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Fila Surface Care products

Starting date:
May 21, 2010
Posting date:
May 21, 2010
Type of communication:
Consumer Product Recall
Subcategory:
Household Items, Miscellaneous
Source of recall:
Health Canada
Issue:
Labelling and Packaging
Audience:
General Public
Identification number:
RA-500002306

Affected products

Fila Surface Care products

Product description

This recall involves surface care products for granite countertop sold under the brand name "Fila" by Fila Chemicals US Corp.

The recalled products can be identified by the following product description and product codes.
Product Name Description and Format Product Code
Fila NoSpot Aerosol oil stain remover 250 mL FI55002512
FilaWet Sealer 1 L FI60800012
Sealer 5 L FI60800005
Fila HydroRep Water proofer 5 L FI66700012
Fila MP90 Sealer 250 mL FI60102512
Sealer 250 mL FI60100012
Sealer 5 mL FI60100005
Fila Dewax Stripper 5 L FI50430005
Fila StonePlus Sealer 250 mL FI62002512
Sealer 1 mL FI62000012
Sealer 5 mL FI62000005
FilaFob Sealer 1 L FI60600012

Hazard identified

Health Canada's auditing process has revealed that the recalled products do not meet the packaging and labelling requirements under Canadian law.

This lack of labelling information, including appropriate warnings and hazard symbols, may lead to serious injury.

Neither Health Canada nor Fila Chemicals US Corp. has received any reports of incidents or injuries to Canadians related to the use of these products.

Number sold

Approximately 6,678 units of the recalled products were sold by various retailers in Quebec.

Time period sold

The recalled products were sold from November 2007 to February 2010.

Place of origin

Manufactured in Italy.

Companies

Manufacturer
Fila Chemicals US Corp.
Miami
Florida
UNITED STATES

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What you should do

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled products and dispose of them as per Municipal Hazardous Waste Guidelines.

For more information, consumers may contact Fila Chemicals US Corp. at 1-305-513-0708.