Rapid Alert System - Weekly Report

Report 45 ( Published on: 11/11/2005)

 
Weekly report Products with serious risks 

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Alert number: 0575/05       
Category:  Laser pointers
 
Product:  Unknown
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Damage to sight
 
Risk of eye injury. The power of the laser exceeds the limit value of 1 mW. Measurements indicated a beam power of 4 mW. There are no warnings, markings or details of producer or distributor.
The laser pointer does not comply with the standard DIN EN 60825-1.
 

Measures taken by economic operators: Placing on the market prohibited. (By: Other)
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Placing on the market prohibited.

 
Description:  Laser pointer "Laser and Beacon 7 LED Headlight"; LED headlamp with integrated laser. Type/model: BD-708.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2005 - 45

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Alert number: 0576/05       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Unknown
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
Chemical risk. Migration of lead (Pb) 550 mg/kg and migration of chromium (Cr) 100 mg/kg. The toy does not comply with the Toys Directive and the relevant European Standards.

 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Import rejected by Finnish Customs authorities

 
Description:  Plastic toy set "Farm World, Farmer Living, Farm Tractor" Type/model: CHT2287A20.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Finland
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2005 - 45

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Alert number: 0577/05       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Unknown
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
Chemical risk. Migration of lead (Pb) 770 -1100 mg/kg and migration of chromium (Cr) 90 -130 mg/kg. The toy does not comply with the Toys Directive and the relevant European Standards.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Import rejected by Finnish Customs authorities

 
Description:  Plastic animal set "My farm" Type/model: CHT35350 (On the toy pack NO: 830).
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Finland
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2005 - 45