RH Recalls Turkish Robes Due to Violation of Federal Flammability Standard
Name of Product:
Ultra-Soft Turkish robes
The Turkish robes fail to meet the flammability standards for clothing textiles, posing a risk of burn injuries to consumers.
August 30, 2019
About 5,400 (in addition, about 300 were sold in Canada)
This recall involves RH’s adult, unisex “Ultra-Soft Turkish Robe” robes. The 100% cotton terry, long-sleeved robes have two front pockets and a belt. They were sold in black, dark gray, light gray, green and white, and in XS, S, M, L and XL sizes. The robes could be monogrammed. Made in Turkey, 100% cotton RN number 104581 and CA number 55697 are printed on the robe’s sewn-in side label.
Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled robes and contact RH for a full refund of the purchase price.
RH has received three incident reports in the U.S. and one in Canada of the recalled robes igniting while consumers were operating a gas stove. No injuries have been reported.
RH galleries, RH outlets and RH warehouse sales nationwide and online at www.rh.com from August 2018 through March 2019 for between $80 and $115.
RH US LLC, of Corte Madera, Calif.
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