Consumer product recall

Revised and Expanded: Tomahawk Nordic Foam Low Expansion Insulation Polyurethane foam recalled due to improper labelling

Starting date:
October 20, 2021
Posting date:
October 20, 2021
Type of communication:
Consumer Product Recall
Subcategory:
Chemicals
Source of recall:
Health Canada
Issue:
Product Safety
Audience:
General Public
Identification number:
RA-76679

Last updated:
2021-10-20

Summary

  • Product:
    Tomahawk Nordic Foam Low Expansion Insulation Polyurethane foam.
  • Issue:
    The products do not meet the applicable labelling requirements.
  • What to do:
    Immediately stop using the products and return them to the retailer for a refund.

Affected products

Tomahawk Nordic Foam Low Expansion Insulation Polyurethane foam

Product description

This recall involves Tomahawk Nordic Foam Low Expansion Insulation Polyurethane foam- Doors, Windows and Slots:

Recalled Products:
Name Format UPC

Tomahawk Nordic Foam Low Expansion Insulation Polyurethane foam 

Doors, Windows & Gap

F1001, 900g, gun grade, -14°C to 35°C 828469990010
F1002, 900g, gun grade, -20oC to 35oC 828469006582
FS340, 340g, straw version, -14°C to 35°C 828469006575
FS750, 900g, 750 mL, straw version, -14oC to 35oC 828469990072

Effective immediately, Health Canada is revising the voluntary recall notice for Tomahawk Nordic Foam Low Expansion Insulation Polyurethane foam (gun grade) Doors, Windows & Gap, -14°C to 35°C, in a 900g container (750 mL) with the product code F1001 and the following UPC: 828469990010.

This recall notice was originally posted on HealthyCanadians.gc.ca on June 10, 2021. Based on the information that was available to Health Canada at the time, the product was classified as "Very Flammable" and therefore prohibited to consumers. Re-testing of the product by Health Canada has since determined that this product is not prohibited. The revised recall notice continues to warn about the lack of appropriate labelling requirements.

This recall is now expanded to include three other products (F1002, FS340 and FS750).

Hazard identified

The recalled products do not meet the applicable labelling requirements for consumer chemical products required by the Consumer Chemicals and Containers Regulations, 2001, under the Canada Consumer Product Safety Act.

The lack of accurate labelling information could result in unintentional exposure to the product and lead to serious illness or injury, including death.

As of October 18, 2021, the company has received no report of incident or injuries in Canada.

Number sold

Approximately 86,606 units of the affected products were sold in Canada.

Time period sold

The affected products were sold from January 2016 to May 2021.

Place of origin

Manufactured in China.

Companies

Importer

360 Global Sourcing Inc.

Pierrefond

Quebec

CANADA

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What you should do

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled products and return them to the retailer for a refund.

For more information, consumers may contact 360 Global Sourcing Inc. by email: MMaisonneuve@360gsourcing.com or by telephone at 1-877-360-4999, Monday to Friday from 8:30am to 4pm EST.

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.