HomeRecall categoriesFashion & clothingClothingMyer Pty Ltd—Wayne Junior Acid Wash Jeans

Myer Pty Ltd—Wayne Junior Acid Wash Jeans

PRA number: 2014/14089
Date published: 7th May 2014

Product information

Product description

Denim boys jeans sizes 3-8 range & Denim boys jeans sizes 9-16

Identifying features

Size 3-8: 6003631/WJD017
Size 9-16: 6003631/WSD017

What are the defects?

The dye used during the manufacture of the pocket lining 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 is not banned for textiles use in Australia Myer is recalling these two styles of jeans.

Dates available for sale

  • 16th July 2013 - 17th April 2014

Where the product was sold

  • Nationally

Traders who sold this product

Myer department stores


Myer Pty Ltd

Supplier's web site


What should consumers do?

Myer recommends that customers who have purchased these styles from a Myer store or online at myer.com.au should not allow the jeans to continue to be worn and may return the garment to any Myer store for a full refund of the purchase price.

Advertisements and supporting documentation

Recall Notice.pdf (274.2 KB)