Underworks Men’s Business Sock Recall [Australia]

Australia FlagAustralia/Canberra: Underworks Men's Business Socks Recall [Australia]Best & Less recalls certain Underworks Men’s Business Socks due to possible carcinogenic (i.e., Cancer-causing) dye contamination, a serious health hazard. ACCC: http://ht.ly/PJ28Q

Direct link: http://www.recalls.gov.au/content/index.phtml/itemId/1073837

Additional information:
The Australian Competition & Consumer Commission (“ACCC”) reports the following Business Socks are subject to this recall:

  • Underworks Men’s 5-pack Business Crew Socks; colours: Taupe/Grey/Brown colourways only; product codes: M21589BL; 9327446362358, 202606; 9327446362365, 202607

Please consult the photograph above for details of the Socks’ packaging, design and retail presentation. Additional photographs of the recalled Socks are pictured on the Web site above.

According to the ACCC, the dye used in the manufacture of the recalled Socks may contain hazardous azo-dyes. Expert authorities classify these azo-colourants as carcinogens (Cancer-causing compounds) and recommend that exposure be limited.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession the recalled Socks, please do not use them. Instead, kindly return the product to the store where you purchased it for a full refund.

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Additional information about this recall:
ACCC PRA number: 2015/14815
Recalls Direct RIN: 5569-2015
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