Nationwide recall for Banana Boat spray sun block due to carcinogen benzene discovered


3 batches of Banana Boat sun block were remembered on July 29, 2022.
( Credit: EDGEWELL PERSONAL CARE BUSINESS)

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WLNE)– An item business released an across the country recall Friday for its sun block spray bottles.

The Edgewell Personal Care business stated 3 batches of Banana Boat Hair and Scalp sun block have levels of benzene discovered.

” While benzene is not a component in any Banana Boat items, the evaluation revealed that unforeseen levels of benzene originated from the propellant that sprays the item out of the can,” stated the business in a declaration.

The business likewise stated all other Banana Boat items ought to continue to be utilized by customers as planned.

Benzene is a human carcinogen. Direct exposure to it can possibly trigger cancers such as leukemia and blood cancer of the bone marrow. In addition to blood conditions.

If you believe you have actually been exposed to the item, finish a type on the FDA’s site