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Weekly overview report of RAPEX notifications

Report 28 (Published on: 13/07/2012)

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

1
A12/0983/12

Spain

Category: Toys

Product: Wooden rattle

Brand: V&F

Name: Campanilla

Type/number of model: Ref: 92899 / 6882009928998

Batch number/Barcode:

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Painted wooden rattle. The upper part is shaped like a cage containing a metallic bell. Finished with a wooden ball in the shape of an animal's head (cat).

Country of origin: China


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Choking,
Injuries

The product poses a risk of choking because it can easily break, releasing small parts and it does not comply with the requirements on shape and size so could get stuck in the mouth of children. There is also a risk of injury if the child falls on the toy.

The product does not comply with the Toys Directive and with the relevant European standard EN 71-1:2011.

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal of a product from the market ordered by the authorities.  

 

2
A12/0984/12

Bulgaria

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Children’s outfit

Brand: Sports Ildes

Name: Unknown

Type/number of model: Unknown

Batch number/Barcode: Unknown

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Children’s outfit consisting of a sweatshirt in dark blue, with the inscription “Sports-ildes club”, with white edging and a hood supplied with functional cords. The lower part is a pair of trousers in dark blue with white edging on the sides, the inscription “Sports” and elastic cords in the waist area.

Country of origin: Turkey


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Strangulation

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

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

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal of the product from the market.  

 

3
A12/0985/12

Bulgaria

Category: Food-imitating products

Product: Lip balm

Brand: Unknown

Name:

Type/number of model: ting products

Product: Lip balm

Brand: Unknown

Name: Unknown

Batch number/Barcode: 1024 4944, 852 and 1024 4937, 851

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Lip balm in the form of cakes. Vanilla lip balm in the form of a cake with coloured sticks and the smell of vanilla. Lip balm in the form of a cake with icing and some fruit – apple, with the smell of strawberry.

Country of origin: China


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Choking

The products pose a risk of choking as, due to its characteristic form, appearance, colour and size, they may be mistaken for foodstuffs. The product can easily break, generating small parts that could be placed in the mouth by a child and swallowed.

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.

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal of the product from the market.  

 

4
A12/0986/12

Bulgaria

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Children’s outfit

Brand: Ditex (Дитекс)

Name:

Type/number of model: Name: Unknown

Batch number/Barcode: Unknown

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Children’s outfit consisting of a sweatshirt in pink, with a brocade inscription “Barbie” (THE PRODUCT MAY BE COUNTERFEIT), butterflies and a purple hood supplied with functional cords. The lower part is a pair of trousers with a printed pattern of a butterfly on one of the trouser-legs, elastic and cords in the waist area. Size 26

Country of origin: Bulgaria


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Strangulation,
Injuries

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

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

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal of the product from the market.  

 

5
A12/0987/12

Bulgaria

Category: Food-imitating products

Product: Lip balm

Brand: Unknown

Name: Unknown

Type/number of model: Unknown

Batch number/Barcode: 1021 2271, 330 and 1021 2295, 332

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Lip balm in the form of sweets. One is in the form of a chocolate heart shape with pink icing and the smell of chewing gum. Another is in the form of a brown chocolate with the smell of vanilla.

Country of origin: China


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Choking

The products pose a risk of choking as, due to its characteristic form, appearance, colour and size, they may be mistaken for foodstuffs. The product can easily break generating small parts that could be placed in the mouth by a child and swallowed.

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.

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal of the product from the market.  

 

6
A12/0988/12

Bulgaria

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Children’s outfit

Brand: Ditex (Дитекс)

Name: Unknown

Type/number of model: Unknown

Batch number/Barcode: Unknown

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Children’s outfit consisting of a sweatshirt in pink, with the inscription “Dactty” and a printed pattern of flowers and butterflies, pockets with velvet edging and a hood supplied with functional cords. The lower part is a pair of trousers with the inscription “Girl” on one of the trouser-legs and a printed pattern of butterflies, a flower and a heart, with elastic and cords in the waist area.

Size 34

Country of origin: Bulgaria


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Strangulation,
Injuries

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

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

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal of the product from the market.  

 

7
A12/0989/12

Bulgaria

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Children’s jacket

Brand: Poldo

Name: Unknown

Type/number of model: Unknown

Batch number/Barcode: Unknown

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Jacket intended for children up to 7 years of age, with functional cords in the hood. On the front there are embroidered patterns depicting flowers and the inscription „I love my pretty bags”. The product is sold in various colours: a combination of grey and pink and a combination of grey and cyclamen.

Country of origin: Turkey


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Strangulation

The product poses a risk of strangulation due to the presence of cords in the hood and neck area.

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

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal of the product from the market.  

 

8
A12/0990/12

Bulgaria

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Children’s top

Brand: Laixier

Name: Unknown

Type/number of model: OQ-102

Batch number/Barcode:

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Children’s top intended for children up to 7 years of age, supplied with cords in the neck area.

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 cords in the neck area.

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

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal of the product from the market.  

 

9
A12/0991/12

Czech Republic

Category: Toys

Product: Whistle with candy

Brand: Light candy

Name: Unknown

Type/number of model: Unknown

Batch number/Barcode: 6921078500527

OECD Portal Category:

Description: A plastic whistle with a light, the plastic mouthpiece is removable. In the upper part, there is candy in the form of a skull. In the central part there are two button cell batteries marked LR41 BUTTONHBCELV and red LED light.

Country of origin: China


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Choking

The product poses a risk of choking because it contains small parts that can be swallowed by children.

The product does not comply with the Toys Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN71-1.

Compulsory measures: Ban on the marketing of the product.  

Poland  

10
A12/0992/12

Italy

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Ladies’ shoes

Brand: Fly Flot

Name: Dream – My Comfort Shoes

Type/number of model: 'Art. 31093, colore Nero 9001– 8007, 310939001 38

Batch number/Barcode: 8 023062 473836

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Black shoes, displaying the words 'FLY FLOT Dream' both on the insoles and on the packaging. Size 38.

Country of origin: China


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Chemical

The product poses a chemical risk because it contains 7 mg/kg of Chromium (VI). In addition, the product contains dimethylformamide in concentration of 39-53 mg/kg.

Chromium (VI) is classified as sensitising and may trigger allergic reactions.

One incident reported.

Compulsory measures: Ban on the marketing of the product.  

 

11
A12/0993/12

Bulgaria

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Children’s outfit

Brand: Shuang Da Ren Kid`s

Name: Unknown

Type/number of model: Unknown

Batch number/Barcode: Unknown

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Children’s outfit consisting of two parts, intended for children up to 7 years of age – trousers and a sleeveless top with a hood supplied with functional cords. The product is sold in transparent polyethylene packaging.

Country of origin: Unknown


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Strangulation

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

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

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal of the product from the market.  

 

12
A12/0994/12

Bulgaria

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Sports trousers

Brand: Bücürük

Name: Unknown

Type/number of model: Item 12326,

Batch number/Barcode: 8690123317936

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Boys’ sports trousers in dark blue colour with red edging on the legs and red functional cords in the waist area. On the left trouser-leg there is a red emblem bearing the inscription: „BCRK League Old Team”, „1996”.

Country of origin: Turkey


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Injuries

The product poses risk of injuries due to the presence of a cord in the waist area with free ends which is not fixed in at least one point and is too long.

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

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal of the product from the market.  

 

13
A12/0995/12

Bulgaria

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Children’s tops

Brand: Bücürük

Name: Unknown

Type/number of model: 62088

Batch number/Barcode: barcode 8690123362844

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Girls’ tops, pink and white, with shorts sleeves. On the front there is a cat with an umbrella and a bag, a car and the inscription “Princess Enjoy time”. In the neck area there are cords tied in a ribbon. There are two attached textile labels: the first one bears the inscription: „Bücürük ® girls”, an indication of the child’s age and sizes and the second one has the inscription: Made in Turkey, ord.No 62088 and treatment symbols.

Country of origin: Turkey


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Strangulation

The product poses a risk of strangulation because of the presence of cords in the neck area.

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

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal of the product from the market.  

 

14
A12/0996/12

Bulgaria

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Children’s trousers

Brand: „Bücürük”

Name:

Type/number of model: textiles and fashion items

Product: Children’s trousers

Brand: „Bücürük”

Name: Unknown

Item number: 12254

Batch number/Barcode: 8690123342907

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Boys’ trousers in blue, grey and white colours; with an appliquéd pattern on one of the trouser-legs – a car, and functional cords in the waist area. The cords have not been attached and move freely.

Country of origin: Turkey


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Injuries

The product poses a risk of injuries to children due to the presence of a cord with free ends which is not fixed in at least one point and could be pulled out by a child.

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

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal of the product from the market.  

 

15
A12/0997/12

Bulgaria

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Children’s trousers

Brand: „Bücürük”

Name: Unknown

Type/number of model: Item number 12264

Batch number/Barcode: 8690123414215

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Boys’ sports trousers. In the waist area there are functional cords that have not been fixed in at least one point. Colours – blue with white edging and white cords; grey with yellow cords and edging. On one of the trouser-legs there is an appliquéd pattern of „Spider man” and the inscription „The Amazing Spider-Man” (THE PRODUCT MAY BE COUNTERFEIT).

Country of origin: Turkey


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Injuries

The product poses a risk of injuries due to the presence of a cord with free ends which is not fixed in at least one point and which can be pulled out by a child.

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

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal of the product from the market.  

 

16
A12/0998/12

Bulgaria

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Children’s shorts

Brand: Bücürük

Name: Unknown

Type/number of model: Unknown

Batch number/Barcode: Item 12104, barcode 8690123292295

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Boys’ yellow shorts with external pockets (one bears the number “2”). In the waist area, there are functional cords that have not been fixed in at least one point. Textile labels are attached to the shorts.

Country of origin: Turkey


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Injuries

The product poses risk of injuries due to the presence of a cord with knots on the end which is not fixed in at least one point.

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

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal of the product from the market.  

 

17
A12/0999/12

Bulgaria

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Children’s short trousers

Brand: „Bücürük”

Name: Unknown

Type/number of model: Unknown

Item number: 12061

Batch number/Barcode: 8690123292295

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Boys’ short trousers with functional cords in the waist area, not fixed in at least one point. Colours – light blue, dark blue and red. On the trouser-leg there is an inscription „Holiday” and a crab.

Country of origin: Turkey


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Injuries

The products pose a risk of injuries due to the presence of a cord with free ends which is not fixed in at least one point.

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

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal of the product from the market.  

 

18
A12/1000/12

Bulgaria

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Children’s trousers

Brand: „Bücürük”

Name: Unknown

Type/number of model: Unknown

Item number: 12300

Batch number/Barcode: 8690123281572

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Boys’ trousers with functional cords in the waist area not fixed in at least one point. Colour – dark blue, with two types of pockets.

Country of origin: Turkey


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Injuries

The product poses a risk of injuries to the child due to the presence of a cord with free ends which is not fixed in at least one point and can be pulled out by the child.

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

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal of the product from the market.  

 

19
A12/1001/12

Bulgaria

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Children’s shorts

Brand: Bücürük

Name: Unknown

Type/number of model: Unknown

Batch number/Barcode: Item 12057, barcode 8690123290154

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Girls’ shorts in pink colour. In the waist area there are non-attached functional cords.

Country of origin: Turkey


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Injuries

The product poses risk of injuries due to the presence of a cord in the waist area with free ends which is not fixed in at least one point and can be pulled out by the child.

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

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal of the product from the market.  

 

20
A12/1002/12

Bulgaria

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Children’s trousers

Brand: „Bücürük”

Name: Unknown

Type/number of model: 12301

Barcode 8690123291854

Batch number/Barcode:

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Children’ sports trousers. Colours – dark blue with white edging and white cords; Grey with blue cords and edging; White with yellow cords and edging. In the waist area there are cords that have not been attached.

Country of origin: Turkey


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Injuries

The products pose a risk of injuries to the child due to the presence of a cord with free ends which is not fixed and can be pulled out by the child.

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

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal of the product from the market.  

 

21
A12/1003/12

Italy

Category: Toys

Product: Plastic toy

Brand: Long Trading

Name: Funny Orangutan

Type/number of model: Mod. 913

Batch number/Barcode: Unknown

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Small battery-powered monkey with lights and sounds.

Country of origin: China


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Chemical

The product poses a chemical risk because the green PVC electrical cable contains 0.83% by weight of bis (2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP). Furthermore, a short-circuit of the insulation between the components at different polarities causes the batteries to overheat beyond the permissible limit.

The product does not comply with the Toy safety directive and with the relevant European standards EN 62115 and EN 71-1

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

Compulsory measures: Ban on the marketing of the product.  

 

22
A12/1004/12

Germany

Category: Cosmetics

Product: Nail modelling product

Brand: NaiLexus

Name: Liquid Monomer

Type/number of model: Unknown

Batch number/Barcode: B0611-M130

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Nail modelling and extension material. Container: white, labelled plastic canister with white plastic screw cap. Capacity: 32 fl.oz.

Country of origin: United States


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Chemical

The product poses a chemical risk because it contains 93.7% methyl methacrylate (MMA). In its "Health assessment of nail modelling cosmetics containing methyl metacrylate" of 22 December 2011, the Bundesinstitut für Risikobewertung (BfR, Federal Institute for Risk Assessment) considers methyl metacrylate present in concentrations of 80-90 % in the nail modelling cosmetics to be harmful to health due to the high sensitizing potential, which can also cause ongoing damage to nails.

Voluntary measures: Destruction of the product.  

 

23
A12/1005/12

United Kingdom

Category: Furniture

Product: Bed

Brand: IKEA

Name: Folldal Leather Bed

Type/number of model:

A small quantity of units intended for mainland Europe only, has been supplied in error to the UK and Irish markets:

FOLLDAL bed frame 140x200 Grann white #002-043-99

FOLLDAL bed frame 160x200 Grann white #602-044-00

Batch number/Barcode: Unknown

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Bed. Headboard and frame, cover material is leather.

Country of origin: Poland


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Fire

The headboard and frame may catch fire if the filling is exposed to a flame.

The product does not comply with the relevant national standard BS 5852.

Voluntary measures: Recall of the product from end users.  

Ireland  

24
A12/1006/12

Bulgaria

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Children’s trousers

Brand: Cichlid

Name: Unknown

Type/number of model: Unknown

Batch number/Barcode: Unknown

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Children’s trousers with a fastening cord in the waist area. In the lower section of the front there are embroidered flowers. No packaging.

Country of origin: Turkey


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Injuries

The product poses a risk of injuries because the cord in the waist area is not fixed to the garment in at least one point and the measured length of the free ends of the cords is too long.

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

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal of the product from the market.  

 

25
A12/1007/12

Bulgaria

Category: Other - Ladders

Product: Combined ladder

Brand: Unknown

Name: Hobby

Type/number of model: MD-808/4x4

Batch number/Barcode: Unknown

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Combined ladder with the following features described in the pictogram: MD-808/4x4, 4.72m, bears a weight of 150 kg, EN 131.

Country of origin: Unknown


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Injuries

The mechanism restricting the opening of the upper part of the ladder can break.

One accident reported.

The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 131.

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal of the product from the market.  

 

26
A12/1008/12

Bulgaria

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Children’s dress

Brand: Miss Azur

Name: Unknown

Type/number of model: Item number PG017

Batch number/Barcode: Unknown

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Children’s dress with five flounces and a halter neck, which is designed and supplied with cords that are intended to be tied at the neck. The dress is blue with white dots. There is white lining as well.

Country of origin: China


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Strangulation

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

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

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal of the product from the market.  

 

27
A12/1009/12

Bulgaria

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Children’s dress

Brand: “Fashion moda”

Name:

Type/number of model: textiles and fashion items

Product: Children’s dress

Brand: “Fashion moda”

Name: Unknown

Batch number/Barcode: Unknown

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Children’s dress, white colour, with a halter neck and edging with free ends intended to be tied at the neck.

Country of origin: China


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Strangulation

Due to the presence of a cord with free ends in the neck area of halter-neck garments and also due to the presence of cords in the neck area, the products do not meet the requirements

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

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal of the product from the market.  

 

28
A12/1010/12

Bulgaria

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Children’s sports trousers

Brand: Nex 56

Name: Unknown

Type/number of model: Unknown

Batch number/Barcode: Unknown

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Children’s sports trousers in grey colour, supplied with a cord at the waist. There is an attached textile label with the following information: Nex 56 new generation, by BATO, established 1995..

Country of origin: Turkey


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Injuries

The product poses a risk of injuries due to the presence of a long cord in the waist area which has free ends that are not fixed in at least one end.

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

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal of the product from the market.  

 

29
A12/1011/12

Bulgaria

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Children’s shorts

Brand: XIANHAO

Name: Unknown

Type/number of model: ZWH-002

Batch number/Barcode:

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Children’s bermuda shorts, supplied with a cord.

Country of origin: China


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Injuries

The product poses a risk of injuries to children because of the presence of a cord with free ends that has not been fixed in at least one point.

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

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal of the product from the market.  

 

30
A12/1012/12

Hungary

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Children’s coat

Brand: HONG

Name: Unknown

Type/number of model: Model: A01

Batch number/Barcode: Unknown

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Pink coat with hood for young children. In the waist area there is a drawstring. Size: 104, 116.

Country of origin: China


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Injuries

The product poses a risk of injuries due to the presence of a drawstring with free ends in the waist which protrude by 300 mm at each end when the garment is opened.

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

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal of the product from the market and recall from end users.  

 

31
A12/1013/12

Ireland

Category: Motor vehicles

Product: Passenger car

Brand: Honda

Name: Jazz and Civic

Type/number of model:

Vehicles and production range concerned are as follows:

CHAC Jazz 1.4: 2009, 2010, 2011

HUM Jazz 1.4: 2009, 2010, 2011

Sss Jazz 1.4: 2009, 2010, 2011

HUM Civic 5dr 1.4: 2009, 2010, 2011

HUM Civic 3dr 1.8: 2009

HUM Civic 3dr 1.4: 2009, 2010, 2011

Batch number/Barcode: Unknown

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Passenger car.

Country of origin: United Kingdom

No pictures are available

Injuries

Due to a software error in the transmission control unit, if the vehicle is parked in reverse gear and the engine restarted and neutral or first gear is then selected, the vehicle may not move, may stall or in the worst case may move backwards unexpectedly. This unexpected reverse movement could cause an accident.

Voluntary measures: Recall of the product from end users  

Germany,
The Netherlands,
Denmark,
Greece,
Estonia,
Hungary,
Slovenia,
Sweden,
United Kingdom,
Finland,
Iceland,
Portugal  

32
A12/1014/12

Hungary

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Girls’ sweater

Brand: CAIBA

Name: Unknown

Type/number of model: Model: D-DY-26

Batch number/Barcode: Unknown

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Camouflage coloured sweater with decorative cords and drawstrings. Size: 98,104, 134/140.

Country of origin: China


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Injuries

The product poses a risk of injuries because the sleeves of the sweater include decorative cords from the shoulder to the elbow and the sides of the product include drawstrings, which form loops in the waist area.

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

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal of the product from the market and recall from end users.  

 

33
A12/1015/12

Slovakia

Category: Toys

Product: Toy mobile phone

Brand: Aether Champion

Name: Transformable Mobilephone

Type/number of model: 1821

Batch number/Barcode: Unknown

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Toy mobile phone.

Country of origin: China


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Damage to hearing

The product poses a risk of damage to hearing because the sound level is too high.

The product does not comply with the Toys Directive and with the relevant European standard EN 71-1.

Compulsory measures: Ban on the marketing of the product.  

 

34
A12/1016/12

Hungary

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Children's top

Brand: Moga MXI

Name: Unknown

Type/number of model: Model: XGL-1250A

Batch number/Barcode: Unknown

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Children's top with hood, zip fastener and pockets. The hood has a drawstring with knots on the ends. The front of the sweatshirt is decorated with an inscription: "Girlie Dangerous Division Mission ". Size: 134-164.

Country of origin: China


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Strangulation

The product poses a risk of strangulation because of the presence of a drawstring in the hood. The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 14682.

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal of the product from the market and recall from end users.  

 

35
A12/1017/12

Hungary

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Waistcoat for girls

Brand: H&S

Name: Unknown

Type/number of model: L-831C

Batch number/Barcode: 558258168

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Waistcoat for girls with hood, zip fastener and two pockets. The hood is decorated with artificial fur. The hood has a drawstring with knots and plastic toggles on the ends. Size: 98-134

Country of origin: Unknown


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Strangulation

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

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

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal of the product from the market.  

 

36
A12/1018/12

Hungary

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Girl's coat

Brand: Crossfire

Name: Unknown

Type/number of model: Model: C 08

Batch number/Barcode: Unknown

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Girl’s pink, hooded coat. The hood is decorated with artificial fur and has an unfixed drawstring with knots and metal toggles on the ends.

Country of origin: China


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Strangulation

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

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

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal of the product from the market.  

 

37
A12/1019/12

Germany

Category: Motor vehicles

Product: Passenger car

Brand: Opel

Name: Zafira

Type/number of model: Type: A-H/Monocab, A-H Monocab/V, P-J/SW. EC type approval: e1*2007/46*0497*01, e1*2007/46*0595*02, e4*2007/46*0204*06

Batch number/Barcode: Unknown

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Passenger car.

Country of origin: Germany

No pictures are available

Fire

On some vehicles, compressed natural gas (CNG) valves have been fitted which, as a result of production variations, have an incorrect internal diameter. This can cause natural gas to escape from the CNG cylinders leading to a fire hazard.

Voluntary measures: Recall of the product from end users.  

Sweden  

38
A12/1020/12

Hungary

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Girl’s coat

Brand: Yi Li Fao

Name: Unknown

Type/number of model: Model. Y-531

Batch number/Barcode: Unknown

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Pink hooded coat for girls. The hood has an elastic drawstring with plastic toggles. The drawstring forms a protruding loop. Size: 86-116.

Country of origin: Unknown


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Strangulation

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

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

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal of the product from the market and recall from end users.  

 

39
A12/1021/12

Spain

Category: Decorative articles

Product: Candles with plastic stand

Brand: Bosque verde

Name: Unknown

Type/number of model: Lots starting with 1, 2A, 2B and 2C

Batch number/Barcode: 8480000491619

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Pack of four candles in transparent plastic packaging with a label which reads: "4 lighting candles. Keep out of the reach of children. Keep in vertical position. Do not move the candle when it is lit or if it is extinguished when the product is still liquid. Do not throw the packaging away as litter after use." The same label indicates various warning symbols and the name of the manufacturer, brand, customer care phone number, barcode, etc.

Country of origin: Italy


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Burns,
Fire

The product poses a risk of burns and fire because when a flame is applied directly on the walls of the holder of the candle, it melts and catches fire, and does not extinguish itself.

The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 15493.

One incident reported.

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal of the product from the market.  

 

40
A12/1022/12

Hungary

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: girls’ trousers

Brand: Sincere

Name: Unknown

Type/number of model: Model: M-9178

Batch number/Barcode: Unknown

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Girls’ leisure trousers with two pockets. The trousers are decorated with inscriptions: „MISS BRIUM” and with a girl’s figure. Size: 116-134.

Country of origin: Unknown


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Injuries

The product poses a risk of injuries because the waist part of the trousers includes a non-fixed drawstring.

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

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal of the product from the market and recall from end users.  

 

41
A12/1023/12

Hungary

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Girl’s bikini

Brand: Keyzi

Name: Unknown

Type/number of model: IWA

Batch number/Barcode: 5 907441 610377

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Girl’s bikini. The top can be tied with cords that have free ends in the neck area and at the back. The bottom of the bikini can be adjusted and tied with cords that have free ends in the waist area. The cords have knotted ends. Size: 122, 128, 134, 146.

Country of origin: Poland


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Injuries,
Strangulation

The product poses a risk of strangulation and injuries because of the presence of functional cords with free ends and knots in the neck area, the back and the waist.

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

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal of the product from the market and recall from end users.  

 

42
A12/1024/12

Hungary

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Girl's shorts

Brand: CAIBA

Name: Unknown

Type/number of model: MT-371

Batch number/Barcode: Unknown

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Red shorts with two pockets. The waist part of the trousers has a non-fixed drawstring with knots and metal toggles on the ends. Size: 104, 110, 116, 122, 128.

Country of origin: Unknown


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Injuries

The product poses a risk of injuries because it has a non-fixed drawstring with knots and metal toggles on the ends.

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

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal of the product from the market and recall from end users.  

 

43
A12/1025/12

Hungary

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Children’s sweatshirt

Brand: Moga Kid's

Name: unknown

Type/number of model: TD-5312

Batch number/Barcode: 5999552125312

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Children's sweatshirt with hood, zip-fastener and kangaroo pockets. The hood has a non-fixed drawstring with knots on the ends. The product is decorated with two inscriptions: "Follow", "MISS & GIRLS dance". It is available in pink, purple, and grey colours. Size: 128-152.

Country of origin: China


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Strangulation

The product poses a risk of strangulation because of the presence of a drawstring in the hood. The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 14682.

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal of the product from the market and recall from end users.  

 

44
A12/1026/12

Hungary

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Girl’s coat

Brand: Morning Sun

Name: Unknown

Type/number of model: 1118

Batch number/Barcode: 6820105991118

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Girl’s hooded coat. The hood has a non-fixed drawstring with knots and metal toggles on the ends. The product is decorated with an embroidered inscription: "Greetn" and a butterfly. Size: 4-7.

Country of origin: China


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Strangulation

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

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

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal of the product from the market.  

 

45
A12/1027/12

Slovakia

Category: Toys

Product: Babies' rattles

Brand: Toys

Name: Toys

Type/number of model: NO: 328A,
NO: 328B

Batch number/Barcode: 4792817371560

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Babies' rattles with handles made from yellow-red and orange-red plastic materials. The latter produces a noise from a green wheel. Packed in transparent bags closed with varicoloured cardboard.

Country of origin: China


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Damage to hearing,
Choking

The products pose a risk of choking because the handles of the rattles are too long and they may get stuck in the mouth of a baby who is unable to sit up unaided. The orange-green rattle poses a risk of damage to hearing because the detected noise level is too high.

The product does not comply with the Toys Directive and the relevant European standard EN 71-1:2011.

Compulsory measures: Ban on the marketing of the product.  

 

46
A12/1028/12

Bulgaria

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Children’s outfit

Brand: Ditex

Name: Unknown

Type/number of model: Unknown

Batch number/Barcode: Unknown

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Children’s outfit consisting of a sweatshirt in light grey colour, with an inscription “S.O.S. CLASS World’s Race Series”, pockets, velvet sleeve edges and a hood supplied with functional cords. The lower part is a pair of trousers with the inscription “Island 39” on one of the trouser-legs, elastic and cords in the waist area.

Country of origin: Bulgaria


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Strangulation

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

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

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal of the product from the market.  

 

47
A12/1029/12

Bulgaria

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Children’s shorts

Brand: Bücürük

Name: Unknown

Type/number of model: Unknown

Batch number/Barcode: Item 12147; barcode: 8690123379712

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Girls’ shorts in pink colour, with a cord at the waist.

Country of origin: Turkey


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Injuries

The product poses a potential risk of injuries due to the presence of a cord with free ends in the waist area.

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

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal of the product from the market.  

 

48
A12/1030/12

Bulgaria

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Children’s sleeveless jacket

Brand: Bücürük

Name:

Type/number of model:

Batch number/Barcode:

OECD Portal Category:

Description: children’s sleeveless jacket

Country of origin: Unknown


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Strangulation

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

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

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal of the product from the market.  

 

49
A12/1031/12

Bulgaria

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Children’s trousers

Brand: Bücürük

Name:

Type/number of model: textiles and fashion items

Product: Children’s trousers

Brand: Bücürük

Name: Unknown

Batch number/Barcode: 12303, barcode 8690123292011

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Boys’ sports trousers. Colours – dark blue /black/ with grey edging and cords; grey with blue cords and edging, blue with dark blue edging. In the waist area there are cords that have not been attached. There are two attached textile labels: the first one has the inscription: „Bücürük ® boys”, an indication of the children’s age and the sizes.

Country of origin: Turkey


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Injuries

The product poses a risk of injuries due to the presence of a cord with free ends which is not fixed in at least one point and can be pulled out by the child.

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

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal of the product from the market.  

 

50
A12/1032/12

Bulgaria

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Children’s dress

Brand: Unknown

Name: Unknown

Type/number of model: Unknown

Batch number/Barcode: Unknown

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Children’s dress in various colours. It has a halter-neck upper part, which is designed and supplied with two cords having knots at the ends which pass through a wooden ball that regulates their length and are intended to be tied at the neck. There is a belt sewn into the side edges which is intended to be tied at the back. In the neck area there is a six-line decorative element made of plastic balls.

Country of origin: China


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Strangulation

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

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

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal of the product from the market.  

 

51
A12/1033/12

Bulgaria

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Children’s sleeveless jacket

Brand: “OOPM”

Name: Unknown

Type/number of model: Model QA-3

Batch number/Barcode: Unkown

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Children’s sleeveless jacket, with a hood and an embroidered pattern with the inscription “Yatsi Girl”. The product is available in various colours and has polar lining. There are two pockets with decorative cords that hang below the lower edge of the garment.

Country of origin: China


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Strangulation

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

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

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal of the product from the market.  

 

52
A12/1034/12

United Kingdom

Category: Childcare articles and children's equipment

Product: Amber teething necklace

Brand: Unknown

Name: "Dark Cognac Beans", "Raw Dark Cognac Beans", "Raw Cognac Baroque" and "Raw Lemon Baroque & Cherry Beans"

Type/number of model: Unknown

Batch number/Barcode: Unknown

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Baltic amber necklace. The beads are separated by knots.

Country of origin: Lithuania


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Choking

The product poses a risk of choking because the small baby necklace can, when it is not worn around the neck, be swallowed by small children.

Voluntary measures: Recall of the product from end users.  

 

53
A12/1035/12

United Kingdom

Category: Childcare articles and children's equipment

Product: Amber teething necklace

Brand: Unknown

Name: "Rainbow Baroque with cherry" and "Green beans"

Type/number of model: Unknown

Batch number/Barcode: Unknown

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Baltic amber necklace with beads separated by knots.

Country of origin: Lithuania


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Choking

The product poses a risk of choking because the small baby necklace can, when it is not worn around the neck, be swallowed by small children.

Voluntary measures: Recall of the product from end users.  

 

54
A12/1036/12

France

Category: Cosmetics

Product: Black Henna

Brand: Royal

Name: Royal Black Henna

Type/number of model: LIC CODE : RAJ/COS/97/1822-C B.No: 209 Mfg.Dt: 08-2010

Batch number/Barcode: Unknown

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Cardboard box (dimensions: 125x90x35mm) containing 6 x 10g sachets of powder hair dye. Inside each sachet there is an instruction leaflet in two languages: English and Arabic. No instructions in French.

Country of origin: India


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Chemical

The product poses a chemical risk because it contains 2-nitro-para-phenylenediamine, a substance which is prohibited in cosmetics and 9.3 % of Para phenylenediamine (PPD) which is classified as strong sensitised. In addition the labelling does not have any of the warnings which should appear on the labelling of hair dyes containing this substance.

One accident reported

The product does not comply with the relevant national legislation and the Cosmetics Regulation.

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal of the product from the market and warning to consumers of the risks.  

Ireland  

55
A12/1037/12

Hungary

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Boy's sleeveless jacket

Brand: QiFeng

Name: Unknown

Type/number of model: Model: 5152B

Batch number/Barcode: Unknown

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Hooded sleeveless jacket for boys. The hood can be removed by using a zipper and has an elastic drawstring with plastic toggles at the ends. The waistcoat is decorated with the inscription: „FLOWER 58”. The product is available in the colours red-blue-khaki and blue-white-orange. Size: 122-128.

Country of origin: Unknown


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Strangulation,
Injuries

The product poses a risk of strangulation and injuries due to the presence of a drawstring with toggles at the ends in the hood. The drawstring is elastic and if the child pulls it the toggles may spring into the eyes and face causing injuries.

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

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal of the product from the market and recall from end users.  

 

56
A12/1038/12

Hungary

Category: Lighting chains

Product: Lighting chain

Brand: Somogyi Elektronic

Name: Christmas Lighting by Somogyi

Type/number of model: Model: G 4150

Batch number/Barcode: 5 998312 766842

OECD Portal Category:

Description: The lighting chain includes serial connected, non-replaceable 50 LED lamps and a rectifier unit. The lights are attached to plastic icicle forms. Packaging: cardboard box.

Country of origin: China


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Electric shock

The product poses a risk of electric shock because:

·   The wire ends soldered to the LEDs are not adequately protected against pulling and twisting.

·   The accessible wires have only basic insulation. If the insulation is damaged, live metal parts become accessible.

·   The cover fixing screw joints of the rectifier unit do not have sufficient strength. During normal use the covering of the rectifier unit can open and live parts become accessible.

·   It is not protected against moisture but is recommended for outdoor use.

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

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal of the product from the market and recall from end users.  

 

57
A12/1039/12

Hungary

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Girls’ outfit

Brand: WANDENG

Name: Unknown

Type/number of model: Model: RJ-2447-NTH

Batch number/Barcode: Unknown

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Girl’s outfit in olive green colour consisting of trousers and sweatshirt with hood and zip-fastener. The hood and waistband of the sweatshirt include a non-fixed drawstring with knots and plastic beads on the ends. The sweatshirt is decorated with inscriptions: "MISS Miss Piano" and "Breeze Girls Fashion". The trousers are decorated with an inscription: "B Girls Fashion" Size: 128,140,146,158.

Country of origin: China


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Injuries,
Strangulation

The product poses a risk of strangulation and injuries because of the presence of non-fixed drawstrings.

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

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal of the product from the market and recall from end users.  

 

58
A12/1040/12

Hungary

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Sweatshirt for children

Brand: Seagull

Name: Unknown

Type/number of model: Model: CSQ-918

Batch number/Barcode: 545321687

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Hooded leisure sweatshirt for children. The hood has a drawstring with free ends. The sweatshirt is decorated with an inscription: „FREESTYLE 8”.

Country of origin: China


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Strangulation

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

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

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal of the product from the market and recall from end users.  

 

59
A12/1041/12

Hungary

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Girls’ trousers

Brand: AD miring

Name: Unknown

Type/number of model: Model. TK-931

Batch number/Barcode: 7453002695485

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Pink trousers for young girls. The waistband of the trousers includes an unattached drawstring. The trousers are decorated with an inscription: "Wheeler’s Smith". Size: 98.

Country of origin: China


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Injuries

The product poses a risk of strangulation due to the presence of non-fixed drawstrings in the waist area.

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

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal of the product from the market and recall from end users.  

 

60
A12/1042/12

Hungary

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Girl’s top

Brand: KE YI QI

Name: Unknown

Type/number of model: K-958

Batch number/Barcode: Unknown

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Girl’s leisure top with hood and zip-fastener. The hood has an unfixed drawstring with knots on the ends. The product is decorated with an inscription: "1976".

Country of origin: China


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Strangulation

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

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

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal of the product from the market and recall from end users.  

 

61
A12/1043/12

Hungary

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Children’s outfit

Brand: Ambitionfly

Name: Unknown

Type/number of model: Model. AB580110A

Batch number/Barcode: 2325523580110

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Children’s outfit consisting of trousers and sweatshirt with hood and zip-fastener. The hood can be removed by using a zipper and includes an elastic unfixed drawstring with knots and plastic toggles on the ends. The waistband of the trousers also includes an unattached drawstring. Size: 134/140-158/164.

Country of origin: China


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Injuries,
Strangulation

The product poses a risk of strangulation and injuries because of the presence of non-fixed drawstrings. The drawstring of the hood is made out of rubber; if the child pulls it the toggles may spring back into its eyes and face causing eye and face injuries.

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

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal of the product from the market.  

 

62
A12/1044/12

Lithuania

Category: Electrical appliances and equipment

Product: Extension lead

Brand: Unknown

Name: European Electrico Soquete com Interruptor

Type/number of model: N 4410421

Batch number/Barcode: 4770590104216

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Cord extension set with 3 sockets and 1.5m cable, packed in a transparent plastic bag.

Country of origin: China


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Electric shock

The product poses a risk of electric shock because the cable: • has no earth lead, • is not properly anchored and live parts can thus become accessible.

The product does not comply with the Low Voltage Directive (LVD) and the relevant European standard EN 60884.

Compulsory measures: Ban on the marketing of the product.  

 

63
A12/1045/12

Lithuania

Category: Electrical appliances and equipment

Product: Cable

Brand: VOLTRIM

Name: Voltrim Kable

Type/number of model: YDYp z/o 4x1,5 mm2

Batch number/Barcode: Unknown

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Electric cable.

Country of origin: Poland


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Electric shock,
Fire

The electric resistance of the wires is too high and the thickness of the insulation is not sufficient.

The product does not comply with the Low Voltage Directive (LVD) and the relevant European standard EN 50395.

Compulsory measures: Ban on the marketing of the product.  

 

64
A12/1046/12

Finland

Category: Other

Product: Carbon monoxide detector

Brand: Fireman

Name: Carbon Monoxide Alarm (Häkävaroitin)

Type/number of model: model GS801, product number 1464

Batch number/Barcode: batch 201002231, EAN 6430028869589

OECD Portal Category:

Description: Carbon monoxide detector, round, white plastic, diameter 10,7 cm, packed in a cardboard box.

Country of origin: China


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Asphyxiation

The detector is not able to detect carbon monoxide.

The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 50291.

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal of the product from the market and recall from end users.  

 

65
A12/1047/12

Bulgaria

Category: Toys

Product: Plastic doll with bottle

Brand: Kaili toys

Name: Unknown

Type/number of model: Unknown

Batch number/Barcode: 6946091600078

OECD Portal Category:

Description: The set consists of two pieces, baby doll and feeding-bottle, made of flexible plastic material. The bottle is pink with a printed dog on it. The baby has a red shirt, blue trousers and it holds a bottle in his/her hand. Packaging: a transparent bag closed by a cardboard fastener with CE marking.

Country of origin: China


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Chemical

The product poses a chemical risk because the doll's face contains 20% by weight of bis (2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP).

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

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal of the product from the market.  

 

66
A12/1048/12

Portugal

Category: Cosmetics

Product: Skin lightening product

Brand: Rapid `Clair

Name: Rapid' Clair Super éclaircissant Körpermilch

Type/number of model: Unknown

Batch number/Barcode: 302 152 K 3 / 700607 900013

OECD Portal Category:

Description: 500 ml white plastic bottle with an orange screw top and a label with orange print. Expiration date: 02/2016.

Country of origin: Unknown


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Chemical

This product poses a chemical risk because it contains hydroquinone.

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

Compulsory measures: Import rejected at border.  

 

(*)

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.

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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.

Important notice concerning re-use of RAPEX notifications

Links to the RAPEX website may be created subject to respect of the conditions set out at the following web address:
http://europa.eu/abouteuropa/faq/index_en.htm

Downloading and reproduction for non-commercial or commercial redissemination of any textual and photographic material contained in the RAPEX notifications are subject to prior permission.

The information contained in the weekly overviews may not be adapted or modified by the user. Translations of the RAPEX notifications from the original English-language edition published on the RAPEX website are subject to the conclusion of a free of charge licence agreement.

For permissions or licences, requests shall be addressed to: copyright-info@publications.europa.eu

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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