Safety Alert Number 0907275


Blitz USA Recalls Enviro-FloT Plus Fuel Containers Due to Fire Hazard
Release # 09-288 CPSC Recall Hotline: (800) 638-2772
Firm's Recall Hotline: (888) 540-5177 CPSC Media Contact: (301) 504-7908
WASHINGTON, D.C. - The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with the firm named below, today
announced a voluntary recall of the following consumer product. Consumers should stop using recalled products immediately
unless otherwise instructed. Name of Product: Enviro-Flo Plus Fuel Containers (1 and 2 gallon container sizes)
Units: About 4,000
Manufacturer: Blitz USA Inc. , of Miami, Okla. Hazard: The spout's plunger cap can dislodge which can open the seal of the fuel container and allow gasoline vapors to escape. This could cause liquid gasoline to spill from the top of the container during use and result in a fire hazard. Incidents/Injuries: None reported
Description: The recall involves green Enviro-Flo Plus spouts used with 1 and 2 gallon fuel containers. Only spouts with
manufacture date codes listed from 04/17/2009 through 04/19/2009 are included in the recall. The manufacture date code is
etched into the side of the spout. The spouts were used on fuel containers with item numbers 81005 (1 gallon) and 81010 (2
gallon) printed on the labels. Date codes affected include:
041709xx1 (April 17, 2009, Automated Assembly)
041809xx1 (April 18, 2009, Automated Assembly)
041909xx1 (April 19, 2009, Automated Assembly)
All spout delivery systems manufactured outside these dates or with number sequence ending in a zero (0) are not included in this
recall. Sold at: Home improvement, mass merchandisers, automotive and various retailers nationwide from June 2009 through July 2009
for between $6 and $10. Manufactured in: United States
Remedy: Consumers should immediately empty their gasoline container and contact Blitz for a free replacement spout delivery
system. The gasoline container should not be used until a replacement spout delivery system is installed on the container. Consumer Contact: For additional information, contact Blitz Inc. at (888) 540-5177 between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. CT Monday
through Friday, or visit the firm's Web site at www.blitzusa.com
To see this recall on CPSC's web site, including pictures of the recall product, please go to:
http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml09/09288.html