Cotton On Clothing Pty Ltd—Men's "Spitfire" Denim Jeans

Identifying features

Recalled products are identified on the reverse side of the care label inside the product with style number and P/O number. The affected style numbers and P/O numbers are identified above.

What are the defects?

The dye used during the manufacturing of this product may have contained hazardous azo-colourants.

What are the hazards?

Expert authorities classify these azo-colourants as carcinogens and recommend exposure to the dye should be minimised. While this dye is not banned for textiles use within Australia, Cotton On is recalling this product in the interests of customer safety.

What should consumers do?

Customers should cease using the product and return it to any Cotton On store for a full refund of the purchase price. For further information call 1800 420 176 or contact Cotton On via

Cotton On Clothing Pty Ltd
Traders who sold this product

The affected jeans were sold at Cotton On stores and online at between February 2012 & April 2014.

Where the product was sold
Dates available for sale
  • 1 February 2012 - 30 April 2014

Recall advertisements and supporting documentation

Responsible regulator

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is the responsible regulator for this recall.

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission
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