Leather gloves

Recall published
2012-03-12
Brand
  • HKM Texas
Product title
Leather gloves with lining
Product description
Yellow gloves made of Nappa leather, breathable, wear-resistant, high heat retention, non-slip fit, reinforced strap and velcro strip fastener. The gloves have a 'HKM Texas' label with three stars and a horse's head. Sizes XS, S, M, L, XL, XXL.
Risk
The product poses a chemical risk because a yellow leather section of the palm area of the right-hand glove was found to contain 16.2 mg/kg of extractable chromium (VI) and the palm area of the left-hand glove was found to contain 7.3 mg per kg leather of extractable chromium (VI). Chromium (VI) is classified as sensitising and may trigger allergic reactions.
Measures taken
Batch number / barcode
Model number
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Chemical
Country of origin
Pakistan
RAPEX Reference
0464/12
Risk level
Products with serious risks
Notifying country
Germany

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