Fabuloso Multi-Purpose Cleaner Recalled by Safety Commission
A popular and economical home cleaning products is being recalled by the Consumer Safety Product Commission (CSPS).
The Consumer Product Safety Commission and Colgate-Palmolive have announced a recall of 4.9 million bottles of Fabuloso multi-purpose cleaners.
The bottles may be contaminated with a Pseudomonas species of bacteria — either Pseudomonas aeruginosa or Pseudomonas fluorescens.
Both can be found in soil and water but can cause infection, especially in people with weakened immune systems, external medical devices or underlying lung conditions, according to the CPSC.
The recalled cleaning products have a lot code starting with 2348US78 through 2365US78, and 3001US78 through 3023US78. The lot code can be found on the back of the bottle, above the label and either directly above or at the top of the bottle.
Colgate-Palmolive said he cleaners were made from Dec. 14, 2022, through Jan. 23. Of the more than 4.9 million bottles produced, about 80%, or 3.9 million, bottles were not released for sale
Dollar General, Family Dollar, The Home Depot, Sam’s Club, Walmart and other retailers, and online at Amazon.com, according to the CPSC, are the retailers the recalled bottles are being sold at.
If you have questions, you can call Colgate-Palmovie at 855-703-0166 from 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. ET Monday through Friday