BJ's recalls Berkley Jensen Citronella Tiki Torches

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The tiki torch top can break open and/or fall off while lit

BJ's Wholesale Club of Marlborough, Mass., is recalling about 90,000 Berkley Jensen Citronella 72-inch Tiki Torches.

The tiki torch top can break open and/or fall off while lit, posing a burn hazard.

The firm has received nine reports of the tiki torch top breaking open and/or falling off, resulting in two reports of burn injuries.

This recall involves Berkley Jensen Citronella 72-inch Tiki Torches. The torches are five inches wide and 72 inches high, or six inches wide and 72 inches high on a wrought iron stake.

They were sold with copper-plated, nickel-plated, black, or gray torch tops with a fiberglass wick.

The tiki torches, manufactured in India, were sold exclusively at BJ's Wholesale Club locations nationwide and online at www.bjs.com from January 2015, through November 2023, for about $13.

What to do

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled tiki torches and contact BJ's Wholesale Club for a full refund. Consumers should destroy and dispose of or return the tiki torches (with the fuel reservoir empty) to BJ's Wholesale Club to receive a refund.

Consumers may contact BJ's at (800) 257-2582 from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. (ET) Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. (ET) Saturday and 12 p.m. to 6 p.m. (ET) Sunday, by email at www.bjs.com/help/recall and click on the email icon, or online at https://www.bjs.com/content?

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