(Note: This import alert represents the Agency's current guidance to FDA field personnel regarding the manufacturer(s) and/or products(s) at issue. It does not create or confer any rights for or on any person, and does not operate to bind FDA or the public).
Import Alert Name:
Reason for Alert:
Several laboratory analyses of crystal baby bottles have revealed leachable lead at levels which CFSAN deems to be unsafe.
Use ***AOAC 973.32, Cadmium and Lead in Earthenware AOAC-ASTM Method), AOAC 16th Edition 9.1.04*** for analysis.
***For questions or issues concerning science, science policy, sample
collection, analysis, preparation, or analytical methodology, contact the Office of Regulatory Science (DFS) at 310 796-6600.***
All requests for removal from detention without physical examination should be address to DIOP 301-796-0356.
OASIS charge code - UNSAFE ADD
MULTIPLE COUNTRIES (PODS ONLY)
(52 A Y - 11) Lead Crystal Housewares (Kitchen and Tableware, Cups, Mugs, Plates, Platters, Bowls, Etc.), Not Elsewhere Classified (NEC)Desc: leaded crystal baby bottlesProblems:LEAD;