Sherwin-Williams announced a recall of Krylon Triple Thick Crystal Clear Glaze and Krylon Indoor/Outdoor Crystal Clear Acrylic Paint. Sherwin-Williams has received 31 reports of leaking canisters, including reports of property damage from leaking paint. No injuries have been reported.
The aerosol canister can leak, posing a fire hazard to consumers if the can is stored near a source of ignition.
The Sherwin-Williams paint canisters were sold from July 2011 through June 2012. This recall involves 12-ounce cans of Krylon ® Triple Thick Glaze and 11-ounce Krylon® Indoor/Outdoor Crystal Clear satin acrylic finish. Batch code HL1311FV, HL2081KL or HL2081MN is printed on the bottom of the can, along with UPC code 075577005000 or 724504035305. The Krylon logo is printed on the front of the white spray can with a translucent top.
Approximately 98,400 Sherwin-Williams paint canisters were sold at Ace Hardware, Ben Franklin, Do It Best Corp., Kmart, Lowes, Pat Catan’s, Walmart and other retail stores nationwide between July 2011 and June 2012 for about $7.
According to the recall notice, consumers should immediately stop using the recalled product and contact Sherwin-Williams for a refund. For additional information, please contact Sherwin-Williams toll-free at (888) 304-3769 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or visit the firm’s website at www.sherwin-williams.com
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