GloryBee Natural Sweeteners of Eugene, Ore., is recalling about 540 bottles of GloryBee Wintergreen Essential Oil.
The product, which contains methyl salicylate, comes in packaging that is not child resistant as required by federal law, posing a risk of poisoning if the contents are swallowed by young children.
No incidents or injuries are reported.
This recall involves GloryBee Wintergreen Essential Oil in amber glass bottles with black caps. The essential oils were sold in 0.5 fl. oz. (15 mL), 1 fl. oz. (30 mL), 4 fl. oz. (118 mL) and 16 fl. oz. (473 mL).
Wintergreen Essential Oil
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“Wintergreen,” “Gaultheria procumbens,” “100% Pure Undiluted,” the GloryBee logo and the volume amount are printed on the brown labels.
The lot numbers for the recalled products are printed on the front of the label. The UPC codes are located next to the barcode.
The oils, manufactured in the U.S., were sold online at GloryBee.com and at specialty and health food stores nationwide from October 2016, through August 2019, for between $4 and $57.
What to do
Consumers should immediately store the product in a safe location out of reach of children and contact GloryBee for a free child-resistant replacement cap or store credit.
Consumers may contact GloryBee toll-free at (888) 240-4525 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.( P)T Monday through Friday, by email at Adam.Bertrand@GloryBee.com and in the body of the email provide your name and address, or online at www.GloryBee.com and click on “Recall - Important Safety Information” at the bottom of the page for more information.