Weekly overview report of RAPEX notifications

Week 37 - 2004

No. Notifying Member States Product
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Danger Measures adopted by
notifying country
01 Portugal

Bathroom accessories "Color Baby"
- Ref 9.075; 9.076; 9.078; 9.079.
Set of four items (cotton-wool holder, toothbrush holder, soap dish and liquid soap pump), of clear rigid brittle plastic, with a double-layered base containing two unmixable liquid phases, one colourless and one blue on which yellow ducklings float.
Origin: Unknown.


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Risk of injury; the transparent liquid contains substances in quantities presenting serious risks for the health if ingested (mixture of linear saturated hydrocarbons with presence of C10 - C12 branched-chain saturated hydrocarbons). Seizure by the authorities.
02 Spain

Motorcycle Honda CBR 600 RR.
Chassis references :
CBR600RR3 ED
J H2PC37A*3M000001
JH2PC37A*3M015416 1603
CBR600RR4 ED
JH2PC37A*4M100001
H2PC37A*4M101077 200
CBR600RR4 G
JH2PC37B*4M100031
JH2PC37B*4M110710 1075.
Origin: Japan.

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Risk of injury; a defective component of the back brake device can compromise the braking function. Voluntary corrective action by the distributor; information of entire network of retailers and all owners.
03 United Kingdom

Garden furniture.
Three sorts of garden wooden folding chairs.
"Windsor Hardwood High Back Folding Chair" and "Kerswick Hardwood Low Back Chair" - brand: both Homebase and "Boston Folding Garden Chair"
- brand: Pagoda.
Origin: Malaysia and Vietnam.

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Risk of injury; the metal folding mechanism may cause loss or major injury to users' fingers (finger entrapment). Placing on the market suspended by the authorities.

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