Swan Creek Recalls Loose Votive Candles Due to Fire Hazard

Recall Summary

Swan Creek Candle Co. Loose Votive Candles  Name of product:

Loose Votive Candles 


The candles can burn with a high flame, posing a fire and burn hazard.

Consumer Contact:

Swan Creek Candle Co. toll-free at (888) 804-8492 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at and click on “Candle Recall” at the bottom of the home page or e-mail at VHFuRcBCjZK~mLh{AQ+#U$koe]#[J'$~IS3&a@1raBN8!?hoB/O_S for more information.

Recall Details


About 715,000


The recalled votive candles were sold loose, not in any container, and were displayed in open trays or bins. The candles are 2-inches high and are wider at the top measuring 1.75- inch diameter on top and 1.5-inch at the base. The candles were sold in dozens of fragrance varieties and colors. The votive candles were not individually labeled with any prices, model numbers, names, date codes or fragrance descriptions. 


Swan Creek Candle has received about 89 reports of the loose votive candles with high or erratic flames including four reports of minor burns. The firm has not received any reports of fire or property damage. 


Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled votive candles and return them to any Swan Creek Candle company stores for a full refund or a replacement poured votive candle in a votive glass. Consumers who purchased online at  can contact Swan Creek Candle Co. to arrange a refund or replacement candle. Consumers who purchased at other candle shops can return to the store where purchased for a full refund. 

Sold at

Swan Creek Candle company stores in Florida, Michigan and Ohio, other small candle shops nationwide and on-line at from January 2012 through November 2012 for about $2. 


Swan Creek Candle Co., of Swanton, Ohio

Manufactured in

United States

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