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U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission

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CPSC issues another fire gel recall

On September 1, 2011

Ceramic fire gel pots are a fire and burn hazard. The Consumer Product Safety Commission issued two fire gel recalls. The second one involves 2 million bottles of gel fuels involving multiple brands.

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CPSC investigates claims of injuries from firepots and their fuel

On June 17, 2011

Look around your yard this weekend as there may be a fire hazard. Firepots and the gel that’s used to fuel them are under investigation by the Consumer Product Safety Commission over reports of injuries.  A national retailer is also pulling the products off store shelves over the alleged safety concerns.