Alert Number: A12/0462/16
Category: Protective equipment
Product: Welding gloves
Type/Number of Model: 0984 325 10
Batch Number/Barcode: 4045989114191
The amount of Chromium (VI) in the leather of the gloves is too high (measured value: 7.3 mg/kg). Chromium (VI) is sensitising and may trigger allergic reactions. The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation and with the requirements of the Personal Protective Equipment Directive.
Measures ordered by public authorities: Import rejected at border