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2021.07.30 Recall: Gold Tree Pendant

The following notice has been issued by the Office for Product Safety and Standards.

Gold Tree Pendant

Gold Tree Pendant 

Alert number
2107-0068

Product type
Jewellery - Pendant

Product identifiers
N/A

Product description
Gold-coloured pendant in the shape of a Christmas tree.

Country of origin
China

Counterfeit
Unknown

Risk level
Serious

Risk type
Chemical

Risk description
The product presents a serious chemical risk as it releases nickel at migration levels of 9.65 ?g/cm²/week which exceeds the maximum permitted level. Nickel is a strong sensitiser and can cause allergic reactions if present in articles that come into direct and prolonged contact with the skin. The product does not meet the requirements of the REACH Enforcement Regulations 2008.

Corrective measures
The product has been destroyed at the border.

Online marketplace
N/A

Notifier
Local authority trading standards

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