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

Alert number: A12/1210/15

Product:  Plastic doll and bassinet

Name: Unknown

Batch number / Barcode:  Unknown

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Toys


Type / number of model:  MA-1

Risk type: Chemical
The head of the doll contains di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value: 24% by weight). This phthalate may harm the health of children, causing possible damage of the reproductive system.

According to the REACH Regulation the phthalates DEHP, DBP and BBP are prohibited in all toys and childcare articles.

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the market

Description:  Blonde plastic doll and a pink plastic bassinet. The toy produces sounds and is supplied in transparent plastic bag with cardboard label.

Country of origin: China

Alert submitted by: Hungary