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Report 7 (Published on: 16/02/2018)

Alert number: A12/0220/18
Product: Aerosol snow spray
Name: Neve Spray floccata
Risk type: Burns
Category: Chemical products
Brand: NATALUNA Decorazioni
Type / number of model: Unknown
Risk level: Serious risk
The spray contains a highly flammable colourant and there are no pictograms indicating ‘highly flammable and irritant’ on the packaging.
If it catches fire the user could suffer burns.

The product does not comply with the classification, labelling and packaging (CLP) regulation.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures
Description: Decorative aerosol ‘Snow spray' packed in a cardboard box with the indication that it is for professional use’, although easily findable for consumers.
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Italy
  
Alert number: A12/0210/18
Product: Children’s jacket
Name: JOPICA
Risk type: Strangulation
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
Brand: FILIP KID'S FASHION (FKF)
Type / number of model: 14083
Risk level: Serious risk
There are drawstrings with free ends in the hood.
These drawstrings 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 taken by economic operators: Making the marketing of the product subject to prior conditions (By: Importer)
Description: Jacket with drawstring with free ends in the hood for 12-year old children (size 158).
Batch number / Barcode: 8606018598762
Country of origin: Serbia
Alert submitted by: Slovenia
   
Alert number: A12/0211/18
Product: Children’s jacket
Name: TRENIRKA
Risk type: Strangulation
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
Brand: FILIP KID'S FASHION (FKF)
Type / number of model: 13882
Risk level: Serious risk
There are drawstrings with free ends in the hood.
These drawstrings 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 taken by economic operators: Making the marketing of the product subject to prior conditions (By: Importer)
Description: Jacket with drawstring with free ends in the hood for 10-year old children (size 146).
Batch number / Barcode: 8606018596751
Country of origin: Serbia
Alert submitted by: Slovenia
   
Alert number: A12/0212/18
Product: Children’s jacket
Name: DUKS JAKNA
Risk type: Strangulation
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
Brand: FILIP KID'S FASHION
Type / number of model: 13799
Risk level: Serious risk
There are drawstrings with free ends in the hood.
These drawstrings 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: Making the marketing of the product subject to prior conditions (By: Importer)
Description: Jacket with drawstring with free ends in the hood for 10-year old children (size 146).
Batch number / Barcode: 8606018595921
Country of origin: Serbia
Alert submitted by: Slovenia
   
Alert number: A12/0213/18
Product: Children’s jacket
Name: Unknown
Risk type: Strangulation
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
Brand: KIPSTA
Type / number of model: 2075775, 2075776
Risk level: Serious risk
There are drawstrings in the neck area. These 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 taken by economic operators: Making the marketing of the product subject to prior conditions (By: Distributor)
Description: Children’s jacket with elastic drawstring with protruding loops of 16 cm long in the hood; sizes 115-124, 125-132.
Batch number / Barcode: 3583788360810, 3583788360933
Country of origin: Vietnam
Alert submitted by: Slovenia
  
Alert number: A12/0217/18
Product: Babies' clothing set
Name: Unknown
Risk type: Choking
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
Brand: PICK OUIC
Type / number of model:  Ref. 5511219
Risk level: Serious risk
The buttons detach easily from the clothing.
A small child could put them in the mouth and choke.

The product does not comply with the relevant national standard UNE 40902.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Import rejected at border
Description: Blue dungarees and white shirt, both with buttons, for babies.
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Spain
   
Alert number: A12/0219/18
Product: Babies' dress
Name: Vestidito bebé Caponata
Risk type: Choking
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
Brand: The F1rst
Type / number of model: Art. 3020000009788 Malachite 1040
Risk level: Serious risk
The buttons detach easily from the garment.
A small child could put them in the mouth and choke.

The product does not comply with the relevant national standard UNE 40902.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Import rejected at border
Description: Babies' dress with flower pattern and 9 buttons.
Batch number / Barcode:  88341521
Country of origin: India
Alert submitted by: Spain
  
Alert number: A12/0206/18
Product: Eyeshadow palette
Name: EYESHADOW
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Cosmetics
Brand: The Bronze Palette
Type / number of model: Unknown
Risk level: Serious risk
The product contains arsenic (measured value up to 4.87 mg/kg), lead (measured value up to 27 mg/kg), nickel (measured value up to 41.8 mg/kg) and chromium VI (measured value up to 43.6 mg/kg).
Arsenic is carcinogenic, exposure to lead is harmful for human health and can cause irreversible neurotoxicity. Nickel can cause skin irritation and induce sensitisation or elicit allergic responses. Chromium VI is sensitising and may trigger allergic reactions.

The product does not comply with the Cosmetic Products Regulation.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Destruction of the product
Description: White box containing an eyeshadow palette with nine colours.
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
Country of origin: Unknown
Alert submitted by: Ireland
    
Alert number: A12/0207/18
Product: Lipstick
Name: LIPSTICK & LINER
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Cosmetics
Brand: MATTE LIQUID
Type / number of model: Unknown
Risk level: Serious risk
The product contains arsenic (measured value: 1.35 mg/kg), lead (measured value: 9.48 mg/kg), nickel (measured value: 8.03 mg/kg) and chromium VI (measured value: 16.3 mg/kg).
Arsenic is carcinogenic, exposure to lead is harmful for human health and can cause irreversible neurotoxicity. Nickel can cause skin irritation and induce sensitisation or elicit allergic responses. Chromium VI is sensitising and may trigger allergic reactions.

The product does not comply with the Cosmetic Products Regulation.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Destruction of the product
Description: White and pink cardboard box with coloured lips containing a liquid lipstick and lip liner (various shades).
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
Country of origin: Unknown
Alert submitted by: Ireland
  
Alert number: A12/0226/18
Product: Sunscreen
Name: SPF 30 Haute Protection
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Cosmetics
Brand: Lovea
Type / number of model: 203577/2
Risk level: Serious risk
The cream contains methylisothiazolinone (MI) (measured value 0.011% by weight).
Dermal contact with 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: Distributor)
Description: Suncream packaged in a white 50 ml tube with other data, such as directions for use, ingredients, article number etc.
Batch number / Barcode: LOT 0641C9901, EAN 3506770303022
Country of origin: France
Alert submitted by: Estonia
    
Alert number: A12/0224/18
Product: Travel plug adapter
Name: Multi Charger
Risk type: Electric shock
Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
Brand: Celly
Type / number of model: UTC01
Risk level: Serious risk
Two plugs can be opened at the same time and are connected electrically.
If one of the plugs is inserted in a socket, the user could touch the pins of the other plug and receive an electric shock.

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: Distributor): Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description: Travel plug adapter with USB output, sold in a cardboard box.
Batch number / Barcode: 8021735105213
Country of origin: Italy
Alert submitted by: Finland
   
Alert number: A12/0230/18
Product: Aroma diffuser
Name: Unknown
Risk type: Electric shock
Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
Brand: Seruman
Type / number of model: GRT-120100 AC/DC (Adapter) GX-11 k (Aroma diffuser)
Risk level: Serious risk
The electrical insulation of the transformer of the power supply is inadequate.
Accessible parts could become live.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 61558.
Measures taken by economic operators: Import rejected at border (By: Importer)
Description: Plastic aroma diffuser supplied with a power supply. Packed in a brown cardboard box.
Batch number / Barcode: SN: 1709025367
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: United Kingdom
    
Alert number: A12/0229/18
Product: LED lighting chain
Name: MULTI FUNCTION
Risk type: Electric shock
Category: Lighting chains
Brand: Unknown
Type / number of model: Unknown
Risk level: Serious risk
The cable is not properly attached and the control device is not mechanically solid.
Live parts can become accessible as a result.

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): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures
Description: LED lighting chain with cardboard packaging.
Batch number / Barcode: 4772020001119
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Lithuania
  
Alert number: A12/0199/18
Product: LED light
Name: Tehokas LED työvalaisin
Risk type: Electric shock
Category: Lighting equipment
Brand: LED Storm
Type / number of model: ZPC251218000 (charger), 5712 (light)
Risk level: Serious risk
The electrical insulation of the transformer of the charger is inadequate.
The accessible output connector could become live.

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: Manufacturer): Recall of the product from end users
Description: LED light supplied with a power supply ("AC/DC charger"). Sold in a cardboard box.
Batch number / Barcode: 6430050627560
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Finland
   
Alert number: A12/0201/18
Product: LED ceiling light
Name: LED Panellight
Risk type: Electric shock
Category: Lighting equipment
Brand: V-TAC
Type / number of model: Light: VT-607, LED Power supply: VT-607(4-7)x1W)
Risk level: Serious risk
The electrical insulation of the transformer of the power supply is inadequate.
The accessible output connector of the power supply could become live.

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 luminaire supplied with a power supply ("LED driver"). Sold in a cardboard box.
Batch number / Barcode: 3800230629753
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Finland
  
Alert number: A12/0223/18
Product: LED floodlight
Name: LED valonheitin
Risk type: Electric shock
Category: Lighting equipment
Brand: Deuzer
Type / number of model: 27174 (light), HYK12-0841000 (Power supply unit)
Risk level: Serious risk
The electrical insulation between the enamel insulated primary and secondary windings is insufficient. The accessible power of the DC supply output could consequently become live.
The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 62560.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Recall of the product from end users
Description: LED floodlight supplied with a power supply "Switching power supply" sold in a white-black cardboard package.
Batch number / Barcode: 6438022271742
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Finland
   
Alert number: A12/0193/18
Product: Lorry/bus
Name: S730, R560, K410
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Scania
Type / number of model: Type approval numbers: e.g. E4*2007/46*1128*01, E4*2007/46*0030*19 Types: e.g. A 4x2 , B 6x2
Risk level: Serious risk
There is a cracking between the ventilation holes of the wheel rims.
This can cause the wheel rims to break.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)
Description: Lorry/bus
Batch number / Barcode: The vehicles concerned have been manufactured since 2017. Production years: 2016 - 2017
Country of origin: Germany
Alert submitted by: Germany
Alert number: A12/0197/18
Product: Gas regulator
Name: 20-1100 Series
Risk type: Fire
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Tescom
Type / number of model: Type-approval number: 000141; type: 20-11
Risk level: Serious risk
Owing to a damaged ‘O’ ring, the gas regulator could leak at the screw thread of the solenoid valve.
Escaping gas could lead to an explosion.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)
Description: Regulator for compressed natural gas vehicles
Batch number / Barcode: Produced between 1 February 2017 and 31 October 2017
Country of origin: Germany
Alert submitted by: Germany
Products were found and measures were taken also in: The Netherlands
Alert number: A12/0198/18
Product: Motorcycle
Name: Various models
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Ducati
Type / number of model: Models: Scrambler, Multistrada, Monster, XDiavel, Panigale, Type-approval numbers: e49*168/2013*00017, e3*2002/24*0563, e3*168/2013*00010, e49*168/2013*00006, e49*168/2013*00009, e49*2002/24*0001* e49*168/2013*00025 Type: KC, A2, AC, MA, GA, H9, HC
Risk level: Serious risk
The floating piston in the front radial cylinder for the front brake may be faulty.
This could lead to a reduction in brake effectiveness.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)
Description: Motorcycle
Batch number / Barcode: The vehicles concerned were manufactured between 2015 and 2018.
Country of origin: Italy
Alert submitted by: Germany
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Poland
Alert number: A12/0200/18
Product: Motorcycle
Name: RSV4 - Tuono 1100
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Aprilia
Type / number of model: Type approval number: e11*168/2013*00255*00 e11*168/2013*00253*01 e11*2002/24*0749*05 rev * Type: KG, KE, RK
Risk level: Serious risk
There may be a fault with the front brake system.
The fault could lead to a reduction in braking performance and the risk of an accident.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)
Description: Motorcycle
Batch number / Barcode: The vehicles concerned were produced between 2015 and 2017.
Country of origin: Italy
Alert submitted by: Germany
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Poland, The Netherlands
Alert number: A12/0203/18
Product: Passenger car
Name: Sharan, Volkswagen CC
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: VW
Type / number of model: Type approval number: e1*2001/116*0468* Type: 3CC Model: Volkswagen CC Type approval number: e1*2007/46*0401* Type: 7N
Risk level: Serious risk
A welded joint in the gas generator of the front passenger airbag may be faulty.
This means that, in the event of an accident, the airbag may not deploy properly.
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 13 September 2016 and 7 November 2016.
Country of origin: Germany
Alert submitted by: Germany
Products were found and measures were taken also in: The Netherlands
Alert number: A12/0204/18
Product: Passenger car
Name: Q3
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Audi
Type / number of model: Type approval number: e1 * 2007/46 * 0591 * .. Type: 8U
Risk level: Serious risk
A welded joint in the gas generator of the front passenger airbag may be faulty.
This means that, in the event of an accident, the airbag may not deploy properly.
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 September 2016 and November 2016.
Country of origin: Germany
Alert submitted by: Germany
Products were found and measures were taken also in: The Netherlands
Alert number: A12/0205/18
Product: Passenger car
Name: Various models
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Honda
Type / number of model: Model (Code): Civic (FD1,FD3), CR-V (RE5, RE6), Jazz (GE6, GG1, GG2, GG3, GG6), Insight (ZE2); Model year: 2010.
Risk level: Serious risk
In the event of deployment of the airbag, the internal pressure of the airbag may be excessive.
The metal inflator casing may rupture and metal fragments can be propelled through the airbag and into the vehicle compartment.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Importer)
Description: Passenger car
Batch number / Barcode: Production period: January 2009 – November 2010
Country of origin: China, Japan, United Kingdom
Alert submitted by: Portugal
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Poland, The Netherlands
Alert number: A12/0208/18
Product: Passenger car
Name: NX300h, RX450h, Prius
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Lexus, Toyota
Type / number of model: Model: Lexus NX300h, Lexus RX450h and Toyota Prius; EC-type approval number: e6*2007/46*0111 (NX300h), e6*2007/46*0163 (RX450h), e11*2007/46*2971 (Prius).
Risk level: Serious risk
There could be a fault with the pressure sensors for the airbag system.
This could lead to the non-deployment of the side/curtain shield airbags and/or front airbags, increasing the risk of injury to the occupants in the event of a crash.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Importer)
Description: Passenger car
Batch number / Barcode: Production year: 2015
Country of origin: Japan
Alert submitted by: Portugal
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Poland, The Netherlands
Alert number: A12/0221/18
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 5/12/2016 and 1/7/2016
Country of origin: France
Alert submitted by: France
Alert number: A12/0222/18
Product: Passenger car
Name: C4 Aircross
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Citroën
Type / number of model: e2*2007/46*0117*04, e2*2007/46*0117*05, e2*2007/46*0117*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 17/12/2014 and 1/7/2016
Country of origin: France
Alert submitted by: France
Alert number: A12/0225/18
Product: Bus
Name: Lions City
Risk type: Fire
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: MAN
Type / number of model: Type-approval numbers: e4*2007/46*0202*, e4*2007/46*0560*, e4*2007/46*0250*, e4*2007/46*0203*, e4*2007/46*0094* Types: B.2007.46.010, B.2007.46.015, B.2007.46.012, B.2007.46.011, B.2007.46.00
Risk level: Serious risk
The seal ring on the high pressure gas valve of the gas pressure regulator could be damaged.
The combination of high pressure and high temperature in this area could lead to the damaged seal shifting position, which could result in a leak.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)
Description: Gas-powered bus
Batch number / Barcode: The vehicles concerned were manufactured between March 2017 and December 2017.
Country of origin: Germany
Alert submitted by: Germany
Alert number: A12/0228/18
Product: Motorcycle
Name: FS450
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Husqvarna
Type / number of model: Unknown
Risk level: Serious risk
The actuating piston on the front wheel master brake cylinder may be defective.
This could lead to reduced brake effectiveness.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)
Description: Motorcycle
Batch number / Barcode: The vehicles concerned were manufactured between 2015 and 2017
Country of origin: Austria
Alert submitted by: Germany
Alert number: A12/0194/18
Product: Plastic doll
Name: Girls Beautiful
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Toys
Brand: Toys Group
Type / number of model: TG370293-8251-288
Risk level: Serious risk
The plastic material of the doll contains di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value: 4.87% by weight), di-butyl phthalate (DBP) (measured value: 0.24% by weight).
These phthalates may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to the reproductive system. It also contains di-isononyl phthalate (DINP) (measured value: 1.47 % by weight).

The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Import rejected at border
Description: Plastic doll with plastic accessories packaged in a cardboard box with plastic window.
Batch number / Barcode: EAN: 5902553801026
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Poland
   
Alert number: A12/0195/18
Product: Children's mask
Name: Maska potwora z kapturem
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Toys
Brand: JUMI
Type / number of model: H-260344
Risk level: Serious risk
The plastic material of the mask contains di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value: 4.53% 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: Importer): Import rejected at border
Description: Blue and red monster mask with textile hood.
Batch number / Barcode: EAN: 5900410260344
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Poland
  
Alert number: A12/0196/18
Product: Plastic doll
Name: Lady Pink
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Toys
Brand: Country Belle
Type / number of model: G089752
Risk level: Serious risk
The plastic material of the doll contains di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value: 0.3% 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: Importer): Import rejected at border
Description: Plastic doll with accessories packaged in a printed cardboard box with plastic window.
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Poland
 
Alert number: A12/0202/18
Product: Teething toy
Name: Gilbert le lapin
Risk type: Choking
Category: Toys
Brand: Oli & Carol
Type / number of model: L-FRT-UNIT-RABBIT
Risk level: Serious risk
The rabbit's ears protrude.
A small child could put them in the mouth where they can get stuck and obstruct the airways.

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: Retailer)
Description: Rabbit-shaped teething toy.
Batch number / Barcode: 8437015928258
Country of origin: Unknown
Alert submitted by: France
   
Alert number: A12/0209/18
Product: Slide
Name: Children' slide
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Toys
Brand: Flair
Type / number of model: DINO
Risk level: Serious risk
The slide is not sufficiently stable.
The slide can tip over during use and children might suffer injuries.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toys Safety Directive and with the relevant European standard EN 71-8.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Distributor): Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description: Colourful plastic slide for children older than 2 years. Maximum load capacity - by label - 25 kg. Packaging: cardboard box
Batch number / Barcode: 5995875703536
Country of origin: Hungary
Alert submitted by: Hungary
   
Alert number: A12/0214/18
Product: Plastic doll set
Name: Lalki para
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Toys
Brand: P.H. KRIS - TAEM
Type / number of model: ITEM NO. 00-04287
Risk level: Serious risk
The plastic material of the dolls contains 2-ethylhexyl phthalate (DEHP) (measured value: 10.6% by weight).
This phthalate may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to the reproductive system. It also contains di-isononyl phthalate (DINP) (measured value: 16.4 % by weight).

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 three plastic dolls packaged in a plastic bag.
Batch number / Barcode: 5906160204287
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Poland
   
Alert number: A12/0215/18
Product: Bath toy set
Name: Yellow Duck
Risk type: Choking
Category: Toys
Brand: Unknown
Type / number of model: 20411153
Risk level: Serious risk
Small plastic parts (squeaking element) may easily detach from the toy.
A small child may put them 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 taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Importer)
Company recall page: 
Description: 6 bath ducks in a transparent plastic bag.
Batch number / Barcode: 5420023179272
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Belgium
   
Alert number: A12/0216/18
Product: Toy plastic cars
Name: City Rescue
Risk type: Choking
Category: Toys
Brand: SAMEFAS
Type / number of model: Ref.: 4693 and 4694
Risk level: Serious risk
The yellow rubber parts of the wheels can come off and break, generating small parts.
A 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: Importer): Import rejected at border
Description: Set of little plastic cars of various colours. Packaging: cardboard box.
Batch number / Barcode: 8435114945961 and 8435114946944
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Spain
      
Alert number: A12/0218/18
Product: Fancy-dress mask
Name: Masque d'horreur
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Toys
Brand: JOJA
Type / number of model: HAL114
Risk level: Serious risk
The plastic material of the mask contains di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value: 24.9 % 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: Recall of the product from end users (By: Importer)
Description: Horror mask made of flexible plastic with a black fabric veil.
Batch number / Barcode: CH7070-0028-02
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: France
   
Alert number: A12/0227/18
Product: Magnetic putty
Name: Magnetic Putty
Risk type: Chemical, Injuries
Category: Toys
Brand: LG-MY
Type / number of model: Blue, Gold
Risk level: Serious risk
The gold-coloured putty contains high amounts of arsenic (measured value: 32.9mg/kg) and lead (measured value: 29 mg/kg). Moreover, the magnet is a small part with a high magnetic flux.
Arsenic is toxic and exposure to lead is harmful for human health and can cause developmental neurotoxicity. If a child swallows this small magnet and other metallic objects, they could attract one another causing intestinal blockage or perforation.

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: Magnetic putty containing a small magnet and small 'sticky eyes', supplied in a tin. Available in various colours.
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
Country of origin: Unknown
Alert submitted by: United Kingdom
   
Alert number: A11/0013/18
Product: Travel plug adaptor
Name: Unknown
Risk type: Electric shock
Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
Brand: GTV
Type / number of model: E-PAANPO-30 (ZP-11534/14)
Risk level: Other risk level
The housing of the adapter is not sufficiently resistant.
Users could access the live parts of the product which could lead to an electric shock.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the relevant standard.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Distributor): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures
Description: Adapter with earthing, demountable, with three pins on one side and 3 holes on the other side, there is an embossed writing on the housing - 13AMP, 250V ~, without packaging.
Batch number / Barcode: 5908231313904
Country of origin: Poland
Alert submitted by: Lithuania
   
Alert number: A11/0012/18
Product: Trapeze/ Swing
Name: Trapézhinta
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Toys
Brand: NÁDLAND
Type / number of model: Unknown
Risk level: Other risk level
The horizontal wooden rod is not sufficiently resistant to load and can break.
As a consequence, the user may fall.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 71-8.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Distributor): Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description: Trapeze/swing with a horizontal wooden rod and green triangular handrails. The length of the hanging rope can be adjusted. Packaging: transparent plastic bag.
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Hungary
  






Report 6 (Published on: 09/02/2018)

Alert number: A12/0175/18
Product: Soother holder
Name: Pacifier clip
Risk type: Choking
Category: Childcare articles and children's equipment
Brand: Elodie details
Type / number of model: 1) 103126 ("Angel Lace") , 2) 103154 ("Precious Puppy") , 3) 103156 ("Dots of Fauna"), 4) 103155 ("Petite Botanic"), 5) 103152 ("Sweet Honey")
Risk level: Serious risk
The garment fastener breaks into pieces.
A child may put the small parts in the mouth and choke on them.

The product does not comply with the relevant European Standard EN 12586.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures
Description: Soother holders made of textile strap (different colours and patterns) and metallic garment fastener
Batch number / Barcode: 1) 7350041671527,, 2)7350041671558, , 3)7350041671565, , 4)7350041671541,, 5) 7350041671459
Country of origin: Taiwan
Alert submitted by: Finland
     
Alert number: A12/0181/18
Product: Babies' cardigan
Name: Unknown
Risk type: Choking
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
Brand: Nino Kids
Type / number of model: Unknown
Risk level: Serious risk
The small decorative elements can easily be detached from the garment.
A small child may put them in the mouth and choke on it.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Distributor): Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description: White knitted cardigan for little girls. The product is decorated with glued beads. Size: 1
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
Country of origin: Turkey
Alert submitted by: Hungary
   
Alert number: A12/0190/18
Product: False eyelash glue
Name: Ultra Plus
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Cosmetics
Brand: BL
Type / number of model: Unknown
Risk level: Serious risk
The glue contains hydroquinone (measured value: 0.11% 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): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures
Description: Bottle of eyelash glue in a black plastic bag.
Batch number / Barcode: lot.nr 6JB9GP
Country of origin: Republic of Korea
Alert submitted by: Norway
  
Alert number: A12/0191/18
Product: False eyelash glue
Name: B-10
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Cosmetics
Brand: Dina Bellè
Type / number of model: Unknown
Risk level: Serious risk
The glue contains hydroquinone (measured value: 0.1% 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): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures
Description: Small white bottle with blue labelling, containing glue for false eyelashes.
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
Country of origin: Republic of Korea
Alert submitted by: Norway
  
Alert number: A12/0192/18
Product: Glue for false nails
Name: Image Plate
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Cosmetics
Brand: KONAD
Type / number of model: Unknown
Risk level: Serious risk
The glue contains hydroquinone (measured value 0.07% 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): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures
Description: A small, transparent bottle looking like a pen with pink labelling, sold in a plastic bag.
Batch number / Barcode: Lot nr. 8809109830509
Country of origin: Republic of Korea
Alert submitted by: Norway
 
Alert number: A12/0159/18
Product: Loudspeaker
Name: Bluetooth Speaker
Risk type: Electric shock
Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
Brand: Manta
Type / number of model: Power supply: LQ-0915
Risk level: Serious risk
The electrical insulation of the power supply unit is inadequate.
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 60065.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Distributor): Recall of the product from end users
Description: Bluetooth loudspeaker supplied with a power supply. Sold in a cardboard package.
Batch number / Barcode: 5902510604301
Country of origin: Poland
Alert submitted by: Finland
    
Alert number: A12/0165/18
Product: USB charger
Name: USB POWER ADAPTOR
Risk type: Electric shock
Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
Brand: Grundig / A.I. & E.
Type / number of model: 91617 / YC-CDA5
Risk level: Serious risk
The electrical insulation of the power supply unit is inadequate.
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 60950.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Distributor): Recall of the product from end users
Description: USB charger packed in blister with a white cardboard back.
Batch number / Barcode: 8711252916170
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Finland
    
Alert number: A12/0170/18
Product: Surge protection device
Name: Ogranicznik Przepiec
Risk type: Fire
Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
Brand: LCTEC
Type / number of model: B+C / 30B+C-4-230/400/CT-C+C
Risk level: Serious risk
The overvoltage protection is inadequate.
Failure to limit transient overvoltages of atmospheric origin may damage the electrical installation and cause fire.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant standard IEC 61643.
Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Manufacturer)
Description: Surge protection device packaged in a plain cardboard box.
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Poland
   
Alert number: A12/0172/18
Product: Electric shaver
Name: Rechargeable Shaver
Risk type: Electric shock
Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
Brand: Gemei
Type / number of model: GM-9001
Risk level: Serious risk
The conductor sleeves of the socket on the adapter are not recessed sufficiently.
The user could touch the conductor sleeves and receive an electric shock.

The product does not comply with the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 60335.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Distributor): Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description: Electric shaver with a built -in battery which can be charged via a supplied adapter which plugs into a mains socket. Packaging: cardboard box.
Batch number / Barcode: 6 957952 290017 (on the packaging); 8 033012 001170 (on a label)
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Hungary
   
Alert number: A12/0173/18
Product: Hairdryer
Name: PROFESSIONAL HAIR DRYER
Risk type: Burns, Electric shock, Fire
Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
Brand: Gemei
Type / number of model: GM-1711
Risk level: Serious risk
The hair dryer is not equipped with a thermal cut-out device. The plastic material of the casing is combustible.
The hair dryer can overheat and catch fire during use. Melted plastic can cause burns and leave live parts accessible that could lead to an electric shock if touched by users.

The product does not comply with the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 60335.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Distributor, Importer): Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description: White and pink electric hair dryer. Packaging: cardboard box.
Batch number / Barcode: 6 957952 217113 (on the packaging); 8 029012 001104 (on the product)
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Hungary
  
Alert number: A12/0177/18
Product: Electric tap
Name: Heating Electric Faucet
Risk type: Electric shock
Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
Brand: IKON
Type / number of model: 1) Model: 11337, Ref.Nr. HY30-03, 2) Model: 11338, Ref.Nr. HY30-03
Risk level: Serious risk
Accessible parts have only basic insulation.
In case of damage to the basic insulation, the user could receive an electric shock.

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, Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Importer)
Description: Electric water heating tap in cardboard box.
Batch number / Barcode: 1) 3856019113371, 2) 3856019113388
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Croatia
    
Alert number: A12/0178/18
Product: Toaster
Name: Unknown
Risk type: Burns, Fire
Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
Brand: Crown
Type / number of model: CT-828
Risk level: Serious risk
The product may overheat catching fire during use or causing burns to the user.
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: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Distributor)
Description: Two slice pop-up toaster
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Malta
   
Alert number: A12/0179/18
Product: Food mixer
Name: Hand Mixer
Risk type: Fire
Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
Brand: Floria
Type / number of model: ZLN7567
Risk level: Serious risk
The product is not sufficiently resistant to heat.
Overheating of the product could lead to a fire.

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: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Distributor)
Description: Food mixer in cardboard box.
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
Country of origin: Unknown
Alert submitted by: Malta
  
Alert number: A12/0180/18
Product: Blender
Name: Blender2Go
Risk type: Electric shock
Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
Brand: Princess
Type / number of model: 217400
Risk level: Serious risk
If the jar is overfilled, the moisture could conduct electricity to controls and thus electrocuting user.
The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the European Standard EN 60335.
Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Distributor)
Description: Blender with glass jar and drinking bottle. Packed in a cardboard box.
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
Country of origin: The Netherlands
Alert submitted by: Malta
    
Alert number: A12/0185/18
Product: Food mixer
Name: Mixer with Whisks
Risk type: Electric shock
Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
Brand: DCG
Type / number of model: HM815N
Risk level: Serious risk
Live parts are accessible.
The user could touch the live parts and receive an electric shock.

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: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Distributor)
Measures ordered by public authorities: Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description: Hand-held food mixer in cardboard box.
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
Country of origin: Unknown
Alert submitted by: Malta
   
Alert number: A12/0186/18
Product: Toaster
Name: 2 SLICE TOASTER
Risk type: Burns, Fire
Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
Brand: OMEGA
Type / number of model: TT-01
Risk level: Serious risk
The product may overheat and is prone to burst into flames causing burns to the user and setting fire to the house.
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: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Distributor)
Description: Two-slice, pop-up toaster in white colour.
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Malta
  
Alert number: A12/0187/18
Product: Food Mixer
Name: Hand Mixer
Risk type: Electric shock
Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
Brand: VOX
Type / number of model: MX-8021A3 Power mixx 400w
Risk level: Serious risk
Live parts are accessible
The user could touch the live parts and receive an electric shock.

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: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Distributor)
Description: Hand-held food mixer in a cardboard box.
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
Country of origin: The Netherlands
Alert submitted by: Malta
   
Alert number: A12/0160/18
Product: Heater
Name: Unknown
Risk type: Fire
Category: Machinery
Brand: Draper
Type / number of model: DSH-IR30 54046
Risk level: Serious risk
Combustion of unburnt diesel fuel may take place outside of the combustion chamber on the heating plate.
The fuel may flare up, creating a potential fire risk.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Machinery Directive.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Manufacturer)
Company recall page: 
Description: Infra-red diesel heater on trolley wheels, 124,000 BTU (34kW). No packaging.
Batch number / Barcode: SF2-1407
Country of origin: Republic of Korea
Alert submitted by: United Kingdom
 
Alert number: A12/0163/18
Product: Passenger car
Name: Citigo, Rapid
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Skoda
Type / number of model: Type-approval numbers: e13*2007/46*1169*, e11*2007/46*0250* Types: AA, NH
Risk level: Serious risk
The towing eye fitted to the vehicle may be defective.
The towing eye fitted to the vehicle may break during use and the tow-rope may strike persons.
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 29 March and 24 April 2017.
Country of origin: Czech Republic, Slovakia
Alert submitted by: Germany
Products were found and measures were taken also in: The Netherlands
Alert number: A12/0168/18
Product: Passenger car / van
Name: Various models
Risk type: Fire
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Ford
Type / number of model: Kuga, Focus, C-Max, Fiesta ST, Transit Connect
Risk level: Serious risk
Localised overheating of the engine cylinder head can occur due to the engine not containing sufficient coolant.
This may cause the cylinder head to crack, causing a pressurised oil leak that may result in a fire in the engine compartment.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)
Description: Passenger car / van
Batch number / Barcode: Vehicles built between 02/06/2010 and 20/12/2014.
Country of origin: Spain
Alert submitted by: United Kingdom
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Poland, The Netherlands
Alert number: A12/0169/18
Product: Passenger car
Name: Focus, C-MAX
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Ford
Type / number of model: Type approval numbers: TR*2007/46*7392*05, E13*2007/46*1138*21 and E13*2007/46*1103*19.
Risk level: Serious risk
The alloy wheels may have a casting defect which could lead to a premature fatigue crack.
This could result in an unexpected alloy wheel failure which could cause the driver to lose control of the vehicle.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)
Description: Passenger car
Batch number / Barcode: The alloy wheels were manufactured between 26/09/2016 and 10/10/2016.
Country of origin: Germany
Alert submitted by: United Kingdom
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Estonia, The Netherlands
Alert number: A12/0174/18
Product: Motorcycle
Name: KTM 1290 Superduke GT
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: KTM, Husquarna
Type / number of model: KTM 690 DUKE R, MJ 15 KTM 1290 SUPER DUKE R, MJ15 KTM 1290 SUPER DUKE GT, MJ16 FS 450 MJ 16-18
Risk level: Serious risk
A possible weakness in the brake piston may cause cracks.
Cracks in the brake piston could lead to brake failure.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)
Company recall page: 
Description: Motorcycle
Batch number / Barcode: Model years 2015 - 2018
Country of origin: Austria
Alert submitted by: Austria
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Estonia
Alert number: A12/0189/18
Product: Vehicle component
Name: Multima Pro
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Petri+Lehr
Type / number of model: Unknown
Risk level: Serious risk
A defective weld may cause breakage of a component of the manual control device for the brake and accelerator pedal.
This could considerably impair the operation of the brake and accelerator pedal, and may even lead to complete failure of the brake function.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)
Description: Handcontrol for wheelchair users.
Batch number / Barcode: Produced between 1 January 2016 and 30 June 2017 are affected.
Country of origin: Germany
Alert submitted by: Germany
Alert number: A12/0158/18
Product: Toy pushchair
Name: Doll Stroller
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Toys
Brand: Tiachen
Type / number of model: ITEM: 7700 (on the pack) ITEM: 28279 (on the label)
Risk level: Serious risk
The pushchair has only one safety lock and may easily collapse. Children's fingers may become trapped between moving parts, causing injuries.
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, Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description: A pink folding pushchair for dolls decorated with flowers, packed in a transparent plastic bag.
Batch number / Barcode: 7521890282794 (on the label)
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Slovakia
    
Alert number: A12/0161/18
Product: Toy scooter
Name: Kick Board SCOOTER
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Toys
Brand: IKO Idea for life
Type / number of model: N.79926
Risk level: Serious risk
The front fork is not sufficiently resistant to load and can deform in the event of an impact and the front wheel is to small and could get stuck in holes in the ground.
This can cause the child to lose balance and fall.

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, Warning consumers of the risks
Description: Toy scooter packed in a cardboard box.
Batch number / Barcode: 8585030079926
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Slovakia
   
Alert number: A12/0162/18
Product: Toy gun
Name: SUPER SHOOTING
Risk type: Choking
Category: Toys
Brand: Unknown
Type / number of model: NO: 555-3
Risk level: Serious risk
The suction cups can be easily detached from the projectiles.
If a child puts the projectile in the mouth, the suction cup may detach and obstruct the airways.

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, Retailer): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures, Recall of the product from end users, Warning consumers of the risks, Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description: A colourful plastic gun and four foam projectiles with suction cups, supplied in a blister pack with cardboard back.
Batch number / Barcode: 5104732152848
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Slovakia
    
Alert number: A12/0164/18
Product: Building blocks kit
Name: TOYS
Risk type: Choking
Category: Toys
Brand: Unknown
Type / number of model: STC959136
Risk level: Serious risk
Small children may put some of the blocks (14 orange wheels) 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, Warning consumers of the risks
Description: A kit consisting of 36 plastic blocks of various shapes and colours, wrapped in a transparent plastic bag.
Batch number / Barcode: 6991209591366
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Slovakia
    
Alert number: A12/0166/18
Product: Plastic doll
Name: GIRL FASHION Series
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Toys
Brand: Unknown
Type / number of model: YX014
Risk level: Serious risk
The plastic material of the doll contains bis (2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value 9.54% 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 about 26 cm tall with long pink hair pulled back in a ponytail. The dress can be seen in different colours. The package is approx. 31x8x12cm.
Batch number / Barcode: 8590042092559 The code does not exist, A9255D3V240A201 / A9255D2V240A201
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Czech Republic
   
Alert number: A12/0167/18
Product: Plastic doll
Name: Sofia the First
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Toys
Brand: Unknown
Type / number of model: Unknown
Risk level: Serious risk
The plastic material of the doll contains bis (2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value 14.6% 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 “Sofia the First, BEAUTIFUL PRINCESS“ is about 15 cm tall with long hair. Packed in a cardboard box with transparent window.
Batch number / Barcode: 3-576-24, 8591003269638 , TB-2720
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Czech Republic
  
Alert number: A12/0171/18
Product: Set of plastic dolls
Name: Vogue GIRL
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Toys
Brand: GAZELO toys
Type / number of model: NO.263-D
Risk level: Serious risk
The plastic material of the dolls contains di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value: 24.5% 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: Set of 3 dolls (family). The pack contains additional dresses.
Batch number / Barcode: 5907773985679 , G090105-263D-25-4557
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Czech Republic
   
Alert number: A12/0176/18
Product: Rattle
Name: Baby rattle set
Risk type: Choking
Category: Toys
Brand: meibeile
Type / number of model: 12289
Risk level: Serious risk
The toy may easily break, generating small parts (rotating ball).
A small child may put the small part into 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: Red and green coloured rattle in the form of a flower with a rotating yellow ball with a painted face. Made of hard transparent and non-transparent plastic.The toy is packed in plastic packaging.
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Lithuania
   
Alert number: A12/0182/18
Product: Wooden toy train
Name: Bunny Train
Risk type: Choking
Category: Toys
Brand: Le Toy Van / Petilou
Type / number of model: PL026
Risk level: Serious risk
The small plastic ears of the 2 smaller bunnies may break off. 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 with the relevant European standard EN 71-1.
Measures taken by economic operators: Destruction of the product, Warning consumers of the risks (By: Manufacturer)
Description: Wooden, pull-along train made of 3 carriages which hold 1 large "Mummy" rabbit , 2 smaller baby rabbits and 3 carrots. Product is packaged in a coloured box.
Batch number / Barcode: Barcode: 5 060023 42026 6, Batch codes: 026/1016/LTV03, 026/2316/LTV24, 026/4116/LTV59, 026/1217/LTV10
Country of origin: Indonesia
Alert submitted by: United Kingdom
  
Alert number: A12/0183/18
Product: Plastic swing
Name: Trix baby seat
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Toys
Brand: KBT
Type / number of model: Trix
Risk level: Serious risk
The knots of the rope can come loose and detach from the seat.
A child could consequently fall from the swing.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 71-8.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Distributor): Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description: Plastic swing with a detachable backrest and a removable T-shaped part. Packaging: cardboard box
Batch number / Barcode: 5413050011509
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Hungary
    
Alert number: A12/0184/18
Product: Plastic swing
Name: Hinta
Risk type: Choking, Injuries
Category: Toys
Brand: Technok
Type / number of model: Art. 1790; 7087 (on the label)
Risk level: Serious risk
The knots of the rope can come loose and detach from the seat and the whistle on the horn comes off easily, generating a small part.
A child may fall from the swing or put the small part in the mouth, causing choking.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 71-8.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description: Plastic swing for outdoor and indoor use, available in various colours. The swing rope is knotted under the seat and the swing is equipped with a horn.
Batch number / Barcode: 4823037601790
Country of origin: Ukraine
Alert submitted by: Hungary
   
Alert number: A12/0188/18
Product: Magnetic putty
Name: Peanfun Magnetic Putty
Risk type: Choking, Injuries
Category: Toys
Brand: Peanfun
Type / number of model: Purple
Risk level: Serious risk
The product includes a small loose magnet with a high magnetic flux.
If a child swallows this small magnet and other metallic objects, they could attract one another causing intestinal blockage or perforation or choking.

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: Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures
Description: Magnetic putty with a small magnet and small “sticky eyes” supplied in a tin. The putty comes in various colours.
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: United Kingdom
   





Report 5 (Published on: 02/02/2018)

Alert number: A12/0123/18
Product: Detergent
Name: Multi Geschirr-reiniger
Risk type: Environment
Category: Chemical products
Brand: Minel
Type / number of model: Unknown
Risk level: Serious risk
The dishwasher tablets contain 1.7 g of phosphorus in the standard dosage (limit 0.3 g).
The product is hazardous for the environment since, when excessively discharged into water, it causes algae to grow at the expense of other aquatic life.

The product does not comply with Regulation on detergents.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Retailer)
Company recall page: 
Description: Dishwasher tablets packaged in cardboard box.
Batch number / Barcode: 355216/L12, 4306188064220
Country of origin: Germany
Alert submitted by: Estonia
    
Alert number: A12/0151/18
Product: Fork
Name: Unknown
Risk type: Choking
Category: Childcare articles and children's equipment
Brand: Søstrene Grene
Type / number of model: Item nummer: 40013799
Risk level: Serious risk
The tips of the fork may break generating small parts.
Children may swallow small pieces of the fork and choke on them.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)
Description: Children's fork in bamboo and melamine with various designs.
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Denmark
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Austria
    
Alert number: A12/0133/18
Product: Girls' swimwear
Name: Unknown
Risk type: Strangulation
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
Brand: ARSENE ET LES PIPELETTES
Type / number of model: Style E17AM10-LUCETTE, color red 30
Risk level: Serious risk
The swimming costume has cords with free ends to be tied in the neck area.
The cords may become trapped during various activities, 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: Girl's red and white-striped swimming costume, size 4 years.
Batch number / Barcode: 3613100357133
Country of origin: Portugal
Alert submitted by: Spain
  
Alert number: A12/0139/18
Product: Babies' romper suit
Name: Cool Girl
Risk type: Choking
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
Brand: Jikko
Type / number of model: 550
Risk level: Serious risk
The small decorative elements (rhinestones and sequins) 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: Pink, white and black baby romper suit decorated with sequins, textile flowers and ribbons with rhinestones in the middle. Size: 0-3 M
Batch number / Barcode: 0 159634 395508
Country of origin: Turkey
Alert submitted by: Hungary
   
Alert number: A12/0140/18
Product: Girls' clothing set
Name: Unknown
Risk type: Choking
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
Brand: F&D
Type / number of model: Style No: 9645
Risk level: Serious risk
The small decorative elements (beads) can easily be detached from the clothing set.
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: Clothing set consisting of a pink, long-sleeved T-shirt, a sleeveless dress made of artificial fur and a small shoulder bag. The dress is decorated with glued-on beads. Size: 1Y
Batch number / Barcode: 055-9645
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Hungary
    
Alert number: A12/0141/18
Product: Girls' dress
Name: Unknown
Risk type: Choking, Injuries
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
Brand: Bulsen
Type / number of model: KOD: 314
Risk level: Serious risk
The small decorative elements (beads) can easily be detached from the dress. In addition the sharp safety pins are easily accessible.
A small child may put the small parts in the mouth and choke and the safety pins can cause eye or skin injuries.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Distributor): Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description: White, long-sleeved dress for little girls, decorated with textile roses (fixed by safety pins) with beads in the middle. Size: 74
Batch number / Barcode: 8 680445 163144
Country of origin: Turkey
Alert submitted by: Hungary
   
Alert number: A12/0120/18
Product: Battery pack
Name: Unknown
Risk type: Fire
Category: Communication and media equipment
Brand: HP
Type / number of model: Battery packs fitted in HP ProBook 64x (G2 and G3), HP ProBook 65x (G2 and G3), HP x360 310 G2, HP ENVY m6 and others.
Risk level: Serious risk
The batteries can short circuit.
The batteries can overheat as a result causing a fire.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)
Company recall page: 
Description: Lithium ion battery pack for notebook or mobile workstation.
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Germany
    
Alert number: A12/0152/18
Product: Candle
Name: Shaped Candle
Risk type: Fire
Category: Decorative articles
Brand: Primark
Type / number of model: Large Glitter Tree Candle
Risk level: Serious risk
Due to a material defect, the coating on the candle is inadequate.
It may cause the candle to burn more quickly and aggressively, posing a fire risk.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Retailer)
Description: Large candle in the shape of a Christmas tree with glitter.
Batch number / Barcode: Kimball 48015
Country of origin: Vietnam
Alert submitted by: United Kingdom
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Austria
 
Alert number: A12/0127/18
Product: Hair straightener
Name: Uređaj za ravnjanje kose
Risk type: Burns, Electric shock
Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
Brand: DICTROLUX
Type / number of model: Art. 608374
Risk level: Serious risk
The conductors are not properly attached to the product: the supply cable may come out if pulled accidentally, leaving live parts accessible.
Moreover the electrical insulation is inadequate which can lead to an electric shock for users.

In addition, the casing gets too hot and can lead to burns.

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: Hair straightener packed in a cardboard box.
Batch number / Barcode: 8015361923143
Country of origin: Italy
Alert submitted by: Croatia
    
Alert number: A12/0129/18
Product: Battery charger
Name: Li-ion CHARGER
Risk type: Electric shock
Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
Brand: Xiamen Nanfu Electronic
Type / number of model: HG-1206Li
Risk level: Serious risk
The creepage distance between the live primary circuit and the accessible secondary circuit of the transformer of the charging device is too short.
Accessible parts of the product could become live.

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
Description: Battery charger. Output: 3.7V / 700mA.
Batch number / Barcode: 6420071094
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Finland
  
Alert number: A12/0130/18
Product: Jump starter
Name: Jump Starter
Risk type: Electric shock
Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
Brand: Doca
Type / number of model: Power supply unit: 15100-15W, Jump starter: D569
Risk level: Serious risk
The creepage distance between the live primary circuit and the accessible secondary circuit of the transformer of the power supply unit is too small.
Accessible parts of the product could become live.

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
Description: Multi-Function jump starter supplied with a power supply.
Batch number / Barcode: 6933346200367
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Finland
   
Alert number: A12/0135/18
Product: Electric toaster
Name: Cool Touch
Risk type: Electric shock, Fire
Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
Brand: FORME
Type / number of model: FST-712
Risk level: Serious risk
Failure of the product´s ejector mechanism could lead to a risk of fire. Additionally, the electrical insulation is insufficient and this could lead to the user receiving an electric shock.
The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 61558.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Distributor)
Description: Toaster in a cardboard box with a toaster picture on it.
Batch number / Barcode: 4744368012294
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Latvia
    
Alert number: A12/0143/18
Product: Hairdryer
Name: HAIR DRYER
Risk type: Burns, Electric shock, Fire
Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
Brand: SAYONA
Type / number of model: 3880
Risk level: Serious risk
The hairdryer can overheat and catch fire during use. Melted plastic can cause burns and expose users to live parts.
The product does not comply with the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 60335.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Distributor): Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description: Electric hairdryer with folding handle and removable, transparent reducer part. Packaged in a colourful cardboard box.
Batch number / Barcode: 6 947806 138800 (on the packaging); 8 026015 009731 (on a label)
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Hungary
     
Alert number: A12/0144/18
Product: Electric tap
Name: Heating Electric Faucet
Risk type: Electric shock
Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
Brand: Ikon
Type / number of model: Art. 11336, Ref no. HY30-05 D
Risk level: Serious risk
Accessible parts have only basic insulation.
In case of damage to the basic insulation, the user could receive an electric shock.

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: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Distributor)
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures, Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description: Electric water heating tap in cardboard box.
Batch number / Barcode: 3856019113364
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Croatia
  
Alert number: A12/0149/18
Product: Insect killer
Name: Unknown
Risk type: Electric shock, Fire
Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
Brand: ROX
Type / number of model: Model: 57270
Risk level: Serious risk
Live parts of the high voltage grid are accessible. Plastic parts are not sufficiently resistant to fire.
The user could touch the high voltage grid with their finger and receive an electric shock. The appliance could catch fire.

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, Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description:  Insect killer supplied in a cardboard box with the text "Electronic Insect Repeller".
Batch number / Barcode: 3858890572704
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Croatia
  
Alert number: A12/0132/18
Product: LED lamp
Name: Full Band Grow Light
Risk type: Electric shock
Category: Lighting equipment
Brand: ATOPSUN
Type / number of model: 30W
Risk level: Serious risk
Live parts of the LED lamp are accessible to the user. The electrical insulation is not sufficient.
The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 62560.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Recall of the product from end users
Description: A grow light, sold in a light-brown cardboard package. Electrical specifications: DR-30W-E27, 85-265V
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Finland
   
Alert number: A12/0134/18
Product: Lighting chain
Name: Luces Decorativas
Risk type: Electric shock
Category: Lighting equipment
Brand: LUZ EUROPA
Type / number of model: JJ322209A
Risk level: Serious risk
The control device is not sufficiently resistant and may break, leaving live parts accessible.
The user could touch the live 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): Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description: Lighting chain with 140 LED lamps. It is packaged in a cylindrical, transparent, plastic package.
Batch number / Barcode: 6926668800704
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Spain
 
Alert number: A12/0142/18
Product: Lamp display box
Name: Unknown
Risk type: Electric shock
Category: Lighting equipment
Brand: Sylvania
Type / number of model: PRO0196_LP TEST DISP-5 LPS DIM EU PLUG. PRO0197_LP TEST DISP-5 LPS DIM UK PLUG.
Risk level: Serious risk
The stripped back ends of the internal mains wiring are not terminated into the terminal blocks.
If the testing box is opened whilst plugged into a mains power source, lengths of live metal conductor could be exposed.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 60598.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Distributor)
Description: Display box for testing light bulbs.
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
Country of origin: Spain
Alert submitted by: United Kingdom
 
Alert number: A12/0148/18
Product: LED light strip
Name: 220V SMD LED STRIP
Risk type: Electric shock
Category: Lighting equipment
Brand: Gnetic Glass
Type / number of model: 30024
Risk level: Serious risk
The cable does not have adequate strength and is not sufficiently resistant to heat.
The cable can deteriorate resulting in the live conductors becoming accessible to the user.

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): Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description: LED strip with a plug for connecting to the mains power supply. Packed in a cardboard box.
Batch number / Barcode: 8472598831144
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Spain
  
Alert number: A12/0116/18
Product: Bus
Name: Citaro
Risk type: Fire, Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Evobus
Type / number of model: Type-approvals: e1*2007/46*0087, e1*2007/46*0090; Types: 628 02, 628 03
Risk level: Serious risk
An overly rigid fuel line system design may possibly lead, over time, to the formation of cracks or to a fracture of the fuel return pipe in the vicinity of the fuel filter.
This may result in leaking fuel causing a fire or injuries.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)
Description: Bus
Batch number / Barcode: The vehicles concerned were manufactured between January 2013 and June 2016.
Country of origin: Germany
Alert submitted by: Germany
Alert number: A12/0121/18
Product: Passenger car
Name: SLS AMG
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Mercedes-Benz
Type / number of model: Type approval number: e1*2007/46*0233*09-12 Type: 197
Risk level: Serious risk
The sport seats and the roll bar are not compatible.
There may be contact between the headrest and the roll bar 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 manufactured between 2 August 2016 and 21 September 2017.
Country of origin: Germany
Alert submitted by: Germany
Alert number: A12/0122/18
Product: Passenger car
Name: Mustang
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Ford
Type / number of model: Type: P8C, P8E, P8F code 16S30 ; no type approval.
Risk level: Serious risk
The door locks on both side doors are defective.
The doors may open while the car is in motion.
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 11.02.2014 and 30.04.2015.
Country of origin: United States
Alert submitted by: Germany
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Poland, The Netherlands
Alert number: A12/0125/18
Product: Lorry
Name: TGS
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: MAN
Type / number of model: Type-approvals: e4*2007/46*0229*28-29, e4*2007/46*0232*28-29, e4*2007/46*0234*28-29; types: L.2007.46.001, L.2007.46.004, L.2007.46.006
Risk level: Serious risk
The screw connection between the drive shaft and the transfer box was not tightened with the correct torque.
This may result in the screw connection becoming completely loosened and part of the drive shaft falling off.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)
Description: Lorry
Batch number / Barcode: The vehicles concerned were manufactured between August and November 2017.
Country of origin: Germany
Alert submitted by: Germany
Alert number: A12/0126/18
Product: Passenger car
Name: Odyssey
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Honda
Type / number of model: Type: RL5; US models, no type approval.
Risk level: Serious risk
The second row of the outboard seats is not properly secured.
The risk of injury in an accident or during braking is increased.
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 2010 and 2017.
Country of origin: Germany
Alert submitted by: Germany
Alert number: A12/0128/18
Product: Passenger car
Name: CT200H
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Lexus
Type / number of model: Type-approval number: e11*2007/46*0150* Type: A10 (a)
Risk level: Serious risk
The tank may develop a leak as a result of defective welding.
This could lead to a fire.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)
Company recall page: 
Description: Passenger car
Batch number / Barcode: The vehicles affected were produced between 21 November 2016 and 7 April 2017.
Country of origin: Japan
Alert submitted by: Germany
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Poland
Alert number: A12/0136/18
Product: Passenger car
Name: Compass
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Jeep
Type / number of model: Type-approval: e11*2007/46*4037*01; Type: MX
Risk level: Serious risk
The securing nuts on the front passenger airbag may be loose.
In the event of deployment of the front passenger airbag, the loose securing nuts may become projectiles.
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 30 August and 17 November 2017.
Country of origin: United States
Alert submitted by: Germany
Products were found and measures were taken also in: The Netherlands
Alert number: A12/0147/18
Product: Passenger car
Name: Ateca
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Seat
Type / number of model: Type-approval: e9*2007/46*6394; type: 5FP
Risk level: Serious risk
Improperly case-hardened wheel-bearing housings on the rear axle may break.
This may lead to a loss of driving stability, entailing an accident risk.
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 24 and 29 August 2017
Country of origin: Spain
Alert submitted by: Germany
Alert number: A12/0150/18
Product: Passenger car
Name: Ioniq
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Hyundai
Type / number of model: EC-type approval number: e13*2007/46*1603*00.
Risk level: Serious risk
The aluminium housing of the EPCU (Electric Power Control Unit) may contain voids.
Coolant could come in to contact with the control unit’s circuit board causing the vehicle to stall.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Importer)
Description: Passenger car - Recall code: 71C062.
Batch number / Barcode: Production period: 04/10/2016 to 31/03/2017
Country of origin: Republic of Korea
Alert submitted by: Portugal
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Germany, Ireland
Alert number: A12/0117/18
Product: Toy blocks
Name: GRAN BLOK
Risk type: Choking
Category: Toys
Brand: Linea Paggio
Type / number of model: Unknown
Risk level: Serious risk
Small parts can easily detach from the blocks.
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: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Manufacturer)
Description: Blocks of different sizes and colours inside a rucksack.
Batch number / Barcode: 8034139195780
Country of origin: Italy
Alert submitted by: Italy
 
Alert number: A12/0118/18
Product: Fancy-dress accessories
Name: Unknown
Risk type: Burns
Category: Toys
Brand: PARTY FREAK
Type / number of model: 97703
Risk level: Serious risk
The eyebrows and moustache are highly flammable.
If they catch fire, the user could suffer burns, mostly to the face.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 71-2.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description: Black fake eyebrows and moustache, sold in a transparent plastic pack with cardboard back.
Batch number / Barcode: 8422259977032
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Spain
  
Alert number: A12/0119/18
Product: Doll with accessories
Name: Adorn Article
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Toys
Brand: Jiaruifeng Toys Factory
Type / number of model:  JRF 598
Risk level: Serious risk
The plastic material of the doll contains bis (2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value: 37.3% 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: Importer): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures
Description: Plastic doll with accessories (bag, mirror, flower, guitar, boots). Packed in blister with a cardboard back.
Batch number / Barcode: Bar code 8 027456606831
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Italy
  
Alert number: A12/0124/18
Product: Plastic dolls
Name: String dolls
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Toys
Brand: MH
Type / number of model: Unknown
Risk level: Serious risk
The plastic material of the dolls contains bis (2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value up to 39.2% 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: 2 string dolls (11 and 15 cm tall) with a big head and distinctive eyes. No packaging.
Batch number / Barcode: 1 + 2 EAN: 8418811583803, 1. ITEM NO: MH-158380, 2. Mermaid ITEM NO: MH-158380
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Czech Republic
  
Alert number: A12/0131/18
Product: Toy drum
Name: Unknown
Risk type: Strangulation
Category: Toys
Brand: GENERAL DE JUGUETES
Type / number of model: Ref.: 03102, 03011, 03042, 196, 366 and 03012
Risk level: Serious risk
The cord is too long.
This may cause strangulation if it gets wrapped around the child's neck.

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: Manufacturer): Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description: Toy drum with drawings on it, provided with two drumsticks and a cord. The drum is packed in a net bag.
Batch number / Barcode: 8420639031022,8420639030117,8420639030421, 8420639030124, 8420639003661
Country of origin: Spain
Alert submitted by: Spain
       
Alert number: A12/0137/18
Product: Plastic doll
Name: fairy
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Toys
Brand: Unknown
Type / number of model: LY-1881 L5079/3/96
Risk level: Serious risk
The plastic material of the doll contains di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value: 16.2% 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: Doll with wings, about 29 cm tall with a painted dress and accessories.
Batch number / Barcode: 8602795396638
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Czech Republic
  
Alert number: A12/0138/18
Product: Plastic doll
Name: MeRmaId
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Toys
Brand: Unknown
Type / number of model: 116 ITEM: L3781/20
Risk level: Serious risk
The plastic material of the doll contains di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value: 17.3% 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: Doll - mermaid about 25 cm tall with a plastic tail in red or pink.
Batch number / Barcode: 0280704005020280, 8603781225000
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Czech Republic
   
Alert number: A12/0145/18
Product: Rattle
Name: Andy Wood Rattle
Risk type: Choking
Category: Toys
Brand: Liewood
Type / number of model: Unknown
Risk level: Serious risk
The wooden beads can fall off, 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)
Company recall page: 
Description: Round-shaped, wooden rattle produced in beech wood with a horizontal stick in the middle to which 4 round, coloured beads are attached.
Batch number / Barcode: 5713370008303
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Denmark
 
Alert number: A12/0146/18
Product: Plastic doll
Name: Baby
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Toys
Brand:  Good!
Type / number of model: #CJ-0697944
Risk level: Serious risk
The plastic material of the doll contains 2-ethylhexyl phthalate (DEHP) and di-butyl phthalate (DBP) (measured value: 0.17% by weight).
These phthalates may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to the reproductive system. It also contains di-isononyl phthalate (DINP) (measured value: 4.9 % by weight) and bisphenol A (measured value: 0.157% by weight). Bisphenol A is toxic for reproduction.

According to the REACH Regulation the phthalates DEHP and DBP are prohibited in all toys and childcare articles while the phthalate DINP is prohibited in all toys and childcare articles articles which can be placed in the mouth by child.

The product does not comply either with the requirements for chemicals of the Toy Safety Directive.
Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Importer)
Description: Plastic baby doll supplied with plastic bathtub. Packaged in a net bag.
Batch number / Barcode: EAN: 6925203700806
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Poland
   
Alert number: A12/0153/18
Product: Plastic doll
Name: Wonderful Faires
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Toys
Brand: Unknown
Type / number of model: 8046 / L4357/480/35
Risk level: Serious risk
The plastic material of the doll contains bis (2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value 13.2% 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 about 23 cm tall with long hair. The dress comes in different colours.
Batch number / Barcode: 8602152143578
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Czech Republic
    
Alert number: A12/0154/18
Product: Plastic doll
Name: Dance of youth
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Toys
Brand: GD Guang Da
Type / number of model: 514
Risk level: Serious risk
The plastic material of the doll contains bis (2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value 16.9% 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 about 17 cm tall with dress made of plastic and with long hair. The dress and hair can be seen in different colours.Other inscriptions: FASHION PRINCESS.
Batch number / Barcode: 7201110521666 , LT131
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Czech Republic
    
Alert number: A12/0155/18
Product: Squeeze toy
Name: Unknown
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Toys
Brand: Unknown
Type / number of model: 4831695
Risk level: Serious risk
The plastic material of the doll contains bis (2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value 48% 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 frog with big eyes, which lights up when squeezed. It is made of soft yellow plastic and wrapped in a transparent bag with an adhesive label containing various traceability information.
Batch number / Barcode: 6951448316953
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Czech Republic
  
Alert number: A12/0156/18
Product: Novelty headband
Name: Svítící rohy
Risk type: Chemical, Choking
Category: Toys
Brand: Unknown
Type / number of model: 4793-440012
Risk level: Serious risk
The battery compartment can be easily opened by removing the cover and the button batteries are accessible.
A small child may put them in the mouth, causing damage to the child’s gastrointestinal tract or choking if swallowed.

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: Retailer): Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description: Black headband with luminous, red horns and a heart-shaped case with 2 button cell batteries. The product is packed in a transparent plastic bag.
Batch number / Barcode: 8599900047939
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Czech Republic
    
Alert number: A12/0157/18
Product: LED Balloons
Name: Light up Balloons
Risk type: Chemical, Choking
Category: Toys
Brand: Foballoon
Type / number of model: Unknown
Risk level: Serious risk
The button batteries are easily accessible without the use of any tools and could be swallowed by children.
This could cause damage to the child’s gastrointestinal tract or choking.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standards EN 62115.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Retailer): Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description: 5 balloons in a plastic bag with label. The balloon contains a plastic case with 3 batteries that are activated after the paper fuse is removed.
Batch number / Barcode: 8452180100025
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Czech Republic
   
Alert number: A11/0007/18
Product: Toaster
Name: TOCTEC
Risk type: Electric shock, Fire
Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
Brand: BRAVISSIMO
Type / number of model: T122
Risk level: Other risk level
Failure of the product´s ejector mechanism could lead to the risk of fire. Additionally, the electrical insulation is insufficient which could lead to the user receiving an electric shock.
The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 61558.
Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Manufacturer)
Company recall page: 
Description: Toaster packaged in a cardboard box.
Batch number / Barcode: 3800152240128
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Bulgaria
  
Alert number: A11/0009/18
Product: Blender
Name: Blender
Risk type: Electric shock
Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
Brand: Mixdor
Type / number of model: MX-703A
Risk level: Other risk level
The electrical insulation is inadequate. As a result, accessible parts may become live.
The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive nor with the relevant European standard EN 60335.
Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Importer)
Description: Blender consisting of a transparent container, a light blue lid and a white base marked with the brand logo. It is packed in a white cardboard box with pictures of the appliance.
Batch number / Barcode: 4988652444891
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Finland
  
Alert number: A11/0010/18
Product: Electric blender
Name: Blender
Risk type: Electric shock
Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
Brand: ICA cook&eat
Type / number of model: KP150
Risk level: Other risk level
The insulated cables in the handle of the lid are in contact with the unearthed metal part of the lid. In case of damage to the insulation, the handle of the lid could become live.
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: Other (By: Manufacturer)
Description: Blender packed in a colourful, cardboard box with printed text and technical information.
Batch number / Barcode: 7331210135392, Batch nr. 06/16
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Latvia
    
Alert number: A11/0008/18
Product: Wall lamp
Name: Mall Made
Risk type: Electric shock
Category: Lighting equipment
Brand: Mall Made (House Doctor)
Type / number of model: item no cb0880, cb0881 + cb0882
Risk level: Other risk level
There is a failure in the construction; a sharp edge can cause a wire to be cut and pose a risk of electric shock.
The product does not comply with the European Standard EN 60598.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Importer)
Description: Wall lamp available in black, white and green.
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
Country of origin: India
Alert submitted by: Denmark
 
Alert number: A11/0006/18
Product: Soft toy
Name: Unknown
Risk type: Choking
Category: Toys
Brand: ENESCO FRANCE
Type / number of model: LAPINS ASS ECRU/GRIS 20CM
Risk level: Other risk level
The fibrous stuffing material of the toy is easily accessible due to the weakness of certain seams.
The stuffing material may cause choking if put in the mouth by 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: Recall of the product from end users (By: Importer)
Description: Grey soft toy in the shape of a rabbit.
Batch number / Barcode: 3453131116121
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: France
   
Alert number: A11/0011/18
Product: Toy scooter
Name: GM RACING
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Toys
Brand: Monzana
Type / number of model: Art. 102255
Risk level: Other risk level
The steering column can break.
This would mean that a child could no longer steer the scooter and could fall off.

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: Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures, Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Manufacturer)
Measures ordered by public authorities: Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures
Description: Folding toy scooter, metal, with height-adjustable handlebars. It has two front wheels and one rear wheel, a blue deck, white steering column, blue plastic wheels and blue foam handlebar grips.
Batch number / Barcode: 4250525317565
Country of origin: Unknown
Alert submitted by: Germany