The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission announced that Clorox has recalled approximately 37 million Pine-Sol products on Tuesday due to possible bacterial contamination.
Recall “Pine-Sol Fragrance Multi-Surface Cleaners” in scents “Lavender Clean”, “Sparkling Wave” and “Lemon Fresh”; “Lavender Clean” affects “CloroxPro Pine-Sol All-Purpose Cleaners” in “Sparkling Wave”. “Lemon Fresh” and “Orange Energy” fragrances and “Clorox Professional Pine-Sol Lemon Fresh” cleansers.
The original Pine-Sol (Pine scent) is not included in this recall, according to authorities.
The recall affects 37 million products sold between January 2021 and September 2022, which may contain the bacterium Pseudomonas aeruginosa, according to the CPSC.
“People exposed to Pseudomonas aeruginosa, have weakened immune systems, or have external medical devices are at risk of a serious infection that may require medical treatment. Bacteria can enter the body by inhalation, through the eyes, or through a break in the skin. they are not affected,” the agency said in a statement.
Customers can identify affected products by searching for date codes printed on bottles. Customers with products with a date code of “A4” followed by a five-digit number less than 22249 should dispose of the product in the household waste bin and contact Pine-Sol for a full refund of the purchase price with the receipt or receipt according to the CPSC without the manufacturer’s suggested retail price.
Affected customers can obtain more information by calling Pine-Sol toll-free at (855) 378-4982, emailing PineSolRecalls@inmar.com, or clicking “Recall Information” at pinesolrecall.com and Pinesol.com.