Curry comb for horse grooming

Recall published
2017-03-06
Brand
  • Hansbo
Product title
Curry comb for horse grooming
Gummiskrapa stor svart
Product description
Black rubber curry comb for horse grooming.
Risk
The rubber brush contains polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAH)s, including benzo(a)pyrene and chrysene (measured values: benzo(a)pyrene: 37,75 mg/kg; chrysene: 65,26 mg/kg; total of PAHs: 279 mg/kg). These PAH are carcinogenic. The consumer can be exposed when the product comes into direct and prolonged or repetitive contact with the skin or the mouth. The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.
Measures taken
Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Importer)<br />Measures ordered by public authorities: Withdrawal of the product from the market
Barcode
7320278136182
Model number
Rubber brush Horse big
Art. Nr. 813618
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Chemical
Country of origin
China
RAPEX Reference
A12/0290/17
Category
Sports Equipment
Risk level
Serious risk
Notifying country
Sweden

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Source

European Commission's website for recalls.