Product Recall: Giant Value Drain Opener Chemicals


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Giant Value Drain Opener Chemicals [Canada]

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Canada/Ottawa: Quality Home Products, a Vaughan, Ontario establishment, recalls an estimated 5,802 bottles of Giant Value branded Drain Opener Chemicals from the Canadian marketplace due to suspected failure of leak test requirements for consumer chemical products required by Canada’s Consumer Chemicals and Containers Regulations, 2001 under the Canada Consumer Product Safety Act and consequential risks of bottle leakage, corrosion, skin damage, eye injury, burns, respiratory failure, cardiac system collapse and/or property damage, all serious health and safety hazards requiring immediate medical intervention to minimize pain and suffering as well as prevent life-altering injury or death.

HCSC: http://ht.ly/E9HF30seouh

Direct link: https://recalls-rappels.canada.ca/en/alert-recall/giant-value-drain-opener-recalled-due-potential-leakage-and-corrosive-hazard

Additional information:
Health Canada/Santé Canada (“HCSC”) reports the following Drain Opener Chemicals are subject to this recall:

  • Giant Value branded Drain Opener Chemicals packaged in a 900 mL dark grey bottles with a red cap, a batch/lot 12831, a SKU of 886568 and a UPC 774223362817

Please consult the photograph above for details of the product’s packaging, design and retail presentation. One (1) additional image of the recalled Drain Openers Chemicals can be found on the Web site above.

==> No barcodes, UPCs, best-before date codes, manufacturing date codes, production dates, expiry dates, regulatory approval designations, registration numbers, agency approval designations or other identification numbers were listed with this recall notification.

These Giant Value Drain Opener Chemicals may have been marketed, distributed and sold in all Canadian provinces although it is always possible these chemical products had wider distribution outside the country. When in doubt, please contact the manufacturer for specific product information.

According to Health Canada, Quality Home Products has recalled an estimated 5,802 bottles Giant Value branded Drain Openers from the Canadian marketplace due to suspected failure of leak test requirements for consumer chemical products and pose risks to the health of people who utilize the product in a reasonable manner expected with its intended design and anticipated use.

Proposed Remedy:
If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession any of the recalled Giant Value branded Drain Opener Chemicals, please do not use them. Instead, kindly return the product to the store where you purchased it for a full refund.

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. Please consult your local municipal waste authority for the correct steps for your particular community.

==> If you have a medical emergency, please contact 9-1-1, your closest hospital or emergency center equipped to properly treat corrosives, skin damage, eye injury, burns, respiratory failure, cardiac system collapse

If you have any further questions, comments or complaints about this recall, please contact Giant Tiger Stores Ltd. toll-free at 1-833-848-4437 from 9:00 AM to 9:00 PM Eastern Standard Time, Monday to Friday and from 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM EST on Saturday and Sunday, or on the Web at https://www.gianttiger.com/contact-us. Service is available in English and French.

If you have any further questions, comments or complaints about this recall, please contact Health Canada toll-free at 1-866-225-0709 or +1-613-957-2991 (local). You can also reach the agency by e-mail at hcinfo.infosc@canada.ca. Working members of the press/media can contact Health Canada at +1-613-957-2983 or by e-mail at media@hc-sc.gc.ca.

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 Drain Opener Chemicals, please search for “chemicals” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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==> To see other recalls and notifications for products manufactured, marketed and/or sold by Quality Home Products, please search for “Quality Home Products” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for products manufactured, marketed and/or sold by Giant Tiger Stores Ltd., please search for “Giant Tiger” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

French/Français:
You can also read about this recall in French here (“Santé Canada”):
https://recalls-rappels.canada.ca/fr/avis-rappel/debouche-tuyaux-giant-value-rappele-en-raison-risque-fuite-potentielle-et-risque

Vous pouvez également lire ce rappel en français ici (“Santé Canada”):
https://recalls-rappels.canada.ca/fr/avis-rappel/debouche-tuyaux-giant-value-rappele-en-raison-risque-fuite-potentielle-et-risque

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More information about this recall:
HCSC ID number: RA-63970
Recalls Direct RIN: 15577-2022
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