Family Dollar Recalls Wax Warmers Due to Fire and Burn Hazards

The wax warmers can produce high flames, posing fire and burn hazards to consumers.

Recall date: November 12, 2015
Recall number: 16-033
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    Family Dollar ceramic wax warmer set

Recall Summary

Name of product:

Wax Warmers

Hazard:

The wax warmers can produce high flames, posing fire and burn hazards to consumers.

Consumer Contact:

Family Dollar stores at 800-547-0359 from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday or online at www.familydollar.com, then click on Product Recalls in the Help section at the bottom of the page.

Report an Incident Involving this Product

Recall Details

Units

About 32,000

Description

This recall involves ceramic wax warmer sets that include four vanilla-scented wax cubes for melting and a teacup-shaped ceramic warmer with an opening to insert a tea light candle. Candles are not sold as part of set.  The ceramic warmers were colored cream with gold trim, and green with gold trim.

Incidents/Injuries

Family Dollar has received 11 reports of the warmers producing high flames, including two reports of burn injuries and three reports of property damage.

Remedy

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled wax warmers and return them to any Family Dollar store location for a full refund.

Sold exclusively at

Family Dollar stores nationwide from April 2015 through September 2015 for $4.

Importer(s)

Family Dollar Services Inc., of Matthews, N.C.

Manufactured in

China

  • Family Dollar ceramic wax warmer set