Aussie Land Kangaroo Island
August 11, 1999
STAMFORD, CT. (SafetyAlerts)
- Redmond Products, Inc. is voluntarily recalling approximately 50,000 containers of
Aussie Land Kangaroo Island Detangler because the hair product may be contaminated with
Burkholderia cepacia is a micro-organism that has
been implicated in causing lung infections in people with cystic fibrosis. B.
cepacia is rarely found in people who do not have cystic fibrosis however, when it is
found the organism can spread to and from people with cystic fibrosis and has been
associated with serious illness and death.
The recalled product can be identified by one of
the following batch numbers: 9G16992a, 9G16168a, 9G16168b, 9C17104a, 9E12068a, 9E13789c
Redmond Products, Inc. has also chosen to
voluntarily withdraw all other Aussie Land Kangaroo Island Detangler and Aussie Land Gold
Coast Manager Gel as a precautionary measure. No other Aussie and Aussie Land products are
Consumers with inquiries should contact the
company's toll free number at 1-877-822-9480.
Retail outlets with inquiries should call
1-800-426-7876 ext. 5406.