Eternal Ink Bumble Bee Batch: 17.12.14 (may be counterfeit)

Alert number: A12/0565/18  

Product:  Tattoo ink

Name: BUMBLE BEE

Batch number / Barcode:  Batch: 17.12.14

Risk level: Serious

Category: Chemical products

Brand: Eternal Ink

Type / number of model:  Unknown

Counterfeit: THE PRODUCT MAY BE COUNTERFEIT

Risk type: Chemical
The product contains the aromatic amine toluidine (measured values: 29 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:  30 ml bottle of yellow pigment

Country of origin: United States