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

Alert number: A12/1284/17

Product:  Children's fancy-dress mask

Name: Mask Kids Size

Batch number / Barcode:  8712364615630

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Toys

Brand: Funny Fashion

Type / number of model:  Article No 61563

Risk type: Chemical
The plastic material of the mask contains di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value 45.4 % by weight). This phthalate may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to the reproductive system.

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

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

Description:  Green/black plastic mask with yellow/orange cardboard label.

Country of origin: China

Alert submitted by: Germany

Products were found and measures were taken also in: Belgium