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

Alert number: A12/0547/19

Product:  Toy gun set

Name: Unknown

Batch number / Barcode:  1112000000009

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Toys

Brand: Unknown

Type / number of model:  MK2178288

Risk type: Chemical
The suction cups on the arrows contain an excessive amount of bis (2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value: 2.3 % by weight), dibutyl phthalate (DBP) (measured value: 2.8% by weight) and di-“isononyl” phthalate (DINP) (measured value: 0.27%).
These phthalates may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to the reproductive system.

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

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Destruction of the product, Import rejected at border

Description:  Toy weapon set including a bow and arrow with suction cups; sold in blister packaging.

Country of origin: China

Alert submitted by: Croatia