Rapid Alert System - Weekly Report

Report 17 (Published on: 27/04/2018)

 
Weekly report on consumer products
Serious risk

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Alert number: A12/0593/18       
Category: Chemical products
 
Product: Glue
 
Brand: Rotosonic
 
Name: Super Glue
 
Type / number of model: Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode: 5902023095009
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The glue contains chloroform (measured value: 24.3 % by weight).
Chloroform in high doses causes skin irritation and can damage health if inhaled or swallowed.

The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.
 

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

 
Description: A blue and red tube of super glue in blue and red packaging with a transparent plastic cover.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Cyprus
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 17

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Alert number: A12/0582/18       
Category: Childcare articles and children's equipment
 
Product: Child’s bicycle seat
 
Brand: DIEFFE
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model: Bike-GP
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
The fixing system is inadequate.
As a result, the seat may not remain correctly in place on the bicycle leading to an accident.

The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 14344.
 

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

 
Description: Grey plastic seat with red padding intended to be mounted on the frame of a bicycle. Load capacity: 22 kg.
Country of origin: Italy
Alert submitted by: Hungary
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 17
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Poland

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Alert number: A12/0598/18       
Category: Childcare articles and children's equipment
 
Product: Soother holder
 
Brand: PLAYGRO
 
Name: Pacifier Clip
 
Type / number of model: ref. 501789
 
Batch number / Barcode: 9321104863423
 
Risk type: Strangulation, Suffocation
 
The ventilation holes of the garment fastener are inadequate and the fabric strap is too long.
A child playing with the soother holder could put the garment fastener into the mouth, where it could get stuck and lead to suffocation or the strap could wrap around the child's neck while sleeping.

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

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

 
Description: Soother holder with a fabric strap and a garment fastening clip. It comes in a transparent plastic blister pack with cardboard back.
Country of origin: The Netherlands
Alert submitted by: Spain
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 17

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Alert number: A12/0604/18       
Category: Cosmetics
 
Product: Hair colouring product
 
Brand: Black Rose
 
Name: Kali Mehandi/ Black Henna
 
Type / number of model: Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode: 815865000412 ; Batch 3486 (Prod. date 11/2016, Exp. date 10/2018)
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The amount of the hair dye precursor p-phenylenediamine (PPD) is too high (measured value: 7.9% by weight) in relation to the coupler substances resorcinol and sodium perborate.
PPD can trigger allergic contact dermatitis.

The product does not comply with the Cosmetics Regulation.
 

Measures taken by economic operators: The product has been completely withdrawn from sale, Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Retailer)

 
Description: Henna hair colouring product. Fine dark-green powder with small white particles in a sealed printed plastic bag; plastic bag in a printed folding carton with an adhesive label.
Country of origin: India
Alert submitted by: Germany
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 17

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Alert number: A12/0606/18       
Category: Cosmetics
 
Product: Hair gel
 
Brand: Editt
 
Name: Modelujacy zel do wlosów
 
Type / number of model: Expiry date: 12.2019
 
Batch number / Barcode: 04160226, 5904215400226
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The cosmetic product contains the preservative MCI/MI.
Dermal contact with products containing MCI/MI can provoke allergic contact dermatitis, especially for sensitive consumers.

The product does not comply with the Cosmetic Products Regulation.
 

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

 
Description: Hair gel in a plastic jar (white, yellow, pink), volume 150ml.
Country of origin: Poland
Alert submitted by: Czech Republic
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 17

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Alert number: A12/0607/18       
Category: Cosmetics
 
Product: Hair gel
 
Brand: Editt
 
Name: WITH PRO-VITAMIN B5
 
Type / number of model: Expiry date: 06.2019
 
Batch number / Barcode: 12166747, 5 904215 406747
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The cosmetic product contains the preservative MCI/MI.
Dermal contact with products containing MCI/MI can provoke allergic contact dermatitis, especially for sensitive consumers.

The product does not comply with the Cosmetic Products Regulation.
 

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

 
Description: Hair gel in a plastic jar, volume 500 ml, with the inscription “EDITT COSMETICS HAIR GEL WITH PRO-VITAMIN B5 - Źel do wlosów z odźywka new ACTIWE POWDER”.
Country of origin: Poland
Alert submitted by: Czech Republic
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 17

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Alert number: A12/0597/18       
Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product: Electric blender
 
Brand: PRIMO
 
Name: Table Blender
 
Type / number of model: MD8200D
 
Batch number / Barcode: 5202963060939
 
Risk type: Electric shock
 
The electrical insulation is insufficient.
As a consequence, the user may receive an electric shock.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and with the European Standard ΕΝ 60335.

 

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

 
Description: The product consists of two parts, the mixer blades and the power supply motor, and is powered by a supply cord. The product comes in colourful cardboard packaging.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Cyprus
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 17

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Alert number: A12/0600/18       
Category: Lighters
 
Product: Novelty lighter
 
Brand: WU JIN LUO SI 2013
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model: Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type: Fire
 
The lighter is appealing to children.
Children may play with it and cause a fire.

The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 13869.
 

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

 
Description: Novelty lighter in the shape of a screw. It is available in the colours silver, gold and dark grey.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Cyprus
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 17

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Alert number: A12/0602/18       
Category: Lighters
 
Product: Novelty lighter
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model: Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode: 3000000000064
 
Risk type: Fire
 
The lighter is appealing to children.
Children may play with it and cause a fire.

The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 13869.
 

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

 
Description: White novelty lighter in the shape of a woman's high heeled shoe.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Cyprus
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 17

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Alert number: A12/0587/18       
Category: Lighting chains
 
Product: Lighting chain
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: 140 LED MINILUCCIOLE LED
 
Type / number of model: WT-LED1-140C ; REF: 74431
 
Batch number / Barcode: 9 005781 744311
 
Risk type: Electric shock, Fire
 
The cable is not properly anchored, accessible wires have only basic insulation and the cable is too thin.
The basic insulated cable could detach or be damaged leaving the live conductors accessible which could lead to an electric shock. The cable could overheat leading to a fire.

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, Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description: Lighting chain with non-replaceable LED lamps (23 blue, 23 green, 46 yellow, 46 red). Packaging: colourful cardboard box
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Hungary
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 17

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Alert number: A12/0608/18       
Category: Lighting chains
 
Product: Lighting chain
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: 100 LUZES MINILUCCIOLE
 
Type / number of model: CE-WTK-100C; REF: 1200730 (on a label); REF: 1200729 (on the box)
 
Batch number / Barcode: 8 014212 007308 (on a label), 8 014212 007292 (on the box)
 
Risk type: Electric shock, Fire
 
The cable is not properly anchored, the accessible wires have only basic insulation and the cable is too thin.
The basic insulated cable could detach or get damaged, leaving the live conductors accessible and, as a result, the user could receive an electric shock. The cable could also overheat leading to a fire.

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

 
Description: Lighting chain with 100 non-replaceable, miniature lamps (25 blue, 25 green, 25 yellow, 25 red). Packaging: a colourful cardboard box
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Hungary
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 17

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Alert number: A12/0609/18       
Category: Lighting chains
 
Product: Lighting chain
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: 240 LUZES MINILUCCIOLE
 
Type / number of model: CE-WTK-240C; NO:651-1 / 1200362 (on a label); REF: 80633 (on the packaging)
 
Batch number / Barcode: 8 032012 003627 (on a label); 9 005781 806330 (on the packaging)
 
Risk type: Electric shock, Fire
 
The cable is not properly anchored, the accessible wires have only basic insulation and the cable is too thin.
The basic insulated cable could detach or get damaged, leaving the live conductors accessible and, as a result, the user could receive an electric shock. The cable could also overheat leading to a fire.

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, Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description: Lighting chain with 240 non-replaceable, miniature lamps. Packaging: a colourful cardboard box
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Hungary
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 17

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Alert number: A12/0610/18       
Category: Lighting chains
 
Product: Lighting chain
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: 360 LUZES MINILUCCIOLE
 
Type / number of model: CE-WTK-360C; NO:651-1 / 1200364 (on alabel); REF: 80634 (on the packaging)
 
Batch number / Barcode: 8 048012 003642 (on a label); 9 005781 806347 (on the packaging)
 
Risk type: Electric shock, Fire
 
The cable is not properly anchored, the accessible wires have only basic insulation and the cable is too thin.
The basic insulated cable could detach or get damaged, leaving the live conductors accessible and, as a result, the user could receive an electric shock. The cable could also overheat, leading to a fire.

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

 
Description: Lighting chain with 352 non-replaceable, miniature lamps. Packaging: a colourful cardboard box
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Hungary
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 17

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Alert number: A12/0611/18       
Category: Lighting chains
 
Product: Lighting chain
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: 500CM LED Merry Christmas
 
Type / number of model: L5 LED (XM-LED-150)
 
Batch number / Barcode: 9 796104 579054
 
Risk type: Electric shock, Fire
 
The cable is not properly anchored, the accessible wires have only basic insulation and the cable is too thin.
The basic insulated cable could detach or get damaged, leaving the live conductors accessible and, as a result, the user could receive an electric shock. The cable could also overheat, leading to a fire.

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): Withdrawal of the product from the market, Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description: Lighting chain with 146 serial connected, non-replaceable LED lamps. The product allows the connection of another lighting chain. Packaging: transparent plastic box
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Hungary
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 17

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Alert number: A12/0599/18       
Category: Lighting equipment
 
Product: Desk lamp
 
Brand: DP
 
Name: LED Foldable Desk Lamp
 
Type / number of model: LED - 636
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type: Fire
 
The product overheats easily.
As a consequence it could cause a fire.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive.
 

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

 
Description: Foldable LED desk lamp.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Germany
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 17

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Alert number: A12/0588/18       
Category: Motor vehicles
 
Product: Motorcycle
 
Brand: Polaris
 
Name: Slingshot
 
Type / number of model: Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode: Specific motorcycles built between 22/04/2014 and 26/02/2018.
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
The driver and passenger seatbase frames may lack welds and the driver seatbase frame may contain a seat slider defect.
This could increase the risk of a crash occurring, or increase the risk of injury during a crash.
 

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

 
Description: 3-wheel motorcycle
Country of origin: United States
Alert submitted by: United Kingdom
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 17
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Slovakia, Sweden

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Alert number: A12/0590/18       
Category: Motor vehicles
 
Product: Passenger car
 
Brand: Opel
 
Name: Crossland X
 
Type / number of model: Type: P7 Monocab C; Type-approval number: e4*2007/46*1194*02
 
Batch number / Barcode: The vehicles concerned were produced on 15 September 2017.
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
The rear wheel hubs may not be correctly screwed in place.
As a consequence, the rear wheels could become loose.

 

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

 
Description: Passenger car.
Country of origin: Spain
Alert submitted by: Germany
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 17
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Croatia, Poland, Spain, Sweden, The Netherlands

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Alert number: A12/0591/18       
Category: Motor vehicles
 
Product: Passenger car
 
Brand: Opel
 
Name: Insignia B
 
Type / number of model: EC-type approval numbers: e8*2007/46*0264*00, e8*2007/46*0264*01, e8*2007/46*0264*02, e8*2007/46*0264*03, e8*2007/46*0264*04, e8*2007/46*0264*05.
 
Batch number / Barcode: Model year: 2018
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
The outer rear seat-belts may be incorrectly routed at the anchor point.
In case of a frontal collision, this could lead to a higher load than that for which the belt system is designed, or allow the passenger to slip underneath the seat-belt.
 

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

 
Description: Passenger car- Recall code: 18-C-031 (E181800610).
Country of origin: Germany
Alert submitted by: Portugal
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 17
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Bulgaria, Croatia, Finland, Germany, Greece, Poland, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, The Netherlands

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Alert number: A12/0592/18       
Category: Motor vehicles
 
Product: All-Terrain Vehicles
 
Brand: Polaris
 
Name: RZR
 
Type / number of model: Polaris RZR S 1000, Polaris RZR XP Turbo Models, Polaris RZR 570 Models
 
Batch number / Barcode: Specific vehicles built between 14/05/2015 and 14/02/2018.
 
Risk type: Environment, Fire
 
Fuel may leak from the fuel pump flange assembly.
This could cause environmental damage and/or create a fire hazard.
 

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

 
Description: All-Terrain Vehicles
Country of origin: Mexico
Alert submitted by: United Kingdom
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 17
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Greece, Ireland, Slovakia, Slovenia, Sweden

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Alert number: A12/0605/18       
Category: Motor vehicles
 
Product: Passenger car
 
Brand: Opel
 
Name: Grandland
 
Type / number of model: Type-approval number: e2*2007/46*0597*02-*03; Type: Z
 
Batch number / Barcode: The vehicles affected were produced between 8 November 2017 and 19 January 2018.
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
The screws attaching the tow-bar are insufficiently tightened.
As a result, the tow-bar may detach.
 

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

 
Description: Passenger car.
Country of origin: France
Alert submitted by: Germany
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 17
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Finland, The Netherlands

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Alert number: A12/0584/18       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Toy dinosaur
 
Brand: Cartoon
 
Name: Music Animal
 
Type / number of model: Model 628A, ref. JU10508
 
Batch number / Barcode: 8435235105084, Batch ER4724/16;
 
Risk type: Choking
 
The stickers on the toy can easily detach.
A young child may put these small parts in the mouth and choke.

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

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

 
Description: Pink toy dinosaur with lights sold in a cardboard box.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Spain
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 17

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Alert number: A12/0585/18       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Toy musical instrument
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Keyboard
 
Type / number of model: 31132
 
Batch number / Barcode: 344532, 8711252311326
 
Risk type: Choking
 
A switch on the keyboard detaches easily, generating a small part.
A child may put the small part in the mouth and choke on it.

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)

 
Description: Small toy keyboard in cardboard packaging. It is available in three colours: yellow, blue and red.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Denmark
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 17

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Alert number: A12/0586/18       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Wooden puzzle clock
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model: 23054
 
Batch number / Barcode: 7300009288113; 20170330
 
Risk type: Choking
 
Small parts (the clock hands, plastic pegs on the puzzle pieces, plastic coating of the pieces) can easily detach from the toy.
A small child may put these small parts in the mouth and choke.

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

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

 
Description: Wooden puzzle clock with removable pieces in the shape of farm animals.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Denmark
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 17
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Sweden

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Alert number: A12/0589/18       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Plastic doll
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Sweet Beauty
 
Type / number of model: K80770H18A
 
Batch number / Barcode: 6924148888822
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The plastic material of the doll contains bis (2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value: 13.8% 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 approx. 15 cm tall with long hair (ages 3+). Packed in a cardboard box with transparent window.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Czech Republic
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 17

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Alert number: A12/0594/18       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Toy doll's pram
 
Brand: Baby trolley series
 
Name: Baby Game
 
Type / number of model: MKH971433
 
Batch number / Barcode: 6991209714338
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
The toy pram has only one locking device which does not automatically engage when the toy is erected.
There is consequently a risk of fingers getting trapped between moving parts if the pram collapses.

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): Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description: Small toy pram for dolls. The product is packed in a plastic bag.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Cyprus
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 17

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Alert number: A12/0595/18       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Fancy-dress costume
 
Brand: Domino
 
Name: Warrior Star
 
Type / number of model: 43627
 
Batch number / Barcode: 5243627000045
 
Risk type: Strangulation
 
There are cords with free ends in the neck area of the costume.
The cords can become trapped during various activities of a child, leading to strangulation.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European Standard EN 14682.
 

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

 
Description: Fancy-dress costume consisting of a black, long-sleeved shirt and trousers, for 8 year-old children. The costume can be tied or adjusted with cords in the neck area.
Country of origin: Greece
Alert submitted by: Cyprus
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 17
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Greece

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Alert number: A12/0596/18       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Fancy-dress costume
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: DISFRAZ NINA PIRATA
 
Type / number of model: ST20178
 
Batch number / Barcode: 7392870201780
 
Risk type: Strangulation
 
There are cords with free ends in the neck area of the fancy-dress costume.
They can become trapped during various activities of a child, leading to strangulation.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European Standard EN 14682.
 

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

 
Description: Pirate girl fancy-dress costume for 8-year old children. The top can be tied or adjusted with cords in the neck area.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Cyprus
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 17

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Alert number: A12/0601/18       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Toy guitar
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Gitara
 
Type / number of model: no. 663
 
Batch number / Barcode: 5902496126491
 
Risk type: Strangulation
 
The strap of the toy guitar does not have a quick release mechanism.
If worn around the neck and becoming trapped during various activities of the child, it could lead to strangulation.

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

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

 
Description: Toy guitar made of coloured plastic material, powered by batteries, length 440 mm. There is a strap attached to the guitar, intended to be worn fully or partially around the neck.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Poland
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 17

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Alert number: A12/0603/18       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Soft-toy backpack
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model: 920080-978288
 
Batch number / Barcode: 3438159782886
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The plastic material of the bear's shoes contains di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value: 17.3% 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 taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Distributor)

 
Description: Children’s backpack in the form of a teddy bear wearing trousers, a shirt and shoes.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: France
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 17

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Alert number: A12/0612/18       
Category: Toys
 
Product: Toy musical instruments
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Feliz Music
 
Type / number of model: no 336 NGHH791001
 
Batch number / Barcode: 5902388434178
 
Risk type: Choking
 
A small part (the ball inside the clapper/rattle) can easily detach from the toy.
A child may put the small part in the mouth and choke on it.

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: Toy musical instrument set including a tambourine and clapper/rattle made of plastic.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Estonia
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 17
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Poland
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Alert number: A11/0030/18       
Category: Chemical products
 
Product: Glue
 
Brand: ZINA
 
Name: 3 second glue
 
Type / number of model: NO:Z-1
 
Batch number / Barcode: 6955107533337
 
Risk type: Chemical
 
The glue contains chloroform (measured value 1.2% by weight).
Chloroform in high doses causes skin irritation and can damage health if inhaled or swallowed.

The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.
 

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

 
Description: Glue in a white bottle with yellow label inside a yellow cardboard box.
Country of origin: Unknown
Alert submitted by: Cyprus
Risk level: Other
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 17
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Alert number: A12/0583/18       
Category: Motor vehicles
 
Product: Lorry
 
Brand: Mercedes-Benz
 
Name: Unimog
 
Type / number of model: Type-approval number: e1*2007/46*1214*, *1215*, *1216*; Types: UGE-452, UGE-232, UGE-453; Sales descriptions: U216/U218/U318/U423/U427/U430/U423/U427/U430/U527/U530
 
Batch number / Barcode: Vehicles manufactured between 1 March 2014 and 3 May 2017 are affected.
 
Risk type: Injuries
 
There is an incorrect wiring of the jump-start socket.
This could result in a short circuit.
 

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

 
Description: Lorry
Country of origin: Germany
Alert submitted by: Germany
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 17
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Finland