Aerowipe Cleansing Wipe Recall [Australia]

Australia FlagAustralia/Canberra: Logo - Aero HealthcareAero Healthcare, an Armidale, New South Wales establishment, recalls certain batch/lots of Aerowipe Cleansing Wipes supplied in various First Aid Kits from the Australian marketplace due to suspected mould contamination and consequential risks of infection, sepsis and severe illness and/or possible life-changing complications, all serious health hazards.


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

  • Aerowipe Cleansing Wipes supplied in various first aid kits, sold with a product code of AW8000, batch/lot codes of 24473 or 24706 and expiry dates of 02/2025 or 04/2025 and contained in First Aid Kits, supplied between 7 May 2020 and 25 August 2020 with an ARTG identification of 277597

==> No barcodes, APNs, EANs, UPCs, best-before date codes, manufacturing date codes, production dates, regulatory approval designations, registration numbers, agency approval designations or other identification numbers were listed with this recall notification.

You can see the distributor recall notification information sheet here:

You can see the consumer recall notification information sheet here:

According to the ACCC, this recall was initiated due to the visual presence of black spots resembling mould growth on the Cleansing Wipe products. Consequently, you should not use any of the recalled Wipes identified above.

==> Never depend on your senses of sight, smell, taste or touch to confirm drug contamination. If in doubt about the safety of any drug or medical device, return it to your supplier for refund or toss it out in your household rubbish.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession any of the recalled Cleansing Wipe products, please do not use them. Instead, kindly contact Aero Healthcare Customer Service to arrange for replacement Wipes to be sent.

==> If you have a medical emergency, please contact 0-0-0, your closest hospital or emergency centre equipped to properly treat Mould contamination.


Australian Department of Health Coronavirus Tips___________________________________________________________

==> If you have any further questions, comments or complaints about this recall notification, please contact Aero Healthcare Customer Service at 1800 628 881 during normal business hours, Australian Eastern Standard Time, Monday to Friday. Alternatively, you can visit the company’s Web site at

==> To see other recalls and notifications caused by suspected faulty and/or dangerous Aerowipe Cleansing Wipes, please search for “sanitizing” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Mould hazards, please search for “mold” (please note the spelling variation) using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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

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More information about this recall:
ACCC PRA number: 2020/18577
Recalls Direct RIN: 13561-2020
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