Safety Gate: Rapid Alert System for dangerous non-food products - Weekly Report

Report 32 ( Published on: 09/08/2019)

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Products with serious risks 

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Alert number: A12/1181/19       
Category:  Cosmetics
Product:  Hand cleaner
Brand: Permatex
Name: Fast Orange Hand Cleaner
Type / number of model:  Unknown
Batch number / Barcode:  8410410354044 , Batches manufactured prior to 7 May 2018, which state methylisothiazolinone in the list of ingredients.
Risk type:  Chemical
The relevant batches of the product contain methylisothiazolinone, which cannot be used in leave-on products.
Dermal contact with methylisothiazolinone containing products can provoke allergic contact dermatitis to sensitised persons.

The product does not comply with the Cosmetic Products Regulation.

Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Retailer)

Description:  Hand sanitiser in a 440 ml orange bottle with a black lid.
Country of origin:  United States
Alert submitted by:  Ireland
Type of alert: Serious
Year - Week:  2019 - 32