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

Alert number: A12/0312/18

Product:  Leather jacket

Name: Celine

Batch number / Barcode:  Bar code: 4054246377217 and 0004719110

Risk level: Serious

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Brand: Werner Christ

Type / number of model:  Article: 71 2310

Risk type: Chemical
The amount of chromium (VI) in the leather is too high (measured value: up to 11 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: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Importer)

Description:  Beige leather jacket with zip fasteners at the front, on the pocket and on the sleeve, metal buckles on the side, beige backstitched seams and fabric lining.

Country of origin: Unknown

Alert submitted by: Germany