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

Alert number: A12/0834/17

Product:  Women's riding gloves

Name: Ladies finest, mocha/light brown

Batch number / Barcode:  4251157100747

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Hobby/sports equipment

Brand: haukeschmidt FINESTGLOVES

Type / number of model:  Order No: 15021; 0111-201; size 11

Risk type: Chemical
The amount of chromium (VI) in the leather is too high (measured value up to 15.6 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:  Leather riding gloves, light-brown palm and dark-brown back, sample size 11.

Country of origin: Indonesia

Alert submitted by: Germany