Sheridan—Indulgence blanket

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Product description

The Indulgence blanket is a nylon blanket that is primarily sold to commercial customers under the Actil brand. Sheridan is making direct contact with these commercial customers. A further 227 blankets have been sold by Sheridan's Direct Factory Outlets between 19/02/07 and 21/05/07.

Reasons the product is recalled

Formaldehyde is present in a wide rang of everyday products. Testing has found the blanket contains levels of formaldehyde that exceed Sheridan's own product specifications and standards.

The hazards to consumers

Advice has been received that the formaldehyde levels in the new Indulgence blankets may pose a risk of short-term skin or respiratory irritation for some consumers.

What consumers should do

Return the product to the place of purchase for a replacement or refund or phone 1800 625 516 for further information.



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Responsible regulator

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

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