Cost Plus World Market Recalls Bleeding Drip Taper Candles

Bleeding taper candles
Recalled bleeding taper candles (Image Provided)

Washington, DC—(ENEWSPF)—February 22, 2018

By: Rosemary Piser

Cost Plus World Market is recalling it bleeding drip taper candles due to potential fire hazard.

Recall Summary

Name of product: Bleeding drip taper candles

Hazard:  The candles’ high flame can ignite the surface of the wax, posing a fire hazard.

Remedy: Refund

Recall date: February 21, 2018

Units: About 8,400

Recall Details

Description: This recall involves Cost Plus World Market’s bleeding drip taper candles sold in a pack of two candles. The unscented wax candles are black and bleed red wax as they melt. They measure about 10 inches long.  World Market, Bleeding Drip Taper Candles and SKU/UPC 544668/000000544668 can be found on the product packaging.

Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled candles and return them to any Cost Plus World Market or World Market store for a full refund.

Incidents/Injuries: The firm has received two incident reports, including one of a candle catching on fire. No injuries or property damage have been reported.

Sold At: Cost Plus World Market and World Market stores nationwide and online at from August 2017 through October 2017 for about $7.

Manufacturer(s):  Proud Wealth International LTD, of China

Importer(s): Cost Plus Management Services Inc., of Alameda, Calif.

Manufactured In: China

Recall number: 18-105




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