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

Report 43 ( Published on: 23/10/2020)

 
Weekly report on consumer products
Products with serious risks 

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Alert number: A12/01396/20       
Category:  Machinery
 
Product:  Electric Scooter
 
Brand: OXELO
 
Name: REVOE Revolt R
 
Type / number of model:  RVORR36751904 , RVORR36751909, RVORR36751911
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The steering column tube can break. As a result, the user might loose control and fall off the scooter and suffer injuries. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Machinery Directive.
 

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

Company recall page:  https://www.decathlon.mt/c/367-product-recall

 
Description:  Electric Scooter
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  Unknown
Alert submitted by:  Malta
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 43
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Poland, Slovakia

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Alert number: A12/01401/20       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: Audi
 
Name: A4, A5, A6, A7, Q5
 
Type / number of model:  Type-approval numbers: e1*2001/116*0430*, e1*2007/46*1550*, e1*2007/46*1801*, Types: B8, FY, F2
 
Company recall code:  27H8
 
Production dates:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between May 2017 and March 2020.
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Fire
 
Moisture can ingress into the belt starter generator, generating short-circuits.
This can lead to local overheating of the component, increasing risk of fire. /
 

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

 
Description: 
Country of origin:  Germany
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 43
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Bulgaria, Denmark, Greece, Romania, Sweden

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Alert number: A12/01408/20       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger van / Light commercial vehicle
 
Brand: Renault
 
Name: Trafic III
 
Type / number of model:  e2*2007/46*0104*21, e2*2007/46*0104*22, e2*98/14*0213*69, e2*98/14*0213*70, e2*2007/46*0014*43, e2*2007/46*0014*44
 
Company recall code:  0DCJ
 
Production dates:  Between 29/01/2020 and 16/03/2020
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The gas generator can crack in the event of an impact with the airbag deployed.
This will result in gas leakage that prevents the passenger airbag from inflating. /
 

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

 
Description:  Vehicles manufactured at the Sandouville plant.
Country of origin:  France
Alert submitted by:  Portugal
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 43
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Germany, Poland, Romania, Slovenia, Sweden

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Alert number: A12/01416/20       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: TOYOTA
 
Name: C-HR HYBRID
 
Type / number of model:  e6*2007/46*0338*02
 
Company recall code:  20SMD-051 Fr RH Drive Shaft Assy Replacement
 
Production dates:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between 5 and 21 January 2020 (K53BX), The affected vehicles were manufactured between 7 and 8 January 2020 (K54BX)
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The front right-hand axle shafts may have been produced with lower material strength.
If an affected vehicle is frequently driven under certain conditions where higher torque is applied to the front axle shafts, such as rapid acceleration when starting, the shaft may break, leading to loss of driving force and increased the risk of an accident. /
 

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

 
Description:  C-HR HV TMMT – frame code MAXH10, WMI: NMT, Range by frame number: VDS – K53BX#; VIS – 0R018635-0R022116; C-HR HV TMMT – frame code MAXH10, WMI: NMT, Range by frame number: VDS – K54BX#; VIS – 0R018864-0R0191128;
Country of origin:  Turkey
Alert submitted by:  Bulgaria
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 43
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Poland

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Alert number: A12/01417/20       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: TOYOTA
 
Name: PROACE CITY
 
Type / number of model:  e2*2007/46*0686*00
 
Company recall code:  20SMD-063
 
Production dates:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between 17 December 2019 and 14 January 2020.
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The steering tips can break under specific driving conditions (e.g. passing through potholes, wheel impact).
This can impair the steerability of the vehicle, increasing the risk of an accident. /
 

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

 
Description:  PROACE CITY – frame code BPZMD22, WMI: YAR, Range by frame number: VDS – EFYHYC; GJ921266-GJ921872; PROACE CITY – frame code BPZMA22, WMI: YAR, Range by frame number: VDS – EFYHZR; GJ920979;
Country of origin:  Belgium
Alert submitted by:  Bulgaria
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 43
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Poland

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Alert number: A12/01418/20       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger van / Light commercial vehicle
 
Brand: FIAT
 
Name: Talento
 
Type / number of model:  Type-approval number: e2*2007/46*0497*10, Type: FFL
 
Company recall code:  6299
 
Production dates:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between 29 January and 18 February 2020.
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
Oxidation can occur in the gas generator housing of the front passenger airbag module.

As a result, the airbag’s protective function may be impaired, increasing the risk of injury in the event of an accident. /
 

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

 
Description: 
Country of origin:  France
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 43
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Denmark, Poland, Sweden

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Alert number: A12/01419/20       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: KIA
 
Name: Stinger
 
Type / number of model:  e5*2007/46*1079*02
 
Company recall code:  Unknown
 
Production dates:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between 13 May and 17 July 2020.
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The fuel pump's nozzle may get blocked causing insufficient fuel supply to the engine.
This can result in the loss of drive power, increasing the risk of an accident. /
 

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

 
Description:  KIA Stinger (CK)
Country of origin:  Republic of Korea
Alert submitted by:  Poland
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 43
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Sweden

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Alert number: A12/01420/20       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: Land Rover
 
Name: Range Rover, Range Rover Sport
 
Type / number of model:  e5*2007/46*1053 - Range Rover, e5*2007/46*1056 - Range Rover Sport
 
Company recall code:  N496
 
Production dates:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between 27 August and 29 September 2020.
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Fire
 
The Exhaust Gas Recirculation (EGR) crossover pipe may not have been manufactured according to the specification and can crack, allowing the escape of high temperature exhaust gas.

Consequently, the escaped gas can come into contact with the plastic Variable Camshaft Timing cap and melt it, allowing liquid oil to be exposed to hot exhaust gas, increasing the risk of fire.
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Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)

 
Description:  Vehicles equipped with I6 3.0L 6-cylinder diesel engine; model year 2021
Country of origin:  United Kingdom
Alert submitted by:  United Kingdom
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 43
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Bulgaria

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Alert number: A12/01397/20       
Category:  Other
 
Product:  Guide leash
 
Brand: KERBL
 
Name: Roma black round-leather guide leash
 
Type / number of model:  Art.-Nr: 81097
 
Barcode:  4 018653 945070
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The product releases an excessive amount of nickel (measured amount up to 0.5 μg/cm²/week). On contact with the skin, nickel has a sensitising effect and may trigger allergic reactions. / The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.
 

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

Company recall page:  https://www.kerbl.de/news/1054/1/1/kundeninformation-ruckruf-rundleder-fuhrleine-roma

 
Description:  Dog lead in black colour with metal buckles (semi-circular), metal rings and carabiner, for dogs up to maximum 40 kg. The lead is 200 cm x 8 mm
Packaging description:  Sold with no package with a label attached
Country of origin:  India
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 43

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Alert number: A12/01390/20       
Category:  Protective equipment
 
Product:  Particle filter mask
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  2020-1XMT, KN95
 
Barcode:  5690536934167
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Health risk / other
 
The product bears a CE marking but is not certified as protective equipment by a relevant body. Consequently, the product might not fulfil the health and safety requirements and thus not properly protect if not combined with additional measures. / The product does not comply with the Personal Protective Equipment Regulation and with the relevant European standard EN 149.
 

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

 
Description:  KN95 protective respiratory filtration half-face mask, corresponding to FFP2 according to EN 149.
Packaging description:  The product is sold in white boxes with blue highlights, of 10 units each. The barcode is placed as a sticker by the retailer.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Iceland
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 43

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Alert number: A12/01405/20       
Category:  Childcare articles and children's equipment
 
Product:  Children's high chair
 
Brand: Moweo
 
Name: Lucas 2 i 1
 
Type / number of model:  884357, 884358
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Injuries, Strangulation
 
The product has only a crotch restraint on the belt, not between the seat and the tray/bar. Consequently, if the belt is not used, the child might slip through the opening between the tray/bar and fall, resulting in injuries, or become trapped with the chest, head or neck between the tray and the seat, resulting in suffocation or strangulation. / The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 14988.
 

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

Company recall page: 

 
Description:  White children´s high chair with removable tray and bar. The product is also sold online.
Packaging description:  White cardboard box with the name, brand, and picture of the product.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Sweden
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 43

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Alert number: A12/01407/20       
Category:  Childcare articles and children's equipment
 
Product:  Children’s bamboo spoon/fork cutlery set
 
Brand: TRIXIE
 
Name: Set cuillère fourchette - Mrs Elephant
 
Type / number of model:  Crab, Crocodile, Elephant, Flamingo, Fox, Lion, Polar Bear, Rabbit, Raccoon
 
Barcode:  5400858953858 / 95-385
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Choking, Injuries
 
The fork can break and small parts (prongs) may detach from it. These bamboo fragments can be swallowed, without being observed, along with the food consumed, producing a risk of choking and even injury, in particular by a small child. / The product does not comply with the European standard EN 14372.
 

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

 
Description:  Set of two items of cutlery: a coloured and a plain spoon and fork (one colour per reference) with small white lines. The product is also sold online.
Packaging description:  These two items of cutlery are attached to a cardboard box by a plastic fastener.
Country of origin:  Belgium
Alert submitted by:  France
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 43
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Luxembourg

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Alert number: A12/01412/20       
Category:  Childcare articles and children's equipment
 
Product:  Baby walker
 
Brand: Helian
 
Name: Baby Walker
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The seat of the product is not properly assembled. It may detach while still carrying the child. 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 relevant European standard EN 1273.
 

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

 
Description:  Pink push bounce baby walker with musical melody. The product was sold online, in particular via Amazon.
Packaging description:  Cardboard box.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  United Kingdom
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 43

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Alert number: A12/01413/20       
Category:  Childcare articles and children's equipment
 
Product:  Baby walker
 
Brand: MamaKids
 
Name: Baby Walker
 
Type / number of model:  5711, 5712
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The seat of the product is not properly assembled. It may detach while still carrying the child. 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 relevant European standard EN 1273.
 

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

 
Description:  A baby walker with multiple seat heights having metal frame with a blue plastic base with wheels. The product has a white plastic upper with a multi-coloured fabric seat with toys attached. The product was sold online, in particular via Amazon.
Packaging description:  Brown cardboard box.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  United Kingdom
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 43

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Alert number: A11/00084/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Plastic car
 
Brand: Vida`s toy candy
 
Name: Speed Racer
 
Type / number of model:  1013
 
Barcode:  6920017100699
 
Batch number:  L151809042
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
Small parts can easily detach. A child may 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 ordered by public authorities (to: Retailer): Destruction of the product, Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description:  Car (blue, pink, green) with a face painted on and retractable drive by means of a cord; small bag attached with sugar tablets
Packaging description:  None. One label attached.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Austria
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 43

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Alert number: A12/01392/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Plastic doll
 
Brand: Toys
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  PANPAN 8w2-142
 
Barcode:  6998880083906
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The plastic material of the doll's head contains an excessive amount of bis(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: Distributor): Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description:  Plastic mermaid doll. Size : about 20 cm.
Packaging description:  Transparent plastic bag.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Hungary
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 43

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Alert number: A12/01394/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Keychain
 
Brand: Hanya
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  P201106A-N/12 cm
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
Small parts (the metal ring and the nose) can easily detach from the toy, generating small part. 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): Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description:  Keychain with a soft toy in the shape of a ladybird.
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Slovakia
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 43

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Alert number: A12/01399/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Plastic toy dinosaur
 
Brand: NANYU
 
Name:  DINOSAUR WORLD
 
Type / number of model:  NY018-B
 
Barcode:  7698489473242
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
The eggs are 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:  Battery-operated, plastic dinosaur with light, sound and plastic eggs.
Packaging description:  Packed in a cardboard box.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Cyprus
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 43

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Alert number: A12/01400/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Toy police set
 
Brand: XIN YE
 
Name: S.W.A.T EQUIPMENT
 
Type / number of model:  2019-95, Item nr. MKL556322
 
Barcode:  6991205563220
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Choking, Injuries
 
The suction cups can be easily detached. If a child puts the projectile in the mouth, the suction cup could detach and obstruct the airways. Moreover, the kinetic energy of the projectiles, when hitting a person, is too high. This could cause injuries, especially to the eyes. / 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): Import rejected at border

 
Description:  The set includes 2 pieces black plastic toy pistol, 6 pieces projectiles with suction cup, a plastic toy mask, toy binoculars, badge, handcuffs and 2 projectiles that cannot be fired from the toy pistol.
Packaging description:  Transparent foil with cardboard closure
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Hungary
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 43

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Alert number: A12/01402/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Soft doll
 
Brand: QX
 
Name: BUMI
 
Type / number of model:  847240
 
Barcode:  5996524054368
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
The velcro can be detached from the dress, generating a small part, and the fibrous stuffing material is easily accessible due to the weakness of certain seams. A small child may put the small part or the stuffing material 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 ordered by public authorities (to: Distributor): Recall of the product from end users

 
Description:  Soft textile doll.
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  Unknown
Alert submitted by:  Slovakia
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 43

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Alert number: A12/01409/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Set of soft toys
 
Brand: Toys Group
 
Name: Zestaw dla malucha
 
Type / number of model:  TG416125-BC238-6S- 1264
 
Barcode:  5902553822137
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Chemical, Choking
 
The migration of lead from orange oilcloth material of the ball is too high (measured value: 311 mg/kg). Lead is harmful to human health, accumulates in the body and can cause developmental neurotoxicity. 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 71-3.
 

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

 
Description:  Set of soft toys which consists of a ball and two cubes. Toys are filled with foam and fibrous stuffing materials and coated with oilcloth-like material.
Packaging description:  Net bag.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Poland
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 43

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Alert number: A12/01410/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Soft toy
 
Brand: PLAY BY PLAY
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  760017875
 
Barcode:  8425611378751
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The sequins can easily be detached. A small child might put the toy in the mouth, detach the sequins with the teeth and inhale them.This could lead to infection in the lungs. / 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:  Rabbit soft toy with sequins attached.
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Poland
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 43

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Alert number: A12/01411/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Toy doll
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Mermaid Princess Dolls
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The plastic material of the toy contains an excessive amount of bis(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP), dibutyl phthalate (DBP) and di-isonylephthalate (DINP) (measured value up to: 10.6%, 1.6% and 4.7% by weight, respectively).
These phthalates may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to their reproductive system and/or 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: Other)
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Retailer): Recall of the product from end users

 
Description:  Mermaid princess dolls with multicoloured tails. 18cm.
Packaging description:  Plastic packaging. The product was also sold online, namely on eBay.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  United Kingdom
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 43

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Alert number: A12/01421/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Battery-operated toy
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Flash Carriage
 
Type / number of model:  HD928
 
Barcode:  9402018108692
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Choking, Cuts
 
Small parts (flowers, wheels) can easily detach from the toy. A child may put them into the mouth and choke on it. The toy has accessible sharp elements, which could cause cuts. / 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:  The toy is made of rigid plastic. The toy consists of: a colorful (pink, purple, blue) carriage with four wheels and a rotating part with two wheels and a white horse. Metal fasteners - screws. Battery box with three AA 1.5 V batteries.
Packaging description:  The product is in a cardboard box.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Lithuania
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 43

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Alert number: A12/01391/20       
Category:  Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product:  Cardigan
 
Brand: Metsola
 
Name: Metsola Bunny Cardigan
 
Type / number of model:  Bunny cardigan 2020
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
The product contains small decorative elements (buttons) that can easily be detached. A child may put it in the mouth and choke on it. / The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 71-1.
 

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

Company recall page:  https://www.metsola.fi/

 
Description:  Knitted cardigan, which has bunny ears in the hood and wooden buttons. Comes in four colours: Brown, Black, Pink and Orange.
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  Finland
Alert submitted by:  Finland
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 43

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Alert number: A12/01415/20       
Category:  Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product:  Children's hoodie
 
Brand: How to kiss a frog
 
Name: Gola hoodie dress in powder velvet
 
Type / number of model:  AW1930-2Y
 
Barcode:  7333032012332
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Strangulation
 
There are drawstrings in the hood/neck area, of the hoodie. These drawstrings can become trapped during various activities of the child, leading to strangulation. / The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 14682.
 

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

 
Description:  Purple velvet hoodie with long neck cords, intended for up to 2-year-old girls. Front pockets on the torso area.
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  Unknown
Alert submitted by:  Iceland
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 43

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Alert number: A12/01393/20       
Category:  Cosmetics
 
Product:  Teeth whitening product
 
Brand: DMC
 
Name: Kit Lase Peroxide Flex
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Barcode:  0874817001822
 
Batch number:  13496
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The product contains hydrogen peroxide (measured concentration 35% by weight). Hydrogen peroxide at high concentrations causes skin irritation and is harmful if swallowed. / The product does not comply with the Cosmetic Products regulation.
 

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

 
Description:  Teeth whitening kit.
Packaging description:  Cardboard box.
Country of origin:  Brazil
Alert submitted by:  Finland
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 43

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Alert number: A12/01395/20       
Category:  Cosmetics
 
Product:  Skin-lightening product
 
Brand: CARO LIGHT
 
Name: Lightening Oil
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Barcode:  9 501101 372955
 
Batch number:  L4D97406
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The product contains clobetasol propionate (measured value: 0,038% by weight). Clobetasol propionate is a corticosteroid that should be applied only if medically prescribed. Exposure to it could cause skin irritation and may lead to endocrine problems. / The product does not comply with the Cosmetic Products Regulation.
 

Measures taken by economic operators: Stop of sales (By: Retailer)

 
Description:  Cosmetic product, skin-lightening oil. The product is also sold online.
Packaging description:  White plastic bottle covered with printed plastic film, turquoise plastic flip-top lid, capacity 100 ml, best-before date June 2021
Country of origin:  Democratic Republic Of Congo
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 43

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Alert number: A12/01398/20       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  Electrical adaptor
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Prise adaptateur universel
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Electric shock
 
The design of the product exposes live parts when any of the plugs is inserted. A person could touch the live part of the adaptor and receive an electric shock. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant national standard.
 

Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users, Removal of this product listing by the online marketplace (By: Distributor, Retailer)

 
Description:  White electrical travel adaptor. The product was also sold online.
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  Unknown
Alert submitted by:  France
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 43

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Alert number: A12/01403/20       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  AC/DC Adapter
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  XTD-260800
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Burns, Electric shock, Fire
 
While the product is in use, the conductors may displace and a detached wire come into contact with another live part due to insufficient creepage and clearance distances. This may lead to the product catching fire and consequently, users could receive burns. Moreover, there are accessible live parts. Users could touch them and receive an electric shock. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and with the relevant European standard EN 62368.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Destruction of the product

 
Description:  black AC/DC adapter with 5.4mm plug output
Packaging description:  The product is sold in a white cardboard box with a sticker mentioning the code "X0012HCWFT". The product is also sold online, notably on Amazon.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  United Kingdom
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 43

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Alert number: A12/01404/20       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  Power Supply
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: YZPOWER-42
 
Type / number of model:  Power Charger, Power Charger For Mobility Scooters
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Burns, Electric shock, Fire
 
The product's cross sectional area does not meet the minimum required by the standard, hence when plugged in, the supply cord conductors may break down. This may lead to the charger catching fire, and the users may receive burns. Moreover, and electric arc or spark may occur between the live parts; this may lead to a fire, where the users may receive burns, or to an electric shock. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and with the relevant European standards EN 60228 and EN 60335.
 

Measures taken by economic operators: Destruction of the product (By: Importer)
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Destruction of the product

 
Description:  Black power charger 100-240Vac 1.5A, with plug and charging box unit, advised for mobility scooters.
Packaging description:  The product is sold in a small brown cardboard box. The product is also sold online, notably on Amazon. A sticker with the code "X000T0CSJL" has been put on the packaging.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  United Kingdom
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 43

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Alert number: A12/01406/20       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  Universal charger
 
Brand: Goobay by Wentronic
 
Name: 3V-12V Universal Power Supply
 
Type / number of model:  PX5285
 
Barcode:  4040849539961
 
Batch number:  53996
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Burns, Fire
 
Due to insufficient fire resistance, the product may burn. The users could therefore sustain burns or a fire may develop. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 60950-1.
 

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

 
Description:  Common charger, black, sold with 9 different adapter pins.
Packaging description:  Light-green and white cardboard box with photo of the adapter
Country of origin:  Germany
Alert submitted by:  France
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 43

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Alert number: A12/01414/20       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  Mains extension lead
 
Brand: Oufeite
 
Name: EUROPEAN ELECTRIC SOCKEE / Rotating outlet / hosszabbító
 
Type / number of model:  ST-G03S
 
Barcode:  23450004
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Burns, Electric shock, Fire
 
The cross-sections area of the PVC-insulated protective conductor core is smaller than the required. The cables could overheat during use leading to a fire or to the user receiving burns. The mechanical strength of the protective shutters is inadequate and the user could touch the accessible live parts and receive an electric shock. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 60884.
 

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

 
Description:  White, re-wiring extension lead with three socket outlets and a switch.
Packaging description:  Packaging: transparent plastic bag with cardboard sheet closure
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Hungary
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 43

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Alert number: A12/01422/20       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  Hot Air Brush
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: 3 in 1 Hot Air Brush One Step Haartrockner Volumizer Brush
 
Type / number of model:  3 in 1
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Fire
 
The supply cord is too thin, as the cross sectional area is insufficient, and may overheat, posing a risk of fire. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and of the relevant international standard IEC EN 60335.
 

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:  Black and bronze hot air brush with electrical lead
Packaging description:  Packaged in a cardboard box
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  United Kingdom
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 43

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Alert number: A12/01423/20       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  Manual plastic sealing machine
 
Brand: Impulse Sealer
 
Name: Plastic Sealing Machine
 
Type / number of model:  PFS-100, PFS-150, PFS-200, PFS-250, PFS-300, PFS-400
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Electric shock
 
The product's electric supply is not correctly anchored, and the earthing system can break. Therefore, accessible parts may become live. Moreover, the plug has an inadequate fuse, increasing the risk of the product becoming live. Users may receive an electric shock. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and of the relevant European standards EN 60335-1 and EN 60335-2
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Destruction of the product

 
Description:  Manual plastic sealing machine for 300mm PP/PE bags.
Packaging description:  The product is packaged in a small cardboard box with a picture of the product, inside which the product is wrapped in a grey plastic bag with a sticker mentioning the codes M010000000001416373, 0810003 and S500079000211250684.
Country of origin:  Unknown
Alert submitted by:  United Kingdom
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 43
Products with other risk levels 

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Alert number: A11/00081/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Puzzle play mat
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Foam Puzzle Play Mat
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
Small parts may easily detach from the product. A child may put the small parts in the mouth and choke.
/ The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 71-8.
 

Measures taken by economic operators: Destruction of the product (By: Importer)

 
Description:  Black and White 16 Piece Foam Puzzle Mat Toy.
Packaging description:  Clear plastic film.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  United Kingdom
Type of alert: Other
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 43

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Alert number: A11/00082/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Swing
 
Brand: MEGA PLAST
 
Name: Ljuljačka 1, Swing I (LJULJAŠKA I)
 
Type / number of model:  S001
 
Barcode:  8606006424622
 
Batch number:  VD190251/385/01
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Injuries, Strangulation
 
The T bar is too low, allowing a child to lean over it causing the swing to turn forward. This can lead to the child falling from the swing, causing injuries. The ropes of the swing are not adequate and can create a loop through which a child may insert his/her head, leading to strangulation. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and of the relevant European standard 71-8.
 

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

Company recall page:  https://www.konzum.hr/novosti/obavijest-kupcima-o-povlacenju-proizvoda

 
Description:  Green plastic swing, 37cm x 35cm x 33cm
Packaging description:  No covering materials protecting the product, just a sticker on it.
Country of origin:  Serbia
Alert submitted by:  Croatia
Type of alert: Other
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 43

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Alert number: A11/00083/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Modeling Clay
 
Brand: Nugar
 
Name: Super Soft Air Clay
 
Type / number of model:  35681TD
 
Barcode:  62549001241000000200
 
Batch number:  1900372
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The migration of boron from the toy slime is too high (measured value up to 2010 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: Distributor): Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description:  Yellow plasticine.
Packaging description:  Sealed plastic bag with multi-coloured printing.
Country of origin:  The Netherlands
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Other
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 43
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Austria
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Alert number: A12/01389/20       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Agricultural tractor
 
Brand: Claas
 
Name: Arion, Axion
 
Type / number of model:  Models: A44, A42, A60, A74, A52, A23, A32, A34, A36, A40, Type-approval numbers: e1*167/2013*00096, e1*167/2013*00147, e2*167/2013*00001, e13*167/2013*00070, e13*167/2013*00137, e2*2003/37*0013, e13*2003/37*0337, e2*2003/37*0015, e2*2003/37*0014 + *0016
 
Company recall code:  SI14767
 
Production dates:  12/2012 to 9/2020
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
Possible faulty installation of steering components may lead to steering failure. /
 

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

 
Description:  Agricultural tractor
Country of origin:  France
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 43
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Bulgaria, Poland, Slovenia, Sweden