Alert number: A12/0576/19
Product: Tattoo ink
Name: LINING RED LIGHT
Batch number / Barcode: Batch RD62Y71067IMX40 LOT SS191 EXP 07/31/2019
Type of alert: Serious
Category: Chemical products
Type / number of model: REF 7C17014G31110040 Article ST1170LRL
Risk type: Chemical
The product contains the aromatic amine o-anisidine (measured value: 70 mg/kg).
This aromatic amine can cause cancer, cell mutations and affect reproduction.
The Council of Europe Resolution ResAP (2008)1 on requirements and criteria for the safety of tattoos and permanent make-up, recommends that aromatic amines with carcinogenic mutagenic, reprotoxic or sensitising properties should neither be present in tattoos and permanent make-up products nor released from azo-colourants.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures
Description: Transparent plastic bottle with a black cap containing red tattoo ink.
Country of origin: United States
Alert submitted by: Italy
Date Reported : 04/04/2019
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