Consumer product recall

Various Oasis bedbaths and shampoo caps, Conti cleansing wipes and barrier cloths and Senset wet wipes recalled due to possible microbial contamination

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Summary

Product
Various Oasis bedbaths and shampoo caps, Conti cleansing wipes and barrier cloths and Senset wet wipes
Issue
Consumer products - Microbial hazard
What to do

Immediately stop using the recalled products and contact  Vernacare Canada Inc.

Affected products

This recall involves various Oasis bedbaths and shampoo caps, Conti cleansing wipes and barrier cloths and Senset cleansing wipes.

Recalled products

Product Brand

Product Description

Product Code

Oasis

Maceratable Bedbath - Unperfumed

Shampoo Cap - Unperfumed

BBM05UP, BBM08UP, MBB-05UP, MBB-08UP

SC01UP, RSC-905UP

Conti

Flushable Skin Cleansing Wipes

Continence Care Barrier Cloth 3% Dimethicone Maceratable Barrier Cloth

CWF024

CBC025, RSC-553

Senset

Senset® Maceratable Wet Wipes

900PW012, 900PW024, V38-012N, V38-124

Issue

Some of the recalled products may have microbial contamination.  Individuals with weakened immune systems, who suffer from a serious pre-existing condition, are at an increased risk of infection if they use the contaminated product.

As of April 2022, the company has received no reports of incidents or serious injuries in Canada.

What you should do

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled products and contact Vernacare Canada Inc.

For more information, consumers can contact the Vernacare Canada team by telephone at 1-800-268-2422 (ext. 236), by email at CustomerService_CAN_US@vernacare.com or visit the company website at www.vernacare.com.

Please note that, in addition to the requirements of the Cosmetic Regulations, the Food and Drugs Act (FDA) prohibits the sale of cosmetics that are either made with hazardous substances, or under unsanitary conditions, to users in Canada.

Health Canada would like to remind Canadians to report any health or safety incidents related to the use of this product or any other consumer product or cosmetic by filling out the Consumer Product Incident Report Form.

This recall is also posted on the OECD Global Portal on Product Recalls website . You can visit this site for more information on other international consumer product recalls.

Additional information

Background

Number Sold

The company reported that 832 451 units of the affected products were sold in Canada.

Time Period Sold

The affected products were sold from April 2020 to April 2022.

Place of Origin

Manufactured in United Kingdom

Details
Original published date: 2022-05-13
Alert / recall type
Consumer product recall
Category
Consumer product - Beauty and personal care
Companies

Distributor

Cardinal Health Canada

1000 Tesma Way

Vaughan, Ontario

L4K 5R8

Importer

Vernacare Canada Inc.

6-10911 Keele Street

Maple, Ontario

Canada

L6A 5A6

Manufacturer

Vernacare Limited,

1 Western Avenue, Matrix Park, Chorley

United Kingdom

PR7 7NB

Published by
Health Canada
Audience
General public
Identification number
RA-64155