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

Alert number: A12/1876/18

Product:  Earrings

Name: 2 Ohrringe

Batch number / Barcode:  53539001751000000100

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 up to 2.5 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: Importer): Withdrawal of the product from the market

Description:  "O"-shaped stud earrings made of gold-coloured metal with a white pearl.

Country of origin: China

Alert submitted by: Germany

Products were found and measures were taken also in: Slovenia