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Sun Organic recalls Sun Essential Oils - Wintergreen

The product does not meet child-resistant packaging requirements

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Sun Organic of Phoenix, Ariz., is recalling about 16,000 bottles of Sun Essential Oils – Wintergreen.

The product contains methyl salicylate, which must be in child-resistant packaging as required by the Poison Prevention Packaging Act (PPPA). The packaging of the product is not child resistant, posing a poisoning risk if the contents are swallowed by young children.

No incidents or injuries are reported.

This recall includes all 2-, 4-, 8-, and 16-fluid-oz. amber glass bottles of Sun Essential Oils, Wintergreen sold prior to April 12, 2019.

The label on each bottle displays the Sun Essential Oils logo, an image of an American Wintergreen plant, states “Wintergreen,” and lists the size of the container.

The Sun Essential Oils, Wintergreen, manufactured in the U.S., were sold online at, and from December 2014, through April 2019, for between $9 and $33.

What to do

Consumers should immediately store the product in a safe location out of the reach of children and contact Sun Organic for a free replacement child-resistant cap.

Consumers may contact Sun Organic at (800) 216-7295 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. (MT) Monday through Friday; by email at support@‌, put “Free Replacement Cap” in the subject line of the e-mail and in the body, provide your name, address, the bottle size for which you are requesting a replacement cap and the date you purchased the product; or online at and click on “Recall Information” for more information.

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