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Coppertone Recalls Aerosol Sunscreens Due To Carcinogen Presence

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) -- There's a consumer alert after a carcinogen was detected in a line of sunscreens, leading to a recall.

Coppertone is voluntarily recalling five aerosol sunscreens due to the presence of benzene.

The recall affects Pure & Simple SPF 50 Spray, Pure & Simple Kids SPF 50, Pure & Simple BAby SPF 50, Sport Mineral SPF 50 Spray and Travel-Size Coppertone Sports Spray SPF 50.

The FDA says the products were manufactured between January and June of 2021. For more information, visit

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