Dollar Tree Recalls Burn Relief Gel Due to Failure to Meet Child Resistant Closure Requirement

The packaging is not child resistant as required by the Poison Prevention Packaging Act.

Recall date: December 10, 2015
Recall number: 16-057
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    Assured TM Burn Relief Gel (Front)

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    Assured TM Burn Relief Gel (Back)

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    Assured TM Burn Relief Gel UPC Code

Recall Summary

Name of product:

Assured Burn Relief Gel

Hazard:

The packaging is not child resistant as required by the Poison Prevention Packaging Act. The burn relief gel contains lidocaine, posing a poisoning risk if swallowed.

Consumer Contact:

Dollar Tree at 800-876-8697 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or online at www.dollartree.com, then on the bottom of the page, under “Customer Service,” click “Contact Us,” then “Company Questions & Answers,” and click on “Product Recalls” in the left column.

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Recall Details

Units

About 325,000

Description

The recalled burn relief gel is packaged in a blue box with white letters “Burn Relief” and red letters “Burn Relief Gel”.  The brand name is Assured TM.  Inside the box is a blue and white tube labeled “Burn Relief Gel” and measuring approximately 5 inches long by 1 inch wide and weighs about 0.7 ounces (20 grams).  The packaging contains the UPC bar code: 6 39277 09311 0. 

Incidents/Injuries

None reported

Remedy

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled burn relief gel and take the gel to the store where purchased for a full refund.

Sold at

Dollar Tree, Dollar Bill$, Dollar Tree $1 Stop, Deal$, Deals and Dollar Tree Deal$ stores nationwide from March 2015 to October 2015 for $1.

Importer(s)

Greenbrier International, Inc., of Chesapeake, Va.

Manufactured in

China

  • Assured TM Burn Relief Gel (Front)

  • Assured TM Burn Relief Gel (Back)

  • Assured TM Burn Relief Gel UPC Code