Hoppe’s Recalls Semi-Auto Bore Cleaner Due to Failure to Meet Child-Resistant Closure Requirement

Bottles have a child-resistant cap that can become loose. Chemicals in this product can cause skin irritation, internal injury or death if ingested.

Recall date: November 19, 2014
Recall number: 15-034
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  • Hoppe's Semi-Auto Gun Bore Cleaner, 5 oz. bottle

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    Hoppe's Semi-Auto Gun Bore Cleaner, 5 oz. bottle

  • Detail of Semi-Auto Gun Bore Cleaner Label denoting location of UPC code and Item number

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    Detail of Semi-Auto Gun Bore Cleaner Label denoting location of UPC code and Item number

Recall Summary

Name of product:

Hoppe's Semi-Auto Gun Bore Cleaner

Hazard:

Bottles have a child-resistant cap that can become loose. Chemicals in this product can cause skin irritation, internal injury or death if ingested.

Consumer Contact:

Hoppe’s at (800) 796-4760 Monday through Thursday 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. CT and 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. CT on Friday, or online at www.hoppes.com and click on the link entitled “Hoppe’s Semi-Auto Bore Cleaner Recall.” 

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Recall Details

Units

About 110,000

Description

This recall involves Hoppe’s Semi-Auto Gun Bore Cleaner. This product is packaged in a brown 5 ounce plastic bottle with a blue and yellow label and black cap. The recalled item number is SA904 and can be found above the UPC code on the label.  

Incidents/Injuries

Hoppe’s has received one report of a child opening a loose cap and spilling the product on himself. No injuries have been reported.

Remedy

Consumers should immediately discontinue use of the product, ensure that the cap is secured on the bottle, keep out of the reach and sight of children and contact Hoppe’s for a free replacement product and disposal instructions.

Sold at

Gander Mountain, Walmart and various retail distribution outlets from January 2010 through July 2014 for about $12. 

Distributor

Bushnell Holdings, Inc. d/b/a Hoppe’s, Overland Park, Kan.

Manufactured in

TriPack Inc., Vandalia, Mich.

  • Hoppe's Semi-Auto Gun Bore Cleaner, 5 oz. bottle

  • Detail of Semi-Auto Gun Bore Cleaner Label denoting location of UPC code and Item number