Intenze Swamp Green Batch number SS224

Alert number: A12/0010/19

Product:  Tattoo ink

Name: SWAMP GREEN

Batch number / Barcode:  Batch number SS224

Risk level: Serious

Category: Chemical products

Brand: INTENZE

Type / number of model:  Unknown

Risk type: Chemical
The product contains the aromatic amine o-anisidine (measured value 85.3 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:  29.6-ml bottle of green tattoo ink.

Country of origin: United States

Alert submitted by: Italy

 

Full Details: 

https://ec.europa.eu/consumers/consumers_safety/safety_products/rapex/alerts/?event=main.notification&reference=A12/0010/19&lng=en

Date Recalled: January 7, 2019