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Dec. 20, 2021
The Procter & Gamble Firm has recalled greater than 30 aerosol spray merchandise due to worries about ranges of benzene, which is thought to trigger most cancers.
A number of the merchandise have the model names Pantene, Aussie, Natural Essences, Waterless, and Previous Spice, and Hair Meals, P&G stated in an announcement posted on the U.S. Meals and Drug Administration’s web site.
A full listing of recalled merchandise could be discovered on the FDA’s and the corporate’s web site. Individuals who purchased the merchandise ought to throw them away. Customers can receive refunds by filling out a type on the corporate web site or by calling a hotline at 1-888-674-36319.
“Primarily based on publicity modeling and the most cancers danger 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 antagonistic well being penalties,” the announcement stated.
“So far, The Procter & Gamble Firm has not acquired any experiences of antagonistic occasions associated to this recall and is conducting this recall out of an abundance of warning.”
That is the corporate’s second recall in lower than a month. On Nov. 23, it introduced it was recalling 18 Previous Spice and Secret aerosol spray antiperspirants and Previous Spice Beneath Deck aerosol spray merchandise due to considerations about benzene.
Folks could be uncovered to benzene by inhalation, orally, and thru the pores and skin, the announcement stated. Benzene could cause cancers resembling leukemia and blood most cancers of the bone marrow, in addition to blood problems