Beiersdorf Australia Ltd — NIVEA Sun Protect & Moisture SPF30 Sunscreen Lotion 200ml

PRA number

2022/19462

Published date

Product description

Nivea Sun Protect and Moisture Sunscreen Lotion SPF 30 200ml
Product code: 85616
Batch number: 12640440-BN
Expiry date: 06/2024

AUSTL 270876

Sunscreen lotion in a blue bottle with a blue and yellow cap.

Photograph of NIVEA Sun Protect & Moisture SPF30 Sunscreen Lotion 200ml
Identifying features

Barcode number

4005808550319

What are the defects?

This batch of the product contains benzene above the acceptable limit. Benzene may have been unintentionally introduced during manufacturing.

What are the hazards?

Exposure to benzene can be linked to adverse health effects depending on the level and duration of exposure. Benzene is classified as a carcinogen (substance that could potentially cause cancer).

What should consumers do?

Consumers should stop using the product and check the batch number on the rear of the product near the barcode.

Consumers who have bottle of batch 12640440-BN should visit http://www.nivea.com.au/highlights/nivea-sun-recall to complete the online form to receive a refund, and then dispose of the product.

For more details, https://apps.tga.gov.au/Prod/sara/arn-detail.aspx?k=RC-2022-RN-00414-1.

For more information, contact the Beiersdorf Australia Customer Service Centre on 1800 103 023.

Traders who sold this product

API, Clifford Hallam, Sigma, Symbion

Where the product was sold

Nationally
International
Online

Dates available for sale

-

Recall advertisements and supporting documentation

Responsible regulator

Therapeutic Goods Administration is the responsible regulator for this recall.

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