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

Alert number: A12/0935/19

Product:  Plush toy

Name: Unknown

Batch number / Barcode:  1) bar code: 6430047080064 (code: 8680/2019 and 8684/2019) 2) bar code: 6430047080026 (code: 8680/2019 and 8687/2019 and 8686/2019 and 8684/2019)

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Toys

Brand: Silja Line

Type / number of model:  1) seal medium 2) seal small

Risk type: Choking
Both products pose a risk of choking due to small part (plastic nose) which can be easily detached.
A child could put them in the mouth and choke on them.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the European Standard EN 71-1.

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Import rejected at border

Description:  White plush toy seals (sizes: small and medium) with plastic eyes and a nose. A cardboard label is attached to the toys. Toys also have a fabric information label in them.

Country of origin: China

Alert submitted by: Finland