Costco is notifying members of a UDAP bear spray product notice.
“Costco records indicate that you may have purchased UDAP Safety Orange Bear Spray, Item # 1169379
between March 19, 2020 and August 6, 2020. UDAP Industries Inc. has received two complaints where the canister failed to deploy when test fired.
Please check your canister(s) for the following lot codes: P1709, P1804, P1805, P1806, P1807, or P1817
UDAP Industries Inc. is asking customers to test fire their bear spray outdoors away from people, pets,
and buildings in accordance with the directions on the label before planning to travel into bear country.
As per the label, a test fire should be a quick spray for less than a half second.
If you have any issues or concerns after test firing your bear sprays, please contact UDAP Industries
directly at (866) 232-7911 or email us at Support@UDAP.com.”