Golden Artist Colors Recalls QoR Synthetic Ox Gall due to Skin Irritation (Recall Alert)

Consumers could experience an allergic skin reaction after long periods of skin contact.

Recall date: August 19, 2014
Recall number: 14-744
  • QoR Synthetic Ox Gall

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    QoR Synthetic Ox Gall

Recall Summary

Name of product:

QoR® Synthetic Ox Gall


Risk of skin rash or blistering

Consumer Contact:

Golden Artist Colors, Inc. at (800) 959-6453 from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET, Monday through Friday or go to and click on “News” for more information.

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Recall Details

In conjunction with


About 470 units and 90 in Canada


The product is designed to be used with artists’ watercolor paints in small amounts to improve flow and wetting. It is clear and of low viscosity and packaged in a 59 ml clear glass jar with a dropper lid.  Product code of 7001000-2 appears on the label. One of the following batch numbers is printed on the bottom of the jar: 365254, 366319, 366405 or 366626.




Consumers should stop using the product immediately and contact the manufacturer for a free replacement.

Sold at

Fine-art supply stores nationwide and on their websites from June 2014 through July 2014 for about $11.


Golden Artist Colors, New Berlin, NY

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  • QoR Synthetic Ox Gall