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

Alert number: 0481/09

Product:  Insecticide - CIAK


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Type of alert: Serious

Category: Chemical products


Type / number of model:  Powder insecticide

Risk type: Chemical

The product poses a chemical risk to the user of the product because its active substance is fenitrothion, which is not authorised under the Directive 91/414/EC concerning the placing of plant protection products on the market.

Measures taken by economic operators: Voluntary withdrawal from the market and destruction of the products by the importer.  (By: Other)

Description:  250ml bottle

Country of origin: Italy

Alert submitted by: Malta