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Report 16 (Published on: 20/04/2018)

Alert number: A12/0563/18
Product: Tattoo ink
Name: Pure Bright Red
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Chemical products
Brand:  BioTouch USA
Type / number of model: Unknown
Risk level: Serious risk
The product contains the aromatic amine 4-methyl-m-phenylenediamine (measured value 4.3 mg/kg).
4-methyl-m-phenylenediamine may cause cancer, is suspected of causing genetic defects and damaging fertility.

The Council of Europe Resolution ResAP (2008)1 on requirements and criteria for the safety of tattoos and permanent make-up, recommends that aromatic amines with carcinogenic, mutagenic, reprotoxic or sensitizing properties should neither be present in tattoos and permanent make-up products nor released from azo-colorants.

The product does not comply with the national legislation
Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Importer)
Description: Small 3 ml container
Batch number / Barcode: Best by 07/30/17
Country of origin: United States
Alert submitted by: Sweden
 
Alert number: A12/0564/18
Product: Tattoo ink
Name: Red wine
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Chemical products
Brand: BioTouch USA
Type / number of model: Unknown
Risk level: Serious risk
The product contains the aromatic amines aniline (measured value 2.3 mg/kg) and 4-methyl-m-phenylenediamine (measured value: 275 mg/kg).
Aniline is suspected of causing cancer and genetic defects. 4-methyl-m-phenylenediamine may cause cancer and is suspected of causing genetic defects and damaging fertility.

The Council of Europe Resolution ResAP (2008)1 on requirements and criteria for the safety of tattoos and permanent make-up, recommends that aromatic amines with carcinogenic, mutagenic, reprotoxic or sensitizing properties should neither be present in tattoos and permanent make-up products nor released from azo-colorants.

The product does not comply with the national legislation
Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Importer)
Description: Bottle of tattoo ink - 5 cm high
Batch number / Barcode: LOT 9RM
Country of origin: United States
Alert submitted by: Sweden
 
Alert number: A12/0565/18
Product: Tattoo ink
Name: BUMBLE BEE
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Chemical products
Brand: Eternal Ink
Type / number of model: Unknown
Risk level: Serious risk
The product contains the aromatic amine toluidine (measured values: 29 mg/kg).
Aromatic amines can cause cancer, cell mutations and affect reproduction.

The Council of Europe Resolution ResAP (2008)1 on requirements and criteria for the safety of tattoos and permanent make-up, recommends that aromatic amines with carcinogenic, mutagenic, reprotoxic or sensitising properties should neither be present in tattoos and permanent make-up products nor released from azo-colourants.

The product does not comply with the national legislation.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures
Description: 30 ml bottle of yellow pigment
Batch number / Barcode: Batch: 17.12.14
THE PRODUCT MAY BE COUNTERFEIT
Country of origin: United States
Alert submitted by: Italy
 
Alert number: A12/0566/18
Product: Tattoo ink
Name: GREAT WALL YELLOW
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Chemical products
Brand: World Famous Tattoo ink
Type / number of model: Unknown
Risk level: Serious risk
The product contains the aromatic amines toluidine and anisidine (measured values: 23 mg/kg and 24 mg/kg respectively).
Aromatic amines can cause cancer, cell mutations and affect reproduction.

The Council of Europe Resolution ResAP (2008)1 on requirements and criteria for the safety of tattoos and permanent make-up, recommends that aromatic amines with carcinogenic, mutagenic, reprotoxic or sensitising properties should neither be present in tattoos and permanent make-up products nor released from azo-colourants.

The product does not comply with the national legislation.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures
Description: Bottle of yellow tattoo ink
Batch number / Barcode: WFGWY 161804
Country of origin: United States
Alert submitted by: Italy
 
Alert number: A12/0567/18
Product: Tattoo ink
Name: Deep Magenta
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Chemical products
Brand: Dragon tattoo
Type / number of model: Unknown
Risk level: Serious risk
The product contains polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAH), including benzo(a)pyrene (measured value: benzo(e)pyrene: 0.02 mg/kg, total of PAHs: 1.46 mg/kg) and barium (measured value: 660 mg/kg).
Some PAHs are carcinogenic, including benzo(a)pyrene. Salts of barium can be absorbed from the tattoo ink and have toxic effects.

The Council of Europe Resolution ResAP (2008)1 on requirements and criteria for the safety of tattoos and permanent make-up, recommends that the level of benzo(a)pyrene (BaP) does not exceed 0.005 mg/kg and the total amount of PAHs does not exceed 0.5 mg/kg . It also recommends that the level of barium not exceed 50 mg/kg.

The product does not comply with national legislation.
Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Distributor)
Description: Plastic container height about 10 cm
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
Country of origin: Unknown
Alert submitted by: Sweden
 
Alert number: A12/0568/18
Product: Tattoo ink
Name: Bay Gray
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Chemical products
Brand: Eternal ink
Type / number of model: Chukes Vol 1: Seasonal spectrum
Risk level: Serious risk
The product contains the polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon (PAH) naphthalene (measured value: 1.88 mg/kg)
Naphthalene may cause cancer.

The Council of Europe Resolution ResAP (2008)1 on requirements and criteria for the safety of tattoos and permanent make-up recommends that the total amount of PAHs do not exceed 0.5 mg/kg.

The product does not comply with national legislation.
Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Distributor)
Description: Plastic container - height about 8 cm
Batch number / Barcode: LOT 10-10-14
Country of origin: United States
Alert submitted by: Sweden
 
Alert number: A12/0569/18
Product: Tattoo ink
Name: Cocoa Bean
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Chemical products
Brand: Eternal ink
Type / number of model: Unknown
Risk level: Serious risk
The product contains the aromatic amines aniline (measured value: 6.1 mg/kg) and 4-methyl-m-phenylenediamine (measured value: 396 mg/kg)
Aniline may cause genetic defects and cancer and allergic skin reactions. 4-methyl-m-phenylenediamine may cause cancer.

The Council of Europe Resolution ResAP (2008)1 on requirements and criteria for the safety of tattoos and permanent make-up, recommends that aromatic amines with carcinogenic, mutagenic, reprotoxic or sensitising properties should neither be present in tattoos and permanent make-up products nor released from azo-colourants.

The product does not comply with the national legislation.
Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Distributor)
Description: Plastic container - height about 8 cm
Batch number / Barcode: LOT 16446
Country of origin: United States
Alert submitted by: Sweden
 
Alert number: A12/0570/18
Product: Tattoo ink
Name: Dark Red
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Chemical products
Brand: Eternal ink
Type / number of model: Unknown
Risk level: Serious risk
The product contains the aromatic amine 4-methyl-m-phenylenediamine (measured value 2.0 mg/kg).
4-methyl-m-phenylenediamine may cause cancer.

The Council of Europe Resolution ResAP (2008)1 on requirements and criteria for the safety of tattoos and permanent make-up, recommends that aromatic amines with carcinogenic, mutagenic, reprotoxic or sensitizing properties should neither be present in tattoos and permanent make-up products nor released from azo-colorants.

The product does not comply with the national legislation.
Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Distributor)
Description: Plastic container height about 8 cm
Batch number / Barcode: X-142
Country of origin: United States
Alert submitted by: Sweden
 
Alert number: A12/0571/18
Product: Tattoo ink
Name: Nocturnal Super Black
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Chemical products
Brand: Eternal ink
Type / number of model: Premium tattoo ink
Risk level: Serious risk
The product contains polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAH)s, including benzo(a)pyrene (measured values: benzo(a)pyrene: 0.06 mg/kg; total of PAHs: 13.47 mg/kg)
Some PAHs are carcinogenic, including benzo(a)pyrene.

The Council of Europe Resolution ResAP (2008)1 on requirements and criteria for the safety of tattoos and permanent make-up, recommends that the level of benzo(a)pyrene (BaP) does not exceed 0.005 mg/kg and the total amount of PAHs does not exceed 0.5 mg/kg.

The product does not comply with national legislation.
Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Distributor)
Description: Plastic container height about 12 cm
Batch number / Barcode: LOT 04/07/17
Country of origin: United States
Alert submitted by: Sweden
 
Alert number: A12/0572/18
Product: Tattoo ink
Name: Dark Coffee
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Chemical products
Brand: Goochie
Type / number of model: 215
Risk level: Serious risk
The product contains arsenic (measured value: 8.0 mg/kg), cobalt (26 mg/kg), lead (13 mg/kg) and zinc (200 mg/kg).
Arsenic is carcinogenic. Exposure to lead is harmful for human health and can cause developmental neurotoxicity.

The Council of Europe Resolution ResAP (2008)1 on requirements and criteria for the safety of tattoos and permanent make-up recommends that the levels of arsenic and lead in tattoo inks do not exceed 2 mg/kg, the levels of cobalt in tattoo inks do not exceed 25 mg/kg and the levels of zinc in tattoo inks do not exceed 50 mg/kg.

The product does not comply with national legislation.
Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Distributor)
Description: Plastic container height about 8 cm
Batch number / Barcode: Exp 2019/12/08
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Sweden
 
Alert number: A12/0573/18
Product: Tattoo ink
Name: Strawberry
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Chemical products
Brand: Lush Color
Type / number of model: Unknown
Risk level: Serious risk
The product contains the aromatic amine aniline (measured value 9.5 mg/kg).
Aniline may cause genetic defects and cancer and is toxic in case of contact with skin.

The Council of Europe Resolution ResAP (2008)1 on requirements and criteria for the safety of tattoos and permanent make-up, recommends that aromatic amines with carcinogenic, mutagenic, reprotoxic or sensitizing properties should neither be present in tattoos and permanent make-up products nor released from azo-colorants.

The product does not comply with the national legislation.
Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Distributor)
Description: Plastic container - height about 7 cm
Batch number / Barcode:  #6358Z
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Sweden
 
Alert number: A12/0574/18
Product: Tattoo ink
Name: Dark Coffe
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Chemical products
Brand: Mastor
Type / number of model: M323
Risk level: Serious risk
The product contains arsenic (measured value: 8.1 mg/kg), lead (measured value: 24 mg/kg) and zinc (measured value: 170 mg/kg).
Arsenic is carcinogenic. Exposure to lead is harmful for human health and can cause developmental neurotoxicity.

The Council of Europe Resolution ResAP (2008)1 on requirements and criteria for the safety of tattoos and permanent make-up recommends that the levels of arsenic in tattoo inks do not exceed 2 mg/kg, the levels of lead in tattoo inks do not exceed 2 mg/kg and the levels of zinc in tattoo inks do not exceed 50 mg/kg.

The product does not comply with national legislation.
Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Distributor)
Description: Plastic container - height about 7 cm
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Sweden
 
Alert number: A12/0575/18
Product: Tattoo ink
Name: Black
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Chemical products
Brand: Mbs Permanent makeup
Type / number of model:  M501
Risk level: Serious risk
The product contains cadmium (0.36 mg/kg), lead (24 mg/kg) and polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons including benzo(a)pyrene (0.08 mg/kg; total of PAHs: 20.62 mg/kg).
Cadmium accumulates in the body and can cause damage to bones and kidneys if absorbed from the tattoo. Exposure to lead is harmful for human health and can cause developmental neurotoxicity.

The Council of Europe Resolution ResAP (2008)1 on requirements and criteria for the safety of tattoos and permanent make-up, recommends that the level of benzo(a)pyrene (BaP) does not exceed 0.005 mg/kg and the total amount of PAHs does not exceed 0.5 mg/kg. It also recommends that the levels of lead in tattoo inks do not exceed 2 mg/kg and the levels of cadmium in tattoo inks do not exceed 0.2 mg/kg.

The product does not comply with national legislation.
Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Distributor)
Description: Plastic container height about 8 cm
Batch number / Barcode: A01151
Country of origin: Bosnia and Herzegovina
Alert submitted by: Sweden
 
Alert number: A12/0576/18
Product: Tattoo ink
Name: Tribal Black
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Chemical products
Brand: Radiant Colors
Type / number of model: Unknown
Risk level: Serious risk
The product contains polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAH)s including benzo(a)pyrene (measured values: benzo(a)pyrene: 0.04 mg/kg; total of PAHs: 19.22 mg/kg).
Some PAHs are carcinogenic, including benzo(a)pyrene.

The Council of Europe Resolution ResAP (2008)1 on requirements and criteria for the safety of tattoos and permanent make-up, recommends that the level of benzo(a)pyrene (BaP) does not exceed 0.005 mg/kg and the total amount of PAHs does not exceed 0.5 mg/kg.

The product does not comply with national legislation.
Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Distributor)
Description: Plastic container height about 10 cm
Batch number / Barcode: LOT 006
Country of origin: United States
Alert submitted by: Sweden
 
Alert number: A12/0554/18
Product: T-shirt for men
Name: Unknown
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
Brand: Soni Fashion
Type / number of model: Unknown
Risk level: Serious risk
The T-shirt contains azo dyes releasing the aromatic amine 3,3'-dimethoxybenzidine (measured concentration: 157.8 mg/kg).
When the product is in direct and prolonged contact with the skin, the aromatic amine may be absorbed by the skin.

Aromatic amines can cause cancer, cell mutations and affect reproduction.

The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Import rejected at border
Description: Men's T-shirt, available in different colours.
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
Country of origin: Turkey
Alert submitted by: Bulgaria
 
Alert number: A12/0557/18
Product: Suede skirt
Name: Unknown
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
Brand: Goosecraft
Type / number of model: Article No: 151631011
Risk level: Serious risk
The amount of chromium (VI) in the leather skirt is too high (measured value: 24.2 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: Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Distributor)
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Distributor): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures
Description: Brown, suede leather skirt with buttons at the front and a zip-fastener at the back.
Batch number / Barcode: 1234510644440
Country of origin: The Netherlands
Alert submitted by: Germany
 
Alert number: A12/0581/18
Product: Portable radio
Name: FM/AM/SW1-2 4 BAND RADIO
Risk type: Electric shock, Fire
Category: Communication and media equipment
Brand: FUMAO
Type / number of model: FM-737U
Risk level: Serious risk
The electrical insulation is inadequate. The cross-sectional area of the conductors in the mains cable is too small.
Touchable metal parts may become live while charging the radio. The cable could overheat.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 60065.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Distributor): Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description: Portable FM radio supplied with a mains cable to charge the built-in battery. Packaging: cardboard box.
Batch number / Barcode: 8 094012 001355
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Hungary
  
Alert number: A12/0556/18
Product: Adhesive
Name: Unknown
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Construction products
Brand: THRAKON
Type / number of model: MKW 136
Risk level: Serious risk
The adhesion is insufficient.
Due to the poor adhesion to the substrate, heavy plates glued with the adhesive can separate from the façade.

The product does not comply with the Construction Products Regulation and the relevant European Standard EN 12004.
Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Manufacturer)
Description: Adhesive for marble, granite and stone cladding, 25 kg. Adhesive is classified C2T.
Batch number / Barcode: 2387 LT 2497 GREY
Country of origin: Greece
Alert submitted by: Bulgaria
   
Alert number: A12/0555/18
Product: Power inverter
Name: Power Inverter
Risk type: Electric shock
Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
Brand: Unknown
Type / number of model: Type: 1000W and 2000W
Risk level: Serious risk
There is no separation between the primary and secondary circuits. The protective shutters on the outlet socket are insufficient and allow access to live parts.
The user could receive an electric shock from accessible parts.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 62368 and the relevant national standard.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Importer)
Description: Power inverter, DC to AC, 1000W and 2000W. Packaged in a cardboard box.
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: United Kingdom
  
Alert number: A12/0560/18
Product: Lighting chain
Name: 100 LED MINILUCCIOLE LED
Risk type: Electric shock, Fire
Category: Lighting chains
Brand: Unknown
Type / number of model: WT-LED1-100C ; Ref.: 1200737
Risk level: Serious risk
The wires are too thin. The wire ends soldered to the LEDs are not adequately protected against pulling and twisting. The socket outlet allows the single-pole insertion of a plug.
The wires could overheat leading to a fire. Live parts can become accessible.

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: Importer): Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description: Lighting chain with 100 LED lamps (25 blue, 25 green, 25 yellow, 25 red. The product includes a socket outlet that allows the connection of another lighting chain. Packaging: cardboard box.
Batch number / Barcode: 8 024012 007378
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Hungary
   
Alert number: A12/0561/18
Product: Lighting chain
Name: 100 LED MINILUCCIOLE LED
Risk type: Electric shock, Fire
Category: Lighting chains
Brand: Unknown
Type / number of model: WT-LED1-100C ; REF: 1200743
Risk level: Serious risk
The wires are too thin. The wire ends soldered to the LEDs are not adequately protected against pulling and twisting.
The wires could overheat leading to a fire. The cable could detach leaving the live conductors accessible.

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: Importer): Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description: Lighting chain with 99 non-replaceable, white LED lamps. Packaging: cardboard box.
Batch number / Barcode: 8 022012 007435
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Hungary
  
Alert number: A12/0559/18
Product: Pickup truck
Name: Ranger
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Ford
Type / number of model: Type approval number: e11*2007/46*0154 Type: 2AB
Risk level: Serious risk
A clip fixing some cables could damage the drive shaft.
The defect could lead to the vehicle having no drive.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)
Description: Pickup truck
Batch number / Barcode: The vehicles affected were manufactured in 2011.
Country of origin: South Africa
Alert submitted by: Germany
Products were found and measures were taken also in: The Netherlands
Alert number: A12/0579/18
Product: Passenger car
Name: Duster
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Dacia
Type / number of model: EC-type approval numbers: e2*2001/116*0314 ext 00 to 83 and e2*2007/46*0030 ext 00 to 40.
Risk level: Serious risk
Incorrect contact may occur between the towing harness and the trailer coupling.
This could lead to failure of the trailer lights while driving without any warning to the driver.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Distributor)
Description: Passenger car
Batch number / Barcode: Vehicles equipped in after-sales service with a coupling kit of reference 8201692139 or 8201692144 delivered between 08/12/2016 and 13/06/2017.
Country of origin: Unknown
Alert submitted by: Portugal
Products were found and measures were taken also in: The Netherlands
Alert number: A12/0553/18
Product: Fancy-dress accessory
Name: Clown nose with sound
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Toys
Brand: Funny Fashion
Type / number of model: 55050
Risk level: Serious risk
The product contains di (2-ethylhexyl) phtalate (DEHP) (measured value: 22% by weight).
This phthalate may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to the reproductive system.

The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.
Measures taken by economic operators: Warning consumers of the risks
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Manufacturer): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures, Temporary ban on the supply, offer to supply and display of the product
Description: Red plastic clown nose with sound.
Batch number / Barcode: 8712364550504
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Luxembourg
  
Alert number: A12/0558/18
Product: Toy slime
Name: Glittogoo Bloo
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Toys
Brand: GOGOPO /, GOOBANDS
Type / number of model: reference GP074
Risk level: Serious risk
The migration of boron from the yellow gel is too high (measured value: 520 mg/kg).
Ingestion or contact with an excessive quantity of boron may harm the health of children by damaging the reproductive system.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 71-3.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Distributor)
Description: Fluorescent slime gel (available in yellow, pink and green) supplied in a transparent plastic pot with a bracelet.
Batch number / Barcode: 5037832308658
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: France
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Iceland
   
Alert number: A12/0562/18
Product: Toy police set
Name: Forces soldier
Risk type: Choking
Category: Toys
Brand: Unknown
Type / number of model: Item no: 77742
Risk level: Serious risk
The plastic whistle (part of the set) fits entirely into the small part cylinder.
Children might put the whistle into the mouth and choke on it.

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: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Importer)
Description: Toy police set which elements are made of plastic material. Packed in a transparent plastic blister with a cardboard back.
Batch number / Barcode: EAN: 5902082910213
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Poland
  
Alert number: A12/0577/18
Product: Bouncing ball
Name: Pilka
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Toys
Brand: Midex
Type / number of model: D25119
Risk level: Serious risk
The plastic material of the ball contains 2-ethylhexyl phthalate (DEHP) (measured value: 31,7 % by weight).
This phthalate may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to the reproductive system.

The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.
Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Importer)
Description: Ball with two handles, made of soft plastic material. No packaging
Batch number / Barcode: EAN: 5900733466409
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Poland
  
Alert number: A12/0578/18
Product: Toy shopping basket
Name: Modern hand-held basket
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Toys
Brand: Tanner
Type / number of model: 4090.6
Risk level: Serious risk
The textile fabric of the shopping basket contains bis(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value: up to 2.68%).
This phthalate may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to the reproductive system.

The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.
Measures taken by economic operators: Other, Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Importer)
Description: Child’s shopping basket with miniature branded products.
Batch number / Barcode: 4 007464 040906
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Germany
 
Alert number: A12/0580/18
Product: Plastic dolls set
Name: The Pretty girl
Risk type: Chemical, Environment
Category: Toys
Brand: Tasso
Type / number of model: Art#.9224-3
Risk level: Serious risk
The plastic material of the doll contains 2-ethylhexyl phthalate (DEHP), dibutyl phthalate (DBP), di-isononyl phthalate (DINP) (measured values: 23.9%, 0.7% and 3,51% by weight respectively).
These phthalates may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to the reproductive system.

The product also contains short-chain chlorinated paraffins (SCCPs) (measured value: 3100 mg/kg). 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 REACH Regulation and the Regulation on persistent organic pollutants (POP Regulation).
Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Importer)
Description: Set of two plastic dolls packaged in a plastic bag
Batch number / Barcode: EAN: 5901002004537
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Poland
   






Report 15 (Published on: 13/04/2018)

Alert number: A12/0533/18
Product: Children’s bicycle
Name: Strawberry
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Childcare articles and children's equipment
Brand: Wildhorse
Type / number of model: 1280361; BMX 12" lány
Risk level: Serious risk
The stabiliser wheels are too close to the frame.
On uneven ground, this may cause the child to lose balance and fall.

The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 8098.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Manufacturer): Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description: Young children’s bicycle with stabiliser wheels. Size: 12”.
Batch number / Barcode: 5998230309664
Country of origin: Hungary
Alert submitted by: Hungary
   
Alert number: A12/0541/18
Product: Children's sweatshirt
Name: Unknown
Risk type: Choking
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
Brand: Mix Star Kids Club
Type / number of model: Unknown
Risk level: Serious risk
Small rhinestones can easily detach from the sweater.
Young children may put them in the mouth and choke.

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Retailer): Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description: Pink sweatshirt intended for 2 years old children (92 cm)
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
Country of origin: Turkey
Alert submitted by: Romania
  
Alert number: A12/0550/18
Product: Cushions
Name: Unknown
Risk type: Fire
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
Brand: Primark
Type / number of model: Product Numbers: No. 167401 No. 4467201 No. 4467701 No. 5912001 No. 5512101-03 No. 97528 No. 4727601 No. 8191201-02 No. 0822101-03 No. 4467001-02 No. 0608803-07 No. 8167401 No. 9752802, 9752806-08
Risk level: Serious risk
The material of the cushions is flammable.
The cushions can ignite if exposed to an ignition source for an extended period of time.

The product does not comply with the relevant national standard.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Distributor)
Description: Various decorative cushions
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Ireland
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Austria
 
Alert number: A12/0523/18
Product: Skin-care product
Name: Hydrating Emulsion
Risk type: Microbiological
Category: Cosmetics
Brand: +B.O
Type / number of model: CN. 154186.4
Risk level: Serious risk
The product contains mesophilic aerobic bacteria (measured quantity: more than 105 cfu/ml).
If used on damaged skin or if it comes into contact with the eyes, the product may cause infection or irritation.

The product does not comply with the Cosmetic Products Regulation.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Manufacturer): Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description: Moisturising body emulsion. Packaged in a white plastic bottle of 1000 ml, 500 ml and 250 ml.
Batch number / Barcode: 8427734003763 , Lots manufactured after July 2017.
Country of origin: Spain
Alert submitted by: Spain
  
Alert number: A12/0539/18
Product: Hairdryer
Name: Unknown
Risk type: Electric shock
Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
Brand: Esperansa
Type / number of model: ES-1100-CC
Risk level: Serious risk
The rated current of the plug is not sufficient.
The current drawn by the hairdryer could damage the plug causing live parts to become accessible.

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: Distributor)
Description: Electric hair dryer. Packaging: cardboard box.
Batch number / Barcode: 4895139206463
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Poland
   
Alert number: A12/0545/18
Product: Travel plug adaptor set
Name: Universal Adapter
Risk type: Electric shock
Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
Brand: Travelon
Type / number of model: Type: 19508
Risk level: Serious risk
Live pins may be accessible during use.
The user could touch the live pins and receive an electric shock.

The product does not comply with the relevant national standard.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Importer)
Description: Travel plug adaptor set, packaged in clear plastic pack with cardboard backing
Batch number / Barcode: 025732 044757
Country of origin: United States
Alert submitted by: United Kingdom
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Ireland
  
Alert number: A12/0546/18
Product: Power supply
Name: Notebook Power Adapter
Risk type: Electric shock
Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
Brand: Extradigital
Type / number of model: DE90G7450
Risk level: Serious risk
The plastic housing is not heat resistant.
The plastic housing could deform leaving live parts accessible to the user.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 60950.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures
Description: Power supply for use with a notebook. Supplied in a cardboard box.
Batch number / Barcode: 6951758370218
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Lithuania
   
Alert number: A12/0547/18
Product: UV nail lamp
Name: UV Lámpa
Risk type: Electric shock, Fire
Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
Brand: NABA / FEI MEI
Type / number of model: Type: SM/FMD-909, Ref.: NA661001; 909
Risk level: Serious risk
The PVC insulated wiring may overheat and the plastic casing is not resistant to heat. Accessible metal parts are separated with only basic insulation from live parts.
The plastic casing could melt catch fire. The user could receive an electric shock from accessible metal parts.

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): Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description: Mains operated, UV nail dryer. Packaging: cardboard box.
Batch number / Barcode: 5 998603 363330
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Hungary
  
Alert number: A12/0531/18
Product: Bicycle
Name: Rockrider
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Hobby/sports equipment
Brand: B'TWIN
Type / number of model: 520, size M, colour: black, ref. no.: 1864811, 520, size M, colour: dark blue, ref. no.: 2002104, 540, size M, colour: grey, ref. no.: 1864082 , 540, size XL, colour: grey, ref. no.: 1864085
Risk level: Serious risk
There may be a defect with the frame.
The frame could break causing the user to fall.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)
Description: Mountain bike
Batch number / Barcode: Bicycles sold between 07.07.2017 and 18.12.2017
Country of origin: Portugal
Alert submitted by: Poland
   
Alert number: A12/0526/18
Product: LED floodlight
Name: Rechargable floodlight
Risk type: Electric shock
Category: Lighting equipment
Brand: V-TAC
Type / number of model: Light: VT-4822. Power supply: S005ANV0500100
Risk level: Serious risk
The electrical insulation of the power supply is insufficient.
The user could receive an electric shock from accessible parts.

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
Description: LED rechargeable floodlight supplied with a power supply. Sold in a cardboard box.
Batch number / Barcode: 3800157603515
Country of origin: Bulgaria
Alert submitted by: Finland
  
Alert number: A12/0534/18
Product: LED floodlight
Name: PIR LED Flood Light
Risk type: Electric shock
Category: Lighting equipment
Brand: Unknown
Type / number of model: R1658 (TD 5581)
Risk level: Serious risk
The external wires are PVC-insulated.
Due to the aging of the PVC insulation in the open air, live parts may become accessible

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: Retailer): Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description: Black LED floodlight with 30 LEDs and an adjustable motion sensor. The product is intended for outdoor use. Packaging: cardboard box.
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
Country of origin: Unknown
Alert submitted by: Hungary
 
Alert number: A12/0535/18
Product: LED floodlight
Name: Spotlights
Risk type: Electric shock
Category: Lighting equipment
Brand: Unknown
Type / number of model: R1704
Risk level: Serious risk
The external wires are PVC-insulated.
Due to the aging of the PVC insulation in the open air, live parts may become accessible

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: Retailer): Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description: Black LED floodlight with 20 LEDs and an adjustable motion sensor. The product is intended for outdoor use. Packaging: cardboard box.
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
Country of origin: Unknown
Alert submitted by: Hungary
  
Alert number: A12/0538/18
Product: Vehicle lift
Name: Unknown
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Machinery
Brand: Krömer
Type / number of model: TP 16-3.2T-H
Risk level: Serious risk
The locking device on the arms can break under load.
The vehicle could fall from the lift crushing the operator.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Machinery Directive and the relevant European standard EN 1493.
Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Manufacturer)
Description: Two-post hydraulic vehicle lift
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
Country of origin: Germany
Alert submitted by: France
  
Alert number: A12/0513/18
Product: Wheel loaders
Name: AX 700, AX 850, AX 1000
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Mecalac
Type / number of model: Approval number: ABE N050 Type: E213
Risk level: Serious risk
The fuel line can wear through and, with the passage of time, start to leak.
There is the risk that fuel can leak out and ignite on contact with hot parts of the engine or end up on the road.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)
Description: Wheel loaders
Batch number / Barcode: The vehicles affected were manufactured between May 2015 and May 2017.
Country of origin: Germany
Alert submitted by: Germany
Alert number: A12/0514/18
Product: Bus
Name: Citraro
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Evobus
Type / number of model: Type approval numbers: e1*2007/46*0087, e1*2007/46*0090 Types: 628 02, 628 03
Risk level: Serious risk
There is faulty bonding of the hinged window in the side window.
The hinged window can come loose and fall onto the road.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)
Company recall page: 
Description: Bus
Batch number / Barcode: The vehicles affected were manufactured between October 2017 and November 2017.
Country of origin: Germany
Alert submitted by: Germany
Alert number: A12/0515/18
Product: Goods transport vehicle
Name: Multicar M 31
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Hako
Type / number of model: Type-approval number: e1*2007/46*1136*06
Risk level: Serious risk
The green sun strip on the windscreen filters red light.
Traffic light signals are not always recognisable.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)
Description: Goods transport vehicle
Batch number / Barcode: The vehicles concerned were produced between July 2017 and December 2017.
Country of origin: Germany
Alert submitted by: Germany
Alert number: A12/0516/18
Product: Van
Name: TGE
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: MAN
Type / number of model: Type-approval numbers: e1*2007/46*1626*01 and e1*2007/46*1626*02; Type: SYN1E
Risk level: Serious risk
With intensive trailer use, screws attaching the trailer coupling device may become loose.
This may impair stability in trailer operation and ultimately lead to the entire trailer coupling device becoming detached.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)
Description: Van
Batch number / Barcode: The vehicles affected were produced between March 2017 and August 2017.
Country of origin: Poland
Alert submitted by: Germany
Alert number: A12/0519/18
Product: Van
Name: Master
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Renault
Type / number of model: Type MA e2*2007/46*0016*28 to e2*2007/46*0016*31 Type MB e2*2007/46*0019*24 to ee*2007/46*0019*27 Type MC e2*2007/46*0017*16 à e2*2007/46*0017*20 Type ME e2*2007/46*0018*15 à e2*2007/46*0018*17, Type ML e2*2007/46*0022*20 to e2*2007/46*0022*22 Type VA e2*2007*46*0047*22 to e2*2007/46*0047*25 Type VB e2*2007/46*0049*25 à e2*2007/46*0049*28 Type VC e2*2007/46*0048*12 à e2*2007/46*0048*1, Type VE e2*2207/46*0021*12 to e2*2007/46*0021*14 Type VL e2*2007/46*0152*14 to e2*2007/46*0152*16
Risk level: Serious risk
The steering column cap may not be correctly tightened.
This could lead to a loss of vehicle steering.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)
Description: Van
Batch number / Barcode: Vehicles manufactured between 12/5/2016 and 26/6/2017.
Country of origin: France
Alert submitted by: France
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Germany, Poland, The Netherlands
Alert number: A12/0520/18
Product: Passenger car
Name: Captur, Clio
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Renault
Type / number of model: e2*2001/116*0327*77 to e2*2001/116*0327*84 e2*2007/46*0008*35 to e2*2007/46*0008*38 e2*2001/116*0327*80 to e2*2001/116*0327*84
Risk level: Serious risk
The dipped headlamp beams may face downwards as a result of the the headlamp beam height correction system not working.
This would lead to reduced visibility for the driver at night.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)
Description: Passenger car
Batch number / Barcode: Vehicles produced from the start of production until 23/10/2017.
Country of origin: France
Alert submitted by: France
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Germany
Alert number: A12/0521/18
Product: Passenger car
Name: Captur, Clio, Zoé
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Renault
Type / number of model: e2*2001/116*0327*83 et e2*2007/46*0251*10
Risk level: Serious risk
Cracks may form in the front wheel hub.
The front wheel hub could consequently break leading to the front wheel become detached.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)
Description: Passenger car
Batch number / Barcode: Vehicles manufactured between 22 September 2017 and 25 September 2017.
Country of origin: France, Slovenia, Spain
Alert submitted by: France
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Germany, The Netherlands
Alert number: A12/0528/18
Product: Passenger car
Name: Logan, Sandero
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Dacia
Type / number of model: EC-type approval numbers: e2*2001/116*0314*83, e2*2007/46*0030*40.
Risk level: Serious risk
Cracks may form in the front wheel hub.
The front wheel hub could consequently break leading to the front wheel become detached.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Distributor)
Description: Passenger car
Batch number / Barcode: Manufactured from 22/09/2017 to 25/09/2017.
Country of origin: Romania
Alert submitted by: Portugal
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Germany, Ireland
Alert number: A12/0529/18
Product: Passenger car
Name: Micra
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Nissan
Type / number of model: K14; EC-type approval number: e9*2007/46*6454
Risk level: Serious risk
Cracks may form in the front wheel hub.
The front wheel hub could consequently break leading to the front wheel become detached.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Distributor)
Description: Passenger car
Batch number / Barcode: Production dates: 26/09/2017 to 04/10/2017.
Country of origin: France
Alert submitted by: Portugal
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Germany, Poland, Slovakia
Alert number: A12/0530/18
Product: Passenger car
Name: Micra
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Nissan
Type / number of model: K14; EC-type approval number: e9*2007/46*6454
Risk level: Serious risk
The seat belt retractor internal car sensor may not function as intended.
In the event of an accident, the retractors could fail to lock and in such circumstances the seatbelt would not restrain the occupant.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Distributor)
Description: Passenger car
Batch number / Barcode: Production dates: 26/09/2017 to 03/10/2017
Country of origin: France
Alert submitted by: Portugal
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Germany, Poland, Slovakia, The Netherlands
Alert number: A12/0536/18
Product: Passenger car
Name: E-Pace
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Jaguar
Type / number of model: Type approval number: E11*2007/46*4161.
Risk level: Serious risk
The reversing lamps may fail.
This would mean that other road users would not be warned when the vehicle is reversing, which could lead to an accident.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)
Description: Passenger car
Batch number / Barcode: Vehicles built between 27/07/2017 and 02/03/2018. Vehicles fitted with manual transmission only.
Country of origin: United Kingdom
Alert submitted by: United Kingdom
Alert number: A12/0549/18
Product: Scooter grip
Name: Grip soft super bike
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Scooped
Type / number of model: Grip soft, super bike
Risk level: Serious risk
The plastic material of the product contains di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value: 11.2% by weight) and diisobutyl phthalate (DIBP) (26.2 % by weight).
These phthalates are toxic to reproduction.
Measures ordered by public authorities: Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description: A pair of black motor-scooter handles attached to black cardboard
Batch number / Barcode: 5705755163523
Country of origin: India
Alert submitted by: Denmark
  
Alert number: A12/0552/18
Product: Buses and coaches
Name: Evobus
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Citaro, Setra
Type / number of model: Type-approval number: e1*2007/46*0087, e1*2007/46*0090, e1*2007/46*0089, e1*2007/46/*0097 Type: 628 02, 628 03, 628 04, 628 21, Sales description: Citaro, Setra
Risk level: Serious risk
A problem with the door control unit could lead to the anti-trap device for the doors failing.
This could lead to passengers being caught in the closing doors.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)
Description: Buses and coaches
Batch number / Barcode: The vehicles concerned were manufactured between 1998 and 2010.
Country of origin: Germany
Alert submitted by: Germany
Alert number: A12/0522/18
Product: Whipping siphon
Name: Unknown
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Pressure equipment/vessels
Brand: JJA
Type / number of model: 136010
Risk level: Serious risk
The pressure-relief valve on the head of the whipping siphon is defective.
The valve could be ejected from the siphon causing injuries to the user.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Pressure Equipment Directive.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Importer)
Description: Culinary whipping siphon with a capacity of 500 ml, for making whipped cream, for example.
Batch number / Barcode: 3560238905227/ M08698 and M09042, 3560238905234/ M08698 and M09042, 3560239259503 / M08698 and M09042, 3560239259510/ M08698
Country of origin: Hong Kong
Alert submitted by: France
  
Alert number: A12/0524/18
Product: Children's play helmet
Name: Unknown
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Protective equipment
Brand: Jofa
Type / number of model: Play helmet 215
Risk level: Serious risk
The shock-absorbing capacity is not sufficient.
Consequently, the helmet does not provide sufficient protection in case of an impact and the user might suffer from head injuries.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Personal Protective Equipment Directive and the relevant European standard EN 1080.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Distributor): Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description: Helmet for young children for play activities.
Batch number / Barcode: Manufactured 01/2011 or later
Country of origin: Unknown
Alert submitted by: Finland
  
Alert number: A12/0517/18
Product: Plastic toys
Name: Children's Toy
Risk type: Chemical, Choking, Suffocation
Category: Toys
Brand: Ha Ha Xiong
Type / number of model: Unknown
Risk level: Serious risk
The product contains diisobutyl phthalate (DIBP) (measured value 18.7% by weight) and small parts can easily be detached from the toy.
This phthalate is toxic to reproduction. Small children may put the small parts in the mouth and choke.
Moreover, the plastic of the packaging is too thin: If a child plays with it, the plastic might cover the nose and mouth, causing the child to suffocate.


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: Distributor)
Description: Plastic animal-shaped toys which make noises when squeezed.
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: France
 
Alert number: A12/0518/18
Product: Fidget spinner
Name: LED FInger Twister
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Toys
Brand: gutoy's
Type / number of model: Art.No. 6286
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: Temporary ban on the supply, offer to supply and display of the product (By: Retailer)
Measures ordered by public authorities: Temporary ban on the supply, offer to supply and display of the product
Description: Fidget spinner with 3 LED lights in cardboard packaging with transparent window.
Batch number / Barcode: 4013840062868
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Germany
    
Alert number: A12/0525/18
Product: Expandable toy
Name: Growing Pet Hatch'Em
Risk type: Choking, Injuries
Category: Toys
Brand: Robetoy
Type / number of model: Unknown
Risk level: Serious risk
Small parts can be easily torn from the toy dinosaur and may be put into the mouth and swallowed by children.
This could cause the child to choke. As the toy expands, it can also cause fatal occlusion of the respiratory track or intestinal blockage of children.

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: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Retailer)
Description: Plastic eggs containing small plastic dinosaurs. The eggs are placed in water and after some time the dinosaurs break out of the egg, having increased in size. Packaging: cardboard box with window
Batch number / Barcode: 7300009491049
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Denmark
   
Alert number: A12/0527/18
Product: Plastic doll set
Name: Sunshine girl
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Toys
Brand: Unknown
Type / number of model: DAH797517; NO.231
Risk level: Serious risk
The doll's head contains bis (2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value: 27.6 % by weight).
This phthalate may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to the reproductive system.

The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.
Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Importer)
Description: Set of two plastic dolls. Cardboard packaging with transparent window.
Batch number / Barcode: 6991207975175
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Poland
   
Alert number: A12/0532/18
Product: Toy robot
Name: Dance King
Risk type: Damage to hearing
Category: Toys
Brand: Year O Toy
Type / number of model: Item No. 110006A
Risk level: Serious risk
The sound level is too high.
If used over a long period of time, the toy could cause damage to hearing.

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: Distributor): Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description: Dancing and rotating toy robot that emits music and light during use. Packaging: cardboard box.
Batch number / Barcode: 8032014006008
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Hungary
  
Alert number: A12/0537/18
Product: Baby toy
Name: Monkey Keys
Risk type: Choking, Injuries
Category: Toys
Brand: Kidz Delight
Type / number of model: K16560/S16560 S16560-30022
Risk level: Serious risk
The screw for the cover of the battery compartment is too short. As a result, the cover could fall off, leaving the button cell batteries accessible.
A young child could put the button cell batteries in the mouth. This could lead to the child choking or, if the button cell batteries were swallowed, damage to the gastrointestinal tract.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toys Directive and the relevant European standard EN 62115.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Distributor)
Description: A blue plastic toy monkey with orange ears.
Batch number / Barcode: 8136538671986, Batch no 02-160718
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Sweden
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Denmark
   
Alert number: A12/0540/18
Product: Plastic doll
Name: Sweet
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Toys
Brand: Unknown
Type / number of model: LG6272
Risk level: Serious risk
The plastic material of the head of the doll contains di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value: 33.6 % by weight).
This phthalate may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to the reproductive system.

The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Retailer): Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description: Plastic doll (Sweet / FASHION STYLE) about 15 cm tall with red shoes and with long pink hair pulled back in a ponytail.
Batch number / Barcode: 8001002103104
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Czech Republic
  
Alert number: A12/0542/18
Product: Toy kick scooter
Name: Hulajnoga krokodyl
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Toys
Brand: Mrowiec Toys
Type / number of model: Unknown
Risk level: Serious risk
The handlebar of the kick scooter may break, leaving sharp edges accessible.
A child riding the scooter might lose balance and fall to the ground or fall on the sharp edges of the broken handlebar, leading to injuries.
The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and with the relevant European standard EN 71-1.
Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Manufacturer)
Description: Crocodile-shaped plastic kick scooter, for children weighing less than 20 kg. Packaged in plastic bag.
Batch number / Barcode: 5908258103656, Placed on the market between 13.10.2017 and 17.02.2018.
Country of origin: Poland
Alert submitted by: Poland
   
Alert number: A12/0543/18
Product: Plastic doll
Name: Mаша и Mедведь
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Toys
Brand: Unknown
Type / number of model: NO. MS-6
Risk level: Serious risk
The plastic material of the product contains di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value: 16% by weight).
This phthalate may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to the reproductive system.

The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Retailer): Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description: Plastic doll "Masha and the Bear" (written in Cyrillic on the packaging), with a red dress and headscarf, about 25cm tall.
Batch number / Barcode: 4-576-24.8, 8594576259549 , ITEM NO: TB-2755
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Czech Republic
    
Alert number: A12/0544/18
Product: Plastic doll
Name: Fashion
Risk type: Chemical, Choking
Category: Toys
Brand: Unknown
Type / number of model: art#8099A; NO.8099
Risk level: Serious risk
The battery compartment can easily be opened without use of any tools and the button cell batteries inside are accessible.
A child might put them in the mouth and swallow them, causing choking or damage to the gastrointestinal tract

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and with the relevant European standard EN 71-1.
Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Importer)
Description: Plastic, sound-emitting doll, powered with button batteries. Packaged in a cardboard packaging with plastic window.
Batch number / Barcode: 5901002003479
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Poland
    
Alert number: A12/0548/18
Product: Toy with sweets
Name: Unknown
Risk type: Choking
Category: Toys
Brand: Unknown
Type / number of model: Unknown
Risk level: Serious risk
A sticker with a plastic film can detach easily from the toy 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 ordered by public authorities (to: Distributor): Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description: A wind-up excavator toy made of hard yellow plastic with 4 red wheels, attached to a tube containing a plastic bag of sweets with stickers of cars.
Batch number / Barcode: 8681161440656
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Lithuania
    
Alert number: A12/0551/18
Product: Bath toy
Name: Swimming
Risk type: Choking
Category: Toys
Brand: Unknown
Type / number of model: Art. No. 011
Risk level: Serious risk
A small part (wind-up mechanism) can easily be detached from the toy.
A small child may put this small part 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): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures
Description: A blue wind-up frog made of hard plastic with silver spots on the back.
Batch number / Barcode: 4812501138139
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Lithuania
  
Alert number: A11/0029/18
Product: Electric heater
Name: Quartz Heater
Risk type: Burns, Electric shock
Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
Brand: Onex
Type / number of model: QH-80C
Risk level: Other risk level
The electrical insulation is inappropriate. The product overheats.
Live parts can become accessible. The user can receive burns from hot surfaces.

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
Description: Electric heater for indoor use, 800W, packed in a green cardboard box.
Batch number / Barcode: 0000011498179
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Lithuania
   
Alert number: A11/0028/18
Product: Vehicle lift
Name: Unknown
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Machinery
Brand: Prestige Lift
Type / number of model: AA-2PCF 50
Risk level: Other risk level
The teeth of the locking device can break under load.
The vehicle could fall from the lift crushing the operator.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Machinery Directive and the relevant European standard EN 1493.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures
Description: Two-post vehicle lift
Batch number / Barcode: Year of manufacture 2013
Country of origin: Spain
Alert submitted by: France
  






Report 14 (Published on: 06/04/2018)

Alert number: A12/0494/18
Product: Leather handbag
Name: Unknown
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
Brand: Fabrizio
Type / number of model: Article No: 62159-9900; colour Black
Risk level: Serious risk
The amount of chromium (VI) in the leather is too high (measured value: 13.6 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: Recall of the product from end users (By: Importer)
Description: Black leather handbag with a separate front compartment, shoulder straps and a zip; dimensions: approx. 33cm x 26cm x 4cm.
Batch number / Barcode: 4002282104823
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Germany
   
Alert number: A12/0499/18
Product: Children’s jacket
Name: Imperméable T500
Risk type: Strangulation
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
Brand: KIPSTA
Type / number of model: 1) 8364292 , 2) 8364291
Risk level: Serious risk
The cord in the neck area is too long.
It may become trapped during various activities of a child, leading to strangulation.

The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 14682.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Distributor)
Company recall page: 
Description: Children’s waterproof jacket, available in blue or black.
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
Country of origin: Vietnam
Alert submitted by: France
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Poland, Romania, Slovenia
 
Alert number: A12/0504/18
Product: Children's coat
Name: Unknown
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
Brand: RESERVED
Type / number of model: index: KY952-55X-104 (varies depending on the size)
Risk level: Serious risk
The drawstrings in the waist area are too long.
They 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: Girls' coat
Batch number / Barcode: 5902094292758 (varies depending on the size)
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Bulgaria
   
Alert number: A12/0485/18
Product: Soaps
Name: Unknown
Risk type: Chemical, Choking
Category: Cosmetics
Brand: FRESH LINE
Type / number of model: 1) Homemade Gourmet Soaps 2) Ekmek Kataif Soap 3) Fig Soap 4) Leto Soap
Risk level: Serious risk
Due to their characteristic form, appearance, colour and size, these products may be mistaken for a foodstuff and attract the curiosity of children.
Small parts can be easily detached from the product and this may lead children to put them in the mouth and choke.

The product does not comply with the cosmetics Regulation and with the requirements of the Food imitating Products Directive.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Manufacturer): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures
Description: 1) Soaps in the shape of doughnuts. 9 pieces in a cardboard box. 2) to 4) Soaps in the shape of sweets or fruit, which can be cut in smaller pieces.
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
Country of origin: Greece
Alert submitted by: Greece
     
Alert number: A12/0486/18
Product: Soap
Name: Unknown
Risk type: Chemical, Choking
Category: Cosmetics
Brand: FRESH& PERSONAL COSMETICS
Type / number of model: Ice Cream Soap
Risk level: Serious risk
Due to their characteristic form, appearance, colour and size, this product may be mistaken for a foodstuff and attract the curiosity of children.
Small parts can be easily detached from the product and this may lead children to put them in the mouth and choke.

The product does not comply with the cosmetics Regulation and with the requirements of the Food imitating Products Directive.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Manufacturer): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures
Description: Soap imitating ice cream in various colours. The product is sold in bulk in a transparent, plastic cup with a label. The cup is packed in a cardboard box, together with a plastic spoon.
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
Country of origin: Greece
Alert submitted by: Greece
  
Alert number: A12/0495/18
Product: Skin cream
Name: Крем-бальзам "Целитель"
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Cosmetics
Brand: Unknown
Type / number of model: Unknown
Risk level: Serious risk
The cream contains a mixture of methylisothiazolinone and methylchloroisothiazolinone (MI/MCI) (measured value: 0.0003%).
Dermal contact with MCI and MI containing products can provoke allergic contact dermatitis to sensitised persons.

The product does not comply with the Cosmetic Products Regulation.
Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Importer)
Description: Skin cream packaged in a white 70 g tube.
Batch number / Barcode: 4820147051637; best before: 17.07.2019; date of production: 17.07.2017
Country of origin: Ukraine
Alert submitted by: Estonia
    
Alert number: A12/0501/18
Product: Skin lightening cream
Name: Whitening Body Lotion
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Cosmetics
Brand: Clinic Clear
Type / number of model: Unknown
Risk level: Serious risk
The product contains hydroquinone (measured value 3.1% by weight).
Hydroquinone can cause skin irritation and dermatitis.

The product does not comply with the Cosmetic Products Regulation.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Destruction of the product
Description: Skin lightening cream in a plastic bottle with adhesive labels and plastic screw top.
Batch number / Barcode: 005474
Country of origin: Togo
Alert submitted by: Germany
  
Alert number: A12/0502/18
Product: Skin lightening cream
Name: Half Cast
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Cosmetics
Brand: 2 tees
Type / number of model: Unknown
Risk level: Serious risk
The product contains hydroquinone (measured value 2.4% by weight).
Hydroquinone can cause skin irritation and dermatitis.

The product does not comply with the Cosmetic Products Regulation.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Destruction of the product
Description: Skin lightening cream in a plastic jar with adhesive labels and plastic screw top.
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
Country of origin: Nigeria
Alert submitted by: Germany
 
Alert number: A12/0503/18
Product: Hand and body lotion
Name: 24 PURE
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Cosmetics
Brand: DORALL Collection
Type / number of model: Unknown
Risk level: Serious risk
The cream contains methylchloroisothiazolinone (MCI) and methylisothiazolinone (MI).
Dermal contact with MCI and MI containing products can provoke allergic contact dermatitis to sensitised persons.

The product does not comply with the Cosmetic Products Regulation.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Distributor): Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description: A set of cosmetic products in gold coloured packaging, containing perfume 30 ml), hand and body lotion (100 ml).
Batch number / Barcode: 1) Cosmetic product set No. 56915, barcode 5414666014816,, 2) Hand and body lotion: BO05-5, barcode 5414666011273
Country of origin: India
Alert submitted by: Lithuania
   
Alert number: A12/0508/18
Product: Skin-lightening product
Name: Crème Éclaircissante
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Cosmetics
Brand: Maxi Light
Type / number of model: Unknown
Risk level: Serious risk
The product contains kojic acid (measured value: 0.95% by weight).
Kojic acid can induce skin sensitisation.

The product does not comply with the Cosmetics Regulation.
Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Retailer)
Description: Skin-lightening body cream in a brown pot.
Batch number / Barcode: 6181100231748, Lot GPS FAB: 09/15
Country of origin: Ivory Coast
Alert submitted by: Germany
   
Alert number: A12/0509/18
Product: Badminton set
Name: Badminton set
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Hobby/sports equipment
Brand: New Sports
Type / number of model: Sort No 741 01 470
Risk level: Serious risk
The handles of the rackets contain di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value: 17.4% by weight).
This phthalate is toxic to reproduction.
Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Importer)
Description: Badminton set with 2 rackets and 1 shuttlecock in plastic packaging.
Batch number / Barcode: 4022498630718
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Germany
 
Alert number: A12/0487/18
Product: Passenger car
Name: 208
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Peugeot
Type / number of model: e2*2007/46*0070*39
Risk level: Serious risk
Screws anchoring the alternator and the air conditioning compressor may not be tightened to the correct torque.
As a result, the alternator or the compressor could detach from the engine and fall onto the road.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)
Description: Passenger car
Batch number / Barcode: Vehicles manufactured between 27/11/2017 and 29/11/2017
Country of origin: France
Alert submitted by: France
Alert number: A12/0488/18
Product: Passenger car
Name: Duster
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Dacia
Type / number of model: e2*2007/46*0030*40, e2*2001/116*0314*83
Risk level: Serious risk
A software problem could affect the stop-start system.
The stop-start system could consequently fail.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)
Description: Passenger car
Batch number / Barcode: Vehicles manufactured between 30/06/2017 and 16/10/2017.
Country of origin: Romania
Alert submitted by: France
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Germany, Poland
Alert number: A12/0489/18
Product: Passenger car
Name: C4
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Citroën
Type / number of model: e2*2007/46*0003*50
Risk level: Serious risk
Screws anchoring the alternator and the air conditioning compressor may not be tightened to the correct torque.
As a result, the alternator or the compressor could detach from the engine and fall onto the road.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)
Description: Passenger car
Batch number / Barcode: Vehicles manufactured between 27/11/2017 and 29/11/2017
Country of origin: France
Alert submitted by: France
Alert number: A12/0490/18
Product: Passenger car
Name: 4008
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Peugeot
Type / number of model: e2*2007/46*0115*04, e2*2007/46*0115*05, e2*2007/46*0115*06
Risk level: Serious risk
There could be a fault with the power relay for the engine control unit.
This could lead to the engine stalling while driving.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)
Description: Passenger car
Batch number / Barcode: Vehicles manufactured between 5/12/2014 and 1/7/2016
Country of origin: France
Alert submitted by: France
Alert number: A12/0491/18
Product: Passenger car
Name: 3008, 308, 5008, 508
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Peugeot
Type / number of model: e2*2001/116*0377*17, e2*, e2*2001/116*0377*19, e2*2001/116*0377*21, e2*2007/46*0004*14, e2*2007/46*0004*16, e2*2007/46*0004*18, e2*2007/46*0080*12, e2*2007/46*0080*13, e2*2007/46*0080*14, e2*2007/46*0080*18, e2*2007/46*0080*19, e2*2007/46*0080*20, e2*2007/46*0080*21, e2*2007/46*0080*23, e2*2007/46*0080*24, e2*2007/46*0080*25, e2*2007/46*0080*26, e2*2007/46*0080*28, e2*2007/46*0080*29, e2*2007/46*0405*02, e2*2007/46*0405*03, e2*2007/46*0405*04, e2*2007/46*0405*05, e2*2007/46*0405*06, e2*2007/46*0405*07
Risk level: Serious risk
Overheating of the engine may occur due to a problem with the engine control software.
Overheating of the engine may lead to engine failure.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)
Description: Passenger car
Batch number / Barcode: 3008II (T84) manufactured between 27/1/2014 and 27/3/2015 , 308II manufactured between 2/10/2013 and 30/4/2015 , 5008II (T87) manufactured between 5/2/2014 and 27/3/2015 , 508: manufactured between 29/3/2012 and 30/4/2015
Country of origin: France
Alert submitted by: France
Products were found and measures were taken also in: The Netherlands
Alert number: A12/0492/18
Product: Passenger car
Name: C4 Picasso,C4,DS4,C5,DS4
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Citroën
Type / number of model: e2*2007/46*0040*21, e2*2007*46*0040*22, e2*2007*46*0040*23, e2*2007/46*0092*07, e2*2207/46*0092*08, e2*2007/46*0092*09, e2*2007/46*0092*10, e2*2007/46*0092*13, e2*2007/46*0092*14, e2*2007/46*0093*05, e2*2007/46*0356*03, e2*2007*46*0356*04, e2*2007*46*0356*05, e2*2007/46*0356*07, e2*2007*46*0356*08, e2*2007*46*0356*09 e2*2001/116*0360*33
Risk level: Serious risk
Overheating of the engine may occur due to a problem with the engine control software.
Overheating of the engine may lead to engine failure.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)
Description: Passenger car
Batch number / Barcode: C4 picasso: manufactured between 5/12/2012 and 21/4/2015, C4-DS4 manufactured between 17/7/14 and 30/4/15 , C5: manufactured between 1/12/2014 and 8/4/2015 , DS5 manufactured between 15/5/2013 and 24/4/2015
Country of origin: France
Alert submitted by: France
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Germany, The Netherlands
Alert number: A12/0493/18
Product: Passenger car
Name: S9
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Aixam
Type / number of model: e2*168/2013*00003*01
Risk level: Serious risk
A defective control relay might prevent the engine from being switched off.
This could cause the engine to overheat leading to a fire.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)
Description: Micro car
Batch number / Barcode: Vehicles manufactured from December 2016 to December 2017
Country of origin: France
Alert submitted by: France
Products were found and measures were taken also in: The Netherlands
Alert number: A12/0496/18
Product: Passenger car
Name: Flavia
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Lancia
Type / number of model: Type-approval number: e11*2001/116*0143*07 Type: JS
Risk level: Serious risk
An electrical overload may occur in the airbag control unit.
This could lead to the active headrests not being activated in the event of an accident.
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 27 February 2012 and 31 July 2014.
Country of origin: United States
Alert submitted by: Germany
Products were found and measures were taken also in: The Netherlands
Alert number: A12/0497/18
Product: Passenger car
Name: Zoé
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Renault
Type / number of model: e2*2007/46*0251*08, e2*2007/46*0251*09, e2*2007/46*0251*10, e2*2007/46*0251*11
Risk level: Serious risk
A component in the parking brake mechanism may be defective.
There is a risk of a sudden loss of the park function.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)
Description: Passenger car
Batch number / Barcode: Vehicles with automatic gear boxes manufactured after 18 October 2016
Country of origin: France
Alert submitted by: France
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Ireland, The Netherlands
Alert number: A12/0498/18
Product: Passenger car
Name: Grandland
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Opel
Type / number of model: e2*2007/46*0597*03
Risk level: Serious risk
Oil can enter the intake circuit of the engine.
This can lead to engine failure.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)
Description: Passenger car
Batch number / Barcode: Year of manufacture: 2018 Only vehicles fitted with a 1.6L B16DTH (LDI) diesel engine are concerned.
Country of origin: Germany
Alert submitted by: France
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Poland, The Netherlands
Alert number: A12/0500/18
Product: Van
Name: Sprinter
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Mercedes-Benz
Type / number of model: Type: Conversion to gas operation with individual vehicle approval pursuant to ECE R110
Risk level: Serious risk
Corrosion of the gas-pressure tank may occur.
This could lead to the tank bursting.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)
Description: Van
Batch number / Barcode: The vehicles affected were produced between 25.6.1997 and 28.9.2006.
Country of origin: Germany
Alert submitted by: Germany
Alert number: A12/0505/18
Product: Passenger car
Name: Focus, C-Max
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Ford
Type / number of model: Type-approval number: e13*2007/46*1138*21, e13*2007/46*1103*19; type: DYB, DXA
Risk level: Serious risk
A possible casting defect in the alloy wheel rims could lead to fatigue cracks.
A wheel could consequently break.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)
Description: Passenger car
Batch number / Barcode: The vehicles affected were manufactured between September 2016 and October 2016.
Country of origin: Germany, Spain
Alert submitted by: Germany
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Ireland, Poland
Alert number: A12/0506/18
Product: Plastic doll
Name: LINDA HERMOSA SIRENA
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Toys
Brand: Unknown
Type / number of model:  Item no: L4359/96/150
Risk level: Serious risk
The plastic material of the doll contains bis (2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value 16.14% by weight).
This phthalate may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to the reproductive system.

The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Retailer): Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description: Plastic doll (mermaid) with accessories. Ages 3+.
Batch number / Barcode: 8603961554463
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Czech Republic
   
Alert number: A12/0507/18
Product: Plastic doll
Name: Pretty angels
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Toys
Brand: Clown
Type / number of model: NO.LY-1911 (on packaging) C5153 (on attached label)
Risk level: Serious risk
The plastic material of the doll contains bis (2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value 21.1% by weight).
This phthalate may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to the reproductive system.

The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.
Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Importer)
Description: Plastic doll packed in a blister with a cardboard back.
Batch number / Barcode: EAN: 5902510211530
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Poland
  
Alert number: A12/0510/18
Product: Wooden car
Name: Porsche Drivers Selection
Risk type: Choking
Category: Toys
Brand: Porsche
Type / number of model:  Art 46770
Risk level: Serious risk
The wheels and axle of the toy car can be easily detached, generating small parts.
A small child may put the small parts in the mouth and choke on them.

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: Retailer): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures, Recall of the product from end users
Description: A toy wooden car sold individually in a cardboard package.
Batch number / Barcode: EAN 5906554246770, LOT/DT 031116
Country of origin: Poland
Alert submitted by: Finland