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

Alert number: A12/0403/19

Product:  Children's shoes

Name: Sami

Batch number / Barcode:  665258190999

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Brand: Pepino Ricosta

Type / number of model:  10 12239

Risk type: Chemical
There is an excessive amount of chromium (VI) in the leather (measured value 5.7 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: Warning consumers of the risks (By: Manufacturer)

Description:  Pink leather children’s shoes with a leather trim for heel reinforcement.

Country of origin: Germany

Alert submitted by: Germany

Products were found and measures were taken also in: Luxembourg