Banana Boat sunscreen recalled for presence of cancer-causing chemical

Multiple batches of hair and scalp sunscreen have been recalled because they contain the cancer-causing chemical benzene.

Anyone who owns the affected products can throw them out and apply for a refund. - Press relies

Edgewell defended and said that Banana Boat sunscreen itself did not contain any benzene.

Claimed that the chemical was found in the propellant that sprays the sunscreen from cans.

Banana Boat manufacturer Edgewell Personal Care said in a press release.

The exact product numbers and expiration dates were included in a FDA USA announcement.