Rapex 2019 47 Work gloves DEXTER

Alert number: A12/1737/19

Product:  Work gloves

Name: Unknown

Batch number / Barcode:  3276009965115

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Protective equipment


Type / number of model:  930528- taille 10

Risk type: Chemical
The leather of the gloves contains an excessive amount of chromium VI (measured value: 38.9 mg/kg).
Chromium (VI) is sensitising and may trigger allergic reactions.

The product does not comply with the Personal Protective Equipment Regulation and the REACH Regulation.


Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Importer)


Description:  Waterproof grain yellow bovine-leather gloves for DIY – the pair of gloves is attached to a cardboard backing.

Country of origin: China

Alert submitted by: France