The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with Sherwin-Williams, announced a voluntary recall of 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.
Sherwin-Williams has received 31 reports of leaking canisters. No injuries have been reported. The product was sold at Ace Hardware, Ben Franklin, Do it Best Corp., Kmart, Lowe's, Pat Catan's, Walmart and other retail stores nationwide between July 2011 and June 2012.
This 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 Krylon logo is printed on the front of the white spray can with a translucent top.
While no further incidents were reported, a similar recall applies to certain Sherwin-Williams Dupli-Color Perfect Match Automotive Paint and Tree House Studio Clear Acrylic Matte Coating.
More recall information can be found here.