Alert number: A12/1708/14
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
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Country of origin: United States
Alert submitted by: Italy
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Germany, Sweden