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

Alert number: A12/1881/18

Product:  Plastic bats

Name: Happy Halloween - Fledermäuse 6 Stück

Batch number / Barcode:  64736003081000000150

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Toys

Brand: TEDi

Type / number of model:  Unknown

Risk type: Chemical
The plastic of the product contains diisobutyl phthalate (DIBP)(measured value: 17% by weight) and dibutyl phthalate (DBP) (measured value: 1% by weight).
These phthalates may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to the reproductive system.

The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.

Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Importer)
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures

Description:  Set of soft plastic bats sold in a net bag.

Country of origin: China

Alert submitted by: Germany

Products were found and measures were taken also in: Poland, Slovenia