Moldex Metric Inc—Gas & Vapour Chemical Cartridge

Identifying features

Moldex 7100A and 7600A
All batch numbers preceding 121112000

What are the defects?

A small number of gas/vapour chemical cartridges (Moldex 7100A and 7600A) exhibit gas/vapour "breakthrough" after shorter duration than the standard, meaning that gases will not be filtered for as long as required by the safety standard AS/NZS 1716:2012.

What are the hazards?

If the defect occurs, the consumer may be exposed to hazardous chemicals.

What should consumers do?

Consumers who have an affected cartridge should cease using the product immediately. Contact Moldex Customer service on (02) 9838-7588 for return authorization and replacement or refund instructions. Return all of the affected products to Moldex, Unit 30, 14-16 Stanton Road, Seven Hills NSW 2147

Traders who sold this product

Sold nationally through specialty safety equipment suppliers.

Where the product was sold
Dates available for sale
  • 20 January 2010 - 22 November 2012

Responsible regulator

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

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission
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