Studio Periscope — Gumnut Candle Holder

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Product description

The gumnut candle holder is supplied as a hoop pine plywood sheet with pieces pre-cut. The pieces are popped out of the sheet and slotted together to make a candle holder, similar to a 3-D jigsaw puzzle.
plywood sheet and assembled candle holder with candle
plywood sheet and envelope (packaging)
envelope (packaging) and assembly instructions

Reasons the product is recalled

The assembled wooden candle holder may catch fire.

The product is covered by the permanent ban on combustible candle holders, as set out in Consumer Protection Notice No.12 of 2011 Permanent ban on combustible candle holders. This ban covers objects that are designed to hold or decorate a candle and which ignite and continue to flame for at least 5 seconds when subjected to flame or heat emanating from a candle.

The hazards to consumers

Potential burns, serious injury or death can occur if the candle holder catches fire.

What consumers should do

The candle holder should be returned to the place of purchase for a full refund.


Studio Periscope

Traders who sold this product

Museum and gallery shops, gift stores, souvenir stores, markets, online

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Responsible regulator

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

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