Mothballs and Moth Flakes Public Health Warning
Supported by the Environmental Protection Authority, Ministry of Health, MBIE- Trading Standards and Worksafe.
Eating or swallowing mothballs or moth flakes with these ingredients could make you sick or kill you.
What to do
Remove the mothballs and moth flakes from your home and dispose of them in the rubbish. “If in doubt throw it out”.
If you suspect someone has eaten or swallowed a mothball or moth flakes, seek immediate medical attention.
About Product Recalls
Product Recalls is a collaboration between four Government Agencies bringing together consumer product safety recall information into one place to improve public access to essential safety information so you can help protect yourself, your family and your friends. Food recalls are available on the MPI website - www.mpi.govt.nz