Safety Gate: Rapid Alert System for dangerous non-food products - Weekly Report

Report 9 ( Published on: 28/02/2020)
The number of affected vehicles worldwide has increased from 166 to 219,Following instructions from the responible national authority Notification A12/1464/19.originally published on report 2019-040 of 04/10/2019 has been withdrawn due to the fact that the risk of the product notified is limited to Belgium and therefore a local event.

 
Weekly report on consumer products
Products with serious risks 

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Alert number: A12/00300/20       
Category:  Hobby/sports equipment
 
Product:  Gym bag
 
Brand: Nordic Strength
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Chemical, Environment
 
The product contains an excessive amount of lead and bis(pentabromophenyl) ether (decaBDE)(measured values: 0.36 % and 0.16 % by weight, respectively).

Lead poses a risk to the environment and is harmful to human health, as it accumulates in the body, can cause developmental neurotoxicity and may affect breast-fed or unborn children.

DecaBDE might cause neurodevelopmental behavioural defects and is very persistent and bio-accumulative, posing a risk for the environment and human health.
/ The product does not comply with the REACH and the Persistent Organic Pollutants (POP) Regulations.
 

Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Distributor)
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Warning consumers of the risks

 
Description:  A rectangular sports bag made of black fabric with the brand name printed in white on its side. The product was also sold online.
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  Unknown
Alert submitted by:  Norway
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 9

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Alert number: A12/00305/20       
Category:  Hobby/sports equipment
 
Product:  Foldable outdoor stool
 
Brand: Mil-tec
 
Name: Tripod foldable stool / Tripod sammenleggbar krakk
 
Type / number of model:  14450020
 
Barcode:  4046872177873
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The plastic material of the seat of the product contains an excessive amount of lead (measured value: 0.4 % by weight).

Lead is harmful to human health, accumulates in the body, can cause developmental neurotoxicity and may also affect breast-fed or unborn children.
/ The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.
 

Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Distributor)
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Warning consumers of the risks

 
Description:  Three-legged small stool made in metal and fabric in green camouflage pattern. The product was also sold online.
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  Unknown
Alert submitted by:  Norway
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 9

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Alert number: A12/00311/20       
Category:  Hobby/sports equipment
 
Product:  Raincoat
 
Brand: Mil-tec tactical & outdoor products
 
Name: Vinyl poncho 0,15 mm Vinyl Poncho 0,15 mm
 
Type / number of model:  10633020
 
Barcode:  4046872190223
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Chemical, Environment
 
The product contains an excessive amount of short chain chlorinated paraffins (SCCPs) (measured value: 1.4 % by weight).

SCCPs persist in the environment, are toxic to aquatic organisms at low concentrations and bio-accumulate in wildlife and humans, posing a risk to human health and the environment. Prolonged exposure to them through the skin may cause cancer. / The product does not comply with the Persistent Organic Pollutants (POP) Regulations.
 

Measures taken by economic operators: Warning consumers of the risks (By: Distributor)
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description:  Raincoat (rain poncho) in plastic material with camouflage imprint. The product is made of polyvinylchloride. The product was also sold online.
Packaging description:  The product is sold in a black plastic bag.
Country of origin:  Unknown
Alert submitted by:  Norway
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 9

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Alert number: A12/00299/20       
Category:  Jewellery
 
Product:  Earrings
 
Brand: Tedi
 
Name: Creolen 5 Paar
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Barcode:  52233001751000000200
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The product releases an excessive amount of nickel (measured value 15.7 μg/cm²/week). Nickel is a strong sensitiser and can cause allergic reactions if present in articles that come into direct and prolonged contact with the skin. / The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description:  Five pairs of gold-coloured creoles as a set, various diameters; the surface of the jewellery may be smooth or structured;
Packaging description:  The earrings are fixed to a printed cardboard.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 9
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Poland

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Alert number: A12/00312/20       
Category:  Chemical products
 
Product:  Liquid for e-cigarettes
 
Brand: AWESOME
 
Name: RedBull
 
Type / number of model:  Nicotine content: 0 mg, 3 mg or 6 mg
 
Barcode:  8802269102004
 
Batch number:  ITEM Nº:HK2269
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The product contains an excessive volume of liquid, which may contain nicotine. Nicotine is acutely toxic and can endanger the user's safety, notably if the product comes into contact with the skin or is ingested. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Tobacco Products Directive.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Retailer): Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description:  Refill container with 100 ml of liquid for electronic cigarettes.
Packaging description:  The product is sold in an orange plastic bottle with screw cap and child safety lock.
Country of origin:  Unknown
Alert submitted by:  Czechia
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 9

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Alert number: A12/00302/20       
Category:  Lighting chains
 
Product:  Lighting chain
 
Brand: Progarden
 
Name: Progarden solar LED lightstring
 
Type / number of model:  Solar
 
Barcode:  8719202202861
 
Batch number:  492971
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Chemical, Environment
 
The solders in the product and its metal housing contain an excessive amount of lead (measured value: 48,3 % and 1.6 % by weight, respectively).

Lead poses a risk to the environment and is harmful to human health, as it accumulates in the body, can cause developmental neurotoxicity and may affect breast-fed or unborn children.

/ The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation and the requirements of the Commission Directive on the restriction of the use of certain hazardous substances in electrical and electronic equipment (RoHS 2 Directive).
 

Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Retailer)

 
Description:  Outdoor black plastic LED light chain attached to a black solar panel. It can be mounted on a short black plastic spear, which can be planted in the ground. The product was also sold online.
Packaging description:  The product is sold wrapped in a transparent plastic bag and packed in a cardboard box.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Norway
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 9

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Alert number: A12/00296/20       
Category:  Lighting equipment
 
Product:  Torch
 
Brand: GoneDriving
 
Name: Magnetic Telescope Pick-Up Torch / Magnetisk gripeve
 
Type / number of model:  RY667
 
Barcode:  5029476006670
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Environment
 
The solders in the product contain an excessive amount of lead (measured value: 63.5 % by weight). Also, the batteries included in the product contain mercury and lead (measured values: 0.223 % and 0.006 % by weight, respectively).

Lead poses a risk to the environment.

Mercury bio-accumulates, is one of the most hazardous toxicants to the environment and is, through it, a threat to human health. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Batteries and Accumulators Directive and the Commission Directive on the restriction of the use of certain hazardous substances in electrical and electronic equipment (RoHS 2 Directive).
 

Measures taken by economic operators: Warning consumers of the risks (By: Distributor)
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Removal of this product listing by the online marketplace

 
Description:  Flexible telescopic torch in different colours, 15 cm long, with a magnet at its end. The product was also sold online.
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Norway
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 9

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Alert number: A12/00306/20       
Category:  Lighting equipment
 
Product:  Headlamp
 
Brand: Easy Camp
 
Name: Yarara Headlamp / Yarara Hodelykt
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Barcode:  5709388056429
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Environment
 
The solders in the product contain an excessive amount of lead (measured value: 58.24 %).

Lead poses a risk to the environment.
/ The product does not comply with the requirements of the Commission Directive on the restriction of the use of certain hazardous substances in electrical and electronic equipment (RoHS 2 Directive).
 

Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Distributor)
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Warning consumers of the risks

 
Description:  2 button batteries-operated headlamp with an adjustable rubber band and led diodes. The product was also sold online.
Packaging description:  The product is sold in a transparent hard plastic blister with a cardboard in it.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Norway
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 9

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Alert number: A12/00307/20       
Category:  Lighting equipment
 
Product:  LED work lamp
 
Brand: BENSON PROMO LINE
 
Name: LOOPLAMP 30 LED PROFI HANDLAMPE
 
Type / number of model:  KH5D
 
Barcode:  8718692627307
 
Batch number:  20150142
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Environment
 
The solders in the product contain an excessive amount of lead (measured value: 32.2 %).

Lead poses a risk to the environment. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Commission Directive on the restriction of the use of certain hazardous substances in electrical and electronic equipment (RoHS 2 Directive).
 

Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Retailer)

 
Description:  Battery operated work lamp of approximately 30 cm of length, with 30 LEDs and a hook. The product was also sold online.
Packaging description:  The product is sold in a transparent plastic blister with a yellow cardboard back.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Norway
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 9

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Alert number: A12/00319/20       
Category:  Lighting equipment
 
Product:  USB cable
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Mini Pac
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Barcode:  7322130907053
 
Batch number:  TMP#0705
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Environment
 
The solders contain lead (measured value 8.4% by weight).
Lead poses a risk to the environment. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Commission Directive on the restriction of the use of certain hazardous substances in electrical and electronic equipment (RoHS 2 Directive).
 

Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Importer)

 
Description:  White USB-Cable for charging smartphones and tablets.
Packaging description:  Cardboard package. Marked Designed in Scandinavia. Patented: US8,791,829. www.poweraware.com
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Sweden
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 9

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Alert number: A12/00320/20       
Category:  Lighting equipment
 
Product:  Tube lamp
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Best Friend Get Connect
 
Type / number of model:  A16
 
Barcode:  7300009502837
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Environment
 
The solders contain lead (measured value up to 18.71% by weight) .
Lead poses a risk to the environment. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Commission Directive on the restriction of the use of certain hazardous substances in electrical and electronic equipment (RoHS 2 Directive).
 

Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)

 
Description:  Lamp shaped like a tube
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Sweden
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 9

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Alert number: A12/00276/20       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Three-wheeled motor vehicle
 
Brand: Harley - Davidson
 
Name: FLHTCUTG, FLRT, FLHTCUTGSE
 
Type / number of model:  Type-approval number: e4*168/2013*00025*02, Type: TG1
 
Company recall code:  0175
 
Production dates:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between 12 March 2018 and 5 November 2019.
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
Due to a faulty sensor, one of the rear brakes may engage unintentionally. This could result in loss of control over the vehicle, increasing the risk of an accident. /
 

Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)

 
Description:  Three-wheeled motor vehicle/motorcycle under Harley - Davidson recall code: 0175.
Country of origin:  United States
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 9
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Estonia, Finland, Greece, Slovakia

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Alert number: A12/00278/20       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: Audi
 
Name: Q5
 
Type / number of model:  Type-approval number: e1*2007/46*1550*, Type: FY
 
Company recall code:  66K8
 
Production dates:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between July 2015 and August 2019.
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
Due to defects in the manufacturing process, the rear wheelhouse trims may not have been adequately clipped to the bodywork. As a result, they may become detached, posing a risk to the following traffic. /
 

Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)

 
Description:  Passenger car under Audi recall code: 66K8.
Country of origin:  Germany
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 9
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Bulgaria, Croatia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Luxembourg, Poland, Slovakia, Slovenia, Sweden

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Alert number: A12/00279/20       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: Cadillac
 
Name: Escalade
 
Type / number of model:  Type-approval number: e13*2007/46*1479*00 - *05, Type: K2XX
 
Company recall code:  N192268490
 
Production dates:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between 2015 and 2017.
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The output of the engine-mounted mechanical vacuum pump may decrease over time.
As a result, the functioning of the vacuum powered brake assist can be impaired, leading to increased risk of an accident. /
 

Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Other)

 
Description:  Passenger car under Cadillac recall code: N192268490.
Country of origin:  United States
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 9
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Luxembourg, Sweden

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Alert number: A12/00280/20       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: Mercedes-Benz
 
Name: C-Class, E-Class, CLK, CLS
 
Type / number of model:  Model series: BR 203, BR 209, BR 211, BR 219, Type-approval numbers: e1*98/14*0139, e1*98/14*0184, e1*2001/116*0213, e1*2001/116*0295, Types: 203, 209, 211 K, 219
 
Company recall code:  7891003
 
Production dates:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between 1 January 2000 and 15 July 2010.
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The adhesive bond between the glass panel and the sliding-roof frame may not meet the specifications. As a result, the glass panel could become completely detached from the vehicle, posing the risk to the following traffic. /
 

Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)

 
Description:  Passenger car under Mercedes-Benz recall code: 7891003.
Country of origin:  Germany
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 9
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Bulgaria, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Luxembourg, Poland, Portugal, Slovakia, Slovenia

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Alert number: A12/00281/20       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Motorcycle
 
Brand: Royal Alloy
 
Name: GT/GP 125 CBS
 
Type / number of model:  Type-approval number: e13*168/2013*00200*01
 
Company recall code:  Unknown
 
Production dates:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between 1 January 2018 and 31 January 2020.
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The front brake pad can detach from its retaining clip and fall away from the brake disc if the brake pad material is worn to a level below 2.5mm.

This can result in significantly decreased braking efficiency and possible brake failure, increasing the risk of an accident. /
 

Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Importer)

 
Description:  Motorcycle.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  United Kingdom
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 9

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Alert number: A12/00321/20       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Motorcycle
 
Brand: Suzuki
 
Name: Address
 
Type / number of model:  Type-approval number: e4*2002/24*3114*00
 
Company recall code:  C82
 
Production dates:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between October 2014 and May 2019.
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
Improper plating material was used on the movable contact terminals of the horn and brake switches, which can lead to corrosion of the contact surfaces. As a result, the horn will not work properly and the engine may fail to start, increasing the risk of an accident. /
 

Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Importer)

 
Description:  Motorcycle under Suzuki recall code: C82.
Country of origin:  Indonesia
Alert submitted by:  Belgium
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 9
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Bulgaria, Germany, Greece, Luxembourg, Poland, Sweden

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Alert number: A12/00322/20       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Pickup truck
 
Brand: Mercedes-Benz
 
Name: X-Class
 
Type / number of model:  Type-approval number: e9*2007/46*6531, Type: 4701
 
Company recall code:  VS4AHSTABI
 
Production dates:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between 26 October 2017 and 3 October 2018.
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The trailer stability function may not be available. As a result, the vehicle driving stability can be impaired, increasing the risk of an accident. /
 

Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)

 
Description:  Pickup truck with retrofitted trailer hitch under Mercedes-Benz recall code: VS4AHSTABI.
Country of origin:  Germany
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 9
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Denmark, Estonia, Greece, Portugal, Slovakia

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Alert number: A12/00323/20       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: Audi
 
Name: A8
 
Type / number of model:  Type-approval number: e1 * 2007/46 * 0284 *, Type: 4H
 
Company recall code:  48O8
 
Production dates:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between December 2009 and September 2016.
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Fire
 
The compression joint between the hydraulic hose and the hydraulic fitting of the power steering can be put under excessive pressure.

As a result, oil can leak out in the engine compartment increasing the risk of fire. /
 

Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)

 
Description:  Passenger car with right-hand drive under Audi recall code: 48O8.
Country of origin:  Germany
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 9
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Denmark, Hungary

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Alert number: A12/00324/20       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: Seat
 
Name: Tarraco
 
Type / number of model:  Type-approval number: e9*2007/46*6666, Type: KN
 
Company recall code:  20BW
 
Production dates:  The affected vehicles were manufactured in 2020.
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Fire
 
The wall of the fuel tank is insufficiently thick.

This may lead to increased risk of fire in the event of an accident. /
 

Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)

 
Description:  Passenger car under Seat recall code: 20BW.
Country of origin:  Germany
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 9
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Ireland

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Alert number: A12/00326/20       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: Subaru
 
Name: Impreza, XV, Crosstrek
 
Type / number of model:  e1*2007/46*0597*, e13*2007/46*1648*, e13*2007/46*1648* (IMPREZA & XV); e13*2007/46*1648* (IMPREZA)
 
Company recall code:  SRT283
 
Production dates:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between 2017 and 2019.
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The sealing of the brake hoses may be insufficient. As a result, brake fluid may leak onto the road, posing a risk to the following traffic. /
 

Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Importer)

 
Description:  Passenger car under Subaru recall code: SRT283.
Country of origin:  Japan
Alert submitted by:  Belgium
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 9
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Denmark, Estonia, Greece, Ireland, Luxembourg, Poland, Slovakia

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Alert number: A12/00327/20       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: Subaru
 
Name: Impreza, XV, Forester, Crosstrek
 
Type / number of model:  e1*2007/46*0597*, e13*2007/46*1648*, e13*2007/46*1648* (IMPREZA/XV); e13*2007/46*1648* (IMPREZA); e13*2007/46*1305*, e13*2007/46*1998* (FORESTER)
 
Company recall code:  SRT284
 
Production dates:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between 2017 and 2020.
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Electric shock, Fire
 
Due to improper Engine Control Module (ECM) programming, the ignition coil may be energized longer than designed after the engine is switched off. If the ignition coil remains energized for a long time, its internal temperature may increase which could cause a short circuit, increasing the risk of electric shock and fire. /
 

Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Importer)

 
Description:  Passenger car under Subaru recall code: SRT284.
Country of origin:  Japan
Alert submitted by:  Belgium
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 9
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Denmark, Estonia, Greece, Luxembourg, Poland, Slovakia

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Alert number: A12/00337/20       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: Seat
 
Name: Exeo (3R)
 
Type / number of model:  e9*2001/116*0072*01, e9*2001/116*0072*02, e9*2001/116*0072*03, e9*2001/116*0072*04, e9*2001/116*0072*05, e9*2001/116*0072*06, e9*2001/116*0072*07, , e9*2001/116*0072*08, e9*2001/116*0072*09, e9*2001/116*0072*10, e9*2001/116*0072*11
 
Company recall code:  69Z8
 
Production dates:  From 2009 to 2013.
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
In the event of an accident with airbag activation, the front passenger airbag
gas generator housing may explode. Fragments from the gas generator can cause injuries. /
 

Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Importer)

 
Description:  - Model year: 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013;- VIN's: from VSSZZZ3RZ9R002832 to VSSZZZ3RZDR008861.
Country of origin:  Portugal
Alert submitted by:  Portugal
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 9
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Bulgaria, Greece, Malta, Romania

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Alert number: A12/00309/20       
Category:  Other
 
Product:  Mobile phone case
 
Brand: XQISIT
 
Name: Wallet Case Eman iPhone 7/8 Black Wallet Case Eman
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Barcode:  4029948052526
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The plastic of the product contains an excessive amount of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs), notably benzo[k]fluoranthene (BkFA) and benzo[a]anthracene (BaA) (measured values: 3.7 mg/kg and 1.0 mg/kg by weight, respectively).

These PAHs may cause cancer. / The product does not comply with the REACH regulation.
 

Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Distributor)
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Warning consumers of the risks

 
Description:  Mobile phone case in black material, intended for Iphone mobile phones models 7 and 8. The product was also sold online.
Packaging description:  The product is sold in a cardboard box.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Norway
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 9
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Germany

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Alert number: A12/00286/20       
Category:  Protective equipment
 
Product:  Floating device for children
 
Brand: Kerlis
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  11624
 
Barcode:  3760119006245
 
Batch number:  //
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
A piece of the closure system of the strap can be detached, generating a small part. A small child may put it in the mouth and choke. / The product does not comply with the Personal Protective Equipment Directive and the relevant European standard EN 13138.
 

Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Distributor)

 
Description:  Buoyant tube used as a floating aid for children between 2 and 6 years of age (15-30 kg) for swimming instruction.
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  France
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 9

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Alert number: A12/00283/20       
Category:  Childcare articles and children's equipment
 
Product:  Soother holders
 
Brand: Pasito a Pasito
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  REF 73884, REF 73885, REF 73887
 
Barcode:  8410446738849, 84100446738856, 8410446738870
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
The product has small part (ribbon) that can be easily detached. A small child may put it in the mouth and choke.
/ The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 12586.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Distributor): Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description:  Soother holders, various colours.
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  Spain
Alert submitted by:  Italy
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 9

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Alert number: A12/00338/20       
Category:  Childcare articles and children's equipment
 
Product:  Baby walker
 
Brand: Zopa
 
Name: CHODÍTKO SPEEDY 3v1
 
Type / number of model:  B-4500
 
Barcode:  8595114435135, 8595114435111, 859511443512
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
There is no protection against falls down steps. The baby-walker could fall down a flight of stairs, causing injuries to the child. / The product does not comply with the European Standard EN 1273.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Distributor): Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description:  Multifunctional blue-white baby walker with white frame, padded seat and various toys. The baby walker is foldable. The product barcode varies by colour.
Packaging description:  Packaging: cardboard box
Country of origin:  Czechia
Alert submitted by:  Hungary
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 9

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Alert number: A12/00289/20       
Category:  Pyrotechnic articles
 
Product:  Fireworks
 
Brand: Funke
 
Name: Funke Super-Böller 2
 
Type / number of model:  1008-P1-69256651, Art.Nr. 510
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Damage to hearing
 
The burning time of the initial fuse is too short and the user might not be able to reach the safety distance in time. The user will consequently be exposed to a too high sound pressure level which might lead damage to hearing. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Pyrotechnics Directive.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Retailer): Recall of the product from end users

 
Description:  Sound emitter (banger), cat. P1.
Packaging description:  Red packaging showing a picture of a landscape and a tiger’s head, with writing on the front; contents 4 pieces
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Austria
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 9
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Germany

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Alert number: A12/00290/20       
Category:  Pyrotechnic articles
 
Product:  Fireworks
 
Brand: Funke
 
Name: Funke China-Böller B
 
Type / number of model:  1008-P1-69256651, Art.Nr. 480
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Damage to hearing
 
The burning time of the initial fuse is too short and the user might not be able to reach the safety distance in time. The user will consequently be exposed to a too high sound pressure level which might lead damage to hearing. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Pyrotechnics Directive.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Retailer): Recall of the product from end users

 
Description:  Sound emitter, cat. P1 (Banger).
Packaging description:  Red packaging with a landscape scene and a tiger's head with a written label on the front; labelling on the rear of the packaging – see photographs; contains 6 items
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Austria
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 9
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Germany

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Alert number: A12/00297/20       
Category:  Pyrotechnic articles
 
Product:  Fireworks
 
Brand: Funke
 
Name: Funke China-Böller D
 
Type / number of model:  1008-P1-69256651, Art.Nr. 490
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Damage to hearing
 
The burning time of the initial fuse is too short and the user might not be able to reach the safety distance in time. The user will consequently be exposed to a too high sound pressure level which might lead damage to hearing. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Pyrotechnics Directive.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Retailer): Recall of the product from end users

 
Description:  Sound emitter, category P1 (Bangers).
Packaging description:  Red packaging with a landscape scene and a tiger's head; contains 6 items
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Austria
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 9
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Germany

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Alert number: A12/00256/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Toy slime
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Smart sly
 
Type / number of model:  art. BY01-SLI02
 
Barcode:  4814723004674
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The migration of boron from the toy slime is too high ( measured value up to 801 mg/kg). Ingestion of boron or contact with an excessive quantity of boron may harm the health of children by damaging the reproductive system. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 71-3.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description:  Yellow toy slime (120 g) packaged in clear plastic packaging
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  Belarus
Alert submitted by:  Lithuania
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 9

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Alert number: A12/00257/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Plastic doll
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Moxie girl
 
Type / number of model:  N°1210, MKH741681
 
Barcode:  6991207416814
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The plastic material of the doll contains an excessive amount of bis (2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value up to 25.26 % by weight). This phthalate may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to the reproductive system. / The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description:  A plastic doll .
Packaging description:  Packed into a window blisted box.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Cyprus
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 9

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Alert number: A12/00258/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Baby teether
 
Brand: Riikka's Sweet Dreams
 
Name: Silicon teethers
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitYES
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
The product has protruding parts. A small child could put the protruding part in the mouth, which could block the airways and cause choking.
/ The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European Standard EN 71-1.
 

Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Importer)
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures

Company recall page:  https://www.facebook.com/RiikkaSweetDreams/

 
Description:  Silicon teethers for babies in different shape and colours.
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  Unknown
Alert submitted by:  Finland
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 9

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Alert number: A12/00260/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Plastic doll with accessories
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Beautiful Fashion Style
 
Type / number of model:  N0. ZR-538
 
Barcode:  6900101405381
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The plastic material of the doll contains an excessive amount of bis(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value: up to 31 % by weight) and dibutyl phthalate (DBP)(measured value: 0.27 % by weight). These phthalates may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to the reproductive system. / The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description:  A plastic doll with accssories in a cardboard.
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Cyprus
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 9

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Alert number: A12/00261/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Plastic doll with accessories
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: LOL Surprise!
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitYES
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The plastic material of the doll contains an excessive amount of 2-ethylhexyl phthalate (DEHP) (measured value: 0.7% by weight). This phthalate may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to the reproductive system. / The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.
 

Measures taken by economic operators: Removal of this product listing by the online marketplace (By: Retailer)

 
Description:  LOL toy - electric princess doll
Packaging description:  In a cardboard box
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  United Kingdom
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 9

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Alert number: A12/00263/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Soft-filled toy
 
Brand: RayaToys
 
Name: Soft filled hero
 
Type / number of model:  501116551
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
Both ears and the purple decorative circles of the wings can easily become detached, generating small parts. A small child may put them in the mouth and choke. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 71-1.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description:  Soft-filled toy in the shape of a red hero with attached wings and shoulder straps.
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Bulgaria
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 9

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Alert number: A12/00264/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Plastic doll set
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Surprise fashion
 
Type / number of model:  N° 2012
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The plastic material of the dolls contains an excessive amount of bis (2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value up to 36.7% by weight). The plastic material of the small doll contains in addition di-butylphthalate (DBP) (measured value: 3 % by weight). These phthalates may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to the reproductive system. / The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description:  Two plastic dolls with accessories in a cardboard with transparent cover.
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Cyprus
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 9

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Alert number: A12/00265/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Baby teether toy
 
Brand: Ryanlemon
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
Small parts may easily be detached from the toy. A small child put them in the mouth and choke. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 71-1.
 

Measures taken by economic operators: Removal of this product listing by the online marketplace (By: Retailer)

 
Description:  Baby teether in various shapes. The product was also sold online, in particular via Aliexpress.
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  Unknown
Alert submitted by:  United Kingdom
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 9
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Ireland

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Alert number: A12/00266/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Soft-filled toy
 
Brand: Jumbo
 
Name: soft filled pink elephant
 
Type / number of model:  0000010661420, HJ18-5304-2L
 
Barcode:  0289047000031
 
Batch number:  19HT1510XM
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
The foam located inside both ears of the soft toy is easily accessible due to the weakness of certain seams. A small child may take the foam parts, detach small parts and put them in the mouth which could lead to choking. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 71-1.
 

Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Distributor)

 
Description:  Soft-filled pink elephant with attached flower.
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Bulgaria
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 9
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Cyprus

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Alert number: A12/00267/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Toy slime
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Jelly slime
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Barcode:  6970091260159
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The migration of boron from the toy slime is too high ( measured value up to 414 mg/kg). Ingestion of boron or contact with an excessive quantity of boron may harm the health of children by damaging the reproductive system. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 71-3.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Retailer): Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description:  Toy slime packed in a white plastic box with a lid
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Lithuania
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 9

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Alert number: A12/00268/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Soft-filled toy
 
Brand: Simba
 
Name: lion king soft filled toy
 
Type / number of model:  1901361118
 
Barcode:  4006592987367
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
The plastic sticker can easily become detached, generating a small part. A small child may put it in the mouth and choke. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 71-1.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Distributor): Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description:  Lion king soft filled toy (simba) in brown colour with red ruff and tail. It can make sounds.
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Bulgaria
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 9

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Alert number: A12/00271/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Plastic doll set
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Sicaly and Pegasus
 
Type / number of model:  TEZ11883
 
Barcode:  1511600118839
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The plastic material of the doll contains an excessive amount of 2-ethylhexyl phthalate (DEHP) (measured value: 32 % by weight). This phthalate may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to the reproductive system. / The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description:  A girl on a flying horse
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Cyprus
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 9

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Alert number: A12/00273/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Plastic doll set
 
Brand: Wedding Dolls Series
 
Name: Family - Love Never Ends
 
Type / number of model:  №.010
 
Barcode:  6975407841768
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The plastic material of the doll contains an excessive amount of 2-ethylhexyl phthalate (DEHP) (measured value: 37 % by weight) and Di-(butyl) phthalate (DBP) (measured value: 0.62% by weight).These phthalates may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to the reproductive system. / The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description:  A plastic doll with accessories in a cardboard.
Packaging description:  Carton, window blisted box.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Cyprus
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 9

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Alert number: A12/00274/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Plastic doll set
 
Brand: TLD Toy
 
Name: Baby's happy time
 
Type / number of model:  N°.Y883
 
Barcode:  6991208268283
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The plastic material of the doll contains an excessive amount of 2-ethylhexyl phthalate (DEHP) (measured value: 22% by weight). This phthalate may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to the reproductive system. / The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description:  A plastic doll with accessories in a cardboard.
Packaging description:  Carton, window blisted box
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Cyprus
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 9

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Alert number: A12/00275/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Plastic doll set
 
Brand: Qing Da Toy
 
Name: Pretty Decorate
 
Type / number of model:  N°.1109
 
Barcode:  6991207776901
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The plastic material of the doll contains an excessive amount of 2-ethylhexyl phthalate (DEHP) (measured value: 35% by weight). This phthalate may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to the reproductive system. / The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description:  A plastic doll with accessories in a cardboard.
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Cyprus
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 9

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Alert number: A12/00277/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Whistle toy
 
Brand: Hua Cong Toys
 
Name: Football Whistle
 
Type / number of model:  Item №: 1637
 
Barcode:  5023761101637
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
The toy can easily break generating small parts. A child can put them in the mouth and choke on them. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 71-1.
 

Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Importer)

 
Description:  Three whistles in the shape of a football and three cords contained in a plastic blister with a cardboard backing.
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  United Kingdom
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 9

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Alert number: A12/00282/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Soft toy
 
Brand: Despicable ME3
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  DESC. MINI DAVE
 
Barcode:  5050624246716
 
Batch number:  231702
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
Small parts can detach (part of the spectacles). A child may put them in the mouth and choke. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 71-1.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Distributor): Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description:  Coloured soft toy.
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  Unknown
Alert submitted by:  Italy
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 9

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Alert number: A12/00284/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Toy scooter
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Folding Scooter
 
Type / number of model:  A162/SSWT-918
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The front wheels are too small and could get stuck in holes in the ground. This could cause the child to lose balance and fall off, leading to injuries. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 71-1.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description:  A scooter with two adjacent wheels at the back and two at the front connected via a mechanism that turns the wheels when the scooter is tilted left or right.
Packaging description:  Packaged in a large cardboard box with an image of the product on the face.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  United Kingdom
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 9

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Alert number: A12/00285/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Soft-filled toy
 
Brand: Teddies
 
Name: Drak Čmoudík zpívající
 
Type / number of model:  26010000
 
Barcode:  8592190099916
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
Small parts (from the battery compartment: cable and glue) can detach from the toy. A small child may put them in the mouth and choke. / The product does not comply with requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European Standard EN 71-1.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Distributor, Manufacturer): Withdrawal of the product from the market, Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description:  Soft-filled toy in the shape of a two-headed dragon in green colour, about 30 cm large. Built-in playing machine in the abdominal part, which is powered by 2x1,5V (AA batteries).
Packaging description:  The product is packed in a cardboard box.
Country of origin:  Unknown
Alert submitted by:  Czechia
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 9

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Alert number: A12/00287/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Plastic musical toy
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Muzyczny dzwoneczek
 
Type / number of model:  8839A
 
Barcode:  6920107392751
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Chemical, Choking
 
The battery compartment can be easily opened without the use of any tools, leaving the batteries accessible. A child may put the batteries in the mouth, which could cause choking or damage to the child’s gastrointestinal tract. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 62115
 

Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Importer)

 
Description:  Battery-powered, plastic musical toy.
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Poland
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 9

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Alert number: A12/00291/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Plastic doll
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Mermaid Magical
 
Type / number of model:  Nº. WJ 303
 
Barcode:  6910265653030
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The plastic material of the product contains an excessive amount of bis(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP)(measured value up to: 39 % by weight).

This phthalate may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to their reproductive system.

/ The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description:  A plastic doll depicting a mermaid with green scales.
Packaging description:  The product is sold in a cardboard box.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Cyprus
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 9

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Alert number: A12/00292/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Painting toy kit
 
Brand: MITAMA
 
Name: KIT COLORA E GIOCA
 
Type / number of model:  Cod.: 42935
 
Barcode:  8026624429357
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Damage to sight
 
The LED torch is too powerful.

Direct viewing of the LED beam could cause damage to sight. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 62115.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description:  Painting toy kit consisting of several crayons and felt pens of different colours, puzzles and paper sheets to be painted on and a torch with holograms to be projected and drawn.
Packaging description:  The product is sold in a cardboard box.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Italy
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 9

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Alert number: A12/00293/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Magnetic building blocks
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: 204 pcs Magnetic Toy Building Blocks Set 3D Large Tiles Great Gift DIY Kids Toys
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Choking, Injuries
 
The building blocks can easily break, releasing small parts with an excessive magnetic flux.

A small child may put one or more of these in the mouth and swallow them, which then could attract one another causing intestinal blockage or perforation, or even the child to choke. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 71-1.
 

Measures taken by economic operators: Removal of this product listing by the online marketplace (By: Other)

 
Description:  Toy magnetic building blocks set consisting of 204 pieces. The product was sold online, in particular via eBAY.
Packaging description:  The set is packaged in a transparent plastic box with orange handles.
Country of origin:  Unknown
Alert submitted by:  United Kingdom
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 9
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Ireland

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Alert number: A12/00301/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Plastic doll
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Fashion Sweet
 
Type / number of model:  Nº.F329
 
Barcode:  6991209483036
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The plastic material of the product contains an excessive amount of bis(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) and dibutyl phthalate (DBP)(measured values up to: 38.13 % and 1.66 % by weight, respectively).

These phthalates may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to their reproductive system. / The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description:  A plastic doll wearing yellow shorts and a blouse.
Packaging description:  The product is sold in a window-blistered cardboard box.
Country of origin:  Unknown
Alert submitted by:  Cyprus
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 9

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Alert number: A12/00303/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Plastic doll with accessories
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Vogue Girl
 
Type / number of model:  Nº. 888-A
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The plastic material of the product contains an excessive amount of bis(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP)(measured value: 30 % by weight).

This phthalate may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to their reproductive system. / The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description:  A plastic doll in a red and golden dress with several accessories.
Packaging description:  The product is sold in a cardboard box.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Cyprus
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 9

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Alert number: A12/00308/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Plastic doll set
 
Brand: My fashion show
 
Name: Beauty Girl Jewellery Beauty Girl Jewellery
 
Type / number of model:  Item Nº: 10005
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The plastic material of the product contains an excessive amount of bis(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) and di-‘isononyl’ phthalate (DINP)(measured values up to: 24.42 % and 0.11% by weight, respectively).

These phthalates may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to their reproductive system and liver.

/ The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.
 

Measures taken by economic operators: Removal of this product listing by the online marketplace (By: Distributor)
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description:  Plastic doll set consisting of 2 plastic dolls (one depicting a woman and a second one depicting a small child), several beauty care accessories and some miniature toys. The product was also sold online.
Packaging description:  The product is sold in a cardboard box with a transparent plastic front.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Norway
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 9

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Alert number: A12/00310/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Plastic toy
 
Brand: Sheng yi
 
Name: Life-like Roach Kakerlakk
 
Type / number of model:  SY2008-14
 
Barcode:  2000506431634
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The plastic material of the product contains an excessive amount of bis(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value: 22 % by weight).

This phthalate may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to their reproductive system. / The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.
 

Measures taken by economic operators: Other (By: Distributor)
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Other

 
Description:  Plastic toy depicting a small brown reddish cockroach. The product was sold online, in particular via lightinthebox.com.
Packaging description:  The product is sold on a cardboard sheet with a transparent plastic front.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Norway
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 9

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Alert number: A12/00313/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Plastic doll
 
Brand: GIAQUINTO GIOCATTOLI
 
Name: LE FATINE
 
Type / number of model:  codice 8-033641-040595
 
Barcode:  8 033641 040595
 
Batch number:  batch number 105
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The plastic material of the product contains an excessive amount of bis(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP), dibutyl phthalate (DBP) and diisobutyl phthalate (DIBP)(measured values up to: 12.81 %, 5.47 % and 1.35 % by weight, respectively).

These phthalates may harm the health by causing possible damage to the reproductive system.


/ The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation and the requirements of the of the Toy Safety Directive.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description:  Plastic doll depicting a winged fairy.
Packaging description:  The product is sold in a cardboard box with a transparent plastic front window.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Italy
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 9

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Alert number: A12/00316/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Key ring
 
Brand: Nintendo
 
Name: Super Mario Key Ring
 
Type / number of model:  KE060908NTN
 
Barcode:  8718526027891
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The plastic material of the product contains an excessive amount of di-‘isononyl’ phthalate (DINP), bis(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) and lead (measured values: 4.78 %, 0.69 % and 0.22 % by weight, respectively).

These phthalates may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to their reproductive system and liver.

Lead is harmful to human health, accumulates in the body, can cause developmental neurotoxicity and may affect breast-fed or unborn children. / The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.
 

Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)

 
Description:  Key ring with a pendant depicting the character Donkey Kong.
Packaging description:  The product is sold on a piece of blue cardboard that says "Super Mario" and wrapped in a transparent plastic.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Sweden
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 9

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Alert number: A12/00317/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Soft-filled toy
 
Brand: www.kids.bg
 
Name: Soft-filled mouse
 
Type / number of model:  17089-24
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
The nose and plastic whiskers can be easily detached, generating small parts. A small child may put them in the mouth and choke. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 71-1.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description:  Soft-filled mouse Jerry in brown colour with black plastic nose and mustache
Packaging description:  No packaging, attached cardboard label with warnings, CE marking and information about EOs
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Bulgaria
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 9

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Alert number: A12/00325/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Toy construction set
 
Brand: FLY AC
 
Name: Electronic Building Blocks
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
The product has loose small parts and its packaging suggest its suitability for children under 3 years of age.

A parent might mistakenly provide a small child with the toy. The child could put the small pieces in the mouth and choke on them. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standards EN 71-1 and 62115.
 

Measures taken by economic operators: Removal of this product listing by the online marketplace (By: Other)

 
Description:  Set consisting of 199 pieces some of which also battery operated, listed as "Kinds Capture circuit Electronics Discovery Kit Electronic Building Blocks Assembling Toys for Kids" (Brand Fly AC). The product was sold online, in particular via Alibaba.
Packaging description:  The product is packaged in a cardboard box with an image on the front.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  United Kingdom
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 9
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Ireland

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Alert number: A12/00329/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Toy construction set
 
Brand: Kitoz Toys
 
Name: Kitoz Big Size Marble Race Run Maze Ball Track Funnel Slide Building Block Brick Educational Toy
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
The product has small loose parts (marbles), lacks the required age identification and its description might suggest its suitability for children under 3 years of age.

A parent might mistakenly provide a small child with the toy, who might then put the small parts in the mouth and choke on them. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 71-1.
 

Measures taken by economic operators: Removal of this product listing by the online marketplace (By: Other)

 
Description:  Toy construction set consisting of 149 pieces and a fabric carrier bag. It allows to build marble run mazers. Listed as "Kitoz Big Size Marble Race Run Maze Ball Track Funnel Slide Building Block Brick Educational Toy Compatible with Lego Duplo".
Packaging description:  The product is sold in a cardboard box and it was sold online, in particular via Alibaba.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  United Kingdom
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 9
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Ireland

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Alert number: A12/00330/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Rattle toy
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Chrastítko dřevěné
 
Type / number of model:  LG7177
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
The small beads at the sides of the product can easily detach.

A small child may put them in the mouth and choke. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 71-1.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Distributor): Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description:  Wooden drum, with a drawing of a cat on it, on a stick. The drum has two loops of red string with plastic beads at its ends, attached to its sides.
Packaging description:  The product is sold in a transparent plastic packaging.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Czechia
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 9

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Alert number: A12/00331/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Toy slime
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: ΠΡΙΤΣΑ - SLIME
 
Type / number of model:  87444-32-Y
 
Barcode:  499605000032
 
Batch number:  EY200902001
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The migration of boron from the toy slime is too high (measured value: 363 mg/kg). Ingestion or contact with an excessive quantity of boron may harm the health of children by damaging their reproductive system. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 71-3.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Retailer): Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description:  Toy slime in yellow color.
Packaging description:  Packed into a cylindrical plastic 85.gr jar.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Cyprus
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 9

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Alert number: A12/00334/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Plastic Doll with accessories
 
Brand: Cynthia
 
Name: Cook Fun
 
Type / number of model:  N0.SY-2059
 
Barcode:  6920162010256
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The doll contains an excessive amount of bis(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) and dibutyl phthalate (DBP) (measured values up to 29.3 % by weight and 0.1% by weight respectively). These phthalates may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to the reproductive system. / The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description:  A plastic doll with accessories in a cardboard.
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Cyprus
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 9

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Alert number: A12/00335/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Soft toy
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Lalka szmaciana
 
Type / number of model:  N0-1000699
 
Barcode:  5902444006998
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Choking, Suffocation
 
Small parts (zipper and its elements) can be easily detached from the toy. A child may put them in the mouth and choke. The plastic of the packaging is too thin. If a child plays with the packaging, the plastic can cover the mouth and nose, causing the child to suffocate.
/ The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 71-1.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description:  Pink soft toy doll.
Packaging description:  Plastic bag.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Poland
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 9

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Alert number: A12/00336/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Plastic Doll
 
Brand: Yi lin Fan
 
Name: Huyer fashion series
 
Type / number of model:  N0.YLF829
 
Barcode:  6961427046542
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The doll contains an excessive amount of of bis(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) and dibutyl phthalate (DBP) (measured values up to 30% by weight and 2.75% by weight respectively). These phthalates may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to the reproductive system. / The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description:  A plastic doll in a cardboard.
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Cyprus
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 9

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Alert number: A12/00262/20       
Category:  Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product:  Babies' clothing set
 
Brand: Dunnes Stores
 
Name: 2 piece monster dungarees
 
Type / number of model:  6474440
 
Barcode:  5099011212071/88/95
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
The small decorative elements (metal studs) of the product may be easily detached. A small child may put them in the mouth and choke.
 

Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Retailer)

 
Description:  Children's 2 piece monster dungaree set.
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  India
Alert submitted by:  Ireland
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 9

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Alert number: A12/00315/20       
Category:  Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product:  Rain suit
 
Brand: MIL-TEC
 
Name: Black Wet Weather Suit, black 1559
 
Type / number of model:  Style Number: 10625002
 
Barcode:  4046872189289
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The product contains an excessive amount of lead (measured value: 0.13 % by weight).

Lead is harmful to human health, accumulates in the body, can cause developmental neurotoxicity and may also affect breast-fed or unborn children.

This phthalate may harm the health by causing possible damage to the reproductive system.

/ The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.
 

Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Retailer)
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Removal of this product listing by the online marketplace

 
Description:  Rain clothing set consisting of black PVC coated jacket and trousers. The product was also sold online.
Packaging description:  The product is sold in a plastic bag with zipper (transparent on one side and black on the other).
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Norway
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 9

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Alert number: A12/00333/20       
Category:  Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product:  Rainwear
 
Brand: L.brador
 
Name: Regnställ
 
Type / number of model:  PC4747_0169
 
Barcode:  7391272278703
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Chemical, Environment
 
The plastic material contains short chain chlorinated paraffins (SCCPs) (measures value up to 2% by weight) and lead (measured value up to 0.5% by weight). The placing on the market and use of articles containing SCCPs is banned. SCCPs persist in the environment, are toxic to aquatic organisms at low concentrations and bioaccumulate in wildlife and humans, posing a risk to human health and the environment.
Lead is harmful to human health, accumulates in the body, can cause developmental neurotoxicity and may also affect breast-fed or unborn children. / The product does not comply with the POP Regulation and the REACH Regulation.
 

Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Manufacturer)

 
Description:  Rain jacket and trousers made of yellow PVC material.
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Sweden
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 9
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Estonia

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Alert number: A12/00269/20       
Category:  Cosmetics
 
Product:  Skin lightening product
 
Brand: White Express
 
Name: Lait éclaricissant - Extra Whitening Lotion
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Barcode:  3700607904004
 
Batch number:  U53
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The product contains hydroquinone (measured value: 3.9 %). Hydroquinone can cause skin irritation and dermatitis and might also induce cancer. / The product does not comply with the Cosmetic Products Regulation.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Import rejected at border

 
Description:  Skin lightening cream.
Packaging description:  Packaged in a white plastic bottle, and shrinkwrapped. Net 500ml.
Country of origin:  Congo
Alert submitted by:  United Kingdom
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 9

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Alert number: A12/00270/20       
Category:  Cosmetics
 
Product:  Skin lightening cream
 
Brand: Caro Light
 
Name: Lightening Beauty Cream
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Barcode:  9501101370579
 
Batch number:  L:11A03113
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The product contains hydroquinone (measured value: 4.5 % by weight).
Hydroquinone can cause skin irritation and dermatitis and might also induce cancer. / The product does not comply with the Cosmetic Products Regulation.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Import rejected at border

 
Description:  Skin lightening cream
Packaging description:  Orange plastic tub.
Country of origin:  Congo
Alert submitted by:  United Kingdom
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 9

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Alert number: A12/00272/20       
Category:  Cosmetics
 
Product:  Skin lightening cream
 
Brand: Clinic Clear
 
Name: Whitening Body Oil
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Barcode:  6181100284249
 
Batch number:  006196
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The product contains hydroquinone (measured value: 0.9 % by weight).
Hydroquinone can cause skin irritation and dermatitis and might also induce cancer. / The product does not comply with the Cosmetic Products Regulation.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Import rejected at border

 
Description:  Skin lightening body oil, 4oz.
Packaging description:  Packaged in an orange plastic bottle.
Country of origin:  Congo
Alert submitted by:  United Kingdom
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 9

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Alert number: A12/00288/20       
Category:  Cosmetics
 
Product:  Skin lightening cream
 
Brand: Rapid Clair
 
Name: Super éclaircissant - Körpermilch - White absolute
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Barcode:  3700607900013
 
Batch number:  U255
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The product contains hydroquinone (measured value: 4.1 % by weight).
Hydroquinone can cause skin irritation and dermatitis and might also induce cancer. / The product does not comply with the Cosmetic Products Regulation.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Import rejected at border

 
Description:  Skin lightening cream.
Packaging description:  Packaged in a white bottle with an orange lid. Net 500ml.
Country of origin:  Congo
Alert submitted by:  United Kingdom
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 9

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Alert number: A12/00294/20       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  Miniature circuit breaker
 
Brand: AOELEC
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  AUB1
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Burns, Fire
 
The product overheats during normal use and its material is flammable.

If used continuously, the product could overheat, melt or even catch fire, increasing the risk of burns or fire. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard ΕΝ 60898-1.
 

Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Importer)

 
Description:  Miniature circuit breaker (MCB) for 230V installations, for 1 pole and type C32.
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  Unknown
Alert submitted by:  Cyprus
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 9

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Alert number: A12/00295/20       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  Digital Multimeter
 
Brand: HoldPeak
 
Name: Digital Multimeter
 
Type / number of model:  HP-37C
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Chemical, Environment
 
The plastic material of the cables of the product contains an excessive amount of short-chain chlorinated paraffins (SCCPs) and lead (measured values up to: 0.87 % and 0.26 % by weight, respectively).

Lead poses a risk to the environment and is harmful to human health, as it accumulates in the body, can cause developmental neurotoxicity and may affect breast-fed or unborn children.

SCCPs persist in the environment, are toxic to aquatic organisms at low concentrations and bio-accumulate in wildlife and humans, posing a risk to human health and the environment.

/ The product does not comply with the Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs) Regulation and with the requirements of the Commission Directive on the restriction of the use of certain hazardous substances in electrical and electronic equipment (RoHS 2 Directive).
 

Measures taken by economic operators: Warning consumers of the risks, Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Manufacturer)

 
Description:  Digital multimeter with black and blue plastic housing, used to check voltage and current variables in electrical circuits.
Packaging description:  The product is sold in a blue cardboard packaging.
Country of origin:  Unknown
Alert submitted by:  Sweden
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 9

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Alert number: A12/00298/20       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  Miniature circuit breaker
 
Brand: LS
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  BKN
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Electric shock
 
The product does not trip when it should.

Consequently, it fails to protect against the risk of electric shock. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard ΕΝ 60898-1.
 

Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Importer)

 
Description:  Miniature circuit breaker (MCB) intended for installations of 230 V or 400 V, with 1 pole and type B32.
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  Unknown
Alert submitted by:  Cyprus
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 9

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Alert number: A12/00304/20       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  Miniature circuit breaker
 
Brand: SANTE
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  DZ47-63
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Electric shock
 
The product does not trip when it should.

Consequently, it fails to protect against the risk of electric shock. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European Standard ΕΝ 60898-1.
 

Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Importer)

 
Description:  Miniature circuit breaker (MCB) intended for installations of 2-poles, 63 A, type C and 415 V.
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  Unknown
Alert submitted by:  Cyprus
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 9

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Alert number: A12/00314/20       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  Car USB charger
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Cheap UsB car charger Billig UsB billader
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Environment
 
The solders of the product contain an excessive amount of lead (measured value: 26% by weight).

Lead poses a risk to the environment. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Commission Directive on the restriction of the use of certain hazardous substances in electrical and electronic equipment (RoHS 2 Directive).
 

Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Distributor)
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Warning consumers of the risks

 
Description:  Black plastic USB external power supply for 12 or 24 volts sockets as in cars, mobile homes and boats. The product was also sold online.
Packaging description:  The product is delivered in a transparent plastic bag.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Norway
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 9

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Alert number: A12/00318/20       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  Digital scale
 
Brand: iFish
 
Name: Digitalvåg 40 kg
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Barcode:  7320730697008
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO