Nutrilife Recalls Bottles of Hydrogen Peroxide Due to Fire, Burn Hazards

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August 25, 2017

The Consumer Product Safety Commission issued the following recall alert on Nutrilife 29% hydrogen peroxide (H202) one-gallon bottles:

Name of product: Nutrilife 29% hydrogen peroxide (H202) one-gallon bottles.

Hazard: The bottle caps on the 29% hydrogen peroxide one-gallon bottles do not vent properly and can allow pressure to build up in the bottle and cause it to expand and rupture, posing fire and burn hazards.

Remedy: Refund, repair.

Recall number: 17-209.

Consumer contact: Nutrilife toll-free at 877-533-9572 anytime, direct at 604-996-6609 or 250-300-9455, by email at or online at and click on “H202 Urgent Recall Notice” for more information.

Recall details

Description: This recall involves Nutrilife Plant Products one-gallon/four-liter bottles of hydrogen peroxide (H202) liquid 29% oxidizer, which is used as a source of oxygen for water, a preservative for fresh cut flowers, and to keep unwanted nutrient residuals clear in reservoirs, drippers and dripper lines. The plastic bottles are white with a blue/green label with a handle at the top. The Nutrilife logo, H202, Liquid 29% Oxidizer and “An Oxygen Source for Water” are printed on the front label. Open and closing instructions are printed on the bottle caps with indented lettering.

Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled bottles of hydrogen peroxide, contact Nutrilife for safe handling instructions and to receive a free replacement bottle cap or for instructions on how to destroy the bottles and receive a full refund.

Incidents/injuries: Nutrilife has received one report of a fire resulting in minor property damage.

Sold at: Plant food and hydroponic stores nationwide from November 2016 through July 2017 for about $33.

Manufacturer: Nutrilife Plant Products, of Canada.

Manufactured in: Canada.

Units: About 11,800 (in addition, about 3,500 in Canada).

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