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

Alert number: A12/0928/19

Product:  Remote controlled car


Batch number / Barcode:  Unknown

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Toys


Type / number of model:  999G-1A

Risk type: Environment
Four solders in the toy contain an excessive amount of lead and cadmium (measured values up to 61% and 0.06% 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: Distributor): Withdrawal of the product from the market

Description:  Remote controlled toy car powered by 4 AA batteries. The remote control is powered by 2 AA batteries. The toy is packed in an orange cardboard box.

Country of origin: China

Alert submitted by: Czech Republic