BioLite is recalling the BioLite BaseLantern and BaseLantern XL. These are small rechargeable LED lanterns that function as both a light and a powerbank. The BaseLantern is sold exclusively online at Kickstarter.Com.
The lithium-ion battery can overheat while charging, posing a fire hazard.
Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled lanterns and contact BioLite for instructions on returning the lanterns for a free replacement. BioLite is contacting all known customers.