Kimberly-Clark Professional—94224 WYPALL* X60 Single Sheet Wipers and 94173 WYPALL* X80 Wipers Perforated Jumbo Roll

Identifying features

94224 WYPALL* X60 – Batches with dates of manufacture numbered 2015: 147,148, 149,150, 153, 154,155, 157, 159, 162, 166, 167, 168, 169, 170, 177, 178, 180, 181, 182, 183, 184,185, 187, 188, 189, 190,191, 194, 195, 196, 197, 198.

94173 WYPALL* X80 - Batches with dates of manufacture numbered 2015: 149, 198

What are the defects?

Due to a mechanical failure during manufacture of a raw material, the product may contain stainless steel fragments.

What are the hazards?

This poses a scratch/abrasion hazard.

What should consumers do?

End-users are advised through the enclosed recall notice to:
1. Cease use of the above-mentioned two product codes;
2. Identify relevant stock by referring to the Day of the Year Code located on the cardboard outer case as described in the “Using the Day of the Year Code” section included in the enclosed recall notice. If the Day of the Year Code cannot be identified (e.g. if the case is not available), product is to be assumed to be from the relevant batches;
3. Return all stock identified as indicated above to the place of purchase for a refund or replacement.

Traders who sold this product

Sold by wholesale, distributor customers of Kimberly-Clark Professional, a business-to-business division of Kimberly-Clark Australia Pty Limited.

Where the product was sold
Nationally
Dates available for sale
  • 9 July 2015 - 27 July 2015

Recall advertisements and supporting documentation

Responsible regulator

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is the responsible regulator for this recall.

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission
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