Khaleda Rahman With regard to Daily Mail Sydney
05: 19 BST, two August 2017
05: 19 BST, 2 August 2017
A retailer is urgently keeping in mind a pair of children’s sneakers over fears the lining associated with the shoes contain a material that could cause cancer.
The shoes, distributed in Australia, in house and online by UK dealer Next, were available for purchase between December 19 last yr and June 26, 2017.
But the product – the Navy blue Strap Brogue Shoe by having an product number of 964786 (UB/489) — was urgently recalled due in order to concerns highlighted by theÂ Australian Competitors and Consumer Commission.
UK retailer Next is urgently recalling a pair of little one’s shoes over fears the liner of the shoes contain the substance that could cause cancer
In a statement, the Commission mentioned the defective product’s lining ‘contains a quantity of benzidine which usually could have carcinogenic properties in case in prolonged contact with your skin. Â
‘Expert authorities classify benzidine being a carcinogen and recommend that direct exposure be limited. ‘
Customers are suggested to stop utilizing the shoes instantly. Â
In a product recall discover on the Next website within June, the retailer said moccasins were being recalled due in order to a ‘potential problem with the particular lining. ‘
It mentions a ‘restrictedÂ substance, ‘ but does not explain what it is.
‘Unfortunately, it can come to light that there are the potential problem with the liner of the above style which usually contains a quantity of limited substance which exceeds Next’s standards, ‘ the notice said.
‘As the shoes don’t meet our own strict, technical specifications, we’ve used your decision of recalling them, plus are requesting that you come back them to us to get a complete refund.
‘We’re very sorry with regard to any disappointment and inconvenience triggered, but we hope you’ll realize that customer safety is our own highest priority. ‘Â
Next urged the customers toÂ call 0333 777 8185 to arrange a series, or come back the shoes to a local retailer-store. Â Â