2017 Voluntary recalls

December 2017

Sumitomo Chemical Australia Pty Ltd

Sumitomo Chemical Australia Pty Ltd commenced a voluntary recall of the chemical product listed below:

  • Motac 500 SC Fungicide (66094)—20 Litre batches manufactured prior to August 2017

This voluntary recall is being conducted due to product manufactured before August 2017 presenting usability challenges. Sumitomo Chemical Australia Pty Ltd has assessed that Motac used in accordance with the label directions presents no additional risk to crops, humans or environment. People in possession of the product concerned should direct any questions they may have regarding the voluntary recall to Sumitomo Chemical Australia Pty Ltd.

Nufarm Australia Limited

Nufarm Australia Limited commenced a voluntary recall of the chemical product listed below:

  • Nufarm Spin Flo Systemic Fungicide (59815) – 20 Litre batches manufactured prior to August 2017

This voluntary recall is being conducted due to product manufactured before August 2017 presenting usability challenges. Nufarm Australia Limited has assessed that Spin Flo used in accordance with label directions presents no change to crop or personal risk. People in possession of the product concerned should direct any questions they may have regarding the voluntary recall to Nufarm Australia Limited.

November 2017

Resene Paints (Australia) Limited

Resene Paints (Australia) Limited commenced a voluntary recall of the chemical product listed below:

  • Pettit Marine Paint Vivid Antifouling Paint – 4 Litre, Batch number: Red – 100260G17

This product is made in two different shades of red in NZ, one of which is registered for supply in Australia. This recall is being conducted due to the detection of the incorrect shade of red in the above batch of cans distributed in Australia. Any questions regarding the voluntary recall may be directed to Resene Paints (Australia) Limited.

Merial Australia Pty Ltd

Merial Australia Pty Ltd commenced a voluntary recall of the registered chemical product listed below:

  • NexGard Spectra Chewables for Dogs 2 – 3.5 kg (81008) labelled as Batch: AA1266/17, Expiry: 04/2020

This recall is being conducted due to detection of a 6 Pack of Chewables for Dogs 30.1 – 60 kg inside a pack of the affected product. As there may be a potential risk to overdosing from administering the 30.1 – 60 kg product to a dog weighing 2 - 3.5 kg, Merial Australia Pty Ltd is instituting a voluntary recall purely as a precautionary measure. People in possession of the product concerned should direct any questions they may have regarding the voluntary recall to Merial Australia Pty Ltd.

October 2017

Norbrook Laboratories Australia

Norbrook Laboratories Australia commenced a voluntary recall of the registered chemical product listed below:

  • Loxicom 5mg/mL (62882), Batch 6094-94A only

This recall is being conducted due to the pH of a sample of the product not meeting specification. As there may be a very low potential risk to the safety/efficacy of the product, Norbrook Laboratories Australia is instituting a voluntary recall purely as a precautionary measure. People in possession of the product concerned should direct any questions they may have regarding the voluntary recall to Norbrook Laboratories Australia.

August 2017

Boehringer Ingelheim Pty Limited

Boehringer Ingelheim Pty Limited commenced a voluntary recall of the registered chemical product listed below:

  • Metacam 20MG/ML Solution for Injection (54061)

This recall is being conducted due to detection of leakage in one vial of batch K21002-06. As there may be a potential risk to the sterility of the product, Boehringer Ingelheim is instituting a voluntary recall purely as a precautionary measure. People in possession of the product concerned should direct any questions they may have regarding the voluntary recall to Boehringer Ingelheim Pty Limited.

Ceva Animal Health Pty Ltd

Ceva Animal Health Pty Ltd commenced a voluntary recall of the recently deregistered chemical product listed below:

  • Enzyplex Enzyme Complex for Dogs (37556)

This voluntary recall is being conducted due to the completion of the phase-out period for the registration of the product. People in possession of the product should direct any questions they may have regarding the voluntary recall to Ceva Animal Health Pty Ltd.

July 2017

4Farmers Australia Pty Ltd

4Farmers Australia Pty Ltd commenced a voluntary recall of the registered chemical product listed below:

  • 4Farmers Clopyralid 300 Selective Herbicide (55985)

This recall is being conducted due to one batch (17017/2) suspected of causing crop damage. People in possession of the product concerned should direct any questions they may have regarding the voluntary recall to 4Farmers Australia Pty Ltd.

Le Vet Beheer B. V.

Le Vet Beheer B. V. commenced a voluntary recall of the registered chemical product listed below:

  • Clavubactin L 625 MG Broad Spectrum Antibiotic Tablets (59957)

This recall is being conducted due to the mislabeling of one batch (17A15) of product. People in possession of the product concerned should direct any questions they may have regarding the voluntary recall to Bayer Australia Ltd (Animal Health).

Bayer Australia Ltd (Animal Health)

Bayer Australia Ltd (Animal Health) commenced a voluntary recall of the registered chemical product listed below:

  • E-Mox Pro Broad Spectrum Wormer for Horses (70365)

This recall is being conducted due to two batches (NZ19633 and NZ19757) returning low levels of moxidectin during routine stability testing. People in possession of the product concerned should direct any questions they may have regarding the voluntary recall to Bayer Australia Ltd (Animal Health).

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