Alert number: A12/0606/19
Name: Sailor Jerry Red
Batch number / Barcode: Lot: WFSJR1720011 Batch: B20205 BEST BY 11/21/20
Type of alert: Serious
Category: Chemical products
Brand: World Famous Tattoo Ink
Type / number of model: REF WFSJR1
Risk type: Chemical
The product contains the aromatic amine o-anisidine (measured value: 18 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 containing red tattoo ink with black dispensing cap.
Country of origin: United States
Alert submitted by: Italy
Date Recalled: 20/04/2019