Bunz Kidz Children's Sleepwear Sets recalled due to flammability hazard

Starting date:
July 21, 2020
Posting date:
July 21, 2020
Type of communication:
Consumer Product Recall
Subcategory:
Children's Products, Clothing and Accessories
Source of recall:
Health Canada
Issue:
Product Safety
Audience:
General Public
Identification number:
RA-73573

Last updated:

Summary

  • Product: Bunz Kidz Children's Sleepwear Sets.
  • Issue: The products fail to meet the flammability requirements for children's sleepwear, posing a risk to children.
  • What to do: Immediately stop using the recalled products and contact Stargate Apparel for a full refund.

Affected products

Bunz Kidz Children's Sleepwear Sets 

Product description

This voluntary recall involves Bunz Kidz-branded children's sleepwear sets consisting of a robe, top and pants. The sleepwear sets were sold in sizes 2 through 12. The 100% micro polyester fleece robe and pants are white with allover pink star print and the 100% polyester top is pink with Dream in Glitter printed onto the chest in gold. The robe has long-sleeves, a shawl collar, two side seam pockets and a sewn-on tie located at the waist and the pants have an elastic waistband. Bunz Kidz is printed on a blue sewn-in label and style numbers L23846, L43846 or L73846 and GPU numbers 2017-246, 2017-446 or GPU 2017-746 are printed on another sewn-in label.

Hazard identified

The products fail to meet the flammability requirements for children's sleepwear, posing a risk to children.

Loose-fitting children's sleepwear can contact ignition sources such as stove elements, candles, and matches. Once ignited, the sleepwear will burn rapidly, potentially resulting in severe burns to large areas of the child's body.

As of July 16, 2020, the company has received no reports of incidents or injuries in Canada.

Number sold

Approximately 996 units of the affected product were sold in Canada. 

Time period sold

The affected products were sold from October 2017 to unknown date.

Place of origin

Manufactured in China

Companies

Distributor
Stargate Apparel
New York
New York
UNITED STATES

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What you should do

Consumers should immediately take the recalled sleepwear sets away from children and contact Stargate Apparel for a full refund.

For more information, consumers may contact Stargate Apparel at 1-866-351-0193, Monday through Friday between 10:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. EST or by email.

Please note that the Canada Consumer Product Safety Act prohibits recalled products that pose a danger to human health or safety from being redistributed, sold or even given away in Canada.

Health Canada would like to remind Canadians to report any health or safety incidents or concerns 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.