Safety Alerts Saves Lives
Safety Alerts  
 
Home Privacy About Us Contact Us Change Preferences

SafetyAlerts
May 17, 2001

Steiner Company Inc. Recalls Anti-Microbial Hand Soap and Fresh-N-Clean Hand Washing and Sanitizing Compound

Holland, OH (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) said today that Steiner Company Inc. has recalled certain ANTI-MICROBIAL HAND SOAP and FRESH-N-CLEAN Hand Washing and Sanitizing Compound because the products contain unapproved dyes.

This is the first public notice of this Class III recall issued by FDA.

PRODUCT
FRESH-N-CLEAN Hand Washing and Sanitizing Compound, packaged in one (1) gallon containers, 4 containers per case. The active ingredient is: Didecyldimethylammonium Chloride (trade name: BARDAC 2250).

Recall #D-203-1.

CODE:
Case codes: 050697, 090397, 082698, 0824991, and 1116991.

MANUFACTURER:
Steiner Company, Inc. Holland, OH.

RECALLED BY:
Manufacturer, on 4/10/2001, by faxed and letter. Firm-initiated recall ongoing.

DISTRIBUTION:
Ohio.

QUANTITY:
768 cases.

REASON:
The product contains C.I. Acid Blue #80; C.I. 61585 (trade name: Sandolin Milling Blue N-BLA Powder 150), which is an unapproved dye.

PRODUCT
ANTI-MICROBIAL HAND SOAP, packed in 800 ml bags (inside a box), for use in the ìBag-In-Boxî dispensers, 12 per case. This is an OTC drug product; the active ingredient is parachlorometaxylenol (PCMX).

Recall #D-199-1.

CODE:
C022161, C021371, C040371, C050571, C062672, C071971, C112271, C011381, C041381, C071781, C121581, C021691, C030391, C052591, C071391, C072991, C082691, C090891, C110391, C121591, C031401, C040501, C060101, C071001, C091401, and C110801.

MANUFACTURER:
Steiner Company, Inc. Holland, OH.

RECALLED BY:
Manufacturer, by facsimile on 4/2/2001. Firm-initiated recall ongoing.

DISTRIBUTION:
Illinois.

QUANTITY:
6,899 cases.

REASON:
The product contains C.I. Acid Yellow #36 (trade name: Metanil Yellow), which is an unapproved dye.

Questions concerning this recall may be directed to the FDA at 1-888-INFO-FDA.

 
Selected Recent Recalls


Health Professional:

Did you know?
During 2000 there were over
1050 products recalled in the United
States for safety reasons!

How many did you hear about?

Sign-up for SafetyAlerts by Email -
The free internet newsletter that could
some day literally save your life - or
the life of someone you know.

 

The information contained herein has been obtained from sources that the Company believes to be reliable, however, the Company has not independently verified or confirmed the information and the recipient acknowledges that no representations or warranties are being made in connection with the use of the information.