RECALL: ANTICA OCEAN CITRON HAND SANITIZER – Benzene, human carcinogen

RECALL

ANTICA OCEAN CITRON HAND SANITIZER

BENZENE – HUMAN CARCINOGEN

Seattle, Washington Area

September 16, 2022

RECALL
Orlando, Florida. Salon Technologies International. Inc. is voluntarily recalling one lot (512 bottles) of Antica Ocean Citron Hand Sanitizer (alcohol) Gel 65%, Lot 1166A. Expiration 6/18/2023 to the consumer level.
Distributed in Seattle, Washington area.

Firm lab testing has found the product to contain benzene.
Benzene is classified as a human carcinogen. Exposure to benzene can occur by inhalation, orally,and through the skin. Depending on the duration and level of exposure, it can result in cancers including leukemia, a blood cancer of the bone marrow, and blood disorders that can be life-threatening. Salon Tech International, Inc. has not received any reports of adverse events related to this recall.

The product is used to help reduce bacteria, that potentially can cause disease when soap and water are not available.

Salon Technologies International. Inc. has notified its distributors by email and is arranging for the return of all recalled products.

ACTION
Consumers that have product which is being recalled should stop using and return unused product to where it was obtained.

Consumers should contact their physician or healthcare provider if they have experienced any problems that may be related to using this drug product.

CONTACT
Consumers with questions regarding this recall can contact Salon Technologies International. Inc. by phone number (407-248-2948) or e-mail address salontechnologiesint@gmail.com, Monday to Friday 9 am – 5 pm, EST.