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Abundance Naturally Ltd. Recalls Thursday Plantation Tea Tree Mouthwash

Starting date:
April 17, 2014
Posting date:
April 17, 2014
Type of communication:
Consumer Product Recall
Subcategory:
Cosmetics
Source of recall:
Health Canada
Issue:
Microbial Hazard
Audience:
General Public
Identification number:
RA-39061

Affected products

Thursday Plantation Tea Tree Mouthwash

Product description

The product Thursday Plantation Tea Tree Mouthwash is packaged in a clear plastic 250mL bottle with a green and white label. The batch number affected by this recall is Batch # 10952 and the UPC is 717554080579. Please note that no other batch of this product is affected by the recall. The batch number is displayed adjacent to the bar code on the product label.

Hazard identified

The recalled product is contaminated with the bacteria Pseudomonas aeruginosaPseudomonas species can enter the body through cuts and lesions and may cause local infections in people with weakened immune systems.

Neither the company nor Health Canada has received any reports of consumer incidents or injuries related to the use of this product.

Number sold

Approximately 155 units were sold in Canada.

Time period sold

The recalled products were sold at various retailers across Canada between February 6, 2014 and April 4, 2014.

Place of origin

Manufactured in Australia.

Companies

Distributor
Abundance Naturally Ltd.
Mississauga
Ontario
CANADA

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What you should do

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled products even if it does not look or smell spoiled.

Consumers can return the recalled product for a refund, by contacting Abundance Naturally Ltd. at 1-888-481-8446 (Monday to Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. EST), or via email.

Health Canada would like to remind Canadians to report any health or safety incidents related to the use of this product or any other consumer product or cosmetic by filling out the Consumer Product Incident Report Form.