Banana

Banana Boat Recalls Hair and Scalp Sunscreen Over Low Levels of Carcinogen

The parent company of Banana Boat recalled batches of a sunscreen spray because they contained trace levels of benzene, a carcinogen, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration said. Consumers were urged to stop using the products.Edgewell Personal Care, which owns Banana Boat, issued the voluntary nationwide recall on Friday for products in three batches of …

Banana Boat Recalls Hair and Scalp Sunscreen Over Low Levels of Carcinogen Read More »

Banana Boat sunscreen recalled due to cancer-causing chemical

Banana Boat is recalling three batches of its “hair and scalp” sunscreen after tests found that the product contains trace amounts of cancer-causing chemical benzene, the manufacturer said in an announcement submitted to the Federal Drug Administration. Exposure to benzene through skin contact, inhalation and by mouth has been linked to cancer such as leukemia, Fox Business reported. The …

Banana Boat sunscreen recalled due to cancer-causing chemical Read More »

Banana Boat sunscreen recalled due to cancer-causing chemical

Check out what’s clicking on FoxBusiness.com. Banana Boat’s Hair and Scalp sunscreen are being recalled after tests detected trace levels of the carcinogen benzene, Edgewell Personal Care Company said Friday.  “While benzene is not an ingredient in any Banana Boat products, the review showed that unexpected levels of benzene came from the propellant that sprays …

Banana Boat sunscreen recalled due to cancer-causing chemical Read More »