Nail modelling product "Acrylic Liquid UP 2000 Purple"

Recall published
2012-03-05
Brand
  • UP 2000®
Product title
Nail modelling product "Acrylic Liquid UP 2000 Purple"
Product description
Labelled, white plastic container with white plastic screw cap.
Risk
The product poses a chemical risk because it contains 83% methyl methacrylate (MMA). In its "Health assessment of nail modelling cosmetics containing methyl metacrylate" of 22 December 2011, the Bundesinstitut für Risikobewertung (BfR, Federal Institute for Risk Assessment) considers methyl metacrylate present in concentrations of 80-90 % in nail modelling cosmetics to be harmful to health due to the high intolerance potential, which can also cause ongoing damage to nails.
Measures taken
Batch number / barcode
Model number
LIQ-000196
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Chemical
Country of origin
United States
RAPEX Reference
0402/12
Risk level
Products with serious risks
Notifying country
Germany

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