Recently, the Hong Kong Consumer Council released a report that Samsonite brand Tokyo fashion , Cubelite and Westlake luggage and other luggage handle a variety of carcinogenic polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in excessive . Test report said , the new beautiful trunk handle carcinogenic polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons detected exceeded, the handle of which Tokyo fashion series carcinogens exceeded 1800 times . "According to the German voluntary safety labeling scheme for consumer products containing plastics material requirements , consumer goods more than 30 seconds if contact with skin , which contains polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons total limit of 10 milligrams ." Hong Kong Consumer Council said in a statement .
Samsonite subsequently issued a statement , president of the Asia-Pacific and the Middle East Tyne Guevara in a statement , said that companies test results showed that the content of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons " significantly lower " In Hong Kong, the report , the product does not cause health problems . He also pointed out that at high concentrations of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons and long-term exposure in the case , the chemical will enter the human body, even eating related substances , carcinogenic probability only one hundred thousandth , that eat one hundred multiple trunk handle only exceeded.
May apply for replacement handle related products
Reporters on the number of shopping malls in Tianjin were visited , it is understood that the " drug-related " luggage products , Tianjin did not sell . Meanwhile, the sales staff said that if consumers have purchased through other means that several bags, you can apply for replacement handle.
Lotte Department Store in the Samsonite luggage counter, two salespersons briefed reporters recently to recall bags never received any notice regarding the handle is not known carcinogens exceeded . Afterward, the reporter came to the Hisense Plaza , sales staff, said : "Network preaching excessive luggage handle carcinogens is not true , the company has involved in the Tokyo fashion , Cubelite and Westlake luggage suitcase three quality supervision departments to re-examine the relevant All material content are qualified , and only these three suitcases to buy in Hong Kong , the mainland is not for sale . " reporter also call the National Customer Service Tel Samsonite , the staff also said " carcinogen "incident is not true recent statement will publish , consumers do not worry, you can apply for replacement suitcase handle.