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

Alert number: 1697/10

Product:  Toy set with plastic animals - The World of Animal


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Type of alert: Serious

Category: Toys

Brand: Dausini

Type / number of model:  The World Of Animal, EAN 8787247897960

Risk type: Chemical
The product poses a chemical risk because it contains 6.5% by weight of dibutyl phthalate (DBP).
According to the REACH Regulation, phthalates DEHP, DBP and BBP are prohibited in all toys and childcare articles, while phthalates DINP, DIDP and DNOP are prohibited when the toy or childcare article can be placed in the mouth by children.

Measures taken by economic operators: Import rejected by the customs authorities and voluntary destruction of the products by the importer. (By: Other)

Description:  Toy set comprising a number of animals in various colours. Material: plastic. Packaging in transparent plastic with a red lid and tray made of green woven material.

Country of origin: China

Alert submitted by: Germany