Rapid Alert System - Weekly Report

Report 6 (Published on: 09/02/2018)
The brand name of the product in notification A12/0109/18 in Report-2018-004 has been corrected. It is not the genuine product.

 
Weekly report on consumer products
Serious risk

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Alert number: A12/0175/18       
Category: Childcare articles and children's equipment
 
Product: Soother holder
 
Brand: Elodie details
 
Name: Pacifier clip
 
Type / number of model: 1) 103126 ("Angel Lace") , 2) 103154 ("Precious Puppy") , 3) 103156 ("Dots of Fauna"), 4) 103155 ("Petite Botanic"), 5) 103152 ("Sweet Honey")
 
Batch number / Barcode: 1) 7350041671527,, 2)7350041671558, , 3)7350041671565, , 4)7350041671541,, 5) 7350041671459
 
Risk type: Choking
 
The garment fastener breaks into pieces.
A child may put the small parts in the mouth and choke on them.

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

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

 
Description: Soother holders made of textile strap (different colours and patterns) and metallic garment fastener
Country of origin: Taiwan
Alert submitted by: Finland
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 6

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Alert number: A12/0181/18       
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product: Babies' cardigan
 
Brand: Nino Kids
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model: Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type: Choking
 
The small decorative elements can easily be detached from the garment.
A small child may put them in the mouth and choke on it.
 

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

 
Description: White knitted cardigan for little girls. The product is decorated with glued beads. Size: 1
Country of origin: Turkey
Alert submitted by: Hungary
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 6

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Alert number: A12/0190/18       
Category: Cosmetics
 
Product: False eyelash glue
 
Brand: BL
 
Name: Ultra Plus
 
Type / number of model: Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode: lot.nr 6JB9GP
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The glue contains hydroquinone (measured value: 0.11% by weight).
Hydroquinone can cause skin irritation and dermatitis.
The product does not comply with the Cosmetic Products Regulation.
 

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

 
Description: Bottle of eyelash glue in a black plastic bag.
Country of origin: Republic of Korea
Alert submitted by: Norway
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 6

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Alert number: A12/0191/18       
Category: Cosmetics
 
Product: False eyelash glue
 
Brand: Dina Bellè
 
Name: B-10
 
Type / number of model: Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The glue contains hydroquinone (measured value: 0.1% by weight).
Hydroquinone can cause skin irritation and dermatitis.
The product does not comply with the Cosmetic Products Regulation.
 

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

 
Description: Small white bottle with blue labelling, containing glue for false eyelashes.
Country of origin: Republic of Korea
Alert submitted by: Norway
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 6

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Alert number: A12/0192/18       
Category: Cosmetics
 
Product: Glue for false nails
 
Brand: KONAD
 
Name: Image Plate
 
Type / number of model: Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode: Lot nr. 8809109830509
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The glue contains hydroquinone (measured value 0.07% by weight).
Hydroquinone can cause skin irritation and dermatitis.
The product does not comply with the Cosmetic Products Regulation.
 

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

 
Description: A small, transparent bottle looking like a pen with pink labelling, sold in a plastic bag.
Country of origin: Republic of Korea
Alert submitted by: Norway
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 6

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Alert number: A12/0159/18       
Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product: Loudspeaker
 
Brand: Manta
 
Name: Bluetooth Speaker
 
Type / number of model: Power supply: LQ-0915
 
Batch number / Barcode: 5902510604301
 
Risk type: Electric shock
 
The electrical insulation of the power supply unit is inadequate.
The user could receive an electric shock from accessible metal parts.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 60065.
 

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

 
Description: Bluetooth loudspeaker supplied with a power supply. Sold in a cardboard package.
Country of origin: Poland
Alert submitted by: Finland
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 6
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Poland

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Alert number: A12/0165/18       
Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product: USB charger
 
Brand: Grundig / A.I. & E.
 
Name: USB POWER ADAPTOR
 
Type / number of model: 91617 / YC-CDA5
 
Batch number / Barcode: 8711252916170
 
Risk type: Electric shock
 
The electrical insulation of the power supply unit is inadequate.
The user could receive an electric shock from accessible metal parts.

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

 
Description: USB charger packed in blister with a white cardboard back.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Finland
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 6

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Alert number: A12/0170/18       
Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product: Surge protection device
 
Brand: LCTEC
 
Name: Ogranicznik Przepiec
 
Type / number of model: B+C / 30B+C-4-230/400/CT-C+C
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type: Fire
 
The overvoltage protection is inadequate.
Failure to limit transient overvoltages of atmospheric origin may damage the electrical installation and cause fire.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant standard IEC 61643.
 

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

 
Description: Surge protection device packaged in a plain cardboard box.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Poland
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 6

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Alert number: A12/0172/18       
Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product: Electric shaver
 
Brand: Gemei
 
Name: Rechargeable Shaver
 
Type / number of model: GM-9001
 
Batch number / Barcode: 6 957952 290017 (on the packaging); 8 033012 001170 (on a label)
 
Risk type: Electric shock
 
The conductor sleeves of the socket on the adapter are not recessed sufficiently.
The user could touch the conductor sleeves and receive an electric shock.

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

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

 
Description: Electric shaver with a built -in battery which can be charged via a supplied adapter which plugs into a mains socket. Packaging: cardboard box.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Hungary
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 6

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Alert number: A12/0173/18       
Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product: Hairdryer
 
Brand: Gemei
 
Name: PROFESSIONAL HAIR DRYER
 
Type / number of model: GM-1711
 
Batch number / Barcode: 6 957952 217113 (on the packaging); 8 029012 001104 (on the product)
 
Risk type: Burns, Electric shock, Fire
 
The hair dryer is not equipped with a thermal cut-out device. The plastic material of the casing is combustible.
The hair dryer can overheat and catch fire during use. Melted plastic can cause burns and leave live parts accessible that could lead to an electric shock if touched by users.

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

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

 
Description: White and pink electric hair dryer. Packaging: cardboard box.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Hungary
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 6

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Alert number: A12/0177/18       
Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product: Electric tap
 
Brand: IKON
 
Name: Heating Electric Faucet
 
Type / number of model: 1) Model: 11337, Ref.Nr. HY30-03, 2) Model: 11338, Ref.Nr. HY30-03
 
Batch number / Barcode: 1) 3856019113371, 2) 3856019113388
 
Risk type: Electric shock
 
Accessible parts have only basic insulation.
In case of damage to the basic insulation, the user could receive an electric shock.

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

 
Description: Electric water heating tap in cardboard box.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Croatia
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 6

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Alert number: A12/0178/18       
Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product: Toaster
 
Brand: Crown
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model: CT-828
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type: Burns, Fire
 
The product may overheat catching fire during use or causing burns to the user.
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: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Distributor)

 
Description: Two slice pop-up toaster
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Malta
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 6

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Alert number: A12/0179/18       
Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product: Food mixer
 
Brand: Floria
 
Name: Hand Mixer
 
Type / number of model: ZLN7567
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type: Fire
 
The product is not sufficiently resistant to heat.
Overheating of the product could lead to a fire.

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: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Distributor)

 
Description: Food mixer in cardboard box.
Country of origin: Unknown
Alert submitted by: Malta
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 6

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Alert number: A12/0180/18       
Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product: Blender
 
Brand: Princess
 
Name: Blender2Go
 
Type / number of model: 217400
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type: Electric shock
 
If the jar is overfilled, the moisture could conduct electricity to controls and thus electrocuting user.
The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the European Standard EN 60335.
 

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

 
Description: Blender with glass jar and drinking bottle. Packed in a cardboard box.
Country of origin: The Netherlands
Alert submitted by: Malta
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 6

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Alert number: A12/0185/18       
Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product: Food mixer
 
Brand: DCG
 
Name: Mixer with Whisks
 
Type / number of model: HM815N
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type: Electric shock
 
Live parts are accessible.
The user could touch the live parts and receive an electric shock.

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

 
Description: Hand-held food mixer in cardboard box.
Country of origin: Unknown
Alert submitted by: Malta
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 6

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Alert number: A12/0186/18       
Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product: Toaster
 
Brand: OMEGA
 
Name: 2 SLICE TOASTER
 
Type / number of model: TT-01
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type: Burns, Fire
 
The product may overheat and is prone to burst into flames causing burns to the user and setting fire to the house.
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: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Distributor)

 
Description: Two-slice, pop-up toaster in white colour.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Malta
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 6
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Germany

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Alert number: A12/0187/18       
Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product: Food Mixer
 
Brand: VOX
 
Name: Hand Mixer
 
Type / number of model: MX-8021A3 Power mixx 400w
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type: Electric shock
 
Live parts are accessible
The user could touch the live parts and receive an electric shock.

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: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Distributor)

 
Description: Hand-held food mixer in a cardboard box.
Country of origin: The Netherlands
Alert submitted by: Malta
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 6

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Alert number: A12/0160/18       
Category: Machinery
 
Product: Heater
 
Brand: Draper
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model: DSH-IR30 54046
 
Batch number / Barcode: SF2-1407
 
Risk type: Fire
 
Combustion of unburnt diesel fuel may take place outside of the combustion chamber on the heating plate.
The fuel may flare up, creating a potential fire risk.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Machinery Directive.
 

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

Company recall page: 

 
Description: Infra-red diesel heater on trolley wheels, 124,000 BTU (34kW). No packaging.
Country of origin: Republic of Korea
Alert submitted by: United Kingdom
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 6

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Alert number: A12/0163/18       
Category: Motor vehicles
 
Product: Passenger car
 
Brand: Skoda
 
Name: Citigo, Rapid
 
Type / number of model: Type-approval numbers: e13*2007/46*1169*, e11*2007/46*0250* Types: AA, NH
 
Batch number / Barcode: The vehicles affected were produced between 29 March and 24 April 2017.
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
The towing eye fitted to the vehicle may be defective.
The towing eye fitted to the vehicle may break during use and the tow-rope may strike persons.
 

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

 
Description: Passenger car
Country of origin: Czech Republic, Slovakia
Alert submitted by: Germany
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 6
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Sweden, The Netherlands

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Alert number: A12/0168/18       
Category: Motor vehicles
 
Product: Passenger car / van
 
Brand: Ford
 
Name: Various models
 
Type / number of model: Kuga, Focus, C-Max, Fiesta ST, Transit Connect
 
Batch number / Barcode: Vehicles built between 02/06/2010 and 20/12/2014.
 
Risk type: Fire
 
Localised overheating of the engine cylinder head can occur due to the engine not containing sufficient coolant.
This may cause the cylinder head to crack, causing a pressurised oil leak that may result in a fire in the engine compartment.
 

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

 
Description: Passenger car / van
Country of origin: Spain
Alert submitted by: United Kingdom
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 6
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Poland, Sweden, The Netherlands

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Alert number: A12/0169/18       
Category: Motor vehicles
 
Product: Passenger car
 
Brand: Ford
 
Name: Focus, C-MAX
 
Type / number of model: Type approval numbers: TR*2007/46*7392*05, E13*2007/46*1138*21 and E13*2007/46*1103*19.
 
Batch number / Barcode: The alloy wheels were manufactured between 26/09/2016 and 10/10/2016.
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
The alloy wheels may have a casting defect which could lead to a premature fatigue crack.
This could result in an unexpected alloy wheel failure which could cause the driver to lose 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: United Kingdom
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 6
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Estonia, Poland, Sweden, The Netherlands

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Alert number: A12/0174/18       
Category: Motor vehicles
 
Product: Motorcycle
 
Brand: KTM, Husquarna
 
Name: KTM 1290 Superduke GT
 
Type / number of model: KTM 690 DUKE R, MJ 15 KTM 1290 SUPER DUKE R, MJ15 KTM 1290 SUPER DUKE GT, MJ16 FS 450 MJ 16-18
 
Batch number / Barcode: Model years 2015 - 2018
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
A possible weakness in the brake piston may cause cracks.
Cracks in the brake piston could lead to brake failure.
 

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

Company recall page: 

 
Description: Motorcycle
Country of origin: Austria
Alert submitted by: Austria
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 6
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Denmark, Estonia, Poland, Sweden, The Netherlands

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Alert number: A12/0189/18       
Category: Motor vehicles
 
Product: Vehicle component
 
Brand: Petri+Lehr
 
Name: Multima Pro
 
Type / number of model: Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode: Produced between 1 January 2016 and 30 June 2017 are affected.
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
A defective weld may cause breakage of a component of the manual control device for the brake and accelerator pedal.
This could considerably impair the operation of the brake and accelerator pedal, and may even lead to complete failure of the brake function.
 

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

 
Description: Handcontrol for wheelchair users.
Country of origin: Germany
Alert submitted by: Germany
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 6

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Alert number: A12/0158/18       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Toy pushchair
 
Brand: Tiachen
 
Name: Doll Stroller
 
Type / number of model: ITEM: 7700 (on the pack) ITEM: 28279 (on the label)
 
Batch number / Barcode: 7521890282794 (on the label)
 
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): Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description: A pink folding pushchair for dolls decorated with flowers, packed in a transparent plastic bag.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Slovakia
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 6

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Alert number: A12/0161/18       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Toy scooter
 
Brand: IKO Idea for life
 
Name: Kick Board SCOOTER
 
Type / number of model: N.79926
 
Batch number / Barcode: 8585030079926
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
The front fork is not sufficiently resistant to load and can deform in the event of an impact and the front wheel is to small and could get stuck in holes in the ground.
This can cause the child to lose balance and fall.

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: Toy scooter packed in a cardboard box.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Slovakia
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 6

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Alert number: A12/0162/18       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Toy gun
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: SUPER SHOOTING
 
Type / number of model: NO: 555-3
 
Batch number / Barcode: 5104732152848
 
Risk type: Choking
 
The suction cups can be easily detached from the projectiles.
If a child puts the projectile in the mouth, the suction cup may detach and obstruct the airways.

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

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

 
Description: A colourful plastic gun and four foam projectiles with suction cups, supplied in a blister pack with cardboard back.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Slovakia
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 6

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Alert number: A12/0164/18       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Building blocks kit
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: TOYS
 
Type / number of model: STC959136
 
Batch number / Barcode: 6991209591366
 
Risk type: Choking
 
Small children may put some of the blocks (14 orange wheels) 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 (to: Retailer): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures, Warning consumers of the risks

 
Description: A kit consisting of 36 plastic blocks of various shapes and colours, wrapped in a transparent plastic bag.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Slovakia
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 6

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Alert number: A12/0166/18       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Plastic doll
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: GIRL FASHION Series
 
Type / number of model: YX014
 
Batch number / Barcode: 8590042092559 The code does not exist, A9255D3V240A201 / A9255D2V240A201
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The plastic material of the doll contains bis (2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value 9.54% by weight).
This phthalate may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to the reproductive system.

The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.
 

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

 
Description: Plastic doll about 26 cm tall with long pink hair pulled back in a ponytail. The dress can be seen in different colours. The package is approx. 31x8x12cm.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Czech Republic
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 6

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Alert number: A12/0167/18       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Plastic doll
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Sofia the First
 
Type / number of model: Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode: 3-576-24, 8591003269638 , TB-2720
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The plastic material of the doll contains bis (2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value 14.6% by weight).
This phthalate may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to the reproductive system.

The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.
 

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

 
Description: Plastic doll “Sofia the First, BEAUTIFUL PRINCESS“ is about 15 cm tall with long hair. Packed in a cardboard box with transparent window.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Czech Republic
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 6

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Alert number: A12/0171/18       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Set of plastic dolls
 
Brand: GAZELO toys
 
Name: Vogue GIRL
 
Type / number of model: NO.263-D
 
Batch number / Barcode: 5907773985679 , G090105-263D-25-4557
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The plastic material of the dolls contains di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value: 24.5% by weight).
This phthalate may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to the reproductive system.

The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.
 

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

 
Description: Set of 3 dolls (family). The pack contains additional dresses.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Czech Republic
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 6

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Alert number: A12/0176/18       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Rattle
 
Brand: meibeile
 
Name: Baby rattle set
 
Type / number of model: 12289
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type: Choking
 
The toy may easily break, generating small parts (rotating ball).
A small child may put the small part into 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): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures

 
Description: Red and green coloured rattle in the form of a flower with a rotating yellow ball with a painted face. Made of hard transparent and non-transparent plastic.The toy is packed in plastic packaging.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Lithuania
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 6

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Alert number: A12/0182/18       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Wooden toy train
 
Brand: Le Toy Van / Petilou
 
Name: Bunny Train
 
Type / number of model: PL026
 
Batch number / Barcode: Barcode: 5 060023 42026 6, Batch codes: 026/1016/LTV03, 026/2316/LTV24, 026/4116/LTV59, 026/1217/LTV10
 
Risk type: Choking
 
The small plastic ears of the 2 smaller bunnies may break off. 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 with the relevant European standard EN 71-1.
 

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

 
Description: Wooden, pull-along train made of 3 carriages which hold 1 large "Mummy" rabbit , 2 smaller baby rabbits and 3 carrots. Product is packaged in a coloured box.
Country of origin: Indonesia
Alert submitted by: United Kingdom
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 6
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Estonia

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Alert number: A12/0183/18       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Plastic swing
 
Brand: KBT
 
Name: Trix baby seat
 
Type / number of model: Trix
 
Batch number / Barcode: 5413050011509
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
The knots of the rope can come loose and detach from the seat.
A child could consequently fall from the swing.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 71-8.
 

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

 
Description: Plastic swing with a detachable backrest and a removable T-shaped part. Packaging: cardboard box
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Hungary
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 6

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Alert number: A12/0184/18       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Plastic swing
 
Brand: Technok
 
Name: Hinta
 
Type / number of model: Art. 1790; 7087 (on the label)
 
Batch number / Barcode: 4823037601790
 
Risk type: Choking, Injuries
 
The knots of the rope can come loose and detach from the seat and the whistle on the horn comes off easily, generating a small part.
A child may fall from the swing or put the small part in the mouth, causing choking.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 71-8.
 

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

 
Description: Plastic swing for outdoor and indoor use, available in various colours. The swing rope is knotted under the seat and the swing is equipped with a horn.
Country of origin: Ukraine
Alert submitted by: Hungary
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 6

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Alert number: A12/0188/18       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Magnetic putty
 
Brand: Peanfun
 
Name: Peanfun Magnetic Putty
 
Type / number of model: Purple
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type: Choking, Injuries
 
The product includes a small loose magnet with a high magnetic flux.
If a child swallows this small magnet and other metallic objects, they could attract one another causing intestinal blockage or perforation or 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: Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures

 
Description: Magnetic putty with a small magnet and small “sticky eyes” supplied in a tin. The putty comes in various colours.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: United Kingdom
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 6