2.25 million dehumidifiers are recalled for fire risk

2.25 million dehumidifiers are recalled for fire risk

Reports of 46 fires that caused $ 2.15 million in property damage have led China-based Gree Electric Appliances to recall 2.25 million dehumidifiers it manufactured under 12 different brand names, including Frigidaire, SoleusAir, Danby, and others. The recall comes two months after the manufacturer issued a stop-sale notice for some of the models on today’s recall list.

The recall involves 20-, 25-, 30-, 40-, 45-, 50-, 65- and 70-pint dehumidifiers with brand names Danby (6 models), DeLonghi (3 models), … (read more)

1.7 million Royal Prestige thermal-wall pots and pans recalled due to burn and fire hazard

1.7 million Royal Prestige thermal-wall pots and pans recalled due to burn and fire hazard

Hy Cite Enterprises has recalled 1.7 million Royal Prestige 9-Ply thermal-wall pots and pans because they can collapse, crimp, or severely deform when exposed to heat, posing a burn and fire hazard.

The company is aware of 1,136 reports of cookware collapsing, crimping, or deforming, including one report of someone getting spattered with hot oil when the pan collapsed inward while cooking.

Sold door-to-door by independent distributors of Hy Cite Enterprises for $ … (read more)