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

Alert number: 1092/08

Product:  Children's outfits


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Type of alert: Serious

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Brand: ECCO

Type / number of model:  Unknown

Risk type: Suffocation

The product poses a risk of suffocation due to the presence of strings and cords in the hood area.

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

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

Description:  1. Child’s outfit consisting of three parts – a top, a sleeveless jacket with hood and trousers: 30% cotton; 30% viscose, 40% acryl; 2. A baby’s outfit consisting of two parts – a sweatshirt with hood and a pair of trousers.

Country of origin: Turkey

Alert submitted by: Bulgaria