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By PIO / Fire Prevention Officer Scot Best
March 19, 2021

The following products were recently recalled by the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC):


1) Name of product: illu-Mist Battery-Powered Garden Sprayers

Hazard: The sprayer’s lithium-ion battery can overheat, posing a fire hazard.
Recall date: March 18, 2021

For more information visit:
https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2021/HD-Hudson-Recalls-Battery-Powered-Sprayers-Due-to-Fire-Hazard

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2) Name of product: HOFISH 10-Inch Hybrid Certi-PUR Certified Foam and Pocket Spring Mattresses

Hazard: The mattresses fail to meet the mandatory federal flammability standard for mattresses, posing a fire hazard.
Recall date: March 17, 2021

For more information visit:
https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2021/HOFISH-Recalls-Mattresses-Due-to-Violation-of-Federal-Flammability-Standard-Sold-Exclusively-on-Amazon-com

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3) Name of product: KTM SX-E 5 and Husqvarna EE-5 Motorcycles

Hazard: Water can get into the battery causing a short circuit, posing a crash hazard.
Recall date: March 11, 2021

For more information visit:
https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2021/KTM-and-Husqvarna-Motorcycles-Recall-Closed-Course-Competition-Motorcycles-Due-to-Crash-Hazard-Recall-Alert

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4) Name of product: Revive Three Wick Soy Candles

Hazard: The candles’ high flames can ignite the surface of the wax, posing fire and burn hazards.
Recall date: March 11, 2021

For more information visit:
https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2021/Melaleuca-Recalls-Three-Wick-Revive-Candles-Due-to-Fire-and-Burn-Hazards-Recall-Alert#

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5) Name of product: Model Year 2020-2021 RANGER 1000, RANGER CREW 1000, RANGER XP 1000, and RANGER CREW XP 1000 and Model Year 2020 ProXD 2000G, ProXD 2000G H, ProXD 4000G, and ProXD 4000G H

Hazard: The throttle pedal can return to the idle position more slowly than anticipated once the pedal is released or stick in the depressed position, posing a crash hazard.
Recall date: March 4, 2021

For more information visit:
https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2021/Polaris-Recalls-Ranger-Recreational-Off-Highway-Vehicles-and-ProXD-Utility-Vehicles-Due-to-Crash-Hazard-Recall-Alert


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