Plant Therapy branded Essential Oil Recall [US]


Plant Therapy branded Essential Oil Recall [US]

 Click to enlarge

US FlagUS/Washington: Plant Therapy LLC, a Twin Falls, Idaho establishment, recalls an estimated 34,000 Plant Therapy branded Wintergreen Essential Oils and Essential Oil Blends with Wintergreen products from the American marketplace due to suspected failure to meet the child resistant packaging requirements specified by the Poison Prevention Packaging Act (“PPPA”) and consequential risks of choking, poisoning and GI tract laceration damage, all serious safety hazards.

CPSC: http://ht.ly/lX5K30quext

Direct link: https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2020/Plant-Therapy-Recalls-Wintergreen-Essential-Oils-and-Essential-Oil-Blends-with-Wintergreen-Due-to-Failure-to-Meet-Child-Resistant-Packaging-Requirement-Risk-of-Poisoning-Recall-Alert

Additional information:
The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) reports this recall involves certain 1/3 fluid ounce (approximately 10 mL), 1 fluid ounce (30 mL) and 3.3 fluid ounce (100 mL) amber glass bottles with black caps of Plant Therapy Wintergreen (“Gaultheria procumbens”), Organic Wintergreen (“Gaultheria procumbens”), Muscle Aid Synergy Blend (undiluted), Tingly Mint Synergy Blend and Vein Aid Synergy Blend (undiluted) products sold prior to September 20, 2019, as follows:

  • Plant Therapy Wintergreen, sold in 10 mL bottles with a UPC of 610256943879
  • Plant Therapy Wintergreen, sold in 30 mL bottles with a UPC of 609224262821
  • Plant Therapy Wintergreen, sold in 100 mL bottles with a UPC of 680912011082
  • Plant Therapy Organic Wintergreen, sold in 10 mL bottles with a UPC of 680912010061
  • Plant Therapy Organic Wintergreen, sold in 30 mL bottles with a UPC of 680912021562
  • Plant Therapy Organic Wintergreen, sold in 100 mL bottles with a UPC of 680912000543
  • Plant Therapy Muscle Aid Synergy Blend, (undiluted) sold in 10 mL bottles with a UPC of 610256944296
  • Plant Therapy Muscle Aid Synergy Blend, (undiluted) sold in 30 mL bottles with a UPC of 680912022699
  • Plant Therapy Muscle Aid Synergy Blend, (undiluted) sold in 100 mL bottles with a UPC of 680912010764
  • Plant Therapy Tingly Mint Synergy Blend, sold in 10 mL bottles with a UPC of 680912022842
  • Plant Therapy Tingly Mint Synergy Blend, sold in 30 mL bottles with a UPC of 680912022859
  • Plant Therapy Tingly Mint Synergy Blend, sold in 100 mL bottles with a UPC of 609224263347
  • Plant Therapy Vein Aid Synergy Blend (undiluted), sold in 10 mL bottles with a UPC of 680912022903
  • Plant Therapy Vein Aid Synergy Blend (undiluted), sold in 30 mL bottles with a UPC of 680912022910
  • Plant Therapy Vein Aid Synergy Blend (undiluted), sold in 100 mL bottles with a UPC of 680912010795

The label on the front of each bottle displays the Plant Therapy logo, product name and the volume amount of the bottle while the back displays the specific UPCs.

Please consult the photograph above for details of the product’s packaging, design and retail presentation. Additional images of the recalled Plant Therapy branded Wintergreen Essential Oils and Essential Oil Blends with Wintergreen products can be found on the Web site listed above.

According to the CPSC, the products contains the chemical Methyl Salicylate, a substance must be kept in child resistant packaging as required by the US Poison Prevention Packaging Act (“PPPA”). The packaging of the products is not child resistant, posing a risk of poisoning if the contents are swallowed by young children.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession any of the recalled Plant Therapy branded Wintergreen Essential Oils and Essential Oil Blends with Wintergreen products, please do not use them. Instead, kindly store the product in a safe location out of reach of children and contact Plant Therapy for a free replacement child-resistant cap. All known (i.e., registered) purchasers are being notified directly by the firm about the recall.

==> If you have a medical emergency, please contact 9-1-1, your closest hospital or emergency center equipped to properly treat poisonings and/or GI tract lacerations.

If you have any further questions, comments or complaints about this recall, please contact Plant Therapy Customer Service toll-free at 1-800-917-6577 from 6:00 AM to 10:00 PM Mountain Standard Time, Monday to Friday. You can also reach the company by e-mail at cs@planttherapy.com and putting “Free Replacement Cap” in the subject line of the e-mail and in the body of the message. Please provide your name, address, the product(s), the bottle size for which you are requesting a replacement cap for and the date you purchased the product(s). Finally, you can contact the company on Web at http://www.PlantTherapy.com and click on “Important Safety Information” for more information about this recall.

==> To see other recalls and notifications caused by suspected faulty and/or dangerous Plant Therapy branded Wintergreen Essential Oils and Essential Oil Blends with Wintergreen, please search for “essential oil” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Burn or Scald hazards, please search for “burn” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Choking hazards, please search for “choking” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Ingestion hazards, please search for “ingestion” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Poisoning hazards, please search for “poisoning” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to products made, marketed and/or sold by Plant Therapy, please search for “Plant Therapy” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

___________________________________________________________

More information about this recall:
CPSC recall number: 20-723
Recalls Direct RIN: 12867-2020
Want to read more about this recall?
==> Please click on the links above to visit the originating site.
Want to read more about other recalls?
==> Please click on the links below.

General information:
More recalls? Back to the main Recalls Direct page:
==> http://www.RecallsDirect.com/
About the Recalls Direct service:
==> http://wp.me/P2bVty-2
Visit the Living Safely site:
==> http://www.LivingSafely.org/
Report an unsafe product you purchased in the United States [external: new window opens]:
==> https://www.saferproducts.gov/CPSRMSPublic/Incidents/ReportIncident.aspx
Search for a recalled product on the US CPSC Web site [external: new window opens]:
==> https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/

We welcome your feedback:
Want to e-mail or share this recall?
==> Simply use the “Share this” options below.
Is this recall relevant to you? Please let us know!
==> Click on the “Like” button below.
E. & O. E.

___________________________________________________________

 

%d bloggers like this: