Hairspray "Color-Haarspray (4 different shades)

Recall published
2011-05-02
Brand
  • Pyro-Partner
Product title
Hairspray "Color-Haarspray (4 different shades), Glitter-Haarspray"
Product description
Brightly-coloured pressurised spray cans with pink, blue, yellow, mauve and glitter-finish plastic caps
Risk
The products pose a chemical risk because they contain between 55% and 85% (in relation to the non-propellant content) of methanol. In addition, up to 1.4% of benzene was detected. Both methanol and benzene are substances which are toxic when inhaled or swallowed and upon skin contact. Benzene is also classified as carcinogenic and mutagenic. Methanol leads to damage to the central nervous system, in particular to the optic nerves, and also to the kidneys, liver, heart and other organs. The products do not comply with the Cosmetics Directive 76/768/EEC as phenol is prohibited.
Measures taken
Batch number / barcode
Model number
EAN-Code Color-Haarsprays: 4040467078132
Product ref. 7813
EAN-Code Glitter-Haarspray: 4040467078149
Product ref. 7814
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Chemical
Country of origin
China
RAPEX Reference
0400/11
Risk level
Products with serious risks
Notifying country
Germany

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