Health Canada is advising Canadians that the following hand sanitizers are being recalled because they may pose health risks.
Health Canada maintains this list of hand sanitizers that may pose health risks, so that Canadians can easily identify products they may have purchased and take appropriate action.
Certain lots of hand sanitizers do not meet Health Canada requirements. Issues include:
containing (or possibly containing) ingredients that are not permitted by Health Canada;
containing undeclared impurities at elevated levels;
missing risk statements;
being unauthorized for sale in Canada;
being sold without proper product testing;
being counterfeit; or
having defective or faulty packaging.
The affected hand sanitizers are listed in the table above. Health Canada will update this list if there are other affected products. Canadians are encouraged to consult the list regularly for updates.
LIST OF BRANDS THAT ARE RECALLED
SOURCE Health Canada