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

Alert number: 0748/09

Product:  Children’s clothing sets– "Very Good"

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Type of alert: Serious

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Brand: Senay bebe

Type / number of model:  Unknown

Risk type: Strangulation

The product poses a risk of strangulation because of the presence of cords in the neck area.

The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 14682.

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

Description:  Children’s clothing sets consisting of two parts - a pair of trousers and a sweatshirt - intended for children up to 7 years of age. The sweatshirt has a hood which is designed with a cord with plastic toggles. It is fastened with a zip placed in the middle. On the front, there are appliquéd motifs in the form of animals – an elephant with a bucket and a bear with a rucksack. Above the motif there is an embroidered inscription: "VERY GOOD" and under it there is another inscription: "SCHOOL TIME". Inside the sweatshirt there is a textile label containing information - 100% COTTON, BAUMWOLLE, size 4 and some graphic indications concerning its treatment. There is another cardboard label attached to the product which contains the following information: - article: a set, composition: 100% cotton, size 4, as well as the inscription "Senay bebe” with a picture of a small girl, a duck and a mushroom. The products are sold without packaging.

Country of origin: Turkey

Alert submitted by: Bulgaria