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

Report 20 ( Published on: 15/05/2020)

 
Weekly report on consumer products
Products with serious risks 

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Alert number: A12/00713/20       
Category:  Lighting chains
 
Product:  Lighting chain
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: 188 LED FÉNY
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Burns, Electric shock, Fire
 
The cable is too thin and could overheat, leading to a fire or to burns to the user. The accessible wires have inadequate insulation, and the structure of the cord extension socket allows single-pole insertion of plugs. The product is not protected against moisture but is recommended for outdoor use. Water could penetrate the product or 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.
 

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

 
Description:  Lighting chain with 180 non-replaceable, colourful LED lamps. The product includes a socket outlet that allows the connection of another lighting chain. The product is not protected against moisture but is recommended for outdoor use.
Packaging description:  The product is packaged in a transparent plastic box.
Country of origin:  Unknown
Alert submitted by:  Hungary
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 20

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Alert number: A12/00715/20       
Category:  Lighting chains
 
Product:  Lighting chain
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: 180 RICE LIGHT
 
Type / number of model:  N017-180M110
 
Barcode:  9 797105 579135
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
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 product is not protected against moisture but is recommended for outdoor use.
The cable could overheat, burning the user or leading to a fire. The water could penetrate the product or 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.
 

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

 
Description:  Lighting chain with 178 colourful, non-replaceable miniature lamps.
Packaging description:  Packaging: colourful cardboard box with a Christmas tree.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Hungary
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 20

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Alert number: A12/00699/20       
Category:  Lighting equipment
 
Product:  LED lamp
 
Brand: JINBO
 
Name: LED Purification fixture
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Burns, Electric shock, Fire
 
The cables inside the mains power cord are too thin. They could overheat during use. The insulation of the product is inadequate. The user could consequently suffer burns or receive an electric shock from accessible (live) parts, or the product may cause a fire. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard 60598.
 

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

 
Description:  Fixed luminaire with non-replaceable 2x72 LEDs. Size: 915 mm x 77 mm x 25 mm. The product is also sold online.
Packaging description:  The product is sold in a white and blue cardboard box.
Country of origin:  Unknown
Alert submitted by:  Hungary
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 20

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Alert number: A12/00716/20       
Category:  Machinery
 
Product:  Flail-type cutting attachments for brush cutter
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Trimmerblade Steel 6T
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Cuts, Injuries
 
The rivets attaching the cutting knives to the blade could break. The knives might consequently detach during use and hit the user. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Machinery Directive and Commission Decision 2012/32/EU prohibiting the placing on the market of flail-type cutting attachments for portable hand-held brush cutters.
 

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

 
Description:  Flail-type cutting attachments with 6 knives for portable brush cutters. The product was sold online.
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  Unknown
Alert submitted by:  Denmark
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 20

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Alert number: A12/00701/20       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: VW
 
Name: Passat, Arteon
 
Type / number of model:  Type-approval numbers: e1*2001/116*0307*, e1*2007/46*1725*, Types: 3C, 3H
 
Company recall code:  47P8
 
Production dates:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between14 February 2018 and 4 July 2019.
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The brake pedal pushrod may be defective.
As a result, in case of failure of the electromechanical brake booster, the effort necessary to actuate the brake increases significantly, increasing the risk of an accident. /
 

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 - 20
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Bulgaria, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Slovakia, Slovenia

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Alert number: A12/00702/20       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: BMW
 
Name:  1er, 2er Gran Coupé
 
Type / number of model:  Type-approval numbers: e1*2007/46* 2018, e1*2007/46* 2064, Types: F1H, F2GC
 
Company recall code:  0032100300
 
Production dates:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between 25 January and 12 March 2020.
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The driver's airbag may be damaged during activation and may fail to inflate sufficiently. This will impair its restraining effect, increasing the risk of an injury.
Furthermore, the driver could be injured by hot gases leaking from the airbag's gas generator. /
 

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 - 20
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Bulgaria, Denmark, Denmark, Estonia, Greece, Ireland, Poland, Portugal, Slovenia

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Alert number: A12/00717/20       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: Citroen
 
Name: Jumpy, Spacetourer
 
Type / number of model:  Type-approval numbers: e2*2007/46*0530*00 to *11, e2*2007/46*0531*00 to *08 Type: V
 
Company recall code:  HBG, HAQ, HBF
 
Production dates:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between 1 May 2016 and 9 September 2019.
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The fuel line can be damaged by coming into contact with the vehicle body.
Consequently, fuel may leak onto the road, posing a risk to the following traffic. /
 

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 - 20
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Bulgaria, Estonia, Finland, Greece, Poland, Slovakia, Slovenia

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Alert number: A12/00718/20       
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*21-26, e1*2001/116*0424*15-17, e1*2007/46*0300*14-18, e1*2007/46*0301*16-20, e1*2007/46*0312*12-14, e1*2007/46*0305*11-13, e1*2007/46*0294*09-13,e1*2007/46*029, Types: 906AC35/4x4, 906BA35, 906BA35/4x4, 906BA50, 906BA50/4x4, 906BB35, 906BB35/4x4, 906BB50, 906BB50/4x4
 
Company recall code:  VS3BRADVER
 
Production dates:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between 7 November 2017 and 18 March 2020.
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The front brake hoses can be damaged by coming into contact with the front inner wing.

Consequently, brake oil may leak, leading to reduced brake performance and increased braking distance, increasing the risk of an accident. /
 

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 - 20
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Bulgaria, Denmark, Estonia, Greece, Ireland, Poland, Romania, Slovenia

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Alert number: A12/00742/20       
Category:  Protective equipment
 
Product:  Particle filter mask
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  YK01 FFP2
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
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. Additionally, the particle/filter retention of the material is insufficient (measured value ≤ 68.5 %). 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.
 

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

 
Description:  Folded respiratory protective half-face filter mask of category FFP2 (EN 149), with nose clip and elastic bands to secure it behind the ears.
Packaging description:  The product is individually wrapped in a transparent plastic bag and sold in a cardboard box containing 20 units.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Luxembourg
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 20

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Alert number: A12/00698/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Toy slime kit
 
Brand: LISCIANIGIOCHI
 
Name: Le jeu des licornes- Crée le slime magique des licornes
 
Type / number of model:  FR 70336
 
Barcode:  8008324073214
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The migration of boron from the toy slime is too high (measured value up to 617 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, Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Distributor)

Company recall page:  https://www.lagranderecre.fr/la-grande-recre/rappel-de-produits.html

 
Description:  Toy slime diy kit, containing 2 transparent pots of slime, 2 bags of straws, 2 tubes of powdered dye and 2 moulds shaped like unicorn heads.
Packaging description:  Cardboard box
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  France
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 20

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Alert number: A12/00700/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Face-painting crayons
 
Brand: 2008 l, Fantasy MAKE UP
 
Name: 12 crayons - Theater Make-up
 
Type / number of model:  33005, art. 1-2345-00
 
Barcode:  4003755025232
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The migration of aluminium from the orange and red crayon is too high (measured value up to 8542 mg/kg). Aluminium is toxic for children if ingested. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and with the relevant European standard EN 71-3.
 

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

 
Description:  12 children’s make-up pencils of various colours.
Packaging description:  Packed in opaque white plastic box with a transparent cover.
Country of origin:  Germany
Alert submitted by:  France
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 20

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Alert number: A12/00705/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Plastic doll
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Fashion Perfect
 
Type / number of model:  N0. 969
 
Barcode:  6991200922480
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The plastic material of the product contains an excessive amount of di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value 8.3 % 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:  The doll is made of plastic material, has long hair, and wears a yellow dress.
Packaging description:  The doll is packed in a cardboard package.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Lithuania
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 20

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Alert number: A12/00706/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Swimming goggles
 
Brand: DanYong
 
Name: Swim goggles
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Barcode:  8013510815011
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The plastic material of the product contains an excessive amount dibutyl phthalate (DBP) (measured value: 27.55% by weight). This phthalate may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to their reproductive system. / The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.
 

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

 
Description:  Swimming goggles.
Packaging description:  Packed in a plastic blister with a cardboard back.
Country of origin:  Democratic Republic Of Congo
Alert submitted by:  Cyprus
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 20

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Alert number: A12/00707/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Plastic toy
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: First grade product
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Barcode:  6991206421796
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitYES
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The plastic material of the product contains an excessive amount of di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value 21% 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:  A pony made of lilac plastic material with a shining tail.
Packaging description:  Packed in a cardboard package.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Lithuania
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 20

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Alert number: A12/00708/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Kitchen toy set
 
Brand: Funny Toys
 
Name: Happy Kitchen
 
Type / number of model:  N0. A8-683
 
Barcode:  6991200395338
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The plastic material of the product contains an excessive amount of di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value 25.7 % 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:  Four small dolls sitting on benches at a feast-laden table.
Packaging description:  The toy is packed on a cardboard package wrapped in plastic.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Lithuania
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 20

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Alert number: A12/00709/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Doctor play set
 
Brand: Rong Xing Da
 
Name: Medical Kit - Doctor playset
 
Type / number of model:  NO 8022A
 
Barcode:  1230088720005
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The head of the doll contains an excessive amount of bis(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) and di-‘isononyl’ phthalate (DINP) (measured values: 16,54% by weight and 3,79% by weight respectively). These phthalates may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to their reproductive system and liver. / The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.
 

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

 
Description:  Doctor toy set including a baby doll and doctor accessories.
Packaging description:  Packed into a cardboard box with transparent window.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Cyprus
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 20

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Alert number: A12/00710/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Toy bow and arrow set
 
Brand: Sports n Fun
 
Name: Bow with Arrows
 
Type / number of model:  SPDH1030
 
Barcode:  2017022317533
 
Batch number:  #C1-18016JMA
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
The suction cups of the arrows can easily detach.

If a child puts the arrow 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: Retailer): Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description:  Toy bow set consisting of a big red bow and 4 green plastic arrows with red suction cups.
Packaging description:  The product is sold in a cardboard box.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Cyprus
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 20

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Alert number: A12/00714/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Plastic doll
 
Brand: Fashion
 
Name: Moana
 
Type / number of model:  364-334802, Nº 758
 
Barcode:  8989893348029
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The plastic material of the product contains an excessive amount of bis(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) and dibutyl phthalate (DBP) (measured values: 32.9 % and 0.1 % by weight, respectively).

These phthalates may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to their 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:  Plastic doll depicting the main character of a cartoon movie.
Packaging description:  The product is packed in a cardboard box with a transparent plastic window.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Cyprus
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 20

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Alert number: A12/00735/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Fishing toy set
 
Brand: Diving game
 
Name: Fishing Set Diving Game
 
Type / number of model:  2560097
 
Barcode:  8718964036400
 
Batch number:  12/18
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
Small parts (the two fishes) can be easily detached from the toy. A 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 taken by economic operators: Other (By: Importer)

 
Description:  Fishing game with a fishing line and small fish.
Packaging description:  Cardboard and transparent plastic.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  France
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 20

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Alert number: A12/00703/20       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  adaptor
 
Brand: sunlux
 
Name: Adattatore Internazionale Tutto in Uno
 
Type / number of model:  7840300
 
Barcode:  8058778403006
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Electric shock
 
Live parts of the product are accessible. The user could receive an electric shock. / The product does not comply with the relevant international standard IEC 60884-1 and the relevant national standard CEI EN 23-50.
 

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

 
Description:  international adaptor
Packaging description:  The product is presented in a package bearing a picture of the product, identification data and the instructions
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Italy
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 20

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Alert number: A12/00719/20       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  Circular saw blade
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Wood Carving Disc
 
Type / number of model:  115x22.23 mm, 9 Zähne
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The circular saw blade may be mounted on an angle grinder and may therefore, against its intended use, be used as a hand-held circular saw.
As a consequence, this could cause kickback or loss of control over the tool, resulting in injuries. / The product does not comply with the relevant European standards EN 62841 and EN 60745.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Removal of this product listing by the online marketplace

 
Description:  Circular saw blade with a 115x22 mm diameter and a chain with 9 teeth. The product is advertised as suitable for standard angle grinders. The product was sold online, in particular via Amazon.
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 20

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Alert number: A12/00720/20       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  Circular saw blade
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Wood Carving Disc
 
Type / number of model:  100 mm, 22 teeth
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The circular saw blade may be mounted on an angle grinder and may therefore, against its intended use, be used as a hand-held circular saw.
As a consequence, this could cause kickback or loss of control over the tool, resulting in injuries. / The product does not comply with the relevant European standards EN 62841 and EN 60745.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Removal of this product listing by the online marketplace

 
Description:  Circular saw blade, 4 inches, 100mm diameter, with a 22-teeth chain. The product is advertised for use on commercially available angle grinders. It was sold online, in particular via Amazon.
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 20

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Alert number: A12/00721/20       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  Circular saw blade
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Wood Carving Disc
 
Type / number of model:  115 mm and 125 mm with 13 teeth
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The chain saw blade may be mounted on an angle grinder and may therefore, against its intended use, be used as a hand-held circular saw.
As a consequence, this could cause kickback or loss of control over the tool, resulting in injuries. / The product does not comply with the relevant European standards EN 62841 and EN 60745.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Removal of this product listing by the online marketplace

 
Description:  Circular saw blade with a 125 mm diameter and a 13-teeth chain, advertised as suitable for use on standard angle grinders. The product was sold online, in particular via eBay.
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  Unknown
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 20

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Alert number: A12/00722/20       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  Circular saw blade
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  4 inches, 14 teeth
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The chain saw blade may be mounted on an angle grinder and may therefore, against its intended use, be used as a hand-held circular saw.
As a consequence, this could cause kickback or loss of control over the tool, resulting in injuries. / The product does not comply with the relevant European standards EN 62841 and EN 60745.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Removal of this product listing by the online marketplace

 
Description:  Circular saw blade with a 4 inch diameter and 14-teeth chain. It was advertised as suitable for use on commercially available angle grinders and sold online, in particular via eBay.
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  Unknown
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 20

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Alert number: A12/00723/20       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  Circular saw blade
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Wood Carving Disc
 
Type / number of model:  125 x 22.23 mm, 9 teeth
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The circular saw blade may be mounted on an angle grinder and may therefore, against its intended use, be used as a hand-held circular saw.
As a consequence, this could cause kickback or loss of control over the tool, resulting in injuries. / The product does not comply with the relevant European standards EN 62841 and EN 60745.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Removal of this product listing by the online marketplace

 
Description:  Circular saw blade with a 125 mm diameter, a bore diameter of 22.23 mm and a 9-teeth chain. It was advertised as suitable for use on standard commercial angle grinders and sold online, in particular via Amazon.
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 20

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Alert number: A12/00724/20       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  Circular saw blade
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Wood Carving Disc
 
Type / number of model:  125x22 mm, 14 teeth
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The chain saw blade may be mounted on an angle grinder and may therefore, against its intended use, be used as a hand-held circular saw.
As a consequence, this could cause kickback or loss of control over the tool, resulting in injuries.
/ The product does not comply with the relevant European standards EN 62841 and EN 60745.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Removal of this product listing by the online marketplace

 
Description:  Circular saw blade with a 125 mm diameter and a 14-teeth chain. It was advertised as suitable for use on standard commercial angle grinders and sold online, in particular via Amazon.
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 20

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Alert number: A12/00725/20       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  Circular saw blade
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: 8", 60 T
 
Type / number of model:  205 mm, 8", 60 teeth
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The circular saw blade may be mounted on an angle grinder and could therefore, against its intended use, be used as a hand-held circular saw.
As a consequence, this could cause kickback or loss of control over the tool, resulting in injuries. / The product does not comply with the relevant European standards EN 62841 and EN 60745.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Removal of this product listing by the online marketplace

 
Description:  Circular saw blade with a 205 mm diameter and 60 teeth. The product is advertised as suitable for use on angle grinders and was sold online, in particular via eBay.
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  Unknown
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 20

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Alert number: A12/00726/20       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  Circular saw blade
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: CARBIDE CHAIN SAW BLADE
 
Type / number of model:  8 teeth
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The circular saw blade may be mounted on an angle grinder and could therefore, against its intended use, be used as a hand-held circular saw.
As a consequence, this could cause kickback or loss of control over the tool, resulting in injuries. / The product does not comply with the relevant European standards EN 62841 and EN 60745.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Removal of this product listing by the online marketplace

 
Description:  Circular saw blade with 8-teeth chain. The product was advertised as suitable for use on angle grinders and was sold online, in particular via eBay.
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  Unknown
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 20

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Alert number: A12/00727/20       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  Circular saw blade
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: speedcutter
 
Type / number of model:  speedcutter 125*22mm 6 teeth
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The circular saw blade may be mounted on an angle grinder and could therefore, against its intended use, be used as a hand-held circular saw.
As a consequence, this could cause kickback or loss of control over the tool, resulting in injuries. / The product does not comply with the relevant European standards EN 62841 and EN 60745.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Removal of this product listing by the online marketplace

 
Description:  Circular saw blade with a 125 mm diameter and 6 teeth. The product was advertised as suitable for use on commercially available angle grinders and was sold online, in particular via eBay.
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  Unknown
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 20

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Alert number: A12/00728/20       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  Circular saw blade
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  22 teeth
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The circular saw blade may be mounted on an angle grinder and could therefore, against its intended use, be used as a hand-held circular saw.
As a consequence, this could cause kickback or loss of control over the tool, resulting in injuries. / The product does not comply with the relevant European standards EN 62841 and EN 60745.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Removal of this product listing by the online marketplace

 
Description:  Circular saw blade with a 125 mm diameter and a 22-teeth chain. The product was advertised as suitable for use on commercially available angle grinders and was sold online, in particular via eBay.
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  Unknown
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 20

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Alert number: A12/00729/20       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  Circular saw blade
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  125mm 40 teeth
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The circular saw blade may be mounted on an angle grinder and could therefore, against its intended use, be used as a hand-held circular saw.
As a consequence, this could cause kickback or loss of control over the tool, resulting in injuries. / The product does not comply with the relevant European standards EN 62841 and EN 60745.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Removal of this product listing by the online marketplace

 
Description:  Circular saw blade with a 125 mm diameter and 40 teeth. The product was advertised as suitable for use on commercially available angle grinders and was sold online, in particular via eBay.
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  Unknown
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 20

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Alert number: A12/00730/20       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  Circular saw blade
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Wood Carving Disc
 
Type / number of model:  125*22 mm 14 teeth
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The circular saw blade may be mounted on an angle grinder and could therefore, against its intended use, be used as a hand-held circular saw.
As a consequence, this could cause kickback or loss of control over the tool, resulting in injuries. / The product does not comply with the relevant European standards EN 62841 and EN 60745.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Removal of this product listing by the online marketplace

 
Description:  Circular saw blade with a 125 mm diameter and a 14-teeth chain. The product was advertised as suitable for use on commercial angle grinders and was sold online, in particular via eBay.
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  Unknown
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 20
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Denmark

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Alert number: A12/00731/20       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  Circular saw blade
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: 14.000RPMmax, 5/8" Center
 
Type / number of model:  Kettensägeblatt 125 mm für Winkelschleifer, 22 Zähne
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The circular saw blade may be mounted on an angle grinder and could therefore, against its intended use, be used as a hand-held circular saw.
As a consequence, this could cause kickback or loss of control over the tool, resulting in injuries. / The product does not comply with the relevant European standards EN 62841 and EN 60745.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Recall of the product from end users, Removal of this product listing by the online marketplace

 
Description:  Circular saw blade with a 22-teeth chain. The product was advertised as suitable for use on an angle grinder and was sold online, in particular via eBay.
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  Unknown
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 20

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Alert number: A12/00732/20       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  Circular saw blade
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: speedcutter
 
Type / number of model:  speedcutter 115 mm 3T
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The circular saw blade may be mounted on an angle grinder and could therefore, against its intended use, be used as a hand-held circular saw.
As a consequence, this could cause kickback or loss of control over the tool, resulting in injuries. / The product does not comply with the relevant European standards EN 62841 and EN 60745.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Removal of this product listing by the online marketplace

 
Description:  Circular saw blade with a 115 mm diameter, a 22 mm bore diameter and with 3 teeth. The product was advertised as suitable for use on commercial angle grinders and was sold online, in particular via eBay.
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  Unknown
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 20

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Alert number: A12/00733/20       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  Circular saw blade
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  4 inches, 22 teeth
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The circular saw blade may be mounted on an angle grinder and may therefore, against its intended use, be used as a hand-held circular saw.
As a consequence, this could cause kickback or loss of control over the tool, resulting in injuries. / The product does not comply with the relevant European standards EN 62841 and EN 60745.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Recall of the product from end users, Removal of this product listing by the online marketplace

 
Description:  Circular saw blade with a 4-inch diameter and a 22-teeth chain. It was advertised as suitable for use on commercially available angle grinders and sold online, in particular via eBay.
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  Unknown
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 20

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Alert number: A12/00734/20       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  Circular saw blade
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: speedcutter
 
Type / number of model:  speedcutter 125mm 3T
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The circular saw blade may be mounted on an angle grinder and could therefore, against its intended use, be used as a hand-held circular saw.
As a consequence, this could cause kickback or loss of control over the tool, resulting in injuries. / The product does not comply with the relevant European standards EN 62841 and EN 60745.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Removal of this product listing by the online marketplace

 
Description:  Circular saw blade with a 125 mm and 3 teeth. The product was advertised as suitable for use on commercial angle grinders and was sold online, in particular via eBay.
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  Unknown
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 20
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Denmark
Products with other risk levels 

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Alert number: A11/00047/20       
Category:  Kitchen/cooking accessories
 
Product:  Foldable barbecue
 
Brand: ODO "PROF-NIKIS"
 
Name: Foldable barbecue, Foldable barbecue with skewers
 
Type / number of model:  M-2, M-1ш
 
Barcode:  4813775002416, 4813775002386
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Cuts
 
The metal sheets of the barbecue are too thin and have sharp edges.
A user could touch or run the hand along the edges and suffer cuts. / The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 1860-1.
 

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

 
Description:  Stainless steel foldable grill with or without skewers, depending on the model.
Packaging description:  The product is sold in a cardboard packaging with a sticker with the product details in Cyrillic on it.
Country of origin:  Belarus
Alert submitted by:  Latvia
Type of alert: Other
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 20

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Alert number: A11/00046/20       
Category:  Pyrotechnic articles
 
Product:  Rocket
 
Brand: Dragon Fireworks
 
Name: Raket uden pind
 
Type / number of model:  DPA code 6038, 6140001
 
Barcode:  5-710163-060388
 
Batch number:  6038/1/19
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Burns, Damage to hearing, Damage to sight
 
The rocket explodes at too low altitude (below 20 m.) and can burst too close to the ground (below 3 m).
Bystanders can be hit by parts of the firework, causing burns and/or damage to sight. The sound pressure level is too high. Excessive noise levels may cause damage to hearing. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Pyrotechnics Directive and the relevant European standard EN 15947-5.
 

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

 
Description:  Black rocket without stick.
Packaging description:  Primary pack with 4 rockets consisting in a cardboard box with transparent window.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Denmark
Type of alert: Other
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 20

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Alert number: A11/00048/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Soft toy
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Sequin Glitzies
 
Type / number of model:  453105
 
Barcode:  5050565377937
 
Batch number:  713914
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The sequins can easily be detached. A small child might put the toy in the mouth and detach the sequins with the teeth and inhale them, leading to injuries to the lungs.
/ 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: Stop of sales (By: Importer)

 
Description:  Soft toy in the shape of a unicorn with sequins surface. The product was sold online, in particular via eBay.
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Iceland
Type of alert: Other
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 20
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Alert number: INFO/00058/20       
Category:  Protective equipment
 
Product:  Particle filter mask
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Safe Mask
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Health risk / other
 
The product advertises a protective potential against viral particles but its filtering capacity has not been certified by the relevant protective equipment body.
Consequently, the product might not fulfil the health and safety requirements and properly protect when combined with additional measures.

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

Measures taken by economic operators: Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures (By: Importer)

 
Description:  Fabric respiratory filtration half-face mask with alleged protection potential against Covid 19.
Packaging description:  The product was sold online.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Denmark
Type of alert: Other
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 20

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Alert number: INFO/00059/20       
Category:  Protective equipment
 
Product:  Particle filter mask
 
Brand: Jtrip
 
Name:  Safe Mask / Fashion Children's Mask
 
Type / number of model:  FZ/73049-2014
 
Barcode:  6970739105670
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Health risk / other
 
The product advertises a protective potential against viral particles but its filtering capacity has not been certified by the relevant protective equipment body.
Consequently, the product might not fulfil the health and safety requirements and properly protect when combined with additional measures. / The product does not comply with the Personal Protective Equipment Regulation.
 

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

 
Description:  Fabric half-face mask with alleged protection potential against Covid 19.
Packaging description:  The product is packed individually in a white and transparent plastic bag with a zip closure and was sold online.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Denmark
Type of alert: Other
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 20

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Alert number: INFO/00060/20       
Category:  Protective equipment
 
Product:  Particle filter mask
 
Brand: Dromex
 
Name: Protective mask
 
Type / number of model:  Category: FFP2 , Model number: 2020
 
Barcode:  2 200262 078580
 
Batch number:  Expiry date: 03/2022, MAN 2620785
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Health risk / other
 
The product bears a CE marking but has not been tested and accredited as protective equipment according to European standards. Consequently, the product might not fulfil the health and safety requirements and properly protect when combined with additional measures. / The product does not comply with the Personal Protective Equipment Regulation.
 

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

 
Description:  Protective respiratory filtration half-face mask of category FFP2 according to EN 149.
Packaging description:  The product is wrapped individually in a transparent plastic bag.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Croatia
Type of alert: Other
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 20
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Slovenia
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Alert number: A12/00704/20       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Bus
 
Brand: Evobus
 
Name: Citaro
 
Type / number of model:  Type-approval numbers: e1*2007/46*0087, e1*2007/46*0090, Models: 628 02, 628 03
 
Company recall code:  54.10M20087A
 
Production dates:  November 2016 to September 2018
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Fire
 
Mechanical damage to the battery cable to the optional external start-up socket may lead to vehicle fire. /
 

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 - 20

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Alert number: A12/00711/20       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Bus
 
Brand: Evobus
 
Name: Citaro, Conecto
 
Type / number of model:  Type-approval numbers: e1*2007/46*0087, e1*2007/46*0090, e1*2007/46*0036, e1*2007/46*0037, Models: 628 02, 628 03, 628B01, 628B02
 
Company recall code:  83.70M20090A
 
Production dates:  December 2015 to March 2020
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Fire
 
Possible leakage from the gas-pressure regulator of the auxiliary heater. Leaking gas could ignite. /
 

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 - 20
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Estonia, Slovenia, Slovenia

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Alert number: A12/00712/20       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Bus
 
Brand: Solaris
 
Name: Urbino
 
Type / number of model:  Models: URBINO 18, URBINO 12H, URBINO 12, URBINO 15, Type-approval numbers: e8*2007/46*0007*, e8*2007/46*0023*, e8*2007/46*0008*, e8*2007/46*0021*
 
Company recall code:  AS1055
 
Production dates:  June 2014 to September 2019
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Fire
 
Cracks forming on the gas-pressure regulating device cause gas to leak. The leaking gas may ignite. /
 

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

 
Description:  Bus
Country of origin:  Poland
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 20
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Poland