Safety Gate: Rapid Alert System for dangerous non-food products - Weekly Report
Report 12 ( Published on: 20/03/2020)
Weekly overview report on:
Weekly report on consumer products
Products with other risk levels
Risk type: Chemical
The product contains an excessive amount of chloroform (measured value: 3.6 % by weight ).
Chloroform causes skin irritation, can damage health if inhaled or swallowed and is suspected to cause cancer. / 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)
Description: 3 g of cyanoacrylate-based instantaneous adhesive in a metal tube with dispensing nozzle and screw cap. It is sold in a 12 units set.
Packaging description: The product is sold on a cardboard base with a trasnparent plastic front.
Country of origin: People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by: United Kingdom
Type of alert: Other
Year - Week: 2020 - 12