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

Alert number: A12/1153/19

Product:  Toy experimental kit

Name: Chimie 1000

Batch number / Barcode:  5600849488509

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Toys


Type / number of model:  488509, 605909

Risk type: Chemical
The plastic frame of the protective goggles contains bis(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value: 12.7 % by weight).
This phthalate may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to their reproductive system.

The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.

Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Importer)

Description:  Kit comprising booklet, overall, goggles, gloves, etc. and chemical products to carry out experiments. The product is packed in a cardboard box. The product was (also) sold online.

Country of origin: Portugal

Alert submitted by: France