Klenk’s Lacquer Thinner Recall [Canada]


Canada CFIA RecallCanada/Ottawa: Klenk's Lacquer Thinner Recall [Canada]Swing Paints Ltd. recalls approximately 1,764 units of Klenk’s Lacquer Thinner due to failure to meet child-resistant packaging requirements for consumer chemical products required by the Consumer Chemicals and Containers Regulations, 2001 under the Canada Consumer Product Safety Act, serious illness, injury and death hazards. HCSC: http://ht.ly/SmK0q

Direct link: http://www.healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/hc-sc/2015/54986r-eng.php

Additional information:
Health Canada/Santé Canada (“HCSC”) reports this recall involves certain units of Klenk’s Lacquer Thinner, sold in 1 L (with a UPC of 6809789991) and 3.98 L containers (with a UPC of 6809789994).

The product is packaged in a metal can with a red plastic twist-off cap with two lateral depressible tabs and a black cap base.

Please consult the photograph above for details of the product’s packaging, design and retail presentation.

According to Health Canada, the recalled product does not meet child-resistant packaging requirements for consumer chemical products required by the Consumer Chemicals and Containers Regulations, 2001 under the Canada Consumer Product Safety Act. The cap can be opened without having to engage the child-resistant tabs on the sides of the cap. This could result in unintentional exposure to the product and lead to serious illness, injury and/or death.

Neither Health Canada nor Swing Paints Ltd. has received any reports of consumer incidents or injuries related to the use of this product.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession the recalled Lacquer Thinner, please do not use it or handle it. Instead, immediately dispose of the recalled product in accordance with local municipal hazardous waste requirements taking care to wear appropriate personal protective equipment (“PPE”) such as a mask, protective glasses and gloves.

If you have any questions about this recall notification, please contact Swing Paints Ltd. at 1-514-932-2157.

Please note: the Canada Consumer Product Safety Act prohibits recalled products from being redistributed, sold or even given away in Canada.

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Additional information about this recall:
HCSC ID number: RA-54986
Recalls Direct RIN: 5852-2015
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