Rapid Alert System - Weekly Report

Report 18 ( Published on: 09/05/2014)

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Weekly report on consumer products
Products with serious risks 

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Alert number: A12/0647/14       
Category:  Jewellery
 
Product:  Nose piercing
 
Brand: Accessories
 
Name: Nose Studs
 
Type / number of model:  Silver 925
 
Batch number / Barcode:  4043977602071
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The nose piercing with the pearl poses a chemical risk because it releases nickel exceeding the permitted levels (measured value: 54.7 µg/cm²/week).

The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.

 

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

 
Description:  Packs containing five different nose piercings, four of which have semi-precious stones, one has a pearl.
Country of origin:  Thailand
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2014 - 18
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Norway

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Alert number: A12/0641/14       
Category:  Chemical products
 
Product:  Make-up brush cleanser
 
Brand: Beauties Factory
 
Name: Brush Cleanser
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Environment
 
This product poses an environmental risk (chemical pollution) because the pink make-up brush cleanser liquid contains nonylphenol ethoxylates above the permitted levels (measured value: 8.2%).

The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.
 

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

 
Description:  Make-up brush cleanser in small clear plastic bottle, with black cap and pink liquid, black writing. Packaging: Small black cardboard box with white writing. Packaging has following dates on it: 2012/09/07. 2015/09/06.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  United Kingdom
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2014 - 18

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Alert number: A12/0644/14       
Category:  Chemical products
 
Product:  Tattoo ink
 
Brand: StarBrite
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  Scarlet Red
 
Batch number / Barcode:  Batch SR74247
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The product poses a chemical risk because it contains aromatic amine o- anisidine (CAS n° 90-04-0) which is classified as carcinogenic, mutagenic, toxic and sensitising (measured value: 8.3 mg/kg).

According to the Council of Europe Resolution ResAP (2008) on requirements and criteria for the safety of tattoos and permanent make-up' o-ansidine should not be present in tattoo ink.
 

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

 
Description:  Red bottle with white label showing the brand, lot and expiry date.
Country of origin:  United States
Alert submitted by:  Italy
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2014 - 18

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Alert number: A12/0662/14       
Category:  Chemical products
 
Product:  Sticky strings aerosol
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Stelle Filanti
 
Type / number of model:  2482/XF-CD2504/Stelle Filanti 6 colori (6 colours)
 
Batch number / Barcode:  8 033765 695787;Lot n°: PM1113
 
Risk type:  Burns, Fire
 
The product poses the risks of burns and fire because it contains dimethyl ether which is extremely flammable. The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.
The product dos not comply the Aerosol Dispensers Directive 75/324/EC because it does not meet the language requirements.

 

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

 
Description:  250 ml. aerosol can.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  France
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2014 - 18
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Italy

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Alert number: A12/0655/14       
Category:  Lighting chains
 
Product:  Lighting chain
 
Brand: SHI MAO
 
Name: Luzes de Natal ("Christmas lights")
 
Type / number of model:  DCH (180L)
 
Batch number / Barcode:  6926667933618
 
Risk type:  Electric shock
 
The product poses a risk of electric shock since the user may have access to live parts. The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 60598-2.
 

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

 
Description:  Lighting chain with 180 white LED bulbs. Cylindrical plastic packaging with inside label.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Spain
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2014 - 18

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Alert number: A12/0646/14       
Category:  Lighting equipment
 
Product:  LED lamps
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: LED Maize Light (E27)
 
Type / number of model:  5050 SMD 17W E27 LED Corn Lamp
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Electric shock
 
When replacing the lamp, the user may come into contact with a live (uninsulated) solder point on the LED lamp.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 62560.
 

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

 
Description:  LED lamp, E27.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2014 - 18

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Alert number: A12/0656/14       
Category:  Machinery
 
Product:  Garden tool
 
Brand: TCK Garden
 
Name: Machine à Couper Multifonction
 
Type / number of model:  ref. DCBT4IN1A, Tipo MT330
 
Batch number / Barcode:  3661602005267
 
Risk type:  Cuts, Fire
 
The distance between the handle and the metal saw blade is not sufficient. Moreover, the petrol pipe is accessible. In the event of accidental snagging of the pipe, petrol could consequently be spilled on hot parts of the motor leading to fire.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Machinery Directive and the relevant European standard EN 11806.
 

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

 
Description:  Petrol multifunction garden tool, which can be used as a hedge trimmer, chain saw, string trimmer and blade. The packaging is a cardboard box.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Spain
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2014 - 18

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Alert number: A12/0659/14       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Motorcycle
 
Brand: MV Agusta
 
Name: Brutale, F3, F4 & Rivale
 
Type / number of model:  Brutale (675,800, 800 Dragster, 1090, R, RR & RR Corsa. Chassis range 004823 & 005820 - 005911. Production dates 18/12/13 - 10/3/14, F3 (675, 800). Chassis range 004118 - 004591. Production dates 18/12/13 - 10/3/14, F4 (RR, R & Corsa) Chassis range 005418 - 005507. Production dates 18/12/13 - 10/3/14, Rivale 800.Chassis range 000672-001400. Production dates 18/12/13 - 10/3/14
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
Some motorcycles were produced using a swing arm pin that is fixed by a non-compliant fixing screw.
The screw could break during tightening to the prescribed fastening torque which could lead to a road accident.
 

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

 
Description:  Motorcycles (2 wheeled) produced between 18/12/13 and 10/3/14.
Country of origin:  Italy
Alert submitted by:  United Kingdom
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2014 - 18
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Finland, Germany, Greece, Norway, Spain, Sweden, The Netherlands

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Alert number: A12/0665/14       
Category:  Motor vehicles
 
Product:  Passenger car
 
Brand: Jeep
 
Name: Grand Cherokee
 
Type / number of model:  Type: WJ/WG EC-Type approval: e4*98/14*0039*05
 
Batch number / Barcode:  Vehicles manufactured in 2002 and 2003 are affected
 
Risk type:  Injuries
 
The restraint system of the airbag system does not work properly and may unexpectedly trigger the release of a front airbag and/or a belt tensioner. This may cause a road accident.
 

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

 
Description:  Passenger car, recall code is: M35.
Country of origin:  United States
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2014 - 18
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  The Netherlands, Ireland, Croatia, Greece, United Kingdom, Bulgaria, Denmark, Spain, Hungary, Sweden, Norway

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Alert number: A12/0642/14       
Category:  Protective equipment
 
Product:  Pedestrian reflector
 
Brand: xmark
 
Name: Consti
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Environment
 
This product poses an environmental risk (chemical pollution) because the plastic PVC-material inside the reflector contains cadmium above the permitted level (measured value: 420 mg/kg).
The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.
 

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

 
Description:  A soft pedestrian reflector with text "Consti". Packed in a plastic bag with a label.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Finland
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2014 - 18

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Alert number: A12/0654/14       
Category:  Protective equipment
 
Product:  Safety shoes
 
Brand: Security Line
 
Name: 1/ New Arno; 2/ New Garona
 
Type / number of model:  S1P
 
Batch number / Barcode:  1/ 8423268274457, 2/ 8423268290402
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The products pose a chemical risk because they contain Chromium (VI) above the permitted levels (measured values: 1) 3.3 mg/kg; 2) 10.4 mg/kg). Chromium (VI) is classified as sensitising and may trigger allergic reactions.
 

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

 
Description:  Two different models of safety shoes (EPI category II) supplied in black and orange cardboard boxes.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Spain
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2014 - 18

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Alert number: A12/0658/14       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Plastic doll
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Rock Gird
 
Type / number of model:  NO.N0685
 
Batch number / Barcode:  EAN: 8713149104486, Item No: 4910448 B:108
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The product poses a chemical risk due to the excessive presence of Di (2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) in the plastic material of the doll's head (17,9 % by mass). 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:  Plastic doll approx. 27 cm tall with long pink hair, blue eyes and a red dress.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Czech Republic
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2014 - 18

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Alert number: A12/0666/14       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Plastic doll
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Fashion Angel - Charming Style
 
Type / number of model:  ITEM NO. 7785
 
Batch number / Barcode:  EAN: 8590331142415
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The product poses a chemical risk because it contains di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value:18.5% by weight). 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): Import rejected at border

 
Description:  Plastic doll approx. 12 cm tall with wings of different colours, blond or blue long hair and a pink dress.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Czech Republic
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2014 - 18

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Alert number: A12/0667/14       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Plastic doll
 
Brand: Unknown
 
Name: Violetta
 
Type / number of model:  ITEM NO. 9169
 
Batch number / Barcode:  EAN: 8590331142569
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The product poses a chemical risk because it contains di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) and (measured value: 16.5% by weight). 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): Import rejected at border

 
Description:  Plastic doll approx. 60 cm tall with painted lips. The outfit of the doll may vary (trousers , skirt or shorts). When the belly is pushed, music and light are emitted.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Czech Republic
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2014 - 18

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Alert number: A12/0669/14       
Category:  Toys
 
Product:  Rattle
 
Brand: YM
 
Name: 1. Intelligence Funny Toys; 2. Intelligence Roller Rattle
 
Type / number of model:  1. Ref. 63210 (model YM 675) , 2. Ref. 65140 (model YM 661)
 
Batch number / Barcode:  1. 8430373631202, 2. 8430373631202
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
The products may easily break and release small parts (small balls) that could be swallowed by small children.

The products do not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 71-1.
 

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

 
Description:  1. Rattle in the form of a boy wearing a yellow cap, with a painted face, green body with a pink circle and pink shoes. The parts producing the noise are above the boy's head and are pink, yellow and orange. The product is supplied in a colourful cardboard box with a central, transparent window. The back shows images of six different rattles: a boy (YM-675), a girl (YM-676), a cat (YM-677), a bear (YM-678), a clown (YM-679). 2. Three rattles, one green, one yellow and one red, with a ball in two colours encasing little balls which produce a noise. The product is supplied in a cardboard box with three windows through which the products can be seen. The box is yellow, edged in green, orange and blue. On the back there is an image of rattle ref. YM-661 and an image of three other, very similar, rattles with the reference number YM-662.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Spain
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2014 - 18

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Alert number: A12/0643/14       
Category:  Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product:  Girls' sweatshirt
 
Brand: Hope Star
 
Name: Miss Hope Star
 
Type / number of model:  GF 2556
 
Batch number / Barcode:  3000000056158
 
Risk type:  Strangulation
 
The product poses a risk of strangulation due to the presence of drawstrings in the hood and neck area. 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:  Grey coloured sweatshirt intended for girls up to 8 years old.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Cyprus
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2014 - 18

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Alert number: A12/0645/14       
Category:  Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product:  Babies' cardigan
 
Brand: Kitchoun - Kiabi
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  Ref. 984764 (EDBW12GTGUN / ED878)
 
Batch number / Barcode:  9847640000004
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
The buttons of the cardigan are small parts which can easily detach and could be swallowed by small children.

The product does not comply with the relevant national standard UNE 40902.
 

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

 
Description:  Grey wrap-style cardigan, with button fastening down on one side, intended for small children. Size is 0-6 months, 54 cm.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Spain
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2014 - 18
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  France

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Alert number: A12/0648/14       
Category:  Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product:  Children's shoes
 
Brand: Sterntaler
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  "Beginner" model Size 21/22
 
Batch number / Barcode:  Art. No. 55327 4004701263692
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The product poses a chemical risk because the pink leather upper contains up to 8,2 mg/kg of Chromium (VI) and the grey leather insole contains up to 38,4 mg/kg of Chromium (VI) . Chromium (VI) is classified as sensitising and may trigger allergic reactions.


 

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

 
Description:  A pair of baby shoes in pink and grey leather. Flowers of white and pink leather are affixed to both shoes.
Country of origin:  Hong Kong
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2014 - 18
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Austria

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Alert number: A12/0649/14       
Category:  Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product:  Babies' shoes
 
Brand: Jacob's
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode:  2 000009 630312
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The product poses a chemical risk because the leather of the soles and of the uppers contains Chromium (VI) above the permitted levels (measured values up to 17.9 mg/kg).
Chromium (VI) is classified as sensitising and may trigger allergic reactions.

 

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

 
Description:  Cream leather shoes for small children with printed pattern on upper and grey velvet lining; the sole is grey/white with rough velvet texture inside and outside. The cream leather strip has a butterfly design affixed. Size of the sample 20/21.
Country of origin:  Germany
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2014 - 18
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Austria

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Alert number: A12/0650/14       
Category:  Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product:  Babies' shoes
 
Brand: Jacob’s
 
Name: Beauty Baby - Baby Krabbelschuhe
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode:  EAN-Code 2 200009 481802
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The product poses a chemical risk because the leather insole contains up to 44.5 mg/kg of Chromium (VI). Chromium (VI) is classified as sensitising and may trigger allergic reactions.

 

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

 
Description:  1 pair of babies' shoes with pink leather upper, white leather stripe and light grey sole. The size of the sample 22/23.
Country of origin:  Germany
Alert submitted by:  Germany
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2014 - 18
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Austria, Spain

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Alert number: A12/0651/14       
Category:  Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product:  Ladies' shoes
 
Brand: Confort Shoes
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  Ref. 1212-5
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The product poses a chemical risk because it contains Chromium (VI) (measured value up to 24 mg/kg). Chromium (VI) is classified as sensitising and may trigger allergic reactions.
 

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

 
Description:  Moccasins with a rubber sole and a heel available in blue, black, red, beige and khaki.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  France
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2014 - 18

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Alert number: A12/0652/14       
Category:  Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product:  Ladies' shoes
 
Brand: Menbur
 
Name: Essence Menbur
 
Type / number of model:  Model: 05955
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The product poses a chemical risk because it contains chromium (VI) in a concentration of 4,6 mg/kg in the insole. Chromium (VI) is classified as sensitising and may trigger allergic reactions.
 

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

 
Description:  Womens' sandals with leather upper and synthetic sole. The upper is set with small coloured stones. The packaging is a cardboard box bearing the model reference and shoe size.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Spain
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2014 - 18

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Alert number: A12/0657/14       
Category:  Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product:  Girls' shoes
 
Brand: Torna
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  24LDW
 
Batch number / Barcode:  1240017120097
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
The product poses a risk of choking because small parts (the decorative elements of the shoes) can easily detach and be swallowed by small children.
 

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

 
Description:  Colourful textile shoes for young girls. The shoes are decorated with glued rhinestones and plastic flowers. Size: 21 Packaging: cardboard box
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Hungary
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2014 - 18

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Alert number: A12/0661/14       
Category:  Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product:  Babies' clothes
 
Brand: Neck & Neck
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  1) 14V20202.34, 2) 14V5005.80
 
Batch number / Barcode:  1) 8433638287390 , 2) 8433638260676
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
The small buttons can easily detach and be swallowed by small children.

The product does not comply with the relevant national standard UNE 40902.
 

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

 
Description:  Babies' clothes comprised of a cotton romper suit with floral design and a cotton shirt and pants with floral design and lacing on the side. Both items have buttons at the back. The products come in a transparent plastic bag.
Country of origin:  Thailand
Alert submitted by:  Spain
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2014 - 18

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Alert number: A12/0664/14       
Category:  Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product:  Ladies' shoes
 
Brand: Camila´s
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  Ref. 45303
 
Batch number / Barcode:  03400337209170
 
Risk type:  Chemical
 
The product poses a chemical risk because the lining and insole contain Chromium (VI) above the permitted levels (measured value: 5 mg/kg).

Chromium (VI) is classified as sensitising and may trigger allergic reactions.
 

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

 
Description:  Moccasins with leather upper, lining and insole supplied in dark cardboard boxes.
Country of origin:  India
Alert submitted by:  Spain
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2014 - 18

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Alert number: A12/0668/14       
Category:  Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product:  Girls' shoes
 
Brand: Margaret internazionale
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  Model: D72511-S
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
The decorative elements of the shoes can be easily detached and could be put by children into their mouth, get stuck and block the airways, posing a risk of choking.
 

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

 
Description:  Black patent shoes for young girls. The shoes are decorated with rhinestones and ribbons. Size: 23. Packaging: carton box.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Hungary
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2014 - 18

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Alert number: A12/0670/14       
Category:  Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product:  Girls' shoes
 
Brand: Mountain
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  Model: 3317-1 Black
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
The decorative elements of the shoes can be easily detached, and could be put by children into their mouth, get stuck and block the airways, posing a risk of choking.
 

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

 
Description:  Black patent shoes for young girls. The shoes are decorated with rhinestones and satin ribbon. Size: 25. Packaging: pink carton box.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Hungary
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2014 - 18

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Alert number: A12/0671/14       
Category:  Clothing, textiles and fashion items
 
Product:  Babies' shoes
 
Brand: Z Mountain
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  Unknown
 
Batch number / Barcode:  5999016920882
 
Risk type:  Choking
 
The product poses a risk of choking because small decorative elements can be easily detached and may be swallowed by children.
 

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

 
Description:  Plastic shoes for toddlers. The product is decorated with a plastic fish and soccer ball. Size: 18
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Hungary
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2014 - 18

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Alert number: A12/0653/14       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  Travel plug adapter
 
Brand: Skross
 
Name: World Adapter Classic
 
Type / number of model:  1.100160
 
Batch number / Barcode:  8435118333221
 
Risk type:  Electric shock
 
It is possible to connect one pin into a live socket leaving the other live pin accessible.

The product does not comply with the relevant national standard.
 

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

 
Description:  Travel plug adapter, packaged in transparent plastic blister pack.
Country of origin:  Thailand
Alert submitted by:  Spain
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2014 - 18

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Alert number: A12/0660/14       
Category:  Electrical appliances and equipment
 
Product:  Electric steriliser
 
Brand: Medela
 
Name: B-Well Steam Steriliser
 
Type / number of model:  200.3377, 200.3378 Article numbers: 008.0100 to 008.0104, 008.0121, 008.0287
 
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
 
Risk type:  Electric shock, Fire
 
Moisture can come into contact with the electronic components or the mains cable through the connection between the cable and the device, which may cause a short-circuit that can lead to electric shock or fire. The product does not comply with the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 60335-1.
 

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

 
Description:  Electric steriliser for babies' bottles and accessories. Items affected: - Article numbers: 008.0100 to 008.0104, 008.0121, 008.0287 (shown on boxes). - Model numbers: 200.3377 0 200.3378 (indicated on the product). Packaged in a cardboard box.
Country of origin:  Switzerland
Alert submitted by:  Spain
Type of alert: Serious
 
Year - Week:  2014 - 18
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  Malta, Ireland, Greece, Croatia, France, Slovenia
Products with other risk levels 

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Alert number: A11/0046/14       
Category:  Lighting equipment
 
Product:  Ceramic lamp
 
Brand: La Bolata - Articulos de Regalo y Cesteria
 
Name: Unknown
 
Type / number of model:  Ref. 118432
 
Batch number / Barcode:  8401184329147
 
Risk type:  Burns, Fire
 
The lamp may overheat or produce sparks. The product does not comply with the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 60598.
 

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

 
Description:  Ceramic portable table lamp, packed in a cardboard box showing photographs of a range of models in different colours. There are two stickers on the base of the box, one of which shows the importer's details, Ref:118432 and the bar code, 8401184329147. The other silver-grey sticker indicates: MODEL NO 118432 230V-50Hz. MAX40W E14, the CE mark, pictograms and Ac23223.
Country of origin:  China
Alert submitted by:  Spain
Type of alert: Other
 
Year - Week:  2014 - 18
Products were found and measures were taken also in:  France