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

Alert number: A12/0828/17

Product:  Lederhosen (Leather trousers)

Name: Glenda

Batch number / Barcode:  56230W0400139 (GTIN); 71872

Risk level: Serious

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Brand: Lekra

Type / number of model:  49302; colour: red deer/red

Risk type: Chemical
The amount of chromium (VI) found in the leather is too high (measured value: 3.7 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: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Importer)

Description:  Sand-coloured half-length lederhosen with red lining, additionally with two buttons and leather waistband.

Country of origin: India

Alert submitted by: Germany