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

Alert number: A12/1875/18

Product:  Earrings

Name: 2 Ohrringe

Batch number / Barcode:  62876001751000000200

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Jewellery

Brand: TEDi

Type / number of model:  Unknown

Risk type: Chemical
The product releases an excessive amount of nickel (measured value: 0.46 μg/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)
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Retailer): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures

Description:  2 silver-coloured, heart-shaped earrings (studs) with rhinestones, attached to a coated-cardboard display holder.

Country of origin: China

Alert submitted by: Germany

Products were found and measures were taken also in: Slovenia