Rapid Alert System - Weekly Report

Report 49 (Published on: 08/12/2017)

 
Weekly report on consumer products
Serious risk

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Alert number: A12/1719/17       
Category: Childcare articles and children's equipment
 
Product: Baby walker
 
Brand: G mini
 
Name: Baby Walker Monty I
 
Type / number of model: GM1511.03 (pink), GM1511.01 (brown), GM1511.02 (blue), GM1511.04 (grey), GM1511.05 (green)
 
Batch number / Barcode: 8592946432288 (pink), 8592946354436 (brown), 8592946354429 (blue), 8592946502462 (green), 8592946432295 (grey)
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
The strength of the baby walker is inadequate. It can consequently collapse, leading to injuries for the child.
The product does not comply with the relevant European Standard EN 1273.
 

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

 
Description: Plastic baby walker with metal frame, packed in a cardboard box.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Slovakia
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 49

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Alert number: A12/1721/17       
Category: Childcare articles and children's equipment
 
Product: Baby walker
 
Brand: YES MILE
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model: ITEM NO:B103
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
The stability of the product is inadequate and it may tip over during use.
The product does not comply with the relevant European Standard EN 1273
 

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

 
Description: Plastic baby walker with metal frame, packed in a cardboard box.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Slovakia
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 49

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Alert number: A12/1740/17       
Category: Childcare articles and children's equipment
 
Product: Soother holder
 
Brand: Bino
 
Name: My Baby - Baby Clip
 
Type / number of model: 86501
 
Batch number / Barcode: 4019359865013
 
Risk type: Choking
 
The beads of the soother holder 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 EN 12586 and EN 71-1.
 

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

 
Description: Soother holder made of wooden beads on a string (in different colours). There is a metal garment fastener with a wooden decorative element at one end. The soother holder is fixed to a colourful cardboard sheet.
Country of origin: Czech Republic
Alert submitted by: Lithuania
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 49
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Denmark, France

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Alert number: A12/1704/17       
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product: Girls' shorts
 
Brand: BAGCI
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model: Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
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The fringes at the waist area may become trapped during various activities of a child, leading to injuries.

The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 14682.
 

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

 
Description: Short trousers for girls 5-12 year old girls, in various colours and shades with fringes in the waist area (42 cm long).
Country of origin: Turkey
Alert submitted by: Bulgaria
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 49

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Alert number: A12/1705/17       
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product: Leather bracelet
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Armband Leder Mocca
 
Type / number of model: 50 1015 497420 8797
 
Batch number / Barcode: Lot no: 1100754 bar code: 2024232600003
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
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The amount of Chromium (VI) found in the leather is too high (measured value: up to 42.93 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: Destruction of the product, Recall of the product from end users, The product was supplied only to Georg Jos. Kaes GmbH. , Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Distributor, Retailer)

 
Description: Leather bracelet (2 cm wide), brown with three decorative engraved metal buttons. Cardboard label attached indicating 'V-MARKT', 'ARMBAND LEDER MOCCA'.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Germany
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 49

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Alert number: A12/1707/17       
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product: Girls’ trousers
 
Brand: Seagull
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model: CSQ-56381
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type: Choking
 
The small decorative elements (rhinestones) can easily be detached from the trousers. A small child may put them in the mouth and choke.
 

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

 
Description: Trousers for small girls. The product is decorated with glued rhinestones and available in red, turquoise and green. Size: 98
Country of origin: Unknown
Alert submitted by: Hungary
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 49

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Alert number: A12/1711/17       
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product: Girls’ trousers
 
Brand: Glass Bear
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model: P-2028
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type: Choking
 
The small decorative elements of the trousers may be easily detached. A small child may put them in the mouth and choke.
 

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

 
Description: Trousers with glued rhinestones for small girls. The product is available in pink, grey and blue. Size: 98
Country of origin: Unknown
Alert submitted by: Hungary
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 49

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Alert number: A12/1712/17       
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product: Girls' dress
 
Brand: Esila
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model: 329
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type: Choking
 
The small decorative elements (half beads) may be easily detached. A small child may put them in the mouth and choke.
 

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

 
Description: White casual dress with belt. The product is decorated with lace and glued half beads. Size: 86-1Y
Country of origin: Turkey
Alert submitted by: Hungary
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 49

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Alert number: A12/1713/17       
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product: Children’s dress
 
Brand: Narince tan Kids club
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model: Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
The cords tied in the waist area may become trapped during various activities of a child, leading to injuries.

The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 14682
 

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

 
Description: Children’s dress, sizes 116-140 cm.
Country of origin: Turkey
Alert submitted by: Bulgaria
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 49

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Alert number: A12/1714/17       
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product: Children´s jumpsuit
 
Brand: Narnia kids
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model: Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type: Injuries, Strangulation
 
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The cords in the neck/waist area may become trapped during various activities of a child, leading to strangulation/injuries. The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 14682.
 

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

 
Description: Children’s jumpsuit, intended for children aged 3-10 years, in pink and turquoise, with an attached inscription reading "LOVE" with two hearts made of sequins.
Country of origin: Turkey
Alert submitted by: Bulgaria
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 49

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Alert number: A12/1723/17       
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product: Boys' Jacket
 
Brand: Small Gang
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model: K-5485 17WC550002
 
Batch number / Barcode: 210000257818
 
Risk type: Injuries, Strangulation
 
The drawstrings of the hood may become trapped during various activities of a child, leading to strangulation. In addition, the drawstrings in the waist area are too long and could become trapped during various activities of a child, leading to injuries.

The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 14682.
 

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

 
Description: Boys' jacket with hood in khaki color. It bears drawstrings with no free ends in the hood adjusted by toggles. There are also drawstrings at the waist area longer than 20cm (25cm) and drawstrings that emerge from the back of the garment.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Cyprus
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 49
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Greece

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Alert number: A12/1728/17       
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product: Girls' Jacket
 
Brand: Sweet Junior
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model: F666 17WC050005
 
Batch number / Barcode: 2210000257849
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
The drawstrings on children's clothing may become trapped during various activities of a child, leading to injuries.

The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 14682.
 

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

 
Description: Girls jacket with hood in khaki color, (size 8 years) with drawstrings at the waist area longer than 14cm (24cm) and drawstrings with no free ends that create a loop and emerge from the back of the garment.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Cyprus
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 49
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Greece

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Alert number: A12/1729/17       
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product: Boys' Jacket
 
Brand: MJ FOR BOYS (MR JEK CLASSIC WEAR)
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model: MB-180 17WC550005
 
Batch number / Barcode: 2210000258235
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
The drawstrings with free ends in back area can become trapped during various activities of a child, leading to injuries.

The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 14682
 

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

 
Description: Boys' jacket with hood in khaki color. It bears drawstrings with free ends that emerge from the back of the garment.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Cyprus
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 49
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Greece

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Alert number: A12/1730/17       
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product: Girls' Jacket
 
Brand: J.N.S
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model: 1349 17WC050002
 
Batch number / Barcode: 2210000256439
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
The drawstrings in the waist area and on the back could become trapped during various activities of a child, leading to injuries.

The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 14682.
 

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

 
Description: Girls jacket with hood in khaki color, intended for 8-14 year old children, with drawstrings in the waist area longer than 14cm (25cm) and drawstrings with free ends that emerge from the back of the garment.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Cyprus
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 49
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Greece

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Alert number: A12/1731/17       
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product: Girls' Jacket
 
Brand: Lollitop
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model: A-6341 17WC050006
 
Batch number / Barcode: 2210000257856
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
The drawstrings on the back of the jacket may become trapped during various activities of a child, leading to injuries.

The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 14682.
 

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

 
Description: Khaki colored jacket for 10 year old girls with a multicolored furry hood.The jacket has drawstrings with free ends that bear toggles and emerge from the back of the garment.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Cyprus
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 49
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Greece

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Alert number: A12/1737/17       
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product: Children’s clothing set
 
Brand: HIPPIL
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model: Code 1076
 
Batch number / Barcode: Barcode 0050611010769
 
Risk type: Choking
 
The small decorative beads can easily detach and be put in the mouth by a small child, causing choking.
 

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

 
Description: Clothing set for children up to 3 years, consisting of trousers, a long sleeve blouse and a jacket with decorative ribbons with small parts (pearls).
Country of origin: Turkey
Alert submitted by: Bulgaria
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 49

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Alert number: A12/1738/17       
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product: Children’s clothing set
 
Brand: ТВС
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model: Code 955
 
Batch number / Barcode: 3605048009557
 
Risk type: Choking
 
The eye of the bird can easily detach and be put in the mouth by a small child, causing choking.
 

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

 
Description: Children's clothing set consisting of shorts and a t-shirt. On the front is the image of a bird with an eye glued on it. Size 9-12 months.
Country of origin: Turkey
Alert submitted by: Bulgaria
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 49

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Alert number: A12/1741/17       
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product: Children's T-shirt
 
Brand: Cichlid
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model: C6Y03200109801 AD
 
Batch number / Barcode: Barcode 1385609370310
 
Risk type: Choking
 
The small decorative elements can easily be detached from the blouse and be put in the mouth by a small child, causing choking.
 

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

 
Description: Children's blouse (18/24 months) with glued small shiny pebbles.
Country of origin: Turkey
Alert submitted by: Bulgaria
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 49

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Alert number: A12/1742/17       
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product: Children's leisure outfit
 
Brand: KWS
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model: Article No. A00030330
 
Batch number / Barcode: 2000000955827
 
Risk type: Strangulation
 
The drawstrings in the hood can become trapped during various activities of the child, leading to strangulation.

The product does not comply with the relevant European Standard EN 14682.
 

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

 
Description: Children's leisure outfit with hooded sweatshirt for young children up to the age of 7.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Bulgaria
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 49

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Alert number: A12/1743/17       
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product: Children's leisure outfit
 
Brand: KWS
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model: Article No. A00030312
 
Batch number / Barcode: 2000000955643
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
The drawstrings in the waist area can become trapped during various activities of the child, leading to injuries.
The product does not comply with the relevant European Standard EN 14682.
 

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

 
Description: Children's leisure outfit (trousers and jacket) for older children and adolescents aged 7 to 14.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Bulgaria
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 49

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Alert number: A12/1744/17       
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product: Children's leisure outfit
 
Brand: KWS
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model: Article No. A00030352
 
Batch number / Barcode: Barcode 2000000956046
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
The drawstrings with free end in the waist area are too long and could become trapped during various activities of a child, leading to injuries.

The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 14682.
 

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

 
Description: Children's leisure outfit for for children up to 7 years of age.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Bulgaria
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 49

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Alert number: A12/1745/17       
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product: Children's leisure outfit
 
Brand: KWS
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model: Article No. А00030337
 
Batch number / Barcode: 2000000955896
 
Risk type: Strangulation
 
The drawstrings in the hood can become trapped during various activities of the child, leading to strangulation.
The product does not comply with the relevant European Standard EN 14682.
 

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

 
Description: Children's leisure outfit (trousers and hooded sweatshirt) for older children and adolescents aged 7-14.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Bulgaria
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 49

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Alert number: A12/1746/17       
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product: Children's leisure outfit
 
Brand: KWS
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model: Article No. А00030331
 
Batch number / Barcode: 2000000955834
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
Serious risk
Waist area drawstrings can be stuck during normal child activities and could cause injuries.
The product does not comply with the applicable European Standard EN 14682
 

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

 
Description: Children's leisure outfit (blue trousers and jacket) for children up to 7 years of age.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Bulgaria
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 49

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Alert number: A12/1747/17       
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product: Children's jacket
 
Brand: KWS
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model: Article No. А00030444
 
Batch number / Barcode: Barcode 2000000967233
 
Risk type: Strangulation
 
The drawstrings in the hood can become trapped during various activities of the child, leading to strangulation.

The product does not comply with the relevant European Standard EN 14682.

 

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

 
Description: Jacket for children 5-6 years.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Bulgaria
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 49

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Alert number: A12/1748/17       
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product: Children's jacket
 
Brand: KWS
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model: Article No. А00030445
 
Batch number / Barcode: 2000000967240
 
Risk type: Strangulation
 
The drawstrings with free ends in the hood can become trapped during various activities of the child, leading to strangulation.
The product does not comply with the relevant European Standard EN 14682.
 

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

 
Description: Jacket for children 7-8 years.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Bulgaria
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 49

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Alert number: A12/1749/17       
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product: Girls' sweatshirt
 
Brand: Fashion Beautiful
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model: 272922 17WC210002
 
Batch number / Barcode: 2210000256484
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
The drawstring at the lower back of the sweatshirt can become trapped during various activities of a child, leading to injury.

The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 14682.
 

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

 
Description: Pink colored sweatshirt with a hood and drawstrings with no free ends that emerge from the back of the garment (4 years).
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Cyprus
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 49
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Greece

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Alert number: A12/1750/17       
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product: Girls' sweatshirt
 
Brand: Pink Rabbit
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model: AX002 17WC210003
 
Batch number / Barcode: 210000257542
 
Risk type: Strangulation
 
The drawstrings in the hood can become trapped during various activities of a child, leading to strangulation.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the relevant European standard EN 14682.
 

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

 
Description: Pink and white colored sweatshirt with a hood and drawstrings at the neck area (4 years).
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Cyprus
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 49
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Greece

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Alert number: A12/1751/17       
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product: Girls' blouse
 
Brand: MISS IMAGE BEAUTIFUL GIRLS
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model: LF-8064 17WC130010
 
Batch number / Barcode: 2210000257924
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
The blouse has drawstrings at the back are too long and may become trapped during various activities of a child, causing injuries.

The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 14682.
 

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

 
Description: Pink blouse with a two-coloured stamp of a heart. The blouse bears drawstrings with free ends that emerge from the back of the garment.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Cyprus
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 49
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Greece

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Alert number: A12/1753/17       
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product: Girls' jacket
 
Brand: Fanny Look
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model: 9016 17WC050007
 
Batch number / Barcode: 2210000258587
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
The drawstring at the lower back and on the waist area of the sweatshirt can become trapped during various activities of a child, leading to injury.

The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 14682.
 

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

 
Description: Khaki and pink camouflage jacket with a hood, intended for 4 year old girls. The jacket bears drawstrings at the waist area longer than 14cm (25cm) and drawstrings with free ends that emerge from the back of the garment.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Cyprus
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 49
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Greece

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Alert number: A12/1754/17       
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product: Children’s clothing set
 
Brand: Modimix
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model: Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type: Choking
 
The small decorative elements (small stones) can easily be detached from the set and put in the mouth by a small child, causing choking.
 

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

 
Description: Children’s clothing set for girls (under 3 years), t-shirt and shorts both with decorative bow and a small stone.
Country of origin: Turkey
Alert submitted by: Bulgaria
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 49

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Alert number: A12/1755/17       
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product: Babies' shoes
 
Brand: t.f.tafyy
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model: Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type: Choking
 
The small decorative elements can easily detach from the shoes and be put in the mouth by a small child, causing choking.
 

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

 
Description: White soft baby shoes decorated with a ribbon, a rose and small rhinestones.
Country of origin: Turkey
Alert submitted by: Bulgaria
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 49

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Alert number: A12/1756/17       
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product: Children's jeans
 
Brand: SEAGULL
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model: NO: CSQ – 56776
 
Batch number / Barcode: 6817036567766
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
The drawstrings in the waist area may become trapped during various activities of a child, causing injuries.

The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 14682.
 

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

 
Description: Children's jeans with cardboard labels reading: "SEAGULL QUALITY GUARANTEED"
Country of origin: Turkey
Alert submitted by: Bulgaria
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 49

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Alert number: A12/1757/17       
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product: Children’s clothing set
 
Brand: „BABY DREAM”
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model: Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type: Choking
 
The small decorative stones can be easily detached from the garment. A small child may put them in the mouth and choke.

 

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

 
Description: Children's clothing set for girls consisting of a blouse, dress, baby shoes and a headband with glued rhinestones.
Country of origin: Turkey
Alert submitted by: Bulgaria
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 49

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Alert number: A12/1758/17       
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product: Children’s tracksuit pants
 
Brand: B & Q
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model: NO: BQ-3091
 
Batch number / Barcode: Barcode 8697576630919
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
The drawstrings in the waist area are too long and may become trapped during various activities of a child, causing injuries.

The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 14682.
 

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

 
Description: Children's tracksuit trousers with drawstrings in the waist area.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Bulgaria
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 49
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Poland

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Alert number: A12/1759/17       
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product: Babies' romper suit
 
Brand: Necix’s
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model: KOD: 2225
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type: Choking
 
The embroidered elements may be easily detached. A small child may put them in the mouth and choke on them.

 

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

 
Description: White baby romper suit with headband. The product is decorated with tulle flowers and butterflies made from rhinestones and beads. Sewn-in label reading: Cotton 100%
Country of origin: Turkey
Alert submitted by: Hungary
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 49

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Alert number: A12/1760/17       
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product: Baby’s shoes
 
Brand: Aidall
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model: 43500-13
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type: Choking
 
The small decorative elements (beads and flowers) can be easily detached from the shoes. A child may put them in the mouth and choke on them.

 

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

 
Description: Shoes with velcro for baby girls. The shoes are decorated with sewn flowers and beads. The product is available in black, white and pink colours. Packaging: cardboard box.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Hungary
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 49

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Alert number: A12/1702/17       
Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product: Travel plug adapter
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: All-in-one Universal Travel Adapter
 
Type / number of model: NO:931D
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type: Electric shock
 
The live pins on the back of the adapter are accessible when the adapter is inserted into an electrical socket.

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

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

 
Description: Travel plug adapter
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Germany
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 49

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Alert number: A12/1715/17       
Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product: Electric shaver
 
Brand: Best Hair Days
 
Name: Rechargable 6 Head Shaver
 
Type / number of model: 57-1380
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type: Environment
 
The cable contains short chain chlorinated paraffins (SCCPs) (measured value up to 0.98%).
The placing on the market and use of articles containing SCCPs is banned. SCCPs persist in the environment, are toxic to aquatic organisms at low concentrations and bioaccumulate in wildlife and humans, posing a risk to human health and the environment.
The product does not comply with the Regulation on persistent organic pollutants (POP Regulation).
 

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

 
Description: Silver-coloured shaver with 6 heads, packed in a cardboard box.
Country of origin: Hong Kong
Alert submitted by: Sweden
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 49

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Alert number: A12/1764/17       
Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product: Travel charger
 
Brand: Mocreo
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model: M1279588, C 161324, ST 033A
 
Batch number / Barcode: 216/T/10160066B
 
Risk type: Electric shock
 
Live pins are accessible during use.

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

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

 
Description: Travel charger for use in different countries.
Country of origin: Unknown
Alert submitted by: Sweden
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 49

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Alert number: A12/1763/17       
Category: Gas appliances and components
 
Product: Portable gas heater with gas regulator
 
Brand: Kingavon / IGT
 
Name: Gas Heater BB-PG150I
 
Type / number of model: Gas heater: BB-PG150I. IGT regulator: A235is
 
Batch number / Barcode: Regulator batch marked as 10/17LYF
 
Risk type: Fire
 
Gas leaks from the regulator once the gas heater is connected to a gas bottle, posing a risk of explosion and fire.
 

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

 
Description: IGT gas regulator supplied with 4.2kW portable gas heater (BB-PG150I). Heaters sold between 5-31 October 2017.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: United Kingdom
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 49
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Ireland

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Alert number: A12/1716/17       
Category: Hobby/sports equipment
 
Product: Gym ball
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Gym ball
 
Type / number of model: 26002-011-65
 
Batch number / Barcode: 7332867076618
 
Risk type: Environment
 
The plastic in the gym ball contains short chain chlorinated paraffins (SCCPs) (measured value up to 0.85%).
The placing on the market and use of articles containing SCCPs is banned. SCCPs persist in the environment, are toxic to aquatic organisms at low concentrations and bioaccumulate in wildlife and humans, posing a risk to human health and the environment.
The product does not comply with the Regulation on persistent organic pollutants (POP Regulation).
 

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

 
Description: Purple gym ball. Sold in a cardboard box which has images of a woman and a blue gym ball.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Sweden
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 49

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Alert number: A12/1718/17       
Category: Hobby/sports equipment
 
Product: Boxing gloves
 
Brand: Fighter
 
Name: Speed
 
Type / number of model: 15021-012
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type: Environment
 
Thee plastic contains short chain chlorinated paraffins (SCCPs) (measured value up to 0.44%).
The placing on the market and use of articles containing SCCPs is banned. SCCPs persist in the environment, are toxic to aquatic organisms at low concentrations and bioaccumulate in wildlife and humans, posing a risk to human health and the environment.
The product does not comply with the Regulation on persistent organic pollutants (POP Regulation).
 

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

 
Description: Black boxing gloves with gray and orange details and the text "fighter".
Country of origin: Pakistan
Alert submitted by: Sweden
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 49
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Norway

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Alert number: A12/1720/17       
Category: Jewellery
 
Product: Earrings
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model: OCT 117-3-003-95,3408278
 
Batch number / Barcode: 2200000810083
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The earrings release a high amount of nickel (measured value: 2.1 μg/cm²/week). Nickel is a strong sensitizer and can cause allergic reactions if present in articles that come into direct and prolonged contact with the skin.
The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.
 

Measures taken by economic operators: Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures, Warning consumers of the risks (By: Importer)

 
Description: Women's earrings with a paper label.
Country of origin: Russian Federation
Alert submitted by: Estonia
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 49

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Alert number: A12/1762/17       
Category: Lighting equipment
 
Product: Spotlight
 
Brand: Concord
 
Name: Beacon ES 50
 
Type / number of model: 2041879 BEACON ES50 S/C WHITE 240V, 2041880 BEACON ES50 S/C SILVER 240V, 2041881 BEACON ES50 S/C BLACK 240V, 2041882 BEACON ES50 3/C WHITE 240V, 2041883 BEACON ES50 3/C SILVER 240V, 2041884 BEACON ES50 3/C BLACK 240V.
 
Batch number / Barcode: 025768 418824
 
Risk type: Electric shock
 
The product has sharp metal edges which may damage the wire insulation when adjusting the spotlight head. This could lead to the user receiving an 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: Manufacturer)

 
Description: Spotlight luminaire, 50W, mains voltage.
Country of origin: United Kingdom
Alert submitted by: United Kingdom
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 49
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Norway

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Alert number: A12/1703/17       
Category: Motor vehicles
 
Product: Motorhome
 
Brand: Concorde
 
Name: Compact
 
Type / number of model: Type-approval numbers: e1*2001/116*0472, e1*2007/46*0849 and e1*2007/46*0920 Types: Compact TL, H-Line-Type Y, H-Line.
 
Batch number / Barcode: The vehicles affected were produced between 2008 and 2015.
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
The steel cable attached to the seatbelt buckle on the rear right-hand seat could be damaged and could break in the event of a road accident.
 

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

 
Description: Motorhome
Country of origin: Germany
Alert submitted by: Germany
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 49

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Alert number: A12/1706/17       
Category: Motor vehicles
 
Product: Passenger car
 
Brand: Citroën
 
Name: C-Zero
 
Type / number of model: e2*2007/46*0068*00, e2*2007/46*0068*01, e2*2007/46*0068*02, e2*2007/46*0068*03, e2*2007/46*0068*04, e2*2007/46*0068*05, e2*2007/46*0157*00
 
Batch number / Barcode: Manufactured between 11/10/2010 and 9/2/2017
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
A problem with an internal component of the passenger airbag deployment module could prevent the passenger airbag from being deployed in the event of a crash.
 

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 - 49
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Bulgaria, Croatia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Germany, Greece, Iceland, Ireland, Poland, Slovakia, Slovenia, Sweden, The Netherlands

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Alert number: A12/1708/17       
Category: Motor vehicles
 
Product: Passenger car
 
Brand: Peugeot
 
Name: iON
 
Type / number of model: e2*2007/46*0069*00, e2*2007/46*0069*01, e2*2007/46*0069*02, e2*2007/46*0069*03, e2*2007/46*0069*04, e2*2007/46*0069*05, e2*2007/46*0158*00,
 
Batch number / Barcode: Manufactured between 11/10/2010 and 9/5/2017
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
A problem with an internal component of the passenger airbag deployment module could prevent the passenger airbag from being deployed in the event of a crash.
 

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 - 49
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Bulgaria, Croatia, Estonia, Finland, Germany, Greece, Ireland, Poland, Slovakia, Slovenia, Sweden, The Netherlands

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Alert number: A12/1722/17       
Category: Motor vehicles
 
Product: Passenger car
 
Brand: Subaru
 
Name: Forester, Impreza, Legacy, Outback
 
Type / number of model: Type-approval numbers: e1*2007/46*0079*00-03, e13*2007/46*1074*00-03, e13*2001/116*0982*00-02, e1*2001/116*0485*01 – 04, e1*2001/116*0438*00-10; Types: SH, SHS, G3, BM/BR, BM/BRS
 
Batch number / Barcode: Production years concerned: Legacy/Outback: 2010 – 2012; Forester: 2009 – 2010; Impreza/WRX STi: 2008 – 2014.
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
A faulty relay could cause the secondary air-injection pump to malfunction and overheat. This could lead to a fire.
 

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

 
Description: Passenger car
Country of origin: Japan
Alert submitted by: Germany
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 49
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Denmark, Greece, Ireland, Poland, Slovakia, Slovenia, Sweden, The Netherlands

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Alert number: A12/1724/17       
Category: Motor vehicles
 
Product: Van
 
Brand: Renault
 
Name: Master
 
Type / number of model: MD : e2*2007/46*0020*22, VD : e2*2007/46*0050*22, MC : e2*2007/46*0017*18 and 19, VC : e2*2007/46*0050*14 , ME : e2*2007/46*0018*16, VE : e2*2007/46*0021*13, ML : e2*2007/46*0022*21, VL : e2*2007/46*0152*15, MB : e2*2007/46*0019*26, VB : e2*2207/46*0049*27, MA : e2*2007/46*0016*30, VA : e2*2007/46*0047*24,
 
Batch number / Barcode: The vehicles concerned have a diesel filter and were manufactured between 1 December 2016 and 2 February 2017.
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
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Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)

 
Description: Van
Country of origin: France
Alert submitted by: France
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 49
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Bulgaria, Croatia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Poland, Portugal, Slovakia, Slovenia, Sweden, The Netherlands

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Alert number: A12/1725/17       
Category: Motor vehicles
 
Product: Passenger car
 
Brand: Renault
 
Name: Twingo
 
Type / number of model: e2*2007/46*0457*08 et e2*2007/46*0457*09
 
Batch number / Barcode: The vehicles concerned were produced between 24 March 2017 and 14 June 2017.
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
The durability of the front left steering knuckle may be insufficient. The knuckle could consequently deteriorate affecting the steering of the vehicle.
 

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

 
Description: Passenger car
Country of origin: Slovenia
Alert submitted by: France
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 49
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Croatia, Denmark, Finland, Germany, Greece, Ireland, Poland, Portugal, Slovakia, Slovenia, The Netherlands

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Alert number: A12/1726/17       
Category: Motor vehicles
 
Product: Passenger car
 
Brand: Peugeot
 
Name: 208
 
Type / number of model: e2*2007/46*0070*38, e2*2007/46*0071*13
 
Batch number / Barcode: Manufactured between 8 June 2017 and 9 June 2017
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
The fixing screws of the wheel axles on the rear cross member may not be tightened correctly. As a result, they could loosen leading to a loss of vehicle control while driving.
 

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 - 49
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Denmark, Germany, Greece, Poland, Slovakia, Sweden, The Netherlands

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Alert number: A12/1727/17       
Category: Motor vehicles
 
Product: Passenger car
 
Brand: Citroën
 
Name: DS3
 
Type / number of model: E2*2007/46*0003*48
 
Batch number / Barcode: Manufactured between 8 June 2017 and 9 June 2017
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
The fixing screws of the wheel axles on the rear cross member may not be tightened correctly. As a result, they could loosen leading to a loss of vehicle control while driving.
 

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 - 49
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Denmark, The Netherlands

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Alert number: A12/1732/17       
Category: Motor vehicles
 
Product: Motorcycle
 
Brand: Indian
 
Name: Chief, Chief Classic, Chief Dark Horse, Chief Vintage Springfield, Springfield Dark Horse, Chieftain, Chieftain Classic, Chieftain Dark Horse, Chieftain Limited, Chieftain Elite
 
Type / number of model: Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode: Motorcycles built between 04/04/2017 and 16/08/2017.
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
The motorcycle may have been assembled with incorrect headlights for the destination country. The headlights could consequently dazzle other road users causing a road accident.
 

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

 
Description: Motorcycle
Country of origin: United States
Alert submitted by: United Kingdom
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 49

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Alert number: A12/1733/17       
Category: Motor vehicles
 
Product: Passenger car
 
Brand: Mercedes-Benz
 
Name: A-Class, B-Class, C-Class, E-Class, CLA, GLA, GLC, GLK
 
Type / number of model: Type approval number: e1*2007/46*1007, e1*2007/46*0928, e1*2007/46*0751, e1*2001/116*0470, e1*2007/46*1163, e1*2007/46*1207, e1*2001/116*0431, e1*2001/116*0457, e1*2001/116*0480, e1*2001/116*0464, e1*2001/116*0463, e1*2001/116*0502, e1*2001/116*0501, e1*2007/46*0200, e1*2007/46*0191, e1*2007/46*0335, e1*2001/116*0480 Typ:117, 176, 246, 245 G, 176 AMG, 245 G AMG, 204, 204 K, 204 X, 204 AMG, 204 K AMG, 207, 212, 212 K, 212 AMG, 212 K AMG
 
Batch number / Barcode: The vehicles in question were manufactured between 11/2011 and 07/2017.
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
The steering column is not sufficiently earthed. As a result, in the event of an electrostatic discharge, the driver's airbag may be triggered when not required. This could cause an accident.
 

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 - 49
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Bulgaria, Croatia, Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Luxembourg, Poland, Portugal, Slovakia, Slovenia, Sweden, The Netherlands

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Alert number: A12/1735/17       
Category: Motor vehicles
 
Product: Van
 
Brand: Mercedes-Benz
 
Name: V-Class, Vito
 
Type / number of model: e1*2007/46*0457*, e1*2007/46*0458*, e1*2007/46*0459* Type: 639/2, 639/4, 639/5
 
Batch number / Barcode: The vehicles in question were manufactured from January 2014 to June 2017.
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
The steering column is not sufficiently earthed. As a result, in the event of an electrostatic discharge, the driver's airbag may be triggered when not required. This could cause an accident.
 

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

 
Description: Van
Country of origin: Germany
Alert submitted by: Germany
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 49
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Bulgaria, Croatia, Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Luxembourg, Poland, Portugal, Slovenia, Sweden

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Alert number: A12/1717/17       
Category: Other
 
Product: Bathtub pillow
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Inflatable Bathtub Pillow
 
Type / number of model: Batch: 3743498
 
Batch number / Barcode: 7330878745691
 
Risk type: Environment
 
The white plastic in the pillow contains short chain chlorinated paraffins (SCCPs) (measured value up to 1.7%).
The placing on the market and use of articles containing SCCPs is banned. SCCPs persist in the environment, are toxic to aquatic organisms at low concentrations and bioaccumulate in wildlife and humans, posing a risk to human health and the environment.
The product does not comply with the Regulation on persistent organic pollutants (POP Regulation).
 

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

 
Description: Bathtub pillow in white plastic and blue terrycloth. Packaging in transparent plastic.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Sweden
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 49

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Alert number: A12/1709/17       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Plastic doll
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: MERRY CHRISTMAS
 
Type / number of model: NO.8866
 
Batch number / Barcode: 8555068513198, LG3359;
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The plastic material of the doll contains di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value up to 7.14% by weight). This phthalate may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to the reproductive system.

According to the REACH Regulation the phthalate DEHP is prohibited in all toys and childcare articles.

 

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

 
Description: Plastic doll with red and golden dress. Height: Around 25 cm.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Czech Republic
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 49

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Alert number: A12/1710/17       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Ball
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Set of inflatable plastic balls / LOPTA NA HRANIE / JÁTÉKLABDA
 
Type / number of model: Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode: 8586014450106
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The plastic material of the balls contains di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value: 3.17 % by weight). This phthalate may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to the reproductive system.

According to the REACH Regulation the phthalate DEHP is prohibited in all toys and childcare articles.

 

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

 
Description: Set of 3 inflatable balls, made of white, blue and orange plastic material. The balls are supplied in a plastic net with a label.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Czech Republic
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 49
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Slovakia

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Alert number: A12/1734/17       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Toy baseball set
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Baseball
 
Type / number of model: Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode: 7330878709051; Batch 4414068
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The plastic in the ball 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 phthalate DEHP is prohibited in all toys and childcare articles.
 

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

 
Description: Baseball set with a green plastic bat and a white ball. Packaged in a black net.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Sweden
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 49

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Alert number: A12/1736/17       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Wooden toy set
 
Brand: SpielMaus
 
Name: Holz-Rollbahn
 
Type / number of model: 415 06 369
 
Batch number / Barcode: 4018501046393
 
Risk type: Choking
 
The wheels can easily be detached from the toys, 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 taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)

 
Description: Wooden ramp with three rolling vehicles (green, blue, red).
Country of origin: Unknown
Alert submitted by: Germany
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 49
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Austria

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Alert number: A12/1739/17       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Fidget spinner
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Crazy Gyro Spinner + LED
 
Type / number of model: Art. No 61/6621, 24299 Product No 105908
 
Batch number / Barcode: 4029811386826
 
Risk type: Chemical, Injuries
 
The battery compartment can easily be opened without use of any tools and the button cell batteries inside are accessible. Children might put them in the mouth and swallow them, causing damage to their gastrointestinal tract.


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

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

 
Description: Fidget spinner with LED lights, supplied in a colourful cardboard box.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Finland
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 49
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Sweden

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Alert number: A12/1752/17       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Toy Pistol
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Combat Force 7
 
Type / number of model: NO:353-23D
 
Batch number / Barcode: 7392870172585
 
Risk type: Chemical, Environment
 
The plastic cord contains di-2-ethylhexyl phthalate (DEHP) (measured value up to 2.9%). According to the REACH Regulation the phthalate DEHP is prohibited in all toys and childcare articles.

In addition, it contains short chain chlorinated paraffins (SCCP) (measured value up to 0.7%) . The placing on the market and use of articles containing SCCPs is banned. SCCPs persist in the environment, are toxic to aquatic organisms at low concentrations and bioaccumulate in wildlife and humans, posing a risk to human health and the environment.
The product does not comply with the Regulation on persistent organic pollutants (POP Regulation).
 

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

 
Description: Sand coloured toy gun with blue, red and black details. Packaging: transparent blister with cardboard back.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Sweden
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 49

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Alert number: A12/1761/17       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Bath toy
 
Brand: Beaulossy
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model: BL4000015
 
Batch number / Barcode: 9910300025171
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The plastic toy contains di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value: 29% by weight) and di-butyl phthalate (DBP) (measured value: 0.21 % by weight). These phthalates may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to the reproductive system.

According to the REACH Regulation, DEHP and DBP phthalates 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: Bath plastic toy in the shape of a dog supplied in a plastic net.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Hungary
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 49
Other risk levels

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Alert number: A11/0145/17       
Category: Furniture
 
Product: Chair
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model: JX-012F001
 
Batch number / Barcode: 2000510826150
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
The chair has insufficient stability and strength and could consequently fall over or break during use, injuring the user.

The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 12520.
 

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

 
Description: Padded black chair. Legs in cylindrical shape of 25/16 mm diameter, made of steel tubes, welded with lateral connecting parts.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Lithuania
Risk level: Other
 
Year - Week:  2017 - 49