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Because of the presence of benzene

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The Proctor & Gamble Firm
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Product Description

Previous Spice and Secret Aerosol Sprays

Firm Announcement

The Procter & Gamble Firm (NYSE: PG) is voluntarily recalling all tons with expiry by means of September 2023 of particular Previous Spice and Secret aerosol spray antiperspirants and Previous Spice Under Deck aerosol spray merchandise bought in america, and listed within the desk under, to the patron degree as a result of presence of benzene detected.

Threat Assertion: Benzene is assessed as a human carcinogen. Publicity to benzene can happen by inhalation, orally, and thru the pores and skin and it can lead to cancers together with leukemia and blood most cancers of the bone marrow and blood issues which will be life-threatening. Based mostly on publicity modeling and the most cancers threat assessments printed by the Environmental Safety Company (EPA) (IRIS database), each day publicity to benzene within the recalled merchandise on the ranges detected in our testing wouldn’t be anticipated to trigger hostile well being penalties. Benzene is ubiquitous within the atmosphere. People world wide have each day exposures to it indoors and open air from a number of sources. So far, The Procter & Gamble Firm has not acquired any experiences of hostile occasions associated to this recall and is conducting this recall out of an abundance of warning.

The affected merchandise are used as antiperspirants and hygiene merchandise and are packaged in aerosol cans. See desk under for Product names and UPC codes and pictures for additional descriptions. We’re recalling all tons with expiry by means of September 2023 of the under merchandise:

UPC Description
012044001912 Previous Spice Excessive Endurance AP Spray Pure Sport 12/6oz
012044044759 Previous Spice Hardest Working Assortment Inv Spray Stronger Swagger 3.8oz
037000729747 Previous Spice Hardest Working Assortment Inv Spray Pure Sport Plus 12/3.8oz
037000730347 Previous Spice Hardest Working Assortment Inv Spray Stronger Swagger 12/3.8oz
037000749479 Previous Spice Hardest Working Assortment Inv Spray Ult Captain 12/3.8oz
037000695714 Previous Spice Under Deck Powder Spray Unscented 12/4.9oz
037000695707 Previous Spice Under Deck Powder Spray Contemporary Air 12/4.9oz
037000586906 Secret Aerosol Powder Contemporary Twin Pack
037000711087 Secret Aerosol Powder Contemporary 12/6OZ
037000711094 Secret Aerosol Powder Contemporary 12/4OZ
037000723721 Secret Contemporary Assortment Inv Spray Waterlily 3.8oz
037000729860 Secret Contemporary Assortment Inv Spray Lavender 12/3.8oz
037000729914 Secret Contemporary Assortment Inv Spray Water Lily 12/3.8oz
037000729921 Secret Contemporary Assortment Inv Spray Mild Necessities 12/3.8oz
037000798842 Secret Contemporary Assortment Inv Spray Rose 12/3.8oz
037000747642 Secret Outlast Inv Spray Utterly Clear 12/3.8oz
037000747727 Secret Outlast Inv Spray Defending Powder 12/3.8oz
012044048535 Previous Spice Pure Sport 2021 Reward Set

The recalled merchandise have been distributed nationwide in america by means of shops and on-line. All different Previous Spice and Secret merchandise aren’t impacted by this problem and will proceed for use as meant. This represents the overwhelming majority of our merchandise, together with physique spray merchandise, strong sticks, delicate solids and gel antiperspirants and deodorant merchandise.

The Procter & Gamble Firm has notified its retailers to take away merchandise from cabinets. Previous Spice and Secret can even provide reimbursement for customers who’ve bought merchandise impacted by this recall. Shoppers ought to cease utilizing and appropriately discard the affected aerosol spray merchandise.

Shoppers with questions relating to this recall can search extra data through the Client Care workforce at 888-339-7689 from Monday – Friday from 9:00am – 6:00pm EST. Shoppers may go to www.oldspice.com or www.secret.com for extra details about the impacted merchandise and to discover ways to obtain reimbursement for eligible merchandise. Shoppers ought to contact their doctor or healthcare supplier if they’ve skilled any issues that could be associated to utilizing these merchandise.

Hostile reactions or high quality issues skilled with the usage of this product could also be reported to the FDA’s MedWatch Hostile Occasion Reporting program both on-line, by common mail or by fax.

  • Full and submit the report On-line
  • Common Mail or Fax: Obtain kind or name 1- 800-332-1088 to request a reporting kind, then full and return to the handle on the pre-addressed kind, or submit by fax to 1-800-FDA-0178

This recall is being performed with the information of the U.S. Meals and Drug Administration.

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