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Consumer product recall

Yes To brand cleanser, facial scrub and deep cleansing scrub recalled due to presence of plastic microbeads

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Summary

Product
“Yes To” brand tomatoes charcoal detoxifying daily cleanser, grapefruit daily facial scrub, and tomatoes detoxifying charcoal deep cleansing scrubs
Issue
Consumer products - Chemical hazard
What to do

Immediately stop using the recalled products and return them for a refund.

Distribution
National

Affected products

This recall involves “Yes To” brand tomatoes charcoal detoxifying daily cleanser, grapefruit daily facial scrub, and tomatoes detoxifying charcoal deep cleansing scrubs.

The following products are affected:

Product

UPC

Vendor Item #

Yes To tomatoes charcoal detoxifying daily cleanser

811748035847

8035847

Yes To grapefruit daily facial scrub

815921012281

8035991

Yes To tomatoes detoxifying charcoal deep cleansing scrub

815921023805

1023737

Yes To tomatoes detoxifying charcoal deep cleansing scrub CA

815921023737

1023737

Issue

The recalled products contain plastic microbeads as defined in the List of Toxic Substances in Schedule 1 to the Canadian Environmental Protection Act (CEPA). Plastic microbeads are considered toxic to the environment under CEPA.

As of August 2, 2023 the company has received no reports of incidents or injuries in Canada.

What you should do

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled product and return them to the store they bought the product from to ensure proper disposal.

For more information, consumers can contact M.C.P McCaughey Consumer Products Management, Inc. by telephone at 1-866-627-8745, or by email at questions@mcptri.com, Monday to Friday between 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. EST.

Health Canada would like to remind consumers 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 35,964 units of the affected products were sold in Canada.

Time Period Sold

The affected products were sold from July 2018 to December 2022.

Place of Origin

Manufactured in USA.

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

Distributor

M.C.P McCaughey Consumer Products Management, Inc.

Mississauga, Ontario

Canada

 

Manufacturer

Yes To

Pasadena, California

United States of America

Published by
Health Canada
Audience
General public
Distribution
National
Identification number
RA-73937

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