BOC Limited—Acetylene Cylinders
What are the defects?
Off-Specification Acetylene Cylinders. Some Acetylene Cylinders may be contaminated by very low levels of air. A mixture of air and acetylene in a cylinder could be dangerous under certain circumstances.
What should consumers do?
The off-specification acetylene cylinder(s) should not be used. They should be clearly quarantined from other cylinders to ensure they are not accidentally used. You should immediately contact BOC by calling Customer Service Centre on 131 262. BOC will
Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is the responsible regulator for this recall.