Salts of the Earth Recover Lotion Recall [Australia]


Australia FlagAustralia/Canberra: Salts of the Earth branded Recover Lotion Recall [Australia]SOTE Pty Ltd trading as Salts of the Earth, an Australian establishment, recalls certain batch/lots of Magnesium Moisturiser and Magnesium Lotion due to suspected mould contamination and consequential risk of illness, a serious health hazard.

ACCC: http://ht.ly/PPU130k1mUs

Direct link: https://www.productsafety.gov.au/recall/sote-pty-ltd-trading-as-salts-of-the-earth-magnesium-moisturiser-and-magnesium-lotion

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

  • Salts of the Earth Recover Magnesium Lotion, sold in 100 mL and 200 mL plastic bottles with a pump action dispenser
  • Salts of the Earth Skin Magnesium moisturiser, sold in 100 mL and 200 mL plastic bottles with a pump action dispenser

==> No barcodes, UPCs, APNs or other identification numbers were listed with this recall notification.

Please consult the photograph above for details of the cosmetics’ packaging, design and retail presentation.

According to the ACCC, this recalled was initiated due to suspected mould.

==> Never depend on your senses of sight, smell, taste or touch to confirm cosmetic contamination. If in doubt about the safety of any cosmetic, return it to your retailer for refund or toss it out in your household rubbish, making sure small children and pets can’t access the suspect food.

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

==> To see other recalls and notifications caused by suspected contaminated, adulterated or mislabeled Moisturising Lotions, please search for “lotion” or more generically, “cosmetics” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications caused by suspected Mould contamination, please search for “mold” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for products manufactured, marketed and/or sold by SOTE Pty Ltd or Salts of the Earth, please search for “SOTE” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for products manufactured, marketed and/or sold under the Recover brand, please search for “Recover” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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More information about this recall:
ACCC PRA number: 2018/16783
Recalls Direct RIN: 10174-2018
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