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Due to the presence of benzene

Company Name:
The Proctor & Gamble Company
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Product Description

Old Spice and Secret Aerosol Sprays

Company Announcement

The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE: PG) is voluntarily recalling all a lot with expiry via September 2023 of explicit Old Spice and Secret aerosol spray antiperspirants and Old Spice Below Deck aerosol spray merchandise offered within the United States, and indexed within the desk under, to the shopper degree because of the presence of benzene detected.

Risk Statement: Benzene is classed as a human carcinogen. Exposure to benzene can happen via inhalation, orally, and in the course of the pores and skin and it may end up in cancers together with leukemia and blood most cancers of the bone marrow and blood issues which will also be life-threatening. Based on publicity modeling and the most cancers possibility checks printed via the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) (IRIS database), day by day publicity to benzene within the recalled merchandise on the ranges detected in our checking out would no longer be anticipated to reason antagonistic well being penalties. Benzene is ubiquitous within the atmosphere. Humans all over the world have day by day exposures to it indoors and out of doors from more than one assets. To date, The Procter & Gamble Company has no longer won any studies of difficult occasions associated with this recall and is accomplishing 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 are recalling all a lot with expiry via September 2023 of the under merchandise:

UPC Description
012044001912 Old Spice High Endurance AP Spray Pure Sport 12/6oz
012044044759 Old Spice Hardest Working Collection Inv Spray Stronger Swagger 3.8oz
037000729747 Old Spice Hardest Working Collection Inv Spray Pure Sport Plus 12/3.8oz
037000730347 Old Spice Hardest Working Collection Inv Spray Stronger Swagger 12/3.8oz
037000749479 Old Spice Hardest Working Collection Inv Spray Ult Captain 12/3.8oz
037000695714 Old Spice Below Deck Powder Spray Unscented 12/4.9oz
037000695707 Old Spice Below Deck Powder Spray Fresh Air 12/4.9oz
037000586906 Secret Aerosol Powder Fresh Twin Pack
037000711087 Secret Aerosol Powder Fresh 12/6OZ
037000711094 Secret Aerosol Powder Fresh 12/4OZ
037000723721 Secret Fresh Collection Inv Spray Waterlily 3.8oz
037000729860 Secret Fresh Collection Inv Spray Lavender 12/3.8oz
037000729914 Secret Fresh Collection Inv Spray Water Lily 12/3.8oz
037000729921 Secret Fresh Collection Inv Spray Light Essentials 12/3.8oz
037000798842 Secret Fresh Collection Inv Spray Rose 12/3.8oz
037000747642 Secret Outlast Inv Spray Completely Clean 12/3.8oz
037000747727 Secret Outlast Inv Spray Protecting Powder 12/3.8oz
012044048535 Old Spice Pure Sport 2021 Gift Set

The recalled merchandise had been allotted national within the United States via shops and on-line. All different Old Spice and Secret merchandise aren’t impacted via this factor and would possibly proceed for use as meant. This represents nearly all of our merchandise, together with frame spray merchandise, forged sticks, cushy solids and gel antiperspirants and deodorant merchandise.

The Procter & Gamble Company has notified its shops to take away merchandise from cabinets. Old Spice and Secret may also be offering repayment for shoppers who’ve bought merchandise impacted via this recall. Consumers must prevent the usage of and correctly discard the affected aerosol spray merchandise.

Consumers with questions relating to this recall can search additional info by way of the Consumer Care workforce at 888-339-7689 from Monday Friday from 9:00am 6:00pm EST. Consumers too can consult with or for more info concerning the impacted merchandise and to discover ways to obtain repayment for eligible merchandise. Consumers must touch their doctor or healthcare supplier if they have got skilled any issues that can be associated with the usage of those merchandise.

Adverse reactions or high quality issues skilled with using this product is also reported to the FDA’s MedWatch Adverse Event Reporting program both on-line, via common mail or via fax.

  • Complete and publish the record Online
  • Regular Mail or Fax: Download shape or name 1- 800-332-1088 to request a reporting shape, then whole and go back to the deal with at the pre-addressed shape, or publish via fax to 1-800-FDA-0178

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

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