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

Alert number: A12/0448/18

Product:  Children's cap

Name: Unknown

Batch number / Barcode:  EAN: 3292530868510

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Brand: ELDYS

Type / number of model:  Unknown

Risk type: Chemical
The product releases an excessive amount of the aromatic amine 4-aminoazobenzene (measured value: 441.9 mg/kg).
When the product is in direct and prolonged contact with the skin, the aromatic amine may be absorbed by the skin. Aromatic amines can cause allergic reactions, cancer, cell mutations and affect reproduction.

The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.

Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Importer)

Description:  Children’s denim caps with heart-shaped motifs.

Country of origin: China

Alert submitted by: France