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

Report 1 ( Published on: 08/01/2021)

 
Weekly report on consumer products
Products with serious risks 

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Alert number: A12/00008/21       
Category:  Jewellery
 
Product:  Piercing jewellery
 
Brand: Primark
 
Name: White One Size
 
Type / number of model:  2064701
 
Barcode:  1171-080092 9229691-0002-09111
 
Batch number:  1171-080092 SS20
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The product releases an excessive amount of nickel (measured value up to 6.69 per 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 taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users, Stop of sales, Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Distributor)

 
Description:  Belly-button jewellery made from silver-coloured metal with a curved post which has a small, screw-on ball at one end and a large, fixed ball at the other. Both balls are ornamented with a colourless round stone.
Packaging description:  In a printed cardboard
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2021 - 1

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Alert number: A12/00003/21       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: Opel
 
Name: Vivaro, Zafira Life
 
Type / number of model:  e2*2007/46*0532*10-12, Type: V
 
Company recall code:  E191905341(20-C-152)
 
Production dates:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between September 2019 and March 2020.
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The seat locking mechanism may not engage. This may increase 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:  Passenger car
Country of origin:  France
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2021 - 1
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Poland

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Alert number: A12/00004/21       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: Opel
 
Name: Grandland
 
Type / number of model:  e2*2007/46*0597*11-*16, Type: Z
 
Company recall code:  E202007970 (20-C-159)
 
Production dates:  The affected vehicles were manufactured on 24 August 2020.
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The screw connections on the rear wheels' hubs may be inadequate.
This can cause a 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:  Passenger car
Country of origin:  Germany
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2021 - 1
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Poland

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Alert number: A12/00012/21       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger van / Light commercial vehicle
 
Brand: Mercedes-Benz
 
Name: Sprinter
 
Type / number of model:  Type-approval number: e1*2007/46*0312*12, Type: 906BA35/4x4
 
Company recall code:  VS3ANHAEBO
 
Production dates:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between 1 November and 13 December 2018.
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
Cracks forming at the point where the trailer hitch is connected to the vehicle may cause the coupling to break.

As a result, the trailer will become detached from the vehicle, increasing the risk of an accident. /
 

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:  2021 - 1
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Sweden

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Alert number: A12/00014/21       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Motorcycle
 
Brand: Honda
 
Name:  CRF1000/1100A/D
 
Type / number of model:  e4*168/2013*00033*02, e4*168/2013*00115*00
 
Company recall code:  3LK
 
Production dates:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between 29 November 2017 and 19 October 2020.
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The fuel filter may be clogged by zinc oxide particles, generated during the welding process of the fuel tank. This could cause the motorcycle to lose power or the engine to stall, increasing the risk of an accident. /
 

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

 
Description:  Model: CRF1000A2, CRF1000D2, CRF1100A2, CREF1100A4, CRF1100D2, CRF1100D4;Model years: 2018 - 2021.
Country of origin:  Japan
Alert submitted by:  Portugal
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2021 - 1
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Poland, Slovenia

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Alert number: A12/00015/21       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: Hyundai
 
Name: SantaFe (TM), Tucson (NX4e)
 
Type / number of model:  e4*2007/46*1318*02, e4*2007/46*1318*01.
 
Company recall code:  01D116
 
Production dates:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between August and November 2020.
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
VIN information is not registered in the eCall unit.
As a result this information cannot be transmitted to eCall system under a situation where an airbag is deployed, causing it to function incorrectly. /
 

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

 
Description:  Vehicles with AVNT option, model year: 2020; VIN's: KMHS5811DMU000200 ~ KMHS581HGMU355954, TMAJD81BAMJ000192 ~ TMAJE81BHMJ012785.
Country of origin:  Republic of Korea
Alert submitted by:  Portugal
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2021 - 1
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Slovenia

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Alert number: A12/00011/21       
Category:  Other
 
Product:  Tableware set for children
 
Brand: VERBAUDET
 
Name: set repas bambou - 5 pièces
 
Type / number of model:  70323-0179-6390 (blue), 70323-0179-6470 (yellow) , 70323-0179-6630 (pink)
 
Barcode:  0301090638176
 
Batch number:  33817635000
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Choking, Injuries
 
The fork prong breaks easily releasing small sharp parts. The child may swallow these small broken parts and choke on them. The broken small parts can also cause internal injuries to the 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: Distributor)

 
Description:  Children’s tableware set comprising a fork, spoon, plate, bowl and cup made of bamboo composite material with decorative prints (hippopotamus, sea lion)
Packaging description:  Cardboard packaging
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  France
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2021 - 1

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Alert number: A12/01929/20       
Category:  Protective equipment
 
Product:  Inflatable armbands
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Inflatable Arm sleeve
 
Type / number of model:  1681-1
 
Barcode:  6820191681017
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitYES
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The product contains bis (2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value: 17,59 % 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:  Blue swimming inflatable armbands
Packaging description:  Packed in a transparent bag.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Cyprus
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2021 - 1

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Alert number: A12/00005/21       
Category:  Pyrotechnic articles
 
Product:  Fireworks
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Hell Fire
 
Type / number of model:  G0116-20
 
Barcode:  5901363700062
 
Batch number:  E54471801
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Burns
 
The battery is unstable and does not stay upright during functioning; it is possible that it falls on its side, shooting remaining shots from this position. As a consequence, burning projectiles could hit persons, causing burns. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Pyrotechnics Directive and the relevant European standard EN 15947.
 

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

 
Description:  Battery of single shot tubes (16 shots). Class F2.
Packaging description:  Coloured cuboid box.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Poland
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2021 - 1

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Alert number: A12/00013/21       
Category:  Pyrotechnic articles
 
Product:  Fireworks
 
Brand: Piromax
 
Name: Aurora
 
Type / number of model:  PXR215
 
Barcode:  5901721792500
 
Batch number:  2018-2
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Burns, Injuries
 
The product exceeds the net explosive content for its type-approved model. Consequently, the safety distance required is higher than the declared in the packaging, which could lead to burns and injuries to by standing persons or the users. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Pyrotechnics Directive and the relevant European standard EN 15947.
 

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

 
Description:  Fireworks, class F2.
Packaging description:  Cardboard packaging containing two fireworks.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Poland
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2021 - 1

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Alert number: A12/00009/21       
Category:  Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product:  Lederhosen (leather breeches)
 
Brand: Deiters
 
Name: Lederhose Seppl
 
Type / number of model:  Lederhose Seppl dark brown (size 3XL)
 
Barcode:  4015678771363
 
Batch number:  55771136
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
In various leather parts of the men's traditional leather trousers, chromium(VI) levels of up to 9.9 mg/kg were detected.
Chromium(VI) has a sensitizing effect and can trigger allergic reactions. / The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.
 

Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users, Removal of this product listing by the online marketplace, Removal of this product listing by the online marketplace, Warning consumers of the risks, Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Importer)

 
Description:  Men's traditional leather trousers, upper material made of dark brown leather with light embroidery, braces, light-coloured fleece material on the inner side on the waistband and the braces, pockets on the front and back, several staghorn buttons, inner lining made of dark brown textile material
Packaging description:  The product was also sold online.
Country of origin:  Pakistan
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2021 - 1

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Alert number: A12/00010/21       
Category:  Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product:  Lederhosen (leather breeches)
 
Brand: Deiters / Oktoberzauber
 
Name: Lederhose Siggi
 
Type / number of model:  Lederhose Siggi L, 6466-001-007
 
Barcode:  4015678646623
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
In various leather parts of the traditional leather trousers, chromium(VI) levels of up to 6.7 mg/kg were detected.
Chromium(VI) has a sensitising effect and can cause allergic reactions. / The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.
 

Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users, Removal of this product listing by the online marketplace, Stop of sales, Warning consumers of the risks, Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Importer)

 
Description:  Traditional leather trousers, upper in black leather with colourful embroidery (flower motifs as well as skulls and animal heads), with pockets on the front and back, braces and bib in black leather and light brown fabric, inner lining in black fabric.
Packaging description:  The product was also sold online.
Country of origin:  Pakistan
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2021 - 1

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Alert number: A12/00001/21       
Category:  Decorative articles
 
Product:  Candle
 
Brand: Cromus Festas
 
Name: Velas 2D Flamingo
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Barcode:  7909107973138
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Fire
 
The outer layers of the candles can ignite during use. The wick of the candle can fall and lit the outer layer of adjacent (already extinguished) candle, which can result in fire. / The product does not comply with the relevant European Standard EN 15493.
 

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

 
Description:  Set of cake-shaped candles including 3 golden pineapple-shaped candles and 2 pink flamingo-shaped candles.
Packaging description:  Transparent plastic box.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Finland
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2021 - 1

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Alert number: A12/00002/21       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  USB power supply unit
 
Brand: hoco.
 
Name: Dual Port Charger Set
 
Type / number of model:  C62A (Lightning cable)
 
Barcode:  EAN: 6957531095002
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Burns, Electric shock, Fire
 
The material of the product is not sufficiently resistant to heat, its casing may deform leaving live parts accessible. The user may touch them and suffer burns or get electrocuted. The device may cause fire. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive.
 

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

 
Description:  White plastic USB power supply unit with Lightning USB cable. The product has two USB ports.
Packaging description:  The product is sold in a cardboard packaging.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Poland
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2021 - 1

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Alert number: A12/00006/21       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  USB power supply unit
 
Brand: hoco.
 
Name: Dual Port Charger Set
 
Type / number of model:  C62A (Type C cable)
 
Barcode:  EAN: 6957531095026
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Burns, Electric shock, Fire
 
The material of the product is not sufficiently resistant to heat, its casing may deform leaving live parts accessible. As a consequence, the user may touch them and suffer burns or get electrocuted. The device may cause fire. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive.
 

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

 
Description:  USB power supply unit with Type C cable. The product has two USB ports
Packaging description:  The product is sold in a cardboard packaging.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Poland
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2021 - 1

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Alert number: A12/00007/21       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  USB power supply unit
 
Brand: hoco.
 
Name: Dual Port Charger Set
 
Type / number of model:  C62A (micro USB)
 
Barcode:  EAN: 6957531095019
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Burns, Electric shock, Fire
 
The material of the product is not sufficiently resistant to heat, its casing may deform leaving live parts accessible. As a consequence, the user may touch them and suffer burns or get electrocuted. The device may cause fire. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive.
 

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

 
Description:  USB power supply unit with Micro USB cable. The product has two USB ports.
Packaging description:  The product is sold in a cardboard packaging.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Poland
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2021 - 1
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Alert number: INFO/00001/21       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Bus
 
Brand: Solaris
 
Name: URBINO
 
Type / number of model:  e8*2007/46*0007, e8*2007/46*0008
 
Company recall code:  Unknown
 
Production dates:  2016 - 2020
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Fire, Injuries
 
It is possible to see that roof part which covers CNG (compressed natural gas) containers gets in contact with them during operation of the vehicles. This causes marks on the CNG part which are clearly visible. /
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Manufacturer): Other

 
Description:  Bus
Country of origin:  Poland
Alert submitted by:  Czechia
Type of alert: Other
 
Year - Week:  2021 - 1
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Poland
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Alert number: A12/00016/21       
Category:  Cosmetics
 
Product:  Hair styling product
 
Brand: imago
 
Name: haircare 2 fasen
 
Type / number of model:  250ml
 
Barcode:  8718754320405
 
Batch number:  20I28
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The product contains cyclotetrasiloxane (measured value: 4 % ).
Presence of cyclotetrasiloxane is forbidden by the the cosmetics regulation. / The product does not comply with the cosmetics regulation.
 

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

 
Description:  Blue container with opaque top and black and white lettering. Container under pressure. The product is sold online.
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  Belgium
Alert submitted by:  Belgium
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2021 - 1

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Alert number: A12/00017/21       
Category:  Cosmetics
 
Product:  Hair styling product
 
Brand: CoiffiCare
 
Name: Coifficare 2 en 1 - restructurant et démélant instantané - Cheveux secs et abîmés
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Barcode:  3700200700713
 
Batch number:  20I28
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The product contains cyclotetrasiloxane (D4) (measured value: 4 % ).
Presence of cyclotetrasiloxane is forbidden by the CosmeticS Regulation. / The product does not comply with the Cosmetics regulation.
 

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

 
Description:  Semi-transparent container with blue-white product, black lettering, white pump and transparent top
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  Belgium
Alert submitted by:  Belgium
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2021 - 1