Norwex Recalls Rubber Brooms Due to Laceration Hazard (Recall Alert)

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Thu Aug 22, 2019 12:00AM

Name of product: Rubber Brooms Hazard:

The broom handles can break in half, exposing a metal inner rim, posing a laceration hazard to the user. 

Remedy: Refund Recall date: August 22, 2019 Units: About 58,000 Consumer Contact:

Norwex toll-free at 833-882-5569 from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. CT Saturday; email at; or online at and click on "Product Recalls" for more information.

Recall Details In Conjunction With: Description:

This recall involves extendable indoor/outdoor white rubber brooms that adjust in height from 30.7 to 40.6 inches long. The "Norwex" logo is located on the plastic head covering the rubber bristles. An embossed date stamp code of 18/9, 18/10, 18/11 or 18/12 is located on the screw joint and lock base.


Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled brooms and contact Norwex for a full refund. Norwex is also contacting all known owners of the recalled brooms directly and through its consultants. 


Norwex has received 41 reports of the broom handle breaking in half during use, including six reports of minor injuries to user hands or fingers. 

Sold At:

Norwex Consultant events and parties through direct order and online at from January 2019 through June 2019 for about $30.


Norwex USA Inc., of Coppell, Texas.

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