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

Alert number: A12/1459/19

Product:  Inflatable airplane swim ring

Name: Unknown

Batch number / Barcode:  X000UVHAM3

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Toys

Brand: Unknown

Type / number of model:  Unknown

Risk type: Chemical
The plastic material of the product contains an excessive amount of bis(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) and di-‘isononyl’ phthalate (DINP) (measured values at least: 1.0 % and 0.6% by weight, respectively).
These phthalates may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to their reproductive system and liver.

The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Retailer): Recall of the product from end users

Description:  Inflatable swim ring in the shape of a jet aeroplane sold in a clear plastic bag. The product was sold online, in particular via Amazon.

Country of origin: China

Alert submitted by: United Kingdom