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

Alert number: A12/0138/17

Product:  Children’s footwear

Name: Unknown

Batch number / Barcode:  Unknown

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Brand: Bio Street

Type / number of model:  Art.: 260-5013.8

Risk type: Chemical
The amount of Chromium (VI) in the leather insole is too high (measured value: 15.4 mg/kg). Chromium (VI) is sensitising and may trigger allergic reactions.

The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.

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

Description:  Children's sandal with three straps, each with a pink buckle, cork-soled cushion; straps printed with pattern of horses; sample size 29.

Country of origin: Vietnam

Alert submitted by: Germany