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

Alert number: A12/0563/19

Product:  Plastic toy car

Name: Forklift Truck

Batch number / Barcode:  YT15070622

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Toys

Brand: Unknown

Type / number of model:  Art. No 688-2

Risk type: Environment
The solders in the toy contain an excessive amount of lead and cadmium (measured values up to 69.9% and 0.5% by weight respectively).
Lead and cadmium pose a risk to the environment.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Commission Directive on the restriction of the use of certain hazardous substances in electrical and electronic equipment (RoHS 2 Directive).

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

Description:  Battery-operated plastic toy supplied in a cardboard box.

Country of origin: China

Alert submitted by: Lithuania