Why Fabuloso cleaner recalled products in US, Canada

Fabuloso® Multi-Purpose Cleaner, 2X Concentrated Formula in Lavender Scent refreshes your home with a long-lasting scent.

On the risk of exposure of bacteria, Colgate-Palmolive and the US Consumer Product Safety Commission have recalled certain Fabuloso multi-purpose cleaners

Supermarkets Association President Rajiv Diptee said the issue was being discussed with TT’s supplier of Fabuloso products

Recalled products can contain Pseudomonas species bacteria, including Pseudomonas aeruginosa and Pseudomonas fluorescens,

These are environmental organisms found widely in soil and water.

People with weakened immune systems, and other health issue who are exposed to the bacteria face a risk of serious infection that may require medical treatment.

It said people with healthy immune systems are not usually affected by the bacteria.

But Still Fabuloso said it was voluntarily recalling some of its multi-purpose cleaners because a preservatives were not added at the intended levels during manufacturing.

In Canada, bottles of the Fabuloso Multi-Purpose Cleaner, Lavender Scent, 1.65L were recalled.