Rapid Alert System - Weekly Report

Report 23 (Published on: 09/06/2017)

 
Weekly report on consumer products
Serious risk

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Alert number: A12/0734/17       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Play-mat with toys
 
Brand: BEIYING TOYS
 
Name: Baby Game Kingdom
 
Type / number of model: Ref 615
 
Batch number / Barcode: 7591111402276
 
Risk type: Choking
 
The nose and eyes of the soft toys can become detached, generating small parts that a child could choke on.

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: Importer): Import rejected at border

 
Description: Play-mat for babies, with different soft toys. Packaging: transparent plastic bag.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Spain
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 23

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Alert number: A12/0735/17       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Toy weapon set
 
Brand: Perez Rincón
 
Name: Detective
 
Type / number of model: 2835 , 2837
 
Batch number / Barcode: 8435331328356 , 8435331328370
 
Risk type: Choking
 
The suction cups detach easily from the projectiles. If a child puts the projectile in the mouth, the suction cup may become detached 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: Importer): Import rejected at border

 
Description: Toy weapon set with projectiles with suction cups. Blister packaging.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Spain
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 23

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Alert number: A12/0736/17       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Toy gun set
 
Brand: Perez Rincón
 
Name: 1.) Shoot Game; 2.) Shoot gun
 
Type / number of model: 1.) Ref 2836 , 2.) Ref 2846
 
Batch number / Barcode: 1.) 8435331328363, 2.) 8435331328462
 
Risk type: Choking
 
The suction cup of the projectiles can easily detach. If a child puts the projectile in the mouth, the suction cup can detach leaving the airways obstructed by it.

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: Importer): Import rejected at border

 
Description: 1.) Toy gun set with projectiles with suction cups and guns; 2.) Toy gun set with projectiles with suction cups and a bow. Packaging: A blister pack with cardboard back.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Spain
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 23

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Alert number: A12/0739/17       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Plastic toy car
 
Brand: JUGUETES A. LASANTA 2000
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model: ref. nº 1601A096, fty nº 0783-61, lote 25022016
 
Batch number / Barcode: 8816010100966
 
Risk type: Choking
 
The camper van’s wheels come off easily, generating small parts that a child may put in the mouth, causing choking.

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: Importer): Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description: A toy "pull-back" camper van with a bicycle on the roof rack. The product is presented in a 12-unit display box.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Spain
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 23

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Alert number: A12/0740/17       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Plastic dolls
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Fashion girl
 
Type / number of model: No. 825; STG849997
 
Batch number / Barcode: 6991208499977
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The plastic material of the dolls' head contains di (2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value 12.6% by weight). This phthalate may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to the reproductive system. It contains also di-isononyl phthalate (DINP) (measured value: 18.4 % by weight).

According to the REACH Regulation the phthalates DEHP, DBP and BBP are prohibited in all toys and childcare articles while the phthalates DINP, DNOP and DIDP are prohibited in toys and childcare articles that can be placed in the mouth by children.
 

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

 
Description: Two plastic dolls with blond hair, dressed in colourful dresses. Packed in a cardboard box with a transparent window at the front.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Slovakia
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 23

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Alert number: A12/0741/17       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Children's jigsaw
 
Brand: JAISA
 
Name: Animal Puzzle: Rooster and Ladybug
 
Type / number of model: ATZ0163 and ATZ0165.
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type: Choking
 
The pegs on the jigsaw pieces can easily detach, generating small parts. A small 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 ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Import rejected at border

 
Description: Children’s wooden jigsaws with small pegs to allow children to remove the pieces of the puzzle (ladybird and cockerel) and then put them back in place. Packaging: cardboard box.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Spain
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 23

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Alert number: A12/0742/17       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Plastic doll and kitchen play set
 
Brand: QING XING
 
Name: SUPER KITCHEN
 
Type / number of model: No.0901
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The plastic material of the doll's head contains di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value up to 31.8% by weight). This phthalate may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to the reproductive system.

According to the REACH Regulation, the phtahalates DEHP, DBP and BBP are prohibited in all toys and childcare articles.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Retailer): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures, Warning consumers of the risks

 
Description: A plastic doll with blond hair dressed in a pink top, a silver skirt and red shoes, supplied with various kitchen accessories. Packed in a cardboard blister pack.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Slovakia
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 23

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Alert number: A12/0743/17       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Plastic dolls
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: The Girl's House
 
Type / number of model: No. N86; Item No: 4911130
 
Batch number / Barcode: 8713149111309
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The plastic material of the dolls' head contains di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value 22.6% by weight). This phthalate may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to the reproductive system.

According to the REACH Regulation the phthalates DEHP, DBP and BBP are prohibited in all toys and childcare articles.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Retailer): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures, Warning consumers of the risks

 
Description: Two plastic dolls with pink hair dressed in shiny colourful dresses and red shoes. Packed in a cardboard box with a transparent window at the front.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Slovakia
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 23

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Alert number: A12/0746/17       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Toy car with battery charger
 
Brand: MEIQI
 
Name: SPEED SPORT CAR
 
Type / number of model: 3414-3
 
Batch number / Barcode: 5998230763800
 
Risk type: Electric shock
 
The electrical insulation of the battery charger is not sufficient. Live parts can be touched when connecting the charger to mains since the dimensions of the plug are not suitable.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 60335.
 

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

 
Description: Blue, remote controlled toy car with green flashing wheels. Supplied with 3 AA batteries and a battery charger which plugs into a mains socket outlet (model number XL-368250). Packaging: cardboard box with transparent window.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Hungary
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 23

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Alert number: A12/0749/17       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Plastic doll
 
Brand: Guangda / Mega Creative
 
Name: Mermaid
 
Type / number of model: Index 364250 (on attached label)
 
Batch number / Barcode: 5902012781159
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The plastic material of the doll's head contains di (2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value 27.9% by weight). This phthalate may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to the reproductive system.

According to the REACH Regulation, the phthalates DEHP, DBP and BBP are prohibited in all toys and childcare articles.
 

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

 
Description: Plastic doll packed in cardboard box with plastic window.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Poland
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 23

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Alert number: A12/0751/17       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Plastic doll
 
Brand: Bilbo
 
Name: Cute Baby
 
Type / number of model: NO.345; P53687
 
Batch number / Barcode: 8586017053687
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The plastic material of the doll's head contains di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value up to 11.4% by weight). This phthalate may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to the reproductive system.

According to the REACH Regulation, the phtahalates DEHP, DBP and BBP are prohibited in all toys and childcare articles.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer, Retailer): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures, Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description: A plastic doll with pink and blond hair dressed in pink dress and red shoes. Packed in a cardboard box with a transparent window at the front.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Slovakia
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 23

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Alert number: A12/0752/17       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Soft toy with lights
 
Brand: Pillow Pets
 
Name: Grow Pets Pillow
 
Type / number of model: 19689
 
Batch number / Barcode: 849207 00992
 
Risk type: Choking, Strangulation
 
The zip puller and battery compartment spring can detach easily, generating small parts. A small child may put them in the mouth and choke. The battery compartment is easily accessible and the compartment wire is too long, posing a risk of strangulation to children.

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: Recall of the product from end users (By: Retailer)

 
Description: Stuffed, unicorn-shaped, soft toy made of multi-coloured fabric, containing LED battery lights. Packaged in a printed cardboard box.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: United Kingdom
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 23

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Alert number: A12/0753/17       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Musical toy
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Electronic Organ
 
Type / number of model: 833A-17 / 1-1234-833A-17
 
Batch number / Barcode: 3342160803099
 
Risk type: Choking
 
The toy can easily break, generating small parts which could be put into the mouth by small children causing choking.

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: Importer): Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description: Plastic musical toy in the shape of a rabbit with keys. It is operated with three AA batteries and packed in a cardboard box.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Cyprus
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 23

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Alert number: A12/0754/17       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Plastic gun
 
Brand: Peilida
 
Name: Shoot Gun
 
Type / number of model: 933-H9A
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type: Damage to sight
 
The laser beam is too powerful. Direct viewing of the laser beam could cause damage to sight.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standards EN 62115.
 

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

 
Description: Plastic toy gun, emitting light and sounds, with a plastic target. The toy is packed into a cardboard box.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Cyprus
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 23

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Alert number: A12/0758/17       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Plastic doll
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Sparkle girl
 
Type / number of model: No.6669; N:000180
 
Batch number / Barcode: 8584156000180
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The plastic material of the doll's head contains di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value up to 32.1% by weight). This phthalate may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to the reproductive system.

According to the REACH Regulation, the phtahalates DEHP, DBP and BBP are prohibited in all toys and childcare articles.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Distributor, Retailer): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures, Recall of the product from end users, Warning consumers of the risks, Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description: A plastic doll with blond hair dressed in a silver and blue dress. Packed in a pink cardboard box with a transparent window at the front.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Slovakia
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 23

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Alert number: A12/0760/17       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Toy tent with plastic balls
 
Brand: YUANDONG
 
Name: Play Tent
 
Type / number of model: 995-7002A / 1510Z252
 
Batch number / Barcode: 9915102602520
 
Risk type: Burns
 
The product poses a risk of burns due to the high flammability of the material of the tent. If a child is inside the tent while it catches fire, the child may suffer burns.

The product does not comply with the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 71-2.
 

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

 
Description: Toy tent in the shape of a house with 100 balls included. Dimensions: 75 x 70 x 95. The tent is packed in a cardboard box.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Cyprus
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 23

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Alert number: A12/0762/17       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Toy car
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: CARTOON SUPER TRUCK
 
Type / number of model: model 9696A-1
 
Batch number / Barcode: 8435426902591
 
Risk type: Choking
 
The product breaks easily, generating small parts that a child could put in the mouth, causing choking.

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: Importer): Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description: Battery-operated, blue toy car with missiles at the back and three coloured wheels on each axle. Packed in a cardboard box with a picture of the toy and various pieces of information.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Spain
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 23

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Alert number: A12/0766/17       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Wooden alphabet game
 
Brand: JUGUETES A. LASANTA 2000
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model: ref. No 1501K596 A-102
 
Batch number / Barcode: 8815011105963
 
Risk type: Choking
 
The pegs on the wooden letters detach easily, generating small parts that a child could put in the mouth, causing choking.

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: Importer): Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description: Wooden panel with removable letters. The product is sold in a sealed transparent plastic pack.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Spain
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 23

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Alert number: A12/0768/17       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Remote-controlled toy car
 
Brand: Hua Dong
 
Name: RC Monster Truck - Cross-Vehicle MAD
 
Type / number of model: 6568-322 AN
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The tyres of the car contain polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) in concentrations up to 90 mg/kg. These PAHs are carcinogenic. The child can be exposed if the tyres come into direct, prolonged or repetitive contact with the skin or the mouth.

According to the REACH Regulation these PAHs are prohibited in toys, including activity toys, and childcare articles.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Import rejected at border

 
Description: Brightly coloured, plastic, remote-controlled toy car, supplied with a charger in a cardboard box with a cellophane window.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Germany
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 23

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Alert number: A12/0770/17       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Fancy-dress beard
 
Brand: LIFE ROAD
 
Name: Mustache
 
Type / number of model: LR 885085
 
Batch number / Barcode: 6789111550850
 
Risk type: Burns, Suffocation
 
The material of the beard is highly flammable. If a child wears the beard and it catches fire, the child may suffer burns mostly on the face. Furthermore, the plastic packaging is too thin: If a child plays with the packaging, the plastic can cover the mouth and nose, causing the child to suffocate.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standards EN 71-1 and EN 71-2.
 

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

 
Description: Grey fancy-dress beard. The product is attached to cardboard with a picture of a cowboy hat and packed in a plastic bag.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Spain
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 23

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Alert number: A12/0771/17       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Plastic toy
 
Brand: Happy Day
 
Name: Zabawka [Toy]
 
Type / number of model: NGHG410519
 
Batch number / Barcode: 6991204105193
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The plastic material of the pony contains di (2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value 22.8% by weight). This phthalate may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to the reproductive system.

According to the REACH Regulation, the phthalates DEHP, DBP and BBP are prohibited in all toys and childcare articles.
 

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

 
Description: Plastic pony packed in plastic bag.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Poland
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 23
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Estonia, Latvia, Slovakia

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Alert number: A12/0772/17       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Toy pushchair
 
Brand: ONE SIX EIGHT / OUSDY
 
Name: Baby Stroller
 
Type / number of model: model TL7817-1
 
Batch number / Barcode: 5661810012932
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
The safety lock of the pushchair is not sufficiently strong and can release if the pushchair is loaded, causing it to collapse. This may cause injuries to children due to entrapment of fingers between moving parts or because a child sitting in the pushchair may fall to the ground.

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: Importer): Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description: Pink pushchair for dolls decorated with pictures and letters wrapped in transparent plastic.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Spain
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 23

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Alert number: A12/0773/17       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Fancy-dress beard
 
Brand: BRILLANTES FIESTA
 
Name: Peluca para fiestas y party - Barba grande de Rey ('Fancy-dress King's long beard')
 
Type / number of model: ref. 62014-P35
 
Batch number / Barcode: 8428882620147
 
Risk type: Burns
 
The material of the beard is highly flammable: if a child wears the beard and it catches fire, the child may suffer burns mostly on the face.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 71-2.
 

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

 
Description: Long brown fancy-dress beard packed in a transparent bag attached to a piece of black and white cardboard.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Spain
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 23

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Alert number: A12/0780/17       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Plastic doll
 
Brand: Diversity Fashion
 
Name: Wonderful world
 
Type / number of model: No. 391
 
Batch number / Barcode: 9909050554116
THE PRODUCT MAY BE COUNTERFEIT
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The plastic material of the doll's head contains di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value 25.3% by weight). This phthalate may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to the reproductive system.

According to the REACH Regulation the phthalates DEHP, DBP and BBP are prohibited in all toys and childcare articles.
 

Measures taken by economic operators: Destruction of the product (By: Retailer)

 
Description: Plastic doll with blond hair in a blue dress. The product is supplied in a cardboard box with a transparent window
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Latvia
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 23
Other risk levels

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Alert number: A11/0085/17       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Toy mobile phone
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Mickey Mouse - ClubHouse
 
Type / number of model: CB535265
 
Batch number / Barcode: 5291410103626
THE PRODUCT IS COUNTERFEIT
 
Risk type: Choking
 
The cover of the battery compartment can easily be opened without any tools, giving access to the batteries. A small child could put a battery in the mouth and choke.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 62115.
 

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

 
Description: Children's toy mobile phone packed in a plastic blister on card. The toy is operated with two AA batteries.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Cyprus
Risk level: Other
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 23