CoScentrix Expands Recall of DD Brand Candles Due to Fire Hazard; Sold Exclusively at Hobby Lobby

The candles' high flame can ignite the surface of the wax.

Recall date: November 18, 2014
Recall number: 15-027
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  • DD brand 5-ounce Mason jar candle

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    DD brand 5-ounce Mason jar candle

  • DD brand 12-ounce Mason jar candle

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    DD brand 12-ounce Mason jar candle

  • DD brand 20-ounce decorative jar candle

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    DD brand 20-ounce decorative jar candle

  • DD brand 20-ounce decorative jar candle

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    DD brand 20-ounce decorative jar candle

  • DD brand 13-ounce coffee tin candle

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    DD brand 13-ounce coffee tin candle

  • DD brand 13-ounce Holiday Candle

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    DD brand 13-ounce Holiday Candle

Recall Summary

Name of product:

DD Brand Candles

Hazard:

The candles’ high flame can ignite the surface of the wax, posing a fire hazard.

Consumer Contact:

CoScentrix toll-free at (888) 298-2722 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. PT Monday through Friday or online at www.coscentrix.com and click on “Recall Information” at the bottom of the page.

Report an Incident Involving this Product

Recall Details

Units

About 256,000 (about 126,000 candles sold in tins were previously recalled in April 2014).

Description

This recall involves DD branded candles sold in 5- and 12- ounce Mason jars, 10- and 20-ounce decorative jars, 13-ounce coffee tins and 13-ounce holiday-themed jars. The single-wick candles were sold in a variety of fragrances and colors.The 5-ounce Mason jars are 2.25 inches wide by 3.75 inches high.The 12-ounce Mason jars are 3 inches wide by 5 inches high with plain metal lids. The DD logo and the word Handcrafted are in raised letters on the front of the jars. The candle fragrance and size are printed on a hang tag attached to the mouth of the jars.

The 10-ounce decorative jars are 4 inches wide by 3 inches high. The 20-ounce decorative jars are 5 inches wide by 4 inches high and hold a candle. The jars have metal lids with the DD logo in raised letters on the top. The candle fragrance and size are printed on a rectangular label on the front of the jar.

The 13-ounce coffee tins are 3.5 inches wide by 4 inches high and have a plain metal lid. The candle size and fragrance are printed on a label that wraps around the outside of the tin.

The 13-ounce Holiday candle jars are 3.75 inches wide by 4 inches high and have metal lids with the DD logo in raised letters on the top.  The DD logo inside a floral wreath, the fragrance and size are printed directly onto the front of the jar in silver.

The SKU number is on a label on the underside of each container. Candles with the following scents and SKU numbers are being recalled:

 

Scent

SKU#

5-ounce Mason jar

Apple Brown Betty

746776

Blackberry Jam

706622

Black Peppercorn

713982

Candied Pecans

760520

Candy Apple

747204

Caramel Popcorn

755595

Cotton Candy

748335

Eucalyptus Sage

713784

Neapolitan Ice Cream

706093

Red Velvet Cake

704841

Root Beer Float

752972

12-ounce Mason jar

Apple Brown Betty

956953

Blueberry Crumble

949172

Candied Pecans

957134

Candy Apple

956979

Candy Corn

5441340*

Caramel Popcorn

957001

Chocolate Chip Cookie

956326

Cotton Candy

956987

Jack O' Lantern

5441332*

Key Lime Pie

956748

Orange Dreamsicle

909234

Pumpkin Pie

956276

Root Beer Float

956995

Rosemary Bay

956813

Shortbread Biscuit

910950

Spice Cake

5441423*

10-ounce decorative jar

Autumn Harvest

5441407*

Chocolate Caramel

5441415*

Cinnamon Embers

957985

Eucalyptus Verbena

957217

Grapefruit Cinnamon

957688

Italian Linen

957381

Lavender and Sage

957415

Lemonseed and Parsley

957753

Mulberry Apple

958058

Pink Pepper

957656

Pumpkin Soufflé

5441399*

Spiced Amber

957670

Spiced Cider

5441381*

20-ounce decorative jar

Cinnamon Embers

890947

Eucalyptus Verbena

863894

Grapefruit Cinnamon

881342

Italian Linen

869784

Lavender and Sage

875369

Lemonseed and Parsley

889535

Mulberry Apple

907097

Pink Pepper

881797

Spiced Amber

879007

13-ounce coffee tin

Chai Tea

571190

Hazlenut Latte

574350

Kona Coffee

575019

Sweet Tea

583096

Warm Milk

589416

13-ounce Holiday candle

Spiced Pomander

505362

*Candles with seven-digit SKUs are seasonal.

Incidents/Injuries

CoScentrix has received 29 reports of the candle’s surface igniting and nine reports of property damage. One injury has been reported.

Remedy

Consumers should immediately stop using the candles and return them to the nearest Hobby Lobby. Consumers with a receipt will receive a full refund. Consumers without a receipt will be issued a store credit. Online purchasers should contact CoScentrix for instructions on returning the product.

Sold at

Hobby Lobby stores nationwide and online at HobbyLobby.com from June 2014 through October 2014 for between $6 and $20.

Manufactured in

United States

  • DD brand 5-ounce Mason jar candle

  • DD brand 12-ounce Mason jar candle

  • DD brand 20-ounce decorative jar candle

  • DD brand 20-ounce decorative jar candle

  • DD brand 13-ounce coffee tin candle

  • DD brand 13-ounce Holiday Candle