Recall alert: Clorox recalls some cleaners due to bacteria presence

Clorox Company has announced the recall of several cleaners due to the presence of bacteria, which could cause people with compromised immune systems to get seriously ill.

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The cleaners include:

  • Pine-Sol Scented Multi-Surface Cleaners - Lavender Clean
  • Pine-Sol Scented Multi-Surface Cleaners - Sparkling Wave
  • Pine-Sol Scented Multi-Surface Cleaners - Lemon Fresh
  • CloroxPro Pine-Sol All Purpose Cleaners - Lavender Clean
  • CloroxPro Pine-Sol All Purpose Cleaners - Sparkling Wave
  • CloroxPro Pine-Sol All Purpose Cleaners - Lemon Fresh
  • CloroxPro Pine-Sol All Purpose Cleaners - Orange Energy
  • Clorox Professional Pine-Sol Lemon Fresh Cleaners

The products have a date code that starts with A4 and then a five-digit number less than 22249, according to the Consumer Product Safety Comission.

They were sold in 28, 48, 60, 100, 144 or 175 fluid-ounce bottles.

The original Pine-Sol disinfectant is not part of the recall, the company said.

If you have the recalled products, you are being told to stop using them, take a photo of the 12-digit UPC code and the date code and send them to Pine-Sol. If you have the receipt, you’ll be refunded the full purchase price. If there isn’t a receipt, then you’ll get a refund of the manufacturer’s suggested retail price.

The company advises throwing the cleanser away.

For more information, call Pine-Sol at 855-378-4982, or contact them via email. You can also visit the Pine-Sol website.

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