Safety boots supplied in a cardboard box; sample size 37.
The amount of Chromium (VI) in the leather of the shoes is too high (measured value 5.5 mg/kg). Chromium (VI) is sensitising and might trigger allergic reactions.
The product does not comply with the requirements of the Personal Protective Equipment Directive and the relevant European standard EN 20345.
Measures ordered by public authorities: Import rejected at border