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

Alert number: A12/1107/17

Product:  Bracelet

Name: Fashion Jewellery

Batch number / Barcode:  Unknown

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Jewellery

Brand: Unknown

Type / number of model:  Art. Nr. AR785

Risk type: Chemical
The product contains cadmium (measured value 15.9% by weight). Cadmium is harmful to human health, because it accumulates in the body and can damage organs and it may cause cancer.

The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.

Measures taken by economic operators: Blocking and destruction of the remaining stock  (By: Importer)

Description:  Metal bracelet made of six heart-shaped links, white card label with gold-coloured print.

Country of origin: China

Alert submitted by: Germany