Cutek Extreme recalled due to incorrect labelling and hazard information

Starting date:
November 26, 2019
Posting date:
November 26, 2019
Type of communication:
Consumer Product Recall
Subcategory:
Chemicals
Source of recall:
Health Canada
Issue:
Chemical Hazard
Audience:
General Public
Identification number:
RA-71660

Last updated:

Summary

  • Product: Cutek Extreme.
  • Issue: The product lacks the correct labelling and hazard information.
  • What to do: Immediately stop using the products and safely dispose of them in accordance with municipal waste requirements or return the product to place of purchase to obtain a correct label.

Affected products

Cutek Extreme 3.6L and 18.9L

Product description

This recall involves Cutek Extreme high performance wood oil, a wood protection oil sold in a 3.6 litre (1 Gallon) metal paint can or 18.9 litre (5 Gallon) black plastic pail. The product has a black, orange and green outer label. The model number and UPC can be found above or below a Canadian or Quebec flag on the outer label.

This recall involves:
Product UPC Model Number
Cutek Extreme 3.6L  8 57558 00600 4 DS-3.6L-CAN
DS-3.6LFR
Cutek Extreme 18.9L 8 57558 00626 4 DS-18.9-CAN
DS-18.9FR

 

Hazard identified

The recalled products do not meet the labelling requirements for consumer chemical products required by the Consumer Chemicals and Containers Regulations, 2001 under the Canada Consumer Product Safety Act.

This lack of labelling information could result in unintentional exposure to the product and lead to serious illness, injury or death.

As of November 26, 2019 the company has received no reports of incidents or injuries in Canada.

Number sold

Approximately 29,631 units of the affected product were sold in Canada.

Time period sold

The affected products were sold from February 2014 to November 2019.

Place of origin

Manufactured in Australia.

Companies

Distributor
Deck Source Inc.
Barrie
Ontario
CANADA
Manufacturer
Chemisys Group
Loganholme
AUSTRALIA

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What you should do

Consumers should immediately stop using the products and safely dispose of them in accordance with municipal waste requirements or return the product to place of purchase to obtain a correct label.

For more information, consumers may contact Deck Source Inc. at 1-844-442-8835 Monday to Friday, from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. EST, by email or by visiting the company'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.