Macpac NZ Ltd — Macpac Micro-Stove

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Product description

A small, portable butane burner appliance that can screw onto a portable butane canister.

The product is designed with a screw thread for attachment and 3 folding legs on which to place a small cooking vessel such as a pot.

The product is for use when hiking or camping in the wilderness.
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DOM 08/19

Reasons the product is recalled

The product does not meet the required gas safety standard. The threaded component may be difficult to connect to the butane canister.

The hazards to consumers

Gas can leak for longer than the expected short burst when screwing the product onto the canister. If this occurs near an ignition source, the released flammable gas may ignite resulting in a fire or serious illness, injury or death.

What consumers should do

Customers must stop using the product immediately and return it to their nearest Macpac retail store for a full refund. In addition to a refund, Macpac is offering customers a $20 store voucher upon returning the product.

For further information, consumers can contact Macpac Australia on 1800 325 215 or email or go to

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Responsible regulator

Resources Safety & Health Queensland is the responsible regulator for this recall.

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