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

Alert number: A12/1827/18

Product:  Jewellery set

Name: Jewellery set "zirconia"

Batch number / Barcode:  4032037567658

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Jewellery

Brand: iB

Type / number of model:  Article No 80355

Risk type: Chemical
The amount of nickel released by the earrings is too high (measured value: 0.42 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:  Jewellery set consisting of a chain with a pendant and a pair of earrings set with zirconia stones. Packaged in a cardboard box with a window.

Country of origin: China

Alert submitted by: Germany