K A S H R U T . C O M©

The Premier Kosher Information Source on the Internet


HOME | PASSOVER | CONSUMER | COMMERCIAL | TRAVEL | ZEMANIM | LINKS | ARTICLES | RECIPES | HUMOR | E-MAIL LIST
x
Kashrut.com uses cookies. By using kashrut.com, you consent to the practices described in our Privacy Policy. That's Fine.

Subscribe to get e-mail when this site is updated
for: from:
to
 
Shop Artscroll and support Kashrut.com
 

Food News


THIS SECTION IS FOR NEWS AND INTERESTING STORIES RELATED TO FOOD, NUTRITION AND FOOD PROCESSING. THEY ARE NOT NECESSARILY RELATED TO KOSHER BUT MAY BE OF INTEREST TO THE KOSHER CONSUMER, MANUFACTURER OR MASHGIACH.

Durisan Hand Sanitizer Recall Due to Microbial Contamination

March 24, 2021 - from FDA:

Sanit Technologies LLC d/b/a Durisan announces a voluntary recall of the lots listed in the table below of Durisan Antimicrobial Hand Sanitizer, Non-Alcohol products in various sizes listed. The products are being recalled due to microbial contamination. Specifically, out of specification results for bacterial count for Burkholderia cepacia complex and Ralstonia pickettii. The issue was discovered during a routine audit focused on production scale-up during the height of the pandemic.

Durisan Antimicrobial Solutions Hand Sanitizer Sizes With the Following Identification

Volume mL Volume oz. UPC NDC
18 0.61 8 52379 00614 1 71120-112-01
118 4 8 52379 00634 9 71120-112-10
236 8 8 52379 00635 6 71120-112-11
300 10 8 52379 00697 4 71120-112-08
550 18.59 8 52379 00620 2 71120-112-06
1000 33.81 8 52379 00610 3 71120-112-05
DHS030920A1-A DHS051420A1-S
DHS030920A2-S DHS051420A1-S
DHS030920A3-S DHS052020B1-S
DHS031020A4-S DHS052020C1-S
DHS031020A5-3 DHS052220B1-S
DHS031020A6-S DHS052620B1-S
DHS031020A7-S DHS052720C1-S
DHS031020A8-S DHS052720D1-S
DHS031120A1-S DHS052820B1-S
DHS031120A2-S DHS052820C1-S
DHS031120A3-S DHS052820D1-S
DHS031120A4-S DHS060120A1-S
DHS031120A5-S DHS060220A1-S

The product was packaged in sizes ranging from 18mL credit cards, to bottles sized in 118, 236, 300 and 550 mL and 1000mL wall mounted dispenser refills. Pictures are available in the attached related file.

The product is intended to be applied topically to help reduce bacteria on the skin that could cause diseases when soap and water are not available. The product can be identified by examples of the product labels below. The product was manufactured from Feb. 1, 2020 until June 30, 2020, and distributed to selected retailers nationwide in the United States.

Consumers with questions regarding this recall can contact Durisan at 941-351-9114 [Call: 941-351-9114] , 8:30 am - 4:30 pm Eastern time, Monday through Friday or by e-mail at customerservice@durisan.com. Consumers should contact their physician or healthcare provider if they have experienced any problems that may be related to using this drug product.

The previous item can be cited with the URL: https://www.kashrut.com/News/?alert=W1160

The information posted is from secondary sources. We cannot take responsibility for the accuracy of the information.
Comments to webmaster@kashrut.com 
© Copyright 2021 Scharf Associates
Phone: (781)784-6890 
E-mail: ajms@kashrut.com
URL: "http://www.kashrut.com/"
 
Arlene J. Mathes-Scharf  
Food Scientist - Kosher Food Specialist
 
Scharf Associates
P.O. Box 50
Sharon, MA 02067