Rapid Alert System - Weekly Report

Report 7 (Published on: 16/02/2018)
Notification A11/0103/17 in report 2017-029 has been updated to indicate the batch numbers affected.
Notification A12/1335/17 from report 2017-040 has been withdrawn at the request of the notifying authority following further tests that show that the product does not pose risk to the health of consumers.

 
Weekly report on consumer products
Serious risk

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Alert number: A12/0220/18       
Category: Chemical products
 
Product: Aerosol snow spray
 
Brand: NATALUNA Decorazioni
 
Name: Neve Spray floccata
 
Type / number of model: Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type: Burns
 
The spray contains a highly flammable colourant and there are no pictograms indicating ‘highly flammable and irritant’ on the packaging.
If it catches fire the user could suffer burns.

The product does not comply with the classification, labelling and packaging (CLP) regulation.
 

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

 
Description: Decorative aerosol ‘Snow spray' packed in a cardboard box with the indication that it is for professional use’, although easily findable for consumers.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Italy
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 7

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Alert number: A12/0210/18       
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product: Children’s jacket
 
Brand: FILIP KID'S FASHION (FKF)
 
Name: JOPICA
 
Type / number of model: 14083
 
Batch number / Barcode: 8606018598762
 
Risk type: Strangulation
 
There are drawstrings with free ends in the hood.
These drawstrings 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 taken by economic operators: Making the marketing of the product subject to prior conditions (By: Importer)

 
Description: Jacket with drawstring with free ends in the hood for 12-year old children (size 158).
Country of origin: Serbia
Alert submitted by: Slovenia
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 7

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Alert number: A12/0211/18       
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product: Children’s jacket
 
Brand: FILIP KID'S FASHION (FKF)
 
Name: TRENIRKA
 
Type / number of model: 13882
 
Batch number / Barcode: 8606018596751
 
Risk type: Strangulation
 
There are drawstrings with free ends in the hood.
These drawstrings 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 taken by economic operators: Making the marketing of the product subject to prior conditions (By: Importer)

 
Description: Jacket with drawstring with free ends in the hood for 10-year old children (size 146).
Country of origin: Serbia
Alert submitted by: Slovenia
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 7

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Alert number: A12/0212/18       
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product: Children’s jacket
 
Brand: FILIP KID'S FASHION
 
Name: DUKS JAKNA
 
Type / number of model: 13799
 
Batch number / Barcode: 8606018595921
 
Risk type: Strangulation
 
There are drawstrings with free ends in the hood.
These drawstrings may become trapped during various activities of a child, leading to strangulation.

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

Measures taken by economic operators: Making the marketing of the product subject to prior conditions (By: Importer)

 
Description: Jacket with drawstring with free ends in the hood for 10-year old children (size 146).
Country of origin: Serbia
Alert submitted by: Slovenia
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 7

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Alert number: A12/0213/18       
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product: Children’s jacket
 
Brand: KIPSTA
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model: 2075775, 2075776
 
Batch number / Barcode: 3583788360810, 3583788360933
 
Risk type: Strangulation
 
There are drawstrings in the neck area. These can become trapped during various activities of a child, leading to strangulation.
The product does not comply with the relevant European Standard EN 14682.
 

Measures taken by economic operators: Making the marketing of the product subject to prior conditions (By: Distributor)

 
Description: Children’s jacket with elastic drawstring with protruding loops of 16 cm long in the hood; sizes 115-124, 125-132.
Country of origin: Vietnam
Alert submitted by: Slovenia
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 7
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Sweden

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Alert number: A12/0217/18       
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product: Babies' clothing set
 
Brand: PICK OUIC
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  Ref. 5511219
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type: Choking
 
The buttons detach easily from the clothing.
A small child could put them in the mouth and choke.

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

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

 
Description: Blue dungarees and white shirt, both with buttons, for babies.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Spain
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 7

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Alert number: A12/0219/18       
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product: Babies' dress
 
Brand: The F1rst
 
Name: Vestidito bebé Caponata
 
Type / number of model: Art. 3020000009788 Malachite 1040
 
Batch number / Barcode:  88341521
 
Risk type: Choking
 
The buttons detach easily from the garment.
A small child could put them in the mouth and choke.

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

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

 
Description: Babies' dress with flower pattern and 9 buttons.
Country of origin: India
Alert submitted by: Spain
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 7

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Alert number: A12/0206/18       
Category: Cosmetics
 
Product: Eyeshadow palette
 
Brand: The Bronze Palette
 
Name: EYESHADOW
 
Type / number of model: Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The product contains arsenic (measured value up to 4.87 mg/kg), lead (measured value up to 27 mg/kg), nickel (measured value up to 41.8 mg/kg) and chromium VI (measured value up to 43.6 mg/kg).
Arsenic is carcinogenic, exposure to lead is harmful for human health and can cause irreversible neurotoxicity. Nickel can cause skin irritation and induce sensitisation or elicit allergic responses. Chromium VI is sensitising and may trigger allergic reactions.

The product does not comply with the Cosmetic Products Regulation.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Destruction of the product

 
Description: White box containing an eyeshadow palette with nine colours.
Country of origin: Unknown
Alert submitted by: Ireland
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 7

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Alert number: A12/0207/18       
Category: Cosmetics
 
Product: Lipstick
 
Brand: MATTE LIQUID
 
Name: LIPSTICK & LINER
 
Type / number of model: Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The product contains arsenic (measured value: 1.35 mg/kg), lead (measured value: 9.48 mg/kg), nickel (measured value: 8.03 mg/kg) and chromium VI (measured value: 16.3 mg/kg).
Arsenic is carcinogenic, exposure to lead is harmful for human health and can cause irreversible neurotoxicity. Nickel can cause skin irritation and induce sensitisation or elicit allergic responses. Chromium VI is sensitising and may trigger allergic reactions.

The product does not comply with the Cosmetic Products Regulation.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Destruction of the product

 
Description: White and pink cardboard box with coloured lips containing a liquid lipstick and lip liner (various shades).
Country of origin: Unknown
Alert submitted by: Ireland
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 7

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Alert number: A12/0226/18       
Category: Cosmetics
 
Product: Sunscreen
 
Brand: Lovea
 
Name: SPF 30 Haute Protection
 
Type / number of model: 203577/2
 
Batch number / Barcode: LOT 0641C9901, EAN 3506770303022
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The cream contains methylisothiazolinone (MI) (measured value 0.011% by weight).
Dermal contact with MI containing products can provoke allergic contact dermatitis to sensitised persons.

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: Suncream packaged in a white 50 ml tube with other data, such as directions for use, ingredients, article number etc.
Country of origin: France
Alert submitted by: Estonia
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 7

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Alert number: A12/0224/18       
Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product: Travel plug adapter
 
Brand: Celly
 
Name: Multi Charger
 
Type / number of model: UTC01
 
Batch number / Barcode: 8021735105213
 
Risk type: Electric shock
 
Two plugs can be opened at the same time and are connected electrically.
If one of the plugs is inserted in a socket, the user could touch the pins of the other plug and receive an electric shock.

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: Travel plug adapter with USB output, sold in a cardboard box.
Country of origin: Italy
Alert submitted by: Finland
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 7

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Alert number: A12/0230/18       
Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product: Aroma diffuser
 
Brand: Seruman
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model: GRT-120100 AC/DC (Adapter) GX-11 k (Aroma diffuser)
 
Batch number / Barcode: SN: 1709025367
 
Risk type: Electric shock
 
The electrical insulation of the transformer of the power supply is inadequate.
Accessible parts could become live.

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: Import rejected at border (By: Importer)

 
Description: Plastic aroma diffuser supplied with a power supply. Packed in a brown cardboard box.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: United Kingdom
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 7

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Alert number: A12/0229/18       
Category: Lighting chains
 
Product: LED lighting chain
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: MULTI FUNCTION
 
Type / number of model: Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode: 4772020001119
 
Risk type: Electric shock
 
The cable is not properly attached and the control device is not mechanically solid.
Live parts can become accessible as a result.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 60598.
 

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

 
Description: LED lighting chain with cardboard packaging.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Lithuania
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 7

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Alert number: A12/0199/18       
Category: Lighting equipment
 
Product: LED light
 
Brand: LED Storm
 
Name: Tehokas LED työvalaisin
 
Type / number of model: ZPC251218000 (charger), 5712 (light)
 
Batch number / Barcode: 6430050627560
 
Risk type: Electric shock
 
The electrical insulation of the transformer of the charger is inadequate.
The accessible output connector could become live.

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

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

 
Description: LED light supplied with a power supply ("AC/DC charger"). Sold in a cardboard box.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Finland
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 7

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Alert number: A12/0201/18       
Category: Lighting equipment
 
Product: LED ceiling light
 
Brand: V-TAC
 
Name: LED Panellight
 
Type / number of model: Light: VT-607, LED Power supply: VT-607(4-7)x1W)
 
Batch number / Barcode: 3800230629753
 
Risk type: Electric shock
 
The electrical insulation of the transformer of the power supply is inadequate.
The accessible output connector of the power supply could become live.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 60598.
 

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

 
Description: LED luminaire supplied with a power supply ("LED driver"). Sold in a cardboard box.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Finland
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 7
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Greece, Slovenia

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Alert number: A12/0223/18       
Category: Lighting equipment
 
Product: LED floodlight
 
Brand: Deuzer
 
Name: LED valonheitin
 
Type / number of model: 27174 (light), HYK12-0841000 (Power supply unit)
 
Batch number / Barcode: 6438022271742
 
Risk type: Electric shock
 
The electrical insulation between the enamel insulated primary and secondary windings is insufficient. The accessible power of the DC supply output could consequently become live.
The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 62560.
 

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

 
Description: LED floodlight supplied with a power supply "Switching power supply" sold in a white-black cardboard package.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Finland
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 7

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Alert number: A12/0197/18       
Category: Motor vehicles
 
Product: Gas regulator
 
Brand: Tescom
 
Name: 20-1100 Series
 
Type / number of model: Type-approval number: 000141; type: 20-11
 
Batch number / Barcode: Produced between 1 February 2017 and 31 October 2017
 
Risk type: Fire
 
Owing to a damaged ‘O’ ring, the gas regulator could leak at the screw thread of the solenoid valve.
Escaping gas could lead to an explosion.
 

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

 
Description: Regulator for compressed natural gas vehicles
Country of origin: Germany
Alert submitted by: Germany
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 7
Products were found and measures were taken also in: The Netherlands

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Alert number: A12/0198/18       
Category: Motor vehicles
 
Product: Motorcycle
 
Brand: Ducati
 
Name: Various models
 
Type / number of model: Models: Scrambler, Multistrada, Monster, XDiavel, Panigale, Type-approval numbers: e49*168/2013*00017, e3*2002/24*0563, e3*168/2013*00010, e49*168/2013*00006, e49*168/2013*00009, e49*2002/24*0001* e49*168/2013*00025 Type: KC, A2, AC, MA, GA, H9, HC
 
Batch number / Barcode: The vehicles concerned were manufactured between 2015 and 2018.
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
The floating piston in the front radial cylinder for the front brake may be faulty.
This could lead to a reduction in brake effectiveness.
 

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

 
Description: Motorcycle
Country of origin: Italy
Alert submitted by: Germany
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 7
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Croatia, Estonia, Greece, Poland, Slovenia, Sweden

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Alert number: A12/0200/18       
Category: Motor vehicles
 
Product: Motorcycle
 
Brand: Aprilia
 
Name: RSV4 - Tuono 1100
 
Type / number of model: Type approval number: e11*168/2013*00255*00 e11*168/2013*00253*01 e11*2002/24*0749*05 rev * Type: KG, KE, RK
 
Batch number / Barcode: The vehicles concerned were produced between 2015 and 2017.
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
There may be a fault with the front brake system.
The fault could lead to a reduction in braking performance and the risk of an accident.
 

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

 
Description: Motorcycle
Country of origin: Italy
Alert submitted by: Germany
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 7
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Estonia, Greece, Poland, Slovakia, Slovenia, Sweden, The Netherlands

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Alert number: A12/0203/18       
Category: Motor vehicles
 
Product: Passenger car
 
Brand: VW
 
Name: Sharan, Volkswagen CC
 
Type / number of model: Type approval number: e1*2001/116*0468* Type: 3CC Model: Volkswagen CC Type approval number: e1*2007/46*0401* Type: 7N
 
Batch number / Barcode: The vehicles concerned were manufactured between 13 September 2016 and 7 November 2016.
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
A welded joint in the gas generator of the front passenger airbag may be faulty.
This means that, in the event of an accident, the airbag may not deploy properly.
 

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:  2018 - 7
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Croatia, Ireland, Slovenia, Sweden, The Netherlands

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Alert number: A12/0204/18       
Category: Motor vehicles
 
Product: Passenger car
 
Brand: Audi
 
Name: Q3
 
Type / number of model: Type approval number: e1 * 2007/46 * 0591 * .. Type: 8U
 
Batch number / Barcode: The vehicles concerned were manufactured between September 2016 and November 2016.
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
A welded joint in the gas generator of the front passenger airbag may be faulty.
This means that, in the event of an accident, the airbag may not deploy properly.
 

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:  2018 - 7
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Croatia, Finland, Slovakia, Slovenia, Sweden, The Netherlands

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Alert number: A12/0205/18       
Category: Motor vehicles
 
Product: Passenger car
 
Brand: Honda
 
Name: Various models
 
Type / number of model: Model (Code): Civic (FD1,FD3), CR-V (RE5, RE6), Jazz (GE6, GG1, GG2, GG3, GG6), Insight (ZE2); Model year: 2010.
 
Batch number / Barcode: Production period: January 2009 – November 2010
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
In the event of deployment of the airbag, the internal pressure of the airbag may be excessive.
The metal inflator casing may rupture and metal fragments can be propelled through the airbag and into the vehicle compartment.
 

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

 
Description: Passenger car
Country of origin: China, Japan, United Kingdom
Alert submitted by: Portugal
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 7
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Croatia, Denmark, Greece, Iceland, Poland, Slovenia, The Netherlands

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Alert number: A12/0208/18       
Category: Motor vehicles
 
Product: Passenger car
 
Brand: Lexus, Toyota
 
Name: NX300h, RX450h, Prius
 
Type / number of model: Model: Lexus NX300h, Lexus RX450h and Toyota Prius; EC-type approval number: e6*2007/46*0111 (NX300h), e6*2007/46*0163 (RX450h), e11*2007/46*2971 (Prius).
 
Batch number / Barcode: Production year: 2015
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
There could be a fault with the pressure sensors for the airbag system.
This could lead to the non-deployment of the side/curtain shield airbags and/or front airbags, increasing the risk of injury to the occupants in the event of a crash.
 

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

 
Description: Passenger car
Country of origin: Japan
Alert submitted by: Portugal
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 7
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Croatia, Denmark, Greece, Hungary, Poland, Slovenia, The Netherlands

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Alert number: A12/0221/18       
Category: Motor vehicles
 
Product: Passenger car
 
Brand: Peugeot
 
Name: 4008
 
Type / number of model: e2*2007/46*0115*04, e2*2007/46*0115*05, e2*2007/46*0115*06
 
Batch number / Barcode: Vehicles manufactured between 5/12/2016 and 1/7/2016
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
There could be a fault with the power relay for the engine control unit.
This could lead to the engine stalling 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:  2018 - 7
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Sweden

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Alert number: A12/0222/18       
Category: Motor vehicles
 
Product: Passenger car
 
Brand: Citroën
 
Name: C4 Aircross
 
Type / number of model: e2*2007/46*0117*04, e2*2007/46*0117*05, e2*2007/46*0117*06
 
Batch number / Barcode: Vehicles manufactured between 17/12/2014 and 1/7/2016
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
There could be a fault with the power relay for the engine control unit.
This could lead to the engine stalling 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:  2018 - 7
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Bulgaria, Slovenia

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Alert number: A12/0228/18       
Category: Motor vehicles
 
Product: Motorcycle
 
Brand: Husqvarna
 
Name: FS450
 
Type / number of model: Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode: The vehicles concerned were manufactured between 2015 and 2017
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
The actuating piston on the front wheel master brake cylinder may be defective.
This could lead to reduced brake effectiveness.
 

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

 
Description: Motorcycle
Country of origin: Austria
Alert submitted by: Germany
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 7
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Poland, Sweden

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Alert number: A12/0194/18       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Plastic doll
 
Brand: Toys Group
 
Name: Girls Beautiful
 
Type / number of model: TG370293-8251-288
 
Batch number / Barcode: EAN: 5902553801026
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The plastic material of the doll contains di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value: 4.87% by weight), di-butyl phthalate (DBP) (measured value: 0.24% by weight).
These phthalates may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to the reproductive system. It also contains di-isononyl phthalate (DINP) (measured value: 1.47 % by weight).

The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.
 

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

 
Description: Plastic doll with plastic accessories packaged in a cardboard box with plastic window.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Poland
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 7

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Alert number: A12/0195/18       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Children's mask
 
Brand: JUMI
 
Name: Maska potwora z kapturem
 
Type / number of model: H-260344
 
Batch number / Barcode: EAN: 5900410260344
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The plastic material of the mask contains di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value: 4.53% 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: Importer): Import rejected at border

 
Description: Blue and red monster mask with textile hood.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Poland
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 7

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Alert number: A12/0196/18       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Plastic doll
 
Brand: Country Belle
 
Name: Lady Pink
 
Type / number of model: G089752
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The plastic material of the doll contains di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value: 0.3% 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: Importer): Import rejected at border

 
Description: Plastic doll with accessories packaged in a printed cardboard box with plastic window.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Poland
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 7

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Alert number: A12/0202/18       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Teething toy
 
Brand: Oli & Carol
 
Name: Gilbert le lapin
 
Type / number of model: L-FRT-UNIT-RABBIT
 
Batch number / Barcode: 8437015928258
 
Risk type: Choking
 
The rabbit's ears protrude.
A small child could put them in the mouth where they can get stuck and obstruct the airways.

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

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

 
Description: Rabbit-shaped teething toy.
Country of origin: Unknown
Alert submitted by: France
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 7

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Alert number: A12/0209/18       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Slide
 
Brand: Flair
 
Name: Children' slide
 
Type / number of model: DINO
 
Batch number / Barcode: 5995875703536
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
The slide is not sufficiently stable.
The slide can tip over during use and children might suffer injuries.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toys Safety Directive and with 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: Colourful plastic slide for children older than 2 years. Maximum load capacity - by label - 25 kg. Packaging: cardboard box
Country of origin: Hungary
Alert submitted by: Hungary
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 7

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Alert number: A12/0214/18       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Plastic doll set
 
Brand: P.H. KRIS - TAEM
 
Name: Lalki para
 
Type / number of model: ITEM NO. 00-04287
 
Batch number / Barcode: 5906160204287
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The plastic material of the dolls contains 2-ethylhexyl phthalate (DEHP) (measured value: 10.6% by weight).
This phthalate may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to the reproductive system. It also contains di-isononyl phthalate (DINP) (measured value: 16.4 % by weight).

The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.
 

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

 
Description: Set of three plastic dolls packaged in a plastic bag.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Poland
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 7

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Alert number: A12/0215/18       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Bath toy set
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Yellow Duck
 
Type / number of model: 20411153
 
Batch number / Barcode: 5420023179272
 
Risk type: Choking
 
Small plastic parts (squeaking element) may easily detach from the toy.
A small child may 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 taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Importer)

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Description: 6 bath ducks in a transparent plastic bag.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Belgium
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 7

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Alert number: A12/0216/18       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Toy plastic cars
 
Brand: SAMEFAS
 
Name: City Rescue
 
Type / number of model: Ref.: 4693 and 4694
 
Batch number / Barcode: 8435114945961 and 8435114946944
 
Risk type: Choking
 
The yellow rubber parts of the wheels can come off and break, generating small parts.
A child may put them in the mouth and choke.

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

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

 
Description: Set of little plastic cars of various colours. Packaging: cardboard box.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Spain
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 7

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Alert number: A12/0218/18       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Fancy-dress mask
 
Brand: JOJA
 
Name: Masque d'horreur
 
Type / number of model: HAL114
 
Batch number / Barcode: CH7070-0028-02
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The plastic material of the mask contains di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value: 24.9 % 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 taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Importer)

 
Description: Horror mask made of flexible plastic with a black fabric veil.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: France
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 7

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Alert number: A12/0227/18       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Magnetic putty
 
Brand: LG-MY
 
Name: Magnetic Putty
 
Type / number of model: Blue, Gold
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type: Chemical, Injuries
 
The gold-coloured putty contains high amounts of arsenic (measured value: 32.9mg/kg) and lead (measured value: 29 mg/kg). Moreover, the magnet is a small part with a high magnetic flux.
Arsenic is toxic and exposure to lead is harmful for human health and can cause developmental neurotoxicity. If a child swallows this small magnet and other metallic objects, they could attract one another causing intestinal blockage or perforation.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standards EN 71-1 and EN 71-3.
 

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

 
Description: Magnetic putty containing a small magnet and small 'sticky eyes', supplied in a tin. Available in various colours.
Country of origin: Unknown
Alert submitted by: United Kingdom
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 7
Other risk levels

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Alert number: A11/0013/18       
Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product: Travel plug adaptor
 
Brand: GTV
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model: E-PAANPO-30 (ZP-11534/14)
 
Batch number / Barcode: 5908231313904
 
Risk type: Electric shock
 
The housing of the adapter is not sufficiently resistant.
Users could access the live parts of the product which could lead to an electric shock.

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

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

 
Description: Adapter with earthing, demountable, with three pins on one side and 3 holes on the other side, there is an embossed writing on the housing - 13AMP, 250V ~, without packaging.
Country of origin: Poland
Alert submitted by: Lithuania
Risk level: Other
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 7

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Alert number: A11/0012/18       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Trapeze/ Swing
 
Brand: NÁDLAND
 
Name: Trapézhinta
 
Type / number of model: Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
The horizontal wooden rod is not sufficiently resistant to load and can break.
As a consequence, the user may fall.

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): Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description: Trapeze/swing with a horizontal wooden rod and green triangular handrails. The length of the hanging rope can be adjusted. Packaging: transparent plastic bag.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Hungary
Risk level: Other
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 7
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Alert number: A12/0193/18       
Category: Motor vehicles
 
Product: Lorry/bus
 
Brand: Scania
 
Name: S730, R560, K410
 
Type / number of model: Type approval numbers: e.g. E4*2007/46*1128*01, E4*2007/46*0030*19 Types: e.g. A 4x2 , B 6x2
 
Batch number / Barcode: The vehicles concerned have been manufactured since 2017. Production years: 2016 - 2017
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
There is a cracking between the ventilation holes of the wheel rims.
This can cause the wheel rims to break.
 

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

 
Description: Lorry/bus
Country of origin: Germany
Alert submitted by: Germany
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 7
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Finland, Slovenia, Sweden

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Alert number: A12/0225/18       
Category: Motor vehicles
 
Product: Bus
 
Brand: MAN
 
Name: Lions City
 
Type / number of model: Type-approval numbers: e4*2007/46*0202*, e4*2007/46*0560*, e4*2007/46*0250*, e4*2007/46*0203*, e4*2007/46*0094* Types: B.2007.46.010, B.2007.46.015, B.2007.46.012, B.2007.46.011, B.2007.46.00
 
Batch number / Barcode: The vehicles concerned were manufactured between March 2017 and December 2017.
 
Risk type: Fire
 
The seal ring on the high pressure gas valve of the gas pressure regulator could be damaged.
The combination of high pressure and high temperature in this area could lead to the damaged seal shifting position, which could result in a leak.
 

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

 
Description: Gas-powered bus
Country of origin: Germany
Alert submitted by: Germany
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 7
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Sweden