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Health Canada recalls candles due to 'fire and burn hazards'

According to a recall alert, the candle's high flames can ignite the surface of the wax, posing fire and burn hazards. 
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Health Canada says it is recalling Pier 1 Three-wick Halloween candles due to fire and burn hazards. 

This recall involves Pier 1 Imports' three-wick Halloween candles in the scents "Scary Black Cherry" and "Death by Chocolate". The SKU for candles in the scent Scary Black Cherry is 4122285, and the SKU for the Death by Chocolate scent is 4122298. The SKU number is printed on the bottom label of each candle.

According to a recall alert, the candle's high flames can ignite the surface of the wax, posing fire and burn hazards. 

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The company reported that 481 units of the affected products were sold in Canada. The affected products were sold from June 2019 to October 2019.

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled candles, cut all three wicks as short as possible, and then dispose of the product in their household trash, says Health Canada. 

As of Oct. 9, Pier 1 has received no reports of incidents or injuries in Canada.

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.