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Baby, kids sunscreens recalled due to microbial contamination

sunshine Baby, kids sunscreens recalled due to microbial contaminationW.S. Badger Company is recalling all lots of its 4-ounce SPF 30 Baby Sunscreen Lotions and one lot of its 4-ounce SPF 30 Kids Sunscreen Lotion due to microbial contamination. The products were tested and found to be contaminated with Pseudomonas aeruginosa, Candida parapsilosis and Acremonium fungi. No adverse events have been associated with this recall.

The sunscreens are sold in the United States and Canada online and at major retailers as well as independent food co-ops and pharmacies. The product can be identified by matching the UPC with the Lot Code, which can be found on the top front of the tube crimp.

The affected lots include:

  • SPF 30 Baby Sunscreen Lotion 4oz (UPC: 634084490091&634084490114) Lot #’s 3024A, 3057B, 3063A, 3063B, 3132A, 3133A
  • SPF 30 Kids Sunscreen Lotion (UPC: 634084490145 & 634084490169) Lot # 3164A

Consumers who have purchased the SPF 30 Baby Sunscreen Lotion should not use these products and may return product to the original point of purchase for a full refund, or contact Badger directly at 1-800-603-6100 or email recalls@badgerbalm.com between the hours of 8:30-4:30 ET, Monday – Friday.

Any side effects from using these recalled products should be reported to the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) adverse event reporting program at www.FDA.gov/MedWatch/Report.htm.

Source: FDA