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Report 49 (Published on: 08/12/2017)

Alert number: A12/1719/17
Product: Baby walker
Name: Baby Walker Monty I
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Childcare articles and children's equipment
Brand: G mini
Type / number of model: GM1511.03 (pink), GM1511.01 (brown), GM1511.02 (blue), GM1511.04 (grey), GM1511.05 (green)
Risk level: Serious risk
The strength of the baby walker is inadequate. It can consequently collapse, leading to injuries for the child. The product does not comply with the relevant European Standard EN 1273.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Retailer): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures, Warning consumers of the risks
Description: Plastic baby walker with metal frame, packed in a cardboard box.
Batch number / Barcode: 8592946432288 (pink), 8592946354436 (brown), 8592946354429 (blue), 8592946502462 (green), 8592946432295 (grey)
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Slovakia
     
Alert number: A12/1721/17
Product: Baby walker
Name: Unknown
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Childcare articles and children's equipment
Brand: YES MILE
Type / number of model: ITEM NO:B103
Risk level: Serious risk
The stability of the product is inadequate and it may tip over during use. The product does not comply with the relevant European Standard EN 1273
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Retailer): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures, Warning consumers of the risks
Description: Plastic baby walker with metal frame, packed in a cardboard box.
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Slovakia
    
Alert number: A12/1740/17
Product: Soother holder
Name: My Baby - Baby Clip
Risk type: Choking
Category: Childcare articles and children's equipment
Brand: Bino
Type / number of model: 86501
Risk level: Serious risk
The beads of the soother holder break easily, generating small parts. A small child may put them in the mouth and choke. The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 12586 and EN 71-1.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Distributor): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures
Description: Soother holder made of wooden beads on a string (in different colours). There is a metal garment fastener with a wooden decorative element at one end. The soother holder is fixed to a colourful cardboard sheet.
Batch number / Barcode: 4019359865013
Country of origin: Czech Republic
Alert submitted by: Lithuania
   
Alert number: A12/1704/17
Product: Girls' shorts
Name: Unknown
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
Brand: BAGCI
Type / number of model: Unknown
Risk level: Serious risk
The fringes at the waist area may become trapped during various activities of a child, leading to injuries. The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 14682.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures
Description: Short trousers for girls 5-12 year old girls, in various colours and shades with fringes in the waist area (42 cm long).
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
Country of origin: Turkey
Alert submitted by: Bulgaria
   
Alert number: A12/1705/17
Product: Leather bracelet
Name: Armband Leder Mocca
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
Brand: Unknown
Type / number of model: 50 1015 497420 8797
Risk level: Serious risk
The amount of Chromium (VI) found in the leather is too high (measured value: up to 42.93 mg/kg). Chromium (VI) is sensitising and may trigger allergic reactions. The product does not comply with the REACH regulation.
Measures taken by economic operators: Destruction of the product, Other, Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Distributor, Retailer)
Description: Leather bracelet (2 cm wide), brown with three decorative engraved metal buttons. Cardboard label attached indicating 'V-MARKT', 'ARMBAND LEDER MOCCA'.
Batch number / Barcode: Lot no: 1100754 bar code: 2024232600003
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Germany
 
Alert number: A12/1707/17
Product: Girls’ trousers
Name: Unknown
Risk type: Choking
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
Brand: Seagull
Type / number of model: CSQ-56381
Risk level: Serious risk
The small decorative elements (rhinestones) can easily be detached from the trousers. A small child may put them in the mouth and choke.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Distributor): Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description: Trousers for small girls. The product is decorated with glued rhinestones and available in red, turquoise and green. Size: 98
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
Country of origin: Unknown
Alert submitted by: Hungary
    
Alert number: A12/1711/17
Product: Girls’ trousers
Name: Unknown
Risk type: Choking
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
Brand: Glass Bear
Type / number of model: P-2028
Risk level: Serious risk
The small decorative elements of the trousers may be easily detached. A small child may put them in the mouth and choke.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Distributor): Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description: Trousers with glued rhinestones for small girls. The product is available in pink, grey and blue. Size: 98
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
Country of origin: Unknown
Alert submitted by: Hungary
   
Alert number: A12/1712/17
Product: Girls' dress
Name: Unknown
Risk type: Choking
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
Brand: Esila
Type / number of model: 329
Risk level: Serious risk
The small decorative elements (half beads) may be easily detached. A small child may put them in the mouth and choke.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Distributor): Recall of the product from end users, Recall of the product from end users
Description: White casual dress with belt. The product is decorated with lace and glued half beads. Size: 86-1Y
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
Country of origin: Turkey
Alert submitted by: Hungary
   
Alert number: A12/1713/17
Product: Children’s dress
Name: Unknown
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
Brand: Narince tan Kids club
Type / number of model: Unknown
Risk level: Serious risk
The cords tied in the waist area may become trapped during various activities of a child, leading to injuries. The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 14682
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures
Description: Children’s dress, sizes 116-140 cm.
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
Country of origin: Turkey
Alert submitted by: Bulgaria
   
Alert number: A12/1714/17
Product: Children´s jumpsuit
Name: Unknown
Risk type: Injuries, Strangulation
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
Brand: Narnia kids
Type / number of model: Unknown
Risk level: Serious risk
The cords in the neck/waist area may become trapped during various activities of a child, leading to strangulation/injuries. The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 14682.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures
Description: Children’s jumpsuit, intended for children aged 3-10 years, in pink and turquoise, with an attached inscription reading "LOVE" with two hearts made of sequins.
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
Country of origin: Turkey
Alert submitted by: Bulgaria
   
Alert number: A12/1723/17
Product: Boys' Jacket
Name: Unknown
Risk type: Injuries, Strangulation
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
Brand: Small Gang
Type / number of model: K-5485 17WC550002
Risk level: Serious risk
The drawstrings of the hood may become trapped during various activities of a child, leading to strangulation. In addition, the drawstrings in the waist area are too long and could become trapped during various activities of a child, leading to injuries. The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 14682.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Retailer): Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description: Boys' jacket with hood in khaki color. It bears drawstrings with no free ends in the hood adjusted by toggles. There are also drawstrings at the waist area longer than 20cm (25cm) and drawstrings that emerge from the back of the garment.
Batch number / Barcode: 210000257818
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Cyprus
          
Alert number: A12/1728/17
Product: Girls' Jacket
Name: Unknown
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
Brand: Sweet Junior
Type / number of model: F666 17WC050005
Risk level: Serious risk
The drawstrings on children's clothing may become trapped during various activities of a child, leading to injuries. The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 14682.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Retailer): Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description: Girls jacket with hood in khaki color, (size 8 years) with drawstrings at the waist area longer than 14cm (24cm) and drawstrings with no free ends that create a loop and emerge from the back of the garment.
Batch number / Barcode: 2210000257849
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Cyprus
       
Alert number: A12/1729/17
Product: Boys' Jacket
Name: Unknown
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
Brand: MJ FOR BOYS (MR JEK CLASSIC WEAR)
Type / number of model: MB-180 17WC550005
Risk level: Serious risk
The drawstrings with free ends in back area can become trapped during various activities of a child, leading to injuries. The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 14682
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Retailer): Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description: Boys' jacket with hood in khaki color. It bears drawstrings with free ends that emerge from the back of the garment.
Batch number / Barcode: 2210000258235
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Cyprus
    
Alert number: A12/1730/17
Product: Girls' Jacket
Name: Unknown
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
Brand: J.N.S
Type / number of model: 1349 17WC050002
Risk level: Serious risk
The drawstrings in the waist area and on the back could become trapped during various activities of a child, leading to injuries. The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 14682.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Retailer): Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description: Girls jacket with hood in khaki color, intended for 8-14 year old children, with drawstrings in the waist area longer than 14cm (25cm) and drawstrings with free ends that emerge from the back of the garment.
Batch number / Barcode: 2210000256439
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Cyprus
     
Alert number: A12/1731/17
Product: Girls' Jacket
Name: Unknown
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
Brand: Lollitop
Type / number of model: A-6341 17WC050006
Risk level: Serious risk
The drawstrings on the back of the jacket may become trapped during various activities of a child, leading to injuries. The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 14682.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Retailer): Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description: Khaki colored jacket for 10 year old girls with a multicolored furry hood.The jacket has drawstrings with free ends that bear toggles and emerge from the back of the garment.
Batch number / Barcode: 2210000257856
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Cyprus
      
Alert number: A12/1737/17
Product: Children’s clothing set
Name: Unknown
Risk type: Choking
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
Brand: HIPPIL
Type / number of model: Code 1076
Risk level: Serious risk
The small decorative beads can easily detach and be put in the mouth by a small child, causing choking.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Retailer): Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description: Clothing set for children up to 3 years, consisting of trousers, a long sleeve blouse and a jacket with decorative ribbons with small parts (pearls).
Batch number / Barcode: Barcode 0050611010769
Country of origin: Turkey
Alert submitted by: Bulgaria
   
Alert number: A12/1738/17
Product: Children’s clothing set
Name: Unknown
Risk type: Choking
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
Brand: ТВС
Type / number of model: Code 955
Risk level: Serious risk
The eye of the bird can easily detach and be put in the mouth by a small child, causing choking.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Retailer): Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description: Children's clothing set consisting of shorts and a t-shirt. On the front is the image of a bird with an eye glued on it. Size 9-12 months.
Batch number / Barcode: 3605048009557
Country of origin: Turkey
Alert submitted by: Bulgaria
     
Alert number: A12/1741/17
Product: Children's T-shirt
Name: Unknown
Risk type: Choking
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
Brand: Cichlid
Type / number of model: C6Y03200109801 AD
Risk level: Serious risk
The small decorative elements can easily be detached from the blouse and be put in the mouth by a small child, causing choking.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Retailer): Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description: Children's blouse (18/24 months) with glued small shiny pebbles.
Batch number / Barcode: Barcode 1385609370310
Country of origin: Turkey
Alert submitted by: Bulgaria
  
Alert number: A12/1742/17
Product: Children's leisure outfit
Name: Unknown
Risk type: Strangulation
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
Brand: KWS
Type / number of model: Article No. A00030330
Risk level: Serious risk
The drawstrings in the hood can become trapped during various activities of the child, leading to strangulation. The product does not comply with the relevant European Standard EN 14682.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Distributor): Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description: Children's leisure outfit with hooded sweatshirt for young children up to the age of 7.
Batch number / Barcode: 2000000955827
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Bulgaria
  
Alert number: A12/1743/17
Product: Children's leisure outfit
Name: Unknown
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
Brand: KWS
Type / number of model: Article No. A00030312
Risk level: Serious risk
The drawstrings in the waist area can become trapped during various activities of the child, leading to injuries. The product does not comply with the relevant European Standard EN 14682.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Distributor): Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description: Children's leisure outfit (trousers and jacket) for older children and adolescents aged 7 to 14.
Batch number / Barcode: 2000000955643
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Bulgaria
   
Alert number: A12/1744/17
Product: Children's leisure outfit
Name: Unknown
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
Brand: KWS
Type / number of model: Article No. A00030352
Risk level: Serious risk
The drawstrings with free end in the waist area are too long and could become trapped during various activities of a child, leading to injuries. The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 14682.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Distributor): Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description: Children's leisure outfit for for children up to 7 years of age.
Batch number / Barcode: Barcode 2000000956046
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Bulgaria
   
Alert number: A12/1745/17
Product: Children's leisure outfit
Name: Unknown
Risk type: Strangulation
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
Brand: KWS
Type / number of model: Article No. А00030337
Risk level: Serious risk
The drawstrings in the hood can become trapped during various activities of the child, leading to strangulation. The product does not comply with the relevant European Standard EN 14682.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Distributor): Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description: Children's leisure outfit (trousers and hooded sweatshirt) for older children and adolescents aged 7-14.
Batch number / Barcode: 2000000955896
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Bulgaria
  
Alert number: A12/1746/17
Product: Children's leisure outfit
Name: Unknown
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
Brand: KWS
Type / number of model: Article No. А00030331
Risk level: Serious risk
Serious risk Waist area drawstrings can be stuck during normal child activities and could cause injuries. The product does not comply with the applicable European Standard EN 14682
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Distributor): Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description: Children's leisure outfit (blue trousers and jacket) for children up to 7 years of age.
Batch number / Barcode: 2000000955834
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Bulgaria
   
Alert number: A12/1747/17
Product: Children's jacket
Name: Unknown
Risk type: Strangulation
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
Brand: KWS
Type / number of model: Article No. А00030444
Risk level: Serious risk
The drawstrings in the hood can become trapped during various activities of the child, leading to strangulation. The product does not comply with the relevant European Standard EN 14682.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Distributor): Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description: Jacket for children 5-6 years.
Batch number / Barcode: Barcode 2000000967233
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Bulgaria
   
Alert number: A12/1748/17
Product: Children's jacket
Name: Unknown
Risk type: Strangulation
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
Brand: KWS
Type / number of model: Article No. А00030445
Risk level: Serious risk
The drawstrings with free ends in the hood can become trapped during various activities of the child, leading to strangulation. The product does not comply with the relevant European Standard EN 14682.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Distributor): Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description: Jacket for children 7-8 years.
Batch number / Barcode: 2000000967240
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Bulgaria
   
Alert number: A12/1749/17
Product: Girls' sweatshirt
Name: Unknown
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
Brand: Fashion Beautiful
Type / number of model: 272922 17WC210002
Risk level: Serious risk
The drawstring at the lower back of the sweatshirt can become trapped during various activities of a child, leading to injury. The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 14682.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Retailer): Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description: Pink colored sweatshirt with a hood and drawstrings with no free ends that emerge from the back of the garment (4 years).
Batch number / Barcode: 2210000256484
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Cyprus
    
Alert number: A12/1750/17
Product: Girls' sweatshirt
Name: Unknown
Risk type: Strangulation
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
Brand: Pink Rabbit
Type / number of model: AX002 17WC210003
Risk level: Serious risk
The drawstrings in the hood can become trapped during various activities of a child, leading to strangulation. The product does not comply with the requirements of the relevant European standard EN 14682.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Retailer): Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description: Pink and white colored sweatshirt with a hood and drawstrings at the neck area (4 years).
Batch number / Barcode: 210000257542
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Cyprus
      
Alert number: A12/1751/17
Product: Girls' blouse
Name: Unknown
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
Brand: MISS IMAGE BEAUTIFUL GIRLS
Type / number of model: LF-8064 17WC130010
Risk level: Serious risk
The blouse has drawstrings at the back are too long and may become trapped during various activities of a child, causing injuries. The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 14682.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Retailer): Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description: Pink blouse with a two-coloured stamp of a heart. The blouse bears drawstrings with free ends that emerge from the back of the garment.
Batch number / Barcode: 2210000257924
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Cyprus
      
Alert number: A12/1753/17
Product: Girls' jacket
Name: Unknown
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
Brand: Fanny Look
Type / number of model: 9016 17WC050007
Risk level: Serious risk
The drawstring at the lower back and on the waist area of the sweatshirt can become trapped during various activities of a child, leading to injury. The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 14682.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Retailer): Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description: Khaki and pink camouflage jacket with a hood, intended for 4 year old girls. The jacket bears drawstrings at the waist area longer than 14cm (25cm) and drawstrings with free ends that emerge from the back of the garment.
Batch number / Barcode: 2210000258587
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Cyprus
       
Alert number: A12/1754/17
Product: Children’s clothing set
Name: Unknown
Risk type: Choking
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
Brand: Modimix
Type / number of model: Unknown
Risk level: Serious risk
The small decorative elements (small stones) can easily be detached from the set and put in the mouth by a small child, causing choking.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Retailer): Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description: Children’s clothing set for girls (under 3 years), t-shirt and shorts both with decorative bow and a small stone.
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
Country of origin: Turkey
Alert submitted by: Bulgaria
   
Alert number: A12/1755/17
Product: Babies' shoes
Name: Unknown
Risk type: Choking
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
Brand: t.f.tafyy
Type / number of model: Unknown
Risk level: Serious risk
The small decorative elements can easily detach from the shoes and be put in the mouth by a small child, causing choking.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Retailer): Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description: White soft baby shoes decorated with a ribbon, a rose and small rhinestones.
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
Country of origin: Turkey
Alert submitted by: Bulgaria
   
Alert number: A12/1756/17
Product: Children's jeans
Name: Unknown
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
Brand: SEAGULL
Type / number of model: NO: CSQ – 56776
Risk level: Serious risk
The drawstrings in the waist area may become trapped during various activities of a child, causing injuries. The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 14682.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Retailer): Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description: Children's jeans with cardboard labels reading: "SEAGULL QUALITY GUARANTEED"
Batch number / Barcode: 6817036567766
Country of origin: Turkey
Alert submitted by: Bulgaria
   
Alert number: A12/1757/17
Product: Children’s clothing set
Name: Unknown
Risk type: Choking
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
Brand: „BABY DREAM”
Type / number of model: Unknown
Risk level: Serious risk
The small decorative stones can be easily detached from the garment. A small child may put them in the mouth and choke.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Retailer): Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description: Children's clothing set for girls consisting of a blouse, dress, baby shoes and a headband with glued rhinestones.
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
Country of origin: Turkey
Alert submitted by: Bulgaria
  
Alert number: A12/1758/17
Product: Children’s tracksuit pants
Name: Unknown
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
Brand: B & Q
Type / number of model: NO: BQ-3091
Risk level: Serious risk
The drawstrings in the waist area are too long and may become trapped during various activities of a child, causing injuries. The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 14682.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Retailer): Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description: Children's tracksuit trousers with drawstrings in the waist area.
Batch number / Barcode: Barcode 8697576630919
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Bulgaria
 
Alert number: A12/1759/17
Product: Babies' romper suit
Name: Unknown
Risk type: Choking
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
Brand: Necix’s
Type / number of model: KOD: 2225
Risk level: Serious risk
The embroidered elements may be easily detached. A small child may put them in the mouth and choke on them.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Distributor): Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description: White baby romper suit with headband. The product is decorated with tulle flowers and butterflies made from rhinestones and beads. Sewn-in label reading: Cotton 100%
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
Country of origin: Turkey
Alert submitted by: Hungary
    
Alert number: A12/1760/17
Product: Baby’s shoes
Name: Unknown
Risk type: Choking
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
Brand: Aidall
Type / number of model: 43500-13
Risk level: Serious risk
The small decorative elements (beads and flowers) can be easily detached from the shoes. A child may put them in the mouth and choke on them.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Distributor): Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description: Shoes with velcro for baby girls. The shoes are decorated with sewn flowers and beads. The product is available in black, white and pink colours. Packaging: cardboard box.
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Hungary
    
Alert number: A12/1702/17
Product: Travel plug adapter
Name: All-in-one Universal Travel Adapter
Risk type: Electric shock
Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
Brand: Unknown
Type / number of model: NO:931D
Risk level: Serious risk
The live pins on the back of the adapter are accessible when the adapter is inserted into an electrical socket. The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant national standard.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Retailer)
Description: Travel plug adapter
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Germany
 
Alert number: A12/1715/17
Product: Electric shaver
Name: Rechargable 6 Head Shaver
Risk type: Environment
Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
Brand: Best Hair Days
Type / number of model: 57-1380
Risk level: Serious risk
The cable contains short chain chlorinated paraffins (SCCPs) (measured value up to 0.98%). The placing on the market and use of articles containing SCCPs is banned. SCCPs persist in the environment, are toxic to aquatic organisms at low concentrations and bioaccumulate in wildlife and humans, posing a risk to human health and the environment. The product does not comply with the Regulation on persistent organic pollutants (POP Regulation).
Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Importer)
Description: Silver-coloured shaver with 6 heads, packed in a cardboard box.
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
Country of origin: Hong Kong
Alert submitted by: Sweden
 
Alert number: A12/1764/17
Product: Travel charger
Name: Unknown
Risk type: Electric shock
Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
Brand: Mocreo
Type / number of model: M1279588, C 161324, ST 033A
Risk level: Serious risk
Live pins are accessible during use. The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 60950.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Importer)
Measures ordered by public authorities: Recall of the product from end users
Description: Travel charger for use in different countries.
Batch number / Barcode: 216/T/10160066B
Country of origin: Unknown
Alert submitted by: Sweden
   
Alert number: A12/1763/17
Product: Portable gas heater with gas regulator
Name: Gas Heater BB-PG150I
Risk type: Fire
Category: Gas appliances and components
Brand: Kingavon / IGT
Type / number of model: Gas heater: BB-PG150I. IGT regulator: A235is
Risk level: Serious risk
Gas leaks from the regulator once the gas heater is connected to a gas bottle, posing a risk of explosion and fire.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Distributor)
Description: IGT gas regulator supplied with 4.2kW portable gas heater (BB-PG150I). Heaters sold between 5-31 October 2017.
Batch number / Barcode: Regulator batch marked as 10/17LYF
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: United Kingdom
  
Alert number: A12/1716/17
Product: Gym ball
Name: Gym ball
Risk type: Environment
Category: Hobby/sports equipment
Brand: Unknown
Type / number of model: 26002-011-65
Risk level: Serious risk
The plastic in the gym ball contains short chain chlorinated paraffins (SCCPs) (measured value up to 0.85%). The placing on the market and use of articles containing SCCPs is banned. SCCPs persist in the environment, are toxic to aquatic organisms at low concentrations and bioaccumulate in wildlife and humans, posing a risk to human health and the environment. The product does not comply with the Regulation on persistent organic pollutants (POP Regulation).
Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Importer)
Description: Purple gym ball. Sold in a cardboard box which has images of a woman and a blue gym ball.
Batch number / Barcode: 7332867076618
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Sweden
 
Alert number: A12/1718/17
Product: Boxing gloves
Name: Speed
Risk type: Environment
Category: Hobby/sports equipment
Brand: Fighter
Type / number of model: 15021-012
Risk level: Serious risk
Thee plastic contains short chain chlorinated paraffins (SCCPs) (measured value up to 0.44%). The placing on the market and use of articles containing SCCPs is banned. SCCPs persist in the environment, are toxic to aquatic organisms at low concentrations and bioaccumulate in wildlife and humans, posing a risk to human health and the environment. The product does not comply with the Regulation on persistent organic pollutants (POP Regulation).
Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Importer)
Description: Black boxing gloves with gray and orange details and the text "fighter".
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
Country of origin: Pakistan
Alert submitted by: Sweden
 
Alert number: A12/1720/17
Product: Earrings
Name: Unknown
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Jewellery
Brand: Unknown
Type / number of model: OCT 117-3-003-95,3408278
Risk level: Serious risk
The earrings release a high amount of nickel (measured value: 2.1 μg/cm˛/week). Nickel is a strong sensitizer and can cause allergic reactions if present in articles that come into direct and prolonged contact with the skin. The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.
Measures taken by economic operators: Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures, Warning consumers of the risks (By: Importer)
Description: Women's earrings with a paper label.
Batch number / Barcode: 2200000810083
Country of origin: Russian Federation
Alert submitted by: Estonia
   
Alert number: A12/1762/17
Product: Spotlight
Name: Beacon ES 50
Risk type: Electric shock
Category: Lighting equipment
Brand: Concord
Type / number of model: 2041879 BEACON ES50 S/C WHITE 240V, 2041880 BEACON ES50 S/C SILVER 240V, 2041881 BEACON ES50 S/C BLACK 240V, 2041882 BEACON ES50 3/C WHITE 240V, 2041883 BEACON ES50 3/C SILVER 240V, 2041884 BEACON ES50 3/C BLACK 240V.
Risk level: Serious risk
The product has sharp metal edges which may damage the wire insulation when adjusting the spotlight head. This could lead to the user receiving an electric shock. The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)
Description: Spotlight luminaire, 50W, mains voltage.
Batch number / Barcode: 025768 418824
Country of origin: United Kingdom
Alert submitted by: United Kingdom
  
Alert number: A12/1703/17
Product: Motorhome
Name: Compact
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Concorde
Type / number of model: Type-approval numbers: e1*2001/116*0472, e1*2007/46*0849 and e1*2007/46*0920 Types: Compact TL, H-Line-Type Y, H-Line.
Risk level: Serious risk
The steel cable attached to the seatbelt buckle on the rear right-hand seat could be damaged and could break in the event of a road accident.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)
Description: Motorhome
Batch number / Barcode: The vehicles affected were produced between 2008 and 2015.
Country of origin: Germany
Alert submitted by: Germany
Alert number: A12/1706/17
Product: Passenger car
Name: C-Zero
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Citroën
Type / number of model: e2*2007/46*0068*00, e2*2007/46*0068*01, e2*2007/46*0068*02, e2*2007/46*0068*03, e2*2007/46*0068*04, e2*2007/46*0068*05, e2*2007/46*0157*00
Risk level: Serious risk
A problem with an internal component of the passenger airbag deployment module could prevent the passenger airbag from being deployed in the event of a crash.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)
Description: Passenger car
Batch number / Barcode: Manufactured between 11/10/2010 and 9/2/2017
Country of origin: France
Alert submitted by: France
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Estonia, Germany, Ireland
Alert number: A12/1708/17
Product: Passenger car
Name: iON
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Peugeot
Type / number of model: e2*2007/46*0069*00, e2*2007/46*0069*01, e2*2007/46*0069*02, e2*2007/46*0069*03, e2*2007/46*0069*04, e2*2007/46*0069*05, e2*2007/46*0158*00,
Risk level: Serious risk
A problem with an internal component of the passenger airbag deployment module could prevent the passenger airbag from being deployed in the event of a crash.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)
Description: Passenger car
Batch number / Barcode: Manufactured between 11/10/2010 and 9/5/2017
Country of origin: France
Alert submitted by: France
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Germany, Ireland
Alert number: A12/1722/17
Product: Passenger car
Name: Forester, Impreza, Legacy, Outback
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Subaru
Type / number of model: Type-approval numbers: e1*2007/46*0079*00-03, e13*2007/46*1074*00-03, e13*2001/116*0982*00-02, e1*2001/116*0485*01 – 04, e1*2001/116*0438*00-10; Types: SH, SHS, G3, BM/BR, BM/BRS
Risk level: Serious risk
A faulty relay could cause the secondary air-injection pump to malfunction and overheat. This could lead to a fire.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)
Description: Passenger car
Batch number / Barcode: Production years concerned: Legacy/Outback: 2010 – 2012; Forester: 2009 – 2010; Impreza/WRX STi: 2008 – 2014.
Country of origin: Japan
Alert submitted by: Germany
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Poland, The Netherlands
Alert number: A12/1724/17
Product: Van
Name: Master
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Renault
Type / number of model: ME : e2*2007/46*0018*16, VE : e2*2007/46*0021*13, ML : e2*2007/46*0022*21, VL : e2*2007/46*0152*15, MB : e2*2007/46*0019*26, VB : e2*2207/46*0049*27, MA : e2*2007/46*0016*30, VA : e2*2007/46*0047*24, MD : e2*2007/46*0020*22, VD : e2*2007/46*0050*22, MC : e2*2007/46*0017*18 and 19, VC : e2*2007/46*0050*14
Risk level: Serious risk
Due to a problem with the diesel filter fuel could leak on to the road endangering other road users.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)
Description: Van
Batch number / Barcode: The vehicles concerned have a diesel filter and were manufactured between 1 December 2016 and 2 February 2017.
Country of origin: France
Alert submitted by: France
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Poland, The Netherlands
Alert number: A12/1725/17
Product: Passenger car
Name: Twingo
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Renault
Type / number of model: e2*2007/46*0457*08 et e2*2007/46*0457*09
Risk level: Serious risk
The durability of the front left steering knuckle may be insufficient. The knuckle could consequently deteriorate affecting the steering of the vehicle.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)
Description: Passenger car
Batch number / Barcode: The vehicles concerned were produced between 24 March 2017 and 14 June 2017.
Country of origin: Slovenia
Alert submitted by: France
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Germany, Poland
Alert number: A12/1726/17
Product: Passenger car
Name: 208
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Peugeot
Type / number of model: e2*2007/46*0070*38, e2*2007/46*0071*13
Risk level: Serious risk
The fixing screws of the wheel axles on the rear cross member may not be tightened correctly. As a result, they could loosen leading to a loss of vehicle control while driving.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)
Description: Passenger car
Batch number / Barcode: Manufactured between 8 June 2017 and 9 June 2017
Country of origin: France
Alert submitted by: France
Products were found and measures were taken also in: The Netherlands
Alert number: A12/1727/17
Product: Passenger car
Name: DS3
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Citroën
Type / number of model: E2*2007/46*0003*48
Risk level: Serious risk
The fixing screws of the wheel axles on the rear cross member may not be tightened correctly. As a result, they could loosen leading to a loss of vehicle control while driving.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)
Description: Passenger car
Batch number / Barcode: Manufactured between 8 June 2017 and 9 June 2017
Country of origin: France
Alert submitted by: France
Products were found and measures were taken also in: The Netherlands
Alert number: A12/1732/17
Product: Motorcycle
Name: Chief, Chief Classic, Chief Dark Horse, Chief Vintage Springfield, Springfield Dark Horse, Chieftain, Chieftain Classic, Chieftain Dark Horse, Chieftain Limited, Chieftain Elite
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Indian
Type / number of model: Unknown
Risk level: Serious risk
The motorcycle may have been assembled with incorrect headlights for the destination country. The headlights could consequently dazzle other road users causing a road accident.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)
Description: Motorcycle
Batch number / Barcode: Motorcycles built between 04/04/2017 and 16/08/2017.
Country of origin: United States
Alert submitted by: United Kingdom
Alert number: A12/1733/17
Product: Passenger car
Name: A-Class, B-Class, C-Class, E-Class, CLA, GLA, GLC, GLK
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Mercedes-Benz
Type / number of model: Type approval number: e1*2007/46*1007, e1*2007/46*0928, e1*2007/46*0751, e1*2001/116*0470, e1*2007/46*1163, e1*2007/46*1207, e1*2001/116*0431, e1*2001/116*0457, e1*2001/116*0480, e1*2001/116*0464, e1*2001/116*0463, e1*2001/116*0502, e1*2001/116*0501, e1*2007/46*0200, e1*2007/46*0191, e1*2007/46*0335, e1*2001/116*0480 Typ:117, 176, 246, 245 G, 176 AMG, 245 G AMG, 204, 204 K, 204 X, 204 AMG, 204 K AMG, 207, 212, 212 K, 212 AMG, 212 K AMG
Risk level: Serious risk
The steering column is not sufficiently earthed. As a result, in the event of an electrostatic discharge, the driver's airbag may be triggered when not required. This could cause an accident.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)
Description: Passenger car
Batch number / Barcode: The vehicles in question were manufactured between 11/2011 and 07/2017.
Country of origin: Germany
Alert submitted by: Germany
Alert number: A12/1735/17
Product: Van
Name: V-Class, Vito
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Mercedes-Benz
Type / number of model: e1*2007/46*0457*, e1*2007/46*0458*, e1*2007/46*0459* Type: 639/2, 639/4, 639/5
Risk level: Serious risk
The steering column is not sufficiently earthed. As a result, in the event of an electrostatic discharge, the driver's airbag may be triggered when not required. This could cause an accident.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)
Description: Van
Batch number / Barcode: The vehicles in question were manufactured from January 2014 to June 2017.
Country of origin: Germany
Alert submitted by: Germany
Alert number: A12/1717/17
Product: Bathtub pillow
Name: Inflatable Bathtub Pillow
Risk type: Environment
Category: Other
Brand: Unknown
Type / number of model: Batch: 3743498
Risk level: Serious risk
The white plastic in the pillow contains short chain chlorinated paraffins (SCCPs) (measured value up to 1.7%). The placing on the market and use of articles containing SCCPs is banned. SCCPs persist in the environment, are toxic to aquatic organisms at low concentrations and bioaccumulate in wildlife and humans, posing a risk to human health and the environment. The product does not comply with the Regulation on persistent organic pollutants (POP Regulation).
Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Importer)
Description: Bathtub pillow in white plastic and blue terrycloth. Packaging in transparent plastic.
Batch number / Barcode: 7330878745691
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Sweden
  
Alert number: A12/1709/17
Product: Plastic doll
Name: MERRY CHRISTMAS
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Toys
Brand: Unknown
Type / number of model: NO.8866
Risk level: Serious risk
The plastic material of the doll contains di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value up to 7.14% by weight). This phthalate may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to the reproductive system. According to the REACH Regulation the phthalate DEHP is prohibited in all toys and childcare articles.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Retailer): Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description: Plastic doll with red and golden dress. Height: Around 25 cm.
Batch number / Barcode: 8555068513198, LG3359;
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Czech Republic
  
Alert number: A12/1710/17
Product: Ball
Name: Set of inflatable plastic balls / LOPTA NA HRANIE / JÁTÉKLABDA
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Toys
Brand: Unknown
Type / number of model: Unknown
Risk level: Serious risk
The plastic material of the balls contains di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value: 3.17 % by weight). This phthalate may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to the reproductive system. According to the REACH Regulation the phthalate DEHP is prohibited in all toys and childcare articles.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Retailer): Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description: Set of 3 inflatable balls, made of white, blue and orange plastic material. The balls are supplied in a plastic net with a label.
Batch number / Barcode: 8586014450106
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Czech Republic
  
Alert number: A12/1734/17
Product: Toy baseball set
Name: Baseball
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Toys
Brand: Unknown
Type / number of model: Unknown
Risk level: Serious risk
The plastic in the ball contains di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value 20% by weight). This phthalate may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to the reproductive system. According to the REACH Regulation the phthalate DEHP is prohibited in all toys and childcare articles.
Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Importer)
Description: Baseball set with a green plastic bat and a white ball. Packaged in a black net.
Batch number / Barcode: 7330878709051; Batch 4414068
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Sweden
 
Alert number: A12/1736/17
Product: Wooden toy set
Name: Holz-Rollbahn
Risk type: Choking
Category: Toys
Brand: SpielMaus
Type / number of model: 415 06 369
Risk level: Serious risk
The wheels can easily be detached from the toys, generating small parts. A small child may put them in the mouth and choke. The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 71-1.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)
Description: Wooden ramp with three rolling vehicles (green, blue, red).
Batch number / Barcode: 4018501046393
Country of origin: Unknown
Alert submitted by: Germany
  
Alert number: A12/1739/17
Product: Fidget spinner
Name: Crazy Gyro Spinner + LED
Risk type: Chemical, Injuries
Category: Toys
Brand: Unknown
Type / number of model: Art. No 61/6621, 24299 Product No 105908
Risk level: Serious risk
The battery compartment can easily be opened without use of any tools and the button cell batteries inside are accessible. Children might put them in the mouth and swallow them, causing damage to their gastrointestinal tract. The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 62115.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Distributor): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures, Recall of the product from end users
Description: Fidget spinner with LED lights, supplied in a colourful cardboard box.
Batch number / Barcode: 4029811386826
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Finland
   
Alert number: A12/1752/17
Product: Toy Pistol
Name: Combat Force 7
Risk type: Chemical, Environment
Category: Toys
Brand: Unknown
Type / number of model: NO:353-23D
Risk level: Serious risk
The plastic cord contains di-2-ethylhexyl phthalate (DEHP) (measured value up to 2.9%). According to the REACH Regulation the phthalate DEHP is prohibited in all toys and childcare articles. In addition, it contains short chain chlorinated paraffins (SCCP) (measured value up to 0.7%) . The placing on the market and use of articles containing SCCPs is banned. SCCPs persist in the environment, are toxic to aquatic organisms at low concentrations and bioaccumulate in wildlife and humans, posing a risk to human health and the environment. The product does not comply with the Regulation on persistent organic pollutants (POP Regulation).
Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Importer)
Description: Sand coloured toy gun with blue, red and black details. Packaging: transparent blister with cardboard back.
Batch number / Barcode: 7392870172585
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Sweden
 
Alert number: A12/1761/17
Product: Bath toy
Name: Unknown
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Toys
Brand: Beaulossy
Type / number of model: BL4000015
Risk level: Serious risk
The plastic toy contains di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value: 29% by weight) and di-butyl phthalate (DBP) (measured value: 0.21 % by weight). These phthalates may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to the reproductive system. According to the REACH Regulation, DEHP and DBP phthalates are prohibited in all toys and childcare articles.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Distributor): Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description: Bath plastic toy in the shape of a dog supplied in a plastic net.
Batch number / Barcode: 9910300025171
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Hungary
   
Alert number: A11/0145/17
Product: Chair
Name: Unknown
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Furniture
Brand: Unknown
Type / number of model: JX-012F001
Risk level: Other risk level
The chair has insufficient stability and strength and could consequently fall over or break during use, injuring the user. The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 12520.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures
Description: Padded black chair. Legs in cylindrical shape of 25/16 mm diameter, made of steel tubes, welded with lateral connecting parts.
Batch number / Barcode: 2000510826150
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Lithuania
   




Report 48 (Published on: 01/12/2017)

Alert number: A12/1687/17
Product: Soother holder
Name: Giraffe soother cord
Risk type: Choking
Category: Childcare articles and children's equipment
Brand: Difrax
Type / number of model: No. 1034
Risk level: Serious risk
The head of the giraffe can detach, while the child is playing with it, giving access to the filling material. The child pulls out the filling material and puts it into mouth, where it might get stuck in the larynx and may cause choking. The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standards EN 71-1 and EN 12586.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Distributor): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures
Description: Textile soother holder in the shape of a pink Giraffe, fixed to the cardboard packaging.
Batch number / Barcode: 8711736930418
Country of origin: The Netherlands
Alert submitted by: Lithuania
  
Alert number: A12/1674/17
Product: Animal socks with rattle for babies
Name: BG Xmas Rattle Socks
Risk type: Choking
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
Brand: Primark
Type / number of model: 3424303 (newborns) , 3424304 (0-6 months), 3424306 (6-12 months)
Risk level: Serious risk
The brown antlers on the reindeer head can easily come loose or be detached, generating a small part. A small child may put them in the mouth and choke.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Importer)
Company recall page: 
Description: Children's socks available in different sizes. The socks have red and white stripes and a decorative reindeer head attached to them.
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Austria
 
Alert number: A12/1688/17
Product: Leather gloves
Name: Unknown
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
Brand: Kangyu
Type / number of model: Unknown
Risk level: Serious risk
The amount of chromium (VI) in the leather is too high (measured value 110 mg/kg). Chromium (VI) is sensitising and may trigger allergic reactions. The product does not comply with the REACH regulation.
Measures taken by economic operators: Warning consumers of the risks, Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Importer)
Description: Women's brown leather gloves, size 8.
Batch number / Barcode: 6909246673662
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Estonia
    
Alert number: A12/1694/17
Product: Childrens' clothing set
Name: Unknown
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
Brand: SCHOOL MASTER
Type / number of model: SM-01
Risk level: Serious risk
The drawstrings with toggles can become trapped during various activities of a child, leading to injuries. The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 14682.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Distributor): Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description: Clothing set including a grey sweatshirt jacket and trousers for 6-year old children. The sweatshirt has drawstrings with non-fixed toggles, forming a loop on each side of the garment.
Batch number / Barcode: 5291148020981
Country of origin: Unknown
Alert submitted by: Cyprus
    
Alert number: A12/1695/17
Product: Girls' bikini
Name: Unknown
Risk type: Strangulation
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
Brand: Katia
Type / number of model: 12073
Risk level: Serious risk
The halter neck cords can become trapped during various activities of a child, leading to strangulation. The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 14682.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Retailer): Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description: Bikini with matching skirt, with green and white pattern, for 9/10 year-old girls. The bikini top has halter neck cords.
Batch number / Barcode: 7443170940739
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Cyprus
   
Alert number: A12/1696/17
Product: Girls' Bikini
Name: Unknown
Risk type: Injuries, Strangulation
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
Brand: SMART-SEXY
Type / number of model: 0016
Risk level: Serious risk
The halter-neck cords and the cords at the back of the bikini top and in the waist area of the bikini bottom can become trapped during various activities of a child, leading to injuries or strangulation. The product does not comply with the requirements of the relevant European standard EN 14682.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Retailer): Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description: Blue and yellow bikini for girls (size 11-12 years). The top has cords to be tied at the back and halter-neck cords and the bottom has functional cords at the waist area (23cm long).
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Cyprus
      
Alert number: A12/1662/17
Product: In-ear headphones
Name: Earphones, Running
Risk type: Environment
Category: Communication and media equipment
Brand: Unknown
Type / number of model: 83512
Risk level: Serious risk
The plastic in the USB cord contains short chain chlorinated paraffins (SCCPs) (measured value up to 0.3%). The placing on the market and use of articles containing SCCPs is banned. SCCPs persist in the environment, are toxic to aquatic organisms at low concentrations and bioaccumulate in wildlife and humans, posing a risk to human health and the environment. The product does not comply with the Regulation on persistent organic pollutants (POP Regulation).
Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Importer)
Description: Black in-ear headphones and USB cord. White packaging with transparent window.
Batch number / Barcode: 7332844130111
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Sweden
  
Alert number: A12/1665/17
Product: Speaker
Name: Connect speaker
Risk type: Environment
Category: Communication and media equipment
Brand: Connect
Type / number of model: 3502978
Risk level: Serious risk
The plastic in the cord contains short chain chlorinated paraffins (SCCPs) (measured value up to 1%). The placing on the market and use of articles containing SCCPs is banned. SCCPs persist in the environment, are toxic to aquatic organisms at low concentrations and bioaccumulate in wildlife and humans, posing a risk to human health and the environment. The product does not comply with the Regulation on persistent organic pollutants (POP Regulation).
Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Importer)
Description: Black, rectangular speaker with a blue arrow and the text CONNECT. Blue cardboard packaging with a transparent window. Approximately 20x10 cm.
Batch number / Barcode: 7392584429784
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Sweden
  
Alert number: A12/1656/17
Product: USB cable
Name: USB cable
Risk type: Environment
Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
Brand: Ohmega
Type / number of model: 20614
Risk level: Serious risk
The cord contains short chain chlorinated paraffins (SCCPs) (measured value up to up to 1.6%). The placing on the market and use of articles containing SCCPs is banned. SCCPs persist in the environment, are toxic to aquatic organisms at low concentrations and bioaccumulate in wildlife and humans, posing a risk to human health and the environment. The product does not comply with the Regulation on persistent organic pollutants (POP Regulation).
Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Importer)
Description: Off white USB cable, 1.8 m. The packaging has a cardboard back and a transparent plastic front.
Batch number / Barcode: 7319280206143
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Sweden
 
Alert number: A12/1660/17
Product: Power cord
Name: Power cord
Risk type: Environment
Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
Brand: Unknown
Type / number of model: 572005
Risk level: Serious risk
The plastic in the cord contains short chain chlorinated paraffins (SCCPs) (measured value up to 2.6%). The placing on the market and use of articles containing SCCPs is banned. SCCPs persist in the environment, are toxic to aquatic organisms at low concentrations and bioaccumulate in wildlife and humans, posing a risk to human health and the environment. The product does not comply with the Regulation on persistent organic pollutants (POP Regulation).
Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Distributor)
Description: Black power cord, 1.8 m. Packaging in transparent plastic.
Batch number / Barcode: 7319285720057
Country of origin: Unknown
Alert submitted by: Sweden
 
Alert number: A12/1672/17
Product: Hairdryer
Name: Unknown
Risk type: Electric shock, Fire
Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
Brand: Dhom teck system
Type / number of model: XDM-D002
Risk level: Serious risk
Live parts are accessible to the user. The hair dryer can overheat and catch fire during use. The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 60335.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures
Company recall page: 
Description: Travel hairdryer packed in a cardboard box.
Batch number / Barcode: 8034048190623
Country of origin: Unknown
Alert submitted by: Italy
   
Alert number: A12/1677/17
Product: Hot plate
Name: HOT PLATE ELECTRIC COOKING
Risk type: Choking, Fire
Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
Brand: MOBIKA
Type / number of model: TM-HS01 EL-PC-010
Risk level: Serious risk
The power cable overheats. As a result the electrical insulation of the cable could deteriorate causing a short-circuit which could lead to a fire. In addition, the control button can be easily removed and poses a risk of choking for vulnerable persons. The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 60335.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Importer)
Description: Hot plate supplied in a cardboard box.
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: France
 
Alert number: A12/1691/17
Product: Travel plug adaptor
Name: Unknown
Risk type: Electric shock
Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
Brand: Yuadon
Type / number of model: YD-788
Risk level: Serious risk
Live parts of the travel adaptor can be easily touched by users as there are no safety shutters preventing access. The product does not comply with the relevant national standard.
Measures taken by economic operators: Destruction of the product (By: Importer)
Description: Two-pin plug adaptor for 3-pin mains socket. No packaging.
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: United Kingdom
   
Alert number: A12/1690/17
Product: Solvent recycler (thinner)
Name: Hamach URS600 is a rebrand of Uni-ram URS600
Risk type: Burns, Fire, Injuries
Category: Explosive atmospheres equipment
Brand: Hamach
Type / number of model: URS600 and URS600SS
Risk level: Serious risk
The safety instructions of where to place and install the product are not very clear. Therefore users might not respect the distance from the electric power source or other ignition sources. Moreover, the equipment may leak hot solvent and vapour. If near an ignition source the risk of explosion is therefore high which could lead to fire and burns. The product does not comply with the requirements of the ATEX and Machinery Directives.
Measures taken by economic operators: Temporary ban on the supply, offer to supply and display of the product
Description: Solvent recycler (thinner), Box ~ 50x50x100cm, Product size cabinet 45x45x105cm of stainless steal with toplid and front door. Hamach URS 600 has a copper condensor/cooler. Hamach URS 600 SS has a stainless steal condensor/cooler.
Batch number / Barcode: Serial number 14117
Country of origin: Canada
Alert submitted by: The Netherlands
   
Alert number: A12/1658/17
Product: Selfie stick
Name: Selfie Stick
Risk type: Environment
Category: Gadgets
Brand: MarQuant
Type / number of model: 934-590
Risk level: Serious risk
The plastic in the cord contains short chain chlorinated paraffins (SCCPs) (measured value up to 4.57%) . The placing on the market and use of articles containing SCCPs is banned. SCCPs persist in the environment, are toxic to aquatic organisms at low concentrations and bioaccumulate in wildlife and humans, posing a risk to human health and the environment. The product does not comply with the Regulation on persistent organic pollutants (POP Regulation).
Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Importer)
Description: Selfie stick in metal and black plastic, with a USB cord. The packaging has a transparent front.
Batch number / Barcode: 7330571286927
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Sweden
  
Alert number: A12/1663/17
Product: Claw hammer
Name: Hammer
Risk type: Environment
Category: Hand tools
Brand: Unknown
Type / number of model: 3801642
Risk level: Serious risk
The handle contains short chain chlorinated paraffins (SCCPs) (measured value up to 0.7%). The placing on the market and use of articles containing SCCPs is banned. SCCPs persist in the environment, are toxic to aquatic organisms at low concentrations and bioaccumulate in wildlife and humans, posing a risk to human health and the environment. The product does not comply with the Regulation on persistent organic pollutants (POP Regulation).
Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Importer)
Description: Claw hammer with a black handle.
Batch number / Barcode: 7392584816423
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Sweden
 
Alert number: A12/1666/17
Product: Exercise tube
Name: Exertube
Risk type: Environment
Category: Hobby/sports equipment
Brand: Unknown
Type / number of model: 29066-000
Risk level: Serious risk
The product poses a risk for the environment because the handles contain up to 9 % short chain chlorinated paraffins (SCCP). SCCPs persist in the environment, are toxic to aquatic organisms at low concentrations and bioaccumulate in wildlife and humans, posing a risk to human health and the environment. The placing on the market and use of articles containing SCCPs is banned. The product does not comply with the Commission Regulation 850/2004 on persistent organic pollutants (POP Regulation).
Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Importer)
Description: Exercise tube, green plastic with black handles, approximately 2 m long
Batch number / Barcode: 7332867091185
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Sweden
 
Alert number: A12/1667/17
Product: Hot pack
Name: Hot Pack
Risk type: Environment
Category: Hobby/sports equipment
Brand: Coolstuff
Type / number of model: 10/5221
Risk level: Serious risk
The product poses a risk for the environment because the plastic in the heat pack contains up to 0.4 % short chain chlorinated paraffins (SCCP). The placing on the market and use of articles containing SCCPs is banned. SCCPs persist in the environment, are toxic to aquatic organisms at low concentrations and bioaccumulate in wildlife and humans, posing a risk to human health and the environment. The product does not comply with the Commission Regulation 850/2004 on persistent organic pollutants (POP Regulation).
Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Importer)
Description: Hot pack formed as a heart, red, packaging in transparent plastic.
Batch number / Barcode: 7350074020330
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Sweden
  
Alert number: A12/1678/17
Product: Ski boots
Name: X-Alp and Procline
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Hobby/sports equipment
Brand: Arc'teryx, Salomon
Type / number of model: S/LAB X-Alp, X-Alp Explore, all Procline models.
Risk level: Serious risk
The axis pin located at the rear of the boot which connects the upper portion of the boot to the lower portion of the boot can dislodge during use. This could cause the skier to lose control or fall.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)
Company recall page: 
Description: Ski boots intended for ski touring.
Batch number / Barcode: Manufactured between 1 November 2016 and 31 March 2017
Country of origin: Romania
Alert submitted by: France
  
Alert number: A12/1659/17
Product: Table cloth
Name: Oilcloth
Risk type: Environment
Category: Kitchen/cooking accessories
Brand: Unknown
Type / number of model: 3110553
Risk level: Serious risk
The cloth contains short chain chlorinated paraffins (SCCPs) (measured value up to 0.6%). The placing on the market and use of articles containing SCCPs is banned. SCCPs persist in the environment, are toxic to aquatic organisms at low concentrations and bioaccumulate in wildlife and humans, posing a risk to human health and the environment. The product does not comply with the Regulation on persistent organic pollutants (POP Regulation).
Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Importer)
Description: Table cloth of oilcloth type. Green with white lines, forming a triangular pattern.
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Sweden
 
Alert number: A12/1669/17
Product: Novelty lighter
Name: LIGHTER CHOCOLATE
Risk type: Fire
Category: Lighters
Brand: Jinming
Type / number of model: Unknown
Risk level: Serious risk
The lighter is appealing to children who may play with it and cause a fire. The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 13869.
Measures taken by economic operators: Destruction of the product (By: Distributor)
Description: Novelty lighter in the shape of a chocolate bar, dimensions 73x30x14 mm. The lighter mechanism is located on the chopped part of the chocolate.
Batch number / Barcode: 6920081218017
Country of origin: Unknown
Alert submitted by: Croatia
    
Alert number: A12/1661/17
Product: LED candle
Name: LED candle
Risk type: Environment
Category: Lighting equipment
Brand: Bright lightning
Type / number of model: 172049
Risk level: Serious risk
The plastic in the cord contains short chain chlorinated paraffins (SCCPs) (measured value up to 1.3%). The placing on the market and use of articles containing SCCPs is banned. SCCPs persist in the environment, are toxic to aquatic organisms at low concentrations and bioaccumulate in wildlife and humans, posing a risk to human health and the environment. The product does not comply with the Regulation on persistent organic pollutants (POP Regulation).
Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Importer)
Description: White LED Candle, 7.5x10 cm. Red tag around the candle.
Batch number / Barcode: 7392584423782
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Sweden
 
Alert number: A12/1700/17
Product: Portable LED lamp
Name: LED Rechargeable Torch / LED-es újratölthető kézilámpa
Risk type: Electric shock, Fire
Category: Lighting equipment
Brand: HOROZ
Type / number of model: HL338L
Risk level: Serious risk
The cross-sectional area of the cores of the wires is too small. In case of a short circuit, the cores of the wires could overheat leading to a fire. The lamp cover can be removed easily leaving live parts accessible to the user. Live parts of the mains cable can be touched by the user since the dimensions of the socket outlet are not suitable. The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 60598.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Distributor): Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description: Battery-powered portable lamp with 19 LEDs. It can be charged directly from the mains. The product is supplied with a charger and a shoulder strap. Packaging: cardboard box.
Batch number / Barcode: 5 999084 920135, 8 699303 410535
Country of origin: Turkey
Alert submitted by: Hungary
 
Alert number: A12/1655/17
Product: Passenger car
Name: T5
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: VW
Type / number of model: Type-approval numbers: e1*2001/116*0220*, e1*2001/116*0218* Type: 7HC, 7HM
Risk level: Serious risk
In gas-powered T5 vehicles, undetected corrosion in the gas tanks persisting over a long period could affect the thickness of the wall of the gas tank. Insufficient residual wall thickness may cause the gas tank to burst.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)
Description: Passenger car.
Batch number / Barcode: The vehicles affected were produced between 18/11/2005 and 06/12/2005.
Country of origin: Germany
Alert submitted by: Germany
Alert number: A12/1657/17
Product: Passenger car
Name: Compass
Risk type: Electric shock
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Jeep
Type / number of model: Individual type approval; Type: MP
Risk level: Serious risk
The User’s Guide contains incorrect information regarding the jump start procedure, depicting the battery terminals with reversed polarity in the battery terminal graphic. This could lead to an electric shock.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)
Description: Passenger car
Batch number / Barcode: The vehicles concerned were manufactured between 17 October 2016 and 28 April 2017
Country of origin: United States
Alert submitted by: Germany
Alert number: A12/1668/17
Product: Scooter
Name: Kisbee, Streetzone
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Peugeot
Type / number of model: Type K1 variant AE versions AA, CA, BA, DA, Type K1 variant AF version AA; e4*2002/24*2528*06
Risk level: Serious risk
There may be a crack in the left-hand side tube of the chassis between the engine mounting and the lower arch. This may cause a break, which could lead to the chassis collapsing.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)
Description: Scooter
Batch number / Barcode: Vehicles manufactured between 2013 and 2017
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: France
Alert number: A12/1670/17
Product: Passenger car
Name: 208
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Peugeot
Type / number of model: e2*2007/46*0070*38, e2*2007/46*0070*39, e2*2007/46*0071*13
Risk level: Serious risk
The front axle may not have been assembled with the correct tightening torques. As result, parts of the front axle could become loose leading to impaired steering capacity of the vehicle.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)
Description: Passenger car
Batch number / Barcode: Manufactured between 21/07/2017 and 21/09/2017
Country of origin: France
Alert submitted by: France
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Croatia, Poland
Alert number: A12/1671/17
Product: Passenger car
Name: DS3
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Citroën
Type / number of model: e2*2007/46*0003*48, e2*2007/46*0003*50
Risk level: Serious risk
A number of points on the front suspension may not be correctly tightened. There is a risk of loosening over time, which could lead to a degradation in the control of the vehicle. An accident could result.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)
Description: Passenger car
Batch number / Barcode: Manufactured between 21/7/2017 and 20/9/2017
Country of origin: France
Alert submitted by: France
Alert number: A12/1675/17
Product: Passenger car
Name: A3, Q2
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Audi
Type / number of model: Type-approval number: e1 * 2007/46 * 0607 * ... ; type: 8V; type-approval number: e1 * 2007/46 * 1552*...; type: GA
Risk level: Serious risk
The fatigue strength of the rear axle stub may be insufficient. This could result in failure of the rear axle stub with consequent loss of control of the vehicle.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)
Description: Passenger car
Batch number / Barcode: Vehicles produced during August 2017 are affected.
Country of origin: Germany
Alert submitted by: Germany
Products were found and measures were taken also in: The Netherlands
Alert number: A12/1679/17
Product: Passenger car
Name: C-HR
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Toyota
Type / number of model: - Model Name // Model Code: C-HR (excluding hybrid models) // NGX10, NGX50, ZGX10; - EC-type approval number: e11*2007/46*3641.
Risk level: Serious risk
A fault with the skid control unit may result in an inability to release the parking brake or prevent the parking brake from being applied.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Importer)
Description: Passenger car
Batch number / Barcode: Production years: 2017 - 2018.
Country of origin: Turkey
Alert submitted by: Portugal
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Poland
Alert number: A12/1680/17
Product: Passenger car
Name: Prius PHV
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Toyota
Type / number of model: Model code: ZVW35; EC-type approval number: e11*2007/46*0015.
Risk level: Serious risk
The electric vehicle fuse may malfunction causing loss of motive power. Loss of motive power while driving could lead to a road accident.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Importer)
Description: Passenger car
Batch number / Barcode: Production years: 2011 - 2015.
Country of origin: Japan
Alert submitted by: Portugal
Alert number: A12/1682/17
Product: Passenger car
Name: Qashqai
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Nissan
Type / number of model: Type-approval number: e11*2007/116*0963 Type: J11
Risk level: Serious risk
The direction indicator lamp on the wing mirror may not work if the rear window defrosting and defogging system is switched on. This may pose a danger to other road users.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)
Description: Passenger car
Batch number / Barcode: The vehicles concerned were produced between 12 June 2017 and 28 June 2017.
Country of origin: United Kingdom
Alert submitted by: Germany
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Poland
Alert number: A12/1698/17
Product: Motorcycle
Name: Speed Triple & Speed Triple S
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Triumph
Type / number of model: Type approval number: E11*168/2013*00205.
Risk level: Serious risk
An exposed wire may come in to contact with a bracket. This could cause damage to the protective sheathing of the wire, leading to an electrical short circuit. As a result, the engine could stall without warning, causing an accident.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)
Description: Motorcycle
Batch number / Barcode: Motorcycles built between 16 September 015 and 30 August 2017.
Country of origin: United Kingdom
Alert submitted by: United Kingdom
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Germany, Poland, The Netherlands
Alert number: A12/1701/17
Product: Playground
Name: High Wire
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Other
Brand: Sutcliffe Play Limited
Type / number of model:  PZU679
Risk level: Serious risk
A metal bar on the ground for securing the scramble net constitutes an obstacle in the rope bridge fall zone beside the scramble net and the platform. Metal plates located underneath the anchor points for the bottom rope of the rope bridge have sharp edges. The highest platform (180 cm), accessed by a climbing rope, doesn't have the required handrails along most of its access. One accident reported. The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 1176 and the national legislation.
Measures taken by economic operators: Temporary ban on the supply, offer to supply and display of the product
Description: Playground equipment consisting of 4 platforms and 5 features to access those platforms: a climbing rope, a scramble net, a metal-hoop climbing tunnel, a ladder with metal bars and a metal ramp; two units are available: a rope bridge and a slide.
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
Country of origin: United Kingdom
Alert submitted by: France
 
Alert number: A12/1676/17
Product: Plastic gloves
Name: Nitrile Examination Gloves
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Protective equipment
Brand: Dermagrip, WRP /
Type / number of model: Ultra LT AQL 1.0; manufactured: 2016-09, date of expiry: 2021-08
Risk level: Serious risk
Gloves are not sufficiently resistant to permeation of corrosive substances. User may suffer burns because of exposure to these chemical substances. The product does not comply with the requirements of the Personal Protective Equipment Directive and the relevant European standard EN 374.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description: Latex free, powder free, non sterile nitrile examination gloves, size: M. Packaged in cardboard boxes, each box contains 200 gloves.
Batch number / Barcode: 9557955014435; Lot: 609175402
Country of origin: Malaysia
Alert submitted by: Poland
     
Alert number: A12/1664/17
Product: Radio controlled car
Name: Stunt Shark Radio Controlled Vehicle
Risk type: Environment
Category: Toys
Brand: TOP R/C
Type / number of model: 5198
Risk level: Serious risk
The plastic tyres contain short chain chlorinated paraffins (SCCPs) (measured value up to 1.7%). The placing on the market and use of articles containing SCCPs is banned. SCCPs persist in the environment, are toxic to aquatic organisms at low concentrations and bioaccumulate in wildlife and humans, posing a risk to human health and the environment. The product does not comply with the Regulation on persistent organic pollutants (POP Regulation).
Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Importer)
Description: Black stunt car with orange details and flame decor. Approximate length 15-20 cm. Black remote transmitter. Packed in a cardboard box with a window.
Batch number / Barcode: 7332844061897
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Sweden
 
Alert number: A12/1673/17
Product: Toy lorry
Name: LKW Sam
Risk type: Choking
Category: Toys
Brand: Unknown
Type / number of model: Article No: 50100008/01
Risk level: Serious risk
Small parts (e.g. suspension of tyre) become detached easily. A small child may put them in the mouth and choke. The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 71-1.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Importer)
Description: Plastic toy lorry in yellow and black, for children 18+ months, packed in a net with a paper label attached.
Batch number / Barcode: 9009852371123
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Austria
   
Alert number: A12/1681/17
Product: Musical toy
Name: Little Pianist
Risk type: Choking
Category: Toys
Brand: Toi-toys
Type / number of model: art 54545, batch no 110848
Risk level: Serious risk
Small parts can easily be detached from the toy. A child may put the small parts in the mouth and choke. The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European Standard EN 71-1.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users, Warning consumers of the risks, Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Distributor)
Description: Green plastic piano with music, aimed for children aged 18 months or older. Packaging: Multicoloured cardboard box of size 36 x 20 cm.
Batch number / Barcode: EAN: 8714627545456
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Estonia
   
Alert number: A12/1683/17
Product: Plastic doll set
Name: Sweet Fashion; Clever
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Toys
Brand: Unknown
Type / number of model: NO. YX013
Risk level: Serious risk
The plastic material of the doll contains di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value: 25% by weight) and di-butyl phthalate (DBP) (measured value: 1.25 % by weight). These phthalates may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to the reproductive system. According to the REACH Regulation, DEHP and DBP phthalates are prohibited in all toys and childcare articles.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Destruction of the product, Import rejected at border
Description: The toy set includes "Frozen" characters (2 dolls, 1 snowman). Packaging: cardboard box with transparent window
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Hungary
   
Alert number: A12/1684/17
Product: Plastic doll
Name: SHU YI baby
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Toys
Brand: SHU YI
Type / number of model: ITEM NO. 2025
Risk level: Serious risk
The plastic head of the dolls contains di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value 30% by weight). This phthalate may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to the reproductive system. According to the REACH Regulation, the phthlate DEHP is prohibited in all toys and childcare articles.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Destruction of the product, Import rejected at border
Description: Blonde-haired dolls dressed in different pink and white clothing. Packaging: transparent plastic bag
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Hungary
   
Alert number: A12/1685/17
Product: Baby doll with accessories
Name: Lovely Baby Sweet
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Toys
Brand: Xin Yan
Type / number of model: ITEM NO. 3399
Risk level: Serious risk
The plastic material of the doll contains di(2-etylhexyl) phthalate-DEHP (measured value: 25% by weight). This phthalate may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to the reproductive system. According to the REACH Regulation, DEHP phthalate is prohibited in all toys and childcare articles.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Destruction of the product, Import rejected at border
Description: Baby doll with accessories (shoes, baby bottle, potty, diaper, hairdryer and hair brush), packed in a cardboard box with transparent window.
Batch number / Barcode: 6920170252242
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Hungary
    
Alert number: A12/1686/17
Product: Plastic doll
Name: Mini Baby (Sweet Beauty)
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Toys
Brand: Unknown
Type / number of model: NO. HT101
Risk level: Serious risk
The plastic material of the doll contains di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value: 31% by weight) and di-butyl phthalate (DBP) (measured value: 0.88 % by weight). These phthalates may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to the reproductive system. According to the REACH Regulation DEHP and DBP phthalates are prohibited in all toys and childcare articles.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Destruction of the product, Import rejected at border
Description: Small (about 10 cm) plastic baby dolls in different clothing. Packaging: cardboard box with transparent window and collective packaging
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Hungary
     
Alert number: A12/1689/17
Product: Educational toy
Name: Shape sort ball
Risk type: Choking
Category: Toys
Brand: A.I.&E.
Type / number of model: Item no. 00603
Risk level: Serious risk
Parts of the toy (the blue cube) break easily, generating small parts. A small child could put them in the mouth and choke. The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 71-1.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Recall of the product from end users
Description: Red and yellow plastic ball with 12 holes to insert blocks in different shapes, packed in a cardboard packaging.
Batch number / Barcode: 8711252006031; Batch: 2036428
Country of origin: Thailand
Alert submitted by: The Netherlands
    
Alert number: A12/1692/17
Product: Fidget spinner
Name: HAND SPINNER LUMINEUX
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Toys
Brand: MGC Factory spinner
Type / number of model: 201706
Risk level: Serious risk
The battery compartment can easily be opened without use of any tools and the button cell batteries inside are easily accessible. Children might put them in the mouth and swallow them, causing damage to their gastrointestinal tract. The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 62115.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Importer)
Description: Cardboard box containing illuminating hand spinners in four different colours (green, blue, red and yellow).
Batch number / Barcode: 0657968063969
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: France
   
Alert number: A12/1693/17
Product: Toy lorry
Name: LKW Ben
Risk type: Choking
Category: Toys
Brand: My Baby Lou
Type / number of model: Art. 50100008/02
Risk level: Serious risk
Small parts (e.g. wheel trims and suspension of tyre) become detached easily. A small child may put them in the mouth and choke. The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 71-1.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Importer)
Description: Black and yellow plastic toy lorry for children 18M+; packed in a net with paper label attached.
Batch number / Barcode: 9009852371130
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Austria
    
Alert number: A12/1697/17
Product: Bow and arrow set
Name: Super Equipment
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Toys
Brand: Unknown
Type / number of model: ITEM NO. 213413
Risk level: Serious risk
The plastic material of the suction cups of the arrows contains di-(2-etylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value: 7.6% by weight) and di-butyl phthalate (DBP) (measured value: 6.8 by weight). These phthalates may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to the reproductive system. According to the REACH Regulation the phthalates DEHP and DBP phthalates are prohibited in all toys and childcare articles.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Distributor): Destruction of the product, Import rejected at border
Description: The set includes: a plastic bow, 3 colourful arrows with suction cup and an arrow holder. Packaging: blister pack
Batch number / Barcode: 9910302134130
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Hungary
  
Alert number: A12/1699/17
Product: Soft toy with suction cup
Name: sunfi ower bear
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Toys
Brand: dopaodoll
Type / number of model: Unknown
Risk level: Serious risk
The plastic material of the suction cup contains di (2-ethylhexyl)phthalate (DEHP) (measured value: 39% by weight). This phthalate may harm the health of children, causing possible damage of the reproductive system. According to the REACH Regulation, the phthalate DEHP is prohibited in all toys and childcare articles.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Destruction of the product, Import rejected at border
Description: Plush teddy bear (approx. 25 cm high) with a suction cup attached by a cord. There is an embroidered “Big” inscription on the bear’s foot. The product is available in four different colours.
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Hungary
     
Alert number: A11/0143/17
Product: Fireworks
Name: Sparkler 50 cm
Risk type: Burns, Fire
Category: Pyrotechnic articles
Brand: Unknown
Type / number of model: Sparkler 50 cm cat. F1 CE-marking 1008-F1-69244488
Risk level: Other risk level
If the sparkler is used indoors, it could ignite a flammable surface and start a fire. Moreover, if the sparkler is not kept away from the body and flammable clothes, the user holding it could consequently be hit by burning material and receive burns. The product does not comply with the requirements of the Pyrotechnics Directive and the relevant European standard EN 15947.
Measures taken by economic operators: Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures, Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Importer)
Description: Hand-held sparkler of 50 cm long. Categorie F1. CE-marking 1008-F1-69244488. CE1008
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Belgium
 
Alert number: A11/0142/17
Product: Plastic pencil case
Name: TOP SPEED
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Stationery
Brand: Disney
Type / number of model: A/W 16; PLU264615
Risk level: Other risk level
The pencil case contains di(2-etylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value: 20% by weight). This phthalate may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to the reproductive system.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Distributor): Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description: Plastic pencil case with zipper and Disney Pixar Cars pattern.
Batch number / Barcode: 2646156000013
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Hungary
   
Alert number: A11/0144/17
Product: Tricycle
Name: Triratukas
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Toys
Brand: Unknown
Type / number of model: T300
Risk level: Other risk level
There are accessible openings in the front wheel. While driving the tricycle, the child's fingers or toes might get trapped in the openings and the child could be injured due to the movement. The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 71-1.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures
Description: Brownish-yellow and black tricycle, made of hard plastic, with pedals on the front wheel.
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Lithuania