Alert number: A12/0626/19
Name: Black ink
Batch number / Barcode: Batch 2D170018; Expiry Date 04/2020
Type of alert: Serious
Category: Chemical products
Brand: Black Mamba
Type / number of model: Unknown
Risk type: Chemical
The product contains an excessive amount of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAH)s, including benzo(a)pyrene (measured values: 0.64 mg/kg and 0.045 mg/kg, respectively).
Some PAHs are carcinogenic, including benzo(a)pyrene.
The Council of Europe Resolution ResAP (2008)1 on requirements and criteria for the safety of tattoos and permanent make-up, recommends that the level of benzo(a)pyrene (BaP) does not exceed 0.005 mg/kg and the total amount of PAHs does not exceed 0.5 mg/kg.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Distributor): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures
Description: Transparent plastic bottle with a black dispensing cap containing 150 ml of black tattoo ink.
Country of origin: Unknown
Alert submitted by: Italy
Date Recalled : 20/04/2019
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