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

Alert number: A12/0813/19

Product:  Toy make-up set

Name: Lo Scrigno dei trucchi

Batch number / Barcode:  Lot: 237/SH barcode: 8 015361 847075 use-by date: 31 December 2022

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Toys

Brand: General Trade

Type / number of model:  Art 100142

Risk type: Chemical
The make-up in the product contains an excessive amount of chromium VI and nickel (measured values up to: 3.46 mg/kg and 2.00 mg/kg, respectively)
Chromium (VI) and nickel are sensitising and may trigger allergic reactions.

The product does not comply with the Cosmetic Products Regulation and the Toy Safety Directive.

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Import rejected at border

Description:  Plastic make-up box with built-in mirror containing different make-up cosmetics in different colours and a pair of brushes. The box is sold in a cardboard box.

Country of origin: China

Alert submitted by: Italy