Plycem Recalls Allura Decking Due to Fall and Injury Hazards



The recall involves Allura™ fiber cement decking and fascia. The recalled decking was sold in 12-foot lengths and is 6 inches wide and one inch thick, and came in two styles: a hidden fastener application and a direct screw application. The recalled Allura™ fiber cement fascia, which was for vertical applications only, was sold in 12-foot lengths, is 8- and 12-inches wide and 7/16 inches thick. The decking and fascia were sold in a natural wood color with a wood grain texture. There are no labels or other identifying marks on the decking materials.
Product:
Allura deckingAbout 37,500 boards
Retailer:
Kelseyville Lumber and Trademark Exteriors as stock items and at Home Depot as a special order item from February 2014 through June 2017 for between $25 to $30 per board for the decking and about $25 to $40 per board for the fascia.
Recall Date:    Nov 21, 2017
Injury:
Plycem has received three reports of the recalled decking cracking, resulting in one report of a leg injury to an adult male whose leg went through the cracked decking.
Mfg:
Plycem Construsistemas, of Costa Rica, S.A.
Mfg Country:
Costa Rica
Importer:
Plycem USA LLC, of Houston, Texas
Recall ID:    8189
Last Published:    Nov 22, 2017
Official Site:    Link

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Emert Number:    18044
Emert Status:    Announced