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

Alert number: A12/0905/18

Product:  Digital alarm clock

Name: Clock ON /OFF

Batch number / Barcode:  Unknown

Risk level: Serious

Category: Electrical appliances and equipment

Brand: Unknown

Type / number of model:  New 1145649 X005BICDV

Risk type: Chemical, Environment
The alarm clock contains a tilt switch filled with approx. 10 µl of mercury. The user could be exposed to the mercury in the event that the product gets damaged.
Mercury is one of the most hazardous environmental toxins and is a threat to the environment and, through the environment, to human health.

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

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Deletion of the online offer.

Description:  Alarm clock in various colours with ON and OFF inscription. Packed in a brown cardboard box with a sketch of the clock.

Country of origin: China

Alert submitted by: Germany