SWANTON, Ohio - Swan Creek Candle Company is recalling its loose votive candles because the candles can burn with a high flame, posing a fire and burn hazard.
Some 715,000 votive candles are being recalled. The candles were sold loose, not in any container and were displayed in open trays or bins.
The candles are 2 inches high and wider at the top than at the bottom. They came in dozens of fragrances and colors and do not contain any model numbers or date codes.
Consumers should stop using the candles and return them to the store they bought them at for a full refund or a replacement candle in a votive glass if the candle was bought at a company store. The candles were sold at Swan Creek Candle company stores in Ohio, Michigan and Florida and at other small candle stores nationwide.
Consumers who purchased online at www.swancreekcandle.com can contact Swan Creek Candle Co. to arrange a refund or replacement candle.
Swan Creek Candle has received about 89 reports of the candles with high or erratic flames including 4 reports of minor burns. The company has not received any reports of fire or property damage from the candles.
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