Various KMS Tools & Equipment and BSI cyanoacrylate glues recalled due to lack of child-resistant packaging

Starting date:
July 28, 2021
Posting date:
July 28, 2021
Type of communication:
Consumer Product Recall
Subcategory:
Chemicals
Source of recall:
Health Canada
Issue:
Product Safety
Audience:
General Public
Identification number:
RA-76085

Last updated:

Summary

  • Product: KMS Tools & Equipment and BSI cyanoacrylate glues.
  • Issue: Some cyanoacrylate glues are not packaged in child-resistant containers.
  • What to do: Immediately stop using the recalled products and go to any KMS Tools & Equipment location to obtain a free child-resistant container.

Affected products

Various KMS Tools & Equipment and BSI cyanoacrylate glues

Product description

This recall involves various types and sizes of KMS Tools & Equipment and BSI cyanoacrylate glues in a white opaque bottle with either blue, green, purple, red, brown, teal, pink or gold coloured labels. Only cyanoacrylate glues without a child-resistant container are affected.

Recalled products:
Item ID Item Description Supplier Part# UPC Code Package Colour
BSI-101 SUPER THIN GLUE, CYANOACRYLATE INSTA-CURE 1/2OZ 101 70733610100 Blue
BSI-102 SUPER THINK GLUE, CYANOACRYLATE INSTA-CURE 1OZ 102 70733610200 Blue
BSI-103 SUPER THINK GLUE, CYANOACRYLATE INSTA-CURE 2OZ 103 70733610300 Blue
BSI-104 SUPER GLUE, CYANOACRYLATE INSTA-CURE 8OZ 104 70733610400 Blue
BSI-105 PLASTIC MODEL GLUE, CYANOACRYLATE PLASTIC-CURE 1/2OZ 105 70733610500 Green
BSI-106 GAP FILLING MEDIUM GLUE, CYANOACRYLATE INSTA-CURE+ 1/2OZ 106 70733610600 Purple
BSI-107 GAP FILLING MEDIUM GLUE, CYANOACRYLATE INSTA-CURE+ 1OZ 107 70733610700 Purple
BSI-108 GAP FILLING MEDIUM GLUE, CYANOACRYLATE INSTA-CURE+ 2OZ 108 70733610800 Purple
BSI-109 GAP FILLING MEDIUM GLUE, CYANOACRYLATE INSTA-CURE+ 8OZ 109 70733610900 Purple
BSI-111 EXTRA THICK GLUE, CYANOACRYLATE MAXI-CURE 1/2OZ 111 70733611100 Red/Purple
BSI-112 EXTRA THICK GLUE, CYANOACRYLATE MAXI-CURE 1OZ 112 70733611200 Red/Purple
BSI-114 EXTRA THICK GLUE, CYANOACRYLATE MAXI-CURE 8OZ 114 70733611400 Red/Purple
BSI-116 INSTA-CURE GLUE, CYANOACRYLATE IC-GEL 0.7 OZ 116 70733611600 White/Purple
BSI-117 EXTRA STRENGTH GLUE, CYANOACRYLATE IC-2000 1/2OZ 117 70733611700 Brown
BSI-118 EXTRA STRENGTH GLUE, CYANOACRYLATE IC-2000 1OZ 118 70733611800 Brown
BSI-119 THIN FLEXIBLE GLUE, CYANOACRYLATE INSTA-FLEX 1OZ 119 70733611900 Teal
BSI-120 GAP FILLING MEDIUM GLUE, CYANOACRYLATE INSTA-FLEX+ 1OZ 120 70733612000 Pink
BSI-122 INSTA-CURE THIN GLUE, CYANOACRYLATE SUPER-GOLD FOAM SAFE 1OZ 122 70733612200 Gold

 

Hazard identified

The recalled products do not meet the child-resistant packaging requirements for quick-skin bonding adhesives required by the Consumer Chemicals and Containers Regulations, 2001 under the Canada Consumer Product Safety Act.

This type of glue is capable of bonding skin instantly. The lack of child-resistant packaging could result in unintentional exposure to these products and lead to serious illness or injury.

As of July 14th, 2021, the company has received no reports of incidents or injuries in Canada.

Number sold

Approximately 19,389 units of the affected products were sold in Canada since January 2020.

Time period sold

The affected products were sold from January 2000 to July 2021.

Place of origin

Manufactured in the United States.

Companies

Distributor
KMS Tools & Equipment Ltd.
Coquitlam
British Columbia
CANADA
Manufacturer
Bob Smith Industries
Atascadero
California
UNITED STATES

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What you should do

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled products and go into any KMS location to pick up a child-resistant container at no charge.

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.