U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission – Recall
Release Date: September 04, 2019
Release Number: 19-DRAFT_Aug 2019
Artizen Oils Recalls Essential Oils Due to Failure to Meet Child Resistant Packaging Requirements; Risk of Poisoning
Name of Product: Artizen Oils Wintergreen and Birch 100 percent Pure & Natural Therapeutic Grade Essential Oils
Hazard: The bottles are not child resistant as required by the Poison Prevention Packaging Act, posing a poisoning risk if the contents are swallowed by young children.
Consumers should immediately remove the essential oils from the reach of children and contact Artizen Oils for a free replacement child-resistant cap.
Consumer Contact: Artizen Oils at 800-986-9413 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. MT Monday through Friday; email firstname.lastname@example.org, put “Free Replacement Cap” in the subject line of the e-mail and in the body, provide your name, address, the bottle size for which you are requesting a replacement cap and the date you purchased the product; or online at artizenoils.com and click on “Recall Information” for more information.
Units: About 6,000
Description: This recall includes all 1- and 2-ounce clear glass bottles of wintergreen and birch essential oils purchased prior to April 15, 2019. The label on each bottle displays Artizen Oils’ logo,the name of the product—Wintergreen or Birch—“100% Pure Therapeutic Grade Essential Oil,” and the size of the bottle.
Incidents/Injuries: None reported
Sold at: Online at eBay.com, Amazon.com, and Walmart.com from June 2017 through April 2019 for between $10 and $17.
Manufacturer: Artizen Oils LLC, of Denver, Colorado
Manufactured in: United States
Photos with captions
Recalled 1-ounce bottle of Wintergreen essential oil
Recalled 1-ounce bottle of recalled Birch essential oil
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