DownEast Outfitters Recalls Folding Mattresses Due to Violation of Federal Mattress Flammability Standard
Name of Product:
Mattress on the Go folding mattresses
The mattresses fail to meet the mandatory federal flammability standard for mattresses, posing a fire hazard.
July 22, 2020
This recall involves DownEast’s Mattress on the Go folding mattresses which can be used as a small sofa or chair. The two-tone gray mattresses measure 4 inches high when configured as a mattress. Only the twin-sized mattresses are included in this recall. Downeast Home & Clothing, Item # 5540033515 and Made in China are printed on a white tag located on the underside of the head panel of the mattress.
Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled mattresses and contact DownEast to receive a free fitted liner to cover the mattress and bring it into compliance with the federal standard.
DownEast store locations nationwide and donated to various facilities from November 2017 through December 2019 for about $110.
Relux Mattress Co. Ltd., of China
DownEast Outfitters Inc., of Salt Lake City, Utah
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