Beanworthy Recalls Combination Battery Chargers/Hand Warmers Due to Fire and Burn Hazard; Sold Exclusively at Amazon.com
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. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product.
Name of product: Combination battery chargers and hand warmers
Hazard: The chargers can overheat, posing a fire and burn hazard to consumers.
Consumer Contact: Beanworthy toll-free at 877-405-4998 anytimeor online at efr.beanworthy.com for more information.
Units: About 12,000
Description: This recall involves Human Creations EnergyFlux and EnergyFlux Slim model battery chargers and hand warmers. They are used to recharge cell phones, tablets and other electronic devices with a USB port. They were sold in eight colors: black, gray, pink, red, orange, green, blue and white. "Human Creations EnergyFlux 4400 mAh" or "Human Creations EnergyFlux Slim 4400 mAh" are printed on the side of the chargers/handwarmers. EnergyFlux 4400mAh measures about 3.5 by 2.3 by 0.97 inches and EnergyFlux Slim 4400mAh measures about 4.2 by 1.7 by 1 inches.
Incidents/Injuries: The firm has received two reports of the recalled battery charger and hand warmer overheating and catching on fire. No injuries have been reported.
Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled combination battery charger and hand warmer and contact Beanworthy for a free replacement product. Beanworthy is contacting purchasers directly.
Sold exclusively at: Online at Amazon.com from October 2015 through February 2016 for about $30.
Importer: Beanworthy LLC, of Newark, Del.
Manufacturer: Shenzhen Olive Technology Co. LTD, of China
Manufactured In: China