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Type of Product Medical Device
TGA Recall Reference RC-2013-RN-00244-1
Product Name/Description Kimguard Container Filters 7.5in (19cm) round & 9x9in (23x23cm) square (Used for wrapping medical devices prior to sterilisation)

Product code: 68507
Lot numbers: MF1284XXX, MF1287XXX, MF1294XXX, MF1316XXX, MF2012XXX, MF2055XXX, MF2086XXX, MF2098XXX, MF2115XXX, MF2146XXX, MF2178XXX, MF2188XXX, MF2196XXX, MF2210XXX, MF2228XXX, MF2243XXX, MF2264XXX, MF2271XXX, MF2285XXX,MF2328XXX, MF2338XXX

Product code: 68509
Lot numbers: MF1279XXX, MF1287XXX, MF1288XXX

ARTG Number: 127021
Recall Action Level Hospital
Recall Action Classification Class II
Recall Action Commencement Date 21/03/2013
Responsible Entity Kimberly Clark Aust Pty Ltd
Reason/Issue These products may have thin areas which could potentially compromise the ability of the filter to maintain a sterile barrier.
Recall Action Recall
Recall Action Instructions Customers are requested to inspect their stock and quarantine any affected lots. Kimberly Clark Australia will arrange for the return of all affected units.
Contact Information 1800 812 255 - Kimberly Clark Australia