Tattoo ink

Recall published
2017-01-30
Brand
Product title
Tattoo ink
Light Red
Product description
Tattoo ink in a colourless, plastic bottle with adhesive label, mixing ball and a black screw top incorporating a dispensing nozzle and a rotating cap.
Risk
The product contains nickel (measured value 16.1 mg/kg). Nickel can cause skin irritation and induce sensitisation or elicit allergic responses. The Council of Europe Resolution ResAP (2008)1 on requirements and criteria for the safety of tattoos and permanent make-up recommends that the content of nickel in tattoo inks be as low as technically achievable. The product does not comply with the national legislation.
Measures taken
Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Importer)
Barcode
Lot-Nr. D 199 batch No 199 E06
Model number
60 ml, Manufacturing date : 07/14
‘‘best before’ date 07/2017,
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Chemical
Country of origin
United States
RAPEX Reference
A12/0097/17
Category
Beauty / Personal Care / Hygiene
Risk level
Serious risk
Notifying country
Germany

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