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

Alert number: A12/01027/20

Product:  Particle filter mask

Name: Self-Imbibing Filter Particle Respirator / Disposable Face Mask KN95

Barcode:  6 934253 019578
Batch number:  20 20 05

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Protective equipment

Brand: Gulibear

Type / number of model:  HB0095, KN95 MASK

Counterfeit: NO

Risk type: Health risk / other
The particle/filter retention of the material is insufficient (measured value ≤ 90 %) and the mask does not properly adapt to the face. Consequently, an excessive amount of particles or microorganisms might pass through the mask, increasing the risk of infection if not combined with additional protective measures. / The product does not comply with the Personal Protective Equipment Regulation.

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Marking the product with appropriate warnings on the risks

Description:  KN95 protective respiratory filtration half-face mask.

Packaging description:  The product is individually wrapped in a white and grey plastic bag with zip closure.

Country of origin: People's Republic of China

Alert submitted by: Belgium