Alert number: A12/1388/18
Category: Protective equipment
Product: Work gloves
Name: 10 Weldex
Type / number of model: Article No 29737 EB-00219621
Batch number / Barcode: 4018653297377
Risk type: Chemical
The amount of chromium (VI) in the leather is too high (measured value up to 9.2 mg/kg).
Chromium (VI) is sensitising and may trigger allergic reactions.
The product does not comply with REACH Regulation.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Importer)
Description: Work gloves, size 10 (XL) in light grey leather, long cuffs, with cardboard label.
Country of origin: India
Alert submitted by: Germany
Risk level: Serious