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

Alert number: A12/0814/17

Product:  Soap bubble toy

Name: Seifenblasen ('Soap bubble solution')

Batch number / Barcode:  4030681003874

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Toys

Brand: General De Juguetes

Type / number of model:  Unknown

Risk type: Microbiological
The soap solution of the toy contains mesophilic aerobic bacteria (measured quantity 68000 cfu/ml) and the presence of Enterobacteriaceae has been detected.
There is a risk of contracting infections as the solution may come into contact with the mouth, hands and eyes.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive.

Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Importer)

Description:  Soap bubble solution in a yellow, red and blue plastic container.

Country of origin: Spain

Alert submitted by: Germany

Products were found and measures were taken also in: Austria