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

Alert number: 0474/09

Product:  Glue


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Type of alert: Serious

Category: Chemical products

Brand: Super Glue

Type / number of model:  Super Glue, 3g; EAN 4250245342960

Risk type: Chemical
The products pose a chemical risk because it contains approximately 30% chloroform, which is banned in preparations with a mass content of 0.1% or more and may not be put on the market according to the Chemical Restrictions Directive 76/769/EEC.

Measures taken by economic operators: Voluntary withdrawal from the market.  (By: Other)

Description:  Glue with "material from Osaka Japan" written on the packaging.

Country of origin: Japan

Alert submitted by: Germany

Products were found and measures were taken also in: Cyprus, Bulgaria, Lithuania, Lithuania