Toothpaste

Recall published
2017-01-02
Brand
Product title
Toothpaste
The Original Vicco Vajradanti Herbal Toothpaste
Product description
Toothpaste in a white plastic tube 200 g, supplied in a white cardboard packaging with red lettering, mentioning ‘Export Pack’.
Risk
The total count of aerobic mesophilic bacteria in the toothpaste is too high (measured value up to 187500 cfu/g), and mould and yeast has been detected (measured value 3000 cfu/g). There is a risk of contracting infections as the solution may come in contact with the mouth, hands and eyes. The product does not comply with the Cosmetic Product Regulation.
Measures taken
Measures ordered by public authorities: Withdrawal of the product from the market
Barcode
8901288012001; Batch number: D41200691; Mfg 12/2014 - Best Before 11/2017
Model number
Unknown
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Microbiological
Country of origin
India
RAPEX Reference
A12/1787/16
Category
Beauty / Personal Care / Hygiene
Risk level
Serious risk
Notifying country
Portugal

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