Consumer product recall

Nettoyants Lemieux recalls Concentrated Dishwasher Powder

Starting date:
December 12, 2018
Posting date:
December 12, 2018
Type of communication:
Consumer Product Recall
Source of recall:
Health Canada
Labelling and Packaging
General Public
Identification number:

Affected products

Concentrated powder for dishwashers

Product description

This recall involves a cleaning product sold by Nettoyants Lemieux :

  • Concentrated powder for dishwashers sold in a 2 kg plastic bag with a pale blue label, "Lemieux" brand.

Hazard identified

Health Canada has determined that the recalled product does not meet the chemical hazard labelling and child-resistant packaging for consumer products as set out in the Consumer Chemicals and Containers Regulations, 2001 under the Canada Consumer Product Safety Act.

Improper packaging or labelling could result in unintentional exposure to these products and lead to serious illness, injury or death.

As of November 30, 2018, no incidents or injuries were reported to the company regarding the use of this product in Canada.

Number sold

Approximately 100 units of the affected products were sold in Canada.

Time period sold

The recalled product was sold until November 2018

Place of origin

Manufactured in Canada



Nettoyants Lemieux




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What you should do

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled products and discard them in accordance with their municipality's guidelines for the disposal of hazardous waste.

For more information, consumers may contact Nettoyants Lemieux at 514-528-7770 from 9:30 am to 5:30 pm Monday to Friday or by e-mail.

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.

This recall is also posted on the OECD Global Portal on Product Recalls website. You can visit this site for more information on other international consumer product recalls.