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

Alert number: 1718/10

Product:  Shawl - Ahmaddy turquoise/blue woollen shawl

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Type of alert: Serious

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Brand: Ahmaddy

Type / number of model:  Wool, turquoise/blue, P-1078-62

Risk type: Chemical
The product poses a chemical risk because various portions of the silk fabric dyed/patterned contain pentachlorphenol (290/1050 mg/kg).
The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.

Measures taken by economic operators: Voluntary recall from consumers by the importer. (By: Other)

Description:  Predominantly blue/magenta patterned ultra-fine woollen shawl, 180 cm long 70 cm wide.

Country of origin: India

Alert submitted by: Germany