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

Alert number: A12/0602/17

Product:  Plastic doll

Name: Mermaid

Batch number / Barcode:  2015173003503

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Toys

Brand: Unknown

Type / number of model:  NO.916 (on the packaging), Art No: 5B041-C-C-0432-002 (ona label)

Risk type: Chemical
The plastic material of the doll's head contains di (2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value 37% by weight). This phthalate may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to the reproductive system.

According to the REACH Regulation, the phthalates DEHP, DBP and BBP are prohibited in all toys and childcare articles.

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Distributor): Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the market

Description:  Plastic mermaid doll with blue hair. Packaging: cardboard box with transparent window.

Country of origin: China

Alert submitted by: Hungary