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Consumers (11-04-2008)

RAPEX Weekly Report: Week 14, 2008

RAPEX is the EU rapid alert system for all dangerous consumer products, with the exception of food, pharmaceutical and medical devices. It allows for the rapid exchange of information between Member States and the Commission of measures taken to prevent or restrict the marketing or use of products posing a serious risk to the health and safety of consumers. Both measures ordered by national authorities and measures taken voluntarily by producers and distributors are covered by RAPEX.
 
The list below is an overview of the reported products last week. Click here for the full details, which can be found in the weekly RAPEX report. It includes detailed information on the products and risks, the notifying Member State, and the measures adopted to deal with the risk.
 
This week's RAPEX report consists of 22 items- 4 Cosmetics, 3 Motor Vehicles, 3 Toys, 3 Electrical Appliances, 2 Childcare Articles, 2 Lighting Equipments, 1 Stationary, 1 Food-Imitating Product, 1 Furniture, 1 Laser Pointer, 1 Lighter and 1 Lighting Equipment.
 
Category
Product
Brand
Type or model number
1
Stationary
Felt-tip pens
TIPTOP
Model: Art. 66618
2
Motor Vehicles
4 wheel quad bike
Polaris
Model: - 2006 OUTLAW 500 “IRS”
- 2007 OUTLAW 500 “IRS”
- 2007 OUTLAW 525 “IRS”
- 2008 OUTLAW 525 “IRS”
 
3
Furniture
Convertible library chair
Unknown
Model:Unknown
4
Cosmetics
Advance complex fade gel
Clear essence
Model: 15FGA
5
Cosmetics
Medicated fade crème with sunscreen
Clear essence
Model: lot 061109-1
6
Childcare articles and children's equipment
Playpen
Bambino
Model: Playpen 'bambino world' APK 230
7
Childcare articles and equipment
Baby carrier
Jane
Model: Ref. 60203
8
Electrical Appliances
Kettle
Prestige
Model: 42330-4231/3/5/6/7/8 batch codes 1206/0107/0407/0607/0707/08-7/0907/1007/1107 but not 1007E and 1107E
 
9
Cosmetics
Sun lotion
Schonegger
Model: Batch 14407, Best before 12-09, Manufacturing code: 14407, EAN code: 9 006699 003279
10
Motor Vehicles
Motorcycles
Triumph
Model: Type D67LD, EU type approval e11*2002/24*0611*00 to 01.
 
11
Toys
Wooden hand cart
I Sport
Model: Item 12597
12
Lighting Equipment
Recessed luminaire
Brilux
Model: Quad 26D
13
Motor Vehicles
Passenger car
Opel
Model: - Astra H From 5 2 000002 to 5 2 192573
- Astra H From 4 5 000007 to 5 5 160651
- Astra H From 4 8 000033 to 5 8 171196
- Astra G From 3 2 000013 to 4 2 230983
- Astra G From 3 5 000004 to 4 5 153272
- Astra G From 3 6 072891 to 3 6 152042
- Astra G From 3 8 000004 to 4 8 052493
- Astra G From 3 B 006415 to 5 B 003662
- Astra G From 4 G 040702 to 5 G 099437
 
14
Electrical Appliances
All in one Travel Adapter
Travel & Co
Model: MB001
15
Lighting Equipment
Luminaire
ForLight
Model: Elegance 1-2-3
16
Lighters
Lighters
Unlite
Model: 21000 CR - ML3 - TS - 01 HC WHITE, barcode: 8 716509 210001
Art Nr: 21001 CR - ML3 - TS - 01 HC BLACK, barcode: 8 716509 210018
Art Nr: 21002 CR - ML3 - TS - 01 HC YELLOW, barcode: 8 716509 210025
Art Nr: 21003 CR - ML3 - TS - 01 HC ORANGE, barcode: 8 716509 210032
Art Nr: 21004 CR - ML3 - TS - 01 HC GREEN, barcode: 8 716509 210049
Art Nr: 21005 CR - ML3 - TS - 01 HC RED, barcode: 8 716509 210056
Art Nr: 21006 CR - ML3 - TS - 01 HC BLUE, barcode: 8 716509 210063
 
17
Electrical Appliances
Cordless kettle
Dyras
Model: EWK-200R
18
Toys
Joke item
Trendy Fun
Model: Ean code 66772001241000000100
19
Cosmetics
Dark spot remover
High Tim Products
Model: Ean code 043429131009
20
Toys
Joke item
Sheng Yi
Model: Item no. 122A
21
Food-Imitating Products
Erasers
Donau
Model: Art. no. ER-2092/60T
22
Laser pointers
Laser pointer key-rings
Powerful laser pointer
Model: P18
 
The Commission does not take any responsibility for the accuracy of the information provided. In the event that further information received from a contact point regarding an already published notification leads to the modification or withdrawal of the information, the Commission will include a corrigendum or notice of withdrawal in the next weekly overview.