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Groupe Marcelle Inc. Recalls Marcelle Instant Eye Makeup Remover Pads
- Starting date:
- March 4, 2016
- Posting date:
- March 4, 2016
- Type of communication:
- Consumer Product Recall
- Source of recall:
- Health Canada
- Microbial Hazard
- General Public
- Identification number:
Marcelle Instant Eye Makeup Remover Pads manufactured by Groupe Marcelle Inc.
This voluntary recall involves Marcelle Instant Eye Makeup Remover Pads. These products are sold in cylindrical plastic containers with a safety seal containing 80 non-woven pads saturated with makeup-remover lotion.
The recalled product had the following UPC codes (on the back of the container): 056599673521 and 056599679424.
This recall applies to the following lot numbers (printed in black ink on the bottom of the container): (L)15J1394, (L)15K1394 and (L)15L1394.
Quality control analyses carried out by Groupe Marcelle Inc. have revealed that the eye makeup remover pads may be contaminated with mould.
Neither Groupe Marcelle Inc. nor Health Canada have received any reports of incidents or injuries concerning the use of these eye makeup remover pads.
Groupe Marcelle Inc. sold and distributed 23,050 units of this product in Canada.
Time period sold
The recalled product was sold from December 9, 2015, to February 16, 2016.
Place of origin
The product was manufactured in Canada.
Groupe Marcelle Inc.
9200 Chemin de la Côte de Liesse
What you should do
Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled product and contact Groupe Marcelle Inc. to obtain another product or a refund, whichever is more convenient for them.
Please note that the Canada Consumer Product Safety Act prohibits recalled products from being redistributed, sold or even given away in Canada.
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.
This recall is also posted on the OECD Global Portal on Product Recalls website. You can visit this site for more information on other international consumer product recalls.