Ozbrite Pty Ltd—Sparkling White Pen
What are the defects?
The product contains a concentration of carbamide peroxide in excess of the recognised safe limit of 18% w/w as set by the Poisons Standard 2011, by expert clinical advice, and in published scientific risk assessments.
What are the hazards?
The high concentration of carbamide peroxide used in this product can result in injuries such as chemical burns to gums and the mouth. Other potential injuries include blistering or ulceration of the mouth and throat, tooth sensitivity, marbled or unnaturally coloured teeth, tingling around the mouth and headaches.
What should consumers do?
Consumers should cease using the product and return it to Ozbrite Pty Ltd, 420 Victoria St., Brunswick VIC 3056.
All returned products will be substituted for 16% Sparkling White Teeth value packs.
Ozbrite Pty Ltd
Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is the responsible regulator for this recall.