Radiant Colors Victor Portugal Tattoo Ink Recall [Canada]

Canada FlagCanada/Ottawa: Radiant Colors Victor Portugal Tattoo Ink Recall [Canada]Radiant Colors, Inc., a Los Angeles, California establishment, recalls an estimated 34 units of Radiant Colors Victor Portugal Lining Black Tattoo Ink due to suspected bacterial contamination and consequential risk of local site infection as well as systemic infection, all serious health and safety hazards. HCSC: http://ht.ly/yB1930ivDIS

Direct link: http://healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/hc-sc/2018/65918r-eng.php

Additional information:
Health Canada/Santé Canada (“HCSC”) reports the following Tattoo Ink products are subject to this recall:

  • Radiant Colors Victor Portugal Lining Black Tattoo Ink, sold with a batch/lot number of 003 and an expiry date code of EXP. 09-18 tattoo ink. The batch/lot number can be found on the left edge of the label, starting with the letter “L”, for example “L003”.

Please consult the photograph above for details of the product’s packaging, design and retail presentation.

==> No barcodes, UPCs, item numbers or other identification numbers were listed with this recall notification.

According to Health Canada, analysis of a sample of batch/lot 003 performed by the US Food and Drug Administration (“FDA”) determined this Tattoo Ink is contaminated with the bacteria Bacillus altitudinis. The use of the contaminated Tattoo Ink, therefore, poses a risk of local site skin or systemic infection.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession any of the recalled Tattoo Ink products, please do not use them. Instead, kindly return the product to the store or distributor where you purchased it for a full refund.

==> Never depend on your senses of sight, smell, taste or touch to confirm food poisoning or contamination. If in doubt about the safety of any food, return it to your retailer for refund or toss it out in your household garbage, making sure pets and small children can’t access the suspect food.

If you have any questions about this recall notification, please contact Radiant Colors at 1-800-515-1808 from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM, Pacific Standard Time, Monday to Friday. Alternatively, you can contact the company by e-mail at info@RadiantColors.com.

Please note: the Canada Consumer Product Safety Act prohibits recalled products from being redistributed, sold or even given away in Canada.

==> To see other recalls and notifications caused by suspected contaminated, adulterated or mislabeled Tattoo Ink products, please search for “tattoo” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see all recalls and notifications relating to Bacterial contamination hazards, please search for “bacterial” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for products manufactured, marketed and/or sold by Radiant Colors, Inc., please search for “Radiant Colors” using the Search Box at the top of this page.


More information about this recall:
HCSC ID number: RA-65918
Recalls Direct RIN: 9802-2018
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