The Rapid Alert System for Non-Food Products (RAPEX)

RAPEX - Weekly overview report of notifications

Week 1 - 2015

Alert number: A12/2173/14
Product:  Bracelet
Name: AcW Bracelet Evy
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Jewellery
Brand: C
Type / number of model:  71360740001
Type of alert:  Products with serious risks
The products contains excssive amounts of cadmium (measured value up to 15% by weight). Cadmium is classified as harmful if in contact with the skin.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the REACH Regulation.
Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description:  Bracelet with different kind of chains and stones connected to two metal bars working as a lock. The chains are coloured metallic black. There are two chains with rhinestones, one with bigger stones and one with smaller stones. The bracelet has a white tag marked with a C.
Batch number / Barcode:  7050216300831
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Sweden
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Finland
  
Alert number: A12/2184/14
Product:  Bracelet
Name: Multi Colored Bracelet
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Jewellery
Brand: NLY Accessories
Type / number of model:  386280-0014-008 Colour: Black
Type of alert:  Products with serious risks
The metal back of the bead shaped like an eye contains up to 13 % by weight of cadmium. Cadmium is classified as harmful if swallowed, if inhaled or if in contact with the skin.

The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.
Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description:  Bracelet with several straps in various shapes and beads of different colours.
Batch number / Barcode:  Unknown
Country of origin: Unknown
Alert submitted by: Sweden
  
Alert number: A12/2165/14
Product:  Vehicle refinishing product
Name: Grey Filler
Risk type: Environment
Category: Chemical products
Brand: Kapci
Type / number of model:  2K HS Filler 633
Type of alert:  Products with serious risks
The product contains a higher level of volatile organic compounds (VOC) than the 420g/l limit.
The presence of volatile organic compounds (VOC) above the permitted levels causes pollution as it contributes to the local and transboundary formation of photochemical oxidants in the boundary layer of the atmosphere.
The product does not comply with the requirements of the Paints Directive.
Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description:  Product comes packaged in Cans. Product is the filling component in automotive car refinishing spray.
Batch number / Barcode:  P.D. 10/11.B.N.1290911019
Country of origin: Egypt
Alert submitted by: Malta
   
Alert number: A12/2166/14
Product:  Vehicle refinishing product
Name: Wash Primer 805 Yellow 1Kg Gross
Risk type: Environment
Category: Chemical products
Brand: Kapci
Type / number of model:  Wash Primer 805 Yellow 1Kg Gross
Type of alert:  Products with serious risks
The product contains a higher level of volatile organic compounds (VOC) than the 420g/l limit.
The presence of volatile organic compounds (VOC) above the permitted levels causes pollution as it contributes to the local and transboundary formation of photochemical oxidants in the boundary layer of the atmosphere.
The product does not comply with the requirements of the Paints Directive.
Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description:  Car refinishing product primer yellow colour 805 number
Batch number / Barcode:  P.D04/12; Exp04/14.B.N. 1050412003
Country of origin: Egypt
Alert submitted by: Malta
  
Alert number: A12/2178/14
Product:  Wall/ ceiling lamp
Name: Mademoiselle Filou
Risk type: Electric shock, Fire
Category: Lighting equipment
Brand: OLIGO Lichttechnik
Type / number of model:  50-1490003
Type of alert:  Products with serious risks
The wings can catch fire if they touch the light source and the cable is not properly attached.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 60598.
Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description:  Wall or ceiling-mounted lamp, in the shape of a fly with wings and a tea-strainer which is attached as a decorative element.
Batch number / Barcode:  Unknown
Country of origin: Germany
Alert submitted by: Sweden
   
Alert number: A12/2167/14
Product:  Passenger car
Name: A-, B-, C-, CLA-, CLS-, E-, GLA-, ML-, S-, SLK-class
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Mercedes-Benz
Type / number of model:  EC type-approval number: e1*2007/46*1007* e1*2001/116*0470* e1*2001/116*0470* e1*2007/46*0598* e1*2007/46*0548* e1*2007/46*0928* e1*2001/116*0470* e1*2007/46*0928* e1*2001/116*0470* e1*2001/116*0480* e1*2001/116*0480* e1*2001/116*0431* e1*2001/116*0457* e1*2001/116*0431* e1*2001/116*0457* e1*2001/116*0431* e1*2001/116*0457* e1*2001/116*0431* e1*2001/116*0457* e1*2001/116*0431* e1*2001/116*0457* e1*2001/116*0431* e1*2001/116*0502* e1*2001/116*0501* e1*2007/46*0200* e1*2001/116*0501* e1*2007/46*0200* e1*2001/116*0501* e1*2007/46*0485* e1*2001/116*0335* e1*2001/116*0335* e1*2007/46*0751* e1*2001/116*0470* e1*2007/46*0751* e1*2001/116*0470*, Type: BR 176, BR 246, BR 204, BR 205, BR 117, BR 218, BR 207, BR 212; BR 156, BR 204, BR 166; BR 221, BR 222, BR 172 Models: A 180 CDI, A 200 CDI, A 200 CDI, A 200 CDI 4MATIC, A 220 CDI, A 220 CDI 4MATIC, B 180 CDI, B 180 CDI, B 200 CDI, B 200 CDI, B 200 CDI, B 200 CDI 4MATIC, B 220 CDI, B 220 CDI 4MATIC, C 180 CDI, 180 CDI, C 200 CDI, C 220 Bluetec, C 220 CDI, C 220 CDI, C 220 CDI 4MATIC, C 250 Bluetec, C 250 Bluetec 4Matic,C 250 CDI, C 250 CDI 4MATIC, C 300 Bluetec Hybrid, CLA 200 CDI, CLA 200 CDI 4MATIC, CLA 220 CDI, CLA 220 CDI 4MATIC, CLS 220 Bluetec, CLS 250 Bluetec, CLS 250 Bluetec 4MATIC, CLS 250 CDI, E 200 Bluetec, E 200 CDI, E 220 Bluetec, E 220 CDI, E 250 Bluetec,E 250 Bluetec 4MATIC E, E 250 CDI, E 250 CDI 4MATIC, E 300 CDI Hybrid, GLA 200 CDI, GLA 200 CDI 4MATIC, GLA 220 CDI, GLA 220 CDI 4MATIC, GLK 200 CDI, GLK 220 4MATIC, GLK 220 Bluetec 4MATIC, GLK 220 CDI, GLK 250 4MATIC, GLK 250 Bluetec 4MATIC, ML 250 Bluetec 4MATIC, S 250 CDI,S 300 Bluetec Hybrid, SLK 250 CDI
Type of alert:  Products with serious risks
The gasket seal for the engine's chain tensioner may display incorrect settling behaviour. Over time, this may result in the chain tensioner detaching from the threaded hole on the cylinder head and the leakage of engine oil. The loss of large amounts of engine oil may contaminate the road, leading to a possible hazard for traffic following behind.
Recall of the product from end users
Description:  Vehicles produced between 24.06.08 - 10.12.14 are affected.
Batch number / Barcode:  Vehicles produced between February and November 2014 are affected.
Country of origin: Germany
Alert submitted by: Germany
Products were found and measures were taken also in: The Netherlands, Slovenia, Sweden, Ireland, Iceland, Croatia, Bulgaria, Denmark, Norway, Greece, Finland, Portugal, Spain, Hungary
Alert number: A12/2169/14
Product:  Van
Name: Sprinter, Vito, Viano, V-Klasse
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Mercedes-Benz
Type / number of model:  EC type approval numbers: e1*2007/46*0457*08 – 10, e1*2007/46*0458*06 – 08, e1*2007/46*0459*04 – 05, e1*2001/116*0353*12 – 13, e1*2001/116*0354*14 – 16, e1*2001/116*0424*09 – 11, e1*2007/46*0280*06 – 08, e1*2007/46*0300*07 – 08, e1*2007/46*0297*03 – 04, e1*2007/46*0557*03, e1*2007/46*0299*06 – 07, e1*2007/46*0294*03 – 04, e1*2007/46*1093*01, e1*2007/46*0312*06 – 07, e1*2007/46*0309*02 – 04, e1*2007/46*0311*05 – 06, e1*2007/46*0308*02 – 03, e1*2007/46*0279*06 – 08, e1*2007/46*0301*08 – 10, e1*2007/46*0298*04 – 06, e1*2007/46*0295*06 – 07, e1*2007/46*0296*03 – 05, e1*2007/46*0305*05 – 07, e1*2007/46*0310*02 – 04, e1*2007/46*0307*05 – 06, e1*2007/46*0304*02 – 03, e1*2007/46*1076*02, e1*2007/46*1075*01 - 02, Type: BR 906, BR 639, BR 447
Type of alert:  Products with serious risks
The gasket seal for the engine's chain tensioner may display incorrect settling behaviour. Over time, this may result in the chain tensioner detaching from the threaded hole on the cylinder head and the leakage of engine oil. The loss of large amounts of engine oil may contaminate the road, leading to a possible hazard for traffic following behind.
Recall of the product from end users
Description:  Van
Batch number / Barcode:  The vehicles were manufactured between February and November 2014.
Country of origin: Germany
Alert submitted by: Germany
Products were found and measures were taken also in: The Netherlands, Slovenia, Sweden, Ireland, Iceland, Croatia, Bulgaria, Denmark, Norway, Greece, Spain, Portugal
Alert number: A12/2170/14
Product:  Passenger car
Name: Polo, e-up!
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: VW
Type / number of model:  Type: 6C1, BL1 approval number: e1*2001/116*0510, e13*2007/46*1182
Type of alert:  Products with serious risks
An unintended airbag release can occur without forewarning.
Recall of the product from end users
Description:  Passenger car.
Batch number / Barcode:  The vehicles in question were manufactured between 6 February 2014 and 22 September 2014.
Country of origin: Germany
Alert submitted by: Germany
Products were found and measures were taken also in: The Netherlands, Slovenia, Ireland, Sweden, Croatia, Iceland, Bulgaria, Denmark, Norway, Spain, Greece, Finland, Hungary
Alert number: A12/2171/14
Product:  Passenger car
Name: Cruze, Orlando
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Chevrolet
Type / number of model:  Cruze 2.0 Diesel and Orlando 2.0 Diesel
Type of alert:  Products with serious risks
Vehicles may experience right hand drive shaft separation of the outer CV (constant velocity) joint during harsh cornering or U turns. If parked on an incline without the parking brake applied the vehicle could move unexpectedly and may result in a crash or injury.
Recall of the product from end users
Description:  Diesel engine passenger car.
Batch number / Barcode:  Cruze: AK500153 - AKI585519 - build dates: 28/11/08-27/2/11, Orlando: BK007979 - CK500160- build dates 15/9/10 - 30/3/11
Country of origin: Republic of Korea
Alert submitted by: United Kingdom
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Portugal, Germany, Sweden, Malta, Ireland, The Netherlands, Denmark, Slovenia, Finland, Spain, Hungary
Alert number: A12/2172/14
Product:  Passenger car
Name: Matiz and Spark
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Chevrolet
Type / number of model:  Matiz: VIN range from 9C642734 - AC526792, Spark: VIN range from 9C642734 - AC526792
Type of alert:  Products with serious risks
Vehicles may experience reduction in brake performance due to sticking of the valve within the ABS module (Anti-lock braking system). Brakes may feel spongy and stopping distances may become longer.
Recall of the product from end users
Description:  Passenger car.
Batch number / Barcode:  1/12/08 - 24/10/09
Country of origin: Republic of Korea
Alert submitted by: United Kingdom
Products were found and measures were taken also in: The Netherlands, Germany, Sweden, Slovenia, Greece, Spain, Portugal, Hungary, Lithuania
Alert number: A12/2174/14
Product:  Passenger car
Name: Meriva
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Opel
Type / number of model:  Meriva B
Type of alert:  Products with serious risks
The latches of the rear safety belt buckles may open inadvertently in the event of a crash.
Recall of the product from end users
Description:  Passenger car.
Batch number / Barcode:  Model year: 2015.
Country of origin: Spain
Alert submitted by: Portugal
Products were found and measures were taken also in: The Netherlands, Germany, Sweden, Croatia, Denmark, Slovenia, Finland, Bulgaria, Spain, Greece, Hungary
Alert number: A12/2175/14
Product:  Passenger car
Name: Astra
Risk type: Fire
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Opel
Type / number of model:  Astra J/GTC
Type of alert:  Products with serious risks
In the event of a blockage of the radiator-cooling fan, an electrical short circuit could occur; this in turn could cause damage to the cooling fan module, in the worst case potentially resulting in a vehicle fire.
Recall of the product from end users
Description:  Passenger car with petrol engine.
Batch number / Barcode:  Production years: 2010 to 2012.
Country of origin: Poland, Russia, United Kingdom
Alert submitted by: Portugal
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Germany, The Netherlands, Sweden, Slovenia, Croatia, Bulgaria, Denmark, Norway, Finland, Greece, Hungary, Lithuania
Alert number: A12/2176/14
Product:  Peugeot
Name: 107
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Peugeot
Type / number of model:  e11*2001/116*0237
Type of alert:  Products with serious risks
Breakage of the shock absorber rods could lead to loss of control of the vehicle and an accident.
Recall of the product from end users
Description:  Passenger car
Batch number / Barcode:  Manufactured from 20/06/2013 to 27/08/2013
Country of origin: Czech Republic
Alert submitted by: Malta
Products were found and measures were taken also in: The Netherlands, Sweden, Croatia, Slovenia, Denmark, Greece, Spain, Portugal, Finland
Alert number: A12/2177/14
Product:  Passenger car
Name: XJ
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Jaguar
Type / number of model:  XJ Saloon
Type of alert:  Products with serious risks
The underbody brake pipe unions may not be to the correct torque specification. This may result in reduced braking performance, loss of brake fluid and the non-activation of the brake pressure switch, preventing initial vehicle start-up and potentially causing a vehicle crash.
Recall of the product from end users
Description:  Passenger car
Batch number / Barcode:  Selected vehicles within VIN range: SAJAA20M9EPV67632 to SAJWA2GZ6F8V76050
Country of origin: United Kingdom
Alert submitted by: United Kingdom
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Germany, Ireland, The Netherlands, Sweden, Spain, Portugal
Alert number: A12/2180/14
Product:  Motorcycle
Name: Tiger Explorer
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Triumph
Type / number of model:  Tiger Explorer and Tiger Explorer XC
Type of alert:  Products with serious risks
The side stand pivot bolt may fracture under abusive loads.
Recall of the product from end users
Description:  Motorcycle.
Batch number / Barcode:  Build dates are 01/11/11 – 01/06/14
Country of origin: United Kingdom
Alert submitted by: United Kingdom
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Germany, The Netherlands, Sweden, France, Ireland, Denmark, Greece
Alert number: A12/2183/14
Product:  Passenger car
Name: DB9 (Coupe & Volante), DBS (Coupe & Volante), One-77, V12 Vantage (Coupe and Roadster), V12 Zagato, V8 Vantage (Coupe and Roadster), Virage (Coupe and Roadster)
Risk type: Burns
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Aston Martin
Type / number of model:  Aston Martin: DB9 (Coupe & Volante), DBS (Coupe & Volante), One-77, V12 Vantage (Coupe and Roadster), V12 Zagato, V8 Vantage (Coupe and Roadster), Virage (Coupe and Roadster)
Type of alert:  Products with serious risks
The control module for the front heated seats may fail when the ignition is switched on. This could allow a permanent feed to the seat heater element(s) and it may not be possible to switch off the heating. This fault could cause the seat to overheat and in extreme circumstances the seat occupants may receive burns.
Recall of the product from end users
Description:  Passenger car.
Batch number / Barcode:  Vehicles built between 15/06/2006 and 06/11/2014.
Country of origin: United Kingdom
Alert submitted by: United Kingdom
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Germany, The Netherlands, Sweden, Slovenia, Greece, Spain, Portugal
Alert number: A12/2168/14
Product:  Loom bands with charms
Name: DIY Loom bands
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Toys
Brand: Unknown
Type / number of model:  Unknown
Type of alert:  Products with serious risks
The charms contain 45% by weight of di(2-ethylhexyl)phthalate (DEHP). This phthalate may harm the health of children, causing possible damage of the reproductive system.

According to the REACH Regulation the phthalates DEHP, DBP and BBP are prohibited in all toys and childcare articles.
Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description:  Hard transparent plastic box ( 21 cm x 16,5cm x 4 cm) containing colour loom rubber bands, charms and s-clips (stored in 14 subdivisions).
Batch number / Barcode:  Unknown
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Luxembourg
  
Alert number: A12/2181/14
Product:  Plastic doll
Name: Clever Baby's
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Toys
Brand: Jin Jian
Type / number of model:  Product ref. no: 3326
Type of alert:  Products with serious risks
The head of the doll contains di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value: 9.1% by weight). This phthalate may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to the reproductive system.

According to the REACH Regulation the phthalates DEHP, DBP and BBP are prohibited in all toys and childcare articles.
Recall of the product from end users
Description:  Battery powered plastic doll, in blue trousers, shirt, cap and bib. The packaging is a cardboard box with transparent window.
Batch number / Barcode:  1114004914
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Germany
  
Alert number: A12/2182/14
Product:  Plastic doll
Name: Baby Lovely
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Toys
Brand: Xin Ming Yue
Type / number of model:  XMY8038
Type of alert:  Products with serious risks
The head of the doll contains di-2-ethylhexylphthalate (DEHP) (measure value: 10.1% by weight). This phthalate may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to the reproductive system.

According to the REACH Regulation the phthalates DEHP, DBP and BBP are prohibited in all toys and childcare articles




Recall of the product from end users
Description:  Plastic doll with arms made of stuffed fabric, movable eyes. The doll is battery operated and supplied in cardboard box with transparent window.
Batch number / Barcode:  1114005014
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Germany
  
Alert number: A12/2179/14
Product:  Travel adapter
Name: Unknown
Risk type: Electric shock
Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
Brand: Drop Zone Energy
Type / number of model:  DZ-12-150 / year of manufacture: 2011
Type of alert:  Products with serious risks
The creepage distances and clearances are insufficient.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 60950.
Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description:  12v/220v adapter, blue in colour with cigarette lighter plug on one side and mains plug on the other.
Batch number / Barcode:  Batch No DZ 07-11-150 / 3760161131025
Country of origin: Taiwan
Alert submitted by: France
Alert number: A11/0116/14
Product:  Foam glue
Name: Devil
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Chemical products
Brand: Pichler
Type / number of model:  #C5140
Type of alert:  Products with other risk levels
The glue contains an excessive amount of toluene (measured value: 30% by weight).

The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.
Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures
Description:  White tube of glue in a white cardboard box with a red sticker.
Batch number / Barcode:  4250718151402
Country of origin: Germany
Alert submitted by: Germany
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Belgium, Austria
    
Alert number: A11/0117/14
Product:  Vinyl spray
Name: Colorful rubber spray film
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Chemical products
Brand: Carlas
Type / number of model:  C4 matt black, C6 red, C14 orange, C15 sky blue, C31 Yellow, C37 green, C82 violet, C313 pink, C130 pearl white, C188 gold, C190 lacquer, CB5 gold/red/violet, CB15 red/violet/blue, CB19 violet/blue/green, CB 25 blue/green/gold, CB 30 gold/green, CY 1001 fluorescent red, CY 1003 fluorescent green, CY 1005 fluorescent yellow
Type of alert:  Products with other risk levels
The product contains an excessive amount of toluene (measured value: up to 30% by weight).

The product does not comply with the Regulation on the classification, labelling and packaging of substances and mixtures (CLP) and with the REACH Regulation.
Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description:  Spray can with multicoloured label and clear plastic cap.
Batch number / Barcode:  4053029593172, 4053029593240, 4053029593196 and others
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Germany
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Latvia
 
Alert number: A11/0120/14
Product:  Pushchair
Name: Sola City pushchair
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Childcare articles and children's equipment
Brand: Mamas & Papas
Type / number of model:  Sola City pushchair SC A23501 158825300
Type of alert:  Products with other risk levels
There is a risk of the child inside the pushchair getting its finger crushed in the opening where the hood moves inside the hinge when the parent pulls down the hood.

There are no Danish warnings or product information and therefore there is a risk of incorrect use of the pushchair.
Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description:  Pushchair with swivel front wheels. The seat can be used facing front or back. Colour: black.
Batch number / Barcode:  Lot: 00813
Country of origin: Unknown
Alert submitted by: Denmark
   
Alert number: A11/0119/14
Product:  Soft teddy bear
Name: CJ Bear
Risk type: Choking
Category: Toys
Brand: Dunelm
Type / number of model:  Unknown
Type of alert:  Products with other risk levels
The seams of the toy may come apart exposing the inner filling material, which may cause choking to small children if put in the mouth and ingested.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and with the relevant European standard EN 71-1.
Recall of the product from end users
Description:  Traditional style stuffed toy bear with swing ticket fixed on ear. Only products supplied after October 2014 are affected.
Batch number / Barcode:  Large 5050210923823, Small 505021923809, Small 505021923809
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: United Kingdom
 
Alert number: A11/0118/14
Product:  Converter
Name: Unknown
Risk type: Electric shock
Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
Brand: DZ-Energy
Type / number of model:  Year of manufacture: 2014
Type of alert:  Products with other risk levels
The creepage and air distances between the live components in the secondary circuit and the earthed metal cover are too small.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 60950.
Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description:  Converter 12 V/220 V 150W. Coloured cardboard box.
Batch number / Barcode:  DZ 03-14 / EAN : 3760161130219
Country of origin: Taiwan
Alert submitted by: France
Alert number: A11/0121/14
Product:  Laptop computer
Name: Ideapad: B460, B470, B560, B570, G460, G470, G475, G480, G560, G570, G575, G580, G770, S100, S10-3, S10-3c, S10-3N, S10- 3t, S110, S400, U160, U165, U260, U455, U460, V360, V370, V460, V560, V570, Y460, Y470, Y560, Y570, Z360, Z460, Z465, Z470, Z475, Z560, Z565, Z570, Z575, Z580. Lenovo: B460, B470, B470e, B475, B560, B570, B570e, B575, G455, G460, G465, G475, G480, V470c, G560, G565, G570, G575, V570, G580, G770, V370, V470, V560.
Risk type: Fire
Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
Brand: Ideapad, Lenovo
Type / number of model:  Power cord: LS-15
Type of alert:  Products with other risk levels
Under certain environmental conditions, an electrical failure or a short circuit can occur in the power cord causing the power cord to overheat. The overheating may, in rare instances, lead to a fire.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 60320.
Recall of the product from end users
Description:  Laptop computer supplied with "LS-15" power cord. The power cord has "LS-15" moulded onto it and has a date code sticker.
Batch number / Barcode:  Power cord barcode: 145000600. The power cords were manufactured between February 2011 and December 2011.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: United Kingdom
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Ireland, France, Croatia