Toothpaste

Recall published
2017-01-30
Brand
Product title
Toothpaste
Pure Herbal Ayurwedic Toothpaste
Product description
85g toothpaste in tube packed in a white cardboard box with red marking.
Risk
The total count of aerobic mesophilic bacteria in the toothpaste is too high (measured value up to 7100 cfu/g). There is a risk of contracting infections as the solution may come in contact with the mouth, hands and eyes. Moreover, the product contains the allergenic substances Eugenol and Limonene (0.052 % and 0.021 % by weight respectively) while they are not included in the list of ingredients. The product does not comply with the Cosmetic Product Regulation.
Measures taken
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Distributor)<br />Measures ordered by public authorities: Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures (By: Distributor)
Barcode
8901288210858
Model number
D40400131, MFG. DATE: 04/2014, EXP DATE: 03/2017
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Chemical
Microbiological
Country of origin
India
RAPEX Reference
A12/0121/17
Category
Beauty / Personal Care / Hygiene
Risk level
Serious risk
Notifying country
Slovakia

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