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Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan has urged the federal government to ban garden firepots like these, comparing the fuel gel that they burn to napalm. (Credit: CBS)

9 Companies Issue Recalls Of Fuel Gel For Firepots

Nine companies have issued voluntary recalls of about 2 million containers of fuel gel used in popular home and garden decorations known as firepots — a product Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan has compared to “legalized napalm.”

CBS Chicago–09/01/2011