Woolworths Ltd—Woolworths Homebrand Cotton Tips (200 Pack)

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Product description

Homebrand Cotton Tips 200 pack (Reference #18413)
Identifying features
Reference #18413

Other identifying numbers

Reference #18413

Reasons the product is recalled

Woolworths is recalling this product due to a potential safety hazard, as the cotton can readily detach and become lodged deep within the ear and may require medical treatment to remove it. The product is being recalled as a precautionary measure to minimize this risk.

The hazards to consumers

There is a potential for personal injury if the cotton becomes lodged deep within the ear.

What consumers should do

Customers should immediately return the Homebrand Cotton Tips to any Woolworths store for a full refund.

Traders who sold this product

Woolworths Supermarkets

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Recall advertisements and supporting documentation

Recall advertisement

Responsible regulator

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

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