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

Alert number: A12/00290/20

Product:  Fireworks

Name: Funke China-Böller B

Barcode:  Unknown
Batch number:  Unknown

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Pyrotechnic articles

Brand: Funke

Type / number of model:  1008-P1-69256651, Art.Nr. 480

Counterfeit: NO

Risk type: Damage to hearing
The burning time of the initial fuse is too short and the user might not be able to reach the safety distance in time. The user will consequently be exposed to a too high sound pressure level which might lead damage to hearing. / The product does not comply with the requirements of the Pyrotechnics Directive.

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Retailer): Recall of the product from end users

Description:  Sound emitter, cat. P1 (Banger).

Packaging description:  Red packaging with a landscape scene and a tiger's head with a written label on the front; labelling on the rear of the packaging – see photographs; contains 6 items

Country of origin: People's Republic of China

Alert submitted by: Austria

Products were found and measures were taken also in: Germany