Worthington Cylinders issues voluntary recall

Columbus, Ohio-based Worthington Cylinders issued a voluntary recall of its MAP-Pro, Propylene and MAPP cylinders due to a potential leak occurring when a torch or hose is disconnected from the cylinder. 

There have been no reported injuries or accidents related to this issue. For more information about the voluntary recall and instructions on how to dispose of or return cylinders for a refund, visit http://www.MAPCylinderRecall.com.

Products affected were sold at various plumbing/HVAC distributors, home improvement and hardware stores before Jan. 15, 2012 and are yellow or black cylinders, including:

• 14.1 oz MAP-Pro (yellow cylinder)
• 14.1 oz Propylene (black cylinder)
• 16 oz MAPP (yellow cylinder)
• Hand Torch kits containing 14.1 oz MAP-Pro (yellow cylinder)

Products in a blue, red or green cylinder are not affected.


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