Kimberly-Clark Australia Pty Ltd — HUGGIES Thick Baby Wipes, Fragrance Free - Limited Edition Tropical - The Little Mermaid and Toy Story's Rex Dinosaur Designs

PRA number

2021/19360

Published date

Product description

HUGGIES Thick Baby Wipes, Fragrance Free - Limited Edition Tropical - The Little Mermaid and Toy Story's Rex dinosaur designs

Single 80 wipe pack  
SKU 11120
Barcode 9310088014846

Value pack with 3 packs of 80 wipes
SKU 24355
Barcode 9310088014877

Batch numbers are printed on both products and boxes: D21072005 and B21072004 

Photograph of HUGGIES Thick Baby Wipes Fragrance Free - Limited Edition Tropical
Photograph of HUGGIES Thick Baby Wipes Fragrance Free - Limited Edition Tropical

What are the defects?

The affected batches are contaminated with Burkholderia cepacia bacteria.

What are the hazards?

Burkholderia cepacia may cause serious infections or health complications in people with weakened immune systems.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should immediately stop using the product. Consumers should take a photo showing the affected batch codes, then dispose of or destroy the product and contact Kimberly-Clark Australia to arrange for a replacement, gift card or refund.

Consumers will be asked to provide a photograph to show that the product has been disposed of or destroyed. If the product has already been disposed of or destroyed, consumers are asked to notify Kimberly-Clark Australia so that the safe disposal of the products can be monitored.

For further information, consumers should contact the Huggies Customer Care team on 1800 028 334 (Monday to Friday, 8am - 4pm AEST) or via the online contact form https://www.kimberly-clark.com.au/en/contact-us/

Traders who sold this product

Woolworths stores

Where the product was sold

Nationally
Online

Dates available for sale

-

Recall advertisements and supporting documentation

Responsible regulator

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is the responsible regulator for this recall.

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