Rapid Alert System - Weekly Report

Report 31 ( Published on: 02/08/2019)
Notification A12/0864/19 has been withdrawn from weekly report 24-2019 of 14/06/2019 at the request of the national authority following a reassessment of the risk.

 
Weekly report on consumer products
Products with serious risks 

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Alert number: A12/1148/19       
Category:  Kitchen/cooking accessories
 
Product:  Multi Cooker
 
Brand: Tower
 
Name: 8L Digital Multi Cooker
 
Type / number of model:  T17004
 
Batch number / Barcode:  P0185990
 
Risk type:  Fire
 
Due to a faulty component, the product is able to activate without user command.
This can increase the risk of fire.

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

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

 
Description:  8 liter Air Fryer with Rotisserie.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  United Kingdom
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 31

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Alert number: A12/1160/19       
Category:  Chemical products
 
Product:  Spray paints
 
Brand: MARCEU
 
Name: Spray paint
 
Type / number of model:  400ml color paint
 
Batch number / Barcode:  5680000200041, 5680000200065, 5680000200089, 5680000200232, 5680000200393, 5680000200409, 5680000210071, 5680000200355, 5680000200362, 5680000215809, 5680000203189, 5680000203196
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The product contains toluene (measured value: 13% by weight).
Toluene is carcinogenic and toxic if inhaled or if it gets in contact with the skin.

The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Import rejected at border

 
Description:  Spray paint, 400 ml.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Portugal
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 31

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Alert number: A12/1154/19       
Category:  Lighters
 
Product:  Lighter
 
Brand: PROF
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  art.40009425, code А16
 
Batch number / Barcode:  barcode 3661075047818
 
Risk type:  Burns, Fire
 
The lighter is not resistant to high temperature. The product may break after falling, as a result of which it explodes. The pieces of the exploding lighter may cause a serious injury. The gas of the exploding lighter may ignite and cause a fire.




The product does not meet the requirements of the European standard EN ISO 9994.
 

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

 
Description:  Set of 50 lighters in a box.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Bulgaria
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 31

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Alert number: A12/1156/19       
Category:  Lighters
 
Product:  Novelty lighter
 
Brand: Maxim
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  art. 40152043
 
Batch number / Barcode:  Barcode: 3 661075 120290, Lot:132711
 
Risk type:  Fire
 
The lighter is appealing to children due to its shape and colour.
Children may play with it and suffer burns or 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:  A gas piezo lighter in the shape of a grenade, with a nozzle used for refilling, with an inclined metal cap from which the flame emerges after pressing the ignition mechanism with a screw device of the cap, attached to the lighter by means of a ring, placed in a black cardboard box.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Bulgaria
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 31

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Alert number: A12/1146/19       
Category:  Machinery
 
Product:  Work cage
 
Brand: TDL, DLS, DL Steel
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  AP5x, AP6x, AP7x series
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The lower pivot point of the rotary device is subject to excessive and premature wear.
As a result, the weld of the lower shaft can break off and the structure will no longer hold, increasing the risk of injuries to the users.
 

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

 
Description:  Metallic work cage.
Country of origin:  Belgium
Alert submitted by:  Belgium
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 31

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Alert number: A12/1145/19       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: Jeep
 
Name: Wrangler
 
Type / number of model:  Type-approval number: e4*2001/116*0116*28; type: JK
 
Batch number / Barcode:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between 09 October 2017 and 13 February 2019.
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
A fixing nut on the steering shaft may become loose.
This can impair the vehicle steerability, increasing the risk of an accident.
 

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

 
Description:  Right-hand drive vehicles under Jeep recall code: V26.
Country of origin:  United States
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 31
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Ireland

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Alert number: A12/1150/19       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: KIA
 
Name: Picanto
 
Type / number of model:  Picanto (TA)
 
Batch number / Barcode:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between 1 and 30 June 2012.
 
Risk type:  Fire
 
The fuel filler and fuel levelling hoses may wear over time, potentially resulting in a fuel leak.
Fuel leakage close to a source of ignition increases the risk of the vehicle catching fire.
 

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

 
Description:  Passenger cars equipped with a petrol engine.
Country of origin:  Republic of Korea
Alert submitted by:  Belgium
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 31
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Bulgaria, Denmark, Finland, Germany, Iceland, Ireland, Luxembourg, Poland, Slovakia, Slovenia, Sweden

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Alert number: A12/1159/19       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: BMW
 
Name: X3, X4
 
Type / number of model:  Type-approval numbers: e1*2007/46*1797*, e1*2007/46*1881*00; types: G3X, G4X
 
Batch number / Barcode:  The affected vehicles were manufactured on 19 and 20 March 2019.
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The airbag cover on the instrument panel may not have been manufactured according to specifications.
As a result, in the event of an accident, the airbag may not deploy as designed, increasing the risk of an injury.
 

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

 
Description:  Passenger car under BMW recall code: 0051620400.
Country of origin:  Germany
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 31

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Alert number: A12/1162/19       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: VW
 
Name: Tiguan
 
Type / number of model:  Type-approval numbers: e1*2001/116*0450*32, e1*2001/116*0450*34, e1*2001/116*0450*35
 
Batch number / Barcode:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between 28 August 2017 and 21 June 2018.
 
Risk type:  Fire
 
Due to a defective main fuse, in the event of an accident involving airbag deployment, the fuel pump is not switched off as intended.
As a result, the fuel pump could continue conveying fuel, increasing the risk of fire.
 

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

 
Description:  Passenger car with a 2.0 TDI biturbo engine under VW recall code: 97 DM.
Country of origin:  Germany
Alert submitted by:  Romania
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 31
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Bulgaria, Denmark, Luxembourg, Slovenia, Sweden

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Alert number: A12/1144/19       
Category:  Other
 
Product:  Laser treatment instrument
 
Brand: AEDEN
 
Name: SEMICONDUCTOR LASER TREATMENT INSTRUMENT
 
Type / number of model:  GD07-W
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Damage to sight
 
The laser beam is too powerful.
Direct viewing of the laser beam could cause damage to sight.

The product does not comply with the relevant European Standard EN 60825-1.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Retailer): Recall of the product from end users, Warning consumers of the risks, Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description:  Semiconductor laser phototherapy device. The product includes a host machine and а nasal treatment probe with a laser. Packed in a box.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Slovakia
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 31

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Alert number: A12/1155/19       
Category:  Childcare articles and children's equipment
 
Product:  Soother holder
 
Brand: Herobility
 
Name: HeroHolder
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode:  7350004051090, 7350004051106, 7350004051113, 7350004051120, 7350004051298, 7350004051304
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
The fastening clip can break, generating small parts.
A child could put the small parts in the mouth and choke.

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

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

Company recall page:  https://herobility.com/se/sv/heroholder/

 
Description:  Holder for pacifier/soother
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Sweden
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 31
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Poland

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Alert number: A12/1161/19       
Category:  Childcare articles and children's equipment
 
Product:  Children’s hot water bottle
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Wärmflasche
 
Type / number of model:  409997
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The product contains an excessive amount of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs), including: benzo[a]anthracene (BaA) (measured value up to: 0,9 mg/kg) + benzo(e)pyrene (measured value up to: 0,6 mg/kg) + benzo(b)fluoranthene measured value up to: 63 mg/kg).
These PAHs may cause cancer.

The product does not comply with the REACH regulation.
 

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

 
Description:  Hot water bottle with printed fabric cover in transparent colourless plastic film.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 31

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Alert number: A12/1171/19       
Category:  Stationery
 
Product:  Ballpoint pen
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  03-1002
 
Batch number / Barcode:  EAN 4000867 274671
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The pen releases an excessive amount of nickel (measured value: 1.20 μg/cm²/week).
Nickel is a strong sensitiser and can cause allergic reactions if present in articles that come into direct and prolonged 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: Importer)

 
Description:  Small metal ballpoint pen to which a printed label is attached.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 31

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Alert number: A12/1151/19       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Interactive soft toy
 
Brand: Les petits génies
 
Name: Chien animé [animated dog]
 
Type / number of model:  387185
 
Batch number / Barcode:  05/2018
 
Risk type:  Burns
 
The surface of the battery compartment can overheat.
This can lead to a risk of burns for children.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 62115.
 

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

 
Description:  Interactive soft toy dog packaged in an open cardboard box. Additional inscriptions on the packaging: "Chien animé aboie et marche 16 cm"
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  France
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 31

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Alert number: A12/1152/19       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Slacker eagle
 
Brand: Slackers
 
Name: Slackers Seilrutsche Eagle (Zipline)
 
Type / number of model:  980001
 
Batch number / Barcode:  859215007164
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The hand slide can easily break.
As a consequence, a child could lose balance and fall down.

The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 71-1.
 

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

 
Description:  Product comprising plastic hand slides with pulleys mounted on ball bearings and light, non-slip handles.
Country of origin:  United States
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 31
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Cyprus, Finland

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Alert number: A12/1153/19       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Toy experimental kit
 
Brand: MICRO PLANET
 
Name: Chimie 1000
 
Type / number of model:  488509, 605909
 
Batch number / Barcode:  5600849488509
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The plastic frame of the protective goggles contains bis(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value: 12.7 % by weight).
This phthalate may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to their reproductive system.

The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.
 

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

 
Description:  Kit comprising booklet, overall, goggles, gloves, etc. and chemical products to carry out experiments. The product is packed in a cardboard box. The product was (also) sold online.
Country of origin:  Portugal
Alert submitted by:  France
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 31

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Alert number: A12/1158/19       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Toy slime
 
Brand: Bme / Unicorn poop
 
Name: Mass unicorn poop
 
Type / number of model:  PLU: 298857; ITEM NO:78698
 
Batch number / Barcode:  2200129885764
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The content of Boron in the toy slime is too high (declared value up to: 1289 mg/kg).
Ingestion or contact with an excessive quantity of boron may harm the health of children by damaging the 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: Distributor): Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description:  Translucent slime (65g). The product is available in yellow, pink and blue colours. The product is packed in a blister which is in a cardboard package.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Hungary
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 31
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Slovenia

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Alert number: A12/1169/19       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Fancy-dress mask
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Szőrös állatos álarc
 
Type / number of model:  PG-285
 
Batch number / Barcode:  5999555726525
 
Risk type:  Burns
 
The fancy-dress mask is highly flammable and does not self-extinguish.
When catching fire, the child could suffer burns.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 71-2.
 

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

 
Description:  Plastic, animal head mask with sewn long-stranded brown artificial fur decoration. The mask can be fixed on the head with a rubber band. The product is sold without packaging.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Hungary
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 31

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Alert number: A12/1147/19       
Category:  Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product:  Children's trousers
 
Brand: MODA
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  bao 2003
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The product contains long functional cords with free ends at the waist area.
The cords can become trapped during various activities of a child and cause injuries.

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

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

 
Description:  Young girls' trousers with long functional cords at the waist area. This garment is intended for 4 years-old girls and is in pink colour with with stripe on the side.
Country of origin:  Italy
Alert submitted by:  Cyprus
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 31

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Alert number: A12/1149/19       
Category:  Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product:  Children’s blouse
 
Brand: Reserved
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  Model “Mineral heart”
 
Batch number / Barcode:  B5902094080003, INDEX: LE 088-08M-98
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
Small parts can easily detach from the blouse.
The small child may place the small part into his/her mouth and choke.


 

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

 
Description:  Children’s blouse with small figures sewn to the front of the blouse (with various shapes – round, rectangular and others).
Country of origin:  India
Alert submitted by:  Bulgaria
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 31

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Alert number: A12/1143/19       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  Electrical socket adaptor
 
Brand: abex
 
Name: Adapter przenośny trzykrotny
 
Type / number of model:  R-1
 
Batch number / Barcode:  5 904182 974195
 
Risk type:  Electric shock
 
Single-pole or partial insertion of a plug into the adaptor is possible.
The user could touch the free remaining pin of the plug and receive an electric shock.
Furthermore, there is no earth connection. An appliance of protection class I (which should be earthed) connected to the mains via the adaptor would consequently not be earthed.

 

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

 
Description:  Electrical plug adaptor in white colour for 3 plugs. The device is without earth contacts. Packaging: plastic bag
Country of origin:  Poland
Alert submitted by:  Hungary
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 31

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Alert number: A12/1157/19       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  Kettle
 
Brand: Coline
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  44-3118-1, 44-3118-2, 44-3118-3, UK only: 18-3640-1, 18-3640-2, 18-3640-3
 
Batch number / Barcode:  7393173349100, 7393173349117, 7393173349124, 7393173349131, 7393173349148, 7393173349155
 
Risk type:  Burns
 
The handle of the kettle can easily detach, as a consequence hot water can pour out of the pipe.
There is a risk of scalding due to exposure of hot water.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 60335.
 

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

Company recall page:  http://clasohlson.com

 
Description:  Electrical water kettle
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Sweden
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 31
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  United Kingdom

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Alert number: A12/1163/19       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  LED Hydroponics light
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Vipar Spectra
 
Type / number of model:  T300
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Electric shock
 
The electrical strength is inadequate.
Consequently, there is a risk of electric shock.

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

Measures taken by economic operators: Import rejected at border (By: Importer)

 
Description:  LED light sold in a brown cardboard box.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  United Kingdom
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 31

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Alert number: A12/1164/19       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  Vacuum wrapping machine
 
Brand: XinBaoLong
 
Name: Vacuum Fresh Maintaining Packing Machine
 
Type / number of model:  QH-01
 
Batch number / Barcode:  6 931863 200013
 
Risk type:  Burns, Electric shock, Fire
 
The electrical insulation is insufficient. The plastic part holding the heater's current conductor connections is flammable.
The user could touch accessible live parts and receive an electric shock.
Due to the flammability of conductor connections, there is a risk of fire and burns.

The product does not comply with the requirements of 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 vacuum wrapping machine. The colourful cardboard box packaging contains a package of foil and an instruction manual in English.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Hungary
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 31

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Alert number: A12/1165/19       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  Hot plate
 
Brand: CNZIDEL
 
Name: HOT PLATE
 
Type / number of model:  ZD-1015
 
Batch number / Barcode:  6 920181 489187
 
Risk type:  Electric shock
 
The electrical insulation is inadequate and the products lacks a protective earth connection.
As a result, the user could receive an electric shock from accessible live parts.

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

 

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

 
Description:  Electric, portable, single cooking plate with red indicator light. The hot plate diameter: 185 mm. Packaging: colourful cardboard box.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Hungary
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 31

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Alert number: A12/1166/19       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  USB charger
 
Brand: Aqprox
 
Name: USB Travel Wall Charger
 
Type / number of model:  appUSBWALL1
 
Batch number / Barcode:  8435099516231
 
Risk type:  Electric shock
 
The creepage/clearance distances between the primary and accessible secondary circuit are not sufficient.
The user could touch accessible live parts and receive an electric shock.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 60950.
 

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

 
Description:  USB charger in black colour. The product was also sold online.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Denmark
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 31

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Alert number: A12/1167/19       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  Hot plate
 
Brand: CNZIDEL
 
Name: HOT PLATE
 
Type / number of model:  ZD-1010A
 
Batch number / Barcode:  6 920181 489170
 
Risk type:  Electric shock
 
The electrical insulation is inadequate
As a result, the user could receive an electric shock from accessible live parts.

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

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

 
Description:  Electric, portable, single cooking plate with red indicator light. The hot plate diameter: 155 mm. Packaging: colourful cardboard box.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Hungary
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 31

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Alert number: A12/1168/19       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  Travel hot plate
 
Brand: CNZIDEL
 
Name: HOT PLATE Travel Cook
 
Type / number of model:  170701
 
Batch number / Barcode:  8 008004 115135 (on the packaging); 6 920181 489194 (on a label).
 
Risk type:  Electric shock
 
The electrical insulation is inadequate and the products lacks a protective earth connection.
As a result, the user could receive an electric shock from accessible live parts.

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

 

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

 
Description:  Electric, portable, single cooking plate with red indicator light. The hot plate diameter: 100 mm. Packaging: colourful cardboard box.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Hungary
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 31

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Alert number: A12/1170/19       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  LED Hydroponics light
 
Brand: Vipar spectra
 
Name: Vipar Spectra
 
Type / number of model:  R900
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Electric shock
 
The product lacks a protective earth connection.
Consequently the user could receive an electric shock.

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

Measures taken by economic operators: Import rejected at border (By: Importer)

 
Description:  Plain brown packaging and white packing.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  United Kingdom
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 31
Products with other risk levels 

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Alert number: A11/0047/19       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Soft toy
 
Brand: Clément Faugier
 
Name: Peluche Marono
 
Type / number of model:  Marono 20 cm
 
Batch number / Barcode:  2014
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
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, Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Distributor)

 
Description:  Soft toy sold without packaging
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  France
Type of alert: Other
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 31

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Alert number: A11/0048/19       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Soft toy
 
Brand: AniMagic , Vivid Imaginations Limited
 
Name: My first Puppy
 
Type / number of model:  31339.43
 
Batch number / Barcode:  181008P3; 181102P3; 181116P3
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
The nose and eyes of the toy can be easily detached.
A small child may put them 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: Recall of the product from end users (By: Distributor)

 
Description:  Hard plastic carrier in white and pink colours, containing a soft toy depicting a puppy and a set of accessories. The carrier is wrapped in plastic.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  United Kingdom
Type of alert: Other
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 31
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Ireland
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Alert number: INFO/0088/19       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Soft toy
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
Small parts (the eyes, the nose) may be easily detached from the toy. 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 detached elements or the stuffing material 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 ordered by public authorities (to: Distributor): Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description:  Monkey-shaped soft toys, available in various colors. Some of the toys are equipped with a sound producing element.
Country of origin:  Unknown
Alert submitted by:  Poland
Type of alert: Other
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 31

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Alert number: INFO/0089/19       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Plastic toy
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: 5 pcs Mixed different animals 5 pcs Mixed differen
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The toy contains an excessive amount of bis(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value: 18.3% by weight).
This phthalate may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to their reproductive system.

The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.
 

Measures taken by economic operators: Removal of the products from the Wish platform (By: Other)

 
Description:  Plastic bath toys in the shape of different animals in different coulours. The product was sold online, in particular via Wish.
Country of origin:  Unknown
Alert submitted by:  Denmark
Type of alert: Other
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 31

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Alert number: INFO/0090/19       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Plastic toy
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Color elephant
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The product contains an excessive amount of bis(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value: 20% by weight).
This phthalate may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to their reproductive system.

The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.
 

Measures taken by economic operators: Removal of the products from the eBay platform (By: Other)

 
Description:  Baby bath toys animals in different colours with squeeze sound. The product was sold online, in particular via Amazon.
Country of origin:  Unknown
Alert submitted by:  Denmark
Type of alert: Other
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 31

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Alert number: INFO/0091/19       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Plastic figures
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: big size 0-3 years old baby animal big size 0-3 ye
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The toy contains an excessive amount of di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value: 21% by weight).
The phthalate may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to the reproductive system.

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

Measures taken by economic operators: Removal of the products from the Wish platform (By: Other)

 
Description:  Plastic figures in the shape of baby sea animals in different coulours. The product was sold online, in particular via Wish.
Country of origin:  Unknown
Alert submitted by:  Denmark
Type of alert: Other
 
Year - Week:  2019 - 31