Report 24 (Published on: 18/06/2010)

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

Germany

Category: Gadgets

Product: Fanfare horns

Brand: Duda Cap

Name:

Type/number of model: 5 998 466 500057

Batch number/Barcode:

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Fanfare horns which are used by blowing into an opening on the side and can produce extremely loud noises.

Country of origin: Hungary


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Damage to hearing

The product poses a risk of damage to hearing because the horns are likely to be used in the proximity of people's ears and produce very high sound levels, far above 120 dB(A) at a distance of 15 cm.

The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 9612.

Voluntary measures: Voluntary withdrawal from the market.  

Compulsory measures: Sales ban ordered by the authorities.  

 

Spain

Category: Motor vehicles

Product: Motorcycle tyre - Tourance

Brand: Metzeler

Name:

Type/number of model: 150/70 R17 M7C 69V model

Batch number/Barcode:

OECD Portal Category:

Description: "Enduro" motorcycle tyre. DOT identification number: EB OY B279 0910; EB OY B279 1010. Manufactured in weeks 09 and 10 of 2010.

Country of origin: Germany


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Injuries

The product poses a risk of injuries because the tyres could suffer tread block tearing, which might cause unexpected vibration of the motorcycle and lead to a road accident.

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

Denmark,
Hungary,
Slovakia,
Slovenia,
The Netherlands  

Spain

Category: Motor vehicles

Product: Motorcycle

Brand: Honda

Name:

Type/number of model: VFR1200F. Internal code SC63

Batch number/Barcode:

OECD Portal Category:

Description: 1237 cc motorcycle.

Country of origin: Japan

No pictures are available

Injuries

The product poses a risk of injuries because under certain conditions, the engine's internal lubrication lines could be restricted by aluminium particles, reducing the lubrication capacity and increasing the friction of the parts, which could, ultimately, lead to engine seizure.

Voluntary measures: Voluntary corrective actions taken by the manufacturer.  

Germany,
Sweden,
Finland,
Ireland,
The Netherlands,
Greece,
Portugal  

Germany

Category: Machinery

Product: Cutter for lawn trimmer - Terminator 4

Brand: Attila

Name:

Type/number of model: Unknown

Batch number/Barcode:

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Cutter to be fitted to a lawn trimmer; instead of a rotating plastic thread, there is a rotating disc with four chain loops similar to the chains of chain saws. This is intended to enable the user to cut dense undergrowth, branches and bushes. Only supplied for retro-fitting.

Country of origin: Italy


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Injuries

The product poses a risk of injuries because:

- the chain links can break;

- the wire guard on the lawn trimmer does not provide adequate protection for this type of cutter.

One fatal accident reported involving a similar model.

The product does not comply with the Machinery Directive.

Voluntary measures: Voluntary withdrawal from the market.  

Finland  

Lithuania

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Children`s sweatshirts and suits

Brand:

1. Napoleone

2. Best fashion wear fujta

3. Ke Yi Qi

4. Ke Yi Qi

5. Gold champion

Name:

Type/number of model:

1. Napoleone, style no X-929,

2. Best fashion wear fujta 8066B,

3. Ke Yi Qi No K-967;

4. Ke Yi Qi No K-956;

5. Gold champion art. D-36#

Batch number/Barcode:

OECD Portal Category:

Description:

1. Children`s sweatshirt NAPOLEONE, STYLE NO X-929 (size 4 years), made of printed knitted material with long sleeves and fasten with a zip and with hood.

2. Children`s suit BEST FASHION WEAR FUJTA 8066B (Size 122 cm, sweatshirt and trousers) made of a pink knitted material. Sweatshirt with a hood, long sleeves and front embroidery letters "JEAN".

3. Children`s suit KE YI QI No. K-967 (size 98 cm, sweatshirt and trousers) made of gray knitted material. Sweatshirt with a hood, long sleeves, front printing and embroidery design.

4. Children`s suit KE YI QI No. K-956 (size 30 months, sweatshirt and trousers) made of red knitted material. Sweatshirt with a hood, long sleeves and front embroidery design.

5. Children`s suit GOLD CHAMPION art. # D-36 (size 24/36 months, sweatshirt and trousers) made from light blue knitted material. Sweatshirt with a hood, long sleeves, front embroidery letters CUNJOY.

Country of origin: China


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Strangulation

The products pose a risk of strangulation due to the presence of drawstrings in the hood.

The products do not comply with the relevant European standard EN 14682.

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

 

France

Category: Food-imitating products

Product: Candle - Praline candle

Brand: Kerze

Name:

Type/number of model: Cosily ref: 62311 manufacturer ref: 780633

Batch number/Barcode:

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Candle having the form of a cake and a praline scent.

Country of origin: Unknown


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Choking

The product poses a risk of choking because it can be taken for a foodstuff (cake). One detachable part (a coffee bean) is liable to entail the risk of being swallowed/inhaled especially by children.

The product does not comply with the Directive 87/357/EEC on products which, appearing to be other than they are, endanger the health or safety of consumers.

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

Latvia  

United Kingdom

Category: Toys

Product: Radio-controlled helicopter - Super Helicopter

Brand: Huangfa

Name:

Type/number of model:

For helicopter: 939-02 and 939-03.

For adaptor: Model YX - 4116B and TY18(41E1).

Batch number/Barcode:

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Radio-controlled helicopter about 25 cm long, different colours. Supplied with mains adaptor. Cardboard box about 50 cm long with pictures and plastic window.

Country of origin: China


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Fire

The product poses a risk of fire because the transformer does not have adequate overload protection. If the output circuit of the transformer is short circuited, the transformer can overheat and the enclosure can catch fire.

The product does not comply with the Low Voltage Directive (LVD) and the relevant European standard EN 61558.

Voluntary measures: Voluntary withdrawal from the market.  

 

Portugal

Category: Motor vehicles

Product: Passenger car - Scenic II

Brand: Renault.

Name:

Type/number of model: Production period: since production began up to 20 June 2005; Fabrication numbers: D000013 to D748197.

Batch number/Barcode:

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Passenger car

Country of origin: France

No pictures are available

Injuries

The product poses a risk of injuries because under certain specific circumstances, the unexpected application of the assisted parking brake can occur while driving.

Voluntary measures: Voluntary corrective actions taken by the manufacturer.  

Germany,
Hungary,
Finland,
Iceland,
Ireland,
Poland,
Greece,
Denmark,
Malta,
Bulgaria,
Spain,
Lithuania,
The Netherlands,
Sweden  

France

Category: Motor vehicles

Product: Passenger car - C3 and DS3

Brand: Citroën

Name:

Type/number of model:

Model "C3" III HDI 70 FAP/Vti 120 and model "DS3" Vti 120

Chassis numbers VF7 SC8HR0 AA514504 to VF7 SC8HZC AA555267

Chassis numbers VF7 SC8HZC AW505691 toVF7 SA5FS0AW14688

Batch number/Barcode:

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Passenger car

Country of origin: France

No pictures are available

Injuries

The products pose a risk of injuries because a fault can cause the front right transmission to fail which could potentially lead to a road accident.

Voluntary measures: Voluntary corrective actions taken by the manufacturer.  

Finland,
Denmark,
Malta,
Bulgaria,
Germany,
Portugal,
The Netherlands  

10
0918/10

France

Category: Motor vehicles

Product: Passenger car - Sebring - Compass - Caliber

Brand: Chrysler - Jeep - Dodge

Name:

Type/number of model: Vehicles manufactured before 30 July 2007

Batch number/Barcode:

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Passenger car

Country of origin: United States

No pictures are available

Injuries

The product poses a risk of injuries because a malfunction of the headlamp levelling system can mean that in darkness the lighting distance is not optimal which could lead to the risk of a road accident.

Voluntary measures: Voluntary corrective actions taken by the manufacturer.  

Finland,
Lithuania,
Greece,
Portugal,
The Netherlands  

11
0919/10

France

Category: Motor vehicles

Product: Passenger car - Sebring

Brand: Chrysler

Name:

Type/number of model: Vehicles manufactured before 28 January 2008

Batch number/Barcode:

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Unknown

Country of origin: United States

No pictures are available

Injuries

The product poses a risk of injuries because a problem with a connector in the tyre pressure control system could cause other electrical circuits to malfunction leading to the risk of a traffic accident.

Voluntary measures: Voluntary corrective actions taken by the manufacturer.  

Germany,
Lithuania,
The Netherlands  

12
0920/10

France

Category: Protective equipment

Product: Visor for motorcycle helmet

Brand: V-MAX

Name:

Type/number of model: Model: WS-13; Ref number: 95-8302

Batch number/Barcode:

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Tinted visor to be used with the NT 200 motorcycle helmet.

Country of origin: France


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Injuries

The product poses a risk of injuries because:

- the attachment of the visor easily breaks;

- it is too dark (the visor's light transmission being far less than the minimum of 50%).

Voluntary measures: Voluntary withdrawal from the market.  

 

13
0921/10

United Kingdom

Category: Electrical appliances and equipment

Product: Digital alarm clock - LED Digital Alarm Clock

Brand: Texson

Name:

Type/number of model: Model: LED-16 / 16016.

Batch number/Barcode: 5 023588 160169

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Digital alarm clock, packaged in cardboard box.

Country of origin: China


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Fire

The product poses a risk of fire because the transformer, under short circuit conditions, can overheat.

The product does not comply with the Low Voltage Directive (LVD) and the relevant European standards EN 60065 and EN 61558.

Voluntary measures: Voluntary recall from consumers by the retailer.  

Compulsory measures: Sales ban ordered by the authorities.  

 

14
0922/10

Cyprus

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Children's trousers

Brand: Energy

Name:

Type/number of model: Code: 1. SCHOOLC049 2. W09C177 3. W09C178

Batch number/Barcode:

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Pair of athletic trousers in blue, black and grey colours with white stripes, intended for children up to 10 years old, with the presence of free-end drawstrings in the waist area. There is a label on the garment stating the brand name, model, composition, age and treatment.

Country of origin: China


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Injuries

The products pose a risk of injuries due to the presence of free-end drawstrings in the waist area, the lengths of which are more than 140 mm.

The products do not comply with the relevant European standard EN 14682.

Compulsory measures: Corrective actions ordered by the authorities.  

 

15
0923/10

Cyprus

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Children's sweatshirt

Brand: Ativo

Name:

Type/number of model: Model: W09C220

Batch number/Barcode:

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Children’s sweatshirt intended for children of 8 years old in blue colour. It has a hood which is designed with free-end drawstrings the length of which is 17 cm. There is a label on the garment stating the brand name, model, composition, age and treatment.

Country of origin: China


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Strangulation

The product poses a risk of strangulation due to the presence of free-end drawstrings in the hood area, the length of which is 170 mm.

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

Compulsory measures: Corrective actions ordered by the authorities.  

 

16
0924/10

Cyprus

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Girl's clothing set

Brand: Ativo

Name:

Type/number of model: N-2840

Batch number/Barcode: W09C189

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Girl's sportswear in pink colour indented for children of 18 months old. The jacket has a hood, designed with free-end drawstrings, the length of which is 19 cm. The pair of trousers has free-end drawstrings in the waist area, the length of which is 16 cm. There is a label on the garment stating the brand name, model, composition, age and treatment.

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 with free-ends in the hood and the waist area.

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

Compulsory measures: Corrective actions ordered by the authorities.  

 

17
0925/10

Cyprus

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Children's knitwear

Brand: Ativo

Name:

Type/number of model: Type of model: D-010 Bar Code: 2800200108616

Batch number/Barcode:

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Children's knitwear in violet colour intended for children up to 4 years old. It's design with free-end drawstrings in the waist area the length of which is 37 cm. There is a label on the garment stating the brand name, model, composition, age and treatment.

Country of origin: China


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Injuries

The product poses a risk of injuries due to the presence of drawstrings at the waist area.

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

Compulsory measures: Corrective actions ordered by the authorities.  

 

18
0926/10

Cyprus

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Children's trousers - Dance

Brand: Miss Bellina

Name:

Type/number of model: Type of model: XNA-340 Code: S10C028

Batch number/Barcode:

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Children's pair of trousers in blue colour intended for children up to 36 months old, with the presence of free-end drawstrings in the waist, knee and the ankle area. The word 'Dance' is written in various places of the garment. There is a label on the garment stating the brand name, model, composition, age and treatment.

Country of origin: China


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Injuries

The product poses a risk of injuries due to the presence of free-end drawstrings in the waist (length 220 mm), knee (length 170 mm) and the ankle area (length 197 mm).

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

Compulsory measures: Corrective actions ordered by the authorities.  

 

19
0927/10

Cyprus

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Children`s sweatshirt - Cool boys

Brand: BEST KID´S

Name:

Type/number of model: Type of model: MRO-3051 Code: S10C030

Batch number/Barcode:

OECD Portal Category:

Description: White sweatshirt with dark blue and red stripes, intended for children of 8 years old, with free-end drawstrings in the hood area. The drawstrings have a length of 23 cm. At the front side a logo is printed. Additionally, there is a cardboard label attached on the jacket, containing information about the product. Composition: 100% Cotton

Country of origin: China


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Strangulation

The product poses a risk of strangulation due to the presence of free-end drawstrings in the hood area.

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

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

 

20
0928/10

Cyprus

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Children`s sweatshirt

Brand: BEST KID´S

Name:

Type/number of model: Type of model: MNA 1042 Code: W09C018

Batch number/Barcode:

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Purple sweatshirt intended for children of 18 months old, with free-end drawstrings in the hood area. The length of the drawstrings is 20 cm. At the front side two figures of a boy and a girl holding a heart are shown. Additionally, there is a cardboard label attached on the sweatshirt, containing information about the product.

Country of origin: China


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Strangulation

The product poses a risk of strangulation due to the presence of drawstrings with free-ends in the hood area.

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

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

 

21
0929/10

Finland

Category: Motor vehicles

Product: Motorcycle - Cross 110

Brand: Samurai

Name:

Type/number of model: Marking on machine: Xiogtai Y2-J110 dirt bike

Batch number/Barcode:

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Motorcycle

Country of origin: China

No pictures are available

Injuries

The product poses a risk of injuries because:

- the kickstand can be in the down position whilst the motorbike is being ridden and can stick to the ground causing an accident;

- the rear mud guard could break causing the rider to off on to the rear wheel;

- the throttle cable can slightly stick to the frame brackets when turning the handlebar.

Voluntary measures: Voluntary recall from consumers and corrective actions taken by the importer.  

 

22
0930/10

Cyprus

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Boys' trousers

Brand: Ativo

Name:

Type/number of model: Type of model: N-2879 Shop Code: W09C201 Manufacturer Bar Code: 2801028798614

Batch number/Barcode:

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Boys' pair of trousers, in blue colour, intended for children of 10 years old. At the front side of the trousers there is a printed logo. The trousers have free-end drawstrings in the waist area the length of which is 25 cm.

Country of origin: China


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Injuries

The product poses a risk of injuries due to the presence of free-end drawstrings in the waist area.

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

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

 

23
0931/10

Greece

Category: Motor vehicles

Product: Passenger car - S80, V70, XC70, XC60

Brand: Volvo

Name:

Type/number of model: The recall concerns XC60/S80/V70/XC70 cars (model year 2009), equipped with diesel engine. The VINs of the affected vehicles are: XC70: from 0047520 to 0065138 XC60: from 0000001 to 0028507 S80: from 0087016 to 0106230 V70: from 0067517 to 0106435.

Batch number/Barcode:

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Passenger car

Country of origin: Sweden

No pictures are available

Injuries

Early wear can occur on a belt tensioner and in the worst case may lead to loss of drive resulting in immobility of the vehicle and loss of power steering assistance which could lead to a road accident.

Voluntary measures: Voluntary corrective actions taken by the manufacturer.  

Denmark,
Iceland,
Poland,
Finland,
Germany,
Malta,
Ireland,
Portugal,
Sweden,
The Netherlands  

24
0932/10

Cyprus

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Girl's sweatshirt

Brand: Lephillette Paris

Name:

Type/number of model: Model: 0906 Code: W09C105

Batch number/Barcode:

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Children's sweatshirt in fuchsia colour intended for children up to 2 years old. It is designed with no free-end drawstrings at both sides of the waist area, which the circumference of the loop is 40 cm. There is a label on the garment stating the brand name, model, composition, age and treatment.

Country of origin: Unknown


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Injuries

The product poses a risk of injuries due to the presence of drawstrings in the waist area with no free-ends.

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

Voluntary measures: Corrective actions taken by the importer.  

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

 

25
0933/10

Hungary

Category: Lighters

Product: Novelty lighter

Brand: ROYAL

Name:

Type/number of model: 39010-HC

Batch number/Barcode:

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Yellow refillable novelty lighter with a light source on the bottom projecting horoscope figures.

Country of origin: China


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Burns,
Fire

The product poses a risk of burns and fire because it is attractive to children, especially under 51 months of age. In addition, it is not child resistant.

The product does not comply with the Commission Decision 2006/502/EC prohibiting the placing on the market of novelty lighters.

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

 

26
0934/10

Belgium

Category: Protective equipment

Product: Fire blanket - Blusdeken, Fire Blanket, Couverture Anti-Feu

Brand: Elro

Name:

Type/number of model: BBD 220

Batch number/Barcode:

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Fire blanket: 1.1 x 1.1 m in red plastic wrapping.

Country of origin: The Netherlands


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Burns,
Fire

The product poses a risk of burns and fire because during its use it may catch fire, burning the user or setting fire to the surroundings.

The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 1869.

Voluntary measures: Voluntary corrective actions taken by the producer.  

 

27
0936/10

Germany

Category: Motor vehicles

Product: Motorcycle - E8ST and K12S

Brand: BMW

Name:

Type/number of model: F800R, K1300S, K1300R, K1300GT, EC type approvals e1*2002/24*0283 and e1*2002/24*0217. The vehicles manufactured in the following periods are affected:

F800R 03/2009 - 06/2009

K1300S 10/2008 - 06/2009

K1300R 10/2008 - 06/2009

K1300GT 11/2008 - 06/2009

Batch number/Barcode:

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Motorcycle

Country of origin: Germany

No pictures are available

Injuries

The products pose a risk of injuries because a malfunction of the control lever switch can lead to the failure of various electrical functions and the sudden deactivation of the engine, leading to the risk of a road accident.

Voluntary measures: Voluntary corrective actions taken by the manufacturer.  

Sweden,
Denmark,
Portugal,
The Netherlands,
Finland  

28
0937/10

Germany

Category: Motor vehicles

Product: Motorcycle - E8GS

Brand: BMW

Name:

Type/number of model: F650GS, F800GS

The vehicles affected were manufactured from November 2007 to May 2008 and from September 2008 to March 2009.

Batch number/Barcode:

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Motorcycle

Country of origin: Germany

No pictures are available

Injuries

The product poses a risk of injuries because there is the possibility that the drive chain could break leading to loss of drive to the wheels and the risk of a road accident. In the worst case, the rear wheel could lock if the broken drive chain became caught.

Voluntary measures: Voluntary corrective actions taken by the manufacturer.  

Sweden,
Denmark,
Portugal,
The Netherlands,
Finland  

29
0938/10

Poland

Category: Toys

Product: Toy excavator

Brand: The Best Architect

Name:

Type/number of model: Nr 3355C-1, EAN 5907791545176.

Batch number/Barcode:

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Toy construction machine (excavator) made of hard plastic, coloured yellow and green, with stickers on. The packaging is a plastic, transparent blister fastened to the cardboard part. On the packaging there are markings as follows: CE mark, the names and addresses of distributors, 'The toy is intended for children over age of 2', "World class".

Country of origin: China


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Choking

The product poses a risk of choking because small parts (the front wheel, hubcap of rear wheel) can be easily detached and swallowed by children.

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.  

 

30
0939/10

Poland

Category: Toys

Product: Soft toy - Maskotka - I love you

Brand: YOGO

Name:

Type/number of model: YG-3743-TO; EAN 5907616237439.

Batch number/Barcode:

OECD Portal Category:

Description: The toy is a rabbit 30 cm length, eyes (14 mm) and nose (~18 mm) made of hard plastic and gimp whiskers (diameter 0.25 mm, length over 50 mm). The toy is made of soft material coloured white and light beige. Eyes and nose are black. The rabbit is holding a heart coloured beige with the needled inscription 'I love you'. The toy is offered in transparent, plastic bag. On the labels there are markings as follows: CE mark, the names and addresses of distributors, pictogram and warning concerning age 0-3 restriction due to small parts.

Country of origin: China


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Choking

The product poses a risk of choking because the eyes and nose, which fit into the small part cylinder, can be easily detached and swallowed by children.

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

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

 

31
0940/10

Greece

Category: Lighters

Product: Electronic lighter

Brand: VIP

Name:

Type/number of model: Machine Wang

Batch number/Barcode: 6 943082 910055

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Electronic lighter (approximate dimensions: 16.5 x 4.5 x 1.8 cm). The lighters are transparent, filled with coloured liquid (blue, orange, etc.) and white bear label with safety instructions in English or with pictographs. The lighters are packed in white carton box (10 items), without any safety instructions, warnings or any other information (approximate dimensions: 16.7 x 10 x 9 cm).

Country of origin: China


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Burns,
Fire

The product poses a risk of burns and fire because it fails to meet the necessary requirements as regards flame extinction and resistance to elevated temperature.

The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 9994.

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

 

32
0941/10

Hungary

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Children sweatshirt with hood - R68

Brand: Sun & Rise

Name:

Type/number of model: Unknown

Batch number/Barcode:

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Long-sleeved baby sweatshirt with drawstring in the hood. Toggles and knots are used on the ends. Size: 92-104

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 and recall from consumers ordered by the authorities.  

 

33
0942/10

Hungary

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Children's trousers and sweatshirt

Brand: Sun & Rise

Name:

Type/number of model: KT-77

Batch number/Barcode: 7453002698202

OECD Portal Category:

Description: The set includes trousers and a sweatshirt. Drawstring is applied in the hood with knots and toggles on the ends. There is also a drawstring in the waist area of the trousers without fixing at least in one point. The front part of the set is decorated with glitters. Size: 98-122.

Country of origin: Unknown


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Strangulation,
Injuries

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

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

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

 

34
0943/10

Cyprus

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Children's sweatshirt

Brand: BEST KID´S

Name:

Type/number of model: Type of model: MBA 9015 Code W09C049

Batch number/Barcode:

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Children's sweatshirt in pink colour intended for age of 4 years old. It has a hood which is designed with free-end drawstrings the length of which is 19 cm. There is a label on the garment stating the brand name, model, composition, age and treatment.

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 area.

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

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal from the market ordered by the authorities and corrective actions taken by the importer.  

 

35
0944/10

Cyprus

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Children's sweatshirt

Brand: Energy Quality Manufactured

Name:

Type/number of model: Model: SCHOOLL047

Batch number/Barcode:

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Sweatshirt in black colour, intended for children of 14 years old with the presence of free-end drawstrings in the hood area the length of which is 20 cm. There is a label on the garment stating the brand name, model, composition, age and treatment.

Country of origin: Unknown


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Strangulation

The product poses a risk of strangulation due to the presence of free-end drawstrings in the hood area.

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

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal from the market ordered by the authorities and corrective actions taken by the importer.  

 

36
0945/10

Cyprus

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Children's trousers - Boy's pair of trousers

Brand: Ativo

Name:

Type/number of model: Model: N-2880 Shop Code: W09C193 Manufacturer Bar Code: 2801028808610

Batch number/Barcode:

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Boys' pair of trousers, in blue colour intended for children of 8 years old. At the front side of the trouser is printed a logo: 'Montana reserve'. The trousers have free-end drawstrings in the waist area, the length of which is 20 cm. Composition: 100% Cotton.

Country of origin: China


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Injuries

The product poses a risk of injuries due to the presence of drawstrings with free-ends in the waist area, the length of which is 200 mm.

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

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

 

37
0946/10

Cyprus

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Clothing set

Brand: Newness

Name:

Type/number of model: W09C495

Batch number/Barcode: M9837

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Clothing set for children up to 12 years old. The sweatshirt is of purple colour, designed with a hood with free-end drawstrings the length of which is 12 cm. The pair of trousers is of grey colour and it is designed with free-end drawstrings the length of which is 20 cm. There is a label on the garment stating the brand name, model, composition, age, barcode and treatment.

Country of origin: China


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Strangulation,
Injuries

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

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

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal from the market ordered by the authorities and corrective actions taken by the importer.  

 

38
0947/10

Cyprus

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Children's Short Trouser

Brand: ENERGY

Name:

Type/number of model: Model: SCHOOLM019

Batch number/Barcode:

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Children's short trouser in blue colour with white stripes at both sides, with the presence of drawstrings in the waist area the length of which is 28 cm. There is a label on the garment stating the brand name, model, composition, age and treatment.

Country of origin: Unknown


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Injuries

The product poses a risk of injuries due to the presence of free-end drawstrings in the waist area the length of which is 280 mm.

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

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal from the market ordered by the authorities and corrective actions taken by the importer.  

 

39
0948/10

Poland

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Infant's skirt

Brand: Maximar/Martis

Name:

Type/number of model: ER-01; EAN 5907596808599.

Batch number/Barcode:

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Infant's skirt made of cotton (100%) coloured pink with needled flowers on the right bottom, two pockets on rear and big metal buttons. For more details, please see the pictures.

Country of origin: China


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Chemical

The product poses a chemical risk due to nickel migration from metal parts (measured amount: 1.08 and 1.83 mg/cm²/week).

The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.

Voluntary measures: Voluntary corrective actions taken by the importer.  

 

40
0949/10

Poland

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Infant's trousers

Brand: Maximar

Name:

Type/number of model: PMX-17/S; EAN 5907596810554.

Batch number/Barcode:

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Infant's trousers made of cotton (100%) coloured brown with pockets on the knee area. The trousers are fastened with a metal zipper. For more details, please see the pictures.

Country of origin: China


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Chemical

The product poses a chemical risk due to nickel migration from metal parts (measured amount: 0.98 mg/cm²/week).

The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.

Voluntary measures: Voluntary corrective actions taken by the importer.  

 

41
0950/10

Hungary

Category: Lighting equipment

Product: Rechargeable torch - LED

Brand: GDLITE

Name:

Type/number of model: GD-2911-B

Batch number/Barcode: 2 008003580121

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Torch with LED and halogen light sources. The package also includes a cable for recharging directly from the mains supply. A switch is used for selecting the LED or halogen operation.

Country of origin: Unknown


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Electric shock,
Fire

The product poses a risk of electric shock and fire because:

- the torch can be opened without using a tool while it is connected to the mains supply, thus live parts are accessible;

- the construction of the mains cable does not comply with the requirements and live parts could be touched during use;

- the cross-sectional area of the conductors in the cable is too small.

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.  

 

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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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