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CoScentrix Recalls Candles in Metal Tins Due to Fire Hazard; Sold Exclusively at Hobby Lobby

August 12, 2014
CoScentrix, of Carson, Calif.
Sold At: 

Hobby Lobby stores nationwide and online at from June 2014 through July 2014 for about $6.


The candle’s high flame can ignite the surface of the wax and the polymer coating on the tin-plated container, posing a fire hazard.

Product Numbers Recalled: 
About 126,000
If You Own This Product: 

Consumers should immediately stop using the candles and return them to the nearest Hobby Lobby. Consumers with a receipt will receive a full refund, without a receipt a store credit will be issued. Online purchasers should contact CoScentrix for instructions on returning the product.

Consumer Contact: 

CoScentrix toll-free at (888) 298-2722 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. PT Monday through Friday or online at and click on “Product Recall Info” at the bottom of the page.


CoScentrix has received two reports of the candle’s surface igniting and one report of minor property damage. No injuries have been reported.

Manufactured In: 
United States