Potentially dangerous products from China
#1 Toxic toothpaste
Some brands of imported toothpaste from China was recalled because it might contain diethylene glycol (DEG), a chemical used in antifreeze that is dangerous if consumed by humans.
Brands to watch: Cooldent Fluoride, Cooldent Spearmint, Cooldent ICE, Dr. Cool, Everfresh Toothpaste, Superdent Toothpaste, Clean Rite Toothpaste, Oralmax Extreme, Oral Bright Fresh Spearmint Flavor, Bright Max Peppermint Flavor, ShiR Fresh Mint Fluoride Paste, DentaPro, DentaKleen, DentaKleen Junior.
For more information, go to the FDA website.
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