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

Alert number: A12/1388/14

Product:  Plastic doll

Name: Unknown

Batch number / Barcode:  6 9 00000 047057

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Toys

Brand: WAN JU

Type / number of model:  T 004705

Risk type: Chemical
The product poses a chemical risk because the head of the doll contains 33 % by weight of di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP). This phthalate is toxic and harmful for 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:  Plastic doll dressed in a colourful dress with pink hair and handbag. Packaging: a plastic bag.

Country of origin: China

Alert submitted by: Hungary