Rapid Alert System - Weekly Report

Report 4 ( Published on: 24/01/2020)
On request of the notifying authority, A12/00099/20 has been updated with a picture of the label and the Batch and Lot numbers, expiry date and Reference number.

 
Weekly report on consumer products
Products with serious risks 

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Alert number: A12/00089/20       
Category:  Jewellery
 
Product:  Ring
 
Brand: Guess
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  UBR28015-56
 
Barcode:  7613402135848
 
Batch number:  UBR28015-56
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The product poses a chemical risk because of migration of nickel (measure value 185 µg/cm2/week). Nickel is a strong sensitizer and causes 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: Distributor)

 
Description:  Silver ring with printed name Guess.
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Slovenia
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 4

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Alert number: A12/00098/20       
Category:  Jewellery
 
Product:  Piercing jewellery
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The product releases an excessive amount of nickel (measured value up to: 1.3 µg/cm2/week).
/ Nickel is a strong sensitizer and causes 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 ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures

 
Description:  Different earrings for piercing.
Packaging description:  The articles are sold separately or in a collective plastic packaging.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Italy
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 4

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Alert number: A12/00100/20       
Category:  Jewellery
 
Product:  Necklace
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  Art. Nº. 205
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  805175450008
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The product contains an excessive amount of cadmium (measured value: 2.1 % by weight). / Cadmium is harmful to human health because it accumulates in the body, can damage the kidney and bones and it 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: Distributor)

 
Description:  Silver necklace
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  France
Alert submitted by:  Slovenia
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 4

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Alert number: A12/00094/20       
Category:  Chemical products
 
Product:  Tattoo ink
 
Brand: INTENZE
 
Name: GOLDEN YELLOW
 
Type / number of model:  Article: ST1004GY, Ref: 1037C00416K24090604
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Batch:W128WP002HCY001, Exp: 10/31/2021, Lot:SS245
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The product contains the aromatic amines o-toluidine and 3,3'-dichlorobenzidine 3,3'-dichlorobiphenyl-4,4'-ylenediamine (measured values: 7.2 mg/kg and 6.4 mg/kg, respectively) and an excessive amount of barium (measured value: 118 mg/kg). / These aromatic amines may cause cancer and dichlorbenzidine is also a skin sensitiser and could trigger allergic reactions.

Barium can be easily absorbed and have toxic effects on the body impairing muscle, kidney and heart activity, leading to arrythmia, paralysis or gastrointestinal alterations.

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 and that barium does not exceed 50 mg/kg.
 

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

 
Description:  29,6 ml of yellow tattoo ink in a transparent plastic bottle fitted with a dispensing nozzle and a screw-top.
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  United States
Alert submitted by:  Italy
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 4

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Alert number: A12/00095/20       
Category:  Chemical products
 
Product:  Tattoo ink
 
Brand: INTENZE
 
Name: LIGHT GREEN
 
Type / number of model:  Article: ST1015LG, Ref: 1036C01518D02101007
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Batch: HCY010W140G96IMX40, Exp: 4/30/2023, Lot: SS270
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The product contains the aromatic amines 3,3'-dichlorobenzidine 3,3'-dichlorobiphenyl-4,4'-ylenediamine and o-toluidine (measured values: 35 mg/kg and 34 mg/kg, respectively). / These aromatic amines may cause cancer and dichlorbenzidine is also a skin sensitiser and could trigger allergic reactions.

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:  29,6 ml of green tattoo ink in a transparent plastic bottle fitted with a dispensing nozzle and a screw-top.
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  United States
Alert submitted by:  Italy
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 4

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Alert number: A12/00096/20       
Category:  Chemical products
 
Product:  Tattoo ink
 
Brand: INTENZE, Advanced Tattoo Ink
 
Name: DESERT SAND MEDIUM
 
Type / number of model:  1036C06716K26130050, ST1067DSM
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Batch: W128Y83O78B83IMX40, Exp 10/31/2021, Lot: SS245
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The product contains the aromatic amine o-anisidine (measured value: 10.3 mg/kg) and an excessive amount of barium and cadmium (measured values: 324 mg/kg and 0.33 mg/kg, respectively). / O-anisidine may cause cancer.

Barium can be easily absorbed and have toxic effects on the body impairing muscle, kidney and heart activity, leading to arrythmia, paralysis or gastrointestinal alterations.

Cadmium is harmful to human health because it accumulates in the body, can damage the kidney and bones, and it may cause cancer.

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 and that barium does not exceed 50 mg/kg or cadmium 0.2 mg/kg.
 

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

 
Description:  29,6 ml of light brown tattoo ink in a transparent plastic bottle fitted with a dispensing nozzle and a screw-top.
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  United States
Alert submitted by:  Italy
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 4
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Slovenia

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Alert number: A12/00099/20       
Category:  Chemical products
 
Product:  Tattoo ink
 
Brand: Tina Davies
 
Name: Permablend
 
Type / number of model:  2 Blonde, REF: PBTDBL 1/2
 
Barcode:  00815579028849
 
Batch number:  Batch: B20209, Best By: 08/28/21, LOT: PBTDBL181508
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The product contains the aromatic amines o-anisidine and 4-methyl-m-phenylenediamine (measured values: 6.2 mg/kg and 0.77 mg/kg, respectively) and an excessive amount of barium and nickel (measured values: 1200 mg/kg and 2.8 mg/kg, respectively) as well as polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs)(measured total value: 1.3 mg/kg).


/ 4-methyl-m-phenylenediamine is a skin sensitiser and, as o-anisidine and PAHs, may cause cancer.

Barium can be easily absorbed and have toxic effects on the body impairing muscle, kidney and heart activity, leading to arrythmia, paralysis or gastrointestinal alterations.

Nickel can cause skin irritation, induce sensitisation or elicit allergic responses.

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 and that PAHs do not exceed 0.5 mg/kg, barium 50 mg/kg and nickel as low as technically achievable.
 

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

 
Description:  16 ml of yellow tattoo ink.
Packaging description:  The product is sold in a transparent plastic bottle with dispensing nozzle and screw cap.
Country of origin:  United States
Alert submitted by:  Sweden
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 4

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Alert number: A12/00101/20       
Category:  Chemical products
 
Product:  Tattoo ink
 
Brand: Solid Ink
 
Name: Matte Black
 
Type / number of model:  Matte Black
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  LOT 08.13.18 Exp 08.2022
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The product contains an excessive amount of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) among which Benzo[a]pyrene (measured total values: 73.6 mg/kg and 900 µg/kg). / PAHs may cause cancer and are also mutagenic and toxic for reproduction.

The Council of Europe Resolution ResAP (2008)1 on requirements and criteria for the safety of tattoos and permanent make-up recommends that the levels of impurities of PAHs in tattoo inks does not exceed 0,5 mg/kg and the levels of impurities of benzo[a]pyrene 5 µg/kg.
 

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

 
Description:  29,5 ml of black tattoo ink. The product was also sold online.
Packaging description:  The product is sold in a transparent plastic bottle with dispensing nozzle and screw cap.
Country of origin:  United States
Alert submitted by:  Sweden
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 4

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Alert number: A12/00103/20       
Category:  Chemical products
 
Product:  Tattoo ink
 
Brand: Lushcolor
 
Name: Micropigment
 
Type / number of model:  Black Brown
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Lot 0634
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The product contains nickel and an excessive amount of arsenic (measured values: 40 mg/kg and 4.8 mg/kg, respectively). / Nickel can cause skin irritation, induce sensitisation or elicit allergic responses.

Arsenic is toxic and might cause cancer.

The Council of Europe Resolution ResAP (2008)1 on requirements and criteria for the safety of tattoos and permanent make-up recommends that the levels of nickel in tattoo inks are as low as technically achievable and arsenic does not exceed 2 ppm.
 

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

 
Description:  8 ml of dark brown tattoo ink for permanent make-up.
Packaging description:  The product is sold in a transparent plastic bottle with dispensing nozzle and screw cap in a cardboard box.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Sweden
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 4

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Alert number: A12/00104/20       
Category:  Chemical products
 
Product:  Tattoo ink
 
Brand: Eternal Ink
 
Name: Nocturnal
 
Type / number of model:  Lining & Shading
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  LOT 08/10/18
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The product contains an excessive amount of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) among which benzo[a]pyrene and benzo[e]pyrene (measured total values up to: 15.6 mg/kg,140 µg/kg and 0,09 mg/kg, respectively). / These PAHs may cause cancer and are also mutagenic and toxic for reproduction.

The Council of Europe Resolution ResAP (2008)1 on requirements and criteria for the safety of tattoos and permanent make-up recommends that the levels of impurities of PAHs in tattoo inks does not exceed 0,5 mg/kg and Benzo[a]pyrene 5 ppb (µg/kg).
 

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

 
Description:  60 ml of black tattoo ink. The product was also sold online.
Packaging description:  The product is sold in a transparent plastic bottle with dispensing screw cap.
Country of origin:  United States
Alert submitted by:  Sweden
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 4

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Alert number: A12/00105/20       
Category:  Chemical products
 
Product:  Tattoo ink
 
Brand: Tina Davies
 
Name: Permablend
 
Type / number of model:  1 Grey
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  B20209, Exp 08/20/21
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The product contains the aromatic amine 4-methyl-m-phenylenediamine (measured value: 0.96 mg/kg) and nickel (measured value: 1.5 mg/kg).


/ 4-methyl-m-phenylenediamine is a skin sensitiser and may cause cancer.

Nickel can cause skin irritation, induce sensitisation or elicit allergic responses.

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 and that nickel levels are as low as technically achievable.
 

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

 
Description:  15 ml of grey tattoo ink. The product was also sold online.
Packaging description:  The product is sold in a transparent plastic bottle with dispensing nozzle and screw cap.
Country of origin:  United States
Alert submitted by:  Sweden
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 4
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Finland

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Alert number: A12/00108/20       
Category:  Chemical products
 
Product:  Tattoo ink
 
Brand: FABbrows
 
Name: Honey Brown
 
Type / number of model:  Honey Brown
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  LU201811 EXP: 11-01-2021
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The product contains nickel (measured value: 17 mg/kg) and an excessive amount of zinc and lead (measured values: 260 mg/kg and 2.3 mg/kg, respectively).
/ Nickel can cause skin irritation, induce sensitisation or elicit allergic responses.

Zinc is toxic and may cause neurological disorders.

Lead is harmful to human health, accumulates in the body, can cause developmental neurotoxicity and may also affect breast-fed or unborn children.

The Council of Europe Resolution ResAP (2008)1 on requirements and criteria for the safety of tattoos and permanent make-up recommends that the levels of nickel in tattoo inks are as low as technically achievable and that the levels of impurities of zinc do not exceed 50 ppm and of lead 2 ppm.
 

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

 
Description:  8 ml of brown tattoo ink for permanent make-up of eyebrows. The product was also sold online.
Packaging description:  The product is sold in a transparent plastic bottle with dispensing nozzle and white screw cap.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Sweden
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 4

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Alert number: A12/00109/20       
Category:  Chemical products
 
Product:  Tattoo ink
 
Brand: XPMU
 
Name: Black Brown
 
Type / number of model:  Tattoo ink for permanent make-up
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  LU2019010231
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The product contains nickel (measured value: 50 mg/kg) as well as an excessive amount of zinc and arsenic (measured values: 210 mg/kg and 5.6 mg/kg). / Nickel can cause skin irritation, induce sensitisation or elicit allergic responses.

Zinc is toxic and may cause neurological disorders.

Arsenic is toxic and might cause cancer.

The Council of Europe Resolution ResAP (2008)1 on requirements and criteria for the safety of tattoos and permanent make-up recommends that the levels of nickel are as low as technically achievable and that the levels of impurities of zinc do not exceed 50 ppm and of arsenic 2 ppm.
 

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

 
Description:  8 ml of brown tattoo ink for permanent make-up.
Packaging description:  The product is sold in a transparent plastic bottle with dispensing nozzle and an orange screw cap.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Sweden
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 4

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Alert number: A12/00110/20       
Category:  Chemical products
 
Product:  Tattoo ink
 
Brand: Eternal ink
 
Name:  Mudslide
 
Type / number of model:  Mudslide
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  LOT M-157 Use by 11.2020
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The product contains the aromatic amine o-toluidine (measured value: 42 mg/kg) and an excessive amount of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) (measured total value: 0.6 mg/kg).
/ O-toluidine can cause cancer, cell mutations and affect reproduction.

PAHs may cause cancer.

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 and that the levels of impurities of PAHs in tattoo inks do not exceed 0,5 ppm.
 

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

 
Description:  30 ml of brown tattoo ink. The product was also sold online.
Packaging description:  The product is sold in a transparent plastic bottle with black dispensing nozzle and screw cap.
Country of origin:  United States
Alert submitted by:  Sweden
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 4

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Alert number: A12/00111/20       
Category:  Chemical products
 
Product:  Tattoo ink
 
Brand: Beauty by Honia
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  Dream Brown
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  LU1904012 EXP: 04/12/22
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The product contains nickel as well as excessive amounts of zinc, cobalt and arsenic (measured values: 110 mg/kg, 1400 mg/kg, 63 mg/kg and 6,5 mg/kg, respectively). / Nickel can cause skin irritation, induce sensitisation or elicit allergic responses.

Zinc is toxic and may cause neurological disorders.

Cobalt is a skin and respiratory sensitiser and may cause cancer.

Arsenic is toxic and might cause cancer.

The Council of Europe Resolution ResAP (2008)1 on requirements and criteria for the safety of tattoos and permanent make-up, recommends that the levels of nickel in tattoo inks are as low as technically achievable and that impurities of zinc do not exceed 50 ppm, of cobalt 25 ppm and of arsenic 2 ppm.
 

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

 
Description:  8 ml of tattoo ink for permanent make-up.
Packaging description:  Sold in a transparent plastic bottle with dispensing nozzle and orange cap.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Sweden
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 4

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Alert number: A12/00112/20       
Category:  Chemical products
 
Product:  Tattoo ink
 
Brand: Icolor
 
Name: Product for permanent makeup
 
Type / number of model:  Nude Pink
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Ch.nr. 947919
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The product contains the aromatic amines 4-methyl-m-phenylenediamine and o-toluidine (measured values up to: 1.5 mg/kg and 1.0 mg/kg, respectively), nickel as well as an excessive amount of lead (measured values: 47 mg/kg and 4.5 mg/kg, respectively).
/ 4-methyl-m-phenylenediamine is a skin sensitiser, may cause cancer and might induce mutations and/or affect fertility.

O-toluidine is genotoxic and may cause cancer.

Nickel can cause skin irritation, induce sensitisation or elicit allergic responses.

Lead is harmful to human health, accumulates in the body, can cause developmental neurotoxicity and may also affect breast-fed or unborn children.

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, that the levels of nickel are as low as technically achievable and that impurities of lead do not exceed 2 ppm.
 

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

 
Description:  10 ml of pink ink for lip permanent make-up.
Packaging description:  Transparent plastic bottle with dispenser nozzle and white screw cap.
Country of origin:  United States
Alert submitted by:  Sweden
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 4

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Alert number: A12/00113/20       
Category:  Chemical products
 
Product:  Tattoo ink
 
Brand: Dynamic
 
Name: BLK
 
Type / number of model:  Black
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  22021140 EXP 04/11/2022
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The product contains an excessive amount of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) among which benzo[a]pyrene (measured total values up to: 16.1 ppm and 140 ppb, respectively). / These PAHs may cause cancer and are also mutagenic and toxic for reproduction.

The Council of Europe Resolution ResAP (2008)1 on requirements and criteria for the safety of tattoos and permanent make-up recommends that the levels of impurities of PAHs in tattoo inks do not exceed 0,5 ppm and of benzo[a]pyrene 5 ppb.
 

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

 
Description:  240 ml of black tattoo ink.
Packaging description:  The product is sold in a transparent plastic bottle fitted with a dispensing nozzle and a screw-top.
Country of origin:  United States
Alert submitted by:  Sweden
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 4

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Alert number: A12/00114/20       
Category:  Chemical products
 
Product:  Tattoo ink
 
Brand: Icolor
 
Name: Product for permanent makeup
 
Type / number of model:  Natural Brown
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  LOT 643755
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The product contains the aromatic amines o-anisidine, o-toluidine and 4-methyl-m-phenylenediamine (measured values: 2.0 mg/kg, 1.4 mg/kg and 0.89 mg/kg, respectively. / O-anisidine may cause cancer and might induce mutations.

O-toluidine is genotoxic and may cause cancer.

4-methyl-m-phenylenediamine is a skin sensitiser, may cause cancer and might induce mutations and/or affect fertility.

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

 
Description:  10 ml of brown ink for eyebrow permanent make-up.
Packaging description:  Transparent plastic bottle with dispenser nozzle and white screw cap.
Country of origin:  Latvia
Alert submitted by:  Sweden
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 4

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Alert number: A12/00090/20       
Category:  Machinery
 
Product:  Snowmobile
 
Brand: BRP
 
Name: Ski-Doo
 
Type / number of model:  MXZ, Renegade
 
Barcode:  22019/230/BE
 
Batch number:  2018
 
Risk type:  Burns, Fire
 
The vehicle fuel delivery system has a potential wear issue that can lead to fuel leaks. Fuel leakage close to a source of ignition increases the risk of the vehicle catching fire. /
 

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

Company recall page:  https://www.ski-doo.com

 
Description:  Snowmobiles Ski-Doo MXZ and Renegade models equipped with 850 E-TEC engine.
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  Canada
Alert submitted by:  Belgium
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 4
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Iceland

No pictures are available

Alert number: A12/00070/20       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger van / Light commercial vehicle
 
Brand: Mercedes- Benz
 
Name: Citan
 
Type / number of model:  Type-approval number: e2*2007/46*0130*21
 
Company recall code:  Unknown
 
Production dates:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between 8 September and 18 October 2019.
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The nuts on the rear axle wheel hubs and two screws on the brake calliper support can become loose. As a result, the rear wheels can be detached, 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.
Country of origin:  Germany
Alert submitted by:  France
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 4
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Luxembourg

No pictures are available

Alert number: A12/00071/20       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Bicycle carrier
 
Brand: Sawiko
 
Name: AGITO Van
 
Type / number of model:  Type-approval number: E13*26R03/03*8547*00 , Type: VHT18
 
Company recall code:  R-VHT18
 
Production dates:  The affected units were manufactured between May 2018 and October 2019.
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The hinge bearing on the bicycle carrier may fail. This could lead to the bicycle carrier and the goods being transported to separate from the vehicle, posing a risk to the following traffic. /
 

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

 
Description:  Bicycle carrier under Sawiko recall code: R-VHT18.
Country of origin:  Germany
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 4

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Alert number: A12/00072/20       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Vehicle part
 
Brand: Lemförder
 
Name: Axial joint
 
Type / number of model:  KTYPNR: 19547,19548,19549,19550,19551,30408,30854,30856,30857,30857,32072,32073,32074,32076,779,816,9086
 
Company recall code:  Unknown
 
Production dates:  The affected units were manufactured between 1 January 2018 and 31 October 2019.
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The axial joints concerned may break as a result of a deviation from the specifications. This can impair the vehicle’s steerability, increasing the risk of an accident. /
 

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

 
Description:  Axial joint.
Country of origin:  Republic of Korea
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 4

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Alert number: A12/00073/20       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Motorcycle
 
Brand: Moto Guzzi
 
Name: V85 TT
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Company recall code:  Unknown
 
Production dates:  Unknown
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
A part of the drive shaft can be non-compliant.
This can lead to an oil leak onto the back wheel, increasing the risk of an accident. /
 

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

 
Description:  Motorcycle
Country of origin:  Italy
Alert submitted by:  Italy
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 4
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Luxembourg, Poland, Slovenia

No pictures are available

Alert number: A12/00085/20       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Motorcycle
 
Brand: Ducati
 
Name: Multistrada 1260
 
Type / number of model:  Type-approval number: e3*168/2013*00010, Type: AC
 
Company recall code:  CR184
 
Production dates:  The affected vehicles were manufactured in 2018.
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The sidestand may break due to defective welding. As a result, the motorcycle can inadvertently fall, increasing the risk of injuries. /
 

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

 
Description:  Motorcycle under Ducati recall code: CR184.
Country of origin:  Italy
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 4
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Ireland, Poland, Slovenia

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Alert number: A12/00086/20       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Motorcycle
 
Brand: Quadro
 
Name: QUADRO3
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Company recall code:  Unknown
 
Production dates:  Unknown
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The backrest/carrier (Sissy bar) is not sufficiently strong and could break. This can lead to loss of the load, posing a risk to the following traffic. /
 

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

 
Description:  Three-wheel motorcycle.
Country of origin:  Italy
Alert submitted by:  Italy
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 4

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Alert number: A12/00087/20       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: Toyota
 
Name: Corolla, Matrix, Voltz
 
Type / number of model:  Type-approval number: individual approval
 
Company recall code:  19SMD-085
 
Production dates:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between January 2002 and January 2008.
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The gas generator of the passenger airbag may be defective.
This may result in uncontrolled inflation, causing injuries to the occupants.
/
 

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

 
Description:  Passenger car under Toyota recall code: 19SMD-085.
Country of origin:  Japan
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 4

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Alert number: A12/00079/20       
Category:  Pyrotechnic articles
 
Product:  Fireworks
 
Brand: Surex
 
Name: Endless Night
 
Type / number of model:  1395-F2-0014/2011, SFC8193
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  18270003
 
Risk type:  Burns
 
The firework is not stable and may tip over during ignition: it is possible that it falls on its side, shooting from this position.
As a consequence, burning projectiles could hit persons, causing burns. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Pyrotechnics Directive and the relevant European standard EN 15947.
 

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

Company recall page:  https://nl-nl.facebook.com/SalonRogerFireworks

 
Description:  Fireworks, battery of single shot tubes (19 shots)
Packaging description:  Black packaging with a ship printed on surounded by green and purple sparks, red Surex banner printed on the bottom.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Belgium
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 4

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Alert number: A12/00081/20       
Category:  Pyrotechnic articles
 
Product:  Fireworks
 
Brand: Piromax
 
Name: Black Thunder
 
Type / number of model:  1395-F2-0269/2017, PXP205
 
Barcode:  5901721794160
 
Batch number:  2018-1
 
Risk type:  Damage to hearing
 
The sound pressure level is too high. Excessive noise levels may cause damage to hearing. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Pyrotechnics Directive and the relevant European standard EN 15947.
 

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

 
Description:  Banger cat. F2, 5 per package
Packaging description:  Transparent plastic packaging with red cardboard tag.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Belgium
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 4

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Alert number: A12/00076/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Soft-filled toy
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Plysaky
 
Type / number of model:  SPC 181644 H40A
 
Barcode:  9777661816448
 
Batch number:  Unknown
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
Small part (suction cup) may be easily detached from the toy. A small child may put the detached element in the mouth and choke on it. / 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: Retailer): Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description:  Soft-filled toy in the shape of a fish, the toy is made of smooth plush, body in yellow colour, fins in blue colour, eyes are embroidered. A white string is sewn into the fish back on which a plastic suction cup is placed.
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  Unknown
Alert submitted by:  Czechia
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 4

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Alert number: A12/00077/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Wooden toy
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Zestaw do zabawy
 
Type / number of model:  1720062096/F90310
 
Barcode:  5900851620967
 
Batch number:  Unknown
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
Small parts (cat's ears) may be easily detached from the toy. A small child may put the small parts in the mouth and choke on it. / 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: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Importer)

 
Description:  Toy play set: wooden figurines attached to the wooden base by a metal rod. No packaging but a label is attached to the toy.
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Poland
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 4

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Alert number: A12/00084/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Toy car set
 
Brand: Playtive Junior
 
Name: Baufahrzeuge-Set
 
Type / number of model:  Art. n°: 322000_1901
 
Barcode:  4056232664691
 
Batch number:  07/2019
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
The toy contains small parts (warning cones) and small parts can easily be detached. A small child may 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: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Retailer)

 
Description:  Toy car set consisting of three construction vehicles (wheeled loader orange/black, road roller natural/yellow, concrete mixer yellow/grey) with magnetic coupling and four warning cones (orange/white) made of various materials (wood, hard plastic, metal).
Packaging description:  Cardboard box with coloured printing.
Country of origin:  Germany
Alert submitted by:  Austria
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 4

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Alert number: A12/00091/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Modeling clay
 
Brand: Popular
 
Name: Slime
 
Type / number of model:  625022
 
Barcode:  5607776250223
 
Batch number:  Unknown
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The migration of boron from the toy slime is too high (measured value up to 1985 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: Distributor, Importer): Withdrawal of the product from the market, Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description:  Slime in black colour.
Packaging description:  A white plastic rectangular bag with black clay, 60 g.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Portugal
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 4

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Alert number: A12/00092/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Modeling clay
 
Brand: Maso
 
Name: Air Clay
 
Type / number of model:  N0. OB171010.YMSTT79
 
Barcode:  5605340246986
 
Batch number:  S26565 - HY17109 brown
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The migration of boron from the toy slime is too high (measured value up to 1300 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: Distributor, Importer): Withdrawal of the product from the market, Withdrawal of the product from the market

 
Description:  Slime in brown colour.
Packaging description:  A green plastic rectangular bag with brown clay, 60g.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Portugal
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 4

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Alert number: A12/00097/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Plastic doll
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Girl Beautiful
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The plastic material of the product contains an excessive amount of bis(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP)(measured value: 45.1 % 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 (By: Importer)

 
Description:  Plastic doll wearing different coloured outfits.
Packaging description:  The product is sold in a pink cardboard box with nonsensical writing on the box.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  United Kingdom
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 4

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Alert number: A12/00107/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Soft musical toy
 
Brand: PEPCO
 
Name: SO CUTE
 
Type / number of model:  Nº.: 257203, SKU 25720301
 
Barcode:  2572034518656
 
Batch number:  Unknown
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The retraction force of cord attached to the toy is too high. /
A small child may wrap the cord around its finger, which may become trapped and get injured.

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: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Manufacturer)

 
Description:  A moon-shaped soft musical toy, in the shape of an owl on a moon, with cord attached.
Packaging description:  The product is sold without a packaging.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Poland
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 4
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Slovenia

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Alert number: A12/00068/20       
Category:  Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product:  Children’s shirt
 
Brand: ЕBOS
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
 
Risk type:  Strangulation
 
The product has long drawstrings with free ends in the neck area. / The drawstrings could become trapped during various activities of a child and lead to strangulation.

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:  Children’s shirt, EBOS brand, with long sleeves, with a hood supplied with cords.
Packaging description:  No packaging
Country of origin:  Turkey
Alert submitted by:  Bulgaria
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 4

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Alert number: A12/00069/20       
Category:  Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product:  Children’s sweatshirt
 
Brand: BENETI
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  B-2758
 
Barcode:  86809146202077
 
Batch number:  Unknown
 
Risk type:  Strangulation
 
The product has long drawstrings with free ends in the neck area. / The drawstrings could become trapped during various activities of a child and lead to strangulation.

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:  Children’s sweatshirt with a hood supplied with cords.
Packaging description:  No packaging.
Country of origin:  Turkey
Alert submitted by:  Bulgaria
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 4

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Alert number: A12/00082/20       
Category:  Cosmetics
 
Product:  Cleansing face mask
 
Brand: Rafia
 
Name: Multani Mitti, Natural Clay Deep Cleansing Face Mask
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Barcode:  0 170000 205641
 
Batch number:  0615
 
Risk type:  Microbiological
 
The product contains an excessive amount of aerobic mesophilic bacteria (measured values up to: 85 000 cfu/g) and the presence of Pseudomonas aeruginosa, yeast and mould has been detected.
If used on damaged skin or by immunocompromised users, or if it comes into contact with the eyes or mucous membrane, the product may cause infection or irritation. / The product does not comply with the Cosmetic Products Regulation.
 

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

 
Description:  Cleansing face mask.
Packaging description:  Supplied in a brown 100g box.
Country of origin:  Pakistan
Alert submitted by:  Ireland
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 4

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Alert number: A12/00083/20       
Category:  Cosmetics
 
Product:  Hair cleanser
 
Brand: Rafia
 
Name: Shikakai Powder, Herbal Hair Cleanser
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Barcode:  0 170000 205658
 
Batch number:  0614
 
Risk type:  Microbiological
 
The product contains aerobic mesophilic bacteria (measured value up to: 140000 cfu/g).
If used on damaged skin or by immunocompromised users, or if it comes into contact with the eyes or mucous membrane, the product may cause infection or irritation. / This product does not comply with the Cosmetic Products Regulation.
 

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

 
Description:  Hair cleansing powder.
Packaging description:  Supplied in a purple 100g box.
Country of origin:  Pakistan
Alert submitted by:  Ireland
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 4

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Alert number: A12/00093/20       
Category:  Cosmetics
 
Product:  hair dye
 
Brand: Royal
 
Name: Black Henna (Henna hair colour)
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Barcode:  8 901371 090015
 
Batch number:  Batch Nº 080, Ma. Date: 07/2018 Best B.: 06/2021
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The ready-to-use product contains an excessive amount of p-phenylenediamine (PPD)(measured value: 7.6 %) and insufficient couplers. / PPD is an extreme skin sensitiser and can trigger allergic contact dermatitis.

The product does not comply with the Cosmetic Products Regulation.
 

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

 
Description:  60 g of hair dye powder packed in a plastic sachet and gloves.
Packaging description:  The product is sold in a colour-printed cardboard box.
Country of origin:  India
Alert submitted by:  Austria
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 4

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Alert number: A12/00102/20       
Category:  Cosmetics
 
Product:  Skin-lightening product
 
Brand: Clear Essence
 
Name: Skin Beautifying Milk
 
Type / number of model:  Maxi-Tone
 
Barcode:  7 37192 00100 2
 
Batch number:  LOT 180913-1
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The product contains hydroquinone (measured value: 1.42 % by weight). / Hydroquinone can cause skin irritation, dermatitis and might cause cancer.

The product does not comply with the Cosmetic Products Regulation.
 

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

 
Description:  227 g of skin lightening body lotion in a opaque, multi-coloured plastic bottle with flip-top cap in opaque, gold and pink plastic with multi-coloured printing.
Packaging description:  The product is sold in a folding cardboard box.
Country of origin:  United States
Alert submitted by:  Austria
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 4

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Alert number: A12/00074/20       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  Socket outlet with a thermostat
 
Brand: anyCcontrol
 
Name: AnyCcontrol
 
Type / number of model:  RC-112R
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
 
Risk type:  Electric shock
 
Single-pole or partial insertion of a plug into the adaptor is possible. The user could touch live accessible parts and receive an electric shock. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the relevant European standards EN 60730-1, EN 60730-2 and IEC 60884-1.
 

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

Company recall page:  http://www.akvaterra.eu/ajankohtaista.php?osCsid=a8f2600005bffc309b6d7b435a693ad3

 
Description:  Socket outlet with a thermostat.
Packaging description:  White cardboard box.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Finland
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 4

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Alert number: A12/00075/20       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  USB charger
 
Brand: RMORE
 
Name: Travel Charger
 
Type / number of model:  SYX-J15
 
Barcode:  5901854615974
 
Batch number:  20171201
 
Risk type:  Electric shock
 
The electrical insulation and the creepage/clearance distances are inadequate. Consequently, the secondary part of the USB charger could become live, leading to an electric shock if touched by the user. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 60950-1.
 

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

 
Description:  USB charger supplied with cables.
Packaging description:  Packaging: cardboard box.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Poland
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 4

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Alert number: A12/00078/20       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  USB charger
 
Brand: XEDAIN
 
Name: 2 USB ports fast charging adapter
 
Type / number of model:  XD2USB
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
 
Risk type:  Electric shock
 
The electrical insulation between the live parts and the accessible parts of the charger is insufficient. Consequently the USB port on the charger may become live, leading to the risk of 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: Removal of this product listing by the online marketplace (By: Distributor)

 
Description:  White plastic USB charger with 2 USB ports and LED lights
Packaging description:  Sold in transparent plastic bag. The product was sold online, in particular via Aliexpress.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Finland
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 4

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Alert number: A12/00080/20       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  Wax heater
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Pro-Wax100
 
Type / number of model:  YM-500
 
Barcode:  5903332000135
 
Batch number:  Unknown
 
Risk type:  Electric shock
 
Possible contact of basic insulated wires with accessible metal parts (aluminium container). The metal parts can consequently become live and lead to an electric shock if touched by the user. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standards EN 60335-1 and IEC 60884-1
 

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

 
Description:  Wax heater, mains powered. Packaged in cardboard box.
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Poland
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 4

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Alert number: A12/00088/20       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  Electric body massager
 
Brand: Vivo
 
Name: Handheld Body Massager
 
Type / number of model:  PL-603B
 
Barcode:  5054242200884
 
Batch number:  Unknown
 
Risk type:  Electric shock
 
The electric strength of the product is not sufficient. Consequently, accessible parts may become live and the user can receive an electric shock.
/ The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standards EN 60335-1 and EN 60335-2.
 

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

 
Description:  Hand-held electric body massager.
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  United Kingdom
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 4

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Alert number: A12/00106/20       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  USB Charger
 
Brand: hoco.
 
Name: Smart USB Charger
 
Type / number of model:  C11
 
Barcode:  6957531047742
 
Batch number:  Unknown
 
Risk type:  Electric shock
 
The product's electrical insulation and the creepage/clearance distances are insufficient. / Consequently, the accessible USB port might become live, increasing the risk of the user receiving an electric shock.

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

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

 
Description:  USB charger supplied with cable.
Packaging description:  The product is sold in a cardboard box.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Poland
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 4
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Alert number: A11/00008/20       
Category:  Lighting equipment
 
Product:  Table lamp
 
Brand: Volteno
 
Name: Lampka biurkowa
 
Type / number of model:  V00378
 
Barcode:  5901508177551
 
Batch number:  Unknown
 
Risk type:  Fire
 
The device's plug may overheat, get damaged and cause a fire. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 60598-1
 

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

 
Description:  Table lamp.
Packaging description:  packaging: cardboard box
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Poland
Type of alert: Other
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 4
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Romania

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Alert number: A11/00009/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Soft toy
 
Brand: SUN-DAY
 
Name: Zabawka maskotka
 
Type / number of model:  P2098
 
Barcode:  5904073115447
 
Batch number:  Unknown
 
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 on it. / 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: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Importer)

 
Description:  Soft toy dog, size approx.: 160 mm
Packaging description:  No packaging, label attached to the toy
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Poland
Type of alert: Other
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 4

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Alert number: A11/00010/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Soft toy
 
Brand: SUN-DAY
 
Name: Zabawka maskotka
 
Type / number of model:  M3418
 
Barcode:  5904073148025
 
Batch number:  Unknown
 
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 on it. / 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: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Importer)

 
Description:  Soft toy: teddy bear, size approx.: 180 mm
Packaging description:  No packaging, label attached to the toy
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Poland
Type of alert: Other
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 4

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Alert number: A11/00007/20       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  USB charger
 
Brand: ATX
 
Name: Dual USB Charger
 
Type / number of model:  U05
 
Barcode:  5902280681687
 
Batch number:  Unknown
 
Risk type:  Burns, Electric shock, Fire
 
The device is not resistant to abnormal temperature. As a result, the product's casing may deform due to overheating and live parts may become accessible. Consequently, the user may touch them and receive an electric shock. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 60950-1.
 

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

 
Description:  Dual USB charger packaged in a plastic blister.
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Poland
Type of alert: Other
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 4
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Alert number: INFO/00016/20       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Electric three wheel cargo car
 
Brand: Carper
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  Eltung V25, Timor F25
 
Company recall code:  Unknown
 
Production dates:  Unknown
 
Risk type:  Other
 
The vehicle is not type-approved. Therefore, safety of the user cannot be guaranteed. /
 

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

 
Description:  An electrical three-wheel cargo car with cab and open cargo space.
Country of origin:  People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by:  Denmark
Type of alert: Other
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 4

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Alert number: INFO/00014/20       
Category:  Childcare articles and children's equipment
 
Product:  Baby sleeping bag with buttons
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
The buttons of the sleeping bag can fall off. A small child may put them in the mouth and choke.
 

Measures taken by economic operators: Stop of sales (By: Retailer)

 
Description:  Crochet Newborn Baby Swaddle Infant Sleeping Bag Knited Blanket Stroller Wrap
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  Unknown
Alert submitted by:  Denmark
Type of alert: Other
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 4

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Alert number: INFO/00018/20       
Category:  Childcare articles and children's equipment
 
Product:  Rattle teething ring
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
The ring in the product protrudes in excess. / A child could put the protruding part in the mouth, which could block the airways and cause choking.

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

Measures taken by economic operators: Removal of this product listing by the online marketplace (By: Retailer)

 
Description:  Teething ring with small wooden balls which can be used also as a rattle. The product was sold online (in particular via Amazon).
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  Unknown
Alert submitted by:  Denmark
Type of alert: Other
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 4
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Germany

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Alert number: INFO/00020/20       
Category:  Childcare articles and children's equipment
 
Product:  Soother holder
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
The product has small parts that can be easily detached. / A small child may put them in the mouth and choke.

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

Measures taken by economic operators: Stop of sales (By: Retailer)

 
Description:  Set consisting of two stretchable soother holders for babies. The product was sold online (in particular via WISH).
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  Unknown
Alert submitted by:  Denmark
Type of alert: Other
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 4

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Alert number: INFO/00010/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Fancy-dress costume for children
 
Brand: Pudcoco
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
 
Risk type:  Choking, Strangulation
 
The sequins can fall off, generating small parts and the straps of the dress intended to be worn partially around the neck create a fixed loop without breakaway feature. A small child may put the small parts in the mouth and choke or get stuck with the straps, leading to strangulation. / 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: Stop of sales (By: Retailer)

 
Description:  Orange sleeveless baby girl Halloween dress with sequins. The product was sold online, in particular via Aliexpress.
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  Unknown
Alert submitted by:  Denmark
Type of alert: Other
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 4

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Alert number: INFO/00015/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Wooden rattle toy
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The product contains small loose parts that can become accessible. The child may put the small parts into 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: Stop of sales (By: Retailer)

 
Description:  Wooden cartoon smiley rattle in different colours with bells. The product was sold online, in particular via EBay.
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  Unknown
Alert submitted by:  Denmark
Type of alert: Other
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 4

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Alert number: INFO/00019/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Rattle toy
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
Both sides of the product protrude in excess and the bells can easily break generating small parts. / A small child may put the protruding or small parts in the mouth and choke on them.

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

Measures taken by economic operators: Stop of sales (By: Retailer)

 
Description:  Wooden rattle toy with several jingle bells hanging from it. The product was sold online (in particular via WISH).
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  Unknown
Alert submitted by:  Denmark
Type of alert: Other
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 4

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Alert number: INFO/00021/20       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Toy slime
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Fyess 6 pack magic confetti slime
 
Type / number of model:  B077Z2BJ7Z
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The migration of boron from the toy slime is too high (measured value up to 862 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 taken by economic operators: Other (By: Other)

 
Description:  Slime in different colours with sparkles inside a transparent plastic containers shaped like eggs. The product was sold online (in particular via Amazon).
Packaging description: 
Country of origin:  Unknown
Alert submitted by:  Sweden
Type of alert: Other
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 4

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Alert number: INFO/00017/20       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  Desk lamp
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  Swan Lamp
 
Barcode:  Unknown
 
Batch number:  Unknown
 
Risk type:  Electric shock, Injuries
 
The protective earth is not connected to the product. The lamp may develop a fault and electrical current become unstable. The lamp is plugged in and the consumer may touch the metal parts of the product and receive an electric shock. The construction of the lamp also has sharp edges that pose a cutting risk. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 60598.
 

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

 
Description:  Turkish style desk lamp with coloured mosaic glass globe.
Packaging description:  Sold without packaging
Country of origin:  Turkey
Alert submitted by:  United Kingdom
Type of alert: Other
 
Year - Week:  2020 - 4