The Honest Company, which is known for its non-toxic household cleaners and personal care products, issued the recall out of “an abundance of caution.”
“Recently it came to our attention during routine quality testing that certain lots of our wipes were not meeting our high standards,” said Christopher Gavigan, co-founder of The Honest Company. “A recent quality audit concluded that there is the potential for the presence of mold in certain lots of our wipes resulting in staining.”
The following products are affected by the recall:
- 10 count packages, UPC 0817810011276, 0816645024079, 0817810011276
- 72 count packages, UPC 0817810011863, 7000000011863, 0816645023584, 0816645023591
288 count packages, UPC 0817810014680
- 576 count packages, UPC 0817810028540
UPC numbers are located on the back of the wipes’ packaging. No other products are affected.
If you believe you may have purchased recalled baby wipes, you can use this online tool to help determine whether they are part of the recall.
The Honest Company, co-founded by Jessica Alba, sells a variety of personal care products including soap, lotions, diapers, and cleaning products that it claims are free of “harsh chemicals.”
Consumers who purchased affected wipes should discard them immediately or return them to the place of purchase for a full refund.
To date, no injuries have been associated with the recall.
Source: CBS News