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

Alert number: A12/1115/17

Product:  Necklace

Name: Kette Kreuz schwarz ('Black cross necklace')

Batch number / Barcode:  4002162704303

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Jewellery

Brand: Mottoland

Type / number of model:  6130602

Risk type: Chemical
The pendant contains cadmium (measured value 9.2% by weight). Cadmium is harmful to human health because it accumulates in the body and can damage organs and may cause cancer.

The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.

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

Description:  Silver-coloured chain with a large metal cross, decorated with semi-precious stones. Packed in a transparent plastic bag with a black/violet cardboard sleeve.

Country of origin: China

Alert submitted by: Germany