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

Alert number: A12/0509/17

Product:  Carbon monoxide detector

Name: CO ALARM

Batch number / Barcode:  8717953003744; produced in 2015

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Construction products

Brand: Pentagon

Type / number of model:  JLP-01

Risk type: Asphyxiation
No indication is given in case of a defect of the sensor. It may fail to detect dangerous concentrations of carbon monoxide.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Construction Products Regulation and the relevant European standard EN 50291.

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

Description:  Carbon monoxide detector with white coloured, plastic housing, packed in transparent blister packing

Country of origin: China

Alert submitted by: The Netherlands