Consumer product recall

PPG Architectural Coatings Canada, Inc. recalls CIL® Scrub-Free Deck Cleaner (3.78 L)

Starting date:
June 5, 2015
Posting date:
June 5, 2015
Type of communication:
Consumer Product Recall
Source of recall:
Health Canada
Improper Safety Mechanisms
General Public
Identification number:

Affected products

CIL® Scrub Free Deck Cleaner (3.78 L)

Product description

This recall involves the CIL® Scrub Free Deck Cleaner. The deck cleaner was sold in 3.78 L containers with Product Code 850004 and UPC 56198658707. This recall only applies to the following batch codes: 

  • CF5D116778
  • CF5D116779
  • CF5D116878
  • CF5D116879
  • CF5D116902

Hazard identified

This consumer product may have improperly sealed caps possibly allowing liquid in the bottle to leak out. The released liquid could result in unintentional exposure to the product and lead to serious illnesses, injuries and deaths.

Neither Health Canada nor PPG Architectural Coatings Canada, Inc. has received consumer incident reports related to the use of this product.

Number sold

Approximately 146 of the recalled cleaners were sold at various Walmart and The Home Depot locations in Canada.

Time period sold

The recalled product was sold in Canada between April 2015 and May 2015.

Place of origin

Manufactured in Canada.



PPG Architectural Coatings Canada, Inc.




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What you should do

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled product and call 1-800-DURABLE for safe handling and disposal instructions, as well as a full refund.

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.