Soup plate

Recall published
2007-11-26
Brand
  • Metlex.
Product title
Soup plate.
Product description
It is a soup plate with navy, dark blue and golden decors diameter 20,5 cm. For more details see attached pictures. There are various decors and colours of this kind of plates, but the photos or descriptions of them are not available yet.
Risk
The product poses a chemical risk because the quantity of lead and cadmium exceeded the limits for dishes: Measured values Pb - 28,0mg/l and Cd - 0,77mg/l. The limits for dishes are: 4,0 mg Pb/l and 0,3 mg Cd/l. Lead can cause heart and vascular system as well as nervous system diseases. Cadmium is carcinogenic and neurotoxic, can lead to heart and vascular system diseases, harm the liver and causes lack of important trace elements. The risk connected with using dishes with migrating heavy metals is especially dangerous for pregnant women and breast-feeding children. The product does not comply with the framework Regulation on food contact materials (EC) No 1935/2004.
Measures taken
Batch number / barcode
Model number
Art. No: MX-2052.
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Chemical
Country of origin
China
RAPEX Reference
1279/07
Risk level
Products with serious risks
Notifying country
Poland

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