Rapid Alert System - Weekly Report

Report 35 ( Published on: 31/08/2012)

 
Weekly report Products with serious risks 

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Alert number: A12/1299/12       
Category:  Kitchen/cooking accessories
 
Product:  Thermos flasks
 
Brand: Em Home
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  9400712 (800 ml) and 8402445 (0.5L), 84006619 (1.9L) and 8407033 (0.75L), 8404470 (0.5L)
 
Batch number / Barcode:  8435340607121, 8435269924453, 8435269966194 8435269970337 and 8435269944703. The same failure has been found in the following references: ref. 8407037 (0’86L), 8407032 (0’5), 8404477 (1’0L), 8407036 (1’8L) and 8406273 (1’0L) ,7401442, 7401443, 7401844, 7401845, 7401853, 7402476, 7405519, 7405520, 7405521, 7405522, 7405523, 7405524, 8400770, 8400784, 8402269, 8402440, 8403784, 8404475, 8406275, 8406618 and 8402441
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The products pose a chemical risk because of the presence of asbestos fibres in the separators of the double glass wall of the thermos flask.

The products do not comply with the REACH Regulation.
 

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

 
Description:  Thermos flasks in a range of sizes and colours. The labelling bears the brand name, capacity and barcodes.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Spain
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2012 - 35

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Alert number: A12/1298/12       
Category:  Chemical products
 
Product:  Tattoo ink
 
Brand: Intenze
 
Name: Lining Black
 
Type / number of model:  Batch BK56IMX40; Best before date 02/28/16
 
Batch number / Barcode:  Lot SS74
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The product poses a chemical risk because it contains 6.6 mg/kg policyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAH).

The Federal Institute for Risk Assessment (BfR) considers that tattoo colours exceeding 0.5 mg/kg total PAH resp. 0.005 mg/kg BaP pose a serious risk, in reference to Council of Europe Resolution "ResAP(2008)1 on requirements and criteria for the safety of tattoos and permanent make-up".
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Recall of the product from end users.

 
Description:  Black viscous liquid packaged in centrifuge tubes in quantities of around 10 ml.
Country of origin:  United States
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2012 - 35

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Alert number: A12/1313/12       
Category:  Lighting equipment
 
Product:  Night-light
 
Brand: KDE
 
Name: Luz Nocturna
 
Type / number of model:  model 05-TBNL00348
 
Batch number / Barcode:  8435147053480
 
Risk type:  Electric shock
 
A child might consider the product to be a toy because of its design and appearance, presenting a risk of electric shock if the child plays with the product.

The product does not comply with the Low Voltage Directive (LVD) and the relevant European standard EN 60598.
 

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

 
Description:  White night-light for children with a decorative front. Sold in a blister pack.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Spain
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2012 - 35

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Alert number: A12/1311/12       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Plastic doll
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Modern girl
 
Type / number of model:  No: 777 (on the packaging) B576 (on the label) ITEM No: 4910069
 
Batch number / Barcode:  8713149100693
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The product poses a chemical risk because the head of the dolls contains 21.8 % by weight of di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP).

According to the REACH Regulation the phthalates DEHP, DBP and BBP are prohibited in all toys and childcare articles, while phthalates DINP, DIDP and DNOP are prohibited in toys or childcare articles that can be placed in the mouth by children.
 

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

 
Description:  A doll in a plastic cylinder, 17cm high. The doll has blue, long hair, big eyes and head and wearing a shiny dress with shoes. On the plastic cylinder are following data – "Modern Fashion Trends, Beautiful, Fashion Girl, Fashion Vogue Style".
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Czech Republic
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2012 - 35

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Alert number: A12/1324/12       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Plastic blocks
 
Brand: Pocoyo
 
Name: Activity Blocks
 
Type / number of model:  Ref.:87051
 
Batch number / Barcode:  3296580870509
 
Risk type:  Suffocation
 
The product poses a risk of suffocation for children if the rounded end (the head) of the small play figurine is placed in the mouth and blocks the airways.

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

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

 
Description:  Three plastic cubes of different colours which fit together and a small play figurine with a length of 45 mm and a head with diameter of 25 mm, packed in a box with a transparent top, with permanently affixed CE marking and age category restriction below 18 months.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Bulgaria
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2012 - 35

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Alert number: A12/1325/12       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Doll with accessories
 
Brand: Hong Yi
 
Name: Pretty, Fashion style
 
Type / number of model:  NO. HY-8188
 
Batch number / Barcode:  1 120315 096488, ITEM NO.:A340866W
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The product poses a chemical risk because it contains 1.65 % by weight of bis (-2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) and 4.78 % by weight of Diisononyl phthalate (DINP).

The unicorn poses a chemical risk because it contains 19.67 % by weight of bis (-2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP).

According to the REACH Regulation the phthalates DEHP, DBP and BBP are prohibited in all toys and childcare articles, while phthalates DINP, DIDP and DNOP are prohibited in toys or childcare articles that can be placed in the mouth by children.
 

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

 
Description:  Doll with accessories. The set consists of: purple unicorn with long mane in pink and purple; doll with long blond hair; two palm trees with brown stems and green leaves. The toy is packed in a cardboard box.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Bulgaria
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2012 - 35

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Alert number: A12/1300/12       
Category:  Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product:  False nails
 
Brand:  1. Unigue Mode 2. Unique Mode
 
Name:  1. Professional Nail tips 2. Professional Nail Tip
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The products pose a chemical risk because the glue contains dibutyl phthalate (DBP).
 

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

 
Description:  1. A set of plastic nails, 1 pack of 24 pieces, various designs, with glue. Packed in plastic bag. The cardboard label includes the inscription "Unigue Mode Beautiful Nails of Charming Ladies" and a user manual in English. 2. A set of plastic clear white nails with glue in red tube.
Country of origin:  Unknown
Alert submitted by:  Czech Republic
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2012 - 35

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Alert number: A12/1301/12       
Category:  Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product:  False nails
 
Brand:  1. Mei Jia Er 2. LaMeiLa 3. SPL 4. Xindin 5. Opoola
 
Name: 1. – 5.: Art Nails Professional Nail Color & Nail Art System
 
Type / number of model:  1. and 3. – 4.: Unknown; 2. No: 381; 5. No: 2613
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The products pose a chemical risk because the glue contains dibutyl phthalate (DBP).
 

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

 
Description:  1. A set of plastic nails, 1 pack of 10 pieces, various designs, with glue. Packed in plastic bag. The label of the packaging includes the information "High Quality" and a user manual in English. 2-5. Sets of plastic transparent/coloured nails with decorations and glue in an orange/red tube (5cm).
Country of origin:  Unknown
Alert submitted by:  Czech Republic
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2012 - 35

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Alert number: A12/1302/12       
Category:  Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product:  False nails
 
Brand:  1. Fengshangmei (Fake nehty) 2. True Lover 3. – 4. Xiangnier 5. Art Nail
 
Name:  1. – 3. and 5.: Nail Art 4. Nail Art Collection
 
Type / number of model:  1. 6421-150-6.80 2. 24815 3. B-039 4. B-010 5. A-761
 
Batch number / Barcode:  1. 6 987653 268 046 2. 8 028703 324812 3. – 5. Unknown
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The products pose a chemical risk because the glue contains dibutyl phthalate (DBP).
 

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

 
Description:  1. A set of plastic coloured nails with decorations and a 5 cm long orange tube of glue with the inscription: “Feng Shang NAIL ADHESIVE ls for artificial nails“. The Individual sets are inserted into paper cards (12 pieces) and packed in a plastic bag. 2. A set of plastic transparent nails with decorations and glue containing the inscription: “NAIL ADHESIVE ls for artificial nails“. 3. A set of plastic nails with a glue containing the inscription: “Zunmeitang nail“. The nails are transparent in colour with decorations. 4. A set of plastic transparent coloured with metallic luster nails, with decor and glue “HEILU“ in blue tube. 5. A set of plastic transparent coloured, with French decor and glue “HEILU“ in blue tube.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Czech Republic
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2012 - 35

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Alert number: A12/1303/12       
Category:  Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product:  False nails
 
Brand: K.nail
 
Name:  1. Artbrush Nails, Salon Quality 2. Nail Art by Magnetic 3. Nail art, Professional quality
 
Type / number of model:  1. KP-0801 2. Unknown 3. NO.KP-10716
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The products pose a chemical risk because the glue contains dibutyl phthalate (DBP).
 

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

 
Description:  1. A set of plastic nails with a 5 cm long red tube of glue. The nails are in blue colour with a decoration. The product is packed in a plastic bag (approx. 7x5.5 cm). Attached to it is a cardboard label with printed roses. 2. A set of plastic nails with a 5 cm long orange tube of glue. The nails are in black colour with decoration. The product is packed in a plastic bag (approx. 7x5.5 cm).. Attached to it is a black cardboard label with printed fingers with a glass. 3. A set of plastic nails with a 5 cm long red tube of glue containing the inscription "ADHESIVE QTG for artificial nails". The product is packed in a plastic bag (approx. 7x5.5 cm) with a black cardboard label and an orange triangle including the inscription: “Fit, all nail size“, and user manual in English.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Czech Republic
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2012 - 35

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Alert number: A12/1304/12       
Category:  Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product:  1. Girls' tracksuits 2. Sweatshirt
 
Brand: Gatita Feliz
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  1. Girls' tracksuits: 9119, 1. Girls' tracksuits: 9120, 1. Girls' tracksuits: 9125, 1. Girls' tracksuits: 9128, 1. Girls' tracksuits: 9129, 2.Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Injuries, Strangulation
 
The products pose a risk of injuries and strangulation due to the presence of functional cords in the waist and neck area which are too long.


The products do not comply with the relevant standard EN 14682.
 

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

 
Description:  1. 5 tracksuits in several colours with the inscription 'Gatita Feliz'. 2. The sweatshirt for girls has a pink hood, pink drawstrings at the neck and the image of a cat printed on the chest with the text "Smile" in pink, blue and white. Sizes from 2 to 12 years.
Country of origin:  Unknown
Alert submitted by:  Spain
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2012 - 35

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Alert number: A12/1305/12       
Category:  Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product:  False nails
 
Brand: K.nail
 
Name:  1. Rich, more Shining, last More Long Time 2. NAILS ART, New Design, Beautiful Nails of Charming Ladies
 
Type / number of model:  1. KP-811, 2. 889
 
Batch number / Barcode:  1. 4200068036904, 2. Unknown
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The products pose a chemical risk because the glue contains dibutyl phthalate (DBP).
 

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

 
Description:  1. A set of plastic nails with glue, 1 pack of 12 pieces, various designs. Packed in a plastic bag. 2. A set of plastic nails with glue, 1 pack of 10 pieces, pink colour with silver decoration. Packed in a plastic bag with cardboard label.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Czech Republic
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2012 - 35

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Alert number: A12/1306/12       
Category:  Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product:  False nails
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name:  1. Charming Nails, Beautiful Nails of Charming Ladies 2. Nail Tips 3. Toe Nails, Fashion Accessories, Toe Nail Tips
 
Type / number of model:  1. and 3.: Unknown 2.: Nails Tips 001
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The products pose a chemical risk because the glue contains dibutyl phthalate (DBP).
 

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

 
Description:  1. A set of plastic nails with a 5 cm long orange tube of glue containing the inscription “NAIL ADHESIVE for artificial nails “. The nails are in white colour or translucent with decoration. The product is packed in a plastic bag (7 x 5.5 cm) with a cardboard label. 2. Plastic long translucent tips and an orange tube of glue with the inscription “Feng Shang NAIL ADHESIVE LS for artificial nails“. Packaging size approx. 7 x 5.5 cm. 3. Plastic nails for feet with decoration and beige tube of glue with the inscription "Feng Shang". Packaging size is approx. 8 x 5.5 cm.
Country of origin:  Unknown
Alert submitted by:  Czech Republic
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2012 - 35

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Alert number: A12/1307/12       
Category:  Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product:  False nails
 
Brand: K.nail
 
Name:  1. Nail Art, Beautiful Nails of Charming Ladies 2. Nail Art, Professional quality 3. Perfect Fit Petite To Large 4. Professional Nail Color & Nail Artsystem
 
Type / number of model:  1. KP-0802 2. KP-0804 3.-4.: Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The products pose a chemical risk because the glue contains dibutyl phthalate (DBP).
 

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

 
Description:  1.-4. Sets of plastic nails in white or various colour designs, with a 5 cm long red tube of glue. The product is packed in a plastic bag (approx. 7 x 5.5cm).
Country of origin:  Unknown
Alert submitted by:  Czech Republic
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2012 - 35

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Alert number: A12/1310/12       
Category:  Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product:  Girls' Bikini
 
Brand: Swan
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  SU 12, OGBMA8, Style: 81264
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Injuries, Strangulation
 
The product poses a risk of strangulation and injuries because of the presence of free halter-neck cords on the top area and functional cords in waist area with free ends.


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

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

 
Description:  Halter-neck bikini in orange and black with free ends and functional cords in the waist area. The bikini is made of lycra.
Country of origin:  Greece
Alert submitted by:  Cyprus
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2012 - 35
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Greece

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Alert number: A12/1312/12       
Category:  Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product:  Baseball cap
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: 1. 45, Twins Minnesota States 2. New York 55
 
Type / number of model:  1. C.48537 031201 2. C.44899 051101
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The products pose a chemical risk because they contain azo dyes releasing:

1. 320 mg/kg

2. 570 mg/kg

of p-aminoazobenzene, exceeding the limit value of 30mg/kg.

The products do not comply with the REACH Regulation.
 

Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market. Compulsory measures: Ban on the marketing of the product. (By: Other)
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Voluntary measures: Withdrawal of the product from the market. Ban on the marketing of the product.

 
Description:  1. Dark blue cap with the inscription: "45, Twins, Minnesota States". 2. Dark blue cap with the inscription in white print: "New York 55".
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2012 - 35
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  The Netherlands

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Alert number: A12/1315/12       
Category:  Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product:  Girls' bikini
 
Brand: Swan
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  SU 12, YPRM12, Style: 81258
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Injuries, Strangulation
 
The product poses a risk of strangulation and injuries because of the presence of cords in the top and waist areas with free ends which are too long.


The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 14862.
 

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

 
Description:  Halter-neck bikini in purple, orange and yellow colours with cords with free ends. The bikini is made of Lycra and intended for girls up to 12 years old.
Country of origin:  Greece
Alert submitted by:  Cyprus
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2012 - 35
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Greece

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Alert number: A12/1316/12       
Category:  Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product:  False nails
 
Brand: Qun Chao
 
Name: The Fashion Nail
 
Type / number of model:  NO: 8801-A
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The product poses a chemical risk because the glue contains dibutyl phthalate (DBP).
 

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

 
Description:  Plastic coloured translucent nails decorated with a white rabbit or flowers. The product comes with two types of glue. The 5 cm long orange tube of glue contains the inscription: “NAIL ADHESIVELS for artificial nails". The 5 cm long beige tube of glue contains the inscription “NAIL ADHESIVE TM for artificial nails“. Packed in plastic bag (approx. 8 x 5.5 cm) with a cardboard label.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Czech Republic
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2012 - 35

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Alert number: A12/1317/12       
Category:  Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product:  False nails
 
Brand: Lameila Naneste
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  8803#
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The product poses a chemical risk because the glue contains dibutyl phthalate (DBP).
 

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

 
Description:  Set of plastic, clear or coloured translucent nails with decorations. The glue, 5 cm long orange tube, contains the inscription “LaMeiLa, NAIL ADHESIVE for artificial nails “. The product is packed in a plastic bag (approx. 8 x 5.5 cm) with a pink cardboard label.
Country of origin:  Unknown
Alert submitted by:  Czech Republic
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2012 - 35

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Alert number: A12/1318/12       
Category:  Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product:  False nails
 
Brand: Art Nail
 
Name: Hologram Nail
 
Type / number of model:  TM 0234922, # H-766
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The product poses a chemical risk because the glue contains dibutyl phthalate (DBP).
 

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

 
Description:  Set of plastic coloured decorated nails and a 5 cm long red tube of glue containing the inscription "NAIL ADHESIVE for artificial nails“. The product is packed in a plastic bag (approx. 8 x 5.5 cm) with a cardboard label including the inscription “Made In Korea“ and “Utility Model License“.
Country of origin:  Republic of Korea
Alert submitted by:  Czech Republic
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2012 - 35

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Alert number: A12/1322/12       
Category:  Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product:  Girls' dress
 
Brand: Plami
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  Item no 440020
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The product poses a risk of injuries due to the presence of cords in the shoulder area.

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

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

 
Description:  Yellow, pink and white children’s dress with frills along the neckline and the lower edge and patterns of flowers, butterflies and ladybirds. The dress is supplied with cords tied in the shoulder area. The attached paper label includes on the one side a picture of a dolphin and on the other side the inscription "Production of babies' and children’s clothing".
Country of origin:  Bulgaria
Alert submitted by:  Bulgaria
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2012 - 35

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Alert number: A12/1323/12       
Category:  Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product:  Children’s outfit
 
Brand: Plami
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  Item 440021
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The product poses a risk of injuries due to the presence of cords in the shoulder area.

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

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

 
Description:  Children’s outfit consisting of two parts: a yellow pair of shorts with green edges and a colourful mainly yellow and blue top with patterns of flowers, butterflies and ladybirds and cords at the shoulder area. The attached paper label includes on the one side a picture of a dolphin and on the other side the inscription "Production of babies’ and children’s clothing".
Country of origin:  Bulgaria
Alert submitted by:  Bulgaria
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2012 - 35

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Alert number: A12/1308/12       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  AC adaptor
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Replacement AC Adaptor
 
Type / number of model:  Model No: PA-12
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Electric shock
 
The product poses a risk of electric shock because:

- the insulation between the primary and secondary circuits is not sufficient;

- the distance between the conductor pins and the edge of the plug engagement surface is too small.

The product does not comply with the Low Voltage Directive (LVD) and the relevant European standard EN 60950 and the relevant national standards.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Temporary ban on the supply, offer to supply and display of the product.

 
Description:  Replacement AC adaptor for a DELL laptop (NOT ORIGINAL PRODUCT).
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  United Kingdom
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2012 - 35

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Alert number: A12/1309/12       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  AC Adaptor for laptop
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: AC Adaptor
 
Type / number of model:  Model No: PCGA-AC19V
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Electric shock
 
The product poses a risk of electric shock because the insulation between the primary and secondary circuits is not sufficient.

The product does not comply with the Low Voltage Directive (LVD) and the relevant European standard EN 60950.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Temporary ban on the supply, offer to supply and display of the product.

 
Description:  Replacement AC Adaptor for a Fujitsu Siemens laptop (NOT ORIGINAL PRODUCT).
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  United Kingdom
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2012 - 35

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Alert number: A12/1314/12       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  Mains charger
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Replacement Laptop Adaptor
 
Type / number of model:  Model Number UP-065S
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Electric shock
 
The product poses a risk of electric shock because the insulation between the input and output circuits is not sufficient.

The product does not comply with the Low Voltage Directive (LVD) and the relevant European standard EN 60950.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Temporary ban on the supply, offer to supply and display of the product.

 
Description:  Mains adaptor for a laptop.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  United Kingdom
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2012 - 35

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Alert number: A12/1319/12       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  Mains charger
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Travel Charger
 
Type / number of model:  LA 915
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Electric shock
 
The product poses a risk of electric shock because the connections between the internal supply wires and the mains conductor pins are held in place by solder only.

The product does not comply with the Low Voltage Directive (LVD) and the relevant European standard EN 60950.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Temporary ban on the supply, offer to supply and display of the product.

 
Description:  Travel charger for MID Tablet Computer. (NOT ORIGINAL PRODUCT)
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  United Kingdom
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2012 - 35

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Alert number: A12/1320/12       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  Mains charger
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Replacement Laptop Adaptor
 
Type / number of model:  Model No: UP-060S
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Electric shock
 
The product poses a risk of electric shock because the insulation resistance between the primary and secondary circuits is not sufficient.

The product does not comply with the Low Voltage Directive (LVD) and the relevant European standard EN 60950.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Temporary ban on the supply, offer to supply and display of the product.

 
Description:  Replacement AC adaptor for a Samsung Laptop. (NOT ORIGINAL PRODUCT)
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  United Kingdom
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2012 - 35

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Alert number: A12/1321/12       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  Mains charger
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Replacement Laptop Adaptor
 
Type / number of model:  Model No: UP-080S
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Electric shock
 
The product poses a risk of electric shock because the insulation resistance between the primary and secondary circuits is not sufficient.

The product does not comply with the Low Voltage Directive (LVD) and the relevant European standard EN 60950.
 

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Temporary ban on the supply, offer to supply and display of the product.

 
Description:  Replacement AC adaptor for a Fujistsu / Siemans Laptop (NOT ORIGINAL PRODUCT).
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  United Kingdom
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2012 - 35