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

Alert number: A12/1869/17

Product:  Amber necklace

Name: Unknown

Batch number / Barcode:  Unknown

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Childcare articles and children's equipment


Type / number of model:  Unknown

Risk type: Choking
The necklace is not sufficiently strong: the two parts of the clasp can detach and the beads may break, generating small parts.
A child may put the small parts in the mouth and choke.

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Distributor): Withdrawal of the product from the market

Description:  Amber teething necklace, packed in a cardboard box with a transparent window.

Country of origin: Germany

Alert submitted by: Spain

Products were found and measures were taken also in: Germany