Elho BV Greenville Plant Hanger Recall [Canada]


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Elho BV Greenville Plant Hanger Recall [Canada]

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Canada/Ottawa: Elho BV, a Tilberg, Netherlands establishment, recalls an estimated 205 Elho BV Greenville Plant Hangers from the Canadian marketplace due to suspected component failure and consequential risks of structural failure, fall from height, bone fracture, concussion, laceration and death, all serious safety hazards.

HCSC: http://ht.ly/CjmT30r96qJ

Direct link: https://healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/hc-sc/2020/73851r-eng.php

Additional information:
Health Canada/Santé Canada (“HCSC”) reports this recall involves certain Elho Greenville Plant Hangers with hooks incorporated into the design for balcony railings.

  • The recalled Plant Hangers were manufactured in various colours and in two (2) sizes: a Long format, consisting of a rectangular design approximately 45 centimetres in length and having an approximate volume of 9.2 litres, and Single format consisting of a circular design approximately 20 centimetres in diameter and having an approximate volume of 3.3 litres.

An additional saucer for self-watering can be attached to the bottom of the Plant Hangers.  The recalled Plant Hangers are equipped with two (2) holes on the top for straps to strengthen the Hangers.

The following Plant Hangers are included in this recall:

  • Greenville Plant Hanger Single (circular format) – White, sold with an article number of 04 618 019 150 00 and an EAN of 904346508
  • Greenville Plant Hanger Single (circular format) – Leaf Green, sold with an article number of 04 618 019 360 00 and an EAN of 904346539
  • Greenville Plant Hanger Single (circular format) – Living Concrete, sold with an article number of 04 618 019 431 00 and an EAN of 904349714
  • Greenville Plant Hanger Single (circular format) – Living Black, sold with an article number of 04 618 019 433 00 and an EAN of 904346560
  • Greenville Plant Hanger Single (circular format) – Brique, sold with an article number of 04 618 019 762 00 and an EAN of 004346591
  • Greenville Plant Hanger Long (rectangular format) – White, sold with an article number of 04 618 045 150 00 and an EAN of 904346713
  • Greenville Plant Hanger Long (rectangular format) – Leaf Green, sold with an article number of 04 618 045 360 00 and an EAN of 904346744
  • Greenville Plant Hanger Long (rectangular format) – Living Concrete, sold with an article number of 04 618 045 431 00 and an EAN of 904349752
  • Greenville Plant Hanger Long (rectangular format) – Living Black, sold with an article number of 04 618 045 433 00 and an EAN of 8711904346775
  • Greenville Plant Hanger Long (rectangular format) – Brique, sold with an article number of 04 618 045 762 00 and an EAN of 904346805

Please consult the photograph above for details of the product’s design and retail presentation. Additional images of the recalled Plant Hangers can be found on the Web site above.

==> No barcodes, UPCs, best-before date codes, manufacturing date codes, production dates, expiry dates, regulatory approval designations, registration numbers, agency approval designations or other identification numbers were listed with this recall notification.

According to Health Canada, exposure to high outdoor temperatures can deform the plastic material used in these Plant Hangers and cause them to fall from balcony railings, posing an injury hazard.

As of August 24, 2020, Elho BV has received no reports of incidents or injuries in Canada. Internationally, however, Elho BV has received six (6) reports of recalled Plant Hangers falling from height. As of press time, no injuries had been reported.

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

If you have any further questions, comments or complaints about this recall, please contact Elho BV by telephone long distance at +31 (0)13 751 57 50 during normal business hours Central European Time (“CET”), Monday to Friday, on the Web at https://www.elho.com/en/important-safety-warning-elho-greenville-planthangers/ or by e-mail at contact@elho.com.

Please note: the Canada Consumer Product Safety Act prohibits recalled products from being redistributed, sold or even given away in Canada.

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

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

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

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

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

==> To see other recalls and notifications for products manufactured, marketed and/or sold by Elho BV, please search for “Elho” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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More information about this recall:
HCSC ID number: RA-73851
Recalls Direct RIN: 13493-2020
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