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Report 41 (Published on: 13/10/2017)
Notification A12/1331/17 has been permanently removed from Report 2017-039 following new evidence received from the notifying authority.
Notification A11/0121/17 has been temporarily removed from Report 2017-040 at the request of the notifying authority pending further information on the risk.

 
Weekly report on consumer products
Serious risk

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Alert number: A12/1406/17       
Category: Childcare articles and children's equipment
 
Product: Soother holder
 
Brand: K's Kids
 
Name: K's Kids Baby Care
 
Type / number of model: Item No. KBA16207
 
Batch number / Barcode: 4892493162077
 
Risk type: Suffocation
 
The soft head of the garment fastener has no ventilation holes. When playing with it, a child might put it in the mouth where it can get stuck, leading to suffocation.

The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 12586.
 

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

 
Description: Soother holder (garment fastener) with a soft toy element packed in a blister package marked "Pacifier Clip With Soft Head ".
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Latvia
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 41

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Alert number: A12/1408/17       
Category: Childcare articles and children's equipment
 
Product: Pushchair
 
Brand: Pouch
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model: Z100
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type: Electric shock, Injuries
 
The electrical insulation of the charger is inadequate. The folding mechanism is not labelled with warnings. A hand/finger could get trapped in the folding mechanism during the opening/closing action.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the Machinery Directive and the relevant European standards EN 61558 and EN 51558.


 

Measures taken by economic operators: Import rejected at border (By: Importer)

 
Description: Battery powered folding pushchair, supplied with a power adapter. Product supplied in a brown unmarked cardboard box.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: United Kingdom
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 41

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Alert number: A12/1403/17       
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product: Fancy-dress beard
 
Brand: COMPLEMENTOS GUIRCA
 
Name: BARBA NEGRA
 
Type / number of model: 11934
 
Batch number / Barcode: 8434077119341
 
Risk type: Burns
 
The product is flammable. In the presence of an ignition source, it could catch fire causing burns to the user's face.
 

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

 
Description: Fancy-dress beard. It comes in transparent plastic packaging with a card inside.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Spain
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 41
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Denmark

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Alert number: A12/1401/17       
Category: Communication and media equipment
 
Product: Portable FM radio
 
Brand: GOLDFULL
 
Name: FM Radio with USB/SD Card Slot
 
Type / number of model: GF-6188-TDB-MIC
 
Batch number / Barcode: 3370200761184
 
Risk type: Electric shock
 
The power supply integrated into the radio is not properly isolated from accessible metal 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: Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures

 
Description: Portable FM radio supplied in a cardboard box.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Germany
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 41

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Alert number: A12/1395/17       
Category: Cosmetics
 
Product: Skin lightening product
 
Brand: Supreme White Paris
 
Name: Body Lotion Revelation - Toning care
 
Type / number of model: Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode: 3 760212790102
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The product contains hydroquinone (measured value: 5% by weight). Hydroquinone can cause skin irritation and dermatitis.

The product does not comply with the Cosmetic Products Regulation.
 

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

 
Description: Skin whitening cream in a 500ml bottle.
Country of origin: France
Alert submitted by: United Kingdom
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 41

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Alert number: A12/1396/17       
Category: Cosmetics
 
Product: Skin lightening product
 
Brand: Supreme White Paris
 
Name: Body Lotion High Quality - Toning care
 
Type / number of model: Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode: 3 760212790324
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The product contains hydroquinone (measured value: 5% by weight). Hydroquinone can cause skin irritation and dermatitis.

The product does not comply with the Cosmetic Products Regulation.
 

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

 
Description: Skin whitening cream, in a 500ml bottle.
Country of origin: France
Alert submitted by: United Kingdom
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 41

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Alert number: A12/1402/17       
Category: Cosmetics
 
Product: Skin lightening cream
 
Brand: P Pr. Francoise Bedon Paris
 
Name: Lightening Milk
 
Type / number of model: Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode: 0 9886490065 9 / S170197170171
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The product contains hydroquinone (measured value: 5.15% by weight). Hydroquinone can cause skin irritation and dermatitis.

The product does not comply with the Cosmetic Products Regulation.
 

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

 
Description: Skin lightening cream in a 500ml white plastic bottle with a silver cap.
Country of origin: Unknown
Alert submitted by: Germany
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 41
Products were found and measures were taken also in: France

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Alert number: A12/1404/17       
Category: Cosmetics
 
Product: Skin care product
 
Brand: CHRISTINA
 
Name: Unstress - Harmonizing Night Cream
 
Type / number of model: Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode: 7290100367605, Batch: 0808166
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The cream contains methylisothiazolinone (MI) and methylchloroisothiazolinone (MCI). Dermal contact with MCI/MI-containing products can provoke allergic contact dermatitis to sensitized persons.

The product does not comply with the Cosmetic Products Regulation.
 

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

 
Description: Night cream, 50ml, in a white cardboard box in cellophane packaging.
Country of origin: Israel
Alert submitted by: Latvia
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 41

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Alert number: A12/1382/17       
Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product: USB power supply
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: TRAVEL ADAPTER
 
Type / number of model: TC93
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type: Electric shock
 
The electrical insulation is insufficient. The creepage and clearance distances between the primary and secondary circuits are too small.

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: Destruction of the product (By: Importer)

 
Description: USB power supply / travel charger
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: United Kingdom
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 41

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Alert number: A12/1383/17       
Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product: Hair straightener
 
Brand: HOMDAY
 
Name: Fer à Lisser
 
Type / number of model: 359567
 
Batch number / Barcode: 3491953595670
 
Risk type: Electric shock
 
The electrical insulation is inadequate.

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

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

 
Description: Hair straightener, 230 V, 30 W.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: France
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 41

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Alert number: A12/1384/17       
Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product: Electric heated hairbrush
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Maximizer Styler / Thermal Brush
 
Type / number of model: VSCVACIND0204
 
Batch number / Barcode: 0644812023194
 
Risk type: Electric shock
 
The electrical insulation is insufficient.

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

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

 
Description: Electric heated hairbrush.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: France
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 41

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Alert number: A12/1385/17       
Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product: USB charger
 
Brand: Smart Bits
 
Name: USB 2.1 Amp Plug
 
Type / number of model: Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode: 680569835116
 
Risk type: Electric shock
 
The electrical insulation is insufficient.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standards EN 61558 and EN 60950.

 

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

 
Description: USB power supply / charger supplied in a printed plastic bag.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: United Kingdom
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 41

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Alert number: A12/1388/17       
Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product: Computer power supply
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Replacement AC Adapter
 
Type / number of model: ADP-40MH
 
Batch number / Barcode: 4743308108790
 
Risk type: Electric shock
 
The electrical insulation is not sufficient. The clearance /creepage distances between the primary windings and the accessible output connector are not sufficient.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 60950.
 

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

 
Description: Computer power supply, sold in a brown cardboard box.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Finland
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 41

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Alert number: A12/1390/17       
Category: Hobby/sports equipment
 
Product: Hockey glove
 
Brand: Adidas
 
Name: Hockey Pro Glove
 
Type / number of model: 7423385
 
Batch number / Barcode: 2200007423385
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The amount of chromium (VI) found in the leather is too high (measured value up to 69 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: Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description: Hockey glove: white base with orange/red accents on the palm and yellow accent on top.
Country of origin: India
Alert submitted by: The Netherlands
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 41

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Alert number: A12/1391/17       
Category: Hobby/sports equipment
 
Product: Fitness gloves
 
Brand: RS Sports
 
Name: Unknown
 
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 11 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: Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description: Yellow and black fitness glove, packed in a plastic bag. Size: XL
Country of origin: Pakistan
Alert submitted by: The Netherlands
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 41

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Alert number: A12/1409/17       
Category: Hobby/sports equipment
 
Product: Riding gloves
 
Brand: Roeckl Sports     
 
Name: Manchester
 
Type / number of model: Article No: 3301-272; size 9
 
Batch number / Barcode: 4044791418367; production batch #16
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The amount of chromium (VI) in the leather is too high (measured value up to 8.6mg/kg). Chromium (VI) is sensitising and may trigger allergic reactions.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Personal Protective Equipment Directive and with the REACH Regulation
 

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

 
Description: Leather riding gloves with a velcro-type fastening, without packaging.
Country of origin: Indonesia
Alert submitted by: Germany
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 41

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Alert number: A12/1400/17       
Category: Jewellery
 
Product: Watch
 
Brand: Pylones
 
Name: Funny time animal
 
Type / number of model: 24792
 
Batch number / Barcode: 1 17 4074
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The watch's winding-up buttons contain lead (measured value: 2.8% by weight). Lead is hazardous for both human health and the environment.

The product does not comply with the REACH regulation.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Making the marketing of the product subject to prior conditions

 
Description: Wrist watch with metal parts. The watch strap consists of a plastic-coated metal strip. The body of the watch is encased in a plastic housing representing the head of an animal.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: France
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 41

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Alert number: A12/1387/17       
Category: Motor vehicles
 
Product: Passenger car
 
Brand: Jeep
 
Name: Compass, Patriot
 
Type / number of model: EC type-approval: e11*2001/116*0142*08 and 14; Type: PK
 
Batch number / Barcode: The vehicles concerned were produced between 14 February 2009 and 13 August 2014.
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
In the event of an accident, the airbags and seatbelt pre-tensioners may not deploy as intended due to a defect in the control unit for vehicle occupant protection. The risk of injury to the occupants is thus increased.
 

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

 
Description: Passenger car
Country of origin: United States
Alert submitted by: Germany
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 41
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Croatia, Estonia, Finland, Ireland, Poland, The Netherlands

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Alert number: A12/1389/17       
Category: Motor vehicles
 
Product: Tyre
 
Brand: Continental
 
Name: PremiumContact 6
 
Type / number of model: 245/45R18 100Y XL; Type-approval: R30: 0292495; R117: 027908 S2WR2
 
Batch number / Barcode: Production weeks of the affected tyres: 50/2016 and 16/2017: DOT 6G8UD6R9; week codes 5016 and 1617.
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
The tires were manufactured with the wrong material. The tyres may fail causing sudden loss of air pressure and a loss of driving stability, which could lead to an accident.
 

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

 
Description: Passenger car tyre.
Country of origin: Romania
Alert submitted by: Germany
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 41
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Denmark, Poland, Slovenia, Sweden, The Netherlands

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Alert number: A12/1405/17       
Category: Motor vehicles
 
Product: Passenger car
 
Brand: Smart
 
Name: Fortwo, Forfour
 
Type / number of model: Type approval number: e1*2001/116*0413*33-*36 Types:451
 
Batch number / Barcode: The vehicles affected were manufactured between 03/2017 and 06/2017.
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
The strength of the left front steering knuckle may be insufficient. As a result, the steering knuckle could break, affecting the control of the vehicle.
 

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

 
Description: Passenger car
Country of origin: Germany
Alert submitted by: Germany
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 41
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Croatia, Slovakia, Sweden

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Alert number: A12/1386/17       
Category: Protective equipment
 
Product: Safety shoes
 
Brand:  Security Line
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model: ASIO, H4209 , BUTEO, H4211
 
Batch number / Barcode: 8423268918382 and 842326896425, Batch 5026VLE & Batch 5025VLE
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
The protection afforded against mechanical risks is inadequate.

The product does not comply with the Personal Protective Equipment Directive and the relevant European standard EN 20345.
 

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

 
Description: Safety boots supplied in a cardboard box.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Spain
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 41

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Alert number: A12/1392/17       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Baby doll
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: My Lovely Baby - Karishma Doll
 
Type / number of model: MT 002
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type: Chemical, Choking
 
The cover of the battery compartment can easily be removed without any tools and the batteries are accessible. The cover and/or the batteries could be put in the mouth by small children, causing damage to the child’s gastrointestinal tract or choking.

Moreover, the plastic material of the doll contains di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value up to >30% 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. The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standards EN 62115 and EN 71-1.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities: Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description: Battery-operated baby doll, packed in a cardboard box with transparent window.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: The Netherlands
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 41

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Alert number: A12/1393/17       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Wooden toy
 
Brand: Bajo
 
Name: Limousine
 
Type / number of model: 46610
 
Batch number / Barcode: 5906554246619; lot number: 040416
 
Risk type: Choking
 
The wheels can detach when they are pulled. A child could put them in the mouth and choke on them.

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: Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description: Wooden toy car packed in a cardboard box
Country of origin: Poland
Alert submitted by: The Netherlands
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 41
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Poland

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Alert number: A12/1394/17       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Puzzle mat
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: EVA PUZZLE MATS
 
Type / number of model: SC1255, SC1256
 
Batch number / Barcode: 5999564638697, 5999564638709
 
Risk type: Choking
 
The mat has detachable small parts. In addition, small parts can easily be broken off the mat. Small children could put the small parts in the mouth and choke on them.

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: Distributor): Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description: Puzzle foam mat with 1) numbers and letters 2) cartoon characters. Packaging: transparent plastic with paper label.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Hungary
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 41

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Alert number: A12/1397/17       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Plastic doll
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Little Baby
 
Type / number of model: 8814
 
Batch number / Barcode: 3336669991234
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The plastic material of the doll contains di-(2-etylhexyl) 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, DEHP, DBP and BBP phthalates are prohibited in all toys and childcare articles.
 

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

 
Description: Plastic doll with pink soother, dressed in pink, packed in a plastic bag.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Romania
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 41

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Alert number: A12/1398/17       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Plastic doll
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Girl Sweet
 
Type / number of model: Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode: 3336669991234
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The plastic material of the doll contains di-(2-etylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value 25.1% by weight). This phthalate may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to the reproductive system.

According to the REACH Regulation, DEHP, DBP and BBP phthalates 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

 
Description: Plastic doll, dressed in white, packed in cardboard box with plastic window.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Romania
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 41

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Alert number: A12/1399/17       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Puffer ball
 
Brand: ECLT
 
Name: Puffer ball
 
Type / number of model: 6582
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type: Choking, Strangulation
 
Small parts can be detached from the toy and the elastic cord can be considerably stretched during use. As a result, children could put the small parts in the mouth and choke, or the cord could get wrapped around the child's neck, causing strangulation.

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

 
Description: Puffer ball made of an elastic material. The head consists of a loop which can be stretched. It is available in different colours.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Malta
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 41

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Alert number: A12/1407/17       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Plastic doll
 
Brand: Mega Creative
 
Name: lady like princess
 
Type / number of model:  INDEX 339611
 
Batch number / Barcode: 5902012747391
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The plastic material of the doll contains di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value: 31% 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: 0.4 % 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 taken by economic operators: Destruction of the product (By: Retailer)

 
Description: Plastic doll with pink hair wearing a blue and pink dress. The product is sold in a cardboard box with transparent window.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Latvia
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 41
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Alert number: A11/0127/17       
Category: Childcare articles and children's equipment
 
Product: Soother holder
 
Brand: HOMEYNESS
 
Name: Pacifier String - Liberty Kids
 
Type / number of model: 10620 / Tiger G
 
Batch number / Barcode: 5713204106205
 
Risk type: Choking
 
The metal fastener can break off. A small child may put it in the mouth and choke.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the relevant European standard EN 12586.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities: Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description: Soother holder in flower printed fabric, with a metal fastener.
Country of origin: Denmark
Alert submitted by: Denmark
Risk level: Other
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 41

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Alert number: A11/0128/17       
Category: Childcare articles and children's equipment
 
Product: Soother holder
 
Brand: Fabelab
 
Name: Pacifier Holder
 
Type / number of model: Foggy blue PH-M 16
 
Batch number / Barcode: 5713034000773
 
Risk type: Choking
 
The metal fastener can break off. A small child may put it in the mouth and choke.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the relevant European standard EN 12586.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities: Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description: Blue/grey fabric soother holder with a metal fastener.
Country of origin: India
Alert submitted by: Denmark
Risk level: Other
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 41

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Alert number: A11/0129/17       
Category: Hobby/sports equipment
 
Product: Baseball glove
 
Brand: YSS
 
Name: High Quality Cattle Hide
 
Type / number of model: 23 HB YO-420
 
Batch number / Barcode:  8716404050795
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The amount of chromium (VI) found in the leather is too high (measured value up to 9.6 mg/kg). Chromium (VI) is sensitising and may trigger allergic reaction.

The product does not comply with the REACH regulation.
 

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

 
Description: Baseball glove made of brown leather, right hand.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: The Netherlands
Risk level: Other
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 41

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Alert number: A11/0130/17       
Category: Hobby/sports equipment
 
Product: Riding gloves
 
Brand: Schwenkel / , UVEX
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model: classic white
 
Batch number / Barcode: 4043197267029
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The amount of chromium (VI) in the leather is too high (measured value 7.7 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: Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description: Riding gloves made of white leather, attached to a cardboard hanger.
Country of origin: Germany
Alert submitted by: The Netherlands
Risk level: Other
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 41
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Germany

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Alert number: A11/0124/17       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Soft toy
 
Brand: Ty
 
Name: The Beanie Boo’s Collection / Rainbow
 
Type / number of model: Model number : 1216/15626
 
Batch number / Barcode: 008421372232
 
Risk type: Choking
 
The fibrous stuffing material is accessible due to the weakness of certain seams. A child can put the fibrous stuffing material in the mouth, causing an obstruction to the airways.

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: Warning consumers of the risks, Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Importer)

 
Description: Soft toy in the shape of a dog. Sold without packaging. A cardboard label is attached to the ear.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Estonia
Risk level: Other
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 41

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Alert number: A11/0125/17       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Trampoline
 
Brand: Jump Line Pro
 
Name: 1.) Trampolines, 2.) Exclusive Trampoline (Vangnet)
 
Type / number of model: Item No. 731-0513 (Trampoline) Item No. 731-0514,
 
Batch number / Barcode: EAN 8710124125948 (trampoline)
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
There is a gap between the mat and the padding where children might slip through and hit the ground or get trapped.

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: Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description: Trampoline (1.), rectangular 290x175x80cm, and net (2.) packed in separate cardboard boxes.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: The Netherlands
Risk level: Other
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 41

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Alert number: A11/0126/17       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Trampoline
 
Brand: Etan
 
Name: Hi-Flyer
 
Type / number of model: Hi-Flyer HF08C consisting of: HF08 (trampoline) HF08SN (net)
 
Batch number / Barcode: 8718226230461 (Trampoline);
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
There is a gap between the mat and the padding where children might slip through and hit the ground or get trapped.

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: Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description: Trampoline and safety net, packed in separate cardboard boxes.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: The Netherlands
Risk level: Other
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 41