RECALL: Spray Paints Recalled for Fire Hazard
Two Krylon spray paints are being recalled for fire hazards.
Sherwin-Williams is recalling about 98,400 units of its Krylon Triple Thick Crystal Clear Glaze and Krylon Indoor/Outdoor Crystal Clear Acrylic Paint.
The aerosol canister can leak, posing a fire hazard to consumers if the can is stored near a source of ignition.
There have been 31 reports of leaking canisters, including reports of property damage from leaking paint. No injuries have been reported.
According to the Consumer Product Safety Commission, the "recall involves 12-ounce cans of Krylon Triple Thick Glaze and 11-ounce Krylon Indoor/Outdoor Crystal Clear satin acrylic finish. Batch code HL1311FV, HL2081KL or HL2081MN is printed on the bottom of the can, along with UPC code 075577005000 or 724504035305."
The paint was sold at Ace Hardware stores, Kmart stores, Lowes, Walmart stores, and other retail stores nationwide between July 2011 and June 2012.
Consumers should discontinue use of the product and contact Sherwin-Williams for a refund. For more information, consumers can contact Sherwin-Williams at 888-304-3769 from 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. Monday through Friday, or online at www.sherwin-williams.com.