Rapex 2018 50 Work gloves JUMBO

Alert number: A12/1862/18
Category:  Protective equipment
Product:  Work gloves
Brand: JUMBO
Name: Unknown
Type / number of model:  Item N0.: SLG-88PBSA
 Code: WT6005000
Batch number / Barcode:  0284274000039
Risk type:  Chemical
The amount of chromium (VI) in the leather is too high (measured value: 5.4 mg/kg).
Chromium (VI) is sensitising and may trigger allergic reactions.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Personal Protective Equipment Directive and with the REACH Regulation.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Distributor): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures, Withdrawal of the product from the market

Description:  Work gloves made of yellow leather and blue and red material.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Greece
Risk level: Serious