Toothpaste

Recall published
2007-08-13
Brand
  • Gilchrist & Soames
Product title
Toothpaste
Product description
18ml/0.65 oz tube labelled “Gilchrist & Soames Toothpaste/Dentifrice”. The back of the tube lists the ingredients and the words “Manufactured in China” and “Distributed by Gilchrist & Soames”. The toothpaste is packaged singly and is sometime included in dental kits with a toothbrush.
Risk
Presence of diethylene glycol (DEG) in the toothpaste is 1.2%, which may pose a health risk to consumers.
Measures taken
Batch number / barcode
Model number
Recall concerns Gilchrist & Soames Toothpaste/Dentifrice (SKU #U001H300). 18 ml/0.65 oz tube supplied in the last 12 months.
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Health risk / other
Country of origin
China
RAPEX Reference
0845/07
Risk level
Products with serious risks
Notifying country
United Kingdom

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