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September 20, 2002

Colgate-Palmolive Has Recalled Softsoap Antibacterial Liquid Hand Soap

(SafetyAlerts) - The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has released the following information.

PRODUCT
Softsoap Antibacterial Liquid Hand Soap (with hand pump) Rainforest Series (triclosan), 7.5 FL OZ (221 mL) bottles. Recall # D-402-2.

CODE
Rainforest product:
SKU Number 127800
Code dates 2134,2135,2136
Rainforest product mixed product displays:
SKU Number: 102781
Code Dates: 2158, 2161.

RECALLING FIRM/MANUFACTURER
Colgate-Palmolive Co., Piscataway, NJ, by letters starting on July 2, 2002. Firm initiated recall is ongoing.

REASON
Cross contamination with another soap product (contains undeclared ingredients: aloe vera, fragrance, glycerin, hydrolyzed silk).

VOLUME OF PRODUCT IN COMMERCE
19,293 cases.

DISTRIBUTION
Nationwide.

 
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