Rapid Alert System - Weekly Report

Report 26 (Published on: 30/06/2017)

 
Weekly report on consumer products
Serious risk

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Alert number: A12/0845/17       
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product: Baby clothing
 
Brand: TEX BABY
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model: Reference No I599595
 
Batch number / Barcode: 3614612880553 (pink); 514612880492 (white)
 
Risk type: Choking
 
The buttons come off easily, generating small parts that a small child may put in the mouth, causing choking.

The product does not comply with the relevant national standard UNE 40902.
 

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

 
Description: Baby clothing in white and pink, size 12 months, with decorative buttons around the chest area and press studs along the bottom.
Country of origin: India
Alert submitted by: Spain
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 26

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Alert number: A12/0855/17       
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product: Leather gloves
 
Brand: Highway 1
 
Name: Summer II
 
Type / number of model: Black, size L/09 black (201527)
 
Batch number / Barcode: Batch No: 04544-069064
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The amount of chromium (VI) in the leather is too high (measured value 3.6 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: Lined black leather gloves with a brightly-coloured cardboard tag.
Country of origin: Pakistan
Alert submitted by: Germany
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 26

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Alert number: A12/0865/17       
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product: Leather shoes
 
Brand: Kimmon kenkä
 
Name: 1) Lea 2) Heini
 
Type / number of model: Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The amount of chromium (VI) in the leather is too high (measured value up to 31.2 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): Import rejected at border

 
Description: Black leather shoes with insoles made of light brown leather. Packed in a black cardboard box with text "Kimmon kenkä Kankaanpää".
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Finland
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 26

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Alert number: A12/0869/17       
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product: Leather gloves
 
Brand: Polo Motorrad und Sportswear
 
Name: FLM Supersport Handschuh
 
Type / number of model: 31053304
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The amount of chromium (VI) found in the leather is too high (measured value up to 19.1 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: Gloves made of black and white leather.
Country of origin: Republic of Korea
Alert submitted by: Germany
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 26

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Alert number: A12/0851/17       
Category: Cosmetics
 
Product: Make-up remover
 
Brand: LUMI
 
Name: Make-up remover
 
Type / number of model: Item 1155
 
Batch number / Barcode: 4744034013334
 
Risk type: Microbiological
 
The product contains mesophilic aerobic bacteria (measured quantity 7.8x10<sup>4</sup> cfu/ml). If used on damaged skin or if it comes into contact with the eyes, the product may cause infection or irritation.

The product does not comply with the Cosmetic Products Regulation.
 

Measures taken by economic operators: Warning consumers of the risks, Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Manufacturer)

 
Description: Make-up remover in 100 ml bottle. Packaged in a white cardboard box.
Country of origin: Estonia
Alert submitted by: Estonia
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 26

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Alert number: A12/0859/17       
Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product: Travel charger
 
Brand: CONEXIÓN ACTIVITY
 
Name: Block Travel Charger
 
Type / number of model: BLOCK TRAVEL CHARGER 2.1A
 
Batch number / Barcode: 8436559143615
 
Risk type: Electric shock
 
The charger is incorrectly marked with regard to the assigned charge. The insulation becomes perforated easily. As a consequence, live parts may become accessible, which the user could touch and suffer an electric shock.

The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 61558.
 

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

 
Description: Travel charger, packaged in a transparent plastic box. Technical specifications: 100-240V-50/60Hz. 15A output DC5.OV-1500 MAH. Includes USB cable.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Spain
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 26

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Alert number: A12/0871/17       
Category: Kitchen/cooking accessories
 
Product: Thermos flask
 
Brand: GERIMPORT
 
Name: Termo Plastico 1L Surtido
 
Type / number of model: 1L
 
Batch number / Barcode: 8430540238243
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The separators of the double glass wall of the thermos flask contain asbestos fibres. If the thermos breaks, the users may inhale asbestos fibres, which are carcinogenic.

The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.
 

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

 
Description: Blue thermos flask with cup sold without packaging.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Spain
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 26

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Alert number: A12/0862/17       
Category: Lighting chains
 
Product: Lighting chain
 
Brand: Z&H
 
Name: Luces de Navidad con 100 LED ('Christmas lighting chain with 100 LED lights')
 
Type / number of model: ref. ZH27316
 
Batch number / Barcode: 8480080273167
 
Risk type: Electric shock
 
The cable is not sufficiently protected against pulling and twisting. It may break or detach, exposing live parts.

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: Colourful light chain with 100 LEDs. It comes in a red cardboard box decorated with Christmas motifs.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Spain
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 26

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Alert number: A12/0863/17       
Category: Lighting chains
 
Product: Lighting chain
 
Brand: MIMI
 
Name: GUIRNALDA RED 160 L
 
Type / number of model: Item No HH-201071
 
Batch number / Barcode: 6882010515712
 
Risk type: Electric shock
 
The cable is not protected against pulling, the connector cover is not securely fastened and the cable between the plug and the first light-socket is too small. As a consequence, live parts may become 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: Lighting chain with 160 LED lights for indoor use. Packaged in a red cardboard box.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Spain
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 26

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Alert number: A12/0866/17       
Category: Motor vehicles
 
Product: Motorcycle helmet
 
Brand: Qtech/Jix
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model: A113 - Type Approval E9-05.1793
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
The impact absorption capacity of the helmet is insufficient. In the event of an impact, users might suffer head injuries.

The product does not comply with the UNECE Regulation No. 22.
 

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

 
Description: Modular flip up motorcycle helmet with double visor, in colours white/black; black/silver; and yellow/black.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: United Kingdom
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 26

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Alert number: A12/0868/17       
Category: Motor vehicles
 
Product: Motorcycle
 
Brand: Ducati
 
Name: Multistrada 1200
 
Type / number of model: Type approval number: e3*168/2013*00001 Type: AA
 
Batch number / Barcode: The vehicles in question were manufactured between 2015 and 2017.
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
The rear suspension of the motorcycle may break under heavy loading leading to loss of control of the vehicle and the possibility of an accident.
 

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

 
Description: Motorcycle
Country of origin: Italy
Alert submitted by: Germany
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 26
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Croatia, Ireland, Poland, Slovenia, Sweden

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Alert number: A12/0870/17       
Category: Motor vehicles
 
Product: Passenger car
 
Brand: Citroen
 
Name: C4 Cactus
 
Type / number of model: e*2007/46*0440*05
 
Batch number / Barcode: Vehicles manufactured between 12 February 2016 and 25 November 2016
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
The guard has been incorrectly fixed to the bumper and may fall off with a risk of injuries for other road users.
 

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

 
Description: Passenger car
Country of origin: France
Alert submitted by: France
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 26
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Malta, Slovenia

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Alert number: A12/0872/17       
Category: Motor vehicles
 
Product: Passenger car
 
Brand: Mitsubishi
 
Name: Outlander
 
Type / number of model: Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV, model year 2014: e1*2001/116*0406*19 Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV, model year 2014/2015: e1*2001/116*0406*20 and e1*2001/116*0406*21 Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV, model year 2015: e1*2001/116*0406*22
 
Batch number / Barcode: model year 2014 & 2015
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
A malfunction of the engine's software has been detected and the spark plugs do not work properly. As a consequence, the main battery may not be charged, causing the vehicle to stop because of a low battery which could create a hazard for passengers and other road users.
 

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

 
Description: Passenger car.
Country of origin: The Netherlands
Alert submitted by: Poland
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 26
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Croatia, Germany, Ireland, Slovenia, Sweden

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Alert number: A12/0852/17       
Category: Pyrotechnic articles
 
Product: Fireworks
 
Brand: Original Fireworks
 
Name: COMET ROCKET 1, 2, 3, 4
 
Type / number of model: Art. n° 3999 CE 1646-F2-104-109-24
 
Batch number / Barcode: Batch B150005
 
Risk type: Damage to hearing
 
The firework ascends at an angle that is too flat and explodes at too low altitude. As a consequence, the user (or spectators) can suffer from temporary impairment of hearing.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Pyrotechnics Directive and the relevant European standard EN 15947.
 

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

 
Description: Assortment of four rockets of category F2. Net explosive quantity: 120 g. Only for outdoor use.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Belgium
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 26

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Alert number: A12/0860/17       
Category: Pyrotechnic articles
 
Product: Fireworks
 
Brand: Vulcan
 
Name: ARMY TANK LARGE
 
Type / number of model: Art n° 267, ref nr EC149994
 
Batch number / Barcode: 4891736921488
 
Risk type: Burns
 
The ignition fuse is not correctly attached to the product. As a consequence, users trying to ignite it may get burned by unexpected triggering of the firework fountains, with less or no delay due to the inadequate fuse.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Pyrotechnics Directive and the relevant European standard EN 15947.
 

Measures taken by economic operators: Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures, Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Distributor)

 
Description: A firework article in the shape of a toy army tank, packed in a cardboard box with transparent window. This type of firework article is categorized as a ground mover, cat. F2.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Belgium
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 26

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Alert number: A12/0846/17       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Plastic toy with sweets
 
Brand: Fantasy Toys & Candies
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model: Ref.: FTC50223 - Lot: 01/2017
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The plastic material contains di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value >20% 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: Importer): Import rejected at border

 
Description: Plastic toy pony with sweets. One pony is pink with a purple mane; the other is purple with a pink mane. The ponies come packed individually in transparent plastic boxes.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Spain
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 26

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Alert number: A12/0847/17       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Rattle
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Lopta
 
Type / number of model: N:024049
 
Batch number / Barcode: 8584156024049
 
Risk type: Choking
 
The rattle can easily break, generating a small part which could be put in the mouth by a small child and cause choking. Moreover, the handle of the rattle is too long. A small child could put the handle of the rattle in the mouth where it can get stuck and obstruct the airways.

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

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

 
Description: A plastic rattle with a bell in the middle. Packed in a white net with a paper label.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Slovakia
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 26

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Alert number: A12/0848/17       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Rattle toy
 
Brand: ABABABY
 
Name: PLAY THE SONG / LET´S PLAY
 
Type / number of model: NO.2008-8
 
Batch number / Barcode: 6000000418069
 
Risk type: Choking
 
The rattle can easily break, generating small parts which could be put in the mouth by a small child and cause 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: Retailer): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures, Warning consumers of the risks

 
Description: An orange and yellow plastic rattle, packed in a transparent plastic bag.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Slovakia
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 26

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Alert number: A12/0849/17       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Foam puzzle mat
 
Brand: XIN YUE
 
Name: EVA Children Put Together Tool
 
Type / number of model: ITEM NO:PT081107
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type: Choking
 
Small parts can easily be detached from the puzzle mat and be 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 the relevant European standard EN 71-1.
 

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

 
Description: Foam puzzle mat consisting of ten animal-shaped puzzle pieces, supplied in transparent plastic packaging with an attached paper label.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Slovakia
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 26

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Alert number: A12/0850/17       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Toy pushchair
 
Brand: MING XIANG
 
Name: Doll Stroller
 
Type / number of model: NO.339; ITEM NO.: TC142029
 
Batch number / Barcode: 8017000020299
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
The pushchair has only one safety lock and may easily collapse. Children's fingers may become trapped between moving parts, causing injuries.

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: A pink folding pushchair for dolls, packed in a transparent plastic bag.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Slovakia
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 26

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Alert number: A12/0853/17       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Mouldable sand
 
Brand: GE (Goose Engr.) / Funny Lucky
 
Name: Magic Sand
 
Type / number of model: 882-2
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type: Suffocation
 
The plastic packaging for the sand is too large and 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.
 

Measures taken by economic operators: Temporary ban on the supply, offer to supply and display of the product (By: Importer)

 
Description: Mouldable coloured sand supplied with a plastic sand tray and plastic moulds; packed in plastic bags inside a printed cardboard box.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: United Kingdom
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 26

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Alert number: A12/0854/17       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Beach toy set
 
Brand: YUANTU
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model: YT 6040-2
 
Batch number / Barcode: 0000011386407
 
Risk type: Choking
 
The moulds break 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.
 

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

 
Description: A set of plastic beach toys in various colours: moulds in the shape of a seahorse, whale, turtle, walrus and digging tools. Packed in a plastic net with a cardboard label.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Lithuania
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 26

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Alert number: A12/0856/17       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Toy guitar
 
Brand: AMATOYS
 
Name: Guitarra
 
Type / number of model: TS22841 8014
 
Batch number / Barcode: 8435234949894
 
Risk type: Suffocation
 
The plastic packaging for the guitar is too large and 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.
 

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

 
Description: Plastic toy guitar, packaged in a transparent plastic bag.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Spain
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 26

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Alert number: A12/0857/17       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Fabric doll
 
Brand: MEILIDA
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model: Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode: 8688270005905
 
Risk type: Choking
 
Small parts (the flowers) can detach easily from the doll. A small child may 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: Fabric doll with blond plaits dressed in yellow clothing decorated with pink flowers. It comes in a transparent plastic bag.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Spain
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 26

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Alert number: A12/0861/17       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Plastic doll
 
Brand: Toi-Toys
 
Name: Travel Girl Sofie
 
Type / number of model: Item No 04961, Batch No 110850
 
Batch number / Barcode: 8 714627 049619
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The plastic material of the shoes contains di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value 16.7% 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: Distributor)

 
Description: Plastic doll (size 310mm) with blond and pink long hair, wearing a multi-coloured dress, pink cloak, silver-coloured earrings, pink plastic shoes and with accessories (hairbrush, handbag, suitcase, all made of plastic). Packaging: cardboard box with transparent window.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Germany
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 26

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Alert number: A12/0864/17       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Soft toy
 
Brand: CIUDAD SION TOYS
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model: model No 3006
 
Batch number / Barcode: 5635235530067
 
Risk type: Choking
 
The nose detaches easily from the soft toy, generating a small part. A small child may put it 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: White and pink soft toy in the shape of a dog with black trim around the ears, and big eyes. A label is sewn onto the paw. No packaging.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Spain
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 26

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Alert number: A12/0873/17       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Activity ball
 
Brand: BABY TO LOVE
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model: 350338
 
Batch number / Barcode: 3700552350338; Single production with batch number BTL1312AB0
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The plastic ball contains di-isobutyl phthalate (DIBP) (measured value 20% by weight). DIBP is classified as toxic for reproduction.

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

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

 
Description: 2-in-1 activity ball comprised of a plastic ball hidden inside a fabric learning ball made up of a teething ring, mirror, squeaker, different sounds and materials.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: France
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 26
Other risk levels

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Alert number: A11/0092/17       
Category: Cosmetics
 
Product: Shaving foam
 
Brand: BODY X FUZE
 
Name: PULSE SHAVING FOAM - Normal skin
 
Type / number of model: EXP: 04/11/2020
 
Batch number / Barcode: 8718692414099; Batch: 31591
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The product contains N-Nitrosodiethanolamine (NDELA) (measured value 136.5 mg/kg) which is classified as a human carcinogen.

The product does not comply with the Cosmetic Products regulation.
 

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

 
Description: Shaving foam in a round aluminium can, volume: 200 ml.
Country of origin: Turkey
Alert submitted by: Germany
Risk level: Other
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 26

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Alert number: A11/0093/17       
Category: Pyrotechnic articles
 
Product: Fireworks
 
Brand: Triplex
 
Name: Grom 1 / Petarda blyskowa [Flash firecracker]
 
Type / number of model: TXP486; Produced in 2013
 
Batch number / Barcode: 5906160214866; Batch number: 36F268/178/13
 
Risk type: Damage to hearing
 
The sound pressure level is too high and can cause damage to hearing.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Pyrotechnics Directive and the relevant European standard EN 15947.
 

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

 
Description: Fireworks packed in a cardboard box, covered with plastic film. Each box contains 36 items.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Poland
Risk level: Other
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 26

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Alert number: A11/0089/17       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Plastic toy hammer
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: FUNNY GAVEL
 
Type / number of model: AT5613/801B
 
Batch number / Barcode: 8591945075076
 
Risk type: Damage to hearing
 
The sound pressure level is too high and can cause damage to hearing.

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): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures

 
Description: A plastic whistling hammer with a length of approx. 35 cm made from individual parts in different colours (orange, green and pink). The hammer is sold in a net.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Czech Republic
Risk level: Other
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 26

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Alert number: A11/0090/17       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Musical toy
 
Brand: ALLTOYS
 
Name: MY FIRST BAND
 
Type / number of model: AT4149/68024-2A
 
Batch number / Barcode: 8591945062267
 
Risk type: Damage to hearing
 
The sound pressure level is too high which could lead to damage to hearing.

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): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures

 
Description: A set of two differently sized plastic tambourines with metal bell.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Czech Republic
Risk level: Other
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 26

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Alert number: A11/0091/17       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Trampoline
 
Brand: Five Star H.K. / Salta Trampolines
 
Name: Salta Luxe 153 cm x 214 cm
 
Type / number of model: 567A-14 ( TATR-0507)
 
Batch number / Barcode: 8718868708670 (trampoline), 4897018415775 (net)
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
The safety net is too low: children might jump over it accidentally and get injured. In addition, there is a gap between the mat and the padding where children might slip through and hit the ground or get trapped, and the leg of the trampoline may come loose.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 71-14.
 

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

 
Description: Trampoline for domestic use, rectangular (153 cm x 214 cm ) with safety net, packed in cardboard boxes.
Country of origin: Hong Kong
Alert submitted by: The Netherlands
Risk level: Other
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 26

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Alert number: A11/0094/17       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Fancy-dress costume
 
Brand: F&F (by TESCO)
 
Name: Princess Dress Up
 
Type / number of model: 664-1333
 
Batch number / Barcode: 5057008722231 (2-3 years), 5057008722248 (3-4 years)
 
Risk type: Damage to sight
 
The gold glitter on the dress can easily detach, generating small parts that can get into the eyes of the child and get stuck there, causing possible damage to sight.

One accident reported.

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

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

 
Description: A child's fancy-dress costume consisting of a white and pink dress with a brooch in the waist area and a plastic headband. Sample size: 2-3 and 3-4 years
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Slovakia
Risk level: Other
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 26
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Alert number: A12/0858/17       
Category: Motor vehicles
 
Product: Bus
 
Brand: EvoBus
 
Name: Travego
 
Type / number of model: Approval No: e1*2007/46*0022; Approval type: 632 04
 
Batch number / Barcode: The vehicles concerned were manufactured between August 2014 and February 2017.
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
The control unit of the cruise control is fitted into a metal frame, the edges of which rub against the voltage cable placed aside of the frame. This could damage the insulation of the cable and lead to a short-circuit and, at worst, to a cable fire.
 

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

 
Description: Bus
Country of origin: Germany
Alert submitted by: Germany
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 26