Claire-Sprayway Recalls Fabric Protector Due to Respiratory Hazard

Overexposure to fumes, vapor or spray mist from the product can pose a serious respiratory hazard.

Recall date: October 21, 2010
Recall number: 11-017
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  • Sprayway® No. 980 Industrial Fabric Protector

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    Sprayway® No. 980 Industrial Fabric Protector

  • 3D Fabric Protector

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    3D Fabric Protector

  • Auto Brite Fabric Protector Guardatela

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    Auto Brite Fabric Protector Guardatela

  • Auto Magic® Fabric Protector No. 91-S

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    Auto Magic® Fabric Protector No. 91-S

  • Crystal Aire Products #680 Fabric Protector

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    Crystal Aire Products #680 Fabric Protector

  • Falcon Labs® Spotless Fabric Protector

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    Falcon Labs® Spotless Fabric Protector

  • Quiltprotect™ Spray

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    Quiltprotect™ Spray

  • Robbie’s™ Fabric Shield

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    Robbie’s™ Fabric Shield

  • Showcar Fabric Protector

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    Showcar Fabric Protector

  • Simoniz® System 5 Stain Sentry Fabric Protector

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    Simoniz® System 5 Stain Sentry Fabric Protector

Recall Summary

Name of product:

Fabric Protector

Hazard:

Overexposure to fumes, vapor or spray mist from the product can pose a serious respiratory hazard to consumers.

Consumer Contact:

For additional information, contact Claire-Sprayway toll-free at (877) 416-7324 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. CT Monday through Friday or visit the firm's websites at www.clairemfg.com or www.spraywayinc.com

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Recall Details

Units

About 73,500

Description

The recall involves fabric protector which is an aerosol coating used to protect fabric. The fabric protector was sold under the following brand names: Sprayway® No. 980 Industrial Fabric Protector; 3D Fabric Protector; Auto Brite Fabric Protector Guardatela; Auto Magic® Fabric Protector No. 91-S; Crystal Aire Products #680 Fabric Protector; Falcon Labs® Spotless Fabric Protector; Quiltprotect™ Spray; Robbie’s™ Fabric Shield; Showcar Fabric Protector and Simoniz® System 5 Stain Sentry Fabric Protector. The can size is 13.5 oz., and the product code is located on the bottom of the can.

Incidents/Injuries

The firm has received 36 incidents of overexposure to fumes, vapor or spray mist, 34 of which involved coughing, wheezing or shortness of breath. One incident resulted in a serious respiratory injury.

Remedy

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled product and contact Claire-Sprayway to receive a full refund.

Sold at

Automotive supply, auto detailing, upholstery, textiles, furniture and fabric stores nationwide from January 2005 through August 2010 for about $10.

Manufacturer(s)

Claire-Sprayway Inc., of Addison, Ill.

Manufactured in

United States

  • Sprayway® No. 980 Industrial Fabric Protector

  • 3D Fabric Protector

  • Auto Brite Fabric Protector Guardatela

  • Auto Magic® Fabric Protector No. 91-S

  • Crystal Aire Products #680 Fabric Protector

  • Falcon Labs® Spotless Fabric Protector

  • Quiltprotect™ Spray

  • Robbie’s™ Fabric Shield

  • Showcar Fabric Protector

  • Simoniz® System 5 Stain Sentry Fabric Protector