Risk of Mold Exposure
Washington, DC—(ENEWSPF)—January 22, 2018
By: Rosemary Piser
Name of product: Hudson comforters by UGG
Hazard: Mold can be present, posing a risk of respiratory or other infections in individuals with compromised immune systems, damaged lungs or an allergy to mold.
Recall date: January 18, 2018
Units: About 175,000 in the U.S. (In addition, about 20 in Canada)
In Conjunction With: Canada
Description: This recall involves Hudson comforters by UGG. The polyester comforters were sold in four different solid colors: garnet, navy, gray, and oatmeal, and three sizes: twin, full/queen, and king. See “Sold At” section for affected dates of sale.
Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled comforters and return them to Bed Bath & Beyond for a full refund.
Incidents/Injuries: None reported
Sold At: Bed Bath & Beyond stores nationwide and online at www.bedbathandbeyond.com from August 2017 through October 2017 for about $70 (twin), $90 (full/queen), and $110 (king).
Manufacturer(s): BHF International LTD, of Hong Kong
Importer(s): Liberty Procurement Co. Inc., of Union, N.J., an affiliate of Bed Bath & Beyond Inc., of Union, N.J.
Distributor(s): Liberty Procurement Co. Inc., of Union, N.J., an affiliate of Bed Bath & Beyond Inc., of Union, N.J.
Manufactured In: China