Rapid Alert System - Weekly Report

Report 48 (Published on: 30/11/2018)

 
Weekly report on consumer products
Serious risk 

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Alert number: A12/1795/18       
Category:  Furniture
 
Product:  Bathroom mirrors
 
Brand: Cooke & Lewis
 
Name: Clarach, Beauport and Garwick
 
Type / number of model:  1) BEAUPORT Arch mirror 65x50 with spot 2) CLARACH lighting mirror + shelf 50x60 3) CLARACH lighting mirror + shelf 65x80 , 10) GARWICK Regular mirror 45x30 with shelf 11) GARWICK Regular mirror 45x30 with shelf 12) GARWICK Regular mirror 60x45 with shelf, 13) GARWICK Regular mirror 60x45 with shelf 14) GARWICK Regular mirror 80x60 with shelf 15) GARWICK Regular mirror 80x60 with shelf, 4) CLARACH Rectangular mirror 60x50 with spot 5) CLARACH Rectangular mirror 65x80 with spot 6) GARWICK Arch regular mirror 40x60 with shelf , 7) GARWICK Arch regular mirror 40x60 with shelf 8) GARWICK Arch regular mirror 50x70 with shelf 9) GARWICK Arch regular mirror 50x70 with shelf
 
Batch number / Barcode:  1) 3663602941668 2) 3663602547792 3) 3663602547808 , 10) 3663602942115 11) 3663602547815 12) 3663602942122 , 13) 3663602547822 14) 3663602942139 15) 3663602547839, 4) 3663602941675 5) 3663602941682 6) 3663602942146, 7) 3663602547846 8) 3663602942153 9) 3663602547853
 
Risk type:  Cuts, Electric shock, Injuries
 
The safety backing may be ineffective or missing and the shelves supplied are not made of toughened glass.


As a consequence, the mirror may detach from the wall fixings and fall, the glass of the shelf could break and lead to cuts. For models with lights, this could result in live wires becoming exposed presenting a risk of electric shock.

 

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

 
Description:  Bathroom mirrors. Some models include lights and shelf.
Country of origin:  Poland
Alert submitted by:  United Kingdom
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 48
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Poland

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Alert number: A12/1779/18       
Category:  Hobby/sports equipment
 
Product:  Bicycle forks
 
Brand: Ohlins
 
Name: Racing Forks
 
Type / number of model:  RXF 36 and RXF 34 Air Mountain Bike Front Forks
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The top cap of the fork may not be adequately torqued and could work itself free while the bicycle is being ridden.

This could cause the air cartridge to spring out of the tube and cause injuries.
 

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

Company recall page:  https://www.mbr.co.uk/news/product-recall-ohlins-rxf-36-rxf-34-379791

 
Description:  Mountain bike forks
Country of origin:  Taiwan
Alert submitted by:  United Kingdom
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 48
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Croatia, Sweden

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Alert number: A12/1789/18       
Category:  Lighting chains
 
Product:  Lighting chain
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: LED VILAGIT
 
Type / number of model:  185L LED fény
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Electric shock, Fire
 
The accessible wires have only basic insulation and the insulation for the LEDs is inadequate. As a consequence, accessible parts could become live and live parts become accessible, which could result in electric shock.
The cable is too thin and not properly anchored. During normal use it 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: Retailer): Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description:  Lighting chain with 185 non-replaceable, white LED bulbs. The product includes a socket outlet that allows the connection of another lighting chain. The chain is packed in a transparent plastic box with a colourful printed card inside.
Country of origin:  Unknown
Alert submitted by:  Hungary
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 48

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Alert number: A12/1794/18       
Category:  Lighting equipment
 
Product:  Greenhouse lamp
 
Brand: LED Hydroponics Ltd
 
Name: Super Helios 4
 
Type / number of model:  Lamp Power: 800W Spectrum: 6 Bands
 
Batch number / Barcode:  8800229585508
 
Risk type:  Electric shock, Fire
 
The distances between the transformer's windings are insufficient and the live terminal of the plug socket is inadequately protected.

As a consequence, live parts may become accessible which could lead to an electric shock.

Additionally, the insufficient distance in the transformer's windings can cause overheating during normal use and thus lead to a fire.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European Standards EN 60598, EN 61347 and EN 62471.
 

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

 
Description:  Ceiling lamp for hydroponic plant cultures consisting of 4 LED lights in black plastic casing with an electrical plug.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  United Kingdom
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 48

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Alert number: A12/1801/18       
Category:  Lighting equipment
 
Product:  Portable LED lamp/torch
 
Brand: YANUO
 
Name: Rechargeable LED Energy-saving lamp
 
Type / number of model:  YN-5615 Item no: 29667
 
Batch number / Barcode:  8 660000 296678
 
Risk type:  Electric shock, Fire
 
The pins of the plug are too thin and long and do not have insulating collars. When connecting/ disconnecting the torch to the mains, the user could touch live parts and receive an electric shock.

The plastic material of the casing is combustible. Due to the absence of insulating collars in the pins, the torch could overheat while plugged to the mains and catch 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:  Rechargeable portable LED lamp/torch with foldable grip and black hanger. It can be charged directly from the mains via the built-in plug with telescopic pins. It is sold packed in a colourful, cardboard box.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Hungary
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 48

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Alert number: A12/1775/18       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: Suzuki
 
Name: Swift
 
Type / number of model:  Swift AZG 13 MY
 
Batch number / Barcode:  The vehicles concerned were built in 2013 and 2015.
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
Due to the engine vibrations, the brake lines and the support on which the motor is mounted may come into contact.
This may lead to loss of braking performance over time.
 

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

 
Description:  Passenger car. Company recall code: HUTK
Country of origin:  Hungary
Alert submitted by:  Romania
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 48

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Alert number: A12/1778/18       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  All-terrain vehicle
 
Brand: Polaris
 
Name: RANGER Diesel HD, RANGER Diesel Crew
 
Type / number of model:  Model year 2015-2018
 
Batch number / Barcode:  Specific vehicles built between 13 October 2015 to 25 June 2018
 
Risk type:  Fire, Injuries
 
The parking brake cable may be improperly routed and may come into contact with the electrical harness.
This can cause premature wear which could create an electrical short and affect the effectiveness of the parking brake.
 

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

 
Description:  All-terrain vehicles
Country of origin:  Poland
Alert submitted by:  United Kingdom
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 48

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Alert number: A12/1787/18       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Motorcycle
 
Brand: Kawasaki
 
Name: Ninja H2 SX
 
Type / number of model:  Type-approval numbers: e4*168/2013*00073*00; Types: ZXT02A
 
Batch number / Barcode:  Vehicles produced in 2018 are affected.
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The main stand may flip open during travel because of an error in the safeguard mechanism manufacturing process.
This could lead to an increased risk of accidents.
 

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

 
Description:  Motorcycle. Company recall code: DAH76
Country of origin:  Japan
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 48
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Sweden

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Alert number: A12/1788/18       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: Subaru
 
Name: Impreza
 
Type / number of model:  Type approval numbers: e1*2001/116*0485*00 - *07 e13*2001/116*0982*00 - *08 Type: G3/G3S
 
Batch number / Barcode:  The vehicles in question were manufactured between 2007 and 2014.
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The housing of the passenger air bag gas generator may burst when the airbag is activated, owing to excessive internal pressure.
This can cause the occupants of the vehicle to be injured by metal fragments.
 

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

 
Description:  Passenger car. Company recall code: 201804
Country of origin:  Japan
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 48
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Slovakia

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Alert number: A12/1793/18       
Category:  Childcare articles and children's equipment
 
Product:  Babywalker
 
Brand: Chipolino
 
Name: Amigo rocker
 
Type / number of model:  PRAMR170XXX
 
Batch number / Barcode:  3800931026097
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The strength of the babywalker is inadequate and there is no proper protection to prevent it from falling down steps.

If the product collapses or falls down stairs during use, this could lead to injuries for the child.

The product does not comply with the European Standard EN 1273.
 

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

 
Description:  Blue and white babywalker with swing function and a removable, musical game console. Packaging: transparent plastic bag
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Hungary
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 48

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Alert number: A12/1797/18       
Category:  Childcare articles and children's equipment
 
Product:  Babies' sleeping bag
 
Brand: Disney baby
 
Name: Sleeping gear
 
Type / number of model:  C42636 A43888 - Snoopy
 
Batch number / Barcode:  The affected products were sold between June 2018 and September 2018 in Zeeman shops.
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
The zipper puller easily detaches from the zipper on the product.


A child may put it in the mouth and choke on it.
 

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

Company recall page:  https://www.zeeman.com/es/retirada-de-la-venta https://www.zeeman.com/fr_be/rappel https://www.zeeman.com/nl_be/terugroepactie https://www.zeeman.com/de/ruckrufaktion

 
Description:  Sleeping bag for newborn babies and/or small children, in grey colour, with Snoopy prints.
Country of origin:  India
Alert submitted by:  The Netherlands
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 48
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  France

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Alert number: A12/1798/18       
Category:  Childcare articles and children's equipment
 
Product:  Babies' sleeping bag
 
Brand: Disney baby
 
Name: Sleeping gear
 
Type / number of model:  C35044 A30139 - Mickey & Minnie Mouse
 
Batch number / Barcode:  The affected products were sold by between June 2017 and September 2018 in Zeeman shops.
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
The zipper puller easily detaches from the zipper on the product.


A child may put it in the mouth and choke on it.
 

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

Company recall page:  https://www.zeeman.com/es/retirada-de-la-venta https://www.zeeman.com/fr_be/rappel https://www.zeeman.com/nl_be/terugroepactie https://www.zeeman.com/de/ruckrufaktion

 
Description:  Sleeping bag for newborn babies and/or small children, in white colour, with Mickey & Minnie Mouse prints.
Country of origin:  India
Alert submitted by:  The Netherlands
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 48

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Alert number: A12/1774/18       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Doll with accessories
 
Brand: OtardDolls
 
Name: Lifelike Baby Doll / Reborn Doll
 
Type / number of model:  SHND190724000197
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Chemical, Suffocation
 
The soft plastic bottle teat contains (2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value: 38.3% by weight).

This phthalate may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to the reproductive system.

Moreover, the plastic packaging is too thin. If a child plays with the packaging, the plastic could cover his/her mouth and nose, blocking the airways.

The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation, the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 71-1.
 

Measures taken by economic operators: Modification of the product: removal of the baby bottle and plastic packaging (By: Importer)

 
Description:  Plastic doll with accessories (baby bottle) in plastic packaging inside a cardboard box.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  United Kingdom
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 48

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Alert number: A12/1777/18       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Musical toy
 
Brand: Oxsaytee
 
Name: Funny Musical Instrument Set
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
The triangle has a rubber loop attached so that it can be held up. This loop can easily come off the triangle, generating a small part.

A small child may put the loop in the mouth and choke.

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

Measures taken by economic operators: Destruction of the product (By: Distributor)
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Import rejected at border

 
Description:  Plastic toy bus with assorted musical instruments. The bus itself has movable parts, a wire maze and a basic shape game. Additional musical instruments provided include a flute, maracas, bells and a triangle.The product has been sold online (in particular via Amazon)
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  United Kingdom
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 48

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Alert number: A12/1782/18       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Toy police set
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: POLICE FORCE
 
Type / number of model:  MKJ074392
 
Batch number / Barcode:  6991200743924
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
The suction cups of the projectiles can easily detach.

If a child puts the projectile in the mouth and the suction cup detaches, it could obstruct the airways.

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

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

 
Description:  Toy police set with a plastic gun and three projectiles with suction cups, supplied in a blister pack with cardboard back.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Cyprus
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 48

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Alert number: A12/1783/18       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Balloons
 
Brand: My Little Day
 
Name: 100 printed latex balloons
 
Type / number of model:  MLD-BACONPAS100/BELB-012017
 
Batch number / Barcode:  3700690807244
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The amount of nitrosatable substances (measured vakue up to 2.8 mg/kg) released by the balloons is too high.

Nitrosatable compounds can be converted into nitrosamines, which are genotoxic carcinogens via inhalation, ingestion or dermal exposure.
A child can get exposed to them by putting the balloon in the mouth.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 71-12.
 

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

 
Description:  100 balloons with coloured dots, packed in a plastic bag.
Country of origin:  Belgium
Alert submitted by:  France
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 48
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Austria, Luxembourg

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Alert number: A12/1784/18       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Toy shooting set
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: SHOOTING MILITARY EQUIPMENT
 
Type / number of model:  No.600 MKJ067390
 
Batch number / Barcode:  6991200673900
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
The suction cups of the projectiles can easily detach.

If a child puts the projectile in the mouth and the suction cup detaches, it could obstruct the airways.

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

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

 
Description:  Toy shooting set with two plastic guns and six projectiles with suction cups, supplied in a blister pack with cardboard back.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Cyprus
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 48

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Alert number: A12/1785/18       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Toy shooting set
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: POTENTE FUCILE
 
Type / number of model:  MK1647360 Lot No.:1800941804
 
Batch number / Barcode:  6991206473603, 8033765736596
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
The suction cup of the projectile can easily detach.

If a child puts the projectile in the mouth and the suction cup detaches, it could obstruct the airways.

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

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

 
Description:  Toy shooting game with two plastic guns and three projectiles with suction cups, supplied in a cardboard box.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Cyprus
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 48

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Alert number: A12/1786/18       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Musical toy instruments
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Music Set
 
Type / number of model:  NO-1000572
 
Batch number / Barcode:  EAN: 5902444005724
 
Risk type:  Choking, Cuts, Strangulation
 
Small parts detach from the toy and the rattle's handle is too long, which may lead to choking if small children put them in the mouth. Furthermore, the toy has sharp edges that may cause cuts.

The attached strap to the guitar does not have a quick release mechanism, leading to a risk of 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: Destruction of the product (By: Importer)

 
Description:  Set of plastic toy musical instrument consisting of a drum, two maracas rattles, a tambourine, two whistles in the shape of a shell and two drumsticks. Packaged in a plastic bag.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Poland
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 48

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Alert number: A12/1790/18       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Plastic doll
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Beauty
 
Type / number of model:  DAH774063
 
Batch number / Barcode:  EAN: 6991207740636
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The plastic material of the toy contains 2-ethylhexyl phthalate (DEHP) (measured value: 15,8 % 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 taken by economic operators: Destruction of the product (By: Importer)

 
Description:  Plastic doll in a cardboard box with plastic window
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Poland
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 48

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Alert number: A12/1791/18       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Plastic rattle
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: TOYS / Zabawka
 
Type / number of model:  SNH792153
 
Batch number / Barcode:  EAN: 6991207921530
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
The handle of the rattle is too long. Also the toy can easily break, releasing small parts.

A child may put the handle or the small pieces 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: Destruction of the product (By: Importer)

 
Description:  Plastic rattle packaged in a sealed plastic bag.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Poland
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 48

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Alert number: A12/1792/18       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Plastic doll
 
Brand: Happy Star
 
Name: Girl Fashion Show / Lalka Mini 12.5 cm
 
Type / number of model:  No. MPG42403 (on attached label) NO KL05 (on packaging)
 
Batch number / Barcode:  EAN: 5900368424034
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The plastic material of the toy contains 2-ethylhexyl phthalate (DEHP) (measured value: 31,3 % 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: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Importer)

 
Description:  Plastic doll packaged in a cardboard cone.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Poland
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 48

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Alert number: A12/1799/18       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Plastic doll with accessories
 
Brand: Melody
 
Name: Beauty my girl
 
Type / number of model:  N° 238
 
Batch number / Barcode:  5999057785976
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The plastic material of the doll's head contains 2-ethylhexyl phthalate (DEHP) (measured value: 33 % 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: Distributor): Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description:  Long-haired, plastic doll with 6 dresses, fashion accessories and a dressing table. Packaging: cardboard box with transparent window
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Hungary
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 48

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Alert number: A12/1800/18       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Plastic doll
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Sweet Girl
 
Type / number of model:  N° 9208
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The plastic material of the doll's head contains 2-ethylhexyl phthalate (DEHP) (measured value: 37 % 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: Distributor): Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description:  Plastic doll in a cardboard box with transparent window.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Hungary
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 48

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Alert number: A12/1776/18       
Category:  Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product:  Jeans
 
Brand: Nielsson
 
Name: H stockport
 
Type / number of model:  71010-306-21586
 
Batch number / Barcode:  EAN 2010000 929308
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The jeans contains azo dyes releasing the aromatic amines o-dianisidine (measured concentration: 342 mg/kg), o-anisidine (measured concentration: 1 mg/kg) and p-cresidine (measured concentration: 5 mg/kg).

When the product is in direct and prolonged contact with the skin, the aromatic amines may be absorbed by the skin. Aromatic amines can cause cancer, cell mutations and affect reproduction.

The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.
 

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

 
Description:  Black jeans with cardboard label attached.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  The Netherlands
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 48

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Alert number: A12/1796/18       
Category:  Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product:  Children's jacket
 
Brand: La Amapola
 
Name: Abrigo
 
Type / number of model:  56
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Strangulation
 
The product contains a neck cord with decorative pompoms.

The large pompoms may become caught during various activities of the child, such as going down a slide, and the cord would then pull back and cause strangulation.

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

 

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

 
Description:  Quilted jacket for children, available in pink, blue and black; sizes: 2 - 8 years.
Country of origin:  Spain
Alert submitted by:  United Kingdom
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 48

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Alert number: A12/1802/18       
Category:  Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product:  Babies’ clothing set
 
Brand: BULSEN
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  KOD:331
 
Batch number / Barcode:  8680445163311
 
Risk type:  Choking, Injuries
 
The small decorative elements can easily be detached and the safety pin can be opened.

A small child may put the small parts in the mouth and choke. In addition, the safety pin could cause injuries.
 

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

 
Description:  Baby’s clothing set consisting of a white, sleeveless dress and a white lace bolero. The waist of the dress is decorated with rhinestones, textile flowers and ribbons. The bolero can be closed with a safety pin. Size: 74-9M
Country of origin:  Turkey
Alert submitted by:  Hungary
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 48

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Alert number: A12/1803/18       
Category:  Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product:  Babies' outfit
 
Brand: DONINO
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Choking, Injuries
 
The small decorative elements can easily be detached and the safety pin can be opened.
A small child may put the small parts in the mouth and choke. In addition, the safety pin could cause injuries.
 

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

 
Description:  White, short-sleeved babies' garment with a striped tulle skirt. The outfit is decorated with half beads and two decorative flowers in the middle fixed by safety pins. Size: 68-6M
Country of origin:  Turkey
Alert submitted by:  Hungary
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 48

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Alert number: A12/1780/18       
Category:  Cosmetics
 
Product:  Antiseptic soap
 
Brand: Zakuro
 
Name: Black soap
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode:  Batch: 0352309-0172, EAN 8993379255534
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The product contains too much triclocarban as a preservative (measured value: 1.3% in weight) and 4-chloroaniline (measured value: 0.2% in weight).

Aromatic amines can cause cancer and/or allergic reactions.

The product does not comply with the Cosmetics Products Regulation.
 

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

 
Description:  Box containing a 90g bar of antiseptic black soap.
Country of origin:  Indonesia
Alert submitted by:  France
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 48

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Alert number: A12/1781/18       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  Hairdryer
 
Brand: PROGA.MA
 
Name: Professional Hair Dryer
 
Type / number of model:  GM-1804
 
Batch number / Barcode:  8 040012 002366 (on label); 6 957952 218042 (on packaging)
 
Risk type:  Burns, Electric shock, Fire
 
The hairdryer does not have a thermal cut-out device and the plastic material of the casing is combustible.

As a consequence, the hairdryer could overheat and catch fire. Melted plastic could also cause burns and leave live parts accessible, leading 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): Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description:  Electric hairdryer with removable reducer part. Packaging: colourful cardboard box
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Hungary
Risk level: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 48
Other risk levels 

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Alert number: A11/0090/18       
Category:  Chemical products
 
Product:  Wig adhesive
 
Brand: Walker Tape
 
Name: Ultra Hold
 
Type / number of model:  Maximum wear 3
 
Batch number / Barcode:  8 56459 00210 8
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The product contains too much toluene (measured value: 2.5% in weigh).

Toluene is toxic for reproduction and an irritant if inhaled or in contact with the skin.

The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.
 

Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Manufacturer)
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Retailer): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures

 
Description:  Glass bottle containing 15 ml of transparent liquid adhesive for wigs.
Country of origin:  United States
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Risk level: Other
 
Year - Week:  2018 - 48