Consumer Products

Recall Date: Nov. 23, 2016

Six Brands of Dry Carpet Cleaning Powder Recalled by Milliken Due to Risk of Exposure to Bacteria

Source: CPSC

Recall number: 17037

Name of product:

Dry carpet cleaners


The dry carpet cleaning powder can contain harmful bacteria. Exposure to bacteria poses a risk of respiratory and other infections in immunocompromised individuals. Consumers with healthy immune systems are generally not affected by the bacteria.

Impact of Hazard:

None reported


Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled dry carpet cleaner and contact Milliken to receive a free replacement.

Consumer Contact:

Milliken toll-free at 888-770-7142 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. CT Monday through Friday or online at and click on “Capture Carpet and Rug Dry Cleaner has issued a Recall” at the top of the page or at and click on “Carpet Cl