Posted: Jul 5, 2012 11:38 AM by AP
A recall has been issued for Soy Candles manufactured by Bath Petals Inc. of Gardena, Calif.; sold at T.J. Maxx and Marshalls in the U.S. from February 2012 through April 2012 and at Homesense, Winners and Marshalls in Canada in April 2012. The 7.5 oz. soy candles came in four colors and scents: Australian Eucalyptus, California Rose Garden, French Alpine and Thai Lemongrass Ginger. "Bath petals" and the scent name are printed on the glass candle holder. The candles were manufactured in the United States.
WHY: The candle can burn with a high flame and cause excessive heat, posing a fire hazard. The heat and flame can cause the glass candle holder to shatter, posing a laceration hazard.
INCIDENTS: The firm has received one report of a candle burning with a high flame and shattering the glass holder. No injuries or property damage reported.
HOW MANY: About 1,600 in the U.S. and 1,200 in Canada.
FOR MORE: Contact Bath Petals at 855-772-7258 Monday through Friday between 12 p.m. and 8 p.m. EDT, or visit the firm's website at http://www.bathpetals.com .