Prestone Remembers Store Professional RV & Marine Antifreeze As a consequence of Danger of Methanol Poisoning; Offered Solely at AutoZone


  • Recalled antifreeze bottles with Shop Pro RV & Marine Antifreeze, only bottles with blue fluid are included in this recall

  • Recalled antifreeze bottles have date code FT21281 printed at the bottom of the bottle

Title of Product:

Store Professional RV & Marine Antifreeze

Hazard:

Bottles labeled as Store Professional RV & Marine Antifreeze have been improperly full of a product containing methanol. These improperly crammed bottles do not need the obligatory cautionary label for merchandise containing methanol warnings, together with that the vapors are dangerous and the product could be deadly or trigger blindness if swallowed. Additionally, the instructions on the bottle for correctly flushing a potable water system can fail to adequately take away the methanol, presenting a threat of ingestion. Merchandise containing methanol pose a poisoning hazard by inhalation or if ingested. 

Recall Date:

March 16, 2022

Recall Particulars

Description:

The recall entails Store Professional RV & Marine Antifreeze merchandise manufactured by Prestone for AutoZone. Solely bottles full of blue fluid in one-gallon, clear bottles with date code FT21281 on the underside of the bottle beneath the again label are included within the recall. “Store Professional RV & Marine Antifreeze” is printed on the entrance of the bottles. In case your bottle is full of pink liquid, it’s correctly labeled, and it may be used.

Treatment:

Customers ought to instantly cease utilizing the recalled antifreeze and call Prestone for a full refund and directions on the way to correctly get rid of the product. Customers who’ve already used the mislabeled product in any potable water system, SHOULD NOT DRINK WATER FROM THE SYSTEM and instantly contact Prestone Merchandise for directions on the way to correctly flush their water system.

Offered At:

AutoZone shops nationwide throughout October 2021 for about $6.

Producer(s):

Prestone Merchandise Company, of Torrance, California

Distributor(s):

Greatest Elements Inc., of Memphis, Tennessee

Manufactured In:

United States

In regards to the U.S. CPSC

The U.S. Shopper Product Security Fee (CPSC) is charged with defending the general public from unreasonable threat of harm or demise related to using 1000’s of kinds of client merchandise. Deaths, accidents, and property injury from client product-related incidents value the nation greater than $1 trillion yearly. CPSC’s work to make sure the security of client merchandise has contributed to a decline within the price of accidents related to client merchandise over the previous 50 years.

Federal legislation prohibits any individual from promoting merchandise topic to a Fee ordered recall or a voluntary recall undertaken in session with the CPSC.

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