SkinGuard24 All Day Hand Sanitizer Recall [US]


SkinGuard24 All Day Hand Sanitizer Recall [US]

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US FlagUS/Silver Spring: SG24 LLC, Bolingbroke, Georgia establishment, recalls certain batch/lots of SkinGuard24 – All Day Hand Sanitizer products from the American marketplace due to the suspected presence of Methanol (also called Methyl Alcohol or “Wood Alcohol”), with consequential risks of poisoning, oral injury, internal ingestion, GI tract laceration damage, blindness and death, all serious health and safety hazards requiring immediate medical intervention.

FDA: http://ht.ly/VtfT30r5dTS

Direct link: https://www.fda.gov/safety/recalls-market-withdrawals-safety-alerts/sg24-llc-issues-voluntary-nationwide-recall-skinguard24-hand-sanitizer-labeled-contain-methanol

Additional information:
The US Food and Drug Administration (“FDA”) reports the following Hand Sanitizer products are subject to this recall:

  • SkinGuard24 branded All Day Hand Sanitizer, sold in 8 ounce (250 mL) plastic bottles with foam pump, a SKU of 051230024 and a UPC of 7 93573 147125
  • SkinGuard24 branded All Day Hand Sanitizer, sold in 2.67 ounce (70 ml) plastic bottles, a SKU of 051220024 and a UPC of7 93573 147103
  • SkinGuard24 branded All Day Hand Sanitizer Spray Pocket Pen, sold in 10 mL pens, a SKU of 051210048 and a UPC of 7 93573 14709
  • SkinGuard24 branded All Day Hand Sanitizer Individual Towelette packaged as Single Use 2.5″ by 3.75″ pads with a SKU of 03150025 but no listed UPC

Please consult the photograph above for details of the product’s packaging, design and retail presentation. Additional images of the recalled Hand Sanitizer products can be found on the Web site above.

==> No manufacturing date codes, production dates, regulatory approval designations, registration numbers, agency approval designations or other identification numbers were listed with this recall notification.

According to the FDA, these products are being recalled because they are labeled to contain Methanol.

Consumption of Methanol/Methyl Alcohol can result in nausea, vomiting, headache, blurred vision, permanent blindness, seizures, coma, permanent damage to the nervous system or death. Although all persons using these products on their hands are at risk, young children who accidentally ingest these products and adolescents and adults who drink these products as if they were consuming Ethanol (i.e., drinking alcohol) as a substitute, are most at risk for Methanol poisoning.

==> Never depend on your senses of sight, smell, taste or touch to confirm poisoning, adulteration or contamination. If in doubt about the safety of any product, return it to your retailer for refund, making sure neither small children nor household pets can access the suspect product.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession any of the recalled SkinGuard24 branded All Day Hand Sanitizer products, please do use them to sanitize your hands, face or other body parts. Instead, return the Hand Sanitizer products to the store where you purchased it for a full refund.

Disposal of this product must be in accordance with local municipal hazardous waste requirements to protect the drinking water supply and the ecosystem. Do not dispose of this product through your household sewer system. Instead, consult with your local pharmacist or municipal waste authority for disposal instructions.

==> If you have a medical emergency, please contact 9-1-1, your closest hospital or emergency center equipped to properly treat Methanol poisoning.

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If you have any further questions, comments or complaints about this recall, please contact SG24 LLC at 1-877-470-8618, extension 20 from 9:00 AM to 4:30 PM Monday to Friday, Eastern Standard Time or by e-mail at recall@skinguard24.com or recall@sg24llc.com.

==> To see other recalls and notifications caused by suspected faulty and/or dangerous Hand Sanitizer, please search for “hand sanitizer” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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

==> To see other recalls and notifications for products manufactured, marketed and/or sold by SG24 LLC, please search for “SG24” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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More information about this recall:
Recalls Direct RIN: 13396-2020
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