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

Alert number: A12/00512/20

Product:  Necklace


Barcode:  1011403220024
Batch number:  Unknown

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Jewellery

Brand: CHD

Type / number of model:  N-1355

Counterfeit: UNKNOWN

Risk type: Chemical
The product contains an excessive amount of cadmium and lead (measure values up to 90 % by weight and 4.5 % by weight, respectively). Cadmium is harmful to human health because it accumulates in the body, can damage the kidney and bones, and it may cause cancer. Lead is harmful to human health, accumulates in the body, can cause developmental neurotoxicity and may also affect breast-fed or unborn children. / The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Retailer): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures

Description:  Necklace made of differently coloured metal parts (white, yellow and black) with two pendants (ring and rod) with rhinestones.

Packaging description:  The necklace is attached to a paper tag.

Country of origin: People's Republic of China

Alert submitted by: Luxembourg