Expanded Recall: Frederic Lou Inc. recalls Spasilk Baby Bathrobe
- Starting date:
- March 7, 2017
- Posting date:
- March 7, 2017
- Type of communication:
- Consumer Product Recall
- Clothing and Accessories
- Source of recall:
- Health Canada
- General Public
- Identification number:
Expansion of January 31, 2017 recall
Spasilk Baby Bathrobe, size 0-9 months
This expanded recall involves additional 100% cotton hooded bathrobes for children 0 to 9 months old. The bathrobes are in pink, green, blue, white, and yellow with various decals, including a train, duck, whale, flowers, etc. and were sold with a pair of matching booties.
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Health Canada's sampling and evaluation program had 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.
As of February 23rd, 2017, the company has received no reports of incidents or injuries in Canada.
For more information on what makes safe sleepwear, visit the Healthy Canadians children's sleepwear page.
Approximately 236 units of the affected products were sold or distributed in Canada, in addition to the 37 units included in the January 2017 recall. The affected products were sold online at Bed, Bath and Beyond Canada and at Amazon Canada.
Time period sold
The recalled products were sold from November 2014 to January 2017.
Place of origin
Manufactured in China.
Frederic Lou Inc.
Zibo Hongxu Textile Co Ltd.
What you should do
Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled bathrobes and contact Frederic Lou Inc. for a full refund.
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.