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

Alert number: A12/1273/14

Product:  Babies' bib


Batch number / Barcode:  8414155034391

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Childcare articles and children's equipment

Brand: ΤΙ-ΤΙΝ

Type / number of model:  Item No.: 3439

Risk type: Chemical
The product poses a chemical risk because it contains because it contains bis (2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value 0.28 % by weight).

According to the REACH Regulation the phthalates DEHP, DBP and BBP are prohibited in all toys and childcare articles, while phthalates DINP, DIDP and DNOP are prohibited in toys or childcare articles that can be placed in the mouth by children.

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures

Description:  Babies' plastic bib with pictures of dinosaurs, trees and plants and a white rubber at the neck area. The product is sold unpacked.

Country of origin: Spain

Alert submitted by: Greece