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

Alert number: A12/0844/17

Product:  Baby wet wipes

Name: Babytücher - Baby wipes

Batch number / Barcode:  Batch No 132591

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Cosmetics

Brand: Ultra Soft

Type / number of model:  Unknown

Risk type: Chemical
The wipes contain methylisothiazolinone (MI) and methylchloroisothiazolinone (MCI) (measured concentration 0.0136% by weight). Dermal contact with MCI/MI-containing products can provoke allergic contact dermatitis to sensitised persons.

The product does not comply with the Cosmetic Products regulation.

Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Distributor)

Description:  30 wipes measuring 20 x 15 cm, sold in a light blue foil packaging, resealable on the front side of the package. Black-and-white baby photo on the front.

Country of origin: The Netherlands

Alert submitted by: Germany