The candles are either white or gold with glitter coating and are shaped like a Christmas tree, star, or angel. Each shape is approximately 10cm in height and is individually wrapped in clear plastic with a ribbon tied in a bow.
What are the defects?
The glitter coating on the candle may catch alight and remain alight for longer than permitted under the Competition and Consumer Act (2010) Permanent Ban on Combustible Candle Holders.
What are the hazards?
Burns, serious injury, or death could result if the glitter coating catches alight and causes a fire.
What should consumers do?
Cease using the product immediately and return it to the place of purchase for a full refund.
Traders who sold this product
These candles were sold at Coles Supermarkets, BiLo and Pick n Pay.
Where the product was sold
Dates available for sale