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

PRA number

2014/14021

Published date

Product description

Doghouse style children’s dark-denim and black jeans
rivers
Identifying features
Style number 0476GYJNS for dark-denim jeans and style number 0508BKJNS for black jeans

Other identifying numbers

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

Reasons the product is recalled

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

The hazards to consumers

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.

What consumers should do

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

Traders who sold this product

Nationally at ‘Rivers’ retail stores and online

Where the product was sold

Nationally

Dates available for sale

-

Recall advertisements and supporting documentation

Recall advertisement

Responsible regulator

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is the responsible regulator for this recall.

Product category