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

Report 21 ( Published on: 22/05/2020)
A12/00767/20: Further countries of destination are now included in agreement with the notifying authority

 
Weekly report on consumer products
Products with serious risks 

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Alert number: A12/00737/20       
Category:  Jewellery
 
Product:  Earrings
 
Brand: Tedi
 
Name: Creolen
 
Type / number of model:  5 Pairs
 
Barcode:  21286001751000000200, 36241001751000000200, 71893001751000000200
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The product releases an excessive amount of nickel (measured value up to: 18.3 µg/cm2/week).
Nickel is a strong sensitiser and causes 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 (By: Importer)

Company recall page:  https://www.tedi.com/fileadmin/user_upload/Downloads/Kundeninformation/20200429-Creolen-Gold-Silber/DEU_Creolen_silber_gold.pdf

 
Description:  5 sets of earrings consisting each of 5 pairs of creole earrings in different sizes and shapes. The sets are available in 5 different colours and engravings (2 sets are in silver-coloured metal and 3 additional sets in gold-coloured).
Packaging description:  The set comes without a packaging and with its 5 pairs of earrings hanging from a cardboard.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 21

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Alert number: A12/00736/20       
Category:  Laser pointers
 
Product:  Laser torch/pointer
 
Brand: Deer Creek
 
Name: Lazer Diode Torch
 
Type / number of model:  DC-05
 
Barcode:  7340009347199
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Damage to sight
 
The product lacks the required labelling, including appropriate warning texts related to the use of the product and the classification, and its laser beam is too powerful.

Direct viewing of the laser beam or its mirror reflection can cause damage to sight. / The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 60825-1.
 

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

 
Description:  Laser pointer with a blue beam and wavelength of 405 nm for do-it-yourself applications such as fly tying and resin polymerization /curing.
Packaging description:  The product is packaged in a transparent plastic bag and was also sold online.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Finland
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 21

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Alert number: A12/00750/20       
Category:  Lighting chains
 
Product:  LED light hose
 
Brand: Salcar
 
Name: LED Lichterschlauch
 
Type / number of model:  X000WZ7SDX, Salcar 10m LED Licht, Hochzeit, Party
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Environment
 
The product contains short-chain chlorinated paraffins (SCCPs) (measured up to 0.265% by weight).
SCCPs remain in the environment and are toxic to aquatic life in low concentrations. They bioaccumulate in humans and animals and thus pose a risk to human health and the environment. / The product does not comply with the Regulation on persistent organic pollutants (POPs Regulation).
 

Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Importer)
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures, Destruction of the product

 
Description:  Transparent light hose with LED lights, 10 m long with power connection. The light hose is rolled up inside the outer packaging.
Packaging description:  The outer packaging consists of a square sheet of cardboard printed in black and orange
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 21

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Alert number: A12/00741/20       
Category:  Lighting equipment
 
Product:  Portable LED lamp
 
Brand: XINGFENGDENGJU
 
Name: MAGIC COOL CAMPING LIGHTS
 
Type / number of model:  XF-5858, 61052 (on the label)
 
Barcode:  8 588588 610528
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Burns, Electric shock, Fire
 
The cables of the mains power are too thin and could overheat during normal use. The insulation and size of the pins are inappropriate, leaving live parts accessible. The plastic part of the integrated plug is made of combustible material. The insulation for the USB port is inadequate. Live parts may become accessible without the use of any tools.
User may consequently suffer burns, receive an electric shock 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 EN 60598 and EN 60335.
 

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

 
Description:  Black rechargeable, portable camping LED lamp with USB port, which can be operated directly from the mains or batteries. The product also generates rotating coloured light and has a flame-imitating function too. The product is supplied with a charger.
Packaging description:  Colourful cardboard box.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Hungary
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 21

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Alert number: A12/00755/20       
Category:  Lighting equipment
 
Product:  Portable LED lamp
 
Brand: Jia Hao
 
Name: RECHARGEABLE CAMPING LANTERN
 
Type / number of model:  JH-5800T
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Burns, Electric shock, Fire
 
The cables inside the mains power cord are too thin and could overheat during use. The plastic part of the luminaire’s integrated plug is made of combustible material. The mains plug and output connector’s pins’ insulation and size are inappropriate and the USB port’s insulation is inadequate, leaving live parts accessible. Live parts could also become accessible without the use of any tools. User may consequently suffer burns, receive an electric shock or the product may cause a fire. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standards EN 60598 and EN 60335.
 

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

 
Description:  Metallic blue rechargeable and portable camping LED lamp with USB port, which can be operated directly from the mains, batteries or by the solar module. It also has a reflector function. The product is supplied with a charger cable.
Packaging description:  The product is packaged in a colourful cardboard box.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Hungary
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 21

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Alert number: A12/00756/20       
Category:  Lighting equipment
 
Product:  Portable LED lamp
 
Brand: high mountain tiger
 
Name: CAMPING LIGHT
 
Type / number of model:  GSH-7088B
 
Barcode:  6 956881 470880
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Burns, Electric shock, Fire
 
The cables inside the mains power cord are too thin and could overheat during use. The plastic part of the luminaire’s integrated plug is made of combustible material. The mains plug and output connector’s pins’ insulation and size are inappropriate and the USB port’s insulation is inadequate, leaving live parts accessible. User may consequently suffer burns, receive an electric shock 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 EN 60598.
 

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

 
Description:  Bronze-silver rechargeable and portable camping LED lamp with USB port, which can be operated directly from the mains, batteries or by the solar module. It also has a reflector function. The product is supplied with a charger cable.
Packaging description:  The product is packaged in a colourful cardboard box.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Hungary
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 21

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Alert number: A12/00757/20       
Category:  Lighting equipment
 
Product:  Portable LED lamp
 
Brand: Xin Yonghong
 
Name: MULTIFUNCTION STAGE FLAME LAMP
 
Type / number of model:  62416, A688
 
Barcode:  8 588588 624167
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Burns, Electric shock, Fire
 
The cables inside the mains power cord are too thin and could overheat during use. The plastic part of the luminaire’s integrated plug is made of combustible material. The mains plug and output connector’s pins’ insulation and size are inappropriate and the USB port’s insulation is inadequate, leaving live parts accessible. Live parts could also become accessible without the use of any tools. User may consequently suffer burns, receive an electric shock 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 EN 60598 and EN 60335.
 

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

 
Description:  Gold-coloured rechargeable and portable camping LED lamp with USB port, which can be operated directly from the mains, batteries or by the solar module. The product emits colored rotating light and has a flame-imitating function too. It is supplied with a charger.
Packaging description:  The product is packaged in a colourful cardboard box.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Hungary
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 21

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Alert number: A12/00739/20       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger van
 
Brand: Mercedes-Benz
 
Name: Vito
 
Type / number of model:  639/2, 639/4, 639/5, e1*2007/46*0457*19, *22-23; e1*2007/46*0458*14, *18; e1*2007/46*0459*10, *12
 
Company recall code:  VS2NIETSIT
 
Production dates:  From 15 March 2019 to 10 January 2020
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
Defective production of the passenger seat may lead to reduced seat strength. /
 

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 - 21

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Alert number: A12/00744/20       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: Peugeot
 
Name: 3008, 508
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Company recall code:  JWX
 
Production dates:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between October 2019 and January 2020.
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The rear axle connection may be defective.

This may affect the driving stability, increasing the risk 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 - 21
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Estonia, Finland, Greece, Poland, Slovenia

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Alert number: A12/00745/20       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: Citroen
 
Name: DS7
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Company recall code:  HDD
 
Production dates:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between November 2019 and January 2020.
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The rear axle connection may be defective.

This may affect the driving stability, increasing the risk 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 - 21
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Denmark, Greece, Poland

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Alert number: A12/00746/20       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Pickup truck
 
Brand: Mercedes-Benz
 
Name: X-Class
 
Type / number of model:  Type-approval number: e9*2007/46*6531*, Type: 4701
 
Company recall code:  VS4CANOPY
 
Production dates:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between August 2017 and 14 February 2020.
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
Due to a defective operating manual, the roof load may be exceeded if a canopy is retrofitted on the loading platform.

Consequently, the canopy may break and the roof load may become detached and fall, endangering the following traffic. /
 

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

 
Description:  Pickup truck vehicle equipped with retrofitted canopy on the loading platform.
Country of origin:  Germany
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 21
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Bulgaria, Denmark, Estonia, Greece, Ireland, Poland, Romania, Slovenia

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Alert number: A12/00747/20       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: Mercedes-Benz
 
Name: GLE, GLS
 
Type / number of model:  Model series: BR 167, Type-approval number: e1*2007/46*1885*05 - *07, Type: H1GLE
 
Company recall code:  6490004
 
Production dates:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between 21 September and 28 October 2019.
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The welds on the rear cross-beam may not be sufficiently strong and could break.
As a result, the cross-beam may become detached from the vehicle during a towing operation, 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 - 21
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Estonia

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Alert number: A12/00748/20       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: Smart
 
Name: Fortwo, Forfour
 
Type / number of model:  Model series: BR 453, Type-approval number: e1*2001/116*0413*40, Type: 451
 
Company recall code:  5490201
 
Production dates:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between 22 May 2019 and 28 May 2019.
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Fire, Injuries
 
The internal welds in the main cell diverters (connection between the individual cells and cell modules) of the high-voltage battery may not meet the specifications and could break, interrupting the electrical contact within the battery.

This would result in the immediate failure of the whole battery, increasing the risk of an accident.
Furthermore, electric arching may occur in the damaged battery, increasing the risk of fire.
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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 - 21

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Alert number: A12/00749/20       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger van / Light commercial vehicle
 
Brand: VW
 
Name: T6
 
Type / number of model:  Type-approval number: e1*2001/116*0220*, Type: 7HC
 
Company recall code:  57H5
 
Production dates:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between 1 July 2019 and 25 February 2020.
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
Due to inadequate sealing, water may penetrate into the Bowden cables in the driver’s or front passenger's door and impair the movement of the cable’s inner wire at temperatures below the freezing point.
As a result, the doors may open inadvertently, increasing the risk of an accident.
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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 - 21
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Croatia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Hungary, Iceland, Slovakia

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Alert number: A12/00751/20       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: Peugeot
 
Name: 208
 
Type / number of model:  Type-approval numbers: e2*2007/46*0639*06, e2*2007/46*0639*07, Type: U
 
Company recall code:  Unknown
 
Production dates:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between 3 and 30 December 2019.
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The steering column may not be manufactured according to the specifications.
This may result in steering failure and 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: 
Country of origin:  Morocco
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 21

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Alert number: A12/00752/20       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: Opel
 
Name: Grandland X hybrid 4
 
Type / number of model:  e2*2007/46*0597*15
 
Company recall code:  20-C-084
 
Production dates:  The affected vehicles were manufactured in 2020.
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The bar element of the trailer coupling device (tow bar) may not be adequately affixed.
As a result, it may become detached during a towing operation, increasing the risk of an accident.
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Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)

 
Description: 
Country of origin:  France
Alert submitted by:  France
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 21
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Germany, Poland

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Alert number: A12/00762/20       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: Peugeot
 
Name: 208
 
Type / number of model:  Type-approval number: e2*2007/46*0639*03 to *07, Type: U
 
Company recall code:  JYB, JYC
 
Production dates:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between 29 July and 2 December 2019.
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The front wheelhouse trims may be insufficiently fastened.
As a result, they may become detached in motion, 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 - 21
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Estonia, Finland, Finland, Greece, Ireland, Poland, Slovenia

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Alert number: A12/00763/20       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Motorhome
 
Brand: Westfalia
 
Name: Nugget
 
Type / number of model:  Type-approval numbers: e13*2007/46*1453*, e1*2007/46*2059*01, Types: 81, 8H
 
Company recall code:  W20S01
 
Production dates:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between February 2018 and March 2020.
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Fire
 
During the interior finishing works, the fuel tank may be damaged, allowing fuel to leak out of its upper part.
Fuel leakage close to a source of ignition increases the risk of the vehicle catching 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 - 21

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Alert number: A12/00765/20       
Category:  Protective equipment
 
Product:  Particle filter mask
 
Brand: JY.M9
 
Name: Protective disposable mask
 
Type / number of model:  FFP2, KN95
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Health risk / other
 
The particle/filter retention of the material is insufficient (measured value ≤ 59 %). 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): Warning consumers of the risks

 
Description:  Respiratory protective filtration half-face mask of category FFP2 according to EN 149.
Packaging description:  The product is sold in a cardboard box containing 50 pieces.
Country of origin:  Unknown
Alert submitted by:  Poland
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 21

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Alert number: A12/00766/20       
Category:  Protective equipment
 
Product:  Particle filter mask
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Protective face mask
 
Type / number of model:  KN 95
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Health risk / other
 
The particle/filter retention of the material is insufficient (measured value ≤ 90 %). 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): Warning consumers of the risks

 
Description:  Respiratory protective filtration half-face mask of category FFP2 according to EN 149.
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  Unknown
Alert submitted by:  Poland
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 21

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Alert number: A12/00767/20       
Category:  Protective equipment
 
Product:  Particle filter mask
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Protective face mask
 
Type / number of model:  FFP2, KN 95
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  200428
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Health risk / other
 
The particle/filter retention of the material is insufficient (measured value ≤ 53 %). 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): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures

 
Description:  Respiratory protective filtration half-face mask of category FFP2 according to EN 149.
Packaging description:  The product is sold in a cardboard box containing 20 pieces.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Poland
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 21

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Alert number: A12/00768/20       
Category:  Protective equipment
 
Product:  Particle filter mask
 
Brand: MARS
 
Name: N95 Mask
 
Type / number of model:  Mars-B- 2001, N95
 
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 ≤ 53 %). 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: Manufacturer): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures

 
Description:  Respiratory protective filtration half-face mask of category FFP2 according to EN 149.
Packaging description:  The product is sold in a cardboard box containing 10 pieces.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Poland
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 21
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Belgium

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Alert number: A12/00775/20       
Category:  Protective equipment
 
Product:  Particle filter mask
 
Brand: Mei Shu Hu
 
Name: Self-priming Filtering Protective Face Mask
 
Type / number of model:  KN95, PM 2.5, Steroscopic Protective Mask
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Health risk / other
 
The particle/filter retention of the material is insufficient (measured value ≤ 93 %) and the mask does not properly adapt to the face. 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: Importer): Recall of the product from end users

 
Description:  Respiratory protective mask of category KN95.
Packaging description:  The product is sold in an envelope with paper front and transparent plastic back, containing 10 units.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Belgium
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 21

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Alert number: A12/00776/20       
Category:  Protective equipment
 
Product:  Particle filter mask
 
Brand: Protekcia
 
Name: Cubrebocas anatomico
 
Type / number of model:  CVE: CUP02 , Hindernis.mx, Registry number: 1673C2017 SSA
 
Barcode:  CUP02
 
Batch number:  Expiry date: 1 February 2025 , H101CA0920
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Health risk / other
 
The particle/filter retention of the material is insufficient (measured value ≤ 64 %) and the mask does not properly adapt to the face. 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): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures

 
Description:  Anatomic disposable single use mouth protective mask.
Packaging description:  The product is sold in a transparent plastic bag containing 100 units and a paper label in dark and light blue printing.
Country of origin:  Mexico
Alert submitted by:  Belgium
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 21

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Alert number: A12/00743/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Paddleball ball set
 
Brand: TU! Giochi
 
Name: Set 3 Palle per Racchettoni
 
Type / number of model:  Art. 751913
 
Barcode:  8 015361 836771
 
Batch number:  Lotto: 68/E
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The plastic material of the ball in the set contains an excessive amount of bis(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP)(measured value up to: 25 % 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: Importer): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures

 
Description:  Set consisting of 3 rubber balls for Paddle-ball in assorted colours.
Packaging description:  The set is sold in a plastic netting with a cardboard label bearing the name of the importer and the code.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Italy
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 21

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Alert number: A12/00764/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Toy gun
 
Brand: Gel Soft
 
Name: UZI
 
Type / number of model:  USB Chargeable Graffiti Kids Full Auto Soft Water Crystal Ball Toy Gun
 
Barcode:  5060542681599
 
Batch number:  KH048205/6801
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Choking, Injuries
 
The gel beads can be put into the mouth and swallowed by children.
As the beads expand by more than 50%, it can cause fatal occlusion of the respiratory track or intestinal blockage.

/ 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: Removal of this product listing by the online marketplace (By: Other)

 
Description:  USB toy gun with gel beads for ammunition, that expand when immersed in water .
Packaging description:  Packaged in a black cardboard box. The product was sold online, in particular via eBay.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  United Kingdom
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 21
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Ireland

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Alert number: A12/00738/20       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  USB power supply/ adapter
 
Brand: Apple (counterfeit)
 
Name: Apple MD836ZM/A 12W USB power adapter
 
Type / number of model:  Model A1401
 
Barcode:  0885909651603
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitYES
 
Risk type:  Electric shock, Fire
 
The electrical insulation and the creepage/clearance distances are inadequate. The user may receive an electric shock from live parts. Moreover, the material is not sufficiently resistant to heat and fire and does not extinguish. This can lead to a fire. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 60950-1.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Recall of the product from end users

 
Description:  White USB power supply / adapter.
Packaging description:  The product is packed in a zip plastic bag and was sold online.
Country of origin:  Unknown
Alert submitted by:  Denmark
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 21

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Alert number: A12/00740/20       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  USB charger / adapter
 
Brand: Apple (counterfeit)
 
Name: Original Apple 5W USB Adapter MD813ZM - BULK
 
Type / number of model:  Model A1400. MD813ZM - BULK
 
Barcode:  21522
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitYES
 
Risk type:  Electric shock, Fire
 
The electrical insulation and the creepage/clearance distances are inadequate. The user may receive an electric shock from live parts. Moreover, the material is not sufficiently resistant to heat and fire and does not extinguish. This can lead to a fire. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 60950-1.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Recall of the product from end users

 
Description:  White USB charger / adapter.
Packaging description:  The product is packed in a zip plastic bag and was sold online.
Country of origin:  Unknown
Alert submitted by:  Denmark
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 21

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Alert number: A12/00753/20       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  USB charger
 
Brand: hoco.
 
Name: Dual USB charger
 
Type / number of model:  2.4A 2 USB output, C12 - Dual USB Charger White
 
Barcode:  6957531047759
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Electric shock, Fire
 
The electrical insulation and the creepage/clearance distances are inadequate. The user may receive an electric shock from live parts. Moreover, the material is not sufficiently resistant to heat and fire and does not extinguish. This can lead to a fire. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 60950-1.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Recall of the product from end users

Company recall page:  https://www.capida.dk/kontaktos/

 
Description:  USB charger with two USB ports, both of 2.4A (equivalent to 5.0V).
Packaging description:  The product is sold in a cardboard box with an image of the product. It is also sold online.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Denmark
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 21

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Alert number: A12/00754/20       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  USB travel charger
 
Brand: BOROFONE
 
Name: USB travel charger. Single port charger.
 
Type / number of model:  BA20A
 
Barcode:  6931474700681
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Electric shock, Fire
 
The electrical insulation and the creepage/clearance distances are inadequate. The user may receive an electric shock from live parts. Moreover, the material is not sufficiently resistant to heat and fire and does not extinguish. This can lead to a fire. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 60950-1.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Recall of the product from end users

Company recall page:  https://www.capida.dk/kontaktos/

 
Description:  Travel charger with single port USB.
Packaging description:  The product is sold in a plastic blister with a cardboard back; product information is on the rear of the cardboard piece. The product is also sold online.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Denmark
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 21

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Alert number: A12/00761/20       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  Mains extension lead
 
Brand: BELLIGHT
 
Name: EXTENSION CORD
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Barcode:  5901854565538
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Burns, Electric shock, Fire
 
The conductors’ and plug’s wires are not resistant enough to bending. The user could receive an electric shock or suffer burns. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant international standard IEC 60884-1.
 

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

 
Description:  Earthed white extension cord with 3 socket outlets and a switch. The cord and plug are 1,5m long.
Packaging description:  The product is sold in a plastic packaging.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Lithuania
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 21
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Alert number: A11/00049/20       
Category:  Chemical products
 
Product:  Glue
 
Brand: F.lli Zucchini
 
Name: GP36 - Colla da Montaggio a Presa Rapida
 
Type / number of model:  6752497-1218, Code 1004807
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The product/glue contains an excessive amount of toluene (measured value: 0.49 % by weight).
Toluene is neurotoxic, if inhaled or in contact with the skin, and might also affect the unborn child.
/ The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.
 

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

 
Description:  125 g of synthetic adhesive paste.
Packaging description:  The product is sold in a white and green metal tube with a white plastic screw cap.
Country of origin:  Italy
Alert submitted by:  Italy
Type of alert: Other
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 21

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Alert number: A11/00050/20       
Category:  Chemical products
 
Product:  Glue
 
Brand: CAM International
 
Name: Extrema Contact
 
Type / number of model:  EXT-PF-021
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
CounterfeitUNKNOWN
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The product/glue contains an excessive amount of toluene (measured value: 1.5 % by weight).

Toluene is neurotoxic, if inhaled or in contact with the skin, and might also affect the unborn child. / The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.
 

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

 
Description:  100ml of fast-drying synthetic glue.
Packaging description:  The product is sold in a tube and packaged in cardboard box.
Country of origin:  Italy
Alert submitted by:  Italy
Type of alert: Other
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 21
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Malta

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Alert number: A11/00051/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Expandable toy
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Insta-Snow Powder
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Barcode:  851724001213
 
Batch number:  #5225TEU
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Choking, Injuries
 
The snow powder expands by more than 50%. If a child puts the powder in the mouth and swallows it, it could cause occlusion of the respiratory track or intestinal blockage. / 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: Removal of this product listing by the online marketplace (By: Other)

 
Description:  Instant snow powder kit.
Packaging description:  Packed in a blister packaging with cardboard back. The product was sold online, in particular via Amazon.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  United Kingdom
Type of alert: Other
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 21
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Ireland
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Alert number: A12/00758/20       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Minibus
 
Brand: Mercedes-Benz Minibus
 
Name: Sprinter City 75
 
Type / number of model:  Model: GA-NF-XL-M3, Type-approval number: e13*2007/46*2040
 
Company recall code:  72.25X20084A
 
Production dates:  December 2018 to July 2019
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
Owing to a faulty door drive, the door’s closing function could fail. There is a risk that a passenger who leans against the door might unintentionally open it and fall out. / No information
 

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

 
Description:  Minibus
Country of origin:  Germany
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 21

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Alert number: A12/00759/20       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Agricultural tractor
 
Brand: Liebherr
 
Name: T32-7 - T60-9
 
Type / number of model:  Type-approval number: e1*167/2013*00062, Model: T
 
Company recall code:  LWT-090-01-30/20
 
Production dates:  3 April 2018 to 23 April 2020
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
A faulty adjustment of the steering column height may lead to a failure of the steering function. Such a failure would directly result in an increased risk of accident. /
 

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

 
Description:  Agricultural tractor
Country of origin:  Austria
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 21
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Denmark

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Alert number: A12/00760/20       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Agricultural tractor
 
Brand: Claas
 
Name: Scorpion
 
Type / number of model:  Model: LT1, Type-approval number: e1*167/2013*00080
 
Company recall code:  SI14619
 
Production dates:  The vehicles concerned were manufactured between 13 July 2017 and 27 March 2020.
CounterfeitNO
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
A faulty adjustment of the steering column height may lead to a failure of the steering function. Such a failure would directly result in an increased risk of accident. /
 

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

 
Description:  Agricultural tractor
Country of origin:  Austria
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 21
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Poland, Slovenia