The Yankee Candle Company has announced a recall of 17,000 pine berry candle rings. The recalled candle rings' synthetic foliage and berries are flammable, posing a fire hazard.
The recalled decorative pine berry candle ring goes around the base of a candle and is made of synthetic green foliage with synthetic red berries and pinecones. The ring measures about 9 to 10 inches in diameter and has an opening of about 4 to 4 1/2 inches. Candle rings with UPC number 8 86860 02558 8 or 8 86860 06357 3 on a tag attached to the underside of the ring are included in this recall.
The recalled candle rings were sold at Hallmark and Yankee Candle retail stores nationwide, Yankee Candle catalogs and online from September 2013 through October 2013.
Consumers should immediately stop using the candle rings and return them to the nearest Yankee Candle store for a refund, or call the Yankee Candle Company for instructions on obtaining a full refund.
For more on this recall, contact the Yankee Candle Company at 877-417-2230.