700,000+ glass jar candles recalled due to risk of lids breaking

Posted at 5:34 AM, Nov 25, 2015
and last updated 2015-11-25 05:34:46-05

BETHESDA, Md. — Hundreds of thousands of discount glass jar candles are being recalled by the Consumer Product Safety Commission, due to a laceration hazard.

Below is the information on this particular recall.

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Recalled candles

MVP Group’s Glass Jar Candles with Lids — The glass lid can break when the jar is being opened, posing a laceration hazard.  About 720,000 units are impacted.  There have been 16 reported incidents resulting in laceration injuries, some requiring medical attention, including one requiring stitches.  They were sold under a variety of brand names and scents at Big Lots, Dollar General and Family Dollar stores.  Refunds are available.  Click here for more information.