Safety Alert Number 1001308

Gas Cans Recalled by No-Spill;
Containers Can Leak and Create Fire Hazard
Release # 10-102
Firm's Recall Hotline: (877) 928-0049
CPSC Recall Hotline: (800) 638-2772
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 products. Consumers should stop using recalled products
immediately unless otherwise instructed. Name of Product: No-Spill 5-gallon Gasoline Cans
Units: About 7,500
Manufacturer: No-Spill LLC, of Lenexa, Kan. Hazard: The gas containers can leak fuel at the black plastic collar where the spout connects to the can, posing fire and
burn hazards to consumers. Incidents/Injuries: None reported. Description: The 5-gallon gas cans are made from heavy-duty red plastic and carry date codes AIP09202 through
AIP09222. The date code is located on the bottom of the can. Not all cans in this date range are affected. Sold at: Lawn & garden stores nationwide, hardware retailers and online from August 2009 through November 2009 for
about $30. Manufactured in: United States
Remedy: Consumers should test their gas cans to determine whether they leak and immediately stop using the leaky cans. Consumers should contact No-Spill to receive a free replacement. Consumer Contact: For additional information, contact No-Spill toll-free at (877) 928-0049 between 8:30 a.m. and 4:30
p.m. CT Monday through Friday or visit the firm's Web site at
To see this recall on CPSC's web site, including pictures of the recalled product, please go to: