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

Alert number: A12/0907/17

Product: Trolley suitcase

Name: Trolley Size 18inch Silver

Batch number / Barcode: 8715986146704

Risk level: Serious

Category: Other

Brand: Leonardo

Type / number of model: Item No.: 14670

Risk type: Chemical
The handles contain polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs), including among others: chrysen (measured value up to: 48 mg/kg), benzo(a)pyrene (measured value: 16 mg/kg), benzo(e)pyrene (measured value up to: 9.1 mg/kg), benzo(a)anthracene (measured value up to: 64 mg/kg). These PAHs are carcinogenic. The consumer can be exposed when the product comes into direct and prolonged or repetitive contact with the skin. The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.

Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Distributor)
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Distributor): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures

Description: Trolley made of silver-coloured plastic, with a handle made of black hard plastic on a telescoping system made of metal with black overprint 'LEONARDO'; 2 other carrying handles (upper and long side); 4 black plastic rollers, black zip, combination lock.

Country of origin: China

Alert submitted by: Germany