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

Alert number: A12/1705/17

Product: Leather bracelet

Name: Armband Leder Mocca

Batch number / Barcode: Lot no: 1100754 bar code: 2024232600003

Risk level: Serious

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Brand: Unknown

Type / number of model: 50 1015 497420 8797

Risk type: Chemical
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The amount of Chromium (VI) found in the leather is too high (measured value: up to 42.93 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: Destruction of the product, Other, Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Distributor, Retailer)

Description: Leather bracelet (2 cm wide), brown with three decorative engraved metal buttons. Cardboard label attached indicating 'V-MARKT', 'ARMBAND LEDER MOCCA'.

Country of origin: China

Alert submitted by: Germany