Three batches of Banana Boat sunscreen sprays are being recalled, due to the presence of a cancer-causing chemical. The company says traces of benzene were found in samples.
Benzene is a carcinogen that can lead to leukemia and other blood diseases. The recall applies to 6oz containers of Banana Boat Hair & Scalp Spray SPF 30.
The expiration date on the bottom of the can will be either December 2022, February 2023, or April 2024.
The benzene is only linked to the three batches mentioned in the advisory. The FDA provided the following information on the batches affected by the recall:
|0-79656-04041-8||Banana Boat Hair & Scalp Spray SPF 30||20016AF||December 2022||6 oz|
|0-79656-04041-8||Banana Boat Hair & Scalp Spray SPF 30||20084BF||February 2023||6 oz|
|0-79656-04041-8||Banana Boat Hair & Scalp Spray SPF 30||21139AF||April 2024||6 oz|
9 Islands Within Driving Distance Of North Carolina
You want that perfect beach vacation, a taste of that island lifestyle. But you don’t trust the airlines right now. I mean who knows if your flight will get canceled, delayed, or your baggage lost? It’s stressful to try and travel these days. I can’t help with the airline struggles but I can tell you about 9 islands you can drive to from Charlotte North Carolina. That way you don’t have to even deal with the stress of the airport.
The 9 islands on this list are spread out between North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, and Florida. None are more than a 5.5-hour drive from Charlotte either. Whether you are craving that peaceful resort, an outdoor adventure paradise, or a quaint small town there is a destination perfect for you. It’s not too late to get to planning that summer vacation. The days are long, the weather warm, and those vacation days are burning a hole in my pocket at least!