Consumer product recall

NAPA Auto Parts recalls Metal Pro-Urethane catalyst

Starting date:
May 21, 2015
Posting date:
May 21, 2015
Type of communication:
Consumer Product Recall
Source of recall:
Health Canada
Product Safety
General Public
Identification number:

Affected products

MetalPro–Urethane catalyst

Product description

This recall involves MetalPro-Urethane catalyst used in conjunction with the MetalPro paint series. The urethane catalyst was sold in a 946 mL (product page number 6003C) and 360 mL (product number 6001C) format.  

Hazard identified

Health Canada's auditing process has revealed that the product does not meet labelling requirements for consumer chemical products under the Canada Consumer Product Safety Act.

The consumer product does not have proper hazard labelling required by the Consumer Chemicals and Containers Regulations, 2001 under the Canada Consumer Product Safety Act. The improper labelling could result in unintentional exposure to these products and lead to serious illness, injury or death.

Neither Health Canada nor NAPA Auto Parts has received any reports of consumer incidents or injuries related to the use of this product.

Number sold

Approximately 3,776 containers of the 360 mL format and 816 containers of the 946 mL format were sold at NAPA Auto Parts across Canada.

Time period sold

The recalled products were sold in Canada between 2012 in 2015.

Place of origin

Manufactured in Quebec.



NAPA Auto Parts




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What you should do

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled product and dispose of it according to Municipal Hazardous Waste Guidelines.

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.