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

Alert number: INFO/00110/20

Product:  Toy gum

Name: Electric shock chewing gum

Barcode:  Unknown
Batch number:  Unknown

Type of alert: Other

Category: Gadgets


Type / number of model:  01198 - green , JB–50528 - yellow

Counterfeit: NO

Risk type: Electric shock
The pulse generated by the product can produce an electric shock, particularly dangerous to vulnerable people such as those with implants, pacemakers, heart monitors pregnant women and young children. The product does not have instructions in national language for safe use of the device. / The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 60335-1.

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

Description:  Electric shock toy made of plastic in the shape of a chewing gum, powered by 3 batteries.The product was also sold online.

Packaging description:  Individual packaging with a cardboard label with the following inscriptions: CHEWING GUM, SHOCK

Country of origin: People's Republic of China

Alert submitted by: Bulgaria