B&Q Airforce Dehumidifier – product recall

B&Q Airforce Dehumidifier – recall

The following notice has been issued by the retailer:



B&Q has identified a potential safety issue with the B&Q Airforce 20 Litres/ Day Dehumidifier, offered for sale between August 2007 and August 2014, and is issuing a product recall.

Despite rigorous quality control procedures it has been brought to B&Q’s attention that in some instances the product poses a potential fire safety risk.

If you have purchased this product between the above dates, then please stop using it immediately and contact the helpline 0333 014 3098 (Monday to Friday 8.30am to 8.00pm, Saturday 9.00am to 5.00pm), or return it to your local store where either a replacement dehumidifier or a full purchase price refund will be given.

(Information from the Trading Standards Institute)


About Roger Nield MBE

Safety Director for the SMPL Organisation and supporting our Vulnerable Veterans Programme.
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