Canada/Ottawa: Raincoast Alternatives recalls certain batch/lots of Saicos Wood Oil Products due to suspected failure to have proper hazard labelling required by Canada’s Consumer Chemicals and Containers Regulations, 2001 under the Canada Consumer Product Safety Act (“CCPSA”) and consequential fire, burn and serious injury hazard. HCSC: http://ht.ly/MTi93098VZJ
Health Canada/Santé Canada (“HCSC”) reports the following Wood Oil Products are subject to this recall:
- Saicos Furniture Oil, sold in 0.3 L containers
- Saicos Special Wood Oil (0110), sold in 125 ml and 0.75L containers
- Saicos Premium Hardwax Oil (3200NA), sold in 125 ml, 0.75L and 2.5L containers
Please consult the photograph above for details of the product’s packaging, design and retail presentation. Additional images of the recalled products are pictured on the Web site above.
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According to Health Canada, its inspection program has found the recalled Wood Oil Products do not have proper hazard labelling required by the Consumer Chemicals and Containers Regulations, 2001 under the Canada Consumer Product Safety Act (“CCPSA”).
The products contain drying oils which can undergo spontaneous heating, leading to ignition of the product. The lack of required warnings could lead to improper use of the product and present a flammability hazard leading to serious injury or fire.
Materials used with the product, such as rags, sponges or brushes may spontaneously self-ignite, even with no source of ignition like a spark or flame.
If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession any of the recalled Wood Oil Products, please do not use them. Instead, kindly contact Raincoast Alternatives to obtain a compliant label. After applying the product, consumers should place rags or other coated tools in water or lay them flat to dry before disposing of them.
Please note: disposal of this product must be in accordance with local municipal hazardous waste requirements to protect your personal safety, the local drinking water supply and the ecosystem.
If you have any questions about this recall notification, please contact Raincoast Alternatives at 1-250-890-0422 from 9:00 AM to 4:30 PM, Eastern Standard Time, Monday to Friday. Alternatively, you can visit the company’s Web site at http://www.raincoastalternatives.com/ or by e-mail at email@example.com.
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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More information about this recall:
HCSC ID number: RA-62038
Recalls Direct RIN: 8292-2017
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