Safety Alert Number 0909286


Lamplight Farms Recalls Replacement Torch
Fuel Containers Due to Fire Hazard
Release # 09-349
Firm's Recall Hotline: (866) 671-7988
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: Flame Guards on Clear-Vu(r) Torch Fuel Containers
Units: About 720,000
Manufacturer: Lamplight Farms Inc. , of Menomonee Falls, Wis. Hazard: The flame guards on the recalled replacement torch fuel containers can malfunction and cause the containers to melt
while the torch is in use, posing a fire hazard to consumers. Incidents/Injuries: Lamplight has received 35 reports of the fuel containers melting while the torch was lit including one report of
a minor burn injury. Description: The recall involves Clear-Vu® Torch Fuel Containers sold as replacements. "RC" is stamped on the underside of the
flame guard. Clear-Vu® torch fuel containers that came with torches are not included in this recall. Sold at: Discount, hardware, and home improvement stores nationwide from January 2008 through August 2009 for between $1
and $3. Manufactured in: China
Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled flame guards on Clear-Vu® torch fuel containers and contact
Lamplight to receive a free repair kit. Consumer Contact: : For more information, contact Lamplight toll-free at (866) 671-7988 between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. ET Monday
through Friday, or visit the firm's Web site at www.lamplight.com
To see this recall on CPSC's web site, including pictures of recalled product, please go to:
http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml09/09349.html