Rapex 2019 29 Climbing gloves Singing Rock

Alert number: A12/1051/19

Product:  Climbing gloves

Name: Unknown

Batch number / Barcode:  Unknown

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Protective equipment

Brand: Singing Rock

Type / number of model:  Grippy F/F

Risk type: Chemical
There is an excessive amount of chromium (VI) in the leather (measured value up to 15 mg/kg).
Chromium (VI) is sensitising and may trigger allergic reactions. 

The product does not comply with the REACH regulation.

 

Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market, Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Distributor, Retailer)

 

Description:  A pair of black leather climbing gloves with strengthening on the inside of the thumbs and on the palms made of light brown suede with yellow stitching and with a hook-and-loop closure. No packaging.

Country of origin: Czech Republic

Alert submitted by: Germany