Area Rugs Recalled Due to Violation of Federal Flammability Standard and Fire Hazard; Imported by Pacapet; Sold Exclusively on Amazon.com (Recall Alert)
Name of Product:
Pacapet Fluffy Pink Area Rugs
The rugs fail to meet the federal flammability standard for carpets and rugs, posing a fire hazard.
August 12, 2021
This recall involves Pacapet Fluffy Pink Area Rugs. The rectangular rugs are light pink and measure about 5 feet by 8 feet. “Pacapet”, “100% Polyester” and “Made in China” are printed on a label on the underside of the product.
Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled rugs and contact Pacapet for instructions to return the recalled rugs with free shipping in exchange for a full refund. Amazon, on behalf of Pacapet, is contacting all known purchasers directly.
Exclusively online at Amazon.com from May 2020 through March 2021 for about $50.
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