Baby Bum Mineral SPF50+ Sunscreen Lotion [Australia]


Baby Bum Mineral SPF50+ Sunscreen Lotion [Australia]

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Australia FlagAustralia/Canberra: Sun Bum Pty Ltd, a Southport, Queensland establishment, recalls certain batch/lots of Baby Bum Mineral SPF50+ Sunscreen Lotion products from the Australian marketplace due to reported elevated levels of Benzene and consequential risks of Cancers of the Blood and Blood-Forming Tissues, including the Bone Marrow and the Lymphatic System including Leukemia, all serious health and safety hazards requiring immediate medical intervention to minimize pain and suffering as well as prevent life-changing injury.

ACCC: https://bit.ly/38xSj1o

Direct link: https://www.productsafety.gov.au/recalls/sun-bum-pty-ltd-%E2%80%94-baby-bum-mineral-spf50-sunscreen-lotion

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

  • Baby Bum Mineral SPF50+ Sunscreen Lotion products, sold in 88 ml bottles with a lot code of N1118B or N1118C, a batch number of 1104263, 1104743 or 1104264, an expiry date code of 04/2024 and a regulator designation of AUST L 355134

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

These Sunscreen Lotion products were known to be marketed, distributed and sold in all Australian states, although it is always possible these Sunscreen Lotion Spray products had wider distribution outside the country. When in doubt, please contact the manufacturer for specific product information.

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

According to the ACCC, Sun Bum Pty has recalled certain batch/lots of Baby Bum Mineral SPF50+ Sunscreen Lotion products from the Australian marketplace due to suspected reported elevated levels of Benzene, a substance that may pose a risks to the health of people who utilize the product in a reasonable manner expected with its intended design and anticipated use.

As a direct result of this reported defect, you should neither serve nor consume the recalled Sunscreen Lotion Spray products identified above.

Benzene is classified as a human carcinogen. Exposure to benzene can occur by inhalation, orally, and through the skin and it can result in Cancers including Leukemia and Blood Cancer of the Bone Marrow and Blood Disorders which can be life-threatening.

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

Proposed Remedy:
If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession the recalled Sunscreen Lotion products, please do not use them. Instead, kindly return the product to the store where you purchased it for a full refund. You can also contact Sun Bum to request a refund, and then dispose of the products

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

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If you have any further questions, comments or complaints about this recall notification, please contact Sun Bum Customer Service Centre on 1800 953 664 from 9:00 to 6:00 PM, Australian Eastern Standard Time, Monday to Friday. Alternatively, you can contact the company at http://www.babybumrecallanz.com to request a refund, and then dispose of the products.

==> To see other recalls and notifications caused by suspected faulty and/or dangerous Bondi Sunscreen Lotion products, please search for “sunscreen” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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

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

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

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More information about this recall:
ACCC PRA number: 2022/19472
Recalls Direct RIN: 15802-2022
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