Unilever is willingly remembering 2 sorts of Suave 24-Hour Defense Aerosol Antiperspirant after an inner evaluation revealed somewhat raised benzene degrees in some examples, the business stated today. The benzene, which is a human health hazard, originated from the propellant that sprays the antiperspirant out of the canister, the business stated– though it kept in mind that benzene direct exposure from the degrees spotted in the item “would certainly not be anticipated to create damaging health and wellness repercussions.”
Both affected items are the Suave 24-Hour Defense Aerosol Antiperspirant Powder in the 4 oz. as well as 6 oz. dimensions, as well as the 6 oz. Suave 24-Hour Defense Aerosol Antiperspirant Fresh. The recall covers all items with an expiry day via September 2023.
The business stated direct exposure to benzene can create leukemia, blood cancer cells as well as blood conditions– yet kept in mind that individuals can be subjected to benzene every day.
” Based upon an independent carcinogen analysis, day-to-day direct exposure to benzene in the remembered items at the degrees spotted in screening would certainly not be anticipated to create damaging health and wellness repercussions,” the business stated. The business warned customers to quit making use of items that are covered under the recall.
The product was stopped in October 2021 for unconnected factors, as well as remained in “restricted circulation” at retailers as well as online, the business stated.