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

Alert number: A12/1661/17

Product:  LED candle

Name: LED candle

Batch number / Barcode:  7392584423782

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Lighting equipment

Brand: Bright lightning

Type / number of model:  172049

Risk type: Environment
The plastic in the cord contains short chain chlorinated paraffins (SCCPs) (measured value up to 1.3%). The placing on the market and use of articles containing SCCPs is banned. SCCPs persist in the environment, are toxic to aquatic organisms at low concentrations and bioaccumulate in wildlife and humans, posing a risk to human health and the environment.

The product does not comply with the Regulation on persistent organic pollutants (POP Regulation).

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

Description:  White LED Candle, 7.5x10 cm. Red tag around the candle.

Country of origin: China

Alert submitted by: Sweden