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Report 41 (Published on: 15/10/2010)

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Notification 1479/10 from week 40 of 2010 has been temporary removed from the RAPEX website pending the clarification of the risk by the authorities.

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No.
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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: (*)

1
1517/10

Germany

Category: Toys

Product: Felts pens

Brand: Unknown

Name:

Type/number of model: EAN-Code: 4 300175 621724.2381010

Batch number/Barcode:

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Felt pens in 24 different colours with ventilated caps.

Country of origin: China


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Chemical

The product poses a chemical risk because of an excessive quantity of benzene in 17 felt-tip pens.

The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.

Voluntary measures: Voluntary recall from consumers by the importer.  

 

2
1518/10

Spain

Category: Chemical products

Product: Bicycle puncture repair kit - Kits de Reparaciones – Red Sun

Brand: ITC

Name:

Type/number of model: REF: 8308647

Batch number/Barcode: 8435269986475

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Bicycle puncture repair kit. It includes a little tube marked with the brand name Red Sun in orange. The product comes in a blister package. The top part of the front reads: ITC Kit de Reparacioned 13 pcs. The rear of the pack carries the following details, among others: ITC Kit de Reparaciones 13 pcs. The importer's identification. REF: 8308647.

Country of origin: China


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Chemical

The product poses a chemical risk because it contains more than 1% by weight of toluene.

The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.

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

 

3
1519/10

France

Category: Gas appliances

Product: Gas cooking hobs

Brand: Teka

Name:

Type/number of model: 1) ST6EG229 (Black hob),
2) ST6XG230 (Steel hob)

Batch number/Barcode: 1) code: 343385,
1) barcode: 3601653433855,
2) code: 343386,
2) barcode: 3601653433862

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Black and steel gas cooking hobs. 4 burners: 1 x 3000 W, 2 x 1750 W and 1 x 1000 W. Pan supports and burner caps in enamelled steel.

Country of origin: Turkey


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Fire,
Burns

The product poses a risk of fire and burns because a fault with a seal could cause gas to leak from the valve.

The product does not comply with the Gas Appliances Directive.

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

 

4
1520/10

Germany

Category: Electrical appliances

Product: Extension lead - Three Gang Socket Earthed With Switch

Brand: Elfe

Name:

Type/number of model: EAN 8697 416 307575the

Batch number/Barcode:

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Extension lead with three-way socket, white, with switch; information on packaging partly in Turkish, English and Russian, upper and lower parts fastened together with seven cross-head screws. Mains cable 2.90 m with moulded earthed plug.

Country of origin: China


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Electric shock

The product poses a risk of electric shock because:

- the cross-section of the conductors in the supply cord is too small,

- live leads are soldered to contact surfaces,

- contact surfaces are too weak and already deformed,

- there is no contact between the earth lead on the socket and the earth lead on the plug.

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

Compulsory measures: Import rejected by the customs authorities.  

 

5
1521/10

Spain

Category: Electrical appliances

Product: Hot silicone gun - Pistola de Silicona

Brand: ITC

Name:

Type/number of model: 8308458

Batch number/Barcode: 8435269984587

OECD Portal Category:

Description: The product is an electrical hot silicone gun. 220V/10W. It is packaged in a plastic blister.

Country of origin: China


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Electric shock,
Fire

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

- it is possible to access metal parts that are separated from live parts by functional insulation;

- the tip of the gun is an accessible metal part and is not separated from live parts by reinforced insulation;

- the cross-section of the conductors in the supply cord is not sufficient.

The product does not comply with the Low Voltage Directive (LVD) and the relevant European standard EN 60335.

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

 

6
1522/10

Latvia

Category: Food-imitating products

Product: Lip gloss

Brand: Natural Products

Name:

Type/number of model:

1. Lip gloss Chocolate Sprinkle Naughty but Nice! - EAN 5060081144036;

2. Lip gloss Cherry Feast Sugar and Spice - EAN 5060081147143;

3. Lip gloss Strawberry Sprinkle Sugar and Spice - EAN 5060081147147;

4. Lip gloss Violet Fancy Sugar and Spice - EAN 5060081147167;

5. Lip gloss Raspberry Fluff Sugar and Spice ( - EAN 5060081147181;

6. Lip gloss Coconut Dream Sugar and Spice - EAN 5060081147198;

7. Lip gloss Lemon Twister Sugar and Spice - EAN 5060081147150.

Batch number/Barcode:

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Lip glosses packed in plastic mini pots in the form of little tarts (Chocolate Sprinkle tart, Cherry Feast tart, Strawberry Sprinkle tart, Violet Fancy tart, Raspberry Fluff tart, Coconut Dream tart, Lemon Twister tart). On the package the following is written: “In the rare event of an adverse reaction discontinue use. All products are for external use only. Please retain packaging for future reference. Choking hazard. Keep away from young children. Do not eat. This is not a toy.”

Country of origin: Taiwan


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Choking

The products pose a risk of choking because, although not foodstuffs, they have the form, colour, odour, appearance, packing, labelling, volume or size, such that it is likely that consumers, especially children, will confuse them with foodstuff and in consequence, place them in the mouth or suck or ingest them. The products fit into the small parts cylinder.

The products do 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 destruction of the products by the distributor.  

 

7
1523/10

Poland

Category: Toys

Product: Toy guitar - Guitar Mini

Brand: ATS

Name:

Type/number of model: No. 5078CD, EAN 5907699467044

Batch number/Barcode:

OECD Portal Category:

Description: The product is a toy–guitar made of blue plastic with four metal strings. On the cardboard packaging there are information as follows: "GITARA, EAN number, name and address of the importer, CE mark, “Made in China”, pictogram concerning “0-3” age restriction. There is also warning about the risk of swallowing small parts and about necessity of storing the packaging due to useful information, but not within the reach of children, while the packaging is not a toy.

Country of origin: China


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Injuries

The product poses a risk of injuries due to the presence of burrs and sharp, protruding elements. The product is dangerous because the irregularities may lead to cuts and punctures.

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 importer.  

 

8
1524/10

Latvia

Category: Toys

Product: Inflatable toy - Krokodil-Surfer

Brand: Sun Games

Name:

Type/number of model: EAN 2206890002690

Batch number/Barcode:

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Inflatable toy in the form of a crocodile, size 157 cm x 65 cm, green and yellow with black sports. On the label there is a name of the manufacturer, importer, distributor and warnings in Latvian.

Country of origin: China


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Chemical

The product poses a chemical risk because the toy's green polymer material contains 0.024% by mass of di-n-octyl phthalate (DNOP), 23.5% di-"isononyl" phthalate (DINP) and 0.1% di-"isodecyl" phthalate (DIDP), the toy's yellow polymer material contains 0.022% by mass of di-n-octyl phthalate (DNOP), 28.2% di-"isononyl" phthalate (DINP) and 0.084% di-"isononyl" phthalate (DIDP).

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

Voluntary measures: Voluntary withdrawal from the market, stop of sales, recall from consumers and destruction of the products by the distributor.  

Germany  

9
1525/10

Luxembourg

Category: Laser pointers

Product: Laser pen - UV LED LIGHT & LASER PEN

Brand: FELEXIBLE.PDA.

Name:

Type/number of model: Unknown

Batch number/Barcode:

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Laser pen

Country of origin: China


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Damage to sight

The product poses a risk of damage to sight because it incorporates a class 3 laser.

The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 60825.

Compulsory measures: Sales ban ordered by the authorities.  

 

10
1526/10

Hungary

Category: Electrical appliances

Product: Battery charger

Brand: DS Power Automotive

Name:

Type/number of model: BCJ-12A, bar code: 5997882124854

Batch number/Barcode:

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Input: AC 230-240V/50Hz Output: DC 12V 8.4A Power: 144W, Charging current: max.12A, Max. charging voltage: 14.4 V, capacity: 40-160Ah

Country of origin: China


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Electric shock

The product poses a risk of electric shock because:

- the internal wiring and its insulation could be damaged by getting into contact with sharp edges of the transformer;

- the cord anchorage is not adequate and the cord could be pulled out exposing live parts.

The product does not comply with the Low Voltage Directive (LVD) and the relevant European standard EN 60335.

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

 

11
1527/10

United Kingdom

Category: Toys

Product: Plastic toy set - Sand and Water Transportation Station

Brand: Step 2

Name:

Type/number of model: 790300 UPC 733538790395. The model containing the trains with light blue plastic wheels are affected. The trains with grey wheels are not part of the recall.

Batch number/Barcode:

OECD Portal Category:

Description: A stand-alone play station consisting of a round plastic table, including train tracks, train cards, toy sailboats and a hand rake/shovel.

Country of origin: United States


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Choking

The product poses a risk of choking because the wheels on the trains can detach from the axles and could be placed in the mouth.

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

Voluntary measures: Voluntary stop of sales and recall from consumers.  

Cyprus,
Ireland  

12
1528/10

Germany

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Baby shoes - Baby-Schuhe

Brand: NKD

Name:

Type/number of model: Article No: 1542158

Batch number/Barcode:

OECD Portal Category:

Description: One pair of baby shoes, size 3-6 months, made of textile and plastic materials, with textile uppers. Basic colour dark blue, with white and blue stripes on toes and around ankles and red heel seam; embroidered decorative red and blue circle motif on the side; lining of white textile material; sole of white textile material with white plastic protrusions; white and dark blue artificial leather strip running around circumference.

Country of origin: China


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Chemical

The product poses a chemical risk because the artificial leather contains 23% by weight (limit: 0.1% by weight) of bis (2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP). With baby shoes, a regular contact of the child with the parts that contain the plasticiser, and even a mouthing contact, is foreseeable. Babies regularly take objects into their mouth and may suck on shoes or textiles.

Voluntary measures: Voluntary stop of sales.  

 

13
1529/10

Cyprus

Category: Toys

Product: Plastic doll - Eunice Cool Swimmer

Brand: DDI

Name:

Type/number of model: Item No. W0809

Batch number/Barcode: 5290504184220

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Doll in a cardboard window box.

Country of origin: China


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Chemical

The product poses a chemical risk to children because the head of the doll contains 26.9% by weight of di-"isononyl" phthalate (DINP).

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

Voluntary measures: Voluntary stop of sales and withdrawal from the market by the supplier.  

 

14
1530/10

Cyprus

Category: Toys

Product: Plastic doll - Katie Diamond Sticker Doll

Brand: Ddi

Name:

Type/number of model: Item No. W1132

Batch number/Barcode: 5290504153813

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Doll in a cardboard window box (diamond stickers included).

Country of origin: China


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Chemical

The product poses a chemical risk to children because the head of the doll contains 25.2% by weight of di-"isononyl" phthalate (DINP) and 5.64% by weight of di-"isodecyl" phthalate (DIDP) while the body of the doll contains 0.44% by weight of bis (2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP), 31.6% by weight of di-"isononyl" phthalate (DINP) and 6.09% by weight of di-"isodecyl" phthalate (DIDP).

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

Voluntary measures: Voluntary stop of sales and withdrawal from the market by the supplier.  

 

15
1531/10

Cyprus

Category: Toys

Product: Plastic doll - Tanya Magia Del Vento Doll

Brand: Tanya (THIS PRODUCT IS COUNTERFEIT)

Name:

Type/number of model: Item No. 10320

Batch number/Barcode: 8008253483306

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Doll attached to a cardboard box.

Country of origin: China


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Chemical

The product poses a chemical risk to children because the head of the doll contains 53% by weight of bis (2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP), 0.15% by weight of dibutyl phthalate (DBP), 1.77% by weight of di-"isononyl" phthalate (DINP) and 0.22% by weight of di-"isodecyl" phthalate (DIDP) while the body of the doll contains 39.3% by weight of bis (2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP), 0.32% by weight of di-"isononyl" phthalate (DINP) and 0.29% by weight of di-"isodecyl" phthalate (DIDP).

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

Voluntary measures: Voluntary stop of sales and withdrawal from the market by the supplier.  

 

16
1532/10

Germany

Category: Other

Product: Inflatable seat - Princess

Brand: Out of the Blue KG

Name:

Type/number of model: Article No 62/6150, EAN code: 4029811180073

Batch number/Barcode:

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Toy seat with pink plush cover embroidered with the word "Princess" in yellow lettering and small flowers, textile fibres; with a zip fastener; containing an inflatable plastic bag with a valve.

Country of origin: China


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Chemical

The product poses a chemical risk because it contains 29.2% by weight of bis (2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) in the film and 24.3% in the valve. The product may be played with or intensely grabbed by a child during long hours without the plush coating and the chair could be taken into the child’s mouth, especially if not inflated. The child would thus be in intense contact with the plastic of the chair, and thus the child's exposure to phthalates could be very high. 

Voluntary measures: Voluntary recall from consumers by the importer.  

 

17
1533/10

Italy

Category: Motor vehicles

Product: Passenger car - Ferrari 458 Italia

Brand: Ferrari

Name:

Type/number of model: VIN range 170463 to 175763

Batch number/Barcode:

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Coupé manufactured in 2010, with a direct injection V8 engine.

Country of origin: Italy

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Fire

The product poses a risk of fire because the wheel-arch assembly and its heat shield can deform, bringing it too close to the exhaust. Under specific conditions of high ambient temperature and vehicle use, this can lead to a fire occurring.

Voluntary measures: Voluntary corrective actions taken by the manufacturer.  

Germany,
Denmark,
Slovenia,
Greece,
The Netherlands,
Finland,
Portugal,
Hungary  

18
1534/10

Spain

Category: Lighting equipment

Product: Night light - Mini Night Light

Brand: Betty Boop

Name:

Type/number of model: Ref.: 0282011 Bar code: 7630004400822

Batch number/Barcode:

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Child’s night light, which is plugged directly into a wall socket, with a switch but no cable. The shade has a picture of the children’s cartoon character Betty Boop, framed by a heart. The product is 13 cm tall, 10 cm wide and 4 cm deep. It is packaged in a cardboard-backed, transparent, plastic blister pack.

Country of origin: China


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Electric shock

The product poses a risk of electric shock for children because it is possible to change the bulb while the night light is connected to the mains.

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.  

 

19
1535/10

Bulgaria

Category: Lighters

Product: Novelty lighters - Lighter Chocolate

Brand: Unknown

Name:

Type/number of model:

Batch number/Barcode: 6 912008 577719 (as part of the packaging of the chocolate)

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Novelty gas lighters – made of plastic, with a nozzle for refilling. The lighters are in the form of bars of chocolate consisting of 4 parts – sizes 7.6 cm/ 2.8 cm/ 12 cm, with different inscriptions – Lighter Chocolate and others, barcode 6 912008 577719 and 20181219Y43/20081218?. There are no warnings or information in Bulgarian.

Country of origin: Unknown


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Burns,
Fire

The products pose a risk of burns and fire because they are attractive to children.

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

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

 

20
1536/10

Romania

Category: Toys

Product: Mask - Accessories – Great for parties

Brand: Unknown

Name:

Type/number of model: Unknown

Batch number/Barcode:

OECD Portal Category:

Description: The mask is black and white coloured and it represents an accessory for parties.

Country of origin: China


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Suffocation

The product poses a risk of suffocation because it does not have the required ventilation.

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

Compulsory measures: Sales ban ordered by the authorities.  

Czech Republic  

21
1537/10

Malta

Category: Toys

Product: Tricycle - Tough Trikes

Brand: Fisher Price

Name:

Type/number of model: B8775 (2005)

Batch number/Barcode:

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Tricycle for toddlers in plastic.

Country of origin: Mexico


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Injuries

The product poses a risk of injuries because a child can strike, sit or fall on the protruding plastic ignition key.

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

Greece,
Portugal  

22
1538/10

Austria

Category: Toys

Product: Gun play set

Brand: Unknown

Name:

Type/number of model: Art No 10041089-001, and 8041

Batch number/Barcode:

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Set comprising: 1 plastic pistol (black) and 10 plastic projectiles (white) with plastic suction cups (red).

Country of origin: China


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Choking,
Injuries,
Chemical

The product poses a risk of:

- choking, because the suction cups can be easily detached, put in the mouth and, in consequence, get stuck in the throat,

- injuries, because the kinetic energy of projectiles without cups is too high,

- chemical risk, because the suction cups contain 11.1% by weight of dibutyl phthalate (DBP) and 16.5% by weight of bis (2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP).

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

Voluntary measures: Voluntary recall from consumers by the supplier.  

 

23
1539/10

Bulgaria

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Baby outfit

Brand: Baby pink

Name:

Type/number of model: Unknown

Batch number/Barcode:

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Baby outfit of brand “baby pink”, consisting of two parts: a blouse made of white cotton knitted fabric with an appliquéd pattern of a butterfly and embroidered flowers and a skirt made of checked fabric with a flounce supplied with 6 pairs of cords, which are intended to wrinkle the flounce and which hang below the lower edge of the skirt.

Country of origin: Turkey


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Injuries

The product poses a risk of injuries due to the presence of drawstrings that are extended below the lower hemline of the garment.

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

Compulsory measures: Sales ban ordered by the authorities.  

 

24
1540/10

Bulgaria

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Baby outfit

Brand: Baby pink

Name:

Type/number of model: Unknown

Batch number/Barcode:

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Baby outfit of brand “baby pink”, consisting of two parts: a blouse made of white cotton knitted fabric with an appliquéd pattern of hearts and embroidered flowers and a pair of Bermuda shorts made of checked fabric with two outer and two inner pockets. The shorts are supplied with pairs of cords in the side edges. These cords are intended to wrinkle the shorts and hang below their lower hem.

Country of origin: Turkey


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Injuries

The product poses a risk of injuries due to the presence of drawstrings that are extended below the lower hemline of the garment.

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

Compulsory measures: Sales ban ordered by the authorities.  

 

25
1541/10

Romania

Category: Furniture

Product: Folding chair - Piccolo

Brand: Idea

Name:

Type/number of model: 95133385, bar code 9006218200509.

Batch number/Barcode:

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Folding chair made of metal tubing, diameter of 18 mm, with fabric seat and backrest and plastic armrests. Three metal springs of 10 mm diameter, placed in plastic sleeves connect the seat and the backrest. The chair is packaged in plastic.

Country of origin: China


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Injuries

The product poses a risk of injuries because the folding mechanism has very strong springs, and unfolding and folding the chair requires a high force, and the user’s fingers can get trapped between the seat frame and and the backrest frame, possibly leading to the fracture, or even the loss, of one or more fingers.

Six accidents reported.

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

 

26
1542/10

Hungary

Category: Toys

Product: Scooter

Brand: Unknown

Name:

Type/number of model: AL2S38/ AL2S39/ AL2S40, bar code: 5999042301129

Batch number/Barcode:

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Aluminium scooter - boy’s design with PU wheels, and LED lighting. Maximum load is 50 kg (in the instruction manual).

Country of origin: China


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Injuries

The product poses a risk of injuries because:

- when applying the required load, the steering tube bends and thus the user can lose control,

- the diameter of the wheels is 20 mm smaller than required, consequently they can easily get entrapped on an uneven surface,

- the ends of the handles have a diameter of 22 mm (minimum requirement: 40 mm) which may contribute to loss of control during normal use,

- the space between the moving elements is capable of injuring or shearing fingers.

Moreover certain metal parts have sharp edges and when the user lifts the scooter, injury may occur.

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
1543/10

Finland

Category: Gas appliances

Product: Gas refrigerator - Absorption-Diffusion Refrigerator

Brand: Scandic

Name:

Type/number of model: XC-50, XC-75, XCD-183, XCD-95, XCR-40

Batch number/Barcode:

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Gas refrigerator

Country of origin: China


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Chemical

The product poses a chemical risk because an accessory pipe at the top of the exhaust pipe can cause a problem with the combustion that can lead to excessive amounts of carbon monoxide being released into the environment.

Two incidents reported.

The product does not comply with the Gas Appliances Directive and the relevant European standard EN 732.

Compulsory measures: Sales ban and recall from consumers ordered by the authorities.  

 

(*)

Enforcement is a top priority of the EU Consumer Policy Strategy 2007-2013. Both measures leading to RAPEX notifications and measures which come to the attention of the Commission and other Member States as reactionsare indications of enforcement activity in the Member State concerned.

In order to give a better view on the overall level of enforcement, including the follow-up activities of the national market surveillance authorities, the Commission RAPEX team has decided to publish on the RAPEX website also the names of the countries that have found the notified product on their market and have taken appropriate measures (and have submitted a reaction to a RAPEX notification as a consequence).

Information about the reacting countries is available in the RAPEX weekly overviews in the column 'Products were found and measures were taken also in'. The Commission RAPEX team will publish reactions sent (from May2009 onwards) to 2009 RAPEX notifications.

DISCLAIMER: If not specified in the report, the risk and non-compliance refer to a risk for consumer health and safety


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


Disclaimer - EN

The official contact points of the Member and EFTA-EEA States provide the information published in these weekly overviews. Under the terms of Annex II.10 to the General Product Safety Directive (2001/95/EC) responsibility for the information provided lies with the notifying party. The Commission does not take any responsibility for the accuracy of the information provided.

Disclaimer - DE

Die in dieser wöchentlichen Übersicht veröffentlichten Informationen wurden von den offiziellen Kontaktstellen der EU- und EFTA-EWR-Mitgliedstaaten mitgeteilt. Gem äß Anhang II Ziffer 10 der Richtlinie über allgemeine Produktsicherheit (2001/95/EG) ist der meldende Mitgliedstaat für die mitgeteilten Informationen verantwortlich. Die Kommission übernimmt keine Verantwortung für die Korrektheit der bereitgestellten Informationen.

Disclaimer - FR

Les informations publiées dans les rapports hebdomadaires sont fournies par les points de contact officiels des États membres de l'UE et de l'AELE/EEE. Au titre de l'annexe II.10 de la directive relative à la sécurité générale des produits(2001/95/CE), la responsabilité des informations fournies incombe à la seule partie notifiante. La Commission décline toute responsabilité quant à l'exactitude des informations fournies.

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Wichtiger Hinweis zur Weiterverwendung von RAPEX-Meldungen

Links auf die RAPEX-Webseiten sind vorbehaltlich der Beachtung der Bedingungen zulässig, die Sie unter folgender Adresse finden:
http://europa.eu/abouteuropa/faq/index_de.htm

Das Herunterladen und die Vervielfältigung zum Zwecke der nicht kommerziellen oder kommerziellen Weiterverbreitung von Texten und Fotos in den RAPEX-Meldungen unterliegen der vorherigen Genehmigungspflicht.

Die Informationen in den Wochenübersichten dürfen nicht angepasst oder verändert werden. Übersetzungen der RAPEX-Meldungen aus der ursprünglich veröffentlichten englischsprachigen Fassung sind nach Abschluss einer gebührenfreien Lizenzvereinbarung zulässig.

Anträge auf Genehmigungen oder Lizenzen sind zu richten an: copyright-info@publications.europa.eu

Avis important concernant la réutilisation des notifications RAPEX

Il est possible de créer des hyperliens vers le site web consacré au système RAPEX, à condition de respecter les conditions décrites à l'adresse suivante:
http://europa.eu/abouteuropa/faq/index_fr.htm

Le téléchargement et la reproduction à des fins de rediffusion, commerciale ou non, de tout contenu textuel ou photographique dans les notifications RAPEX doivent faire l'objet d'une autorisation préalable.

Les informations présentées dans l'aperçu hebdomadaire ne peuvent être adaptées ou modifiées par l'utilisateur. La traduction, à partir de la version originale en anglais, des notifications RAPEX publiées sur le site RAPEX est soumise à un accord de licence à titre gratuit.

Pour demander une autorisation ou un accord de licence, veuillez vous adresser à: copyright-info@publications.europa.eu

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