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

Alert number: A12/0461/18

Product:  Fancy-dress accessory

Name: Wax Lips

Batch number / Barcode:  Unknown

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Toys

Brand: Sheng Yi

Type / number of model:  SY-2012-4

Risk type: Chemical
The product contains di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value: 19 % by weight).
This phthalate may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to the reproductive system.

The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.

Measures taken by economic operators: Warning consumers of the risks (By: Other)
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Retailer): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures

Description:  Fancy-dress red, wax lips sold in a blister pack on cardboard.

Country of origin: China

Alert submitted by: Luxembourg