TNT Smoke Fireworks Recall [US]

US FlagUS/Washington: TNT Smoke Fireworks Recall [US]American Promotional Events recalls an estimated 36,100 TNT Red, White, & Blue Smoke Fireworks due to suspected unexpected explosion and consequential risk of burns, injury and eye damage, all serious health hazards. CPSC:

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The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) reports this recall involves certain batch/lots of TNT Red, White, & Blue Smoke Fireworks.

The recalled Fireworks are pyrotechnic devices that make smoke when lit. They were sold in a bag containing three (3) canisters: one red, one blue and one white. Each colored Smoke Firework is a cardboard cylinder tube that measures about one (1) inch in diameter and five (5) inches long. The TNT logo, “Red, White & Blue Smoke” and UPC number 027736036561 appear on the packaging.

Please consult the photograph above for details of the product’s packaging, design and retail presentation. Additional images of the recalled Fireworks are pictured on the Web site above.

==> No barcodes, UPCs, item numbers or other identification numbers were listed with this recall notification.

According to the CPSC, the Fireworks can explode unexpectedly after being lit, posing burn and injury hazards to users and to those nearby. American Promotional Events has received three (3) incident reports, resulting in three (3) people suffering burn injuries from the Fireworks. No property damage has been reported.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession any of the recalled Fireworks, please do not use them. Instead, kindly return the product to the store where you purchased it for a full refund.

The Fireworks were sold as Albertsons, Kroger, Meijer, Target, Walmart and other retailers in Illinois, Ohio, Vermont and Wisconsin from May 2017 through June 2017 about $5.

If you have any questions about this recall notification, please contact American Promotional Events at 1-800-243-1189 from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM, Eastern Standard Time, Monday to Friday. Alternatively, you can visit the company’s Web site at and click on the Product Recall link at the bottom right-hand corner of the page or by e-mail at

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More information about this recall:
CPSC recall number: 17-181
Recalls Direct RIN: 8875-2017
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