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

Alert number: A12/1446/17

Product:  Plastic doll with accessories

Name: Kitchen

Batch number / Barcode:  6991204962628

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Toys

Brand: Unknown

Type / number of model:  NO.2018 / STG496262

Risk type: Chemical
The plastic material of the doll contains di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value: 20.3% by weight). This phthalate may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to the reproductive system.

According to the REACH Regulation the phthalate DEHP is prohibited in all toys and childcare articles.

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Distributor, Retailer): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures, Recall of the product from end users, Warning consumers of the risks, Withdrawal of the product from the market

Description:  Plastic mermaid doll with kitchen accessories. Packed in a blister with a cardboard back.

Country of origin: China

Alert submitted by: Slovakia