Women's Scarves Recalled by Yangtze Store Due to Violation of Federal Flammability Standard Hazard; Sold Exclusively on 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: Women's scarves
Hazard: The women's scarves fail to meet the federal flammability standard for clothing textiles, posing a risk of burn injuries to consumers.
Recall date: June 19, 2018
Units: About 640
Consumer Contact: Yangtze Store toll-free at 877-861-1539 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, email at firstname.lastname@example.org with Product Recall as the email subject or online at www.yangtzestore.com and click on the Recall Notice tab located at the bottom of the webpage for more information.
Description: This recall involves 100% silk Yangtze Store women's scarves. The scarves measure about 67 inches long by 22 inches wide. The scarves were sold in the following 11 colors: black, fuchsia, green, light blue, navy, red, taupe, turquoise, pink, purple and white. On Amazon.com, the recalled scarves were sold as "Long Georgette Silk Scarf Butterfly Print."
Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled scarves and contact Yangtze Store for a full refund. Yangtze Store is contacting all known purchasers directly.
Incidents/Injuries: None reported
Sold At: Exclusively online at Amazon.com from January 2017 through April 2018 for between $13 and $15. Manufacturer(s): Jin Bo Si Chou Fu Shi You Xian Gong Si, of China
Importer: Yangtze Store, of Canada
Distributor: Yangtze Store, of Canada
Manufactured In: China