Safety Alert Number 0805144


The Home Depot Recalls Candle Holders
Due to Fire Hazard
Release #08-274
Firm's Recall Hotline: (866) 403-5504
CPSC Recall Hotline: (800) 638-2772
CPSC Media Contact: (301) 504-7908
WASHINGTON, D.C. - The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with the firm named below, today
announced a voluntary recall of the following consumer product. Consumers should stop using recalled products immediately
unless otherwise instructed. Name of Product: Candle Holders
Units: About 14,000
Importer: The Home Depot, of Atlanta, Ga. Hazard: Sunlight passing through the glass portion can cause nearby flammable materials to ignite, posing a fire hazard. Incidents/Injuries: The firm has received one report of a fire. No injuries or property damage have been reported. Description: The sun-shaped candle holder is glass and metal, and was sold in four colors (red, green, blue, and yellow). "15.75"
Candle Holder" is printed on the product's hang tag. Sold at: The Home Depot stores in the southern and western regions of the U.S. from January 2008 through March 2008 for about
$10. Manufactured in: China
Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled products and return them to The Home Depot for a full refund. Consumer Contact: For additional information, call toll-free (866) 403-5504 between 8:30 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. ET, or visit the
company's Web site at www.homedepot.com
To see this recall on CPSC's web site, including pictures of the recalled product, please go to:
http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml08/08274.html