Kuro Sumi Colors  Lot #110 (bottle), Lot #KCTB10822 (pack)

Alert number: A12/0505/14

Name: Dragons Breath Red

Batch number / Barcode:  Unknown

Brand: Kuro Sumi Colors

Type / number of model:  Lot #110 (bottle), Lot #KCTB10822 (pack)

Risk type: Chemical
The product poses a chemical risk because it contains aromatic amine 4-methyl-m-phenylendiamine and lead above the permitted levels (measured values: aromatic amines: up to 1133 mg/kg; lead: 14.8 mg/kg, copper: 4310 mg/kg). According to the Council of Europe Resolution ResAP (2008) on requirements and criteria for the safety of tattoos and permanent make-up, the aromatic amines as 4-methyl-m-phenylendiamine with carcinogenic effects, should neither be present in tattoos and PMU products nor released from azo-colourants. According to the ResAP (2008) the levels of lead should not exceed 2 mg/kg.

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Import rejected at border

Description:  Pack: 4 x plastic bottles with screw-on dropper and sticker, sealed in plastic film.

Date Recalled : March 24, 2014

Full Details :   https://ec.europa.eu/consumers/consumers_safety/safety_products/rapex/alerts/?event=main.notification&reference=A12/0505/14&lng=en

Country of origin: Japan

Alert submitted by: Germany