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

Alert number: A12/1156/17

Product:  Descaling product

Name: 1) Ontkalker Detartrant; 2) Formula Expert Ontkalker

Batch number / Barcode:  Unknown

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Chemical products

Brand: Kruidvat

Type / number of model:  8717333404291

Risk type: Burns
When used in a kettle or coffee maker, the liquid in the device will strongly foam and boil over. This can cause the user to be scalded.

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

Description:  Descaling solution in a 250ml bottle.

Country of origin: Germany

Alert submitted by: The Netherlands

Products were found and measures were taken also in: France