Rapid Alert System - Weekly Report

Report 14 ( Published on: 05/04/2019)
Corrigendum: Notification A12/0418/19 in Report-2019-011 has been modified following new test results obtained by the notifying authority.

 
Weekly report on consumer products
Products with serious risks 

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Alert number: A12/0576/19       
Category:  Chemical products
 
Product:  Tattoo ink
 
Brand: INTENZE
 
Name: LINING RED LIGHT
 
Type / number of model:  REF 7C17014G31110040 Article ST1170LRL
 
Batch number / Barcode:  Batch RD62Y71067IMX40 LOT SS191 EXP 07/31/2019
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The product contains the aromatic amine o-anisidine (measured value: 70 mg/kg).
This aromatic amine can cause cancer, cell mutations and affect reproduction.

The Council of Europe Resolution ResAP (2008)1 on requirements and criteria for the safety of tattoos and permanent make-up, recommends that aromatic amines with carcinogenic mutagenic, reprotoxic or sensitising properties should neither be present in tattoos and permanent make-up products nor released from azo-colourants.
 

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

 
Description:  Transparent plastic bottle with a black cap containing red tattoo ink.
Country of origin:  United States
Alert submitted by:  Italy
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 14

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Alert number: A12/0577/19       
Category:  Chemical products
 
Product:  Tattoo ink
 
Brand: INTENZE
 
Name: LINING GREEN
 
Type / number of model:  Article ST2282LG Ref 7C17115C09120106
 
Batch number / Barcode:  Batch Y74B77IMX40 LOT SS204 Expiry date 03/31/2020
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The product contains the aromatic amine o-anisidine (measured value: 112 mg/kg).
This aromatic amine can cause cancer, cell mutations and affect reproduction.

The Council of Europe Resolution ResAP (2008)1 on requirements and criteria for the safety of tattoos and permanent make-up, recommends that aromatic amines with carcinogenic mutagenic, reprotoxic or sensitising properties should neither be present in tattoos and permanent make-up products nor released from azo-colourants.
 

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

 
Description:  Transparent plastic bottle with a black cap containing dark green tattoo ink.
Country of origin:  United States
Alert submitted by:  Italy
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 14

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Alert number: A12/0554/19       
Category:  Machinery
 
Product:  Foldable electric bicycle
 
Brand: Flebi
 
Name: Jet
 
Type / number of model:  Jet 20"
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The frame and the handlebar do not have sufficient strength.
Consequently they could break while the bike is being ridden, causing the user to fall and suffer injuries.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Machinery Directive and the relevant European standard EN ISO 4210-2.
 

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

 
Description:  Foldable electric bicycle with the inscriptions Flebi and Folding Light E-bikes.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Luxembourg
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 14

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Alert number: A12/0560/19       
Category:  Machinery
 
Product:  Tennis ball serving machine
 
Brand: Sports Tutor Inc
 
Name: Tennis Tower
 
Type / number of model:  Tennis Tower TWPP
 
Batch number / Barcode:  TWPP-2595
 
Risk type:  Electric shock, Entrapment
 
Fluid ingress is possible through the hopper and ball entry point. In addition, the rotating feed unit is unguarded.
Inadequate protection leads to a risk of electric shock and entrapment which may cause injuries.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Machinery Directive and with the relevant European standards EN 60204 and EN 12100.
 

Measures taken by economic operators: Warning consumers of the risks (By: Distributor)

 
Description:  The tennis ball serving machine is powered via mains electric. It is made of black plastic with a hopper on top to hold tennis balls.
Country of origin:  United States
Alert submitted by:  United Kingdom
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 14

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Alert number: A12/0561/19       
Category:  Machinery
 
Product:  Tennis Ball Serving Machine
 
Brand: Metaltek
 
Name: Playmate Smash
 
Type / number of model:  Serial number: 441222
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Electric shock, Entrapment
 
Fluid ingress is possible through the hopper and ball entry point. In addition, the rotating feed unit is unguarded.
Inadequate protection leads to a risk of electric shock and entrapment which may cause injuries.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Machinery Directive and with the relevant European standards EN 60204 and EN 12100.
 

Measures taken by economic operators: Warning consumers of the risks (By: Distributor)

 
Description:  Playmate Smash tennis ball serving machine powered via mains electric.
Country of origin:  United States
Alert submitted by:  United Kingdom
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 14

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Alert number: A12/0555/19       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: Nissan
 
Name: Qashqai
 
Type / number of model:  Type-approval number: e11*2007/116*0963; Type J11; VIN range: SJNFAAJ11U2 (363130-481160)
 
Batch number / Barcode:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between 06 June 2018 and 14 November 2018.
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The radiator fan assembly motor controller may have a ceramic capacitor that can potentially fail.
In this condition the radiator fan assembly motor controller may stop, causing overheating and loss of engine torque in motion, increasing the risk of an accident.
 

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

 
Description:  Passenger car under Nissan recall code: PG8BR.
Country of origin:  United Kingdom
Alert submitted by:  Portugal
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 14
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Croatia, Luxembourg, Poland, Romania

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Alert number: A12/0556/19       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: Renault
 
Name: Megane, Kadjar, Scenic
 
Type / number of model:  Type-approval numbers: e2*2007/46*0546*11, e2*2007/46*0546*12, e2*2007/46*0546*13, e2*2007/46*0475*13, e2*2007/46*0475*14, e2*2007/46*0574*07, e2*2007/46*0574*08; Engine types: K9K, R9N; Generation IV
 
Batch number / Barcode:  The affected Megane IV and Kadjar vehicles were manufactured between 13/09/2018 and 15/11/2018; the affected Scenic IV vehicles were manufactured between 02/10/2018 and 12/11/2018.
 
Risk type:  Fire
 
Capacitors may crack under mechanical stress of the electronic board and overheat.
This could lead to a malfunction of the engine cooling fan assembly, increasing the risk of a fire.
 

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

 
Description:  Passenger car under Renault recall code: 0D1C.
Country of origin:  France, Spain
Alert submitted by:  Portugal
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 14
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Croatia, Germany, Ireland, Romania

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Alert number: A12/0565/19       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: VW
 
Name: Various
 
Type / number of model:  Types: 3CC; 5N; 13; 1K; 1T; 6R; 715-1K-CFF-0-F; 3C; 1KP; 7N; 3D; 7L; 7M; 9N; AUV; AU; AA; 7P; 3H; A1, e1*2001/116*0023*##; e1*2001/116*0174*##; e1*2007/46*0627*##; e1*2007/46*0623*##; e13*2007/46*1167*##; e1*2007/46*0376*##; E1 83 R-05 6008; e1*2007/46*1725*##; e13*2007/46*1845*##; , e1*2001/116*0468*##; e1*2001/116*0450*##; e1*2007/46*0487*##; e1*2001/116*0471*##; e1*2007/46*0490*##; e1*2001/116*0211*##; e1*2007/46*0357*##; e1*2001/116*0510*##; e1*2001/116*0242*##; , e1*715/2007*692/2008F*0473; e1*2001/116*0307*##; e1*2007/46*0502*##; e1*2007/46*0491*##; e1*2001/116*0304*##; e1*2007/46*0434*##; e1*2007/46*0401*##; e1*2001/116*0189*##; e1*2001/116*0203*##;
 
Batch number / Barcode:  The vehicles affected were produced between 21.2.2008 and 18.5.2018.
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
Cars initially used for internal purposes of Volkswagen AG might not have been correctly modified before they were sold to the general public.
There is a possibility that certain safety systems of these cars are not correctly modified for street use.
 

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

 
Description:  Passenger car. Company recall code: 01C6
Country of origin:  Germany, India, Mexico, Portugal, Slovakia, South Africa, Spain
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 14
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Bulgaria, Sweden

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Alert number: A12/0568/19       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger van / Light commercial vehicle
 
Brand: Citroen
 
Name: Jumpy, Spacetourer
 
Type / number of model:  Type-approval numbers: e2*2007/46*0530*00 to 06, e2*2007/46*0531*00 to 04; Type: V
 
Batch number / Barcode:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between 10 September 2015 and 3 December 2018.
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The wishbone mounting brackets on the rear suspension system are improperly fixed and could break.
This can result in loss of directional control, increasing the risk of an accident.
 

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

 
Description:  Passenger van / Light commercial vehicle under Citroen recall code: GPM.
Country of origin:  France
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 14
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Croatia, Ireland, Poland

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Alert number: A12/0569/19       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger van / Light commercial vehicle
 
Brand: Citroen
 
Name: Jumpy, Spacetourer
 
Type / number of model:  Type-approval numbers: e2*2007/46*0530*00 to *06, e2*2007/46*531*00 to *04; Type: V
 
Batch number / Barcode:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between 10 September 2015 and 3 December 2018.
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
Excessive loading of the front suspension could result in loosening and eventual separation of the front wishbone lower ball joints.
This can impair vehicle’s directional stability, increasing the risk of an accident.
 

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

 
Description:  Passenger van / Light commercial vehicle under Citroen recall code: GQH.
Country of origin:  France
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 14
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Croatia, Ireland, Poland, Sweden, The Netherlands

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Alert number: A12/0570/19       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger van / Light commercial vehicle
 
Brand: Peugeot
 
Name: Expert, Traveller
 
Type / number of model:  Type approval number: e2*2007/46*0532*00 to 06, e2*2007/46*0533*00 to 04; Type: V
 
Batch number / Barcode:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between 27 August 2015 and 05 December 2018.
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The vehicle’s air-conditioning compressor pulley could break and damage other components in the engine compartment.
This may increase the risk of an accident.
 

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

 
Description:  Passenger van / Light commercial vehicle under Peugeot recall code: JCP.
Country of origin:  France
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 14
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Ireland, Poland

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Alert number: A12/0571/19       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger van / Light commercial vehicle
 
Brand: Citroen
 
Name: Jumpy, Spacetourer
 
Type / number of model:  Type approval number: e2*2007/46*0530*00 bis *06, e2*2007/46*531*00 to *04; Type: V
 
Batch number / Barcode:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between 10 September 2015 and 3 December 2018.
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The fastening screws on the transverse link connection to the front axle wishbone could break.
This can impair driving stability, increasing the risk of an accident.
 

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

 
Description:  Passenger van / Light commercial vehicle under Citroen recall code: GNR.
Country of origin:  France
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 14
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Ireland, Poland, Sweden

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Alert number: A12/0572/19       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger van / Light commercial vehicle
 
Brand: Citroen
 
Name: Jumpy, Spacetourer
 
Type / number of model:  Type-approval numbers: e2*2007/46*0530*00 to 06, e2*2007/46*0531*00 to 04; Type: V
 
Batch number / Barcode:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between 10 September 2015 and 3 December 2018.
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
Fastening elements of the steering mechanism may be defective.
This may result in malfunctioning of the steering system, leading to an accident.
 

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

 
Description:  Passenger van / Light commercial vehicle under Citroen recall code: GPK
Country of origin:  France
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 14
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Ireland, Sweden

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Alert number: A12/0573/19       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger van / Light commercial vehicle
 
Brand: Peugeot
 
Name: Expert, Traveller
 
Type / number of model:  Type approval number: e2*2007/46*0532*00 to 06, e2*2007/46*0533*00 to 04; Type: V
 
Batch number / Barcode:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between 27 August 2015 and 5 December 2018.
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The fastening screws on the transverse link connection to the front wishbone axle could break.
This can impair driving stability, increasing the risk of an accident.
 

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

 
Description:  Passenger van / Light commercial vehicle under recall code: JFF.
Country of origin:  France
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 14
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Poland

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Alert number: A12/0574/19       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger van / Light commercial vehicle
 
Brand: Citroen
 
Name: Jumpy, Spacetourer
 
Type / number of model:  Type-approval numbers: e2*2007/46*0530*00 to *06, e2*2007/46*531*00 to *04; Type: V
 
Batch number / Barcode:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between 10 September 2015 and 3 December 2018.
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The vehicle’s air-conditioning compressor pulley could break and damage other components in the engine compartment.
This may increase the risk of an accident.
 

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

 
Description:  Passenger van / Light commercial vehicle under Citroen recall code: GLD.
Country of origin:  France
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 14
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Croatia, Iceland, Poland, Sweden

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Alert number: A12/0553/19       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Toy slime
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Noise Putty
 
Type / number of model:  040865
 
Batch number / Barcode:  3856022407993
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The migration of boron from the toy slime is too high (measured value: 959 mg/kg).
Ingestion or contact with an excessive quantity of boron may harm the health of children by damaging their reproductive system.

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

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Destruction of the product, Import rejected at border

 
Description:  Pink toy slime in a transparent plastic container.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Croatia
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 14

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Alert number: A12/0562/19       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Plastic plane
 
Brand: ZHIFAN toys
 
Name: Cartoon Plane
 
Type / number of model:  Art. No. 777-388B
 
Batch number / Barcode:  940206112820
 
Risk type:  Environment
 
The solders in the toy contain an excessive amount of lead and cadmium (measured values up to 85% and 0.04% by weight respectively).
Lead and cadmium pose a risk to the environment.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Commission Directive on the restriction of the use of certain hazardous substances in electrical and electronic equipment (RoHS 2 Directive).
 

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

 
Description:  Battery-operated plastic plane supplied in a cardboard box.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Lithuania
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 14

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Alert number: A12/0563/19       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Plastic toy car
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Forklift Truck
 
Type / number of model:  Art. No 688-2
 
Batch number / Barcode:  YT15070622
 
Risk type:  Environment
 
The solders in the toy contain an excessive amount of lead and cadmium (measured values up to 69.9% and 0.5% by weight respectively).
Lead and cadmium pose a risk to the environment.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Commission Directive on the restriction of the use of certain hazardous substances in electrical and electronic equipment (RoHS 2 Directive).
 

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

 
Description:  Battery-operated plastic toy supplied in a cardboard box.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Lithuania
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 14

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Alert number: A12/0566/19       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Soft toy
 
Brand: Claire's
 
Name: Lama Jingle Bells
 
Type / number of model:  28640
 
Batch number / Barcode:  5053264286401
 
Risk type:  Burns, Choking
 
The toy's battery can easily overheat.
This can lead to a risk of burns for children. In addition, the fibrous stuffing material of the toy is easily accessible due to the weakness of certain seams. A small child may put the stuffing material in the mouth and choke.

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

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

 
Description:  White soft toy with a red scarf and battery inside. The product was sold between October 2018 and February 2019.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  France
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 14

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Alert number: A12/0567/19       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Squeezable toy
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Color Squish
 
Type / number of model:  reference SYM2264
 
Batch number / Barcode:  5412479022264
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
Small parts can easily be detached from the toy.
A small child may put one of 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 taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Distributor)

 
Description:  Anti-stress squeezable toys ('squishies'). 16 models are subject to the measure.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  France
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 14

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Alert number: A12/0575/19       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Magnetic train set
 
Brand: Zebra
 
Name: Magnetic train wagon
 
Type / number of model:  3010874
 
Batch number / Barcode:  211693
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
Small parts can be easily detached from the toy.
A child can 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 taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Retailer)

 
Description:  Small wooden train with magnetic parts.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  France
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 14
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Austria, Cyprus, Germany

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Alert number: A12/0578/19       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Balloons
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Balon
 
Type / number of model:  Nº:2506
 
Batch number / Barcode:  2506888825066
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The product contains an excessive amount of di-isononyl phthalate (DINP) (measured value up to 0.25 % by weight).
This phthalate may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to their reproductive system and liver.

The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.
 

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

 
Description:  Transparent plastic bag with 5 yellow balloons of 30 cm, with eyes and peak printed on them, imitating a duck's head.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Lithuania
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 14

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Alert number: A12/0557/19       
Category:  Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product:  Children’s blouse
 
Brand: KWS, PPT
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  Item n° А00035426 НКТ59Т18
 
Batch number / Barcode:  2000001238370
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The unattached cords in the waist area are too long.
They may become trapped during various activities of the child, leading to injuries.

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

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

 
Description:  100% cotton, pink top with cords in the waist, intended for children and adolescents from 7 to 11 years old.
Country of origin:  Turkey
Alert submitted by:  Bulgaria
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 14

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Alert number: A12/0558/19       
Category:  Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product:  Children’s clothing set
 
Brand: KWS, PPT
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  Item N° А00035153 С31С26
 
Batch number / Barcode:  2000001218297
 
Risk type:  Strangulation
 
The hood of the sweatshirt has long cords with free ends.
These cords can become trapped during various activities of the child, leading to strangulation.

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

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

 
Description:  100% polyester, children’s orange clothing set, consisting of a sweatshirt with cords in the neck and a pair of trousers, intended for children aged 7-12 years old.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Bulgaria
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 14

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Alert number: A12/0559/19       
Category:  Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product:  Children’s jacket
 
Brand: KWS, PPT
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  Item N° А00035153 С31С26
 
Batch number / Barcode:  2000001218297
 
Risk type:  Strangulation
 
The hood of the jacket has cords with free ends in the neck area.
These cords can become trapped during various activities of the child, leading to strangulation.

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

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

 
Description:  Red padded jacket intended for children from 4 to 11 years old.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Bulgaria
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 14

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Alert number: A12/0564/19       
Category:  Cosmetics
 
Product:  Skin lightening product
 
Brand: Bio Claire
 
Name: Lightening body cream without hydroquinone
 
Type / number of model:  D244305, Natural Bio-Végétal Activator
 
Batch number / Barcode:  6181100231199
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The product contains clobetasol propionate (measured concentration 0.01 % by weight).
Clobetasol is a corticosteroid that should be applied only if medically prescribed. Exposure to it could cause skin irritation and may lead to reproductive and endocrine problems.

The product does not comply with the Cosmetic Products Regulation.
 

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

 
Description:  320 ml of skin whitening body cream sold in a white plastic jar.
Country of origin:  Ivory Coast
Alert submitted by:  France
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 14
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Alert number: INFO/0043/19       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Key-ring
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode:  Q001350
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
Small parts of the product (the eyes) can be detached from the toy.
A small child could 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): Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description:  Pink plush octopus key-ring.
Country of origin:  Unknown
Alert submitted by:  Italy
Type of alert: Other
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 14