London Drugs Limited recalls Apex Premium LED Lighting Set

Starting date:
July 18, 2018
Posting date:
July 18, 2018
Type of communication:
Consumer Product Recall
Subcategory:
Electronics
Source of recall:
Health Canada
Issue:
Burn Hazard
Audience:
General Public
Identification number:
RA-67196

Affected products

Apex Premium LED Lighting Set

Product description

This recall involves the Apex Premium LED Lighting Set. The products are non-rechargeable battery powered. They use standard AA batteries.

Apex Premium LED Lighting with the following model numbers and UPCs are included in the recall:

Description

Model Number

UPC

70 LED Micro Dot Light Set, Warm White, Copper Wire

06706

886778067069

25 LED G20 Light Set, Warm White or Multi Color, Green Wire

43305BO

886778433055

Hazard identified

The battery box of the affected product may melt when the lights are turned on, posing fire and burn hazards.

As of June 25, 2018, the company has received 2 reports of consumer incidents related to the use of this product in Canada, and no reports of injuries.

Number sold

Approximately 122 units of the affected products were sold in Canada.

Time period sold

The affected product was sold from May 2018 to June 2018.

Place of origin

Manufactured in China.

Companies

Importer
London Drugs Limited
Richmond
British Columbia
CANADA
Manufacturer
Apex Chance Limited
TST East Hong Kong
CHINA

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What you should do

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled products and contact London Drugs Limited for a full refund.

For more information and to register for a refund, consumers may contact London Drugs Limited toll free at 1-888-991-2299 from 7:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. PST Monday to Saturday and from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. PST Sunday and Holidays, by email or online.

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.