Sherwin-Williams Co., in cooperation with the CPSC, announced a recall of 77,000 Purdy 2 ½” 4-Edge Scrapers because the body can break from the handle when struck against a hard surface, posing a laceration hazard to users.
To this date, four reports of the scrapers body separating from the handle have been reported to the company. No injuries have been reported.
The recalled scrapers were sold nationwide at several different paint stores from February 9, 2009 through June 2009.
Consumers should stop using the scrapes and return them to any Sherwin-Williams store or place of purchase for a free replacement.
Consumer Information: Contact Sherwin-Williams at (888) 304-3769 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or visit www.sherwin-williams.com