Olympic Premium Stain Stripper Recall [Canada]

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Olympic Premium Stain Stripper Recall [Canada]

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Canada/Ottawa: PPG Architectural Coatings Canada, Inc., a Brampton, Ontario establishment, recalls an estimated 32,768 units of Olympic Premium Stain Stripper due to suspected container damage and consequential leakage of corrosive chemicals, skin, eye and lung irritation, burns and property damage, all serious health and safety hazards.

HCSC: http://ht.ly/sQ4K30oVZuB

Direct link: https://healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/hc-sc/2019/70143r-eng.php

Additional information:
Health Canada/Santé Canada (“HCSC”) reports this recall involves certain Olympic Premium Stain Stripper products as follows:

  • Olympic Premium Stain Stripper, sold in a 3.78L plastic containers with a model number 52102 and a UPC of 715195210218

Please consult the photograph above for details of the product’s packaging, design and retail presentation. Additional images of the recalled Olympic Premium Stain Stripper can be found on the Web site above.

According to Health Canada, if the container is not handled with care, it may rupture or crack, causing the Olympic Stain Stripper container to leak. If this defect occurs and the container is compromised and the contents leak, the Olympic Stain Stripper can, upon contact, result in skin, eye and lung injury and/or property damage, due to its corrosive properties.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession any of the recalled Olympic Stain Stripper, please do not use them. Instead, immediately inspect the container(s) for any signs of damage such as dents, punctures, cracks, splits in the container body resulting in product leaking on the outside of the container. If no damage is visible, the container (s) may remain in use, following all safety and application instructions. No further action is necessary.

If however, there are signs of damage, immediately stop use and place the leaking container in plastic pail with secure lid and store in a location not accessible by children or pets. Clearly post the danger on the outside of the sealed pail. Call PPG Architectural Coating Canada to get instructions – do not attempt to transport the leaking product back to a retail location.

Disposal of this product and any empty containers must be in accordance with local municipal hazardous waste requirements to protect your personal safety, the local drinking water supply and the ecosystem. Contact your local municipal government waste authority for information.

If you have any questions about this recall, please contact PPG Architectural Coating Canada Inc. toll free at 1-866-660-2220 from 7:30 AM to 6:00 PM Eastern Standard Time, Monday to Friday and from 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM EST on Saturday and 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 Olympic Stain Stripper, please search for “paint” or more generically, “chemical” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see all recalls and notifications relating to Burn or Scald hazards, please search for “burn” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see all recalls and notifications relating to Chemical hazards, please search for “chemical” 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.


More information about this recall:
HCSC ID number: RA-70143
Recalls Direct RIN: 11621-2019
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