Alert number: A12/0101/14
Product: Shader and Liner Tattoo Set
Name: Tribal Black, Crimson Red and Lavender
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
Type / number of model: 1. Tribal Black Tattoo Ink , 2. Crimson Red Tattoo Ink , 3. Lavender Tattoo Ink
Risk type: Chemical
The products pose a chemical risk due to the presence of a total content of 1.32 mg/kg of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAH) and the aromatic amine 4-methyl-m-phenylendiamine at a level of 325 mg/kg.
According to the Council of Europe Resolution ResAP (2008) on requirements and criteria for the safety of tattoos and permanent make-up, the level of PAH may not exceed 0.5 ppm. and the aromatic amines as 4-methyl-m-phenylendiamine with carcinogenic effects, should neither be present in tattoos and PMU products nor released from azo-colorants.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Import rejected at border, Other
Description: Plastic bottle with protective cap and adhesive label.
Date Recalled : January 13, 2014
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Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Germany