Eternal Ink Lime Green batch 30.09.15

Alert number: A12/1641/18

Product:  Tattoo ink

Name: Lime Green

Batch number / Barcode:  batch 30.09.15

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: 33.8 mg/kg).
This aromatic amine 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.

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

Description:  30 ml bottle of green tattoo ink.

Country of origin: United States

Alert submitted by: Italy

DateNovember 5, 2018

Full Details:   https://ec.europa.eu/consumers/consumers_safety/safety_products/rapex/alerts/?event=main.notification&reference=A12/1641/18&lng=en