Danby Dehumidifiers manufactured by New Widetech between 2009 and 2017 have been recalled.

 

Danby uses a number of suppliers to help manufacture our products. One of our suppliers New Widetech has initiated a voluntary recall due to the possibility of overheating and catching fire, posing fire and burn hazards of select dehumidifiers.

If you do have a Danby dehumidifier, please see the models below or click here to see if your model is on recall.

If your model is affected by the recall, please stop using the dehumidifier immediately and call the toll free number 1-877-251-1512 between 8:00am and 7:00pm Eastern Time or register your product at https://www.recallrtr.com/nwtdehumidifier/.

This recall has also affected other brand name dehumidifiers. If you do not have a Danby dehumidifier, and you have heard about a dehumidifier recall please check the links provided below to see if your dehumidifier brand has also been recalled. To check if your dehumidifier brand is on recall and you’re residing in Canada, please check the Health Canada Website for recalls and safety alerts. If residing in the US, please check the consumer product safety commission recall list.

Recall List | CPSC.gov

Recalls and Alerts – Government of Canada

Recall Details

This recall involves 25, 30, 35, 45, 49, 50, 60, 65, 70, and 74-pint dehumidifiers with the brand names including AeonAir, Amana, ArcticAire (Danby), Classic (Danby / Home Hardware Stores), Commercial Cool, Danby, Danby Designer, Danby Premiere, De’Longhi, Edgestar, Friedrich, Generations (Danby), Haier, Honeywell (JMATEK / AirTek), Idylis, Ivation, perfect aire, SuperClima, Whirlpool, and Whynter. The brand name, model number, and pint capacity are printed on the nameplate sticker on the back of the dehumidifier.

Danby Models Affected

Canada

ArcticAire (Danby)
Model Number Capacity
ADR30A1G 30-pint
ADR45A1G 45-pint
ADR70A1C 70-pint
Classic (Danby / Home Hardware Stores)
Model Number Capacity
CDR2500E 25-pint
CDR4500E 45-pint
3824-515 25-pint
3824-516 45-pint
3824-517 70-pint
3824-518 49-pint
3824-525 25-pint
3824-526 45-pint
3824-527 70-pint
Danby Premiere
Model Number Capacity
DDR6009-RF 60-pint
DDR6011R 60-pint
DDR70A2GP 70-pint
DDR25E 25-pint
DDR30A1GP 30-pint
DDR30A2GP 30-pint
DDR30E 30-pint
DDR45A1GP 45-pint
DDR45A2GP 45-pint
DDR45A3GP 45-pint
DDR45E 45-pint
DDR5009REE 50-pint
DDR5009-RF 50-pint
DDR50A2GP 50-pint
DDR6009REE 60-pint
DDR60A1CP 60-pint
DDR60A1CP-RM 60-pint
DDR60A1CP-SD 60-pint
DDR60A1GP 60-pint
DDR60A2GP 60-pint
DDR60A3GP 60-pint
DDR60A3GP-RM 60-pint
DDR60A3GP-SD 60-pint
DDR60A4GP 60-pint
DDR7009REE 70-pint
DDR7009REE-RM 70-pint
DDR7009-RF 70-pint
Danby Designer
Model Number Capacity
DDR60RGDD 60-pint
DDR60RGDD-RM 60-pint
DDR60RGDD-SD 60-pint

USA

ArcticAire (Danby)
Model Number Capacity
ADR30A2G 30-pint
ADR50A2G 50-pint
ADR70A1C 70-pint
ADR70A2C 70-pint
ADR70A2G 70-pint
Danby Premiere
Model Number Capacity
DDR25E 25-pint
DDR30A1GP 30-pint
DDR30A2GP 30-pint
DDR30E 30-pint
DDR45A1GP 45-pint
DDR45A2GP 45-pint
DDR45A3GDB 45-pint
DDR45A3GP 45-pint
DDR45E 45-pint
DDR5009REE 50-pint
DDR5009-RM 50-pint
DDR5011 50-pint
DDR50A1GP 50-pint
DDR50A2GP 50-pint
DDR50A2GP-RM 50-pint
DDR6009REE 60-pint
DDR6009-RF 60-pint
DDR6011R 60-pint
DDR60A1CP 60-pint
DDR60A1CP-RM 60-pint
DDR60A1CP-SD 60-pint
DDR60A1GP 60-pint
DDR60A2GP 60-pint
DDR60A3GP 60-pint
DDR60A3GP-RM 60-pint
DDR60A3GP-SD 60-pint
DDR7009REE 70-pint
DDR7009REE-RM 70-pint
DDR7009-RF 70-pint
DDR70A1GP 70-pint
DDR70A2GP 70-pint
DDR60A2GP-RM 60-pint
Danby Designer
Model Number Capacity
DDR60RGDD 60-pint
Generations (Danby)
Model Number Capacity
GDR50A1C 50-pint
GDR50A2C 50-pint
GDR5011BL 50-pint
Danby
Model Number Capacity
DDR070A3GDB 70-pint
DDR70A2GP-RM 70-pint

 

Manufacturer: New Widetech, of Taiwan

Manufactured in: China

 

For more information see New Widetech’s full press release here.