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List of RAPEX Contacts Points

- Weekly overview report of RAPEX notifications -

Week 3 - 2005

No.
Ref.
Notifying Member States Product
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Danger Measures adopted by notifying country
01
0003/05
Hungary

Sets of squeeze toys: four pigs, four frogs and four dolphins.
Country of origin: Unknown.



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Risk of suffocation and chemical risk. The squeezing devices are easily detachable and could be swallowed by a child. The toys do not comply with the Toys Directive and the relevant European standards and with the CE labelling requirements. In addition, excessive content of phthalates (harmful chemical softeners). Placing on the market prohibited and recall from consumers ordered by the authorities.
02
0004/05
United Kingdom

"Hun Quing Wa Wa Musical Doll", standing fabric dressed doll with wind-up musical mechanism.
Country of origin: China.


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Risk of suffocation and injury. Small parts (ear-rings, hat and bead on front dress) can be easily detached and swallowed by a child; detached beads present accessible sharp points that could cause skin abrasion/puncture; the enclosing plastic bag is not perforated. The toy does not comply with the Toys Directive and the relevant European standards and with the CE labelling requirements. Product seized by the authorities.
03
0005/05
United Kingdom

"Little Dear Yippee Eden Doll" (n° D63205),
Standing fabric dressed battery operated doll, with movement and audio functions.
Country of origin: Unknown.

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Risk of suffocation. Small parts (sound components) can be easily detached and swallowed by a child; the enclosing plastic bag is not perforated. The toy does not comply with the Toys Directive and the relevant European standards and with the CE labelling requirements. Product seized by the authorities.
04
0006/05
United Kingdom

"LHU FU Doll", sitting (in petal lily type flower) battery operated doll with movement and musical functions.
Country of origin: Unknown.

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Risk of suffocation. The enclosing plastic bag is not perforated. The toy does not comply with the Toys Directive and the relevant European standards and with the CE labelling requirements. Product seized by the authorities.
05
0007/05
Germany

Electric toaster "Cuisinier - Cuisine élégance" (BH-001, EAN 8711252677347).
Country of origin: Unknown.


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Risk of fire. Unsafe plug that can ignite. The product does not comply with the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standards. Voluntary recall and placing on the market prohibited by the authorities.
06
0008/05
Germany

Electric steam iron "Home Classic - Home Classic Lifetime"
(N° JK-2005, 230V 50Hz, 1.200W, EAN 8711252677408).
Country of origin: Unknown.

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Risk of fire. Unsafe plug that can ignite. The product does not comply with the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standards.

Voluntary recall and placing on the market prohibited by the authorities.
07
0009/05
Slovak Republic

Doll "Susan" (N° B 8802),
long haired fabric dressed doll with handbag, comb and glasses.
Country of origin: China.


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Risk of suffocation and chemical risk. The accessories (handbag, comb and glasses) are too small and can be swallowed by a child. The doll does not comply with the Toys Directive and the relevant European standards. In addition, excessive content of phthalates (harmful chemical softeners) in the doll's head.

Placing on the market voluntarily stopped and product recall. With consumer information.
08
0010/05
Slovak Republic

Doll with hat (N° B 9906),
long haired fabric dressed doll with handbag, comb, hat and glasses.
Country of origin: China.

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Risk of suffocation and chemical risk. The accessories (handbag, comb and glasses) are too small and can be swallowed by a child. The doll does not comply with the Toys Directive and the relevant European standards. In addition, excessive content of phthalates (harmful chemical softeners) in the doll's head.

Placing on the market voluntarily stopped and product recall. With consumer information.

 
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