Rapid Alert System - Weekly Report
Report 18 ( Published on: 03/05/2019)
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Weekly report on consumer products
Products with serious risks
Risk type: Chemical
The plastic material of the product contains an excessive amount of bis(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) and dibutyl phthalate (DBP) (measured values up to 32 % and 17 % by weight, respectively).
These phthalates may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to their reproductive system.
The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Distributor): Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description: Plastic doll with long, brown artificial hair in a cardboard box with transparent window.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Germany
Type of alert: Serious
Year - Week: 2019 - 18
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Romania