LONDON, April 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Colgate-Palmolive is taking the precautionary measure of voluntarily recalling its Twister Fresh toothbrush in the UK and Ireland, following reports from a small number of UK consumers of breaking brush heads or handles. The toothbrush can be identified by the words Twister Fresh on the back of the handle. No other Colgate toothbrush is affected.

The Twister Fresh brushes are being temporarily removed from store shelves. Consumers who have purchased the brush should not use it and can contact Colgate Consumer Affairs at 00-800-321-321-32 for a replacement.

Colgate-Palmolive Press Office: +44-(0)207-331-5445