Household Items
Source of recall:
Health Canada
Identification number:
RA-65320

Joint recall with Health Canada, the United States Consumer Product Safety Commission (US CPSC) and Bed Bath & Beyond Canada L.P.

Affected products

Hudson Comforter by UGG

Product description

This recall involves the Hudson Comforter by UGG sold in Canada on or before October 17, 2017. The product is a solid colored plush comforter set designed for various sized mattresses (Twin, Full/Queen, King) that is packaged in a plastic and black cloth zipper bag and is available in four (4) colours.

The following products are included in this recall:
Colour SKUs
Garnet

61756991 (Twin)

61757004 (Full/Queen)

61757011 (King)
Navy

61757028 (Twin)

61757035 (Full/Queen)

61757042 (King)
Gray

61757059 (Twin)

61757066 (Full/Queen)

61757073 (King)
Oatmeal

61757080 (Twin)

61757097 (Full/Queen)

61757103 (King)

The Hudson Comforter by UGG sold in Canada after October 17, 2017 is not subject to this recall.

Hazard identified

The presence of mold was discovered on some units, posing a risk of respiratory or other infections in individuals with chronic health problems or who have impaired immune systems.

As of December 20, 2017, the company has not received any reports of incidents or injuries in Canada or in the United States.

Number sold

Approximately 19 units of the affected products were sold in Canada at Bed Bath and Beyond stores and online.
Approximately 634 were sold in the United States.

Time period sold

The recalled products were sold in Canada and in the United States between the period August 24, 2017 through to October 17, 2017.

Place of origin

Manufactured in China.

Companies

Importer
Bed Bath & Beyond Canada L.P.
North Vancouver
British Columbia
CANADA
Manufacturer
BHF International Ltd.
Hong Kong
CHINA

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What you should do

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled comforters and return them to the place of sale for a full refund.

For additional information, consumers may contact Bed Bath & Beyond at 1-800-462-3966, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week or visit the firm's website.

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.