Crabtree & Evelyn brand reed diffusers

Starting date:
August 13, 2013

Posting date:
August 13, 2013

Type of communication:
Consumer Product Recall

Household Items, Chemicals

Source of recall:
Health Canada

Product Safety

General Public

Identification number:

Affected products
Crabtree & Evelyn brand reed diffusers

Product description

This recall involves Crabtree & Evelyn brand reed diffusers in various fragrances. There are a total of 7 products covered by the recall.

Reed diffusers affected by this recall Product Name Item Code UPC}

India Hicks Island Living Casuarina Home Fragrance Reed Diffuser 53608 044936139922

Iris Home Fragrance Reed Diffuser 79504 044936214643

Rosewater Home Fragrance Reed Diffuser 79251 044936216654

Lavender Home Fragrance Reed Diffuser 79540 044936218696

Windsor Forest Home Fragrance Reed Diffuser 79733 044936240048

Pomegranate Grove Home Fragrance Reed Diffuser 79756 044936241489

Winter Garden Home Fragrance Reed Diffuser 80104 044936255585
Hazard identified

The recalled products pose a very high level of toxicity though inhalation and are consequently prohibited by the Consumer Chemicals and Containers Regulations, 2001. Exposure through inhalation of the affected products may cause serious injury.

Neither Health Canada nor Crabtree & Evelyn, Ltd. has received any reports of incidents or injuries to Canadians related to the use of the recalled diffusers.

Information on how to help keep children safe from unintentional exposure to reed diffusers is available at Advising Canadians about Reed Diffusers.

General safety information on household chemicals can be found at Use household chemicals safely.
Number sold

Approximately 4000 units of the recalled reed diffusers were sold.
Time period sold

The recalled reed diffusers were sold from January 2012 to December 2012.
Place of origin

Manufactured in the United States.

Crabtree & Evelyn, Ltd.