Johnson & Johnson is recalling two sorts of spray-on sunscreens after assessments prompt elevated benzene ranges.
The recall applies to all a lot of Neutrogena Seashore Protection and Extremely Sheer Aerosol Sunscreens for adults and youngsters with SPF 30, 45, and 60.
Well being Canada says customers ought to cease utilizing these merchandise and warns that frequent and long-term publicity to elevated ranges of benzene has been linked to severe well being dangers resembling leukemia and different cancers.
Johnson & Johnson is recalling 5 sunscreens from the US market as a consequence of traces of benzene
The company says comparable remembers have been issued in the US after an impartial laboratory discovered elevated benzene ranges in a number of sunscreen and after-sun merchandise.
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In a press launch saying the voluntary recall within the US final week, Johnson & Johnson says that none of its sunscreens include benzene, however low ranges have been present in some samples of sure completed aerosol sunscreen merchandise.
The well being large says it’s investigating the issue.
Well being Canada urges Canadians to proceed carrying sunscreen to guard themselves from solar harm. Anybody with well being considerations associated to the recalled merchandise ought to search medical recommendation.
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