Consumer product recall

Pool 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

Pool 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.

List of recalled Products pH+
Product Name Product Description
Aquarius pH+ UPC 065619200814 (2kg)
BMR pH+ UPC 673912300652 (1kg)
Clearwater pH+ UPC 775613190126 (2kg)
Maître Piscinier pH+ UPC 775612851905 (1kg)
UPC 775612850175 (2.4kg)
Poolprotect by Aquapro pH+ UPC 695969190123 (2kg)
UPC 695969190116 (1kg)
Pure pH+ UPC 628183720227 (1kg)
UPC 628183180151 (2kg)
Sani-Marc pH+ UPC 775612190127 (2kg)
UPC 775612190042 (4kg)
List of recalled Products pH-
Product Name Product Description
Aquarius pH- UPC 065619200913 (3kg)
BMR pH- UPC 775613180127 (2kg)
UPC 775613180134 (3kg)
Maître Piscinier pH- UPC 775612850151 (1.5kg)
Poolprotect by Aquapro pH- UPC 695969180032 (3kg)
UPC 695969180155 (1.5kg)
Pure pH- UPC 628183720326 (4kg)
UPC 628183190129 (1.5kg)
Sani-Marc pH- UPC 775612180036 (3kg)
UPC 775612180159 (1.5kg)

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 not received any reports of illnesses or injuries to Canadians related to the use of these chemical products.

Number sold

Approximately 183,516 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

Images (select thumbnail to enlarge - opens in a new window)

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.

Archived - Clearwater, Spa and DuraForce Chemicals from Sani-Marc Inc.

2008-09-01 | Consumer products


Cleaning Chemicals from Sani-Marc Inc

2009-05-01 | Consumer products