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

Alert number: INFO/0033/19

Product:  Character light box

Name: Holopane 25 Lightbox

Batch number / Barcode:  884005-04C 884006-04C 884007-04C 884008-04C

Type of alert: Other

Category: Decorative articles

Brand: Star Wars (Disney)

Type / number of model:  Darth Vader Stormtrooper Chewbacca Rey

Risk type: Chemical
The supplied blue AAA batteries could leak acid.
The user could come into contact with the leaked corrosive acid and suffer chemical burns.

Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Retailer)

Description:  Black plastic box with a 3D plastic print of characters from "Star Wars". The product has a built-in light source, which can be battery or USB- powered.

Country of origin: China

Alert submitted by: United Kingdom

Products were found and measures were taken also in: Poland