Grower’s Edge branded Vaporizer Recall [US & Canada]


Grower's Edge branded Vaporizer Recall [US & Canada]

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US FlagCanada FlagUS/Washington & Canada/Ottawa: Hawthorne Hydroponics LLC, a Vancouver, Washington establishment and Hawthorne Canada Limited a Surrey, British Columbia establishment recalls an estimated total 60,340 of Grower’s Edge branded Vaporizers (approximately 60,000 in the US and approximately 340 in Canada) from the American and Canadian marketplaces due to suspected overheating with consequential risks of fire, burns, scalds, smoke inhalation and property damage, all serious safety hazards.

CPSC: http://ht.ly/USXa30qtChy; HCSC: http://ht.ly/mcb530qtChr

Direct US link: https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2020/Hawthorne-Hydroponics-Recalls-Growers-Edge-Vaporizers-Due-To-Burn-Shock-and-Fire-Hazard

Direct Canada link: https://healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/hc-sc/2020/72461r-eng.php

Additional information:
The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) reports this recall involves certain Deluxe and Commercial models of the Grower’s Edge branded Vaporizers sold by Hawthorne Hydroponics LLC for use in hydroponic growing.

The Deluxe Vaporizers have a yellow, aluminum body and adjustable vaporizing cup while the Commercial models (shown above) have a stainless steel plate and adjustable vaporizing cup. The following model numbers, visible on the packaging, are included in the recall:

  • Grower’s Edge Deluxe Vaporizers, sold with a model number of 704050 and a UPC of 870883005795
  • Grower’s Edge Commercial Vaporizers, sold with a model number of 740650 and a UPC of 870883000608

Please consult the photograph above for details of the product’s design and retail presentation. One (1) additional image of the recalled Grower’s Edge branded Vaporizers can be found on the Web site above.

According to the CPSC, the recalled Vaporizers can overheat, and the vaporized materials can pose a burn risk if spilled or cause a fire if they fall onto a combustible surface. The Deluxe model of the Vaporizer also poses an electrical shock hazard if a consumer touches a small copper piece at the base of the Vaporizer while in use. Hawthorne received eleven (11) reports of overheating or fire, nine (9) for the Deluxe and two (2) for the commercial model. Hawthorne has received one (1) report of property damage as a result of Vaporizer use, apart from damage to the vaporizer itself. No injuries have been reported.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession any of the recalled Grower’s Edge branded Vaporizers, please do not use them. Instead, kindly return the product to the store where you purchased it for a full refund in the form of store credit.

Please note: this is a joint recall from the US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) and Health Canada (“HCSC”).

==> If you have a medical emergency, please contact 9-1-1, your closest hospital or emergency center equipped to properly treat burns, scalds, smoke inhalation.

If you have any questions about this recall notification, please contact Hawthorne Hydroponics toll-free at 1-855-913-1678 from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM, Eastern Standard Time, Monday to Friday. Alternatively, you can visit the company’s Web site at http://www.growers-edge.net/ and then click on the “Recall Notice” link or https://www.growers-edge.net/page/recall-notices.

==> To see other recalls and notifications caused by suspected faulty and/or dangerous Vaporizers, please search for “vaporizer” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Overheating hazards, please search for “overheat” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Fire hazards, please search for “fire” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Burn or Scalds hazards, please search for “burn” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to products made, marketed and/or sold by Hawthorne Hydroponics LLC, please search for “Hawthorne” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to products made, marketed and/or sold under the Grower’s Edge brand, please search for “Grower’s Edge” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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More information about this recall:
CPSC recall number: 20-095
HCSC ID number: RA-72461
Recalls Direct RIN: 12860-2020
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