Growing Greener Innovations Multi-function AUTO emergency start power recalled due to fire hazard

Starting date:
July 23, 2019
Posting date:
July 23, 2019
Type of communication:
Consumer Product Recall
Subcategory:
Tools and Electrical Products
Source of recall:
Health Canada
Issue:
Product Safety, Fire Hazard
Audience:
General Public
Identification number:
RA-70491

Last updated:

Summary

  • Product: Growing Greener Innovations Multi-function AUTO emergency start power.
  • Issue: The battery pack may overheat and catch fire posing a risk of fire and injury or death to consumers.
  • What to do: Immediately stop using the product and contact Growing Greener Innovations Inc. for additional information and refund.

Affected products

Growing Greener Innovations Multi-function AUTO emergency start power

Product description

The product is a multifunction battery pack/charger with various charging/power options and adaptors.

Hazard identified

The battery pack may overheat and catch fire posing a risk of fire and injury or death to consumers.

As of July 17, 2019, the company has received 1 report of overheating causing a fire in Canada, and no reports of injury.

Number sold

Approximately 250 units of the recalled product were sold in Canada.

Time period sold

The recalled products were sold from February 2016 to March 2017.

Place of origin

Manufactured in China.

Companies

Distributor
Growing Greener Innovations Inc.
Edmonton
Alberta
CANADA
Manufacturer
Honwei International Limited
Shenzhen
Guangdong
CHINA

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What you should do

Consumers should immediately stop using the product and contact Growing Greener Innovations Inc. for additional information and refund.

For more information, consumers may contact the company by telephone toll-free at 1-888-400-1383 from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. MST, Monday through Friday, or by email.

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.