The Rapid Alert System for Non-Food Products (RAPEX)
Product: Crystal balls - Seven Color Crystal Boll – Bio Gel
Batch number / Barcode:
Type of alert: Serious
Category: Food-imitating products
Type / number of model: Art 2-830-008; Barcode 6 816285612586
Risk type: Choking
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Seizure of the products, withdrawal from the market and recall from consumers ordered by the authorities.
Description: Multicoloured and transparent balls with initial diameter of 0.3 cm or 0.4 cm which can absorb water to reach a diameter of 1 cm, in transparent plastic packaging with a coloured cardboard label marked "Microsfere Seven Color Crystal Boll Gel, MADE in CHINA, Designed by Korea" and instructions in English only.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Italy
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Malta, United Kingdom