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

Alert number: A11/0070/18

Product:  Firework

Name: Big Bang

Batch number / Barcode:  5704777008966; Batch number: 601508-17

Type of alert: Other

Category: Pyrotechnic articles

Brand: Fyrværkerieksperten A/S

Type / number of model:  Rocket KAT - F2

Risk type: Burns
The rocket ascends at an angle which is too flat and explodes at too low altitude.
Bystanders could be hit by parts of the firework, causing burns.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Pyrotechnics Directive and the relevant European standard EN 15947.

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Withdrawal of the product from the market

Description:  Rocket

Country of origin: China

Alert submitted by: Denmark