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

Alert number: A12/0791/19

Product:  Leather gloves

Name: Unknown

Batch number / Barcode:  4031074169450

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Brand: SHE

Type / number of model:  Unknown

Risk type: Chemical
The amount of chromium (VI) in the leather is too high (measured value 45 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: Distributor)

Description:  Gloves with surface material grey-blue leather, black textile lining. Size 7.The product was sold online.

Country of origin: China

Alert submitted by: Germany