The following notice has been issued by South Gloucestershire Council:

South Gloucestershire


Product recall
Shield Hand Sanitiser Gel
100 ml

Shield Hand Sanitiser

This product was sold on eBay UK by seller ‘bygr-bygr’ in March 2020.

Manufacturer: Harlington Laboratories, Bristol.

The product is incorrectly labelled and has been found to contain Methanol and presents a serious risk to anyone using it.

The product is subject to an EU RAPEX safety alert.


  • stop using the product immediately
  • keep the product away from children and pets
  • contact the eBay seller from where you purchased it for further instructions
  • contact eBay directly via their resolution centre if you experience any difficulty communicating with the eBay seller

You have received this recall notice from South Gloucestershire Council as the eBay seller has failed to recall the product under their obligations under the General Product Safety Regulations 2005.  

South Gloucestershire Council, Environment and Community Services, Trading Standards Service, PO Box 1954, Bristol BS37 0DD    
Telephone: 01454 868001
Minicom: 01454 868010

Recall: Shield – Hand Sanitiser Gel

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