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Recall - Crabtree & Evelyn brand reed diffusers

Web posted on August 14, 2013

This recall involves Crabtree & Evelyn brand reed diffusers in various fragrances. There are a total of 7 products covered by the recall.

Product NameItem CodeUPC
India Hicks Island Living Casuarina Home Fragrance Reed Diffuser53608044936139922
Iris Home Fragrance Reed Diffuser 79504 044936214643
Rosewater Home Fragrance Reed Diffuser 79251 044936216654
Lavender Home Fragrance Reed Diffuser 79540 044936218696
Windsor Forest Home Fragrance Reed Diffuser 79733 044936240048
Pomegranate Grove Home Fragrance Reed Diffuser 79756 044936241489
Winter Garden Home Fragrance Reed Diffuser 80104 044936255585

The recalled products pose a very high level of toxicity though inhalation and are consequently prohibited by the Consumer Chemicals and Containers Regulations, 2001. Exposure through inhalation of the affected products may cause serious injury.

Neither Health Canada nor Crabtree & Evelyn, Ltd. has received any reports of incidents or injuries to Canadians related to the use of the recalled diffusers.

the affected reed diffusers were manufactured in the United States by Crabtree & Evelyn, Ltd., Woodstock, Connecticut. The recalled reed diffusers were sold from January 2012 to December 2012 affecting approximately 4000 units of the recalled reed diffusers were sold.

Information on how to help keep children safe from unintentional exposure to reed diffusers is available at Advising Canadians about Reed Diffusers.

General safety information on household chemicals can be found at Use household chemicals safely.

Consumers should stop using the product immediately and contact Crabtree & Evelyn by phone at 1-866-500-4823 or by email to exchange the affected product for a refund.


For more information on this or other Health Canada consumer product advisories, warnings, and recalls, visit the website at hc-sc.gc.ca.

Please note that the Canada Consumer Product Safety Act prohibits recalled products from being redistributed, sold or even given away in Canada.

To report consumer product incidents to Health Canada, visit the website for reporting instructions.

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