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

Alert number: A11/0036/18

Product:  Portable gas stove

Name: a) Camp Bistro XL and b) Camp Bistro XL Stopgaz

Batch number / Barcode:  a) 3138522095857, b) 3138522095864

Type of alert: Other

Category: Gas appliances and components

Brand: Campingaz

Type / number of model:  a) Ref.: 2000030643 – BDII: 4010051192, b) Ref.: 2000030644 – BDII: 4010051196

Risk type: Burns
The portable gas stove may overheat because the safety device does not prevent further heating of the gas cartridges by pans, pots or griddles after the gas supply is cut off.
Due to possible overheating and a resulting increase in pressure, the gas canister may explode and the released gas may ignite, leading to burns.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Gas Appliance Directive.

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Manufacturer): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures

Description:  These products are portable gas stoves equipped with one burner and intended for use in cooking with a pot or container; they can also be used with pans, griddles and stone plates.

Country of origin: Republic of Korea

Alert submitted by: Germany