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Cleaning Chemicals from Sani-Marc Inc

Starting date:
May 1, 2009
Posting date:
May 1, 2009
Type of communication:
Consumer Product Recall
Household Items, Chemicals
Source of recall:
Health Canada
Labelling and Packaging
General Public
Identification number:

Expansion of September 2008 recall

Affected products

Cleaning Chemicals from Sani-Marc Inc

Product description

The products listed below are being recalled in order to modify their packaging and comply with the child-resistant container requirements in Canada.
Product Name Product Description
Dura Force Crystal Drain Opener UPC 778690025503 (500 g) with product code 28-1605025-50
Dura Force Stripper UPC 064517012048 (4L) with product code 03 16205 04
Dura Force Washroom Cleaner UPC 064517019115 (1L) with product code 07 16520 11
Dura Force Carpet Cleaner UPC 064517023112 (1L) with product code 15 16105 11
Dura Force Carpet Spot and Stain Remover UPC 064517021118 (1L) with product code15 16355 11
Dura Force Prespray Cleaner UPC 064517022115 (1L) with product code 15 16110 11
Dura Force All Purpose Cleaner UPC 064517005118 (1L) with product code 15 16220 11
Dura Force Drain Opener UPC 064517027110 (909mL) with product code 07 16091 11
Dura Force High Performance Bowl Cleaner UPC 064517015113 (1L) with product code 07 16121 11
PRO Shiny Bright Floor Finish UPC 772263010903 (1L) with product code 28 1701090 11
PRO Floor Finish Stripper UPC 772263030956 (1L) with product code 28 1703095 11
UPC 772263030963 (4L) with product code 28 1703095 04
PRO Bowl Cleaner UPC 772263070310 (1L) with product code 28 1707031 11
PRO Heavy Duty Grease Cleaner UPC 772263090301 (1L) with product code 28 1709030 11
PRO All Purpose Cleaner UPC 772263705823 (1L) with product code 28 1711120 11

Hazard identified

Health Canada's auditing process has revealed that these chemicals are not packaged in child-resistant containers as required under Canadian law.

The lack of child-resistant packaging could result in misuse of these products and lead to serious illnesses or injuries.

Health Canada has received two reports of incidents to Canadians related to the use of these chemicals, with no reported illnesses or injuries.

Number sold

Approximately 13,952 units of the recalled products were available for sale in Canada.

Time period sold

The recalled products were sold from January 2008 to March 2009.

Place of origin

Manufactured in Canada.


Sani-Marc Inc.
Tel: 1-800-567-2525

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What you should do

Consumers should keep this product out of the reach of children and store it out of sight in a locked area.

For more information, consumers may contact Sani-Marc Inc. by telephone at 1-800-567-2525.

Pool Chemicals from Sani-Marc Inc.

2009-05-01 | Consumer products