Friday, August 28, 2020Recalls of products (RAPEX)

Recall of product - August 28, 2020

Produit au rappel - 28 août 2020

You may have them in your cupboards. Maybe, you use them, still. Beware: they are dangerous, illegal, harmful… and are the subject of a recall or ban by the European sanitary authorities. Underneath, you may find all the cosmetic products targeted by the RAPEX alert system this week: a tooth whitening product containing a forbidden substance.

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Teeth whitening product

Brand: WHITE 1NE
Name: Tandblekningspenna - Teeth Whitening Pen

Barcode: Unknown
Batch number: 19110501

Country of origin: Unknown
Notifying country: Denmark

Risk type: Chemical
According to the list of ingredients, the product contains Sodium Perborate (value: 0.35%), which releases boron and is forbidden in cosmetic products. Ingestion or contact with an excessive quantity of boron may harm the health by damaging the reproductive system or damage the unborn child.
This product does not comply with the Cosmetic Products Regulation.

Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users

• [Rapid Alert System - Weekly Reports, Report 35, European Commission, August 28, 2020

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