Interbuild Hardwax Natural Wood Oil Stains recalled due to lack of labelling and hazard information

Starting date:
March 11, 2021
Posting date:
March 11, 2021
Type of communication:
Consumer Product Recall
Subcategory:
Chemicals
Source of recall:
Health Canada
Issue:
Chemical Hazard
Audience:
General Public
Identification number:
RA-75107

Last updated:

Summary

  • Product: Interbuild Hardwax Natural Wood Oil Stains.
  • Issue: The products lack hazard information.
  • What to do: Consumers should immediately stop using the products and safely dispose of them in accordance with municipal waste requirements or return un-opened product(s) to Interbuild to obtain a product with the correct label.

Affected products

Interbuild Hardwax Natural Wood Oil Stains

Product description

This recall involves Interbuild Hardwax Natural Wood Oil Stains, Food-Safe, 100% VOC-Fee. The products are sold in 250 mL cans which come in various colours as listed below.

Recalled products:
Description  
471-3651D-025V Interbuild Hardwax Natural Wood Oil Stain, Food-Safe, 100% VOC-Free, DARK ESPRESSO, 250 mL
471-4502D-025V Interbuild Hardwax Natural Wood Oil Stain, Food-Safe, 100% VOC-Free, GOLDEN TEAK, 250 mL
4717100D-025V Interbuild Hardwax Natural Wood Oil Stain, Food-Safe, 100% VOC-Free, BROWN, 250 mL
471-3609D-025V Interbuild Hardwax Natural Wood Oil Stain, Food-Safe, 100% VOC-Free, LIGHT OAK, 250 mL
471-2200D-025V Interbuild Hardwax Natural Wood Oil Top Coat, Food-Safe, 100% VOC-Free, CLEAR SEALANT, 250 mL
471-3981D-025V Interbuild Hardwax Natural Wood Oil Stain, Food-Safe, 100% VOC-Free, ORGANIC WHITE, 250 mL
471-1093D-025V Interbuild Hardwax Natural Wood Oil Stain, Food-Safe, 100% VOC-Free, DUSK GREY, 250 mL
471-4101D-025V Interbuild Hardwax Natural Wood Oil Stain, Food-Safe, 100% VOC-Free, DARK WALNUT, 250 mL

Hazard identified

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

The Interbuild Hardwax Natural Wood Oil Stain products lack the required precautionary labelling required for products that could spontaneously combust under reasonably foreseeable conditions of use. Products identified as spontaneously combustible may cause rags and cloths used with the product to burn on their own. The lack of appropriate labelling information could result in unintentional exposure to the product and lead to serious illness, injury or death.

As of March 1, 2021, the company has received no reports of incidents or injuries in Canada.

Number sold

The company reported that 9,042 units of the affected products were sold in Canada.

Time period sold

The affected products were sold from January 2019 to March 2021. 

Place of origin

Manufactured in Vietnam.

Companies

Distributor
Interbuild Canada Ltd.
Mississauga
Ontario
CANADA
Manufacturer
Adora Paints (Vietnam) Co., Ltd.
Thu Dau Mot, Binh Duong
VIET NAM

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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 un-opened product(s) to Interbuild co NAB 3 Buchanan Court, London, ON N5Z 4P9 to obtain a product with the correct label.

For more information, consumers can contact Interbuild Canada Ltd. by e-mail, by phone (647) 824-5668 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.