Walpamur Paints — Walpamur Blockout Low Sheen White 4L

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Product description

Walpamur Blockout Low Sheen White in 4L cans, sold only from 25 September 2018 to 19 October 2018 in Victoria, South Australia and Queensland.

Affected can with thread
Identifying features



What are the defects?

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

What are the hazards?

If the can has a thread, a person trying to pull it off with a bare hand may receive a minor cut.

What should consumers 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 contact Dulux Group Australia to discuss the Walpamur brand recall on 13 25 25 or email dulux.customer.service@dulux.com.au.


Walpamur Paints

Traders who sold this product

Bunnings Warehouse

Where the product was sold

South Australia

Dates available for sale


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Responsible regulator

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

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