Olympic & CIL Deck Cleaner Recall [Canada]


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Canada/Ottawa: Olympic and CIL Deck Cleaner Recall [Canada]PPG Architectural Coatings Canada Inc. recalls an estimated 53,315 one gallon jugs and 21,417 two-and one-half gallon jugs of Olympic Premium Deck Cleaner as well as 18,342 one gallon jugs and 15,444 two-and one-half gallon jugs of CIL Scrub-Free Deck Cleaner due to risk of improper packaging cap seals and consequential leakage and failure to provide child-resistant packaging leading to serious illness, injury or death, all serious health and safety hazards. HCSC: http://ht.ly/uk7H30hylfV

Direct link: http://healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/hc-sc/2017/65512r-eng.php

Additional information:
Health Canada/Santé Canada (“HCSC”) reports the following Olympic Premium Deck Cleaners and CIL Scrub-Free Deck Cleaners are subject to this recall:

  • Olympic Premium Deck Cleaner, sold in 1.0 gallon/3.78L jugs with a UPC of 715195212588
  • Olympic Premium Deck Cleaner, sold in 2.5 gallon/9.46L jugs with a UPC of 715195212588
  • CIL Scrub-Free Deck Cleaner, sold in 1.0 gallon/3.78L jugs with a UPC of 056198658707
  • CIL Scrub-Free Deck Cleaner, sold in 2.5 gallon/9.46L jugs with a UPC of 056198707337

Please consult the photograph above for details of the product’s packaging, design and retail presentation. Additional images of the recalled Deck Cleaners are pictured on the Web site above.

According to Health Canada, the caps on some of the recalled Deck Cleaner containers do not provide a complete seal. Leaking product has been observed from some caps when the container is not maintained in an upright position and/or the cap does not offer sufficient resistance when opening the container impairing child-resistant characteristics. Improperly functioning packaging could result in unintentional exposure to these products and lead to serious illness, injury or death.

As of December 20, 2017, the company has received two (2) reports of injuries in the United States, but has not received any reports of incidents or injuries in Canada.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession any of the recalled Deck Cleaners, please do not use them. Instead, kindly inspect their purchased product to see if the code “7125” appears on the side of the cap. If this code appears, no further action is necessary.

If, however, the code “7125” does not appear on the side of the cap, immediately store the product in an upright position and in a location not accessible by children. Call 1-800-387-2253 to request a new cap, which will be shipped to you and then follow the safe handling instructions as well as the recapping instructions.

==> Disposal of this product must be in accordance with local municipal hazardous waste requirements to protect the drinking water supply and the ecosystem.

Always use appropriate personal protective equipment (“PPE”) when working with harmful chemicals, including gloves, respiratory masks and protective eyewear. Ensure children and pets are safety away from all chemicals at all times.

If you have any questions about this recall notification, please contact PPG Architectural Coating Canada Inc. at 1-800-387-2253 from 7:30 AM to 7:00 PM, Eastern Standard Time, Monday to Wednesday, from 7:30 AM to 7:00 PM, EST on Thursday and Friday, from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM, EST on Saturday and from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM, EST on Sunday.

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

==> To see other recalls and notifications caused by suspected faulty and/or dangerous Deck Cleaners, please search for “deck cleaner” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Children or Infants, please search for “children” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for products manufactured, marketed and or sold by PPG Architectural Coatings Canada Inc., please search for “PPG” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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More information about this recall:
HCSC ID number: RA-65512
Recalls Direct RIN: 9626-2017
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