Royal Oak Charcoal Lighter Premium Odorless Fluid recalled due to lack of bilingual labelling and hazard information

Starting date:
December 31, 2019
Posting date:
December 31, 2019
Type of communication:
Consumer Product Recall
Subcategory:
Chemicals
Source of recall:
Health Canada
Issue:
Labelling and Packaging
Audience:
General Public
Identification number:
RA-71961

Last updated:

Summary

  • Product: Royal Oak Charcoal Lighter Premium Odorless Fluid
  • Issue: The product lacks Canadian bilingual labelling and hazard information
  • What to do: Consumers should immediately stop using the product and safely dispose in accordance with local municipal hazardous waste requirements

Affected products

Royal Oak Charcoal Lighter Premium Odorless Fluid

Product description

This recall involves Royal Oak Charcoal Lighter Premium Odorless Fluid which is sold in a 946 mL (32 oz) plastic bottle. The bottle is red with a red and yellow label. UPC number 0 16800 12211 8 can be found on the back label.

Hazard identified

The recalled products do not meet the labelling requirements for consumer chemical products required by the Consumer Chemicals and Containers Regulations, 2001 under the Canada Consumer Product Safety Act.

This lack of labelling information could result in unintentional exposure to the product and lead to serious illness, injury or death.

As of December 18, 2019 the company has received no reports of incidents or injuries in Canada.

Number sold

Approximately 2028 units of the affected product were sold in Canada.

Time period sold

The affected products were sold from August 2019 to November 2019.

Place of origin

Manufactured in the USA.

Companies

Manufacturer
Royal Oak Enterprises, LLC
Roswell
Georgia
UNITED STATES

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What you should do

Consumers should immediately stop using the product and safely dispose in accordance with local municipal hazardous waste requirements.

For more information consumers may contact Royal Oak Enterprises, LLC  Consumer Affairs at 1-800-860-7127 Monday to Friday, from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. EST, by email: contact@royal-oak.com or by visiting the company’s website: www.royaloak.com.

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
(https://www.canada.ca/en/health-canada/services/consumer-product-safety/advisories-warnings-recalls/report-incident-involving-consumer-product.html).

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.