Tattoo ink

Recall published
2017-09-18
Brand
Product title
Tattoo ink
Dark Red
Product description
Bottle of red pigment for tattoos.
Risk
The product contains the aromatic amine o-anisidine (measured value 27 mg/kg). Aromatic amines can cause cancer, cell mutations and affect reproduction. The Council of Europe Resolution ResAP (2008)1 on requirements and criteria for the safety of tattoos and permanent make-up, recommends that aromatic amines with carcinogenic, mutagenic, reprotoxic or sensitising properties should neither be present in tattoos and permanent make-up products nor released from azo-colourants. The product does not comply with the national legislation.
Measures taken
Measures ordered by public authoritiesĀ (to: Importer): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures
Barcode
Model number
Unknown
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Chemical
Country of origin
United States
RAPEX Reference
A12/1279/17
Category
Beauty / Personal Care / Hygiene
Risk level
Serious risk
Notifying country
Italy

Images

Know a friend who's using this? Share!