STIHL has learned that the above-mentioned gloves may not meet the legal limits for polycyclic-aromatic hydrocarbons (PAH).
An excessive concentration of PAHs is considered harmful to health and wearing potentially contaminated gloves may pose a risk to the user. As a responsible manufacturer, STIHL has decided to recall the mentioned gloves and to refund the purchase price.
Have you purchased one or more of the above gloves from your local dealer?
Please return the gloves to your STIHL dealer. You will receive a refund of the purchase price even without presenting the purchase receipt.
We ask for your understanding for this precautionary measure. Please take this action in the interest of your own health.