Rapid Alert System - Weekly Report

Report 24 (Published on: 16/06/2017)

 
Weekly report on consumer products
Serious risk

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Alert number: A12/0795/17       
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product: Ladies' sandals
 
Brand: BOSTON
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model: ref. SC2102
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The amount of chromium (VI) in the leather is too high (measured value 5.4 mg/kg). Chromium (VI) is sensitising and may trigger allergic reactions.

The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.
 

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

 
Description: Ladies' sandals made of leather with brown straps, sold in a cardboard box.
Country of origin: India
Alert submitted by: Spain
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 24

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Alert number: A12/0808/17       
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product: Leather riding gloves
 
Brand: Uvex
 
Name: Twinflex
 
Type / number of model: Style: S453002/ black, size 8
 
Batch number / Barcode: EAN-Codes 4043197266879 and 51933517
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The amount of chromium (VI) in the leather is too high (measured value up to 59 mg/kg). Chromium (VI) is sensitising and may trigger allergic reactions.

The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.
 

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

 
Description: Black and partially perforated leather riding gloves; unlined, with velcro fastening, press stud with horse motif, woven-in inscription 'SCHWENKEL'; elasticated strip, sewn-in labels; unpackaged.
Country of origin: Indonesia
Alert submitted by: Germany
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 24
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Denmark

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Alert number: A12/0793/17       
Category: Communication and media equipment
 
Product: Radio
 
Brand: Goldfull
 
Name: FM Radio with USB/SD Card Slot
 
Type / number of model: GF-6118TD
 
Batch number / Barcode: 3370200761887
 
Risk type: Electric shock
 
The electrical insulation is inadequate which could lead to the mains voltage appearing on accessible parts.

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: Retailer): Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description: Portable FM radio with a mains cable and a 6 V DC socket to charge the built-in battery.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Germany
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 24

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Alert number: A12/0806/17       
Category: Cosmetics
 
Product: Lipstick set
 
Brand: Max & More
 
Name: Lipstick Lipliner - Red Lips
 
Type / number of model: Article Nr. 2546776; Red, Vibrant Red, Classic Red, Dark Red
 
Batch number / Barcode: 8733131209890; Batch: 08/2016
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The product contains lead (measured value up to 604 mg/kg). Exposure to lead is harmful for human health.

The product does not comply with the Cosmetic Products Regulation.
 

Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Importer, Retailer)

 
Description: Lipstick and lipliner set. Printed lipstick case, colourless lid for lip liner, sold in a blister pack with printed cardboard backing
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Germany
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 24

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Alert number: A12/0792/17       
Category: Decorative articles
 
Product: Decorative candles
 
Brand: RS
 
Name: Velas De Cumpleanos ('Birthday candles')
 
Type / number of model: ref. 404062
 
Batch number / Barcode: 8800884040626
 
Risk type: Choking
 
The candles, due to their characteristic form, colour and size may be mistaken for foodstuff. Small parts can be easily detached from the product and this may lead children to put them in the mouth, swallow or ingest them.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Directive 87/357/EEC on products which, appearing to be other than they are, endanger the health or safety of consumers.
 

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

 
Description: A set of 5 candles (birthday) in the shape of water melon pieces. Transparent plastic blister packaging with label.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Spain
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 24

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Alert number: A12/0794/17       
Category: Decorative articles
 
Product: Decorative candles
 
Brand: RS
 
Name: Velas de Cumpleanos ('Birthday candles')
 
Type / number of model: ref. 404037
 
Batch number / Barcode: 8800884040374
 
Risk type: Choking
 
The candles, due to their characteristic form, colour and size may be mistaken for foodstuff. Small parts can be easily detached from the product and this may lead children to put them in the mouth, swallow or ingest them.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Directive 87/357/EEC on products which, appearing to be other than they are, endanger the health or safety of consumers.
 

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

 
Description: Pack of five decorative candles (birthday) in the shape of hearts or lollipops, each mounted on the end of a white stick. The candles are glazed and have different colours. The candles come in a transparent plastic blister pack with a card back.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Spain
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 24

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Alert number: A12/0782/17       
Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product: LED power supply
 
Brand: V-TAC
 
Name: LED Power Supply
 
Type / number of model: VT-23078
 
Batch number / Barcode: 3800157601078
 
Risk type: Electric shock
 
The creepage and clearance distances between the primary and secondary circuits of the charger are too small. This can lead to the user receiving an electric shock from accessible live parts.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 61347.
 

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

 
Description: LED power supply, sold in a blue cardboard package. Electrical specifications: 100-240V, 50/60Hz, 12V/6,5A, class II, IP20
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Finland
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 24

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Alert number: A12/0785/17       
Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product: Soldering iron
 
Brand: SANDA
 
Name: SOLDADOR / Soldering Iron
 
Type / number of model: 02804
 
Batch number / Barcode: 8414164028046
 
Risk type: Electric shock
 
The electrical insulation is not adequate. The cable does not have an anchoring system and could detach leaving live parts accessible.

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: Importer): Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description: Soldering iron
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Spain
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 24

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Alert number: A12/0790/17       
Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product: Glue gun
 
Brand: SUPERTITE
 
Name: Pistola Para Cola Termofusible
 
Type / number of model: 2442
 
Batch number / Barcode: 8414646244292
 
Risk type: Electric shock
 
The cable is too thin and could consequently overheat and deteriorate, leaving the live conductors of the cable accessible.

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: Importer): Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description: Hot silicone glue gun in a transparent blister pack.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Spain
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 24

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Alert number: A12/0797/17       
Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product: Electric keyboard
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Multiple keyboard
 
Type / number of model: Keyboard: HS-5418, Power supply: HF-600-A
 
Batch number / Barcode: 6410412548306
 
Risk type: Electric shock
 
The creepage and clearance distances between the primary and secondary circuits of the charger are too small. This can lead to the user receiving an electric shock from accessible live parts.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 61558.

 

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

 
Description: Keyboard supplied with a power supply. Electrical specifications adapter: Input: AC110-240V, 50/60Hz, class II, IPX0; Output : DC 9V, 500mA
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Finland
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 24

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Alert number: A12/0787/17       
Category: Lighting equipment
 
Product: Portable light
 
Brand: dayrON
 
Name: SERIE GALAXY / Portable Lamp
 
Type / number of model: 85022
 
Batch number / Barcode: 8429160850225
 
Risk type: Electric shock
 
The distances between the primary and secondary circuits of the charger are too small which could lead to accessible parts becoming live. The housing of the charger is not strong enough and could break, leading to live parts becoming accessible.

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: Importer): Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description: Portable LED lamp with charger. Blister packaging.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Spain
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 24

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Alert number: A12/0810/17       
Category: Lighting equipment
 
Product: LED floodlight
 
Brand: SEVEN ON
 
Name: LED Outdoor - proyector led 10W
 
Type / number of model: ref. 09240/00
 
Batch number / Barcode: Lot PCH003162 / 8429160092403
 
Risk type: Electric shock
 
The cable is not properly insulated, it does not have an appropriate anti-traction anchorage system and its thickness is not appropriate. As a result live parts may become accessible, posing a risk of electrical shock for the user.

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: Importer): Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description: Outdoor LED floodlight, sold in a cardboard box. Only batch no. PCH003162 is affected.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Spain
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 24

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Alert number: A12/0812/17       
Category: Lighting equipment
 
Product: Floor lamp
 
Brand: Søstrene Grene
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model: model JF015 (green and black)
 
Batch number / Barcode: The models affected have been sold from 04.05.2017 to 26.05.2017.
 
Risk type: Electric shock
 
The lamp can cause a short circuit when it is connected to the power supply. There is a risk of electric shock.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive.
 

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

Company recall page: 

 
Description: Floor lamp : H: 149 cm. Diameter of shade: 14.5 cm. Net weight: 3.45 kg. Lampshade/lamp base: Iron. Socket: Polyethylene. Wiring: PVC. Model#: JF015. 220-240V ~ 50-60Hz E27. Max 60W. Cable length: 1.5 m.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Denmark
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 24
Products were found and measures were taken also in: France

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Alert number: A12/0816/17       
Category: Lighting equipment
 
Product: Mini rechargable floodlight
 
Brand: CLULITE
 
Name: Portable LED Floodlight Torch or Signal Light
 
Type / number of model: FL19 (light); GM-060100 (adapter).
 
Batch number / Barcode: 5 036223 020636
 
Risk type: Electric shock
 
The mains adapter has insufficient clearance distances between the primary and secondary circuits. This could lead to mains voltages reaching parts accessible to the user.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 61558.
 

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

 
Description: Rechargeable LED mini floodlight with foldable carry handle, supplied with mains adapter, vehicle and USB charger. Packaged in a printed cardboard box.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: United Kingdom
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 24

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Alert number: A12/0799/17       
Category: Motor vehicles
 
Product: Passenger car
 
Brand: Jaguar
 
Name: F-Type
 
Type / number of model: 2018 Model Year; EC-Type Approval: E11*2001/116*0272
 
Batch number / Barcode: Vehicles built between 16/12/2016 and 24/04/2017.
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
In the event of a front directional indicator lamp failure, or failure of the headlamp module which affects operation of the front directional indicator lamps, the required warning is not provided to alert the driver.
 

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

 
Description: Passenger car
Country of origin: United Kingdom
Alert submitted by: United Kingdom
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 24
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Germany, Ireland, Poland, Sweden

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Alert number: A12/0815/17       
Category: Motor vehicles
 
Product: Passenger car
 
Brand: Renault
 
Name: Talisman
 
Type / number of model: e11*2007/46*2969 ext 00 to 03
 
Batch number / Barcode: Vehicles manufactured since the start of manufacturing until 21/04/2016.
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
The brake caliper/brake disk combination may be inadequate. As a consequence, the inadequate friction surface between the brake disk and the brake could affect the brake efficiency and balance with a possibility of pulling (right or left) during braking, or even a risk of decreasing braking efficiency of the vehicle without warning on the dashboard.
 

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

 
Description: Passenger car.
Country of origin: France
Alert submitted by: Portugal
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 24
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Croatia, Denmark, Finland, Germany, Poland, Slovakia, Slovenia, The Netherlands

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Alert number: A12/0783/17       
Category: Other
 
Product: Leather window cloth
 
Brand: A.T.U (Auto Teile Unger)
 
Name: Fensterledertuch Gross ('Large leather window cloth')
 
Type / number of model: A.T.U. No PDC008
 
Batch number / Barcode: 2237600080004
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The amount of chromium (VI) found in the leather is too high (measured value 4.4 mg/kg). Chromium (VI) is sensitising and may trigger allergic reactions.

The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.
 

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

 
Description: Yellow leather cloth for car windows, approx. 60 x 30 cm; Packaging: Printed cardboard tag.
Country of origin: The Netherlands
Alert submitted by: Germany
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 24
Products were found and measures were taken also in: The Netherlands

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Alert number: A12/0784/17       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Fancy-dress costume
 
Brand: PROFISA
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model: Ref. 91.115
 
Batch number / Barcode: 8426215911153
 
Risk type: Choking
 
The hooks of the costume come off easily, generating small parts and the fibrous stuffing material is easily accessible. A child may put the small parts or the stuffing material 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): Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description: Fancy-dress pumpkin suit and hat for children of 2 years. Packed in a plastic bag with cardboard label.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Spain
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 24

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Alert number: A12/0786/17       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Kitchen play set
 
Brand: BULLYCAN
 
Name: Cooking Set
 
Type / number of model: 3320, lot 1303-9000321
 
Batch number / Barcode: 8413419232184
 
Risk type: Choking
 
The handle on the lid of the frying pan becomes detached easily, generating small parts. A child could put these small parts 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): Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description: Set of kitchen utensils. The product is packaged in a sealed cardboard blister pack.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Spain
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 24

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Alert number: A12/0788/17       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Bow and arrow set
 
Brand: YANI
 
Name: PIRATES
 
Type / number of model: J500054
 
Batch number / Barcode: 8033065000342
 
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.

The product does not meet the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive or the relevant European standard EN 71-1.
 

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

 
Description: Black and gold-coloured antique-style plastic bow with white elastic and a kind of quiver containing arrows of different colours with suction cups. It comes in a transparent plastic packaging closed with a brown cardboard tag.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Spain
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 24

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Alert number: A12/0789/17       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Fancy-dress costume
 
Brand: SMART PARTY
 
Name: FARAÓN ('Pharaoh')
 
Type / number of model: PZ28580 (size 1-3 years)
 
Batch number / Barcode: 8578083024913
 
Risk type: Choking, Strangulation
 
The red rhinestone on the hat and parts of the foam material can easily detach, generating small parts. A small child may put them in the mouth and choke. Moreover, the elastic cord on the hat forms a loop which could cause strangulation.

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): Recall of the product from end users

 
Description: Children's fancy-dress pharaoh costume. Sample size 1-3 years. It comes in a transparent plastic bag with a label.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Spain
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 24

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Alert number: A12/0791/17       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Fancy-dress hat
 
Brand: JUGUETES PASTOR
 
Name: Party Fun Witch Hat
 
Type / number of model: Ref. 257-3389
 
Batch number / Barcode: 0202570033895
 
Risk type: Burns
 
The product poses a risk of burns due to the high flammability of the material of the hat. If a child wears the hat and the hat catches fire, the child may suffer burns.

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: Witch hat made of synthetic fabric with silver-coloured threads. A purple cardboard label is attached to the product.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Spain
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 24

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Alert number: A12/0796/17       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Plastic doll
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Lovely / Lalka [Doll]
 
Type / number of model: Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode: 5901289077989
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The plastic material of the doll's head contains di (2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value up to 27.6% 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 taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Importer)

 
Description: Plastic doll with violet hair and wings attached to the back. Plastic packaging with cardboard back.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Poland
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 24

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Alert number: A12/0798/17       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Plastic doll
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Modern Charm
 
Type / number of model: Item No. 00-34512 (on attached label)
 
Batch number / Barcode: EAN: 5906160234512
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The plastic material of the doll contains di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value: 27,4% 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 - 24

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Alert number: A12/0800/17       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Toy bow and arrow
 
Brand: Norbi-Toys
 
Name: Super Shoot Bow
 
Type / number of model: Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode: 5901289077798
 
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.

The product does not meet the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive or the relevant European standard EN 71-1.
 

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

 
Description: Set consists of plastic bow (length approx. 570 mm), four plastic arrows with suction cups and plastic imitation of quiver. Packed in cardboard box.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Poland
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 24

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Alert number: A12/0801/17       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Toy gun set
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Super POLICE Heroic World Force
 
Type / number of model: Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type: Choking
 
The suction cups can be easily detached from the projectiles. If a child puts the projectile 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: Distributor): Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description: The set includes: two grey and black plastic guns, four projectiles with suction cup, a black plastic target. Packaging: blister pack
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Hungary
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 24

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Alert number: A12/0802/17       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Shooting play set
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Super Shoots
 
Type / number of model: No.2016
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type: Chemical, Choking
 
The plastic suction cups contain di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value up to 7.7 % by weight) and dibutyl-phthalate (DBP) (measured value up to 19 % by weight).

These phthalates 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. The suction cups can also easily be detached from the projectiles. If a child puts the projectile 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: Distributor): Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description: The set includes: a plastic shotgun and a bow, projectiles with suction cups, a plastic knife, a target and two tenpins. Packaging: blister pack
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Hungary
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 24

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Alert number: A12/0804/17       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Plastic doll with accessories
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Gorgeous House
 
Type / number of model: NO.1311; QS9935865
 
Batch number / Barcode: 6991299358658
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The plastic material of the dolls and the pony contains di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value up to 27.3% 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 ordered by public authorities (to: Distributor): Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description: A plastic doll with blond hair dressed in pink dress and pink shoes, supplied with various accessories (handbag, little pony, roller skates, swing, little doll). Packed in a cardboard blister pack.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Slovakia
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 24

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Alert number: A12/0805/17       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Mermaid doll
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Wan Ju
 
Type / number of model: Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode: 5999880010993 (on the label)
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The plastic material of the doll´s head contains di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value 18.4% 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: A plastic mermaid doll with long orange hair, a orange tail and pink dress. Packed in a transparent plastic bag.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Slovakia
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 24

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Alert number: A12/0807/17       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Toy trumpet
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Musical Fun
 
Type / number of model: NO:2013.A; ST3185271
 
Batch number / Barcode: 6991231852718
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The red plastic material contains di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value 0.152% 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: Distributor): Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description: A gold-coloured plastic trumpet with red plastic handle, packed in a transparent plastic bag.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Slovakia
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 24

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Alert number: A12/0809/17       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Fancy-dress costume
 
Brand: EUROCARNAVALES
 
Name: PERRITO ('Puppy')
 
Type / number of model: Ref. 706030-T00-0000
 
Batch number / Barcode: 8423667077345
 
Risk type: Choking
 
The eyes of the costume come off easily, 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): Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description: Fancy-dress puppy costume for children; size 2-4 years. It comes in a blister pack.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Spain
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 24

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Alert number: A12/0811/17       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Foam puzzle mat
 
Brand: REGIO JÁTÉK, SUN TA TOYS
 
Name: Puzzle Mat
 
Type / number of model: 1) 1017 2) 1008 M
 
Batch number / Barcode: 5 996055 477117 , 5 996055 493360
 
Risk type: Choking
 
Small parts can easily be detached from the puzzle mat and put in the mouth by small children, causing them to choke.

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

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

 
Description: 1) Colourful puzzle foam mat including removable fruit forms. 2) Colourful puzzle foam mat including removable vehicles forms. Packaging: transparent plastic with paper label
Country of origin: Malaysia
Alert submitted by: Hungary
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 24

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Alert number: A12/0813/17       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Soft toy with jacket for children
 
Brand: Glop, JAY@PLAY
 
Name: Jacket Pack it Pets
 
Type / number of model: ref. 98053, CDR: 31/01/2015, lot 14004305015, SK02-01/15L20504
 
Batch number / Barcode: 8436531980535
 
Risk type: Choking
 
The zip puller comes off easily, generating a small part that a child may put in the mouth and swallow, 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: Soft toy that turns into a jacket with a hood, packed in an open cardboard box.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Spain
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 24

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Alert number: A12/0814/17       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Soap bubble toy
 
Brand: General De Juguetes
 
Name: Seifenblasen ('Soap bubble solution')
 
Type / number of model: Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode: 4030681003874
 
Risk type: Microbiological
 
The soap solution of the toy contains mesophilic aerobic bacteria (measured quantity 6.8 x 10<sup>4</sup> cfu/ml) and the presence of <i>Enterobacteriaceae</i> has been detected. There is a risk of contracting infections as the solution may come into contact with the mouth, hands and eyes.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive.
 

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

 
Description: Soap bubble solution in a yellow, red and blue plastic container.
Country of origin: Spain
Alert submitted by: Germany
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 24
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Austria
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Alert number: A12/0803/17       
Category: Motor vehicles
 
Product: Bus
 
Brand: MAN/Neoplan
 
Name: Skyliner
 
Type / number of model: Type-approval numbers: e4*2007/46*0559*05 - *11 Type: B.2007.46.014
 
Batch number / Barcode: The vehicles affected were produced from April 2015 to May 2017.
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
The retaining bolts of the upper tailgate may become detached. The tailgate may then fall onto the road.
 

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

 
Description: Bus
Country of origin: Germany
Alert submitted by: Germany
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 24
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Croatia, Denmark, Sweden