Get Fresh Cosmetics Pty Ltd—Plush Knitted Hot Water Bottles - Pink and Grey

Identifying features

Product Codes:
1. S-HWB008 (Grey)
2. S-HWB010 (Pink)

Batch No: 11

What are the defects?

The hot water bottles did not have the full mandatory warning or instructions marked on the product packaging as specified in the Trade Practices (Consumer Product Safety Standard) (Hot Water Bottles) Regulations 2008. Additionally, the warning message, “Do not use boiling water” was not permanently marked on the bottle.

What are the hazards?

Due to incorrect labelling and the lack of mandatory cautionary markings on the bottle, consumers could misuse the product and suffer serious burns as a result.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should cease using this product immediately and return it to the place of purchase to obtain a full refund.

Traders who sold this product

Pharmacies and gift stores

Where the product was sold
Nationally
Dates available for sale
  • 1 February 2011 - 28 June 2011

Recall advertisements and supporting documentation

Responsible regulator

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is the responsible regulator for this recall.

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission