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

Alert number: A12/1130/18

Product:  Toy construction set

Name: Unknown

Batch number / Barcode:  4250503610459

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Toys

Brand: Teifoc, eitech

Type / number of model:  TEI 1001

Risk type: Chemical
The amount of chromium (VI) in the bricks is too high (measured value: 0.6 mg/kg).
Chromium (VI) is sensitising and may trigger allergic reactions.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 71-3.

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Withdrawal of the product from the market

Description:  Brick construction kit with natural materials (sugar-based mortar).

Country of origin: Germany

Alert submitted by: Italy

Products were found and measures were taken also in: Germany, Slovenia