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

Alert number: A12/0051/16

Product:  Work shoes

Name: Dog dobrman

Batch number / Barcode:  EAN: 8591940300111

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Protective equipment

Brand: DOG

Type / number of model:  0605-43

Risk type: Chemical
Parts of the shoes which are in contact with the skin contain Dimethylfumarate (DMF) (measured value: 51,22 mg/kg). Dimethylfumarate is a substance which is strongly sensitising when in contact with the skin and can cause dermatitis.

Consumer products containing dimethylfumarate are banned according to the REACH Regulation.

Measures taken by economic operators: Warning consumers of the risks, Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Importer)

Description:  Grey suede leather shoes without steel toe cap, with perforation holes and a reflective strip.

Country of origin: China

Alert submitted by: Czech Republic