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    • 4/29/2014
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    • 20140326-E843B-2147446010
    Incident Description: When using the childproof safety containers for gas we have had more spills (due to awkward handling when pouring into mowers etc.) and more importantly dangerous spewing of gas from a can that has sat fo a little while and built up pressure, once it it ... (More)
    Product: Gasoline Cans (981)
    Product Description: 2 gallon red polyethylene (?) gas "can"
    Injury Info: Injury, No First Aid or Medical Attention Received
    Manufacturer / Importer / Private Labeler: THE PLASTICS GROUP
    Business Comments:
    (5/4/2015) EPA emission regulations in effect since January 1, 2009 dictated changes to all Portable Fuel Containers. The EPA requires that the spout automatically closes and stays closed until a user actuates the spout. The regulations do not allow for a vent that can ... (More)
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    • 9/6/2019
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    • 20190813-22EDB-2147379292
    Incident Description: Purchased a 5 gallon portable fuel container at Wilby's #9 in [REDACTED] on 08/13/19. Begin pumping fuel into the container. The container has a plastic mesh "filter" that inadvertantly circumvents the pumps auto shutoff safety feature. It attains this by ... (More)
    Product: Gasoline Cans (981)
    Product Description: Midwest Can 5 Gallon Gasoline Model #5610
    Injury Info: Injury, No First Aid or Medical Attention Received
    Manufacturer / Importer / Private Labeler: MIDWEST CAN COMPANY
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    • 6/29/2011
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    • 20110528-D8BF0-2147478763
    Incident Description: I was using my credit card to pay for gas in the morning, I swiped it and started to pump gas and realized that gasoline sprayed all over my car, pants, feet, and shoes from the hose. The attendent ran out and turned off the pump. About an entire gallon of ... (More)
    Product: Fuel Storage Tanks (980)
    Product Description: Gas pump at Swifty gas station on South Sandusky Street in Delaware, Ohio
    Injury Info: Injury, No First Aid or Medical Attention Received
    Manufacturer / Importer / Private Labeler: SWIFTY
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    • 10/18/2016
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    • 20160925-4D2B3-2147413711
    Incident Description: The Briggs & Stratton 85060 6-Gallon Auto Shut Off Gas Can needs to be recalled. The product is unsafe for the following reasons. The product violates the law in which it leaks gasoline when pouring fuel from the spout. It has a poor product design which ... (More)
    Product: Gasoline Cans (981)
    Product Description: Briggs & Stratton 85060 6-Gallon Auto Shut Off Gas Can
    Injury Info: Injury, No First Aid or Medical Attention Received
    Manufacturer / Importer / Private Labeler: THE PLASTICS GROUP
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    • 9/21/2017
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    • 20170827-41AA2-2147397842
    Incident Description: Filling a new power washer, my Blitz 1.3 gal can split and spewed gas all over me. This can was bought less than three years ago and only the second time it was used. I had put in a gallon of non ethanol gas about two weeks ago.
    Product: Gasoline Cans (981)
    Product Description: Red plastic
    Injury Info: Injury, No First Aid or Medical Attention Received
    Manufacturer / Importer / Private Labeler: Scepter USA
    Business Comments:
    (6/4/2018) We are disappointed to hear of your frustration with the Scepter USA gas can with the safety spout. Effective January 1, 2009, the EPA implemented regulatory changes regarding hydrocarbon emissions from portable gasoline containers. The Scepter USA gas cans ... (More)
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    • 11/5/2014
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    • 20141014-AC8C0-2147440091
    Incident Description: Bought a new gas can, Ameri-Can made by Scepter USA in Miami, Oklahoma. Can fills like all cans, but is hard to get gas out of it. The press lock does not stay unlocked long enough to get the can raised to pour, forcing the need for two people to pour. One ... (More)
    Product: Gasoline Cans (981)
    Product Description: Ameri-can 5 gal gas can
    Injury Info: Injury, No First Aid or Medical Attention Received
    Manufacturer / Importer / Private Labeler: Scepter Canada Inc.
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    • 7/1/2019
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    • 20190520-7909E-2147380860
    Incident Description: Scepter smart control gasoline can I was trying to fill my push mower with gasoline. The push button to open the valve is always stiff and hard to push, but this time when it finally opened, gasoline shot out of it straight up into my face and eyes. After ... (More)
    Product: Gasoline Cans (981)
    Product Description: Scepter smart control gas can. 2.5 gal. Bought at Walmart. Came out new this year (2019). Its red, with a black nozzle and a big square green release button on ... (More)
    Injury Info: Injury, No First Aid or Medical Attention Received
    Manufacturer / Importer / Private Labeler: Scepter USA
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    • 6/15/2011
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    • 20110523-87327-2147478904
    Incident Description: Defective propane gas regulator model RA329 manufactured by Ningbo Wanan, China. Product was included in the purchase of a Char-Broil brand outdoor gas barbeque grill. Regulator functioned well several times before failing. On or about the tenth use, the ... (More)
    Product: Propane, Lp or Butane Gas Tanks or Fittings (131)
    Product Description: Propane gas regulator model RA329 by Ningbo Wanan, China to connect a barbeque grill to a standard 20lb propane cylinder
    Injury Info: Injury, No First Aid or Medical Attention Received
    Manufacturer / Importer / Private Labeler: NINGBO WANAN CO LTD
    Business Comments:
    (6/28/2011) All the regulators were 100% tested by leaking and performance testing before loading. It has small chance to having leaking problems with only few times using the grill.
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    • 10/28/2015
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    • 20150914-39830-1516389
    Incident Description: The consumer purchased butane fuel refill containers which are used to refill butane lighters. The consumer purchased 2 containers of the butane fuel and the consumer has filed a similar report. On 9/10/15 the consumer used the product to refill his lighter ... (More)
    Product: Propane, Lp or Butane Gas Tanks or Fittings (131)
    Product Description: LAL PREMIUM BUTANE FUEL NET WT 2.03 OZ. LIGHTER UNIVERSAL REFILL NOZZLE
    Injury Info: Injury, No First Aid or Medical Attention Received
    Manufacturer / Importer / Private Labeler: LA LIGHTER CO
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