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

Alert number: 1723/10

Product:  Children’s jacket - Classic Fashionable


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Type of alert: Serious

Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items

Brand: APLX

Type / number of model:  CY-T8

Risk type: Strangulation
The product poses a risk of strangulation due to the presence of drawstrings in the hood.
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 jacket with a hood that has cords with metal toggles. It is fastened by means of a zipper and metal buttons. There are also some decorative buttons on the pockets. On the inner side of the jacket there is a label with the inscription: "APLX classic fashionable" and the size. There is another label which contains information about the model CY-T8 and the inscription: APLX classic fashionable” and an additional textile label with information about the composition: 100% nylon. The product is sold in transparent packaging.

Country of origin: Unknown

Alert submitted by: Bulgaria