Big Game International recalls Shoreline Marine Liquid Electrical Tape

Starting date:
January 17, 2017
Posting date:
January 17, 2017
Type of communication:
Consumer Product Recall
Subcategory:
Chemicals
Source of recall:
Health Canada
Issue:
Chemical Hazard
Audience:
General Public
Identification number:
RA-61804

Affected products

Shoreline Marine Electrical Tape

Product description

This recall involves Shoreline Marine Liquid Electrical Tape with model number SL57589, and UPC code 013893657589.

Hazard identified

Health Canada's inspection program has determined the recalled 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 do not have the symbols and warnings that are required to be placed on the containers of consumer chemical products.The lack of the required warnings could lead to improper use of the product and present a flammability hazard leading to serious injury or fire.

As of January 13, 2017 the company has received no report of incidents in Canada.

Number sold

Approximately 139 units of the affected products were sold in Canada.

Time period sold

The recalled products were sold in Canada from January 2015 to December 2016.

Place of origin

Manufactured in the United States.

Companies

Distributor
Big Game International
Northbrook
Illinois
UNITED STATES
Manufacturer
Star brite Inc.
Fort Lauderdale
Florida
UNITED STATES

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What you should do

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled products and return to the place of purchase for a refund.

For more information, consumers may contact BGI – Customer Service-Shoreline Marine Toll Free: 1-800-622-9662 Monday through Friday, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM CST or visit the firm's website

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

Health Canada would like to remind Canadians to report any health or safety incidents related to the use of this product or any other consumer product or cosmetic by filling out the Consumer Product Incident Report Form.

This recall is also posted on the OECD Global Portal on Product Recalls website. You can visit this site for more information on other international consumer product recalls.