Leather shoes

Recall published
2017-06-26
Brand
  • Kimmon kenkä
Product title
Leather shoes
1) Lea 2) Heini
Product description
Black leather shoes with insoles made of light brown leather. Packed in a black cardboard box with text "Kimmon kenkä Kankaanpää".
Risk
The amount of chromium (VI) in the leather is too high (measured value up to 31.2 mg/kg). Chromium (VI) is sensitising and may trigger allergic reactions. The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.
Measures taken
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Import rejected at border
Barcode
Unknown
Model number
Unknown
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Chemical
Country of origin
China
RAPEX Reference
A12/0865/17
Category
Footwear
Risk level
Serious risk
Notifying country
Finland

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Source

European Commission's website for recalls.