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

Alert number: A12/1107/18

Product:  Wristwatch

Name: Armbanduhr

Batch number / Barcode:  2000004177645

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Jewellery

Brand: Infinity woman

Type / number of model:  Infinity woman wristwatch, order 17892000

Risk type: Chemical
The amount of nickel released by the strap of the watch is too high (value: up to 3.12 mg/cm²/week).
Nickel is a strong sensitiser and can cause allergic reactions if present in articles that come into direct and prolonged contact with the skin.

The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.

Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Importer)

Description:  Gold-coloured, shiny metal wrist-strap comprising individual links, folding-clasp closure, watch, packaged in a transparent plastic box, on a printed card base.

Country of origin: China

Alert submitted by: Germany