APRIL 2000

WEEK ENDING APRIL 21  

PRODUCT Body Lotion, in 18 fluid ounce/532 mL plastic bottles: a) Grass Body Lotion; b) Om Body Lotion; c) Earth Body Lotion.
CODE Grass (style #388152-02-1); Codes: 9190QA, 9230QA, Om (style #388152-00-1); Codes: 9237QA, 9237QB, 9202QA, Earth (style #388152-01-1); Codes: 9207QA.
MANUFACTURER Universal Packaging, Inc., Chino, California.
RECALLED BY Gap, Inc., San Francisco, California
DISTRIBUTION Nationwide.
QUANTITY 23,300 bottles were distributed.
REASON Products may be contaminated with Burkholderia cepacia.
 
 

MAY 2000

WEEK ENDING MAY 26

PRODUCT Foam Burst Moisturizing Body Wash, in 6.8 ounce canisters, in the following fragrances: Sun-Ripened Raspberry, Country Apple, Freesia, Plumeria, Juniper Breeze, Cucumber Melon, Pearberry, Daffodil Fields, Lavender Flowers, Tangerine Spice, Sparkling Green Apple. Canisters are sold individually and/or in gift set baskets.
CODE All product codes manufactured between 7/10/99 and 12/31/99.
The recalled product was manufactured between 7/10/99 and 12/31/99.
The first three digits of the Product Code represent the Julian date of manufacture. This code is embossed on the bottom of each can. An example of the code breakdown is as follows: 23397UA2 =
233 = Julian date of manufacture
9 = Year code (9 = 1999)
7U = Vendor code
A = Time the product was filled
(A is first day, B is second day)
2 = The shift that filled the product
SKU Number Description
55128597 Raspberry
55128607 Country Apple
55128610 Freesia
55128623 Plumeria
55128636 Juniper Breeze
55128649 Cucumber Melon
55128652 Pearberry
55128664 Daffodil
55147086 Lavender Fields
55147099 Tangerine Spice
55128678 Sparkling Green Apple
58129069 Large Shaker Slat Basket, Cucumber Melon
58129098 Large Braided Wicker Basket, Assorted Flavors
58141319 Square Lined Wire Basket, Cucumber Melon and Freesia.
MANUFACTURER Aerosols International, Wellington, UK.
RECALLED BY Bath & Body Works, Reynoldsburg, Ohio (distributor/responsible firm)
DISTRIBUTION Nationwide.
QUANTITY Approximately 1.5 million canisters were sold since 9/20/99.
REASON Potential for ocular injuries from inadvertent spraying of Foam Burst Body Wash into the eyes.

AUGUST 2000

WEEK ENDING AUGUST 18

PRODUCT Organic Essentials Silk Essence Shampoo, in 8-fluid ounce bottles.
CODE 0B019556 and 0B029556.
MANUFACTURER Stanford Personal Care Manufacturing, Inc., Santa Clarita, California.
RECALLED BY FreeLife International LLC, Milford, Connecticut
DISTRIBUTION Nationwide.
QUANTITY 5,414 bottles were distributed.
REASON The shampoo is contaminated with Pseudomonas fluorescens.

SEPTEMBER 2000

WEEK ENDING SEPTEMBER 1

PRODUCT Visible Solutions Bust and Neck Firming Gel, in 4.2 fluid ounce plastic bottles.
CODE 9G052 and 0B086.
MANUFACTURER LeGroupe Sollab - Cobourg, Inc., Quebec, Canada.
RECALLED BY Delgar Division Belcam, Inc., Rouses Point, New York
DISTRIBUTION Nationwide.
QUANTITY 480 units were distributed.
REASON Product is contaminated with Pseudomonas aeruginosa.

OCTOBER 2000

WEEK ENDING OCTOBER 6

PRODUCT Anti-Aging System Skin Renewing "C" Slices Vitamin C Eye Relief, treated eye pads in sealed packets of pairs.
CODE No code printed on the product [manufacturer's lot code is UD001(0403/0405)].
MANUFACTURER Dermal Sciences, Inc., Fairfield, Connecticut.
RECALLED BY Garden Botanika, Redmond, Washington
DISTRIBUTION Nationwide.
QUANTITY 594 boxes (6 pairs per box) were distributed.
REASON Product is contaminated with Ochrobactrum anthropi, Bacillus species, and Enterobacter gergoviae.
 

NOVEMBER 2000

WEEK ENDING NOVEMBER 3

PRODUCT Artrain brand Face Paints, 6 colors and a brush on a card.
CODE None.
MANUFACTURER Undetermined. Product of China.
RECALLED BY Dollar Plus, Inc., Everett, Washington
DISTRIBUTION Washington state.
QUANTITY 5 cases (48 cards per case) were distributed.
REASON Product contained the following undeclared and uncertified color additives: sunset yellow FCF (certifiable as FD&C Yellow No. 6 - not allowed for coloring cosmetics intended for use in the area of the eye), tartrazine (certifiable as FD&C Yellow No. 5), and allura red AC (certifiable as FD&C Red No. 40).