Procter & Gamble Recalls Zevo Fly, Gnat and Fruit Fly Insect Spray Due to Injury and Laceration Hazards

September 28, 2023

Recalled Zevo Fly, Gnat and Fruit Fly Flying Insect Killer3 Value Packs

The Procter & Gamble Company has issued a voluntary recall for its Zevo Fly, Gnat and Fruit Fly Flying Insect Killer3 Value Packs due to potential injury and laceration hazards. The recall was announced on September 28, 2023.

Recalled Product Name/Brand/ID:

Zevo Fly, Gnat and Fruit Fly Flying Insect Killer3 Value Packs

Recall Product Images:

  • Recalled Zevo Fly, Gnat and Fruit Fly Flying Insect Killer3 Value Packs
  • Batch code 3045D185EW3 displayed on shrink-wrap label of the recalled Zevo Fly, Gnat and Fruit Fly Flying Insect Killer3 Value Packs
  • Batch code 3045D185EW3 displayed on the bottom of the aerosol cans of the recalled Zevo Fly, Gnat and Fruit Fly Flying Insect Killer3 Value Packs

Potential Risks or Issues:

The aerosol containers of the recalled Zevo Fly, Gnat and Fruit Fly Flying Insect Killer3 Value Packs can rupture and leak, posing injury and laceration hazards.

Has Anyone Been Injured?

There have been no reported injuries associated with the recalled product.

About the Recall:

This recall involves Zevo Fly, Gnat and Fruit Fly Flying Insect Killer3 Value Packs. The twin pack aerosol containers are shrink-wrapped together with a white and purple label. The batch code 3045D185EW3 is printed on the bottom of the aerosol containers or on the shrink-wrap. “Zevo Insect Killer” and “Fly, Gnat & Fruit Fly” and “Kills on Contact” are printed on the shrink-wrap.

Consumers are advised to immediately stop using the recalled insect spray and contact Procter & Gamble for a full refund. To request a refund, consumers should fill out a form online at www.zevoinsect.com/recall and provide a photo of the bottom of the canister with the lot number visible or a sales receipt. After requesting a refund, consumers should dispose of the product by placing it in the household trash. It is important not to empty the product prior to disposal.

Where to Find Unique Identification of this Product:

The unique identification of the recalled product can be found on the bottom of the aerosol containers or on the shrink-wrap. The batch code 3045D185EW3 is printed on these locations.

How Many Units Are Affected?

Approximately 8,600 units of the Zevo Fly, Gnat and Fruit Fly Flying Insect Killer3 Value Packs are affected by this recall.

Affected Batch/Date Range:

The affected batch has the code 3045D185EW3.

Who is the Distributor(s)?

The distributor of the recalled product is The Procter & Gamble Company, located in Cincinnati, Ohio.

Places Where Recalled Product was Sold:

The recalled Zevo Fly, Gnat and Fruit Fly Flying Insect Killer3 Value Packs were sold at Kroger and Meijer stores nationwide from March 2023 through April 2023 for about $25.

Where was This Manufactured?

The recalled product was manufactured in the United States.

Actions for Consumers:

  • Stop using the recalled insect spray immediately.
  • Contact Procter & Gamble for a full refund by filling out a form online at www.zevoinsect.com/recall.
  • Provide a photo of the bottom of the canister with the lot number visible or a sales receipt when requesting a refund.
  • Dispose of the product by placing it in the household trash. Do not empty the product prior to disposal.

Additional Information:

For additional information about the recall, consumers can contact Procter & Gamble at 800-374-9429 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. ET Monday through Friday. They can also visit the following websites: www.zevoinsect.com/contact-us/, www.zevoinsect.com/recall/, or www.zevoinsect.com and click on “Recall” at the bottom of the page for more information.

Regulatory Compliance:

The recall of Zevo Fly, Gnat and Fruit Fly Flying Insect Killer3 Value Packs is being conducted in compliance with the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC).

How Can I Protect Myself From Falling Victim?

To protect yourself from potential hazards, it is important to check for any product recalls regularly. Stay informed by visiting the CPSC website and signing up for email alerts. Additionally, carefully read the instructions and warnings provided with any purchased products.

Final Thought:

The safety and well-being of consumers is of utmost importance. Procter & Gamble’s recall of Zevo Fly, Gnat and Fruit Fly Flying Insect Killer3 Value Packs demonstrates their commitment to ensuring the safety of their customers. By following the recommended actions, consumers can protect themselves and prevent any potential injuries.