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

Alert number: INFO/00116/20

Product:  Particle filter mask

Name: KN95 Protective Mask

Barcode:  Unknown
Batch number:  TLC2020004001

Type of alert: Other

Category: Protective equipment

Brand: TL

Type / number of model:  TL-KN95-01

Counterfeit: UNKNOWN

Risk type: Health risk / other
The product bears a CE marking but is not certified as protective equipment by a relevant body. The product advertises a protective potential against (viral) particles but its filtering capacity has not been certified by the relevant (European) body. Consequently, the product might not fulfil the health and safety requirements and thus not properly protect if not combined with additional measures. / The product does not comply with the Personal Protective Equipment Regulation and with the relevant European standard EN 149.

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Import rejected at border

Description:  KN95 protective respiratory filtration half-face mask of category FFP2 according to EN 149.

Packaging description:  The product is sold in a printed cardboard packaging containing 50 pieces.

Country of origin: People's Republic of China

Alert submitted by: Poland

Products were found and measures were taken also in: Estonia