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

Alert number: 0547/12

Product:  Flashing toy duck "Love Duck"


Batch number / Barcode: 

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Toys

Brand: Star and Rose

Type / number of model:  Barcode 9 324679 016782

Risk type: Chemical
The product poses a chemical risk because it contains 0.21% by weight of bis (2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP).
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 taken by economic operators: Voluntary withdrawal from the market and recall from consumers. (By: Other)

Description:  Small, white, flashing toy ducks with red love hearts.

Country of origin: China

Alert submitted by: United Kingdom