The Rapid Alert System for Non-Food Products (RAPEX)

Alert number: 0460/09

Product:  Girls' shoes - "Marino-Hebilla" (navy buckle) girl's bootee


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Type of alert: Serious

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items


Type / number of model:  Model 04/283005-21/29, lot 000045182920

Risk type: Chemical

The product poses a chemical risk because the presence of dimethylfumarate (DMF) in the shoes. Dimethylfumarate is a substance which is considered harmful, irritating and sensitising on contact with the skin, and its use as a biocide is not authorised.

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Withdrawal from the market ordered by the authorities.

Description:  Navy blue girl's bootee, open on top, with a buckle to the side and decorations in the form of a flower and a heart on the front. OLE CON OLE is screen printed on the inside of the shoe. The packaging is a multicoloured cardboard box with a light blue top on which the brand OLE CON OLE is printed in red and yellow letters. The label reads BOTA MARINO HEBILLA (Navy buckle boot).

Country of origin: Unknown

Alert submitted by: Spain