Tattoo ink

Recall published
2013-09-02
Brand
Product title
Tattoo ink
Lightning yellow
Product description
Transparent bottle containing yellow tattoo ink .
Risk
The product poses a chemical risk because it contains 34.1 mg/kg of o-toluidine and 6 860 mg/kg of barium. According to the Council of Europe Resolution ResAP (2008)1 on requirements and criteria for the safety of tattoos and permanent make-up' o-toluidine should not be present in tattoo inks and the content of barium should be limited to 50 mg/kg.
Measures taken
Batch number / barcode
LOT 240
Model number
Unknown
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Chemical
Country of origin
United States
RAPEX Reference
A12/1236/13
Category
Beauty / Personal Care / Hygiene
Risk level
Products with serious risks
Notifying country
Austria

Know a friend who's using this? Share!