Eternal Graffitti Green Lot No 08/01/2016

Alert number: A12/1719/18

Product:  Tattoo ink

Name: GRAFFITI GREEN

Batch number / Barcode:  Lot No 08/01/2016

Risk level: Serious

Category: Chemical products

Brand: Eternal Ink

Type / number of model:  Unknown

Risk type: Chemical
The product contains the aromatic amine o-toluidine (measured value: 407.5 mg/kg).
This aromatic amine can cause cancer.

The Council of Europe Resolution ResAP (2008)1 on requirements and criteria for the safety of tattoos and permanent make-up, recommends that aromatic amines with carcinogenic, mutagenic, reprotoxic or sensitising properties should neither be present in tattoos and permanent make-up products nor released from azo-colourants.

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures

Description:  Green tattoo ink in a 30 ml bottle.

Country of origin: United States

Alert submitted by: Italy

Date : November 5, 2018

Full Details :  https://ec.europa.eu/consumers/consumers_safety/safety_products/rapex/alerts/?event=main.notification&reference=A12/1719/18&lng=en