The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) has announced the recall of the following products. Consumers should stop using recalled products unless otherwise instructed. Consumers can submit reports of harm to CPSC’s searchable online product safety database at www.SaferProducts.gov. A searchable food and medical product recall database is available at www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/default.htm.
Hazard: Bottles that contain gun bore cleaner have a child-resistant cap that can become loose. Chemicals in this product can cause skin irritation, internal injury or death if ingested.
Description: This recall involves Hoppe’s Semi-Auto Gun Bore Cleaner, packaged in a brown 5-ounce plastic bottle with a blue and yellow label and black cap. Item number SA904 can be found above the UPC code on the label.
Sold at: Gander Mountain, Walmart and various retail outlets from January 2010 through July 2014 for about $12.
Remedy: Make sure the cap is secured on the bottle, keep out of the reach and sight of children, and contact company for a replacement product and disposal instructions.
Contact: Call 800-796-4760 or visit www.hoppes.com.