The Journal Gazette
Tuesday, January 12, 2021 3:23 pm

Rust-Oleum recalls Professional Bright Galvanizing Compound Spray

Rust-Oleum recalls Professional Bright Galvanizing Compound Spray due to the bottom of the pressurized container can detach unexpectedly, posing an injury hazard.

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled aerosol paint and contact Rust-Oleum for a full refund. Rust-Oleum will give consumers information on how to safely dispose of the product.

Consumers can contact Rust-Oleum at 800-908-4050 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, by email at or online at and click on Recalls for more information.

This recall involves Rust-Oleum Professional Bright Galvanizing Compound Spray used to protect metal surfaces from rust and corrosion. The 20-ounce can is silver with a silver cap. Only those products with product number 7584838 and batch code H0304A are included in the recall. The product number and batch code are printed on either the top or the bottom of the can. The label on the can states “Rust-Oleum,” “Professional” and “Bright Galvanizing Compound.”

The firm has received six reports of the container bottom detaching, including one reported injury.

The spray was sold at Lowe’s, Menards, and other hardware stores nationwide and online at and other websites from March 2020 through October 2020 for about $10.

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