Recall alert: Sure, Brut aerosol sprays recalled for benzene risk

WESTPORT, Conn. — In a statement posted on the FDA website, HRB Brands said it issued a voluntary recall of some Sure and Brut Aerosol Sprays. The affected products have an expiration date of “on or before August 2023.”>> Read more trending newsThe company said that benzene is not a listed as an ingredient of the recalled products, but a review showed “that unexpected levels of benzene came from the propellant that sprays the product out of the can.”Benzene has been linked to some cancers, including leukemia and blood cancer of the bone marrow, as well as certain life-threatening blood disorders. These products were owned and distributed by Helen of Troy Limited prior to June 7, 2021:Brand Product Description UPC Expiration Date Brut Classic Antiperspirant Aerosol, 4oz 00827755070085 On or BeforeAugust 2023 Brut Classic Antiperspirant Aerosol, 6oz 00827755070108 On or BeforeAugust 2023 Brut Classic Deodorant Aerosol, 154g 00827755070177 On or BeforeAugust 2023 Brut Classic Deodorant Aerosol, 10oz 00827755070047 On or BeforeAugust 2023 Sure Regular Antiperspirant Aerosol, 6oz 00883484002025 On or BeforeAugust 2023 Sure Unscented Antiperspirant Aerosol, 6oz 00883484002278 On or BeforeAugust 2023HRB Brands has not received any reports to date of adverse events linked to the recall. Consumers with questions regarding the recall can contact TCP HOT Acquisition LLC at 1-866-615-097 or via its website ©2022 Cox Media Group