Get Fresh Cosmetics Pty Ltd—Plush Knitted Hot Water Bottles - Pink and Grey

PRA number

2011/12698

Published date

Product description

Plush knitted hot water bottles - pink and grey
Grey Hot Water Bottle
Pink Hot Water Bottle
Identifying features
Product Codes: 1. S-HWB008 (Grey) 2. S-HWB010 (Pink) Batch No: 11

Other identifying numbers

Product Codes:
1. S-HWB008 (Grey)
2. S-HWB010 (Pink)

Batch No: 11

What are the defects?

The hot water bottles did not have the full mandatory warning or instructions marked on the product packaging as specified in the Trade Practices (Consumer Product Safety Standard) (Hot Water Bottles) Regulations 2008. Additionally, the warning message, “Do not use boiling water” was not permanently marked on the bottle.

What are the hazards?

Due to incorrect labelling and the lack of mandatory cautionary markings on the bottle, consumers could misuse the product and suffer serious burns as a result.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should cease using this product immediately and return it to the place of purchase to obtain a full refund.

Traders who sold this product

Pharmacies and gift stores

Where the product was sold

Nationally

Dates available for sale

-

Recall advertisements and supporting documentation

Recall advertisement

Responsible regulator

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