Scent-Free Hand Sanitizer From Gardena-Based Artnaturals Found To Have Cancer-Causing ChemicalsCertain artnatural scent-free hand sanitizer labeled with “DIST. By artnaturals Gardena, CA 90248” have been found to have unacceptable levels of benzene, acetaldehyde, and acetal contaminants, the FDA said in a warning issued this week.
Dozens Of Hand Sanitizers Now Under FDA Recall; Some Brands Had Been Sold At Walmart, TargetSome of the products, including the Born Basic brand and Scent Theory, have been sold at Walmart and Target.
FDA Recalls Several More Brands Of Hand Sanitizer That Contain MethanolThe brands include Born Basic, Scent Theory and Lux Eoi, according to the FDA. The brands claim to contain ethanol, but tested for methanol, which can be toxic when absorbed through the skin and may be life threatening.
FDA Warns Against Using 9 Hand Sanitizers Containing MethanolThe nine hand sanitizers were all manufactured by Eskbiochem SA de CV in Mexico and include label brands like All-Clean, Esk Biochem, CleanCare, Lavar 70, the Good Gel and Saniderm.