Report 5 (Published on: 05/02/2010)

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Notifying country Product
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Risk Measures adopted by notifying country Products were found and measures were taken also in:

Germany

Category: Cosmetics

Product: Herbal henna - Moon Star Herbal Henna brown

Brand: Moon Star

Name:

Type/number of model: 8906003771010.

Batch number/Barcode:

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Herbal henna. Green foil bag and yellow foil bag in cardboard outer packaging (6 bags of 10g = 60g).

Country of origin: India


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Chemical

The product poses a chemical risk because it contains 0.56% of p-phenylenediamine and 0.64% of o-Aminophenol.

The product does not comply with the Cosmetics Directive 76/768/EEC.

Voluntary measures: Voluntary withdrawal from the market.  

 

France

Category: Toys

Product: Toy gun - Pistolet 8 coups

Brand: Ferry

Name:

Type/number of model: 7014/15005531A

Batch number/Barcode:

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Gun in blister/cardboard packaging (15 cm x 18 cm)

Country of origin: China


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Burns

The product poses a risk of burns because when used with eight-shot caps for toys, this toy produces flames and white-hot parts. There is no indication concerning the marking and the model of percussion caps with which this gun can be used.

The products do not comply with the Toys Directive and with the relevant European standard EN 71.

Voluntary measures: Voluntary withdrawal from the market by the importer.  

 

Bulgaria

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Children's raincoat

Brand: Busquets

Name:

Type/number of model: Product numbers and bar codes: 1. ES-A-08202996, 75.600.5040,

Batch number/Barcode: 8 422829238433; 2. EC-A-08202996,75.600.05540.0, barcode: 8 22829287288; 3. EC-A-08202996, 75.600.05530.0, barcode: 8 42282928727; 4. EC-A-08202996, 75.601.05540.0, barcode: 8 22829287332; 5. ES-A-08202996, 75.601.05530.0, barcode: 8 422829287325.

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Children’s raincoat for ages 2 and 4 years old; with functional cords in the hood, length from 8 to 13 cm, material: PVC. There are figures of animals, flowers, numbers and a boy with a ball on the front.

Country of origin: Spain


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Strangulation

The product poses a risk of strangulation because of the presence of drawstrings in the hood.

The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 14682.

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal from the market ordered by the authorities.  

 

France

Category: Toys

Product: Toy gun - Révolver 8 coups métal + silencieux PM

Brand: Ferry

Name:

Type/number of model: 2268/8001BNS

Batch number/Barcode:

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Revolver and silencer in blister pack (15 cm x 18 cm).

Country of origin: China


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Burns

The product poses a risk of burns because if it is used with eight-shot ring caps, flames are produced and some parts become hot enough to glow. There is no indication concerning the marking and the model of percussion caps with which this gun can be used.

The products do not comply with the Toys Directive and with the relevant European standard EN 71.

Voluntary measures: Voluntary withdrawal from the market by the importer.  

 

Bulgaria

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Children's overall - Mickey loves Minnie

Brand: Geomat

Name:

Type/number of model: Model 41.

Batch number/Barcode:

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Children’s overalls – cosmonaut GEOMAT, intended for children aged 7. The product has a hood with functional cords with knots at the ends; each cord is 10 cm long. On the front there is a Mickey Mouse appliqué with inscription: "Mickey Loves Minnie". The overalls fasten with two zips. The product is packed in a plastic bag.

This product is counterfeit.

Country of origin: Bulgaria


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Strangulation

The product poses a risk of strangulation because of the presence of drawstrings in the hood.

The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 14682.

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal from the market ordered by the authorities.  

 

Germany

Category: Toys

Product: Hopping ball - Skippy Ball, Magic Hopper

Brand: Unknown

Name:

Type/number of model: EAN-Code: 8 711252 441696.

Batch number/Barcode:

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Orange-coloured hopping ball with clown’s face; made of soft plastic, with handle; approximate diameter 55 cm; valve.

Country of origin: Unknown


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Chemical

The product poses a chemical risk because the plastic contains 40.4% by weight of bis (2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP).

According to REACH Regulation, phthalates DEHP, DBP and BBP are prohibited in all toys, while phthalates DINP, DIDP and DNOP are prohibited when the toy can be placed in the mouth by children.

Voluntary measures: Voluntary withdrawal from the market.  

The Netherlands  

Bulgaria

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Children's sweatshirt

Brand: Burberry

Name:

Type/number of model: Unknown.

Batch number/Barcode:

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Children’s sweatshirt intended for children up to 7 years of age, with checked hood and functional cords, red-coloured, embroidery and a caption: "Burberry" on the front part and on the cords.

This product is counterfeit.

Country of origin: Unknown


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Strangulation

The product poses a risk of strangulation because of the presence of drawstrings in the hood.

The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 14682.

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal from the market ordered by the authorities.  

 

Bulgaria

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Children’s sweatshirt

Brand: Сoconudina

Name:

Type/number of model: Code 8140003, 5421, felpa 307B

Batch number/Barcode:

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Children’s sweatshirt intended for children up to 7 years of age, with a hood and functional cords, embroidery on the front part "Сoconudina” and ribbons, as well as decorative cords on the pockets (300 mm long), pink colour, with labels in a foreign language, 80% cotton, 20% polyester.

Country of origin: Turkey


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Strangulation

The product poses a risk of strangulation due to the presence of drawstrings in the hood.

The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 14682.

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal from the market ordered by the authorities.  

 

Bulgaria

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Children's outfit

Brand: Misil baby

Name:

Type/number of model:

Batch number/Barcode: 317685100003

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Two-part children’s outfit: printed t-shirt with low-cut back and cords with loose ends to be tied around the neck, and shorts, intended for children up to the age of 7. Labels attached with the following information: 80% cotton, 20% wiskon, size, origin: Turkey, barcode: 317685100003.The product is sold without packaging.

Country of origin: Turkey


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Strangulation

The product poses a risk of strangulation due to the presence of cords with loose ends in the neck area.

The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 14682.

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal from the market ordered by the authorities.  

 

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0135/10

Bulgaria

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Children’s sleeveless jacket

Brand: Universal

Name:

Type/number of model: Art. n° М101

Batch number/Barcode:

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Children’s sleeveless jacket intended for children up to 7 years of age, with a hood with functional cords, an embroidered caption on the front part: ”Happy” and some other embroideries. There is a label with the caption: "Universal”, Art. No М101, contents: 65% cotton, polyester 35%, origin: China, different colours. The product is sold without packaging.

Country of origin: China


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Strangulation

The product poses a risk of strangulation due to the presence of drawstrings in the hood.

The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 14682.

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal from the market ordered by the authorities.  

 

11
0136/10

Bulgaria

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Children’s outfit

Brand: Xin Yi Fashion

Name:

Type/number of model: Х -021, Х -018

Batch number/Barcode:

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Children’s two-part jogging suit intended for children up to 7 years of age – sweatshirt with a hood and cords in the hood area, pink colour, appliqué – teddy bear and a heart on the front, small stuck-on elements, captions and embroideries on the front part and the back, card label with the inscription "Xin Yi Fashion" style - Х - 021, size-5, contents: cotton 90%, polyester 10%

Country of origin: Unknown


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Strangulation

The product poses a risk of strangulation due to the presence of drawstrings in the hood.

The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 14682.

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal from the market ordered by the authorities.  

 

12
0137/10

Bulgaria

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Children’s jacket - Voguetide

Brand: Newness

Name:

Type/number of model: Art. No 9953, Code 13978

Batch number/Barcode:

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Boy’s anoraks, intended for children up to the age of 7, with elastic cords in the hood. The jackets are in grey-black colour range, 100% polyester, with a textile label bearing the inscriptions: ”Voguetide”, Art. No 9953, Code 13978, origin: China. The product is sold without packaging.

Country of origin: China


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Strangulation

The product poses a risk of strangulation due to the presence of drawstrings in the hood.

The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 14682.

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal from the market ordered by the authorities.  

 

13
0138/10

Bulgaria

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Children’s jacket - Baby

Brand: Fashion baby

Name:

Type/number of model: Unknown

Batch number/Barcode:

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Children’s jacket intended for children up to 7 years of age with a hood and functional cords with plastic stoppers and caption "Baby", label with an inscription: "Fashion baby" and information about the manufacturer – China, 50% cotton, 50% polyester.

Country of origin: China


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Strangulation

The product poses a risk of strangulation due to the presence of drawstrings in the hood.

The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 14682.

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal from the market ordered by the authorities.  

 

14
0139/10

Bulgaria

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Children's clothing set - Stretch

Brand: Iana

Name:

Type/number of model: Article No АО 5122211014, barcode 2800003761469

Batch number/Barcode:

OECD Portal Category:

Description: A children's outfit comprising trousers and a cross-over cardigan with cords to tie it at the side. Intended for children up to 7 years, with labels and information: composition: 45% cotton, 45% poliacryle and 10% elastane.

Country of origin: Italy


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Injuries

The product poses a risk of injuries due to the presence of drawstrings exceeding the permitted length (705 mm, where the maximum allowed is 140 mm).

The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 14682.

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal from the market ordered by the authorities.  

 

15
0140/10

Bulgaria

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Children’s tracksuit

Brand: Raman

Name:

Type/number of model: L-929

Batch number/Barcode:

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Two-part children’s tracksuit intended for children up to the age of 7. The trousers contain cords at the waist and the sweatshirt has functional cords in the hood. Embroidered captions and images on the front part: "SMG BRAND, RULE, SMALL GANG" and labels with information: brand name, origin and materials used - 80% cotton, 20% polyester, Art. No L-929,

The product is sold without packaging.

Country of origin: China


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Strangulation,
Injuries

The product poses a risk of strangulation and injuries due to the presence of drawstrings in the hood and waist area.

The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 14682.

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal from the market ordered by the authorities.  

 

16
0141/10

Bulgaria

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Children's suit in two parts - Winter Friends

Brand: Silver Sun

Name:

Type/number of model: Unknown.

Batch number/Barcode:

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Two-part children’s suit intended for children up to the age of 7: an overall and a jacket with a hood and functional cords and a caption on the outer side: „Winter friends” and appliqués of a penguin, some snowflakes and a snowman in a light blue colour. The product is sold without packaging.

Country of origin: Turkey


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Strangulation

The product poses a risk of strangulation because of the presence of drawstrings in the hood.

The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 14682.

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal from the market ordered by the authorities.  

 

17
0142/10

The Netherlands

Category: Toys

Product: Doll - Pop Leonie Large

Brand: Unknown

Name:

Type/number of model: Unknown

Batch number/Barcode:

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Soft filled doll, blue dress, brown shoes, blond string hair in two ponytails.

Country of origin: Unknown


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Choking

The product poses a risk of choking because the eyes of the doll detach easily and could be swallowed.

The product does not comply with the Toys Directive and with the relevant European standard EN 71.

Voluntary measures: Voluntary stop of sales.  

 

18
0143/10

The Netherlands

Category: Toys

Product: Toy inflatable chair

Brand: Disney Princess

Name:

Type/number of model: EAN code 8711197140876; C 14087; 040900

Batch number/Barcode:

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Inflatable chair, 100% PVC material 66 x 45 (h) cm

Country of origin: China


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Chemical

The product poses a chemical risk because it contains: DINP 0.8% in the valve, DINP 37.2% in the armrest, DIDP 2.1 % in the armrest.

According to the REACH Regulation, phthalates DEHP, DBP and BBP are prohibited in all toys, while phthalates DINP, DIDP and DNOP are prohibited when the toy can be placed in the mouth by children.

Voluntary measures: Voluntary withdrawal from the market by the importer.  

 

19
0144/10

The Netherlands

Category: Toys

Product: Water toys - Fashy Badetier Seal and Fashy Badetier Turtle

Brand: Fashy

Name:

Type/number of model: Fashy Badetier model 8218

Batch number/Barcode:

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Two water toys - one in the shape of an orange seal with a yellow ball; the other, a green turtle with red spots on the shell.

Country of origin: Germany


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Chemical

The products pose a chemical risk because: - Fashy Badetier Seedog (seal) model contains 38.3% by weight of bis (2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) in valve and 40.5% by weight of bis (2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) and 1.4% by weight of di-"isononyl" phthalate (DINP) in the plastic, - Fashy Badetier Schildkrote (Turtle) model 8218 contains 33.9% of bis (2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) in the valve and 41.1% by weight of di-"isononyl" phthalate (DINP) in the plastic.

According to REACH Regulation, phthalates DEHP, DBP and BBP are prohibited in all toys, while phthalates DINP, DIDP and DNOP are prohibited when the toy can be placed in the mouth by children.

Voluntary measures: Voluntary stop of sales.  

 

20
0145/10

United Kingdom

Category: Hobby/sports equipment

Product: Sleeping bag - Firestorm 300 Junior Sleeping Bag

Brand: SunnCamp

Name:

Type/number of model: SB 1009

Batch number/Barcode:

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Junior "mummy"-shaped sleeping bag supplied in a bag.

Colours: black/blue

Country of origin: China


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Chemical

The product poses a chemical risk because the dark blue thermal collar inside the sleeping bag was found to yield 75 mg/kg of the azo-colourant 3,3’- dimethoxybenzidine.

The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.

Voluntary measures: Voluntary withdrawal from the market by the importer.  

 

21
0146/10

Denmark

Category: Other

Product: Hot water bottle

Brand: Tiger

Name:

Type/number of model:

Batch number/Barcode: 0200020001050,
0200020001067,
0200020001074,
0200020004037,
0200020004044,
8714302310751,
8714302310799

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Hot-water bottles made of rubber with a knitted cover in five different colours. A brown bottle with a pink heart, a pink bottle with a red heart, a red bottle with a white cross, red bottle with a white heart and a black bottle with a skull and crossbones.

Country of origin: China


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Burns

The product poses a risk of scalding as, due to a manufacturing defect, it may burst during use.

Six incidents reported.

Voluntary measures: Voluntary withdrawal from the market and recall from consumers by the importer.  

Iceland,
Sweden  

22
0147/10

Germany

Category: Cosmetics

Product: Nail polish - Fairwind Nail Polish 18 coral

Brand: Marabu Cosmetic

Name:

Type/number of model: 260064957757, batch No 190203.

Batch number/Barcode:

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Glass bottle, with lid and applicator brush; containing reddish, matt nail polish.

Country of origin: Turkey


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Chemical

The product poses a chemical risk because it contains 0.5% by weight of dibutyl phthalate (DBP), which is prohibited in cosmetics by the Cosmetics Directive 76/768/EEC.

Voluntary measures: Voluntary withdrawal from the market.  

Austria  

23
0148/10

Spain

Category: Lighting chains

Product: Lighting chain of 50 Miniature Light Bulbs For Interior Use

Brand: Reilalfor

Name:

Type/number of model: Ref. 81050101 (4.5m)

Batch number/Barcode:

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Lighting chain of 50 miniature light bulbs sold in a plastic blister package with a label printed on the packaging.

Country of origin: China


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Electric shock

The product poses a risk of electric shock because: - the cable and the terminals are not properly secured, - it is not protected against humidity which could occur during normal use, - the electrical insulation resistance is not sufficient.

The product does not comply with the Low Voltage Directive (LVD) and the relevant European standard EN 60598.

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal from the market ordered by the authorities.  

 

24
0149/10

Spain

Category: Lighting chains

Product: Lighting chain - Multi Function. Rice Light. 100l

Brand: YMJ

Name:

Type/number of model: Bar code: 6965770414211

Batch number/Barcode:

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Lighting chain with 100 lamps packaged in a cardboard box.

Country of origin: Unknown


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Electric shock

The product poses a risk of electric shock because the cable is not anchored properly, the cable section is too small, and the plug is not of the correct dimensions.

The product does not comply with the Low Voltage Directive (LVD) and the relevant European standard EN 60598.

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal from the market ordered by the authorities.  

 

25
0150/10

Cyprus

Category: Toys

Product: Toy helicopter - Push And Pull Creative Helicopter Happily

Brand: Hanglei Toys

Name:

Type/number of model:

Batch number/Barcode: 5291410040310; Model : 2059 – Megatoys 9156036

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Red toy helicopter made of hard plastic. The toy has a long green handle that allows the child to pull and push it along. The toy is packaged in a transparent plastic bag.

Country of origin: China


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Choking

The product poses a risk of choking because it can easily break releasing small parts that could be swallowed.

The product does not comply with the Toys Directive and with the relevant European standard EN 71.

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal from the market ordered by the authorities.  

 

26
0151/10

Cyprus

Category: Toys

Product: Musical mobile - Baby Play Set

Brand: Mei Lin

Name:

Type/number of model:

Batch number/Barcode: 5291410053013; Model: 2934 – Megatoys 9223274

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Musical, rotating hard plastic toy to be hung above a crib or cot with a sound-emitting unit. The toy contains 4 rattles resembling panda bears and 1 cord. All the figures hang by a thin pink cord. The packaging is cardboard box with a transparent plastic window.

Country of origin: China


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Choking

The product poses a risk of choking because it can easily break, releasing small parts that could be swallowed.

The product does not comply with the Toys Directive and with the relevant European standard EN 71.

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal from the market ordered by the authorities.  

 

27
0152/10

Bulgaria

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Children’s sweatshirt

Brand: Mackays

Name:

Type/number of model: Unknown

Batch number/Barcode:

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Children’s sweatshirt, with a hood and functional cords, with captions: on the front "Mackays 86 boys" and an emblem; on the hood: 1986_2. There is a label attached containing information about the contents: 100% cotton, origin and size. The product is sold without packaging.

Country of origin: Turkey


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Strangulation

The product poses a risk of strangulation due to the presence of drawstrings in the hood.

The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 14682.

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal from the market ordered by the authorities.  

 

28
0153/10

Bulgaria

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Children’s clothing set

Brand: Nim

Name:

Type/number of model: Unknown

Batch number/Barcode:

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Children’s outfit – trousers and a sweatshirt with functional cords in the hood with an appliqué depicting flowers and butterfly on the front and an inscription “Butterfly”. Labels are attached containing the information: „Nim baby collection”, 100% cotton and information about: Import from Turkey, composition 100% cotton. The products are offered without packaging.

Country of origin: Turkey


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Strangulation

The product poses a risk of strangulation due to the presence of drawstrings in the hood.

The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 14682.

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal from the market ordered by the authorities.  

 

29
0154/10

Bulgaria

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Children’s clothing set

Brand: Newpage

Name:

Type/number of model: H-1048.

Batch number/Barcode:

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Clothing set intended for children of 7 years of age. Skirt with green decorative stones, blouse with long sleeves with decorative stones glued to the collar and a short jacket with strings sewn in the neck area. The products are offered without packaging.

Country of origin: China


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Strangulation

The product poses a risk of strangulation due to the presence of drawstrings in the neck area.

The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 14682.

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal from the market and recall from consumers ordered by the authorities.  

 

30
0155/10

Bulgaria

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Children's sweatshirt

Brand: Sevenhill

Name:

Type/number of model: Barcode 8698482848764, code 539FB2504А, 111838

Batch number/Barcode:

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Children’s sweatshirt manufactured from quilted knitted fabric for children up to 7 years, with hood with functional cords.

Country of origin: Turkey


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Strangulation

The product poses a risk of strangulation due to the presence of drawstrings in the hood.

The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 14682.

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal from the market ordered by the authorities.  

 

31
0156/10

France

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Ladies' boots - Sexy cuissardes dentelles

Brand: Sweet Days

Name:

Type/number of model: SW7828.

Batch number/Barcode:

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Black, thigh-length boots, made of synthetic material (artificial leather) with lace trim at top and high heels.

Country of origin: China


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Chemical

The product poses a chemical risk because it contains 500 mg/kg dimethylfumarate (DMF).

Dimethylfumarate is a substance which is strongly sensitising on contact with the skin, and consumer products containing dimethylfumarate are banned according to Commission Decision 2009/251/EC.

Voluntary measures: Voluntary stop of sales by the importer, recall from consumers and destruction of remaining stock.  

 

32
0157/10

Lithuania

Category: Toys

Product: Soft toy - Stuffed soft toy-Worm

Brand: Dony

Name:

Type/number of model: Unknown

Batch number/Barcode:

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Stuffed soft toy in the form of a centipede with ten feet made from pink, green and yellow elastic nylon fabric. Eyes are made of white hard plastic with black pupils. Nose and antennae have beads on the top and are made of flexible cardboard, covered with nylon. Toy content: body - fine-cut polystyrene foam pellets, feet and legs - synthetic fibres. Toy dimensions – 575 x 260 x 230 mm, toy weight - 224.0 g. The toy is sold without packaging.

Country of origin: China


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Choking,
Suffocation,
Injuries

The product poses a risk of choking, suffocation and injuries because the hard plastic piece (one eye) can be easily detached and a shell hole opened. Moreover the styrofoarm filling, which fits entirely into the small parts cylinder, can be made accessible.

The product does not comply with the Toys Directive and with the relevant European standard EN 71.

Compulsory measures: Sales ban and withdrawal from the market ordered by the authorities.  

 

33
0158/10

Germany

Category: Kitchen/cooking accessories

Product: Glass teapot warmer

Brand: WMF

Name:

Type/number of model: Serial No: 6116301153,

Batch number/Barcode:

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Glass and metal tealight teapot warmer

Country of origin: China


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Burns

The product poses a risk of burns because due to its design it can overheat during use.

Voluntary measures: Voluntary withdrawal from the market by the importer.  

 

34
0159/10

Spain

Category: Lighting chains

Product: Lighting chain - Miniluces 180

Brand: Meilijia

Name:

Type/number of model: Ref. 4579;

Batch number/Barcode: 8600006945798

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Lighting chain in a blue cardboard box.

Country of origin: China


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Fire

The product poses a risk of fire because the cross-sectional area of the conductors in the cable is too small and the cable could overheat.

The product does not comply with the Low Voltage Directive (LVD) and the relevant European standard EN 60598.

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal from the market ordered by the authorities.  

 

35
0160/10

Bulgaria

Category: Childcare articles and children's equipment

Product: Baby walker

Brand: TAŞPINAR

Name:

Type/number of model:

Batch number/Barcode: 8 697781 500014, Code No TKY 101

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Baby-walker for children up to the age of 6 months and up to 12 kg. Year of production – 2008. The baby-walker is plastic, with a textile seat and metal foldable construction. There is a caption on the product: TAŞPINAR, a label attached with some instructions in a foreign language and warnings, as well as some information about the manufacturer, article, year of production, bar code. The product is in a transparent nylon packaging.

Country of origin: Turkey


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Injuries

The product poses a risk of injuries because - it has edges with a radius of less than 2 mm, - there are moving parts with a distance between them of less than 12 mm, - there is only one locking mechanism which can be released with only one action with an applied force of less than 50 N, - it can be folded without the usage of a tool, - the attached toys and the seat break easily.

The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 1273.

Compulsory measures: Destruction of the products by the importer ordered by the authorities.  

 

36
0161/10

United Kingdom

Category: Motor vehicles

Product: All terrain vehicles (ATV) - Outlander and Renegade

Brand: Can-am

Name:

Type/number of model: Model name: Outlander and Renegade, model year: 2010.

Model number: 2LAC, SLAD, 2MAC, 2PAC, 2PAE, 2PAF, 2SAD, 2SAE, 2UAC, 2XAC, 2XAC, 2XAD, 5FAF, 5JAB AND 5NAA.

Batch number/Barcode:

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Recall concerns models built during the summer and autumn of 2009.

Country of origin: Mexico


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Injuries

The product poses a risk of injuries because an electrical short circuit to ground of the DPS (Dynamic Power Steering) may occur. This can cause the vehicle to suddenly steer left on its own and in some situations the operator could lose control of the vehicle.

Voluntary measures: Voluntary corrective actions taken by the importer.  

Germany,
Austria,
Denmark,
Sweden,
Finland,
Portugal,
The Netherlands  

37
0162/10

Bulgaria

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Children’s anorak

Brand: J.S.J.

Name:

Type/number of model: Art. JSJ-9088

Batch number/Barcode:

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Children’s anorak intended for children up to the age of 7, with a hood and functional cords, pockets 2 pcs. There are labels attached and sewn to the product with the following information in a foreign language: J.SJ, Collection Wear, New Style, girls, 65% cotton and 35% polyester, size 4, 5, 6 , 7.

Country of origin: China


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Strangulation

The product poses a risk of strangulation due to the presence of drawstrings in the hood.

The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 14682.

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal from the market ordered by the authorities.  

 

39
0164/10

Poland

Category: Motor vehicles

Product: Passenger car - AYGO / iQ / Yaris / Auris / Corolla / Verso / Avensis / RAV4

Brand: Toyota

Name:

Type/number of model: AYGO (Feb 2005 – Aug 2009),
iQ (Nov 2008 – Nov 2009),
Yaris (Nov 2005 – Sep 2009),
Auris (Oct 2006 – 5 Jan 2010),
Corolla (Oct 2006 – Dec 2009),
Verso (Feb 2009 – 5 Jan 2010),
Avensis (Nov 2008 – Dec 2009),
RAV4 (Nov 2005 – Nov 2009)

Batch number/Barcode:

OECD Portal Category:

Description: The precise number of involved units is still under investigation, but may reach up to 1.8 million vehicles.

Unknown

Country of origin: Japan

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Injuries

The products pose a risk of injuries because there is a possibility that the accelerator pedal mechanism may, in rare instances, mechanically stick in a partially depressed position or return slowly to the idle position.

Voluntary measures: Voluntary corrective actions taken by the manufacturer.  

Denmark,
Norway,
Germany,
Iceland,
United Kingdom,
Malta,
Estonia,
The Netherlands,
Lithuania,
Bulgaria,
Greece,
Sweden,
Hungary,
Austria,
Ireland,
Latvia,
Slovenia,
Portugal,
Finland  

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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