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

Alert number: 0860/09

Product:  Ladies' shoes

Name: 

Batch number / Barcode:  8430806060120 Model 28206-5. Barcode: 8430806060076 Model 28123-1. Barcode: 8430806060014

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Brand: Metaline

Type / number of model:  Model 28208.

Risk type: Chemical

The products pose a chemical risk due to the presence of dimethylfumarate (DMF) in the footwear. Dimethylfumarate is a substance which has to be 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:  Ladies’ shoes in different models packed in a cardboard box.

Country of origin: China

Alert submitted by: Spain