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Rivers Australia—Doghouse style children’s dark-denim jeans & Doghouse style children’s black jeans

PRA number: 2014/14021
Date published: 13th March 2014
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Product information

Product description

Doghouse style children’s dark-denim and black jeans

Identifying features

Style number 0476GYJNS for dark-denim jeans and style number 0508BKJNS for black jeans

What are the defects?

The dye used during the manufacture of these jeans may have contained hazardous azo-colourants

What are the hazards?

Expert authorities classify these azo-colourants as carcinogens and recommend that exposure be minimised. While this dye stuff is not banned for textiles use in Australia, in the interests of customers safety Rivers Australia is recalling these two styles of jeans.

Dates available for sale

  • 1st January 2013 - 20th February 2014

Where the product was sold

  • Nationally

Traders who sold this product

Nationally at ‘Rivers’ retail stores and online

Supplier

Rivers Australia

Supplier's web site

http://www.rivers.com.au/

What should consumers do?

Return garments to place of purchase or another Rivers Store for a full refund

Other regulator reference numbers

N/A

Advertisements and supporting documentation

Recall Notice.docx (411.1 KB)