Consumers helping Consumers stay safe
For the Public
For Health Care
Did you know?
Start your New Year right by following Canada's Food Guide and eat healthy!
Health Canada raises concerns about the use of homemade infant formulas
@dvice: Steps to prevent cross-contamination of foods when shopping using reusable grocery bags and bins
@dvice: Reminding Canadians how to safely consume leftovers
Laundry detergent packs pose a serious risk to children ~ Parents and caregivers urged to make sure these packs are not accessible to children
@dvice: Snow removal safety tips for your heart ~ Combination of colder temperatures and physical exertion increases the workload on the heart
@dvice: Mumps breaks out ~ What you need to know about MMR vaccine
Various caramel apples imported to Canada may contain Listeria
Winter Sports Safety ~ Hockey, tobogganing, ice skates, snow mobiles and more!
Check out the HSW iPhone App: Health & Safety Information ~ Anytime Anywhere >>>
Not My Event
My Event With Email
Clothing and Accessories
Cosmetics and Personal Care Products
Infant/Child Products NOT Including Toys
Label Related Recalls
Products Used Outdoors
Sports and Recreation Products
Tools and Hardware
Toys and Related Products
Chemical or Physical
Community drinking water systems
Other drinking water systems
Water bodies and sources
Air Quality Warnings
Heat and Cold Alerts
November 01, 2011
Recalled Red and Black Henna Cones used in body painting pose a chemical burn hazard
Health Canada reports of a recall involving Black and Red Henna Cones. Henna cones are used to apply skin paints. The recalled products contain phenol as well as other phenolic compounds which are prohibited hotlist ingredients. Phenolic compounds are known as skin sensitizers and can produce chemical burns (corrosive action) to the skin.
Product Details tab
for specifics on the affected items.
Health Canada has received one reported incident related to the use of this product.
Recalled Henna Cones were sold at various ethnic stores in Ontario and Quebec.
Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled product and dispose of the product.
For more information, consumers may contact ITN Food Corporation for any questions or concerns by phone at
1 (416) 321-2052
or by mail at the following address: ITN Food Corporation, 40 Commander Blvd, Toronto, ON M1S 3S2, Fax : 1-416-321-2063.
No results where found that matched your search criteria.
November 01, 2011
Recall: PatioGlo fuel gels pose fire and burn hazards
Recall: Henna Cones pose a chemical burn hazard
Recall: Wardrobe mirror doors sold by IKEA pose laceration hazard
October 28, 2011
TB cases under investigation in downtown Victoria BC
October 27, 2011
Hepatitis A advisory: St. Andrew's Elementary, St. John's NL
Recall: Harper Hand Trucks pose an injury hazard
Recall: Bicycles by Trek pose a fall hazard
October 18, 2011
Recall: Tosca Gel Firebowl poses fire and burn hazard
October 13, 2011
Recall: Electric log splitter poses laceration and amputation hazards
October 11, 2011
Jogging strollers pose strangulation and choking hazards
©2010-2012 Health and Safety Watch Inc.
Terms and Conditions