Berger Paints — Berger Solarscreen Exterior Low Sheen Red 4L

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Product description

Berger Paints Solarscreen Exterior Low Sheen Red in 4L cans, sold only from 25 September to 17 October 2018 in South Australia and Victoria
Affected can with thread
Identifying features



Reasons the product is recalled

The cans may have a fine wire thread protruding from the top seam (see above photo).

The hazards to consumers

A person trying to pull a thread off with a bare hand may receive a minor cut.

What consumers should do

If there is no thread protruding at the top of the can, the product is not affected. If there is a protruding thread, the consumer should remove it wearing leather or lined thick rubber gloves, or by using a pair of pliers. Consumers should not try to remove the thread with a bare hand.

Alternatively, consumers can return the product to the place of purchase for a refund or replacement.

Consumers can call Berger Customer Service on 13 25 25 or visit for more information.

Traders who sold this product

Inspirations Paint

Where the product was sold

South Australia

Dates available for sale


Recall advertisements and supporting documentation

Responsible regulator

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

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