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Banana Boat issues sunscreen recall, could contain carcinogens

Banana Boat Sunscreen Recall
Posted at 8:59 PM, Jul 31, 2022
and last updated 2022-07-31 20:59:03-04

WXMI — Banana Boat issued a voluntary recall for its Hair & Scalp Sunscreen Spray, SPF 30 aerosol sprays because tests found trace levels of the carcinogen benzene.

The recall is for three batches of the sunscreen, with expiration dates of December 2022, February 2023 and April 2024.

UPC #DescriptionLot CodeExpirationSize
0-79656-04041-8Banana Boat Hair & Scalp Spray SPF 3020016AFDecember 20226 oz.
0-79656-04041-8Banana Boat Hair & Scalp Spray SPF 3020084BFFebruary 20236 oz.
0-79656-04041-8Banana Boat Hair & Scalp Spray SPF 3021139AFApril 20246 oz.

Banana Boat says no other batches of any product, before or after these three batches, are involved in the recall.

The parent company, Edgewell, says it has not received any adverse events related to the recall.

Edgewell says it issued the recall out of “an abundance of caution.”

If you have this product, do not use it, throw it away and call Edgewell at 1-888-686-3988 for a refund.

Banana Boat Sunscreen Recall

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