Report 3 (Published on: 20/01/2006)

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No.
Ref.
Notifying country Product
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Risk Measures adopted by notifying country Products were found and measures were taken also in:

Hungary

Category: Toys

Product:

Brand:

Name:

Type/number of model:

Batch number/Barcode:

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Sets of squeeze toys: four pigs, four frogs and four dolphins.

Country of origin: Unknown


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Suffocation,
Chemical

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).

Compulsory measures: Placing on the market prohibited and recall from consumers ordered by the authorities.  

 

United Kingdom

Category: Toys

Product:

Brand:

Name:

Type/number of model:

Batch number/Barcode:

OECD Portal Category:

Description: "Hun Quing Wa Wa Musical Doll", standing fabric dressed doll with wind-up musical mechanism.

Country of origin: China


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Suffocation,
Injuries

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.

Compulsory measures: Product seized by the authorities.  

 

United Kingdom

Category: Toys

Product:

Brand:

Name:

Type/number of model:

Batch number/Barcode:

OECD Portal Category:

Description: "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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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.

Compulsory measures: Product seized by the authorities.  

 

United Kingdom

Category: Toys

Product:

Brand:

Name:

Type/number of model:

Batch number/Barcode:

OECD Portal Category:

Description: "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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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.

Compulsory measures: Product seized by the authorities.  

 

Germany

Category: Electrical appliances and equipment

Product:

Brand:

Name:

Type/number of model:

Batch number/Barcode:

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Electric toaster "Cuisinier – Cuisine élégance" (BH-001, EAN 8711252677347).

Country of origin: Unknown


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Fire

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

Voluntary measures: Voluntary recall and placing on the market prohibited by the authorities.  

 

Germany

Category: Electrical appliances and equipment

Product:

Brand:

Name:

Type/number of model:

Batch number/Barcode:

OECD Portal Category:

Description: 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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Fire

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

Voluntary measures: Voluntary recall and placing on the market prohibited by the authorities.  

 

Slovakia

Category: Toys

Product:

Brand:

Name:

Type/number of model:

Batch number/Barcode:

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Doll "Susan" (N° B 8802),

long haired fabric dressed doll with handbag, comb and glasses.

Country of origin: China


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Suffocation,
Chemical

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.

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

 

Slovakia

Category: Toys

Product:

Brand:

Name:

Type/number of model:

Batch number/Barcode:

OECD Portal Category:

Description: 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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Suffocation,
Chemical

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.

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

 

DISCLAIMER: If not specified in the report, the risk and non-compliance refer to the risk to consumers’ health and safety.

IMPORTANT NOTE: Please be aware that proprietary brands, designs and logos that appear in this listing may have been used by economic operators in violation of intellectual property rights and thus without the legitimate owner's knowledge and/or permission.


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