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Primark Recalls Kitten Heel Court Shoes Due to High Levels of Chromium; Risk of Skin Irritation

  • RN code on inside of the recalled Wide Fit Kitten Heel Court Shoe
Name of Product:
Wide Fit Kitten Heel Court Pumps

The leather insock in the shoes has elevated levels of Chromium VI, posing a risk of skin irritation. 

Recall Date:
May 27, 2020
About 1,700
Consumer Contact

Primark US collect at 617-946-3236 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or online at and click on “Customer Service” at the bottom of the page for more information.

Recall Details


This recall involves the Primark Wide Fit Kitten Heel Court Shoes. The pumps have an approximately 1.5 inch heel. The shoes were sold in black and nude microfiber fabric. Product number 06689 and the RN code 145478 are printed on the inside of the shoe.


Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled shoes and return the shoes to a Primark store for a full refund of the purchase price.


None reported

Sold At

Primark US stores nationwide from January 2019 through November 2019 for about $16.

Manufactured In:

Primark US Corp., of Boston, Mass.

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This recall was conducted, voluntarily by the company, under CPSC’s Fast Track Recall process. Fast Track recalls are initiated by firms, who commit to work with CPSC to quickly announce the recall and remedy to protect consumers.

About the U.S. CPSC
The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) is charged with protecting the public from unreasonable risks of injury or death associated with the use of thousands of types of consumer products. Deaths, injuries, and property damage from consumer product incidents cost the nation more than $1 trillion annually. CPSC’s work to ensure the safety of consumer products has contributed to a decline in the rate of deaths and injuries associated with consumer products over the past 40 years. Federal law bars any person from selling products subject to a publicly announced voluntary recall by a manufacturer or a mandatory recall ordered by the Commission.
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