Safety Alert Number 1010356



Claire-Sprayway Recalls Fabric Protector
Due to Respiratory Hazard
Release #11-017
Firm's Recall Hotline: (877) 416-7324
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 consumer product. Consumers should stop using recalled
products immediately unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer
product. Name of Product: Fabric Protector
Units: About 73,500
Manufacturer: Claire-Sprayway Inc. , of Addison, Ill. Hazard: Overexposure to fumes, vapor or spray mist from the product can pose a serious respiratory hazard to
consumers. Incidents/Injuries: The firm has received 36 incidents of overexposure to fumes, vapor or spray mist, 34 of which
involved coughing, wheezing or shortness of breath. One incident resulted in a serious respiratory injury. Description: The recall involves fabric protector which is an aerosol coating used to protect fabric. The fabric
protector was sold under the following brand names: Sprayway® No. 980 Industrial Fabric Protector; 3D Fabric
Protector; Auto Brite Fabric Protector Guardatela; Auto Magic® Fabric Protector No. 91-S; Crystal Aire Products
#680 Fabric Protector; Falcon Labs® Spotless Fabric Protector; Quiltprotect™ Spray; Robbie's™ Fabric Shield;
Showcar Fabric Protector and Simoniz® System 5 Stain Sentry Fabric Protector. The can size is 13.5 oz. , and the
product code is located on the bottom of the can. Sold at: Automotive supply, auto detailing, upholstery, textiles, furniture, and fabric stores nationwide from January
2005 through August 2010 for about $10. Manufactured in: United States
Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled product and contact Claire-Sprayway to receive a
full refund. To see this recall on CPSC's web site, including pictures of the recalled products, please go to:
http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml11/11017.html