Certain hand sanitizers are made with ethanol or denaturants, which are not acceptable ingredients for use in hand sanitizers in Canada. Health Canada is advising Canadians that these affected sanitizers are being recalled from the market.
What you should do?
- Stop using the affected hand sanitizers.
- Consult your healthcare professional if you have used any of these products and have health concerns.
- Use hand sanitizers that have been authorized for sale in Canada.
For a full list of affected sanitizers (in alphabetic order) that are being recalled, check here: https://healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/hc-sc/2020/73385a-eng.php?fbclid=IwAR2mLXIFq4G1Xqv0EfeaGG0tmlo0K_CV95hRFD5dScN-slhOUzLYdOa0go0
Word of the Day:
Recall: to call back