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

Alert number: A12/00523/20

Product:  Earrings


Barcode:  Unknown
Batch number:  Unknown

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Jewellery


Type / number of model:  8472532

Counterfeit: UNKNOWN

Risk type: Chemical
The product releases an excessive amount of nickel and also contains an excessive amount of lead (measured values 3.2 μg/cm²/week and 0.07% by weight respectively). Nickel is a strong sensitiser and can cause allergic reactions if present in articles that come into direct and prolonged contact with the skin and 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: Distributor): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures

Description:  Pair of hoop earrings made of white metal with rhinestones.

Packaging description: 

Country of origin: Unknown

Alert submitted by: Luxembourg