What are the defects?
One batch of the product contains benzene above the acceptable limit. Benzene may have been unintentionally introduced during manufacturing.
What are the hazards?
Exposure to benzene can be linked to adverse health effects depending on the level and duration of exposure. Benzene is classified as a carcinogen (substance that could potentially cause cancer).
What should consumers do?
Consumers should stop using these products. Consumers should contact the place of purchase or Heritage Brands Customer Service to request a refund, and then dispose of the products.
For more information, contact Heritage Brands Customer Service on 03 8586 2100.
For more details, see https://apps.tga.gov.au/Prod/sara/arn-detail.aspx?k=RC-2022-RN-00653-1
Traders who sold this product
Coles, Hawthorn East