Alert number: A12/00509/20
Type of alert: Serious
Brand: ETERNAL INK
Risk type: Chemical
The product contains nickel and an excessive amount of copper (measured values: 4.3 ppm and 189 ppm, respectively). Nickel can cause skin irritation, induce sensitisation or elicit allergic responses. Copper can cause liver and kidney damage and might affect fertility. / The Council of Europe Resolution ResAP (2008)1 on requirements and criteria for the safety of tattoos and permanent make-up, recommends that the levels of nickel are as low as technically achievable and copper does not exceed 25 ppm.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Distributor): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures
Packaging description: The product is sold in a transparent plastic bottle with dispensing nozzle and screw cap.
Country of origin: United States
Alert submitted by: Italy
Recalled on : 05/04/2020