Recalls

Overview

Various AeonAir, Danby and De’Longhi Dehumidifiers recalled due to Fire Hazard

Recall Information
Health Canada RA-75829
CPSC 21-174

Product description: This recall involves various AeonAir, Danby (Danby Premiere, Danby Generations, Danby Classic, Danby ArcticAire), and De’Longhi brand dehumidifiers. Affected dehumidifier model numbers, UPC codes and serial numbers can be found on the New Widetech’s recall website.

Hazard identified: The dehumidifiers can overheat, posing a fire hazard.

As of July 14, 2021 the company has received 2 reports of incidents in Canada, that resulted in fire and/or smoke damage to property. No incidents of injury were reported in Canada. In the United States, the company has received 107 reports of incidents that resulted in fire and/or smoke damage to property. No incidents of injury have been reported in the United States. In Mexico, the company has received no reports of incidents or injuries.

Number sold: Up to 413,915 units of the affected product were sold in Canada, up to 2,103,028 million units were sold in the United States, and approximately 25,659 units were sold in Mexico.

Time period sold: The affected products were sold from 2009 to 2017.

Place of origin: Manufactured in China.

For detailed list of affected models, please visit:

Health Canada: https://healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/hc-sc/2021/75829r-eng.php

CPSC: https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2021/Two-Million-Dehumidifiers-With-Well-Known-Brand-Names-Recalled-Due-to-Fire-and-Burn-Hazards-Manufactured-by-New-Widetech