Eternal Tangerine Batch no: 158 E0; Exp. date: 06/07/16; CI 12315; CI 77911 ;

Alert number: A12/1708/14

Name: Tangerine

Batch number / Barcode:  Unknown

Brand: Eternal Ink

Type / number of model:  Batch n°: 158 E0; Exp. date: 06/07/16; CI 12315; CI 77911 ;

Risk type: Chemical
The product poses a chemical risk because it contains aromatic amines 2-Methyl-5-nitroaniline and 2,4-Diaminotoluene above the permitted levels (measured values: 41 mg/kg and 377 mg/kg).

According to the Council of Europe Resolution ResAP (2008) on requirements and criteria for the safety of tattoos and permanent make-up’ these aromatic amines with cancerogenic effects, should neither be present in tattoos and PMU products nor released from azo-colourants.

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

Description:  30 ml. bottle of tangerine/orange-coloured pigment, indicating the brand, batch and expiry date.

Date Recalled : October 20, 2014

Full Details :

https://ec.europa.eu/consumers/consumers_safety/safety_products/rapex/alerts/?event=main.notification&reference=A12/1708/14&lng=en

Country of origin: United States

Alert submitted by: Italy

Products were found and measures were taken also in: Germany, Sweden