Studio Periscope — Gumnut Candle Holder

plywood sheet and assembled candle holder with candle
plywood sheet and envelope (packaging)
envelope (packaging) and assembly instructions

What are the defects?

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.

What are the hazards?

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

What should consumers 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

Where the product was sold
Dates available for sale
  • 1 July 2012 - 5 April 2017

Recall advertisements and supporting documentation

Responsible regulator

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

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission