Health Canada Issues Recalls and Warnings on Counterfeit 3M N95 Respirators and Simply At Home Inc. Ethyl Alcohol Sanitizer

March 24, 2021 | News, COVID-19

Health Canada has issued recalls and warnings on counterfeit 3M N95 respirators and Simply At Home Inc- Ethyl Alcohol Sanitizer 75%.

Health Canada is working with 3M Canada, the manufacturer of authentic 3M N95 respirators, and the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) to address the issue of counterfeit 3M N95 respirators, also seen in other countries. 3M has established a hotline and published information on its website to help Canadian customers identify, prevent and report suspected fraud.

Visit 3M’s website or call its anti-fraud hotline (1-800-426-8688) for help in identifying and reporting suspected counterfeit respirators. Suspected counterfeit respirators can also be reported to Health Canada.

Certain lots of Simply At Home – Ethyl Alcohol Sanitizer were released to the market without adequate testing. The affected lots are:

GG003, GG004,GG005, GG006, GG007, BB/MA 27/MA/2025, BB/MA 28/MA/2025, BB/MA 29/MA/2025, BB/MA 30/MA/2025, BB/MA 31/MA/2025, BB/MA 01/JN/2025, BB/MA 06/JN/2025, BB/MA 07/JN/2025, BB/MA 08/JN/2025, BB/MA09/JN/2025, BB/MA 15/JN/2025, BB/MA 16/JN/2025, BB/MA 17/JN/2025, BB/MA 18/JN/2025, BB/MA 22/JN/2025