Rapid Alert System - Weekly Report
Report 49 (Published on: 07/12/2018)
Weekly report on consumer products
Other risk levels
Risk type: Choking
The small red beads in the product can easily detach. Due its characteristic form, colour and size, the product might be mistaken for foodstuff.
This may lead consumers, and specially children, to put it in the mouth, swallow the red beads and choke on them.
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: Bath product in the shape of a cupcake with an imitation of whipped cream and six red beads imitating bonbons topping it. The product iis scented as small forest fruit and is single shrink-wrapped.
Country of origin: United Kingdom
Alert submitted by: Czech Republic
Risk level: Other
Year - Week: 2018 - 49