Fuel Gel

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

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)

Madigan Wants Ban On Fuel Gel-Based Firepots

Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan on Wednesday called on the federal government to ban popular home and garden products known as garden firepots.

CBS Chicago–08/10/2011

Outdoor candles use fuel gels (AP Photo).

Fuel Gel Product Pulled From Store Shelves After Reported Injuries

A fuel gel product has been pulled from store shelves after at least 23 burn injures were reported nationwide.

06/22/2011