(HealthDay)–Five Neutrogena and also Aveeno spray sun block items have actually been remembered due to the fact that they might consist of percentages of benzene, Johnson & Johnson introducedWednesday
“Out of an abundance of caution, we are recalling all lots of these specific aerosol sunscreen products,” the firm stated. “While benzene is not an ingredient in any of our sunscreen products, it was detected in some samples of the impacted aerosol sunscreen finished products.”
The firm stated it was still exploring just how traces of benzene were found in the sun blocks.
Based on direct exposure modeling and also Environmental Protection Agency support, Johnson & Johnson included that it established that “daily exposure to benzene in these aerosol sunscreen products at the levels detected in our testing would not be expected to cause adverse health consequences.”
The remembered sun blocks were dispersed throughout the United States and also consist of: Neutrogena Beach Defense; Neutrogena Cool Dry Sport; Neutrogena Invisible Daily Defense; Neutrogena Ultra Sheer; and also Aveeno Protect + Refresh.