Eternal Dark Red Batch Number 11.06.15

Alert number: A12/0034/18

Product:  Tattoo ink

Name: DARK RED

Batch number / Barcode:  Batch Number 11.06.15

Risk level: Serious

Category: Chemical products

Brand: Eternal Ink

Type / number of model:  Unknown

Risk type: Chemical
The product contains the aromatic amine o-anisidine (measured value: 18 mg/kg).
Aromatic amines can cause cancer, cell mutations and affect reproduction.

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.

The product does not comply with the national legislation.

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

Description:  Red tattoo ink

Country of origin: United States

Alert submitted by: Italy

Date:  January 15, 2018

Full Details :

https://ec.europa.eu/consumers/consumers_safety/safety_products/rapex/alerts/?event=main.notification&reference=A12/0034/18&lng=en