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John Bead Co. recalls Beadalon BeadFix Superfast Adhesive

Starting date:
November 27, 2013
Posting date:
November 27, 2013
Type of communication:
Consumer Product Recall
Subcategory:
Chemicals
Source of recall:
Health Canada
Issue:
Labelling and Packaging
Audience:
General Public
Identification number:
RA-36937

Affected products

Beadalon BeadFix Superfast Adhesive

Product description

Beadalon BeadFix Adhesive Superfast Adhesive sold in 10 g container with yellow, white and blue packaging. UPC 035926056701 is written on the back of the package.

Hazard identified

Health Canada has established that this chemical product is not packaged in a child-resistant container. Under Canadian law, this product must be packaged in a child-resistant container, as it is classified as a quick skin-bonding adhesive. The lack of child-resistant packaging could result in unintentional exposure to the product and may lead to serious injuries.

Health Canada and John Bead have received one report of an incident relating to the use of this product.

Number sold

3,341 of the recalled products were sold in Canada.

Time period sold

The recalled products were sold from September 2005 to September 2013.

Place of origin

Made in Taiwan. Packaged in the USA.

Companies

Manufacturer
Beadalon/Wire & Cable Specialities Inc.
Coatesville
Pennsylvania
UNITED STATES
Importer
John Bead Corp.
Toronto
Ontario
CANADA

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What you should do

Retail consumers should stop using the recalled products immediately and return them to the place of purchase for a full refund. For more information, consumers may contact Beadalon by telephone at 1-610-466-6000, by fax at 1-610-384-7260, or by email at sales@beadalon.com

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.