White Knight Antibacterial Hand Sanitiser Recall [Australia]


White Knight Antibacterial Hand Sanitiser Recall [Australia]

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Australia FlagAustralia/Canberra: White Knight Sanitiser Pty Ltd. trading as White Knight Sanitisation, a Hawthorn, Victoria establishment, recalls certain batch/lots of White Knight Antibacterial Hand Sanitiser and White Knight Sweet Berry Antibacterial Hand Sanitiser products from the Australian marketplace due to suspected lower Isopropyl Alcohol content than specified and consequential failure to provide effective germicidal treatment to prevent the transmission of certain microbes and their respective diseases, all serious health hazards.

ACCC: http://ht.ly/tuUb30rp76E

Direct link: https://www.productsafety.gov.au/recall/white-knight-sanitiser-pty-ltd-t-as-white-knight-sanitisation-white-knight-antibacterial-hand-sanitiser-500ml-and-white-knight-sweet-berry-antibacterial-hand-sanitiser-500ml

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

  • White Knight Antibacterial Hand Sanitiser, sold in 500 mL bottles with batch/lot designations of 9353231000310, 9353231000303 or 9353231000327
  • White Knight Sweet Berry Antibacterial Hand Sanitiser, sold in 500 mL bottles with batch/lot designations of 9353231000310, 9353231000303 or 9353231000327

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

Please consult the photograph above for details of the drug’s packaging, design and retail presentation. Additional images of the recalled the Knight Antibacterial Hand Sanitiser can be found on the Web site above.

According to the ACCC, this recall was initiated due to the reported finding that the Hand Sanitiser products contain less than the 70% or 75% Isopropyl Alcohol content specified on the product’s label. A reduced alcohol content could lead to the product having reduced effectiveness and may increase the risk of illness. As a result of this defect, you should neither use the recalled White Knight Antibacterial Hand Sanitiser nor the White Knight Sweet Berry Antibacterial Hand Sanitiser products identified above.

==> Never depend on your senses of sight, smell, taste or touch to confirm drug adulteration. If in doubt about the safety of any drug or medicinal product, return it to your retailer for refund.

==> Disposal of this product must be in accordance with local municipal hazardous waste requirements to protect your personal safety, the local drinking water supply and the ecosystem. Please consult your local municipal waste authority for the correct steps for your particular community.

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

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If you have any further questions, comments or complaints about this recall notification, please White Knight Sanitisation on 03 9413 1466 during normal business hours, Australian Standard Time, Monday to Friday. Alternatively, you can visit the company’s Web by e-mail at enquiries@whiteknightsanitisation.com.au.

==> To see other recalls and notifications caused by suspected faulty and/or dangerous Hand Sanitiser products, please search for “sanitizer” (please note alternate spelling) using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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

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

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

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More information about this recall:
ACCC PRA number: 2020/18699
Recalls Direct RIN: 13876-2020
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