Wappinger Says Don’t Dump Recalled Hand Sanitizer Down Drains

in Observations/Things to Do

WAPPINGER, NY — If you bought hand sanitizer that the Food and Drug Administration said contained methanol, or wood alcohol, you should not dump the recalled product down the drain. A Facebook post from the town of Wappinger said, in July, the FDA issued recall warnings about some hand sanitizer products that were labeled to contain alcohol but were toxic.

The agency said the recalled hand sanitizers contained methanol, and advised anyone who used it to immediately seek medical treatment to reverse the toxic effects of methanol poisoning.

Continue Reading on Patch

Latest from Observations

Go to Top