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

Report 30 ( Published on: 24/07/2020)

 
Weekly report on consumer products
Products with serious risks 

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Alert number: A12/01059/20       
Category:  Lighting chains
 
Product:  Lighting chain
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: LED 100 BOMBILLAS / beltéri LED karácsonyi égősor
 
Type / number of model:  LED-GSK-100
 
Barcode:  8 000011 013688
 
Batch number:  REF: 1101368
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Burns, Electric shock, Fire
 
The cable is not properly anchored and is too thin. The accessible wires have only basic insulation and are in contact with sharp edges.

The cable could overheat, burning the user or leading to a fire. The user could touch accessible live parts, which may cause an electric shock. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 60598-1 and EN 60598-2-20.
 

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

 
Description:  Lighting chain with 99 non-replaceable purple LED lamps.
Packaging description:  The product is sold in a transparent plastic box.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Hungary
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 30

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Alert number: A12/01077/20       
Category:  Lighting chains
 
Product:  Candle-shaped luminaire
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  ART NO: 531
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Electric shock, Fire
 
The mechanical strength of the control device is not sufficient and the distance between the plug and the first lamp or lampholder is too short. The clearance/creepage distances between the primary and accessible secondary circuits are not sufficient, and the product is not sufficiently insulated from water. This can lead to an increased risk of electric shock to the user or of fire. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 60598.
 

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

 
Description:  Gold-red coloured luminaire in the shape of a candle.
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Slovakia
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 30

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Alert number: A12/01078/20       
Category:  Lighting chains
 
Product:  Pyramid-shaped luminaire
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  ART NO: 410, NIP: PL7822786616
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Electric shock, Fire
 
The mechanical strength of the control device is not sufficient and the distance between the plug and the first lamp or lampholder is too short. The clearance/creepage distances between the primary and accessible secondary circuits are not sufficient, and the product is not sufficiently insulated from water. This can lead to an increased risk of electric shock to the user or of fire. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 60598.
 

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

 
Description:  Golden coloured luminaire in the shape of a pyramid with a star.
Packaging description:  The product is sold in a transparent plastic bag.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Slovakia
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 30

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Alert number: A12/01079/20       
Category:  Lighting chains
 
Product:  Lighting chain
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: 50 LED VANOCNI SVETELNY RETEZ
 
Type / number of model:  LAG-50LED
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Electric shock, Fire
 
The mechanical strength of the control device is not sufficient and the conductors in the wires are too thin. This can lead to increased risk of electric shock or fire. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 60598.
 

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

 
Description:  Lighting chain with 50 LEDs and 8 functions.
Packaging description:  The product is sold in a cardboard box.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Slovakia
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 30

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Alert number: A12/01084/20       
Category:  Machinery
 
Product:  Stone polisher
 
Brand: AL-FA
 
Name: Stone Polisher
 
Type / number of model:  ALWG24
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Manufactured in 2017
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Electric shock
 
The product can operate with fluid running through it but lacks the compulsory residual current protection device.

Consequently, if liquid gets in contact with live parts, the product would not stop working and the user could touch live parts, increasing the risk of electric shock. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Machinery Directive and the relevant European standards EN 60745-1 and EN 60745-2-3.
 

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

 
Description:  Mains powered angle grinder with built-in water inlet and a circular blade suitable for for stone and other material polishing.
Packaging description:  The product is sold in a larboard box.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Poland
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 30

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Alert number: A12/01058/20       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: Mini
 
Name: Clubman
 
Type / number of model:  Type-approval number: e1*2007/46*0371, e1*2007/46*1678, e1*2007/46*1680, e1*2007/46*1683, e1*2007/46*2063, Type: UKL-L, FML2, FML4, FMK, FML2E
 
Company recall code:  0065360300
 
Production dates:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between 12/03/2020 and 20/03/2020
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
A rollover detection sensor inside the airbag control unit might be defective.

Consequently, in the event of an accident in which the vehicle tips over its roof, the airbag might not properly deploy, increasing the risk of injuries of the passengers. /
 

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

 
Description:  Passenger car
Country of origin:  Germany
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 30
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Ireland

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Alert number: A12/01063/20       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: VOLVO
 
Name: S80, S60, V70, XC70, S60cc, V60, XC60, V60cc, V40, V40cc 
 
Type / number of model:  S60: e9*2007/46*0023*14 – e9*2007/46*0023*25, S60cc: e9*2007/46*0023*21 – e9*2007/46*0023*25, V40: e4*2001/116*0076*33 – e4*2001/116*0076*40, V40cc: e4*2001/116*0076*33 – e4*2001/116*0076*40, V60: e9*2007/46*0023*14 – e9*2007/46*0023*25, V60cc: e9*2007/46*0023*21 – e9*2007/46*0023*25, V70: e9*2001/116*0065*24 – e9*2001/116*0065*28, XC60: e9*2001/116*0068*16 – e9*2001/116*0068*24, XC70: e9*2001/116*0065*24 – e9*2001/116*0065*28,  S80: e9*2001/116*0057*26 – e9*2001/116*0057*31
 
Company recall code:  R10026
 
Production dates:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between 2014 and 2018.
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Fire
 
Air bubbles may remain in the engine cooling system when filling coolant. This can cause insufficient cooling and damage the engine, increasing the risk of fire in the engine compartment. /
 

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

 
Description:  Passenger car
Country of origin:  Sweden
Alert submitted by:  Belgium
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 30
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Greece, Ireland, Poland, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia

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Alert number: A12/01067/20       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: Renault
 
Name: Captur
 
Type / number of model:  Type-approval number: e2*2001/116*0327*90, Type: R
 
Company recall code:  0DA8
 
Production dates:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between 21 August and 2 September 2019.
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The bonding of the panorama glass roofing may be defective.
As a result it may become detached from the vehicle, posing a risk to the following traffic. /
 

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

 
Description:  Passenger car
Country of origin:  France
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 30

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Alert number: A12/01068/20       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Scooter
 
Brand: Unu
 
Name: Scooter Classic
 
Type / number of model:  Type-approval number: e13*168/2013*00388*00, Type: unu-scooter-1
 
Company recall code:  EQC0001
 
Production dates:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between 31 May 2018 and 22 April 2019.
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Fire
 
The battery and/or its cells may be defective.
As a result, the temporarily high charging currents during recuperation could cause the battery to catch fire. /
 

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

 
Description:  Electric scooter.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 30

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Alert number: A12/01069/20       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger van / Light commercial vehicle
 
Brand: Mercedes-Benz
 
Name: Sprinter
 
Type / number of model:  Type-approval numbers: e1*2001/116*0354*22-*25, e1*2001/116*0424*15-*17, e1*2007/46*0294*10-*13, e1*2007/46*0296*10-*13, e1*2007/46*0300*15-*18, e1*2007/46*0301*17-*20, e1*2007/46*0304*06-*08, Types: 906 AC 35, 906 AC 35/4x4, 906BA50, 906BB50, 906BA35, 906BB35, 906BB50/4x4, 906BB35/4x4, 906BA50/4x4, 906BA35/4x4, KL3A4, FL3A4, KL3A5, FL3A5, e1*2007/46*0305*11-*13, e1*2007/46*0308*06-*08, e1*2007/46*0312*12-*14, e1*2007/46*1760*00-*02, e1*2007/46*1761*00-*02, e1*2007/46*1762*00, e1*2007/46*1763*00-*02
 
Company recall code:  VS3DREHSIK
 
Production dates:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between 30 October 2018 and 6 May 2020.
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The electrical wiring harness can jam and become damaged in the bogies of the front seat.
This can cause the side airbag to be released inadvertently, increasing the risk of an injury. /
 

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

 
Description:  Passenger van / Light commercial vehicle
Country of origin:  Germany
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 30
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Ireland, Poland

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Alert number: A12/01057/20       
Category:  Protective equipment
 
Product:  Particle filter mask
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Respirator disposable face mask
 
Type / number of model:  non for medical
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Production batch: DY2020Y05M, Production date: 2020.5.8
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Health risk / other
 
The particle/filter retention of the material is insufficient (measured value ≤ 89 %) and the mask does not properly adapt to the face.
Consequently, an excessive amount of particles or microorganisms might pass through the mask, increasing the risk of infection if not combined with additional protective measures.
/ The product does not comply with the Personal Protective Equipment Regulation.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Marking the product with appropriate warnings on the risks

 
Description:  KN95 protective respiratory filtration half-face mask.
Packaging description:  The product is wrapped individually in a plastic bag and packaged in a white cardboard box containing 40 pieces.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Belgium
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 30

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Alert number: A12/01060/20       
Category:  Protective equipment
 
Product:  Particle filter mask
 
Brand: Allta
 
Name: Respirator 9591
 
Type / number of model:  9591, KN95
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Expiration Date: 2023-04-15, Product Batch: 152020, Production Date: 2020/4/16
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Health risk / other
 
The mask does not properly adapt to the face.
Consequently, an excessive amount of particles or microorganisms might pass through the mask, increasing the risk of infection if not combined with additional protective measures.
/ The product does not comply with the Personal Protective Equipment Regulation.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Marking the product with appropriate warnings on the risks

 
Description:  KN95 protective respiratory filtration half-face mask.
Packaging description:  The product is wrapped in a transparent plastic blister containing 5 pieces.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Belgium
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 30

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Alert number: A12/01061/20       
Category:  Protective equipment
 
Product:  Particle filter mask
 
Brand: Bonwaye
 
Name: FFP2 face mask
 
Type / number of model:  134949
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  20200408
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Health risk / other
 
The product bears a CE marking but is not certified as protective equipment by a relevant body. Additionally, the total filtration capacity of the mask is insufficient (measured mean value ≤ 79 %). Consequently, an excessive amount of particles or microorganisms might pass through the mask, increasing the risk of infection if not combined with additional protective measures. / The product does not comply with the Personal Protective Equipment Regulation.
 

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

 
Description:  KN95 protective respiratory filtration half-face mask of category FFP2 according to EN 149.
Packaging description:  The product is wrapped individually in a plastic bag and packaged in a white and blue cardboard box containing 20 pieces.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Belgium
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 30

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Alert number: A12/01062/20       
Category:  Protective equipment
 
Product:  Particle filter mask
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: KN95 protective mask
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Barcode:  6 973187 900101
 
Batch number:  20200418, Date of Manufacture: 2020/04/08
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Health risk / other
 
The particle/filter retention of the material is insufficient (measured value ≤ 84 %)
Consequently, an excessive amount of particles or microorganisms might pass through the mask, increasing the risk of infection if not combined with additional protective measures.

/ The product does not comply with the Personal Protective Equipment Regulation.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Marking the product with appropriate warnings on the risks

 
Description:  KN95 protective respiratory filtration half-face mask, corresponding to FFP2 according to EN 149.
Packaging description:  The product is wrapped in pairs in a plastic bag and packaged in a white and red cardboard box containing a total of 20 pieces.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Belgium
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 30

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Alert number: A12/01072/20       
Category:  Protective equipment
 
Product:  Particle filter mask
 
Brand: VHC Global
 
Name: Three-dimensional protective respirator
 
Type / number of model:  KN95
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  20200420
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Health risk / other
 
The product bears a CE marking but is not certified as protective equipment by a relevant body. Additionally, the particle/filter retention of the material is insufficient (measured value ≤ 93 %) and the mask does not properly adapt to the face, leading to an insufficient total filtration capacity (measured mean value ≤ 89 %).
Consequently, an excessive amount of particles or microorganisms might pass through the mask, increasing the risk of infection if not combined with additional protective measures.
/ The product does not comply with the Personal Protective Equipment Regulation.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Marking the product with appropriate warnings on the risks

 
Description:  KN95 protective respiratory filtration half-face mask of category FFP2 according to EN 149.
Packaging description:  The product is wrapped individually in a plastic bag and sold in a white cardboard box containing 40 pieces.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Belgium
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 30

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Alert number: A12/01073/20       
Category:  Protective equipment
 
Product:  Particle filter mask
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Máscara facial
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Barcode:  2 100128 289597
 
Batch number:  Production Date: 2020-4-27, Production number: 20200423
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Health risk / other
 
The visual inspection of the product reveals that its material composition, structure and shape are inappropriate.

Consequently, an excessive amount of particles or microorganisms might pass through the mask, increasing the risk of infection if not combined with additional protective measures.
/ The product does not comply with the Personal Protective Equipment Regulation.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Marking the product with appropriate warnings on the risks

 
Description:  Respiratory filtration half-face mask.
Packaging description:  The product is sold in a white and blue cardboard box containing 50 units.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Belgium
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 30

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Alert number: A12/01074/20       
Category:  Protective equipment
 
Product:  Particle filter mask
 
Brand: 3 PLY
 
Name: Civil use disposable face mask
 
Type / number of model:  BFE > 90 %
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Production Date: 2020-04-23, Production number: 200423
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Health risk / other
 
The visual inspection of the product reveals that its material composition, structure and shape are inappropriate.

Consequently, an excessive amount of particles or microorganisms might pass through the mask, increasing the risk of infection if not combined with additional protective measures. / The product does not comply with the Personal Protective Equipment Regulation.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Marking the product with appropriate warnings on the risks

 
Description:  Respiratory filtration half-face mask.
Packaging description:  The product is sold in a white and blue cardboard box containing 50 pieces.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Belgium
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 30

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Alert number: A12/01075/20       
Category:  Protective equipment
 
Product:  Particle filter mask
 
Brand: Non-woven.com
 
Name: Disposable face mask / Disposable protective mask (three layers)
 
Type / number of model:  Model N0.: D22-1
 
Barcode:  6 973162 200073
 
Batch number:  L/N: 20200419, Production date: Apr.19.2020
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Health risk / other
 
The visual inspection of the product reveals that its material composition, structure and shape are inappropriate.

Consequently, an excessive amount of particles or microorganisms might pass through the mask, increasing the risk of infection if not combined with additional protective measures.
/ The product does not comply with the Personal Protective Equipment Regulation.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Marking the product with appropriate warnings on the risks

 
Description:  Respiratory filtration half-face mask.
Packaging description:  The product is sold in a white, yellow and blue cardboard box containing 50 pieces.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Belgium
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 30

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Alert number: A12/01076/20       
Category:  Protective equipment
 
Product:  Particle filter mask
 
Brand: X.Y.T. Xiang Yan Tang
 
Name: Non medical Disposable Mask
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Health risk / other
 
The visual inspection of the product reveals that its material composition, structure and shape are inappropriate.

Consequently, an excessive amount of particles or microorganisms might pass through the mask, increasing the risk of infection if not combined with additional protective measures.
/ The product does not comply with the Personal Protective Equipment Regulation.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Marking the product with appropriate warnings on the risks

 
Description:  Respiratory filtration half-face mask.
Packaging description:  The product is sold in a white and blue cardboard box containing 50 pieces.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Belgium
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 30

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Alert number: A12/01080/20       
Category:  Protective equipment
 
Product:  Particle filter mask
 
Brand: PM Plus Medical
 
Name: Protective Face Mask
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Manufacturing date: 2020-04-09
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Health risk / other
 
The particle/filter retention of the material is insufficient (measured value ≤ 90.5 %)
Consequently, an excessive amount of particles or microorganisms might pass through the mask, increasing the risk of infection if not combined with additional protective measures.
/ The product does not comply with the Personal Protective Equipment Regulation and the relevant European standard EN 149.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Distributor): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures

 
Description:  Protective respiratory filtration half-face mask of category FFP2 according to EN 149.
Packaging description:  The product is wrapped in sets of 10 units in a plastic bag with zip closure and packaged in a cardboard box containing 5 sets.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Poland
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 30

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Alert number: A12/01070/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Toy police set
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Detective / Karabin
 
Type / number of model:  3899-7B
 
Barcode:  7460801007319
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Choking, Damage to sight
 
The kinetic energy of the projectiles fired from the toy rifle is too high which can lead to eye injuries, and the suction cups can easily detach from the projectiles. If a child puts the projectile in the mouth, the suction cup may detach and obstruct the airways. / 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:  Plastic toy police set which consists of a plastic rifle, three projectiles with suction cups and plastic accessories.
Packaging description:  Plastic pacgaging with cardcoard back
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Poland
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 30

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Alert number: A12/01081/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Plastic balls
 
Brand: Midex
 
Name: Soft Balls
 
Type / number of model:  BB197097/BLS54-1
 
Barcode:  5900733509212
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The product contains 2-ethylhexyl phthalate (DEHP) (measured value: 31,9 % 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: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Importer)

Company recall page:  https://midex.pl/ogloszenie-4/

 
Description:  Set of four coloured soft plastic balls.
Packaging description:  Printed cardboard box.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Poland
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 30

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Alert number: A12/01083/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Whistle toy
 
Brand: -TOYS
 
Name: Toys
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Barcode:  4029069231305
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
The toy is too small. A child can put it in the mouth and choke on it. / 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: Retailer)

 
Description:  Toy whistle in the shape of a football (red/black or blue/black or green/black) with a chain and ring.
Packaging description:  Colourless plastic bag, printed in colour.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Austria
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 30

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Alert number: A12/01085/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Toy putty
 
Brand: Crazy Aarons
 
Name: Mini Electric Thinking Putty
 
Type / number of model:  NF003, Neon Flash
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  All batches are affected
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The migration of boron from the toy putty is too high (measured value: 2442 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 taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)

 
Description:  13 grams of orange toy putty.
Packaging description:  The product is packaged in a round metal tin and was also sold online.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  United Kingdom
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 30

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Alert number: A12/01086/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Toy putty
 
Brand: Crazy Aarons
 
Name: Mini Hypercolour Thinking Putty
 
Type / number of model:  AB020, Amethyst Blush
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  All batches are affected
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The migration of boron from the toy putty is too high (measured value: 2801 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 taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)

 
Description:  13 grams of purple toy putty.
Packaging description:  The product is packaged in a round metal tin and was also sold online.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  United Kingdom
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 30

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Alert number: A12/01071/20       
Category:  Cosmetics
 
Product:  Hair dye
 
Brand: Moon Star
 
Name: Herbal Henna
 
Type / number of model:  Ammonia free, Black
 
Barcode:  8 906021 870177, 8 906021 870290, 8 906021 871051
 
Batch number:  200 JAN - 2019
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The ready-to-use product contains an excessive amount of p-phenylenediamine (PPD)(measured value: 3.6 %) and insufficient couplers.

PPD is an extreme skin sensitiser and can trigger allergic contact dermatitis and eye irritation.

/ The product does not comply with the Cosmetic Products Regulation.
 

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

 
Description:  60 g of black henna powder for hair dying.
Packaging description:  The product is packaged in a opaque multi-coloured plastic sachet in a cardboard box and was also sold online, in particular via Amazon.
Country of origin:  India
Alert submitted by:  Austria
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 30

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Alert number: A12/01064/20       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  Portable UV light
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Portable Ultraviolet Disinfection Rod
 
Type / number of model:  JL-630
 
Barcode:  ASIN number: B086QQHXVL, X00167XF65
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Health risk / other
 
The product does not emit UV-C radiation. Consequently, it might not kill bacteria or viruses, which could then reach the user, increasing the risk of infection / The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 62471.
 

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

 
Description:  Battery-operated portable UV lamp with 5 LEDs. The description in the listing claims to provide UV emissions with biocidal properties.
Packaging description:  The product is packaged in a plastic box and was sold online, in particular via Amazon under the listed as "UV Lights SteriliZer Portable Handheld UV-C Sanitizer Ultraviolet Ozone Germicidal Disinfection Lamp, for Home Office Car Pet Area and Travel Use".
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  United Kingdom
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 30

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Alert number: A12/01066/20       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  Power bank
 
Brand: Rexener
 
Name: Power bank
 
Type / number of model:  REX10072
 
Barcode:  6430064910122
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Electric shock
 
The dielectrical strength is insufficient. Consequently the user may touch live parts and receive an electric shock from them. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and with the relevant European standard EN 60950 and the international standard IEC 60884-1
 

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

 
Description:  Power bank 300W
Packaging description:  The product is sold in a blue-white cardboard box.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Finland
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 30

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Alert number: A12/01087/20       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  LED power supply
 
Brand: eurolite
 
Name: LED transformer
 
Type / number of model:  LED TRANSFORMER No. 51402237
 
Barcode:  4026397632033
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Electric shock
 
The live parts of the supply terminals of the control-gear are accessible and the creepage/clearance distances between primary and secondary circuits is insufficient. Furthermore, the insulation is inadequate. A user may touch them and receive an electric shock. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standards EN 61347 and EN 60598-1.
 

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

 
Description:  LED transformer.Electrical specifications :100-240V, 50/60Hz, output : 5Vdc / 20A max / 100W, class I, SELV, IP20
Packaging description:  The product is sold in a brown cardboard box.
Country of origin:  Germany
Alert submitted by:  Finland
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 30
Products with other risk levels 

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Alert number: A11/00066/20       
Category:  Childcare articles and children's equipment
 
Product:  Drinking bottle for children
 
Brand: Tri-Coastal Design
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  K10271-23665, K10271-23665, K10271-24028, K10271-24400, K10271-68320
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
The rubber nib of the bottle's lid can easily detach. Consequently, it could fall into the mouthpiece and a child might unadvertendly swallow it while drink, increasing the risk of choking. /
 

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

Company recall page:  https://www.tkmaxx.com/uk/en/product-recall-childrens-bottles

 
Description:  Drinking bottle for children with a nib, with 4 different designs dinosaur, robots and two unicorn designs.
Packaging description:  No packaging as the product is sold in-store.
Country of origin:  United States
Alert submitted by:  United Kingdom
Type of alert: Other
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 30
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Austria, Ireland

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Alert number: A11/00067/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Soft toy
 
Brand: 4Kidz
 
Name: Zabawka pluszowa / Zgniotki maskotki
 
Type / number of model:  HBN00127/128/129
 
Barcode:  5903002772317
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
The fibrous stuffing material of the toy is easily accessible due to the weakness of certain seams. A small child may put the stuffing material in the mouth and choke. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and with the relevant European standards EN 71-1.
 

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

 
Description:  Soft-filled brown toy
Packaging description:  No packaging, label attached to a toy.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Poland
Type of alert: Other
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 30
Other types of alerts
Other types of alerts 

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Alert number: INFO/00104/20       
Category:  Protective equipment
 
Product:  Particle filter mask
 
Brand: Shengkun
 
Name: Disposable face mask
 
Type / number of model:  FFP2
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Health risk / other
 
The product bears a CE marking and advertises a protective potential against particles and microorganisms, but its filtering capacity has not been certified as protective equipment by a relevant body.

Consequently, the product might not fulfil the health and safety requirements and thus not properly protect when combined with additional measures. / The product does not comply with the Personal Protective Equipment Regulation.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Distributor): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures

 
Description:  Disposable protective respiratory filtration half-face mask of category FFP2 according to EN 149.
Packaging description:  The product is packaged in a white cardboard box containing 50 pieces.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Luxembourg
Type of alert: Other
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 30
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Products with serious risks 

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Alert number: A12/01065/20       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Bus
 
Brand: Scania
 
Name: Irizar, Citywide LF, Touring HD
 
Type / number of model:  Models: i6CD3-SCN-M330, M323, Scania Higer A-series, Type-approval numbers: e9*2007/46*0437*79, e4*2007/46*0055*42, e5*2007/46*1200*02
 
Company recall code:  RC201613
 
Production dates:  2018 to 2020
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Fire, Injuries
 
The heat shrink wrapping on the wiring harness may be defective.
As a result the risk of fire will be increased. /
 

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

 
Description:  Bus
Country of origin:  Germany
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 30
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Finland

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Alert number: A12/01082/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Revolver
 
Brand: Ideal Westernland
 
Name: Peacemaker
 
Type / number of model:  1904
 
Barcode:  4007832058014
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Damage to hearing
 
The sound pressure level is too high (measured value up to: 131.4 dB). This could lead to partial loss of hearing, when the product is used. / 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: Retailer)

 
Description:  Revolver (black, brown); Hinged cylinder, 288 rounds of ammunition (12-cap wheel).
Packaging description:  Plastic hanger; 1 label hung on, 2 labels glued on.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Austria
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 30