EU issues 29 Product, Toy & Vehicle Recalls

European Union FlagBelgium/Brussels: The European Union issues Report 36-2018 of its Rapid Alert System containing 29 new consumer, automotive and industrial-based product recalls; a must-read for parents, caregivers, drivers, health and safety workers, company owners, supervisors and others:

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Among the 29 recalls the European Union has announced in its first report of September 2018, the following recall notification was made:

Grim'tout Face Paint Crayons/Make-Up Pencils Recall [EU]Grim’tout 12 Crayons de Maquillage, Face Paint Crayons/Make-Up Pencils, sold in packages of twelve (12) Crayons with a batch/lot number of 99F5111 and a barcode/EAN of 3700016415302.

The type of hazard presented in these recalled Face Paint Make-Up products include risk of poisoning due to high Aluminum toxicity of the Orange Crayon (measured value of 9 232 mg/kg).

Specifically, Aluminum is classified as toxic to children if ingested, according to European health and safety regulations.

These recalled Face Paint Crayon Make-Up sets, therefore, do not comply with the requirements of Europe’s Toy Safety Directive nor with the relevant European standard EN 71-3 in that they pose a serious health and/or safety hazard to those who use them.

==> Please do not use any of the recalled Face Paint Crayons/Make-Up Pencils nor let your children play with or near them. Instead, please return the Make-Up products to the store or online outlet from which you purchased them for a full refund.

==> To see other recalls and notifications caused by faulty and/or dangerous Make-Up products, please search for “skin”, or more generically, “cosmetics” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

To see other recalls and notifications relating to products made, marketed and/or sold under the Grim’tout 12 Crayons de Maquillage brand, please search for “Grim’tout” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

To see other recalls and notifications relating to Poisoning, please search for “poison” using the Search Box at the top of this page.


More information about this recall:
European Union Rapid Alert “Rapex” Report: 36-2018
Recalls Direct RIN: 10609-2018
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