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

Alert number: A12/1683/17

Product:  Plastic doll set

Name: Sweet Fashion; Clever

Batch number / Barcode:  Unknown

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Toys

Brand: Unknown

Type / number of model:  NO. YX013

Risk type: Chemical
The plastic material of the doll contains di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value: 25% by weight) and di-butyl phthalate (DBP) (measured value: 1.25 % by weight). These phthalates may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to the reproductive system.

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

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Destruction of the product, Import rejected at border

Description:  The toy set includes "Frozen" characters (2 dolls, 1 snowman). Packaging: cardboard box with transparent window

Country of origin: China

Alert submitted by: Hungary

Products were found and measures were taken also in: Slovakia