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Boathouse Youth Flannel Lounge Pants

Starting date:
March 13, 2013
Posting date:
March 13, 2013
Type of communication:
Consumer Product Recall
Subcategory:
Childrens' Products, Clothing and Accessories
Source of recall:
Health Canada
Issue:
Flammability Hazard
Audience:
General Public
Identification number:
RA-25999

Affected products

Boathouse Youth Flannel Lounge Pants 

Product description

This voluntary recall involves 100% cotton youth flannel lounge pants with a waist drawstring, style number BHA 14308-01. The lounge pants are available in six different colours (blue plaid, grey plaid, purple plaid, red plaid, yellow plaid, and black plaid) and have CA number 55941.

Hazard identified

Health Canada's sampling and evaluation program has determined that these products do not meet the flammability requirements for children's sleepwear under Canadian law.

Loose-fitting children's sleepwear can contact ignition sources such as stove elements, candles, and matches more readily than tight-fitting sleepwear and once ignited will burn rapidly, potentially resulting in severe burns to large areas of the child's body. For this reason, cotton is not permitted in loose-fitting sleepwear.

Neither Health Canada nor Boathouse Stores has received reports of incidents or injuries related to the use of this sleepwear.

Number sold

Approximately 3,397 units of the recalled lounge pants were sold at Boathouse Stores across Canada.

Time period sold

The recalled lounge pants were sold from October 2012 to February 2013.

Place of origin

Manufactured in China

Companies

Manufacturer
Maizy Manufacturing Ltd.
CHINA
Distributor
Boathouse Stores
St. Catharines
Ontario
CANADA

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What you should do

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled sleepwear and return them to where they were purchased for a full refund.

For more information, consumers may contact Boathouse Stores.