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Weekly overview report of RAPEX notifications

Report 47 (Published on: 29/11/2013)

Corrigendum: Notification A12/1248/12 from week 33 of 2012 has been temporarily removed as the risk posed by the product concerned is being re-assessed by the notifying authorities.

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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
A12/1631/13

France

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Leather gloves

Brand: Unknown

Name: Top quality

Type/number of model: Unknown

Batch number/Barcode: Unknown

OECD Portal Category: 67000000 - Clothing

Description: Pairs of leather gloves with silk lining in a transparent plastic packaging.

Country of origin: China

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Chemical

The product poses a chemical risk because it contains Chromium VI (6 mg/kg). Chromium VI is classified as sensitising and may trigger allergic reactions.

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal of the product from the market,
Recall of the product from end users,
Destruction of the product  

 

2
A12/1632/13

Germany

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Ladies' shoes

Brand: Goldstep

Name: Unknown

Type/number of model: Style No.:139.31.000.41 ,
Model: 313-47.87

Batch number/Barcode: 3303001613

OECD Portal Category: 63000000 - Footwear

Description: Cream-coloured shoes for ladies, size 40, brown sole and lining, light-brown leather insole.

Country of origin: The Netherlands

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Chemical

The product poses a chemical risk because it contains Chromium (VI) (29.5 mg/kg). Chromium (VI) is classified as sensitising and may trigger allergic reactions.

Voluntary measures: Withdrawal of the product from the market  

 

3
A12/1633/13

Germany

Category: Hobby/sports equipment

Product: Bicycle tyre

Brand: Schwalbe

Name: Ultremo ZX

Type/number of model: ZX 23-622

Batch number/Barcode: Tyres manufactured between June 2012 and February 2013 are affected.

OECD Portal Category: 71000000 - Sports Equipment

Description: Tyres for racing bike with bead wire. Black and white colour.

Country of origin: Indonesia

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Injuries

A possible carcass defect in the ridge area can result in the tyre coming off.

Voluntary measures: Recall of the product from end users  

Greece,
Ireland,
Denmark,
Finland,
Sweden  

4
A12/1634/13

Croatia

Category: Cosmetics

Product: Lipstick

Brand: Yabaolian- truth love

Name: Lipstick- professional make up

Type/number of model: Y0007

Batch number/Barcode: 6933836100184

OECD Portal Category: 53000000 - Beauty / Personal Care / Hygiene

Description: The lipstick is packaged in transparent and gold plastic primary packaging. The inscription "Yabaolian lipstick" is written on the primary packaging.The product is placed on the shelves in group cardboard packaging.The cardboard packaging is orange and has women face and lipstick pictures printed on it.The following inscriptions are printed on the group packaging: "Yabaolian truth love", "Lipstick professional make-up"", "The charm of a wonderful woman...".

Country of origin: China

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Chemical

The products pose a chemical risk due to the presence of 2.04 mg/kg of lead.

The products do not comply with the Cosmetic Products Regulation.

Compulsory measures: Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures,
Destruction of the product  

 

5
A12/1635/13

Croatia

Category: Hobby/sports equipment

Product: Airsoft gun

Brand: Cong le

Name: Airsoft Gun

Type/number of model: CL-P167K

Batch number/Barcode: Unknown

OECD Portal Category: 71000000 - Sports Equipment

Description: Black plastic Airsoft gun with laser aimer. Packed in blue cardboard box.

Country of origin: China

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Damage to sight

The product contains a class 3B laser which could cause damage to sight.

Compulsory measures: Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures  

 

6
A12/1636/13

United Kingdom

Category: Machinery

Product: Outdoor power tools

Brand: Hitachi / Tanaka

Name: Unknown

Type/number of model: Hitachi loop handle brush cutter CG22EAD(SLP) CG22EAS(SLP) CG22EAB(LP) CG24EASP(SL) CG27EASP(SL) CG25EUS(L) CG40EAS(LP),
Tanaka loop handle brush cutter TCG22EAD(SLP) TCG22EAS(SLP) TCG22EAB(LP) TCG24EASP(SL),
Hitachi bike handled brush cutter CG22EAS(SP) CG24EASP(S) CG27EASP(S) CG25EUS CG40EAS(P) ,
Tanaka bike handled brush cutter TCG24EASP(S) TCG27EASP(S) ,
Hitachi pole saw CS27EPAP(S) ,
Tanaka pole saw TCS27EPAP(S) ,
Hitachi pole hedge trimmer CH27EPAP(S) ,
Tanaka pole hedge trimmer TCH27EPAP(S),
Tanaka bike handled brush cutter TCG22EAS(SP),
Tanaka bike handled brush cutter TCG40EAS(P),
KAAZ V440(W)HT-EG40P(P)

Batch number/Barcode: Unknown

OECD Portal Category: 82000000 - Tools / Equipment - Power

Description: Petrol powered outdoor power tools - loop handle brush cutter, bike handled brush cutter, pole saw and pole hedge trimmer

Country of origin: Japan,
China

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Burns,
Fire

The exhaust covers of the products can become very hot to touch and in extreme cases the products could catch fire.

The products do not comply with the Machinery Directive.

Voluntary measures: Recall of the product from end users  

Austria,
Denmark,
Greece,
Slovenia,
Finland,
Ireland  

7
A12/1637/13

Spain

Category: Other

Product: Elastic straps

Brand: DEL

Name: Cuerda pulpo

Type/number of model: Type : 170 cm x 17 mm x 3.5 mm.

Batch number/Barcode: 8435221068430

OECD Portal Category: 58000000 - Cross Segment

Description: Elastic straps with hooks at each end. Size : 170 cm x 17 mm x 3.5 mm. The packaging is a transparent plastic bag with a card insert indicating "DEL Cuerda Pulpo" (DEL octopus strap).

Country of origin: China

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Injuries

The hooks can detach from the elastic strap which can lead to injury to the user. In addition, the labelling and instructions are insufficient.

The product does not comply with the relevant standard BS AU 258.

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal of the product from the market  

 

8
A12/1638/13

Spain

Category: Other

Product: Elastic straps

Brand: DEL

Name: Cuerda pulpo

Type/number of model: Ref N°: 16721

Batch number/Barcode: 8435221016721

OECD Portal Category: 58000000 - Cross Segment

Description: Elastic straps with hooks at each end: 27cm long, 4 mm in diameter. The packaging is a transparent plastic bag with a card insert indicating "Cuerda Pulpo" (Octopus strap).

Country of origin: China

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Injuries

The hooks can detach from the elastic strap which can lead to injury to the user. In addition, the labelling and instructions are insufficient.

The product does not comply with the relevant standard BS AU 258.

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal of the product from the market  

 

9
A12/1639/13

Croatia

Category: Hobby/sports equipment

Product: Airsoft gun

Brand: Huanghe

Name: Airsoft Gun

Type/number of model: A-003

Batch number/Barcode: Unknown

OECD Portal Category: 71000000 - Sports Equipment

Description: Product is black plastic Airsoft gun with laser aimer. Packed in cardboard box.

Country of origin: China

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Damage to sight

The product contains a class 3R laser which could cause damage to sight. No warnings concerning the usage of the laser are given.

The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 60825-1 with respect to warnings and instructions for use.

Compulsory measures: Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures  

 

10
A12/1641/13

Spain

Category: Other

Product: Elastic straps

Brand: GF

Name: Pulpo elastico

Type/number of model: Ref. N:. 00501

Batch number/Barcode: 8512345005012

OECD Portal Category: 58000000 - Cross Segment

Description: Elastico straps with hooks at each end: 1.8 m long. The packaging is a transparent plastic bag with a card insert indicating "Pulpo elástico GF 1,8 m" (GF 1.8 m elasticated octopus).

Country of origin: China

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Injuries

The hooks can detach from the elastic strap which can lead to injury to the user. In addition, the labelling and instructions are insufficient.

The product does not comply with the relevant standard BS AU 258.

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal of the product from the market  

 

11
A12/1642/13

Croatia

Category: Hobby/sports equipment

Product: Airsoft gun

Brand: Unknown

Name: Airsoft Gun

Type/number of model: KW-778L

Batch number/Barcode: Unknown

OECD Portal Category: 71000000 - Sports Equipment

Description: Black plastic airsoft gun with laser aimer. Packed in cardboard box.

Country of origin: China

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Damage to sight

The product contains a class 3R laser which could cause damage to sight. No warnings concerning the usage of the laser are given.

The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 60825-1 with respect to warnings and instructions for use.

Compulsory measures: Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures  

 

12
A12/1643/13

Croatia

Category: Hobby/sports equipment

Product: Airsoft gun

Brand: Fei Xiang

Name: Sport Guns

Type/number of model: SP2022B

Batch number/Barcode: Unknown

OECD Portal Category: 71000000 - Sports Equipment

Description: Black plastic gun airsoft gun with laser aimer. Packed in cardboard box.

Country of origin: China

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Damage to sight

The product contains a class 3R laser which could cause damage to sight. No warnings concerning the usage of the laser are given.

The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 60825-1 with respect to warnings and instructions for use.

Compulsory measures: Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures  

 

13
A12/1644/13

Finland

Category: Communication and media equipment

Product: Tablet computer

Brand: Goclever

Name: Unknown

Type/number of model: Tablet:TAB R104,
Power adapter: BA-520

Batch number/Barcode: 5906736055237

OECD Portal Category: 65000000 - Computing

Description: Tablet computer supplied with a mains power supply.

Country of origin: Poland

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Electric shock,
Fire

The insulation of the power supply is not sufficient and the clearance /creepage distances between the primary and secondary circuits of the power supply are not sufficient.

The plastic material of the enclosure of the power supply is not sufficiently resistant to catching fire.

The product does not comply with the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 60950-1.

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal of the product from the market,
Recall of the product from end users  

Slovenia  

14
A12/1645/13

France

Category: Toys

Product: Wooden pull-along toy

Brand: Okoia Addendo

Name: Unknown

Type/number of model: AD60006 ,
Lot 11/002

Batch number/Barcode: 5420019712001

OECD Portal Category: 86000000 - Toys / Games

Description: Painted wooden toy lorry for pulling, with moveable parts.

Country of origin: China

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Injuries

Some pieces can break leaving sharp edges and points accessible. This may cause injuries to children.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 71-1.

Voluntary measures: Withdrawal of the product from the market  

 

15
A12/1646/13

Spain

Category: Other

Product: Elastic straps

Brand: FPT

Name: Cuerda de equipaje

Type/number of model: Ref.N°: 1. 32676, 2.32677

Batch number/Barcode: 1. 8436046326767 2. 8436046326774

OECD Portal Category: 58000000 - Cross Segment

Description: Elastic straps for baggage with two hooks, one on either end. Packaged in a plastic bag.

Country of origin: China

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Injuries

The hooks can detach from the elastic strap which can lead to injury to the user. In addition, the labelling and instructions are insufficient.

The product does not comply with the relevant standard BS AU 258.

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal of the product from the market  

 

16
A12/1647/13

Croatia

Category: Hobby/sports equipment

Product: Airsoft gun

Brand: Zhengsangtai

Name: Airsoft Gun P757

Type/number of model: No. P757A

Batch number/Barcode: Unknown

OECD Portal Category: 71000000 - Sports Equipment

Description: Black plastic gun airsoft gun with laser aimer. Packed in cardboard box.

Country of origin: China

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Damage to sight

The product contains a class 3B laser which could cause damage to sight. No warnings concerning the usage of the laser are given.

The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 60825-1 with respect to warnings and instructions for use.

Compulsory measures: Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures  

 

17
A12/1648/13

Germany

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Ladies’ shoes

Brand: Queen's & Sons

Name: Unknown

Type/number of model: Black, 1780900 39, 9614, 222-0-5002 18697, 17809-00, Fil.2

Batch number/Barcode: 1780900 39, 9614, 222-0-5002 18697, 17809-00

OECD Portal Category: 63000000 - Footwear

Description: Ladies' shoes with heels, black upper, light-brown lining, black plastic sole, metal buckle and rivets, in a grey cardboard box.

Country of origin: Taiwan

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Chemical

The product poses a chemical risk due to the presence of Chromium VI in the leather used for the lining (10.3 mg/kg) and the insole (30.6 mg/kg). Chromium VI is classified as sensitising and may trigger allergic reactions.

Voluntary measures: Withdrawal of the product from the market  

 

18
A12/1649/13

France

Category: Toys

Product: Toy train sets

Brand: Okoia Addendo

Name: Unknown

Type/number of model: HJD 93664,
1) Lot 11/001 (24 months),
2) Lot 08/002

Batch number/Barcode: 5420019708837

OECD Portal Category: 86000000 - Toys / Games

Description: Wooden train track, small wooden rolling stock and accessories including signs. The products concerned belong to two different lots, with some differences in packaging and composition.

Country of origin: China

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Choking,
Injuries

The products pose a risk of choking because small parts become easily accessible and they can be swallowed by small children. The second lot (08/002) presents an additional risk of injuries due to the presence of sharp edges and because the detachable small parts include magnets which are too strong.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 71-1.

Voluntary measures: Withdrawal of the product from the market,
Recall of the product from end users,
Destruction of the product  

 

19
A12/1650/13

Hungary

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Girls' three-piece swimsuit

Brand: Leonado

Name: Unknown

Type/number of model: Model N°: T20

Batch number/Barcode: Unknown

OECD Portal Category: 67000000 - Clothing

Description: Girls' swimsuit with skirt. The top can be tied with cords in the neck area and at the back. The cords have knotted ends. The product is pink, decorated with white dots, frills and flowers. Size: 2/3; 3/4; 5/6.

Country of origin: Italy

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Injuries,
Strangulation

The product poses a risk of injuries and strangulation due to the presence of cords that are to be tied at the back and halter neck cords. The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 14682.

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal of the product from the market,
Recall of the product from end users  

 

20
A12/1651/13

Hungary

Category: Lighting equipment

Product: Night-light

Brand: ABBAO

Name: Automatic Night-Light

Type/number of model: Model: DSP2008 ( KK-6889 on the packaging)

Batch number/Barcode: Unknown

OECD Portal Category: 78000000 - Electrical Supplies

Description: Night-light which can be plugged directly in to a mains socket outlet. Provided in blister packaging.

Country of origin: Unknown

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Electric shock

The lamp cover and the bulb can be removed without using tools when the night-light is plugged into the mains socket outlet. Consequently, live parts can be touched during bulb replacement.

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

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal of the product from the market,
Recall of the product from end users  

 

21
A12/1652/13

Hungary

Category: Toys

Product: Plastic doll

Brand: E'Laine

Name: New Girl Fashion - Beautiful Princess

Type/number of model: Model: NO.38426

Batch number/Barcode: Unknown

OECD Portal Category: 86000000 - Toys / Games

Description: Plastic doll with brown hair and a pink dress. The product is supplied in a cardboard box with a transparent window.

Country of origin: China

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Chemical

The product poses a chemical risk because the head of the doll contains di(2-etylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) above the permitted levels (measured value: 35% by weight).

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,
Recall of the product from end users  

 

22
A12/1653/13

Hungary

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Children’s jacket

Brand: A - Classic Fashion

Name: Unknown

Type/number of model: Model: W-215

Batch number/Barcode: Unknown

OECD Portal Category: 67000000 - Clothing

Description: Blue jacket for children with a removable hood. The hood includes unfixed elastic drawstrings with knots and plastic toggles. The size is 98-128.

Country of origin: China

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Injuries,
Strangulation

The product poses a risk of strangulation due to the presence of drawstrings with knots and toggles in the hood. Moreover, the drawstring is made of elastic rubber and, if pulled, the toggles may spring back into the child's face causing injuries.

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

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal of the product from the market,
Recall of the product from end users  

 

23
A12/1654/13

United Kingdom

Category: Electrical appliances and equipment

Product: Hair styling iron

Brand: Toni&Guy

Name: Jumbo Tong

Type/number of model: Model: TGIR1921UK. Type: ET1921AP

Batch number/Barcode: Batch codes 1613 and 2613 only

OECD Portal Category: 53000000 - Beauty / Personal Care / Hygiene

Description: 8mm hair styling iron

Country of origin: China

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Electric shock

The product poses a risk of electric shock to the user because the handle assembly can separate causing the power cord to detach and allow access to live parts.

The product does not comply with the Low Voltage Directive

Voluntary measures: Recall of the product from end users  

 

24
A12/1655/13

Hungary

Category: Electrical appliances and equipment

Product: Voltage tester

Brand: Carxpert - Yinte

Name: Multifunctional Digital Tester

Type/number of model: Model: AT002

Batch number/Barcode: 6 931922 205980

OECD Portal Category: 78000000 - Electrical Supplies

Description: Digital voltage tester with yellow plastic covering, monochrome LCD display and blue indicator LED. The product includes approximately 4.5 cm long metal screwdriver parts. Product dimensions: 135 mm x 27 mm x 24 mm. Technical parameters: 12-240V AC.DC. The product is supplied in a blister.

Country of origin: China

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Electric shock

The metal tip is too long and it is loosely attached to the plastic handle of product, the protection rim is too small. Live parts are thus easily accessible and this poses a risk of electric shock.

The product does not comply with the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European Standard EN 61243-3.

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal of the product from the market,
Recall of the product from end users  

 

25
A12/1656/13

Bulgaria

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Children’s outfit

Brand: Breeze Girls

Name: Unknown

Type/number of model: Unknown

Batch number/Barcode: Unknown

OECD Portal Category: 67000000 - Clothing

Description: Children’s clothing set intended for young children up to 7 years of age, sizes: 86, 98 and 104. It consists of a top and a pair of trousers. The top has stripes in various colours. On the front there is an appliquéd pattern of cartoon characters (two squirrels) and an embroidered inscription written in the Roman alphabet "Chip & Dale". On the left shoulder there are 3 attached buttons. The trousers are purple, with two pockets on the front with decorative ribbons attached to them.

Country of origin: Turkey

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Injuries

The product poses a risk of injuries due to the presence of a decorative cord with free ends in the waist area which is too long.

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

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal of the product from the market  

 

26
A12/1657/13

Hungary

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Girls' shoes

Brand: TOM.M

Name: Unknown

Type/number of model: Model: X-273-C

Batch number/Barcode: Unknown

OECD Portal Category: 63000000 - Footwear

Description: Velcro, pink, synthetic leather shoes for young girls. The shoes are decorated with flowers and rhinestones. Size: 25 Packaging: cardboard box

Country of origin: Unknown

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Choking

The product poses a risk of choking due to the presence of small decorative elements on the shoes that can easily be detached and could be swallowed or inhaled by children.

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal of the product from the market,
Recall of the product from end users  

 

27
A12/1658/13

Hungary

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Girls' shoes

Brand: Walky

Name: Unknown

Type/number of model: Model: TS 18338

Batch number/Barcode: Bar code: 2220028290223

OECD Portal Category: 63000000 - Footwear

Description: Velcro, purple polka dot, canvas shoes for young girls. The shoes are decorated with ribbons flowers and beads. Size: 19-24

Country of origin: China

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Choking

The product poses a risk a choking due to the presence of small elements (the decorative elements on the shoes) that can be detached and could be swallowed or inhaled by children.

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal of the product from the market,
Recall of the product from end users  

 

28
A12/1659/13

Hungary

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Girls' denim knickerbockers

Brand: Maker's Myth

Name: Unknown

Type/number of model: Model: A-2163C

Batch number/Barcode: -

OECD Portal Category: 67000000 - Clothing

Description: Girl's blue denim knickerbocker trousers decorated with embroidered inscriptions: "Flower" and "Angel". The waist part of the trousers includes a drawstring that is fixed in one point at the back. The drawstring has knots and metal toggles on the ends. Size: 98-128

Country of origin: Unknown

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Injuries

The waist part of the trousers includes a drawstring with knots and metal toggles on the ends. Due to its excessive length, the drawstrings might become trapped, which could make the child fall, causing injuries.

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

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal of the product from the market,
Recall of the product from end users  

 

29
A12/1660/13

United Kingdom

Category: Childcare articles and children's equipment

Product: Children's cot

Brand: Baumhaus

Name: Nutkin Cot Bed

Type/number of model: CPP11A

Batch number/Barcode: Unknown

OECD Portal Category: 54000000 - Baby Care

Description: Wooden sleigh-style children's cot with slatted sides, a three-position slatted bed base, panelled ends with horizontal rails. One side of the product is detachable for conversion to a day bed and it contains three storage drawers under the bed base. The cot is supplied with a white painted finish and three metal handles on the drawers. Dimensions are: length 1690mm x height 1000mm.

Country of origin: United Kingdom

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Injuries,
Strangulation,
Suffocation

The product poses a risk of injuries and strangulation because the stability of the cot and the distance between the base and the sides are not adequate presenting a risk of head entrapment to child.

Two incidents reported.

The product does not comply with the relevant European standards EN 716-1.

Voluntary measures: Recall of the product from end users  

 

30
A12/1661/13

Hungary

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Children’s jacket

Brand: Unknown

Name: Unknown

Type/number of model: Model n°: 5153B

Batch number/Barcode: Unknown

OECD Portal Category: 67000000 - Clothing

Description: Children’s jacket with a hood that can be removed by using a zipper. The hood includes an unfixed elastic drawstring with plastic toggles on the ends. The product is available in various colours.Size: 128, 134, 140, 146, 152.

Country of origin: China

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Injuries,
Strangulation

The product poses a risk of strangulation due to the presence of drawstrings with knots and toggles on the ends in the hood. The drawstring is made out of elastic and, if pulled, the toggles may spring back into the eyes and face of the child, causing injuries.

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

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal of the product from the market,
Recall of the product from end users  

 

31
A12/1662/13

Cyprus

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Girls' outfit

Brand: Ebita (Evita)

Name: Unknown

Type/number of model: 135244

Batch number/Barcode: Unknown

OECD Portal Category: 67000000 - Clothing

Description: Girls' outfit intended for girls up to 2 years old. Outfit consists of a white sweatshirt and a pink trouser. It is designed with drawstrings in the hood/neck area.

Country of origin: Turkey

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Strangulation

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

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

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal of the product from the market  

 

32
A12/1663/13

Croatia

Category: Hobby/sports equipment

Product: Airsoft gun

Brand: Unknown

Name: Airsoft Gun

Type/number of model: F-47

Batch number/Barcode: Unknown

OECD Portal Category: 71000000 - Sports Equipment

Description: Black plastic Airsoft gun with laser aimer. Packed in black cardboard box.

Country of origin: China

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Damage to sight

The product contains a class 3R laser which could cause damage to sight. No warnings concerning the usage of the laser are given.

The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 60825-1 with respect to warnings and instructions for use.

Compulsory measures: Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures  

 

33
A12/1664/13

Cyprus

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Children's clothing set

Brand: Spio kids

Name: Unknown

Type/number of model: MA: 04

Batch number/Barcode: Unknown

OECD Portal Category: 67000000 - Clothing

Description: Children clothing set consisting of a blue sweatshirt with a hood, blue trousers and a white t-shirt. The set is intended for children up to 12 years old.

Country of origin: China

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Strangulation

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

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

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal of the product from the market  

 

34
A12/1665/13

Croatia

Category: Hobby/sports equipment

Product: Airsoft gun

Brand: Huanghe

Name: No. 938 Cross Fire

Type/number of model: No. 938

Batch number/Barcode: Unknown

OECD Portal Category: 71000000 - Sports Equipment

Description: Black plastic Airsoft gun with laser aimer. Packed in a cardboard box.

Country of origin: China

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Damage to sight

The product contains a class 3R laser which could cause damage to sight. No warnings concerning the usage of the laser are given.

The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 60825-1 with respect to warnings and instructions for use.

Compulsory measures: Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures  

 

35
A12/1666/13

Croatia

Category: Hobby/sports equipment

Product: Airsoft gun

Brand: Unknown

Name: Crossfire

Type/number of model: No. H398-4

Batch number/Barcode: Unknown

OECD Portal Category: 71000000 - Sports Equipment

Description: Gold plastic Airsoft gun with laser aimer. Packed in a cardboard box.

Country of origin: China

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Damage to sight

The product contains a class 3R laser which could cause damage to sight. No warnings concerning the usage of the laser are given.

The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 60825-1 with respect to warnings and instructions for use.

Compulsory measures: Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures  

 

36
A12/1667/13

Croatia

Category: Hobby/sports equipment

Product: Airsoft gun

Brand: Shuang Qun

Name: Personal Defense Weapon

Type/number of model: 9109

Batch number/Barcode: Unknown

OECD Portal Category: 71000000 - Sports Equipment

Description: Black plastic Airsoft gun with laser aimer. Packed in a cardboard box.

Country of origin: China

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Damage to sight

The product contains a class 3R laser which could cause damage to sight. No warnings concerning the usage of the laser are given.

The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 60825-1 with respect to warnings and instructions for use.

Compulsory measures: Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures  

 

37
A12/1668/13

Croatia

Category: Hobby/sports equipment

Product: Airsoft gun

Brand: Hon Cheng

Name: M. 368A Crossfire

Type/number of model: M.368A

Batch number/Barcode: Unknown

OECD Portal Category: 71000000 - Sports Equipment

Description: Black plastic Airsoft gun with laser aimer. Packed in a cardboard box.

Country of origin: China

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Damage to sight

The product contains a class 3R laser which could cause damage to sight. No warnings concerning the usage of the laser are given.

The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 60825-1 with respect to warnings and instructions for use.

Compulsory measures: Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures  

 

38
A12/1669/13

Croatia

Category: Hobby/sports equipment

Product: Airsoft gun

Brand: Xiong Wei

Name: M2018-1

Type/number of model: M2018-1

Batch number/Barcode: Unknown

OECD Portal Category: 71000000 - Sports Equipment

Description: Black plastic Airsoft gun with laser aimer. Packed in a cardboard box.

Country of origin: China

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Damage to sight

The product contains a class 3R laser which could cause damage to sight. No warnings concerning the usage of the laser are given.

The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 60825-1 with respect to warnings and instructions for use.

Compulsory measures: Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures  

 

39
A12/1670/13

Croatia

Category: Hobby/sports equipment

Product: Airsoft gun

Brand: Nepoznato

Name: Cross Fire No-H399-2

Type/number of model: No.H399-2

Batch number/Barcode: JDHO23259

OECD Portal Category: 71000000 - Sports Equipment

Description: Gold plastic Airsoft gun with laser aimer. Packed in a cardboard box.

Country of origin: China

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Damage to sight

The product contains a class 3B laser which could cause damage to sight. No warnings concerning the usage of the laser are given.

The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 60825-1 with respect to warnings and instructions for use.

Compulsory measures: Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures  

 

40
A12/1671/13

Croatia

Category: Hobby/sports equipment

Product: Airsoft gun M.368D

Brand: HON CHENG (H.C)

Name: M.368D

Type/number of model: M.368D

Batch number/Barcode: JDH023263

OECD Portal Category: 71000000 - Sports Equipment

Description: Black plastic Airsoft gun with laser aimer. Packed in a cardboard box.

Country of origin: China

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Damage to sight

The product contains a class 3R laser which could cause damage to sight. No warnings concerning the usage of the laser are given.

The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 60825-1 with respect to warnings and instructions for use.

Compulsory measures: Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures  

 

41
A12/1672/13

Croatia

Category: Toys

Product: Plastic doll

Brand: Bettina

Name: Romantic City Romantic Lady

Type/number of model: A 409900-2X

Batch number/Barcode: Unknown

OECD Portal Category: 86000000 - Toys / Games

Description: Plastic doll dressed in pink dress with blonde hair (size about 30 cm). Doll is packed in packaging with transparent plastic front and cardboard back.

Country of origin: China

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Chemical

The product poses a chemical risk due to the presence of di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (1,84%).

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: Import rejected at border  

 

42
A12/1673/13

Croatia

Category: Toys

Product: Plastic doll

Brand: KB

Name: Magic Girl

Type/number of model: NO.223O-1 A 473668-4W

Batch number/Barcode: 3850360061312

OECD Portal Category: 86000000 - Toys / Games

Description: Product is a doll (size about 25 cm) with long black - purple hair dressed in black trousers and pink blouse. Doll is packed in cardboard box with transparent window in front, and inscription "Magic girl".

Country of origin: China

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Chemical

The product poses a chemical risk due to the presence of di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (26,5%).

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: Import rejected at border  

 

43
A12/1674/13

Croatia

Category: Toys

Product: Plastic doll

Brand: KB

Name: Baby lovely

Type/number of model: NO.XMY8018

Batch number/Barcode: 3850360062562

OECD Portal Category: 86000000 - Toys / Games

Description: A baby doll (height approx. 45 cm) dressed in a blue outfit with white sleeves and a hat. Inside the packaging there is a plastic baby bottle. The product is packed in a cardboard box with a transparent window and a picture of a giraffe. The doll is operated with batteries.

Country of origin: China

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Chemical

The product poses a chemical risk due to the presence of di(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (26%).

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.

Compulsory measures: Import rejected at border  

 

44
A12/1675/13

Croatia

Category: Toys

Product: Plastic doll

Brand: KB

Name: Jump Rope

Type/number of model: A 406244-W

Batch number/Barcode: 3850360062036

OECD Portal Category: 86000000 - Toys / Games

Description: Plastic doll with long brown hair (height approx. 28 cm) dressed in a purple dress. The packaging also contains a skipping rope, approx 2.5 meters long, a set of plastic earrings, a comb and sceptre. The product is packed in a pink cardboard box with a transparent window at the front, an inscription "Jump Rope" and picture of a doll.

Country of origin: China

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Chemical

The product poses a chemical risk due to the presence of di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (23,7%). In addition the product contains Di-isononyl phthalate (DINP) (0,45%).

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: Import rejected at border  

 

45
A12/1676/13

Croatia

Category: Toys

Product: Plastic doll

Brand: KB

Name: Warm Baby

Type/number of model: NO.RT05068 A523991W

Batch number/Barcode: 3850360061497

OECD Portal Category: 86000000 - Toys / Games

Description: Product is a baby doll that can cry (high about 35 cm), dressed in pink outfit. Baby is holding an item in the hands. Packaging besides the doll includes a plastic potty, soother, diapers and baby bottle. Product is packed in cardboard box with transparent window in front.

Country of origin: China

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Chemical

The product poses a chemical risk due to the presence of di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (8,51%).

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: Import rejected at border  

 

46
A12/1677/13

Croatia

Category: Toys

Product: Set of plastic dolls

Brand: KB

Name: Lovely - Flashing Enter

Type/number of model: NO.M6 A 406055W

Batch number/Barcode: 3850360061633

OECD Portal Category: 86000000 - Toys / Games

Description: A set of two dolls (male and female). The female doll has long blonde hair and is dressed in a pink and white outfit. The male doll has black hair and is dressed in a black suit with a red tie. Both dolls are packed in a cardboard box with a transparent window in the front and inscriptions: "Fashion style", "Happy every day", "Everlasting friendship".

Country of origin: China

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Chemical

The product poses a chemical risk due to the presence of di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (38,3%).

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: Import rejected at border  

 

47
A12/1678/13

Croatia

Category: Toys

Product: Doll with accessories

Brand: Pretty girl

Name: Unknown

Type/number of model: NO:83045B C11062/A392164V

Batch number/Barcode: Unknown

OECD Portal Category: 86000000 - Toys / Games

Description: A doll dressed in an orange dress with a pink plastic hairbrush, a mirror, a hair dryer and boxes of make up. The product is packed in plastic packaging with two pictures of dolls on a cardboard insert and information on the front side.

Country of origin: China

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Chemical

The product poses a chemical risk due to the presence of di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (19,2%). In addition the product contains Di-isononyl phthalate (DINP) (0,72%).

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: Import rejected at border  

 

48
A12/1679/13

Germany

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Ladies' shoes

Brand: Blink

Name: Unknown

Type/number of model: Style: 601764-F BL 413

Batch number/Barcode: 320060022390

OECD Portal Category: 63000000 - Footwear

Description: Black ladies' shoes in fake suede, the toe has a gold-coloured metallic decoration and the sole is of light brown plastic. Size is 39.

Country of origin: China

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Chemical

The product poses a chemical risk because it contains Chromium (VI) above the permitted levels (measured value 56.3 mg/kg). Chromium (VI) is classified as sensitising and may trigger allergic reactions.

Voluntary measures: Withdrawal of the product from the market  

 

49
A12/1680/13

Spain

Category: Toys

Product: Toy gun with arrows

Brand: Unknown

Name: Shooting Game

Type/number of model: Model nº 0408

Batch number/Barcode: 5619786004086

OECD Portal Category: 86000000 - Toys / Games

Description: Toy gun with plastic arrows which have suction cups, packaged in a blister pack.

Country of origin: China

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Choking

The product poses a risk of choking because small parts (the suction cups) can easily detach and could be swallowed by small children.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 71-1.

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal of the product from the market  

Portugal  

50
A12/1681/13

Spain

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Children's clothing sets

Brand: Tenth

Name: Unknown

Type/number of model: 1.- HEARTS (Jr1 Set TG Hearts JR Multi Ten 713023610D) ,
2.- SAILOR (Tg Sailor Jr Multi - Ten 7130254 4D),
3.- NICE (Tg Nice Jr Multi - Ten 7130243 6D),
4.- NAIKE (Tg Naike Jr Multi - Ten 7130239 8D),
5.- NELSON (Tg Nelson Jr Multi - Ten 7130241 6D) ,
6.- NERY ( Tg Nery Jr Multi - Ten 7130242 12D),
7.- NINA (Tg Nina Jr Multi - Ten 7130246 12D)

Batch number/Barcode: Unknown

OECD Portal Category: 67000000 - Clothing

Description: Seven different sets of t-shirt and skirt/shorts with cords in the waist area. The products are supplied with no packaging.

Country of origin: Bangladesh

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Injuries

The products pose a risk of injuries because of the drawstrings in the waist area which are too long.

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

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal of the product from the market  

 

51
A12/1682/13

Spain

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Girls' bikinis

Brand: Leonado

Name: Unknown

Type/number of model: 1. Model: T-13,
2. Model: C-04,
3. Model: B-593

Batch number/Barcode: Unknown

OECD Portal Category: 67000000 - Clothing

Description: Three models of bikinis for girls with strings and other decorations.

Country of origin: Unknown

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Injuries,
Strangulation

The products pose a risk of strangulation and injuries because of the presence of drawstrings in the neck, in the back as well as in the waist areas.

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

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal of the product from the market  

 

52
A12/1683/13

Spain

Category: Toys

Product: Soap bubbles

Brand: Torrijo

Name: Bubble Set - Dreamlike Bubbles

Type/number of model: Ref. 21903

Batch number/Barcode: 8435121219031

OECD Portal Category: 86000000 - Toys / Games

Description: Liquid for soap bubbles supplied in plastic container with yellow lid and label against pink background.

Country of origin: China

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Microbiological

The product poses a microbiological risk because the mesophilic aerobic microorganism count in the soapy water is too high.

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal of the product from the market  

 

53
A12/1684/13

Hungary

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Girls' sandals

Brand: Super Cool

Name: Unknown

Type/number of model: Model: XDB 103958

Batch number/Barcode: Bar code: 8421780843724

OECD Portal Category: 67000000 - Clothing

Description: White-pink, lacquer, synthetic leather sandals for young girls. The sandals are decorated with flowers. Size: 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24

Country of origin: China

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Choking

The product poses a risk of choking as the decorative elements (flowers) of the sandals can be easily detached and may be swallowed or inhaled by small children.

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal of the product from the market,
Recall of the product from end users  

 

54
A12/1685/13

Germany

Category: Motor vehicles

Product: Passenger car

Brand: Jeep

Name: Liberty

Type/number of model: Type: KJ

EC type approval: e4*98/14*0058*00

Batch number/Barcode: The vehicles in question were manufactured between 2001 and 2003.

OECD Portal Category: 77000000 - Automotive

Description: Passenger car

Country of origin: United States

No pictures are available

Injuries

The control unit of the occupant restraint system of the airbag system can unexpectedly trigger a front airbag and/or a belt tensioner. There would be a risk of an accident as a result.

Voluntary measures: Recall of the product from end users  

Netherlands,
Ireland,
Croatia,
Greece,
Denmark,
Finland,
Portugal,
Bulgaria,
United Kingdom,
Norway  

55
A12/1686/13

Hungary

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Girls' bikini

Brand: ROBESTO

Name: Unknown

Type/number of model: Model: 430

Batch number/Barcode: Unknown

OECD Portal Category: 67000000 - Clothing

Description: Pink and yellow bikini. The bottom of the bikini is decorated with a belt with a plastic floral ornament. The top can be tied with functional cords that have free ends in the neck area and on the back.

Size: 146,158

Country of origin: Unknown

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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 in the neck and in the back areas.

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

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal of the product from the market,
Recall of the product from end users  

 

56
A12/1687/13

Hungary

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Girls' T-shirt

Brand: Taurus

Name: Unknown

Type/number of model: Model: 902

Batch number/Barcode: Unknown

OECD Portal Category: 67000000 - Clothing

Description: Red colored T-shirt for small girls. The product is decorated with lollipops, an inscription "Sweet Candy" and glued rhinestones. The size is 3/92-98.

Country of origin: Unknown

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Choking

The product poses a risk of choking because it constains small parts (the decorative rhinestones) which can be easily detached and swallowed by small children.

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal of the product from the market,
Recall of the product from end users  

 

57
A12/1688/13

Hungary

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Girls' swimsuit

Brand: KEYZI

Name: AGATA

Type/number of model: Model: AGATA

Batch number/Barcode: 5907441610537

OECD Portal Category: 67000000 - Clothing

Description: Blue one-piece girls' swimsuit decorated with a head of a girls and butterflies. The swimsuit can be tied with functional cords on the back. Size: 110-122

Country of origin: Poland

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Injuries

The product poses a risk of injuries due to the presence of functional cords with free ends on the back.

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

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal of the product from the market,
Recall of the product from end users  

 

58
A12/1689/13

Hungary

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Girls' swimsuit

Brand: Cactus Clone

Name: Unknown

Type/number of model: Model: GSWS4349

Batch number/Barcode: Bar code: 4893940086953

OECD Portal Category: 67000000 - Clothing

Description: Pink, one-piece, girl's swimming costume decorated with flowers motifs. The swimsuit can be tied with functional cords. The cords have knots and beads on the end. Size: 92-98

Country of origin: China

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Injuries

The product poses a risk of injuries because of the presence of functional cords with knots and beads at the shoulders of the swimsuit.

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

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal of the product from the market,
Recall of the product from end users  

 

59
A12/1690/13

United Kingdom

Category: Toys

Product: Baby Rattle

Brand: Manhattan Toy

Name: Quixel Rattle

Type/number of model: Item n° 211110

Batch number/Barcode: UPC Code: 0 1196445056 5

OECD Portal Category: 86000000 - Toys / Games

Description: Plastic hand-held rattle consisting of coloured arches and beads.

Country of origin: China

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Choking

The product poses a risk of choking because the arches may break near the end bead when dropped on a hard surface resulting in a small parts that could be put in the mouth by small children and block the air supply.

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

Voluntary measures: Recall of the product from end users  

Sweden  

60
A12/1691/13

Lithuania

Category: Electrical appliances and equipment

Product: Immersion electric water heater

Brand: Unknown

Name: Udens Silditajs

Type/number of model: LT-IWH10

Batch number/Barcode: 4750848088680

OECD Portal Category: 72000000 - Home Appliances

Description: Immersion electric water heater packed in cardboard box.

Country of origin: China

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Electric shock

The electrical insulation is not sufficient. There is no protection against accidental contact with basic insulation and metal parts.

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

Compulsory measures: Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures  

Estonia  

61
A12/1692/13

Hungary

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Children's outfit

Brand: GRACE

Name: Unknown

Type/number of model: Model n°: WT59777

Batch number/Barcode: 5999011597775

OECD Portal Category: 67000000 - Clothing

Description: The summer children's outfit consists of shorts and sleeveless T-shirt with hood. The product is decorated with inscriptions: „DANCE” and „Kiss Kiss”. The hood of the T-shirt includes drawstring with free ends. At the lower hems of shorts there are drawstrings (16-16 cm) hanging below the lower hems of shorts. The product is available in yellow, pink and red colours. Size: 116-134

Country of origin: Unknown

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Strangulation,
Injuries

The product poses a risk of strangulation due to the presence of functional drawstrings placed in the hood with free ends. The product poses a risk of injuries due to the presence of drawstrings which hang below the lower hem of the garment.

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

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal of the product from the market,
Withdrawal of the product from the market  

 

62
A12/1693/13

Hungary

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Children’s outfit

Brand: B.S.T. (BEISITE)

Name: Unknown

Type/number of model: Model n°: ST800

Batch number/Barcode: 72422229 0

OECD Portal Category: 67000000 - Clothing

Description: Light blue outfit for children composite of trousers and sweatshirt with kangaroo pockets and zip-fastener. The product is decorated with inscriptions. The waist part of the trousers includes non-fixed drawstrings with plastic toggles on the ends. Size: 116, 122

Country of origin: Unknown

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Injuries

The product poses a risk of injuries due to the presence of a non-fixed drawstring 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,
Recall of the product from end users  

 

63
A12/1694/13

Hungary

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Children’s outfit

Brand: TING-BA

Name: Unknown

Type/number of model: Model n°: TJZT 7295

Batch number/Barcode: Unknown

OECD Portal Category: 67000000 - Clothing

Description: The green outfit for children consists of trousers and sweatshirt with hood and zip-fastener. The hood of the sweatshirt includes non-fixed elastic drawstring with plastic toggles on the ends. The product is available also in blue colour. Size: 128, 134

Country of origin: Unknown

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Injuries,
Strangulation

The product poses a risk of strangulation due to the presence of functional drawstring placed in the hood with toggles on the ends.The drawstring is made out of rubber and if the child pulls the toggles, it may spring back into its 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,
Recall of the product from end users  

 

64
A12/1695/13

Hungary

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Girls' trousers

Brand: Sincere

Name: Unknown

Type/number of model: Model: M-9179

Batch number/Barcode: Unknown

OECD Portal Category: 67000000 - Clothing

Description: Cyclamen-coloured girls' leisure trousers with two pockets. There is an embroidered heart and an inscription on the left pocket. The waistband of the trousers includes an unattached drawstring with free ends. Size: 140-164

Country of origin: China

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Injuries

The product poses a risk of injuries due to the presence of not fixed drawstring 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,
Recall of the product from end users  

 

65
A12/1696/13

Hungary

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Girls' outfit

Brand: Ku Go

Name: Unknown

Type/number of model: Model n°: AB-828

Batch number/Barcode: 10028093

OECD Portal Category: 67000000 - Clothing

Description: The turquoise summer outfit for girls consists of shorts and T-shirt with hood and zip-fastener. The product is decorated with small birds, leaves and two embroidered motives. The hood of the T-shirt includes drawstring with knotted ends. The waist part of the shorts includes non-fixed drawstring with knotted ends. Size: 104, 116, 122.

Country of origin: China

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Injuries,
Strangulation

The product poses a risk of strangulation due to the presence of functional drawstring with knotted ends placed in the hood. The product poses a risk of injuries due to the presence of not fixed drawstring with knotted 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,
Recall of the product from end users  

 

66
A12/1697/13

Hungary

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Children’s jacket

Brand: GLO-STORY

Name: Unknown

Type/number of model: Model: GFY-9520

Batch number/Barcode: 5999032795204

OECD Portal Category: 67000000 - Clothing

Description: Children’s reversible jacket with hood. The hood can be removed by using a zipper. The hood includes non-fixed drawstring with free ends. The product is decorated with an inscription:"GLO STORY BY GIRL". Size: 134-164.

Country of origin: Unknown

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Strangulation

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

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

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal of the product from the market,
Recall of the product from end users  

 

67
A12/1698/13

Slovakia

Category: Electrical appliances and equipment

Product: Electronic cigarette kit

Brand: Smoke Different

Name: Unknown

Type/number of model: Electronic cigarettes: 510K,
Power supply: A 1300

Batch number/Barcode: Unknown

OECD Portal Category: 50000000 - Food / Beverage / Tobacco

Description: Electronic cigarette kit comprises two electronic cigarettes and a power supply with a USB connection. The product is packed in a black box.

Country of origin: China

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Electric shock

The electrical insulation of the power supply is not adequate. The wires of the input circuit could come into contact with parts of the output circuit. The clearances and creepage distances are not sufficient.

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

Compulsory measures: Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures  

 

68
A12/1699/13

Bulgaria

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Product: Children’s outfit

Brand: RAMAN

Name: Unknown

Type/number of model: JD-06

Batch number/Barcode: Unknown

OECD Portal Category: 67000000 - Clothing

Description: Children’s tracksuit consisting of a sweatshirt and a pair of trousers intended for children up to 14 year-old, in various colours. On the front of the sweatshirt there is an embroidered inscription: "35 cheer captain". On the front of the left trouser-leg there is a printed pattern "35".

Country of origin: Unknown

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Injuries,
Strangulation

The product poses a risk of injuries and strangulation due to the presence of drawstrings with free ends and of excessive length in the neck and waist area.

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

Compulsory measures: Withdrawal of the product from the market  

 

69
A12/1700/13

Germany

Category: Motor vehicles

Product: Van

Brand: Peugeot

Name: 807, Expert

Type/number of model: EC type-approval: e2*2007/46*0120*, e2*98/14*0253*27, Type: E EC type-approval: e2*2001/116*0349*14, e2*2001/116*0349*14 +*16, e2*2007/46*0046*03 -*06, Type: X Build year 2011

Batch number/Barcode: N/A

OECD Portal Category: 77000000 - Automotive

Description: Van

Country of origin: France

No pictures are available

Injuries

The connection between the steering column and the steering wheel can become loose and lead to the failure of the steering.

Voluntary measures: Recall of the product from end users  

Netherlands,
Slovakia,
Sweden,
Slovenia,
Croatia,
Portugal,
Denmark,
United Kingdom,
Finland,
Norway  

70
A12/1701/13

Germany

Category: Motor vehicles

Product: Van

Brand: Citroen

Name: C8, Jumpy

Type/number of model: EC type-approval: e2*98/14*0254*28, Type: E EC type approval: e2*2001/116*0350*17; e2*2007/46*0045*03, Type: X ABE: L863*05, Type: X Build year 2011

Batch number/Barcode: N/A

OECD Portal Category: 77000000 - Automotive

Description: Van

Country of origin: France

No pictures are available

Injuries

The connection between the steering column and the steering wheel can become loose and lead to the failure of the steering.

Voluntary measures: Recall of the product from end users  

Netherlands,
Slovakia,
Sweden,
Slovenia,
Portugal,
United Kingdom,
Denmark,
Hungary,
Finland  

71
A12/1702/13

Finland

Category: Other

Product: Indoor ball shooting game machine

Brand: Cheer Amusement

Name: Super Cannon

Type/number of model: CH-EC090008

Batch number/Barcode: Unknown

OECD Portal Category: 58000000 - Cross Segment

Description: Super Cannon indoor ball shooting game machine consists of one alarm apparatus, one control board, one start button, one blower, one steel frame and other components. Players need to add the foam balls through the access hole and turn the muzzle to the targets by moving the handle, then press the button.

Country of origin: China

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Injuries

While playing, a child can reach the fan blades inside the product by putting his/her hand through the ball access. When moving, the fan blades can injure the child's hand.

One accident reported in Finland.

Voluntary measures: Other  

 



Weekly overview report on professional products


Serious risk Disclaimer EN DE FR - Important notice for re-use of RAPEX notifications EN DE FR
No.
Ref.
Notifying country Product
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Risk Measures adopted by notifying country Products were found and measures were taken also in: (*)

72
A12/1629/13

Poland

Category: Machinery

Product: Concrete mixer pump

Brand: CIFA

Name: MAGNUM MK 28.4Z

Type/number of model: 1.Concrete pump model MK 28.4Z-115/RH, serial number: 13614 - manufactured in 2008.,
2. Concrete pump model MK 28.4Z-115/RHS, serial nubers: 11766 - manufactured in 2007.

Batch number/Barcode: Serial number 13614.,
Serial number 11766.

OECD Portal Category: 82000000 - Tools / Equipment - Power

Description: The product is a concrete mixer pump to be mounted on the chassis of the truck.

Country of origin: Italy

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Injuries

The strength of the outrigger pillar base is insufficient due to a fault of the structure material.

2 accidents reported.

The product does not comply with the Machinery Directive 98/37/EC.

Voluntary measures: Recall of the product from end users  

 

73
A12/1630/13

Germany

Category: Machinery

Product: Wheel loader

Brand: Hitachi

Name: ZW65; ZW75; ZW95

Type/number of model: Type: compact wheel loader models ZW65, ZW75, ZW95 Type approvals N463, N464, N465

Batch number/Barcode: Unknown

OECD Portal Category: 82000000 - Tools / Equipment - Power

Description: Concerns vehicles built in 2010 - 2013.

Country of origin: The Netherlands

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Injuries

A nut on the steering wheel which has not been properly tightened and secured could result in the steering wheel becoming loose. This may result in losing control while driving.

The product does not comply with the Machinery Directive 2006/42/EC.

Voluntary measures: Recall of the product from end users  

Greece,
Belgium,
Denmark  

(*)

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


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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.

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