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

Alert number: A12/0512/18

Product:  Makeup

Name: Compact Powder

Batch number / Barcode:  Unknown

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Cosmetics

Brand: Claire’s

Type / number of model:  Unknown

Risk type: Chemical
The product contains asbestos fibres.
The asbestos fibres pose a carcinogenic risk.

The product does not comply with the REACH regulation.

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Destruction of the product

Description:  Makeup powder in a round box in a transparent plastic box.

Country of origin: China

Alert submitted by: The Netherlands

Products were found and measures were taken also in: Austria, Greece, Portugal