Loot Crate has issued a voluntary recall on Marvel Thanos Infinity Gauntlet oven mitts. There have been 241 reports of burn injuries that included the mitt melting and burning the skin because the mitts lack thermal protection.
Make sure if anyone you know subscribes to Loot Crate, that they know about this recall!
Of the 360,000 units sold, 15,000 of these were sold in Canada through Loot Crate in their May 2016 subscription "Power"-theme box. The subscription was available from April 2016 through May 2016 for about $20.
Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled oven mitts, destroy them and contact
Loot Crate to receive a replacement product. (Apparently, they will accept uploaded photos of your destroyed product as proof, and they will be giving out a Mystery T-shirt and a Simpsons keychain as a replacement product.)
Description: This recall involves the Marvel Thanos Infinity Gauntlet oven mitts. The oven mitt's outer shell is 100% polyester in primarily a golden yellow color with blue, purple, green, red and black accents. The Marvel logo can be found on the upper center part of the oven mitt. Made in China and UPC code 15129322 are printed on the on the care label on the inside seams of the oven mitts.
Distributor: Loot Crate, Inc. of Los Angeles, Calif., supplied by ICUP, Inc. of Cherry Hill, N.J.
For more information, consumers may contact Loot Crate toll-free at 1-855-456-6827 from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. PT Monday through Friday, or online.