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Saturday, May 26, 2018 9:16 am

Bluefin wireless phone chargers recalled

The Journal Gazette

Bluefin has recalled about 3,000 wireless phone chargers due to a burn hazard, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission said this week.

This recall involves wireless smart phone chargers with model number AC16B printed on the bottom. The recalled chargers are circular and have clear edges and a white plastic center with black trim. They measure about 3.9" in diameter and 0.4" tall. A black USB cable is included with the chargers.

The wireless phone charger can overheat while in use, posing a burn hazard. The firm has received three reports of the phone chargers overheating. No injuries have been reported.

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled chargers and contact Bluefin for a full refund.

Customers are asked to Bluefin toll-free at 877-211-7220, ext. 145 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Eastern Standard Time Monday through Friday, email at or online at and click on the recall link at the bottom of the page for more information.

The product was distributed as a free promotional item to attendees at the FICO World tradeshow in Miami Beach, Florida, and other events in April 2018.