Tattoo ink

Recall published
2017-08-14
Brand
Product title
Tattoo ink
Deep Red
Product description
Red tattoo ink in a 30-ml bottle.
Risk
The product contains the aromatic amine anisidine which is classified as carcinogenic, mutagenic, toxic and sensitising (measured value: 20 mg/kg). According to the Council of Europe Resolution ResAP (2008)1 on requirements and criteria for the safety of tattoos and permanent make-up, o-ansidine should not be present in tattoo ink. The product does not comply with national legislation.
Measures taken
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures
Barcode
Batch 960315
Model number
Unknown
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Chemical
Country of origin
United States
RAPEX Reference
A12/1087/17
Category
Beauty / Personal Care / Hygiene
Risk level
Serious risk
Notifying country
Italy

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Source

European Commission's website for recalls.