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Bulk Apothecary recalls Nature’s Oil Wintergreen and Birch Essential Oils

The packaging is not child resistant

Photo source: CPSC
Bulk Apothecary of Aurora, Ohio, is recalling about 20,240 bottles of Nature’s Oil Wintergreen and Birch Essential Oils.

The products, which contain methyl salicylate, come in packaging that is not child resistant, posing a risk of poisoning to young children.

No incidents or injuries are reported.

This recall involves Nature’s Oil Wintergreen and Birch Essential Oils in amber glass bottles with black caps and silver metal cans with white caps.

The essential oils were sold in 0.33 fl. oz. (10 mL), 0.5 fl. oz. (15 mL), 2 fl. oz. (60 mL), 16 fl. oz. (473 mL), and 5 pound (2.25 L).

“Nature’s Oil,” “Organic,” “Wintergreen Oil,” “Birch Oil,” the Nature’s Oil logo and the volume amount are printed on the brown, green and white labels.

The SKU is printed on the right side of the label.

Product Name


SKU Code

Nature’s Oil Wintergreen Essential Oils

10 mL


15 mL




60 mL




473 mL


2.25 L


fill room-Wintergreen5lb

fill room-Wintergreen

(Commercial Grade)5lb

Nature’s Oil Birch Essential Oils

15 mL


60 mL


473 mL


2.25 L

fill room-BirchSweet5lb

The oils, manufactured in the U.S., were sold online at BulkApothecary.com and Amazon.com from January 2016, through May 2020, for between $4 and $550.

What to do

Consumers should immediately store the products in a safe location out of reach of children and contact Bulk Apothecary for a full refund. All known purchasers are being notified directly by Bulk Apothecary about the recall and will receive a full refund.

Consumers may contact Bulk Apothecary toll free at (888) 728-7612 from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. (ET) Monday through Friday, by email at sales@BulkApothecary.com to obtain instructions on how to receive a full refund, or online at www.BulkApothecary.com and click on “Recall Notices” at the bottom of the page for more information.

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