This alert was found on a German product recall site. Link at the bottom, you may need to translate it to read all the details.
Product: Tattoo product
Name: Dark Brown
Batch number / Barcode: LOT SS261 / EXP 09.2022
Risk level: Serious
Risk type: Chemical
The product contains nickel in higher quantities than allowed
Nickel can cause skin irritation and induce sensitisation or elicit allergic responses and exposure to lead is harmful for human health and can cause developmental neurotoxicity.
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 lead in tattoo inks do not exceed 2 mg/kg and that the content of nickel in tattoo inks be as low as technically achievable.
Description: dark-brown tattoo ink in a transparent plastic bottle with label and screw-top with dispensing nozzle; volume: 30 ml.
Alert submitted by: Premier Products
Date: March 3, 2019
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