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

Alert number: A12/0504/17

Product:  Soft toy

Name: Unknown

Batch number / Barcode:  Unknown

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Toys

Brand: iove mate

Type / number of model:  ZL2010202824484

Counterfeit: THE PRODUCT IS COUNTERFEIT

Risk type: Chemical, Choking
The nose and the eye of the toy can be easily detached. The electric device and fibrous stuffing material are easily accessible. A child could put the stuffing material in the mouth and choke on it or remove the button batteries from the device and swallow them, causing damage to the child’s gastrointestinal tract.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 71-1.

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

Description:  Soft toy in the shape of a pink kitten dressed in a pink dress, with a zip-fastener at the back and a sound-emitting device.

Country of origin: China

Alert submitted by: Iceland