On June 3, 2010, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission and IKEA Home Furnishings announced a safety recall of approximately 1,900 IKEA Sultan Heidal spring mattresses, after the mattresses were found to be in violation of federal open flame standards for mattresses. The mattresses pose a risk of fire and burn hazards to consumers.
The recall affects all IKEA Sultan Heidal spring mattresses that were available in twin, full, queen, and king sizes, with date stamps 0725 through 1014 printed on the label and supplier number 20520. The following article numbers are included in the recall:
- 701-095-77 (twin)
- 301-109-69 (full)
- 501-109-73 (queen)
- 901-109-71 (king)
The mattresses were sold through IKEA stores nationwide from June 2007 through April 2010 for between $500 and $1000. Consumers are advised to discontinue using the mattresses immediately and contact a local IKEA store for a replacement or refund.