Safety Alert Number 1003331


Lumetique Recalls Botanika Candles Due to Fire and Laceration Hazards
Release #10-173
Firm's Recall Hotline: (888) 872-0228
CPSC Recall Hotline: (800) 638-2772
CPSC Media Contact: (301) 504-7908
HC Media Contact: (613) 957-2983
WASHINGTON, D.C. - The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission and Health Canada, in cooperation with the firm named
below, today announced a voluntary recall of the following products. Consumers should stop using recalled products immediately
unless otherwise instructed. Name of product: DayNa Decker Botanika Candles
Units: About 6,000
Manufacturer: Southern California Candle Co. Inc. , of Los Angeles, Calif. Distributor: Lumetique Inc. , of Los Angeles, Calif. Hazard: The candle flame can unexpectedly flare up and the glass container can crack, posing fire, burn and laceration hazards to
consumers. Incidents/Injuries: The firm has received five reports of the glass breaking and six reports of high flames. No injuries or property
damage have been reported. Description: This recall involves DayNa Decker Botanika brand candles sold in 3-, 6-, and 16-ounce glass containers. The words
"DayNa Decker" and Bacara, Bardou, Clementine, Indigo, Leila, Manzanita, Sierra, Taiga, Violetta, Viva, Yasmin, or Zelia appear
on the bottom of the green glass container. Only Botanika candles with batch code 9J3, 9K1, 9L1 or 9L2 are included in the recall. Batch codes are printed on the bottom of the glass container. Sold at: Resorts, spas, gift shops and specialty stores nationwide from November 2009 through January 2010 for between $30 and
$75, depending on the size. Manufactured in: USA
Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop using the candle and contact Lumetique to receive a full credit toward the purchase
of a DayNa Decker brand product.
To see this recall on CPSC's web site, including pictures of the recalled product, please go to:
http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml10/10173.html