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Report 4 (Published on: 26/01/2018)

Alert number: A12/0089/18
Product: Tattoo ink
Name: LIGHTNING YELLOW
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Chemical products
Brand: Eternal Ink.
Type / number of model: Unknown
Risk level: Serious risk
The product contains the aromatic amine o-anisidine (measured value 23 mg/kg) and amine o-toluidine (measured value: 90 mg/kg).
Aromatic amines can cause cancer, cell mutations and affect reproduction.

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

The product does not comply with the national legislation
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures
Description: 30 ml bottle of yellow ink.
Batch number / Barcode: Batch number 10/10/16
Country of origin: United States
Alert submitted by: Italy
 
Alert number: A12/0101/18
Product: Teether
Name: Unknown
Risk type: Choking
Category: Childcare articles and children's equipment
Brand: MATCHSTICK MONKEY
Type / number of model: Ref. 003041763-001
Risk level: Serious risk
The monkey’s tail can be pulled off, generating a small part.
A child may put the small part in the mouth and choke.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description: Teether in the shape of a monkey in various colours. It comes in a transparent, plastic, tube-shaped box.
Batch number / Barcode: 0714119515767-0714119515798-0714119515736-0714119515743-0714119515774-0714119515750-0714119515781-0714119515804
Country of origin: United Kingdom
Alert submitted by: Spain
   
Alert number: A12/0080/18
Product: Babies' romper suit
Name: Unknown
Risk type: Choking
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
Brand: Jikko
Type / number of model: MODEL NO: 527
Risk level: Serious risk
The small decorative elements 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: Colourful baby romper suit with sewn bolero. The product is decorated with textile flowers, rhinestones and sequins. Size: 0-3 M
Batch number / Barcode: 1431935075273
Country of origin: Turkey
Alert submitted by: Hungary
    
Alert number: A12/0090/18
Product: Girls' clothing set
Name: Unknown
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
Brand: Child Face
Type / number of model: W – 2418
Risk level: Serious risk
The drawstrings at the back of the garment may become trapped during various activities of the child.
This could lead to injuries.

The product does not comply with the relevant European Standard EN 14682.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Retailer): Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description: Clothing set for 10-year-old girls consisting of a red jacket with a rose and the inscription 'First Love' on it, a grey T-shirt and dark trousers.
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Cyprus
   
Alert number: A12/0094/18
Product: Children's pyjamas
Name: Unknown
Risk type: Strangulation
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
Brand: Sunshine INTIMO NOTTE
Type / number of model: C606#
Risk level: Serious risk
The pyjamas have 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 ordered by public authorities (to: Distributor): Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description: Childrens pyjama set, size 4/6, with a panda face on the front.
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
Country of origin: Unknown
Alert submitted by: Cyprus
   
Alert number: A12/0115/18
Product: Girls' clothing set
Name: SPRING SUMMER
Risk type: Choking
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
Brand: Glo-Story
Type / number of model: GLT-4048
Risk level: Serious risk
The small decorative elements 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: Black and white clothing set consisting of a T-shirt and trousers. The product is decorated with glued rhinestones. Size: 98
Batch number / Barcode: 5 996525 240487
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Hungary
   
Alert number: A12/0088/18
Product: Game controller
Name: G-Tron Classic FC SNES
Risk type: Environment
Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
Brand: SNES
Type / number of model: JG-SNES204
Risk level: Serious risk
The black wire contains short-chain chlorinated paraffins (SCCPs) (measuring value 5.3%).
The placing on the market and use of articles containing SCCPs is banned. SCCPs persist in the environment, are toxic to aquatic organisms at low concentrations and bioaccumulate in wildlife and humans, posing a risk to human health and the environment.
The product does not comply with the Regulation on persistent organic pollutants (POP Regulation).
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Retailer): Destruction of the product, Recall of the product from end users
Company recall page: 
Description: Game controller in a cardboard box
Batch number / Barcode: 780625158453
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Finland
   
Alert number: A12/0091/18
Product: Thermos flask
Name: Unknown
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Kitchen/cooking accessories
Brand: KITCHEN CLUB
Type / number of model: Article 2170297
Risk level: Serious risk
The separators of the double glass wall of the thermos contain asbestos fibres.
If the thermos breaks, the user may inhale asbestos fibres, which are carcinogenic.

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: Coloured thermos, capacity 0,35 l.
Batch number / Barcode: Bar code 8-029121702978
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Italy
  
Alert number: A12/0066/18
Product: Laser pointer
Name: Lantern
Risk type: Damage to sight
Category: Laser pointers
Brand: Unknown
Type / number of model: 1501A/501A/14876-1
Risk level: Serious risk
The product does not have the necessary warnings related to its use.
The direct entry of the laser beam into the eye can lead to damage to sight.

The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 60825-1 with regard to labelling.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Retailer): Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description: Laser pointer
Batch number / Barcode: 2999747825220
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Cyprus
   
Alert number: A12/0084/18
Product: Novelty lighter
Name: Unknown
Risk type: Fire
Category: Lighters
Brand: YOMIN
Type / number of model: Unknown
Risk level: Serious risk
The lighter is appealing to children.
Children may play with it and cause a fire.

The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 13869.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Retailer): Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description: Novelty lighter in the form of a lipstick
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
Country of origin: Unknown
Alert submitted by: Cyprus
   
Alert number: A12/0085/18
Product: Novelty lighter
Name: LIGHTER BULLET 2009
Risk type: Fire
Category: Lighters
Brand: Unknown
Type / number of model: Unknown
Risk level: Serious risk
The lighter is appealing to children.
Children may play with it and cause a fire.

The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 13869.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Retailer): Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description: Novelty lighter in the form of a bullet.
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
Country of origin: Unknown
Alert submitted by: Cyprus
  
Alert number: A12/0086/18
Product: Novelty lighter
Name: The World Over
Risk type: Fire
Category: Lighters
Brand: Unknown
Type / number of model: Unknown
Risk level: Serious risk
The lighter is appealing to children.
Children may play with it and cause a fire.

The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 13869.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Retailer): Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description: Novelty lighter in the form of a gold bar with various texts inscribed on it.
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
Country of origin: Unknown
Alert submitted by: Cyprus
  
Alert number: A12/0069/18
Product: Led lamp
Name: LED Spot
Risk type: Electric shock
Category: Lighting equipment
Brand: GT Industrial
Type / number of model: GT-SP0023D
Risk level: Serious risk
The electrical insulation between the live parts and the accessible metal body of the lamp is insufficient.
The accessible metal body of the lamp 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 lamp, sold in brown-white cardboard box. Electrical specifications: DR-4W-GU10, 230V.
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Finland
   
Alert number: A12/0068/18
Product: Passenger car
Name: Superb, Octavia
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Skoda
Type / number of model: Type-approval number: e11*2001/116*0326* and e11*2007/46*0243*; type: 3T, 5E
Risk level: Serious risk
The strength of the rear wheel bearing housing may be insufficient.
This could lead to failure of the rear wheel bearing housing with loss of wheel control.
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 24 August 2017 and 29 August 2017.
Country of origin: Czech Republic
Alert submitted by: Germany
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Ireland, The Netherlands
Alert number: A12/0092/18
Product: Passenger car
Name: Traveller, Expert
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Peugeot
Type / number of model: e2*2007/46*0532*03, e2*2007/46*0533*03
Risk level: Serious risk
A defect concerning a machined part of the engine could cause a loss of power.
As a result the engine could stall or fail.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)
Description: Passenger car
Batch number / Barcode: Vehicles manufactured between 2 October 2017 and 23 November 2017
Country of origin: France
Alert submitted by: France
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Poland, The Netherlands
Alert number: A12/0093/18
Product: Passenger car
Name: Spacetourer, Jumpy
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Citroën
Type / number of model: e2*2007/46*0530*03, e2*2007/46*0531*03
Risk level: Serious risk
A defect concerning a machined part of the engine could cause a loss of power.
As a result the engine could stall or fail.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)
Description: Passenger car
Batch number / Barcode: Vehicles manufactured between 2/10/2017 and 25/11/2017
Country of origin: France
Alert submitted by: France
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Ireland, Poland, The Netherlands
Alert number: A12/0095/18
Product: Passenger car
Name: Odyssey
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Honda
Type / number of model: RL5
Risk level: Serious risk
The second row outboard seats are not properly secured.
This could increase the risk of injury 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 2011 and 2016.
Country of origin: United States
Alert submitted by: Germany
Alert number: A12/0096/18
Product: Passenger car
Name: S-Class
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Mercedes-Benz
Type / number of model: Type-approval number: e1*2001/116*0335*32-*35; Type: 221
Risk level: Serious risk
In the event of a crash, the disconnection of the power supply by the pyrofuse prevents the automatic unlocking of the doors and the operation of other safety features.
This could increase the risk of injury for the occupants.
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 16 January 2017 and 17 July 2017.
Country of origin: Germany
Alert submitted by: Germany
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Poland
Alert number: A12/0097/18
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-*13 Type: 197
Risk level: Serious risk
The seatbelt can become stuck in the guide loop.
In the event of an accident, this would reduce the effectiveness with which the seatbelt restrains the occupant.

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 17 October 2016 and 11 December 2017.
Country of origin: Germany
Alert submitted by: Germany
Alert number: A12/0098/18
Product: Passenger car
Name: ASX
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Mitsubishi
Type / number of model: GA0W
Risk level: Serious risk
The door lock mechanism might not operate properly in high temperatures.
As a result, the door may not be locked properly and could open while the vehicle is moving.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)
Description: Passenger car
Batch number / Barcode: Model year: 2015
Country of origin: Japan
Alert submitted by: Poland
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Ireland
Alert number: A12/0099/18
Product: Passenger car
Name: ASX
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Mitsubishi
Type / number of model: GA0W
Risk level: Serious risk
The engine electronic control unit relay may heat up abnormally.
This could lead to the engine stalling while driving and not being able to restart the engine.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)
Description: Passenger car
Batch number / Barcode: Model year: 2015
Country of origin: Japan
Alert submitted by: Poland
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Ireland
Alert number: A12/0105/18
Product: Passenger car
Name: DB9, DBS, Vanquish,Virage
Risk type: Fire
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Aston Martin
Type / number of model: Unknown
Risk level: Serious risk
The battery supply cable may be damaged by movement of right side front seat.
This could create a short circuit causing the supply cable to overheat.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)
Description: Passenger car
Batch number / Barcode: Vehicles built between 19/12/2003 and 17/11/2015.
Country of origin: United Kingdom
Alert submitted by: United Kingdom
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Germany, The Netherlands
Alert number: A12/0106/18
Product: Passenger car
Name: DB9,DBS,Rapide,Vanquish
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Aston Martin
Type / number of model: Unknown
Risk level: Serious risk
There is a defect related to the software for the Transmission Control Module.
The vehicle may roll away from its parked position and create a hazard to pedestrians and other road users.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)
Description: Passenger car
Batch number / Barcode: Vehicles built between 18/12/2007 and 19/01/2017.
Country of origin: United Kingdom
Alert submitted by: United Kingdom
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Germany, The Netherlands
Alert number: A12/0087/18
Product: Work gloves
Name: Tegera classic
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Protective equipment
Brand: ejendals
Type / number of model: Unknown
Risk level: Serious risk
The amount of chromium (VI) in the leather is too high (measured value up to 9.9 mg/kg).
Chromium (VI) is sensitising and may trigger allergic reactions.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Personal Protective Equipment Directive and with the REACH Regulation.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Retailer)
Description: Work gloves, palm and back in brown leather, partly lined with beige fabric, black suede cuff edged with black fabric.
Batch number / Barcode: 7 392626036932
Country of origin: Sweden
Alert submitted by: Germany
 
Alert number: A12/0067/18
Product: Fancy-dress costume
Name: Little bear
Risk type: Choking
Category: Toys
Brand: Belly babies UNDERWRAPS
Type / number of model: CS810109/XL CS810109/L CS810109/M
Risk level: Serious risk
The product contains small parts (the eyes) that can easily be detached.
A small child may put these parts in the mouth and choke.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 71-1.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Importer)
Description: Brown plush costume in the shape of a bear, comprising bodysuit, two booties and a bear character hood.
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: France
 
Alert number: A12/0070/18
Product: Plush toy
Name: Unknown
Risk type: Chemical, Choking
Category: Toys
Brand: Unknown
Type / number of model: GB-VH14
Risk level: Serious risk
The battery compartment can easily be opened without use of any tools and the button cell batteries inside are accessible.
Children might put them in the mouth and swallow them, causing damage to their gastrointestinal tract.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 62115.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Retailer): Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description: A plush monkey that emits sound when its belly is pushed. Toy has attached a paper label with a warning.
Batch number / Barcode: GB-VH14-780360
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Czech Republic
   
Alert number: A12/0071/18
Product: Squeeze toy
Name: Mini Kitty in the Bag
Risk type: Chemical, Choking
Category: Toys
Brand: Unknown
Type / number of model: 528
Risk level: Serious risk
The battery compartment can easily be opened without use of any tools and the button cell batteries inside are accessible.
Children might put them in the mouth and swallow them, causing damage to the gastrointestinal tract.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 62115.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Retailer): Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description: A squeezable, hessian fabric toy – emits a sound like a cat meowing when squeezed. A small pink snap-hook and a label are attached to the toy.
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Czech Republic
   
Alert number: A12/0072/18
Product: Plastic doll
Name: Angel in white
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Toys
Brand: Unknown
Type / number of model: No. 277
Risk level: Serious risk
The plastic material of the doll contains bis (2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value 16.3% 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: Plastic doll with accessories. The package includes plastic medical instruments (first aid kit, syringe, phonendoscope, etc.).
Batch number / Barcode: 8 595 500 003 757 , BM375K62
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Czech Republic
 
Alert number: A12/0073/18
Product: Plastic doll
Name: Charm Magic Girl
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Toys
Brand: Unknown
Type / number of model: NO: 910
Risk level: Serious risk
The plastic material of the doll contains bis (2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value 12% 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 Charm Magic Girl / Happy Girl trend - about 23 cm tall with blue skin color
Batch number / Barcode: 225222025016 , 6B 6675-2003
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Czech Republic
 
Alert number: A12/0074/18
Product: Plastic doll
Name: FAD GIRL
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Toys
Brand: Unknown
Type / number of model: NO: 807
Risk level: Serious risk
The doll's head contains bis (2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value 11.4% by weight).
This phthalate may harm the health of children, causing possible damage of 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 with a textile dress, about 23cm tall. Other inscriptions: MAGIC GIRL / Hong SHENG
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Czech Republic
 
Alert number: A12/0075/18
Product: Plastic doll
Name: HENGFA/Happy Day
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Toys
Brand: Unknown
Type / number of model: NO: 798
Risk level: Serious risk
The plastic material of the doll contains di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value: 10.4% by weight).
This pthalate 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: Individually packaged plastic doll, about 11cm tall with different hair and dress.
Batch number / Barcode: 1225222025016 , 6B 6675-2003
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Czech Republic
  
Alert number: A12/0076/18
Product: Plastic doll
Name: Fashion Girl
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Toys
Brand: Unknown
Type / number of model: 8623322306081 , No. 825
Risk level: Serious risk
The plastic material of the dolls contains di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value: 10% 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: Two dolls in one box, about 28 cm tall with different dress.
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Czech Republic
   
Alert number: A12/0077/18
Product: Plastic doll
Name: SWEET days
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Toys
Brand: Unknown
Type / number of model: No. 503
Risk level: Serious risk
The plastic material of the doll contains di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value: 12.1% by weight).
This phthalate may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to the reproductive system.

The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Retailer): Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description: Plastic doll packed in a cardboard box, about 27 cm tall with long hair and different long dress.
Batch number / Barcode: 8141740105357 , ITEM NO 503AA
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Czech Republic
   
Alert number: A12/0078/18
Product: Plastic toy
Name: My Little Pegasus
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Toys
Brand: Unknown
Type / number of model: NO. 6619-
Risk level: Serious risk
The plastic material of the toy contains di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value: 5.5% 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: Plastic horse with wings and unicorn with mane and tail for combing, 15 cm tall. The set includes also plastic combs and hairclips.
Batch number / Barcode: 6951449644543 , Item No: 4964454
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Czech Republic
  
Alert number: A12/0079/18
Product: Plastic doll
Name: for you
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Toys
Brand: Unknown
Type / number of model: Unknown
Risk level: Serious risk
The plastic material of the dolls contains di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value: 14.8% 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 plastic dolls about 12 cm tall, with different colorful textile dresses, long hair and red shoes.
Batch number / Barcode: 8625511304816 , ITEM NO: 13048
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Czech Republic
  
Alert number: A12/0081/18
Product: Plastic doll
Name: BEAUTIFUL / FASHION GIRL
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Toys
Brand: Unknown
Type / number of model: NO. 2430
Risk level: Serious risk
The plastic material of the blue-haired doll contains di- (2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value 26.8% 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 with long hair. The dress can be n different colours.
Batch number / Barcode: 8590000024301 , ITEM NO: 2430 6d8x144
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Czech Republic
   
Alert number: A12/0082/18
Product: Plastic doll
Name: JING PIN MEI SHAO NV
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Toys
Brand: Unknown
Type / number of model: Unknown
Risk level: Serious risk
The plastic material of the doll contains di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value 5.2 % 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 24 cm tall with long hair and textile dress.
Batch number / Barcode: 6927833184902 , item NO: AH 2618490
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Czech Republic
 
Alert number: A12/0083/18
Product: Plastic doll
Name: My Baby
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Toys
Brand: Unknown
Type / number of model: Unknown
Risk level: Serious risk
The plastic material of the blue-haired doll contains bis (2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value 15.2% 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: Set of three dolls about 10 cm tall in a one packaging
Batch number / Barcode:  00410301 , 8592190413019
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Czech Republic
  
Alert number: A12/0100/18
Product: Wind-up toy mouse
Name: RUNNING MOUSE
Risk type: Choking
Category: Toys
Brand: FORUM NOVELTIES
Type / number of model: Item 67417. Ref.: 194374
Risk level: Serious risk
The handle to wind up the toy can detach, generating a small part.
A child may put the small part in the mouth and choke.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 71-1.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description: Wind-up toy mouse on wheels, sold in a purple cardboard box.
Batch number / Barcode: 721773674174
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Spain
    
Alert number: A12/0102/18
Product: Baby doll
Name: Smile Annie Baby
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 12% 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: Baby doll, dressed in overall with text “rough pear”, beanie and dummy.
Batch number / Barcode: 8009040009396, ITEM NO: K358A, K358B, ITEM No: TC142939
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Czech Republic
   
Alert number: A12/0103/18
Product: Plastic doll
Name: Beauty
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Toys
Brand: Unknown
Type / number of model:  NO.509
Risk level: Serious risk
The plastic material of the doll contains bis (2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value 20.1% by weight).
This phthalate may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to the reproductive system.

The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Retailer): Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description: Plastic doll "Beauty, greet fashion house" with blond and pink hair. Packed in a pink cardboard cone.
Batch number / Barcode: 6901234066760, TM6676-203
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Czech Republic
  
Alert number: A12/0104/18
Product: Plastic doll
Name: Beauty
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Toys
Brand: Unknown
Type / number of model: 1) ITEM NO: MH41679 2) ITEM NO: MH-173358 No. PF010
Risk level: Serious risk
The plastic material of the doll contains bis (2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value 49.5% 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: Plastic dolls, about 25 cm tall, with dresses in different colours.
Batch number / Barcode: 1) 8418814160780, 2) 8418811733581
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Czech Republic
    
Alert number: A12/0107/18
Product: Puzzle mat
Name: Eva Puzzle Mats
Risk type: Choking
Category: Toys
Brand: Unknown
Type / number of model: ALG862408
Risk level: Serious risk
The mat has detachable small parts.
Small children could detach and put the small parts in the mouth and choke on them.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and with the relevant European standard EN 71-1.
Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Importer)
Description: Colourful puzzle foam mat including removable numbers and letters. Plastic packaging.
Batch number / Barcode: 6991208624089
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Poland
   
Alert number: A12/0108/18
Product: Plastic doll
Name: SWEET days
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Toys
Brand: Unknown
Type / number of model: NO. WX502
Risk level: Serious risk
The plastic material of the doll contains bis (2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value 2.67% 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 29 cm tall with accessories, packed in a cardboard box with transparent window.
Batch number / Barcode: 8599900047694 , ITEM NO 4769-5489
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Czech Republic
  
Alert number: A12/0109/18
Product: Plastic doll set
Name: MIX & MATCH ACCESSORIES
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Toys
Brand: L.O.L. SURPRISE!
Type / number of model: Unknown
Risk level: Serious risk
The plastic material of the doll contains bis (2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value 0.28% 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: Import rejected at border
Description: Small doll about 5 cm tall in a plastic ball - house (10cm) with accessories. Packed in a cardboard box with transparent window
Batch number / Barcode: 6924880214026, AM511900
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Czech Republic
    
Alert number: A12/0110/18
Product: Police set
Name: Super battle Military
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Toys
Brand: X XIN YE
Type / number of model: Unknown
Risk level: Serious risk
The plastic material of the doll contains bis (2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value 13.7% by weight).
This phthalate may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to the reproductive system.

The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.
Measures ordered by public authorities: Import rejected at border
Description: The police set includes: baton, handcuffs, 3-shot pistols, targets, binoculars. Packed in a blister with a cardboard back.
Batch number / Barcode: 8590439604303, Batch no: 150517, item No: M60430
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Czech Republic
  
Alert number: A12/0111/18
Product: Plastic doll
Name: Happy girl
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Toys
Brand: Style Fashion
Type / number of model: Unknown
Risk level: Serious risk
The plastic material of the doll contains bis (2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value 19.7% by weight).
This phthalate may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to the reproductive system.


The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Retailer): Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description: Plastic doll about 10 cm tall, packed in transparent box.
Batch number / Barcode: 00410076, 8592190041762
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Czech Republic
  
Alert number: A12/0112/18
Product: Baby doll set
Name: Doll Stroller Deluxe Play
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Toys
Brand: Tutu love
Type / number of model: 08/2017, 86836
Risk level: Serious risk
The plastic material of the doll contains bis (2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value 30.2% 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: Import rejected at border
Description: Plastic baby doll approx. 32 cm tall. The pack includes a folding pushchair with baby accessories. Packed in a cardboard box with transparent window.
Batch number / Barcode: 114487, 8590331144877
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Czech Republic
  
Alert number: A12/0113/18
Product: Plastic doll
Name: Magic Pegasus
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Toys
Brand: JIN MEI TOY
Type / number of model: NO.7713-4
Risk level: Serious risk
The plastic material of the doll contains bis (2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value 30.3% 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: Import rejected at border
Description: Plastic doll about 14 cm tall. The package includes a pink comb and a yellow unicorn with purple wings.
Batch number / Barcode: 47217, 170295, 8592117472174
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Czech Republic
   
Alert number: A12/0114/18
Product: Plastic doll
Name: Aesthetic fashion
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Toys
Brand: CHARMING GIRLS
Type / number of model: NO.TY-918
Risk level: Serious risk
The plastic material of the doll contains bis (2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value 12.9% 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: Doll about 24 cm tall, packed in a cardboard box with transparent window. Other inscriptions: “THE BABY OF HAPPINESS, beautiful young girl in vogue“.
Batch number / Barcode: 00420000025577, ITEM NO: NM2557
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Czech Republic
  






Report 3 (Published on: 19/01/2018)

Alert number: A12/0028/18
Product: Tattoo ink
Name: Bright Red
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Chemical products
Brand: Intenze
Type / number of model: Unknown
Risk level: Serious risk
The product contains the aromatic amine o-anisidine (measured value 26 mg/kg).
Aromatic amines can cause cancer, cell mutations and affect reproduction.

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

The product does not comply with the national legislation.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures
Description: 29.6 ml bottle of red pigment
Batch number / Barcode: Batch number SS241
Country of origin: United States
Alert submitted by: Italy
 
Alert number: A12/0034/18
Product: Tattoo ink
Name: DARK RED
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Chemical products
Brand: Eternal Ink
Type / number of model: Unknown
Risk level: Serious risk
The product contains the aromatic amine o-anisidine (measured value: 18 mg/kg).
Aromatic amines can cause cancer, cell mutations and affect reproduction.

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

The product does not comply with the national legislation.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures
Description: Red tattoo ink
Batch number / Barcode: Batch Number 11.06.15
Country of origin: United States
Alert submitted by: Italy
  
Alert number: A12/0035/18
Product: Tattoo ink
Name: Lighting Yellow
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Chemical products
Brand: Eternal Ink
Type / number of model: Unknown
Risk level: Serious risk
The product contains the aromatic amines o-anisidine (measured value: 97 mg/kg) and toluidine (measured value: 126 mg/kg).
Aromatic amines can cause cancer, cell mutations and affect reproduction.

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

The product does not comply with the national legislation.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures
Description: 30-ml bottle of yellow tattoo pigment
Batch number / Barcode: Batch Number 16488
Country of origin: United States
Alert submitted by: Italy
   
Alert number: A12/0020/18
Product: Children's shorts
Name: Unknown
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
Brand: URCHIN
Type / number of model: FH6809
Risk level: Serious risk
The cords in the waist area are too long and not fixed to the garment.
The cords could become trapped during various activities of the child, leading to injuries.

The product does not comply with the relevant European Standard EN 14682.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Distributor): Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description: Green and white shorts with the word LOSANGES embroidered on them. No packaging.
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
Country of origin: Unknown
Alert submitted by: Spain
 
Alert number: A12/0065/18
Product: Karaoke system
Name: Unknown
Risk type: Electric shock
Category: Communication and media equipment
Brand: Singing Machine
Type / number of model: Unknown
Risk level: Serious risk
It is possible to incorrectly insert only one pin of a normal power plug into the plug adapter.
The other pin will then be live and can cause an electric shock.
Measures taken by economic operators: Other (By: Distributor)
Description: Karaoke machine with speakers and a microphone. Supplied with a plug adaptor.
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
Country of origin: Unknown
Alert submitted by: Denmark
  
Alert number: A12/0023/18
Product: Hairdryer
Name: Suszarka do Wlosow
Risk type: Electric shock
Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
Brand: Sapir
Type / number of model: SP-1100-CJ
Risk level: Serious risk
The rated current of the plug is not sufficient.
The current drawn by the hairdryer could damage the plug causing live parts to become accessible.
Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Manufacturer)
Description: Electric hairdryer. Packaging: cardboard box.
Batch number / Barcode: 4895139226683
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Poland
    
Alert number: A12/0026/18
Product: Remote control plugs
Name: Remote control on/off set
Risk type: Electric shock, Fire
Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
Brand: GAO
Type / number of model: EMW203R-UK
Risk level: Serious risk
The fuse does not operate correctly.
As a result, the product can overheat when overloaded causing melting of the plastic enclosure. This can lead to a fire or to live components being exposed.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant national standard.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Importer)
Company recall page: 
Description: Remote control on/off plug socket set. Twin or triple set contained in plastic and cardboard pack.
Batch number / Barcode: Triple pack set – 4895130705675, Twin pack set – 5052931395033
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: United Kingdom
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Ireland
   
Alert number: A12/0027/18
Product: Power supply
Name: AC Adapter
Risk type: Electric shock
Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
Brand: Unknown
Type / number of model: HNN-12V1
Risk level: Serious risk
The electrical insulation is insufficient. The creepage and clearance distances between the primary and secondary circuits are too small.
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 ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Recall of the product from end users
Description: Power supply for LED light, sold in a white cardboard box.
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Finland
   
Alert number: A12/0029/18
Product: Insect killer lamp
Name: DESTRUCTEUR D'INSECTES
Risk type: Electric shock
Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
Brand: Unknown
Type / number of model: Code 281658-LJ3W-011
Risk level: Serious risk
The lamp’s high voltage grills are easily accessible by users.
Users could touch these accessible parts and suffer 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 (By: Importer)
Description: Insect killer lamp in cardboard packaging.
Batch number / Barcode: 2070002556193
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: France
   
Alert number: A12/0050/18
Product: Hair trimmer
Name: AcuBlade Lithium
Risk type: Fire
Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
Brand: BaByliss
Type / number of model: 7426U
Risk level: Serious risk
The lithium battery in the hair trimmer may overcharge.
Overcharging of the battery could lead to thermal runaway and the risk of a fire.

The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 62133-2.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)
Company recall page: 
Description: Hair trimmer packaged in a cardboard box.
Batch number / Barcode: Only a single batch is affected: 2416PT2
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: United Kingdom
  
Alert number: A12/0049/18
Product: Golf glove
Name: Aeroburner Glove
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Hobby/sports equipment
Brand: Aeroburner, TaylorMade
Type / number of model: Unknown
Risk level: Serious risk
The amount of chromium (VI) in the leather is too high (measured value up to 5.27 mg/kg).
Chromium (VI) is sensitising and may trigger allergic reactions.

The product does not comply with REACH Regulation.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Importer)
Description: Leather white and red golf glove. Comes in the following sizes: S, M, L, XL, ML
Batch number / Barcode: B1162019, B1162020, B1162021, B1162022, B1162023, B1162119, B1162120, B1162121, B1162122, B1162123, B1162124, B1162219, B1162220, B1162221, B1162222, B1162223
Country of origin: Indonesia
Alert submitted by: United Kingdom
 
Alert number: A12/0017/18
Product: LED Light
Name: Party LED Lights GETX LED
Risk type: Environment
Category: Lighting chains
Brand: Party Lighting
Type / number of model: ITEM NO 88029
Risk level: Serious risk
Some plastic or rubber components contain SCCPs (measured value up to 1.1%).
The placing on the market and use of articles containing SCCPs is banned. SCCPs persist in the environment, are toxic to aquatic organisms at low concentrations and bioaccumulate in wildlife and humans, posing a risk to human health and the environment.

The product does not comply with the Regulation on persistent organic pollutants (POP Regulation).
Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Retailer)
Description: Black cord with light bulbs in different colours. Packed in a 40 cm long cardboard box.
Batch number / Barcode: 8711252880297
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Norway
   
Alert number: A12/0045/18
Product: Transport/utility vehicle
Name: Various models
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Machinery
Brand: John Deere
Type / number of model: Gator XUV825, XUV825 S4, XUV855, XUV855 S4 Crossover
Risk level: Serious risk
The steering box may malfunction under certain circumstances.
This can make the vehicle difficult to control.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Machinery Directive.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users, Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)
Measures ordered by public authorities: Recall of the product from end users
Description: Transport/utility vehicle
Batch number / Barcode: Period of manufacture: March 2012 to November 2017
Country of origin: United States
Alert submitted by: Germany
 
Alert number: A12/0018/18
Product: Bus
Name: A3, AG3, AGG3
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Van Hool
Type / number of model: Approval No: e6*2007/46*0021*03; national U/70164, U/70077, 97/1143; Individual approval type: 30XB, 3X0B, 318, 324
Risk level: Serious risk
When the door action mechanism is disconnected from the power supply, the inward-swinging door has no obstacle detection device via the pressure-wave switch.
There is a greater risk of injury when getting into or stepping out of the bus. Passengers could be trapped in the door.
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 2005 and 2013.
Country of origin: Belgium
Alert submitted by: Germany
Alert number: A12/0019/18
Product: Passenger car
Name: Mazda 6
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Mazda
Type / number of model: Type-approval numbers: e1*2007/46*1001*01, e1*2001/116*0448*14, e1*2001/116*0448*19; type: GJ, GH
Risk level: Serious risk
Water infiltration may affect the functionality of the parking brake.
Reduced holding power of the parking brake could lead to an accident.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)
Description: Passenger car
Batch number / Barcode: The vehicles concerned were produced between 31 July 2012 and 18 November 2014.
Country of origin: Japan
Alert submitted by: Germany
Alert number: A12/0021/18
Product: Passenger car
Name: Mii
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: SEAT
Type / number of model: Unknown
Risk level: Serious risk
The towing eye supplied with the car may have defective welding.
If the towing eye is used, it may break with the risk that the towing cable hits people.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)
Description: Passenger car
Batch number / Barcode: Manufactured between 18/05/2017 and 12/10/2017.
Country of origin: Spain
Alert submitted by: Spain
Products were found and measures were taken also in: The Netherlands
Alert number: A12/0041/18
Product: Pickup truck
Name: Amarok
Risk type: Fire, Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: VW
Type / number of model: Type-approval numbers: e1*2007/46*0356* e1*2007/46*0750* Type: 2H, 2HS2
Risk level: Serious risk
The servo return pipe to the steering box could be damaged by a hose clamp and/or by coming into contact with the body of the wheel housing.
A damaged pipe could leak hydraulic oil on to hot components or the brake disk, leading to the risk of a fire or an accident.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)
Description: Pickup truck
Batch number / Barcode: The vehicles affected were produced between 19/12/2015 and 24/11/2017.
Country of origin: Argentina, Germany
Alert submitted by: Germany
Products were found and measures were taken also in: The Netherlands
Alert number: A12/0042/18
Product: Passenger car
Name: Various models
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Peugeot
Type / number of model: 2008 : e2*2007/46*0070*39 , 208 : e2*2007/46*0070*39, 3008 II : e2*2007/46*0534*02, e2*2007/46*0534*04, 308 II e2*2007/46*0405*16, e2*2007/46*0405*17, 5008 II : e2*2007/46*0534*04, 508 : e2*2007/46*0080*34, e2*2007/46*0081*18 , Partner III : e2*2001/116*0365*30, e2*2001/116*0365*31, e2*2007/46*0001*27, e2*2007/46*0001*28
Risk level: Serious risk
An engine part may not work correctly, leading to power loss.
This could potentially result in the engine stalling or engine failure. In very rare circumstances, the vehicle may unexpectedly accelerate slightly before suddenly stopping.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)
Description: Passenger car
Batch number / Barcode: 2008: manufactured between 2/10/2017 and 20/11/2017, 208: manufactured between 4/10/2017 and 27/11/2017, 3008 II: manufactured between 21/8/2017 and 26/11/2017 , 308 II: manufactured between 2/10/2017 and 23/11/2017 , 5008 II: manufactured between 4/10/2017 and 24/11/2017 , 508: manufactured between 6/10/2017 and 23/11/2017, Partner III: manufactured between 4/10/2017 and 22/11/2017
Country of origin: France
Alert submitted by: France
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Ireland, Poland, The Netherlands
Alert number: A12/0043/18
Product: Passenger car
Name: 3008 II
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Peugeot
Type / number of model: e2*2007/46*0534*00, e2*2007/46*0534*01, e2*2007/46*0534*02, e2*2007/46*0534*03, e2*2007/46*0534*04, e2*2007/46*0534*05
Risk level: Serious risk
There is contact between a fuel hose and the aerodynamic screen located under the fuel tank. Over time, this could cause a fuel leak.
Fuel leakage onto the road could cause another vehicle to lose control.

Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)
Description: Passenger car
Batch number / Barcode: Vehicles manufactured between 5/4/2016 and 24/8/2017
Country of origin: France
Alert submitted by: France
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Poland, The Netherlands
Alert number: A12/0044/18
Product: Passenger car
Name: i40
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Hyundai
Type / number of model: Type-approval number: E4*2007/46*0263*12; Type: VF
Risk level: Serious risk
The clutch switch may be faulty.
As a consequence, if the vehicle is started when it is in gear, without the hand brake on and the clutch not engaged, the vehicle could move off when not expected causing an accident.
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 1/04/2011 and 26/03/2012.
Country of origin: Republic of Korea
Alert submitted by: Germany
Alert number: A12/0046/18
Product: Passenger car
Name: Chiron
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Bugatti
Type / number of model: Type-approval number: e1*KS07/46*0008*05; Type: 5B
Risk level: Serious risk
The welding on the seat backs could be faulty.
This could lead to the seats becoming loose.
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 2 February 2017 and 13 October 2017.
Country of origin: France
Alert submitted by: Germany
Alert number: A12/0047/18
Product: Van
Name: T6
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: VW
Type / number of model: 7J0 (goods vehicle registration) e1*2007/46*0130*, 7HMA (motor caravan registration) e1*2001/116*0289, 7HC (passenger car registration)
Risk level: Serious risk
Due to a manufacturing fault, the fuel hoses may begin to leak.
A fuel leak could pose a hazard to vehicles following behind.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)
Description: Van
Batch number / Barcode: The vehicles affected were produced between 28/11/2016 and 11/01/2017.
Country of origin: Germany
Alert submitted by: Germany
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Ireland, The Netherlands
Alert number: A12/0056/18
Product: Motorcycle
Name: Versys-X 300
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Kawasaki
Type / number of model: Type-approval number: e4*168/2013*00049*00; Type: LE300C
Risk level: Serious risk
Because of vibrations, the socket of the brake/rear-light bulb may fall out of the lamp assembly, resulting in failure of the rear light.
If the rear lights fail, the vehicle is no longer adequately visible from the rear, especially when visibility is poor.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)
Description: Motorcycle
Batch number / Barcode: Vehicles produced during 2017 are affected.
Country of origin: Thailand
Alert submitted by: Germany
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Poland, The Netherlands
Alert number: A12/0025/18
Product: High visibility vest
Name: Kamizelka dla dzieci
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Protective equipment
Brand: Kando Plus
Type / number of model: UU, UU 204, YOYO-K
Risk level: Serious risk
The reflectance of the vest is inadequate.
As a result, the user is not sufficiently visible in situations where high visibility is essential.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Personal Protective Equipment Directive and the relevant European standard EN 1150.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description: High visibility vest for children. Packed in a transparent plastic bag.
Batch number / Barcode: 5905033227590, 5905033227613, 5905033227620
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Poland
      
Alert number: A12/0048/18
Product: Firework
Name: Panic
Risk type: Burns, Damage to hearing, Injuries
Category: Pyrotechnic articles
Brand: Panda Feuerwerk
Type / number of model: Article No GP3062
Risk level: Serious risk
The firework battery is unstable and can fall over during burning, meaning that the individual fireworks shoot out in unintended directions.
The sound pressure level is too high and can cause damage to hearing.

The product does not comply with the requirement of the Pyrotechnics Directive and the relevant European standard EN 15947.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Retailer): Recall of the product from end users
Description: Firework battery with 12 rounds in cardboard packaging.
Batch number / Barcode: CE 1008-F2-69243516
Country of origin: Unknown
Alert submitted by: Austria
 
Alert number: A12/0058/18
Product: Fireworks
Name: BPATA
Risk type: Burns, Fire
Category: Pyrotechnic articles
Brand: PAKETA
Type / number of model: P2950
Risk level: Serious risk
The rocket is not stable and may shoot in the wrong direction causing injuries or burns.
In some cases burning pieces fall off from the fireworks.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Pyrotechnics Directive and the relevant European standard EN 15947.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Destruction of the product
Description: Firework rocket
Batch number / Barcode: 4606005729500
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Iceland
 
Alert number: A12/0059/18
Product: Fireworks
Name: Secret gift
Risk type: Burns, Fire
Category: Pyrotechnic articles
Brand: Unknown
Type / number of model: CF1601
Risk level: Serious risk
The time measured between the ignition of the firework and the explosion of the firework is too short.
The product does not comply with the requirements of the Pyrotechnics Directive and the relevant European standard EN 15947.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Destruction of the product
Description: Colourful paper packaging, with drawing of a green/orange mosquito and the words "25 shots, Secret Gift" on it.
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Iceland
 
Alert number: A12/0060/18
Product: Fireworks
Name: Stormur
Risk type: Burns, Injuries
Category: Pyrotechnic articles
Brand: Unknown
Type / number of model: CF1601
Risk level: Serious risk
The cake is not stable during function and may fall over. The ignition fuse burns to fast .
As a result, the user may get injured or burnt.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Pyrotechnics Directive and the relevant European standard EN 15947.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Other
Description: Black paper packaging, with gold stripes and the words "GAEDASKOTKOKUR, SKOTKOKUR / HEIMSKLASSA" on it.
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Iceland
 
Alert number: A12/0022/18
Product: Plastic doll
Name: modelka
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Toys
Brand: Natalia Collection
Type / number of model: LS10052
Risk level: Serious risk
The plastic material of the head contains bis (2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value 20.8% by weight).
This phthalate may harm the health of children, causing possible damage of the reproductive system.

According to the REACH Regulation the phthalate DEHP is prohibited in all toys and childcare articles.
Measures taken by economic operators: Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures (By: Retailer)
Description: Plastic doll dressed in a black dress, packed in a cardboard box with window.
Batch number / Barcode: 5908445787232
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Estonia
    
Alert number: A12/0024/18
Product: Magnetic toy
Name: MAGFORMERS
Risk type: Choking
Category: Toys
Brand: ITS IMAGICAL
Type / number of model: Item 702006
Risk level: Serious risk
Small parts can easily be detached from the toy.
A child may put them in its 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): Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description: Magnetic toy containing 14 pieces that fit together. It is shipped in a cardboard box. The label reads: Magformers 14 pcs. Months 18+.
Batch number / Barcode: 8809134369005
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Spain
 
Alert number: A12/0030/18
Product: Trampoline
Name: LS-T185-PA6 Deluxe
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Toys
Brand: Lifestyle ProAktiv
Type / number of model: LS-T185-PA6
Risk level: Serious risk
The product is not sufficiently stable and the safety information, instructions for assembly and warnings are not adequate.
As a consequence, the trampoline might tip over during use and the user does not have the relevant information for a safe use of the product, leading to injuries.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 71-14.
Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description: Garden trampoline, diameter 185 cm, with safety net.
Batch number / Barcode: Product ID 10000
Country of origin: Germany
Alert submitted by: France
   
Alert number: A12/0031/18
Product: Plastic doll
Name: Sparkle girl
Risk type: Chemical, Environment
Category: Toys
Brand: Unknown
Type / number of model: No.6669 ITEM NO: 39754
Risk level: Serious risk
The plastic material of the doll contains di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value: 28.5% by weight), di-butyl phthalate (DBP) (measured value: 1.73% 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: 0.81% by weight).

The product does not comply with the requirements of the REACH Regulation.

In addition, it contains short chain chlorinated paraffins (SCCP) (measured value 0.19% by weight). The placing on the market and use of articles containing SCCPs is banned. SCCPs persist in the environment, are toxic to aquatic organisms at low concentrations and bioaccumulate in wildlife and humans, posing a risk to human health and the environment.

The product does not comply with the Regulation on persistent organic pollutants (POP Regulation).
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Retailer): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures, Warning consumers of the risks
Description: Plastic doll with blond hair wearing an orange and golden dress and packed in a cardboard box with a transparent window.
Batch number / Barcode: 7521890397542
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Slovakia
   
Alert number: A12/0032/18
Product: Plastic doll
Name: Sweet Fashion Style
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Toys
Brand: Unknown
Type / number of model: No:Q16
Risk level: Serious risk
The plastic material of the doll contains bis(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value 26.7% by weight) and dibutyl phthalate (DBP) (measured value 0.29 % 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 0.79 % by weight).

The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Distributor): Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description: Plastic doll with blond hair and pink dress. Packed in a cardboard box with a transparent window.
Batch number / Barcode: 6991200161612
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Slovakia
   
Alert number: A12/0033/18
Product: Plastic doll
Name: LITTLE GIRL
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 0.2% 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): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures
Description: A small plastic doll, packed in a cardboard box with a transparent window.
Batch number / Barcode: 5901271410749, LOT NO:4975
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Slovakia
   
Alert number: A12/0036/18
Product: Plastic doll
Name: Girl
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Toys
Brand: Unknown
Type / number of model: NO:Q18 NGTC493296
Risk level: Serious risk
The plastic material of the doll contains bis(2-ethylhexyl)phthalate (DEHP) (measured value 25.4% by weight) and dibutylphthalate (DBP) (measured value 0.06 % by weight).
These phthalates may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to the reproductive system.
It also contains diisononylphthalate (DINP) (measured value 0.26 % by weight).

The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Distributor): Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description: A plastic doll with blond hair dressed in an orange dress with white flowers. Packed in a cardboard box with a transparent window.
Batch number / Barcode: 6991204932966
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Slovakia
  
Alert number: A12/0037/18
Product: Trampoline
Name: Exit twist
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Toys
Brand: Exit toys
Type / number of model: Exit twist 366 green 12.91.12.01 3/3
Risk level: Serious risk
The distance between two adjacent shock-absorbing pieces of material within the padding is too big and the safety information and warnings are inadequate.
Users do not have the necessary information for a safe use of the product or could fall on the part that is not shock absorbent and be injured.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 71-14.
Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description: Trampoline with safety net.
Batch number / Barcode: 2015DS009-2 / 8718469464975
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: France
   
Alert number: A12/0038/18
Product: Plastic doll
Name: Beautiful doll
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Toys
Brand: BABY HOME
Type / number of model: NO.530 ITEM NO: ZY-7638
Risk level: Serious risk
The plastic material of the doll contains di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value: 35.2% by weight), di-butyl phthalate (DBP) (measured value: 0.01% 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: 0.006 % by weight).

The product does not comply with the requirements of the REACH Regulation.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Retailer): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures, Warning consumers of the risks
Description: Plastic doll packed in a cardboard box with a transparent window.
Batch number / Barcode: 6912080876380
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Slovakia
   
Alert number: A12/0039/18
Product: Plastic doll
Name: BEAUTIFUL GIRL FASHION
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Toys
Brand: Unknown
Type / number of model: NO: 6805 ITEM NO: ZY-7614
Risk level: Serious risk
The plastic material of the doll contains bis (2-ethylhexyl)phthalate (DEHP) (measured value 16.6% 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: 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 plastic doll, packed in a cardboard box with a transparent window.
Batch number / Barcode: 6912080876144
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Slovakia
   
Alert number: A12/0040/18
Product: Plastic doll
Name: Unknown
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Toys
Brand: Unknown
Type / number of model: ITEM NO: ZY-7613
Risk level: Serious risk
The plastic material of the doll contains bis(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value 22.5% 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: Importer): Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description: A plastic doll with blond hair dressed in blue dress. Packed in a yellow cardboard cone.
Batch number / Barcode: 6912080876137
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Slovakia
   
Alert number: A12/0051/18
Product: Fancy-dress costume
Name: Little panda
Risk type: Choking
Category: Toys
Brand: Belly babies UNDERWRAPS
Type / number of model: CS810107/M CS810107/L CS810107/XL
Risk level: Serious risk
The product contains small parts or fibrous stuffing material that can easily be detached.
The small parts or stuffing may be put in the mouth by a small child, causing choking.

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: Panda costume for children comprising plush bodysuit, hood and booties.
Batch number / Barcode: 1.) 897164581373, 2.) 897164581380 , 3.) 897164581397
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: France
 
Alert number: A12/0052/18
Product: Fancy-dress mask
Name: Masque Squelette Rigide
Risk type: Burns
Category: Toys
Brand: JOJA
Type / number of model: HAL 311
Risk level: Serious risk
The mask is highly flammable.
If it catches fire, the user may suffer burns 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 taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Importer)
Description: Golden or pink-coloured ‘skeleton’ mask with a black veil.
Batch number / Barcode: 352471016846; CH7070-0364-01
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: France
   
Alert number: A12/0053/18
Product: Plastic doll
Name: Little Baby Doll
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Toys
Brand: Funny Toy
Type / number of model: 8001D/HWAS18942
Risk level: Serious risk
The plastic material of the doll’s head contains di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value: 22.9% 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: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Importer)
Description: Plastic baby doll packed in a pink cardboard box with a picture of a child girl giving lap to the baby doll. The doll and accessories (scissors, stethoscope) are visible.
Batch number / Barcode: Batch: 12690393602; EAN: 5609801069039.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Portugal
    
Alert number: A12/0054/18
Product: Plastic doll
Name: PERFECT DESIGN
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Toys
Brand: SEMPREVIVA
Type / number of model: S21763 - mkf449373 - 2289 - 12
Risk level: Serious risk
The plastic material of the doll contains di (2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value 30.2% by weight).
This phthalate may harm the health of children, causing possible damage of 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 in a cardboard box with transparent plastic window.
Batch number / Barcode: 5605340190272
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Spain
  
Alert number: A12/0055/18
Product: Plastic doll
Name: THE LOVELY BABY
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Toys
Brand: Unknown
Type / number of model: NO.1022A
Risk level: Serious risk
The plastic material of the product contains di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value: 27.5 % by weight).
This phthalate may harm the health of children, causing possible damage of 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 10 cm tall, packaging – paper box with transparent window, 3+age.
Batch number / Barcode: 6 910268 015064, 8572 020000 048 , LT 1506
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Czech Republic
    
Alert number: A12/0057/18
Product: Plastic doll
Name: my first
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Toys
Brand: Fashion
Type / number of model: NO.958
Risk level: Serious risk
The plastic material of the product contains di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value: 11.5 % by weight).
This phthalate may harm the health of children, causing possible damage of 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: The doll is 22cm tall, long hair and dress in different colors, 3+age.
Batch number / Barcode: 6934052580859 , VTV3405-25
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Czech Republic
  
Alert number: A12/0061/18
Product: Keychain
Name: Keychain mermaid
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Toys
Brand: Toi-Toys
Type / number of model: 110778
Risk level: Serious risk
The plastic material of the toy contains di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value: 34% by weight).
This pthalate 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): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures
Description: Keychain with a small plastic mermaid attached
Batch number / Barcode: 8714627340600
Country of origin: The Netherlands
Alert submitted by: Luxembourg
  
Alert number: A12/0062/18
Product: Flashing Bracelet
Name: Flashing Bracelets
Risk type: Chemical, Environment
Category: Toys
Brand: Toys
Type / number of model: 034133
Risk level: Serious risk
The plastic material of the bracelets contains di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value: 40% by weight).
This phthalate may harm the health of children causing possible damage to the reproductive system.

In addition, the concentration of mercury in the button batteries in the article (0.16 % by weight). Mercury is one of the most hazardous environmental toxins and is a threat to the environment and, through the environment, to human health.

The product does not comply neither with the REACH Regulation nor with the Directive 2006/66 on batteries and accumulators and waste batteries and accumulators.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Retailer): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures
Description: Plastic, flashing bracelet in plastic packaging
Batch number / Barcode: 8713219322901
Country of origin: The Netherlands
Alert submitted by: Luxembourg
  
Alert number: A12/0063/18
Product: Teether book
Name: Jazzy Jungley
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Toys
Brand: Playgro
Type / number of model: 0m +
Risk level: Serious risk
The fabric material of the book contains the flame retardant tris(2-chlor-1-methylethyl phosphate (TCPP) (measured value: 22950 mg/kg).
TCPP can be harmful to children due to its carcinogenic properties and acute toxicity.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive.
Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Distributor)
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Distributor): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures
Description: Teething toy in the shape of a soft book with squeaky ball and plastic handle. Packaging: fixed to a cardboard label.
Batch number / Barcode: 9321104838582, Batch stamped: 005475; ITEM#0183858
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Germany
 
Alert number: A12/0064/18
Product: Trampoline
Name: Sixjump CST 185/L1564
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Toys
Brand: Sixbros
Type / number of model: 185/6FT TB 185/Blue/ON
Risk level: Serious risk
The product is not sufficiently stable and the safety information, instructions for assembly and warnings are not adequate.
As a consequence, the trampoline might tip over during use and the user does not have the relevant information for a safe use of the product, leading to injuries.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 71-14.
Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description: Blue garden trampoline, size 185 cm
Batch number / Barcode: RKS-2015001
Country of origin: Germany
Alert submitted by: France
  
Alert number: A11/0004/18
Product: Jumper cable
Name: Unknown
Risk type: Burns
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Unknown
Type / number of model: Rozruchowe cable, 900 Amp
Risk level: Other risk level
The terminal clamps are not fully insulated.
This could lead to an unintended flow of current, leading to a voltage arc and burns to users.

The product does not comply with the relevant national standard.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Manufacturer): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures
Description: Jumper cable, starter cable for passenger vehicles and lorries, 900 Amp with carry bag. Jumper cable, branded cable 2 x 6 meters, for all 12 V batteries .
Batch number / Barcode: 5 900 768 423514
Country of origin: Poland
Alert submitted by: Germany
  
Alert number: A11/0005/18
Product: Fancy-dress costume
Name: Little monkey
Risk type: Choking
Category: Toys
Brand: Belly babies UNDERWRAPS
Type / number of model: CS810115/XL CS810115/M CS810115/L
Risk level: Other risk level
The fibrous stuffing material is accessible due to the weakness of certain seams.
A child can put the fibrous stuffing material in the mouth and choke.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 71-1.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Importer)
Description: Monkey costume for children comprising plush bodysuit, hood and booties.
Batch number / Barcode: 1.) 897164611681, 2.) 897164611674, 3.) 897164611681
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: France
 




Report 2 (Published on: 12/01/2018)

Alert number: A12/0008/18
Product: Tattoo ink
Name: Ruby Red
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Chemical products
Brand: Eternal Ink
Type / number of model: Unknown
Risk level: Serious risk
The product contains the aromatic amines o-toluidine (measured value: 17 mg/kg) and 2-methyl-5-nitroaniline (measured value: 9.4 mg/kg).
Aromatic amines can cause cancer, cell mutations and affect reproduction.

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

The product does not comply with the national legislation.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures
Description: 30-ml bottle of red pigment
Batch number / Barcode: Batch Number 28.11.2014
Country of origin: United States
Alert submitted by: Italy
 
Alert number: A12/0002/18
Product: Glue for false nails
Name: Brush-On Resin
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Cosmetics
Brand: Sheba Nails
Type / number of model: Unknown
Risk level: Serious risk
The glue contains hydroquinone (measured value 0.05% by weight).
Hydroquinone can cause skin irritation and dermatitis.

The product does not comply with the Cosmetics Products Regulation.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures
Description: A small white bottle with glue for false nails.
Batch number / Barcode: Lot nr. 0316
Country of origin: United States
Alert submitted by: Norway
  
Alert number: A12/0015/18
Product: Skin-lightening product
Name: Lightening Beauty Lotion
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Cosmetics
Brand: BSQ / Caro bright+
Type / number of model: Unknown
Risk level: Serious risk
The product contains kojic acid (measured value: 2.7% by weight).
Kojic acid can induce skin sensitisation.

The product does not comply with the Cosmetics Regulation.
Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Retailer)
Description: Perfumed skin-lightening cream in plastic bottle, packed in cellophane.
Batch number / Barcode: 8713887000088, Lot: L 16351A
Country of origin: Unknown
Alert submitted by: Germany
  
Alert number: A12/0007/18
Product: Mobile phone charger
Name: KUĆNI PUNJAČ
Risk type: Electric shock
Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
Brand: +CLASS
Type / number of model: Model: 130 Qu Code: 06010014
Risk level: Serious risk
The clearance and creepage distances between the primary and secondary circuits are too small.
Accessible parts could consequently become live.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 60950.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description: Mobile phone charger
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Croatia
   
Alert number: A12/0014/18
Product: USB charger
Name: USB Travel Charger
Risk type: Electric shock
Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
Brand: Toti
Type / number of model: UA20
Risk level: Serious risk
The electrical insulation is not sufficient and the clearance / creepage distances between the primary and accessible secondary circuits are not adequate.
Accessible parts could consequently become live.

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: USB travel charger. Sold in a white transparent package with text "USB Travel Charger with Lightning Cable".
Batch number / Barcode: 4779040333138
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Finland
   
Alert number: A12/0005/18
Product: Bunk bed
Name: Fire Truck bunk bed
Risk type: Injuries, Strangulation
Category: Furniture
Brand: Unknown
Type / number of model: 1050
Risk level: Serious risk
The safety barrier is not sufficiently high and the distance between the top steps of the ladder and the side of the bed is too large.
A child could consequently fall from the upper bed or introduce the head in the opening and get stuck, leading to injuries or strangulation.

The product does not comply with the relevant European standards EN 747.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Distributor): Recall of the product from end users
Description: Bunk bed build as a fire truck with ladder in the back of the bed.
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
Country of origin: Poland
Alert submitted by: Denmark
  
Alert number: A12/0001/18
Product: Fishing baits
Name: Hackles mini cuttlefish
Risk type: Environment
Category: Hobby/sports equipment
Brand: Unknown
Type / number of model: 315563
Risk level: Serious risk
The plastic part contains cadmium (measured value 0.0676% by weight).
Exposure to cadmium is harmful because it persists in the environment, is toxic to aquatic organisms, can damage organs and may also cause cancer.

The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.
Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Importer)
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Warning consumers of the risks
Description: Five plastic octopuses in different colours packed in transparent plastic.
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
Country of origin: Hong Kong
Alert submitted by: Norway
 
Alert number: A12/0004/18
Product: Lighting chain
Name: Unknown
Risk type: Electric shock
Category: Lighting chains
Brand: Unknown
Type / number of model: LX-01
Risk level: Serious risk
The accessible wires have only basic insulation.
If the insulation is damaged, the live conductors can become accessible.

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: Lighting chain in the form of a bunch of flowers. Supplied without packaging.
Batch number / Barcode: 8585201690035
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Slovenia
   
Alert number: A12/0009/18
Product: Mini motorcycle
Name: Unknown
Risk type: Burns, Injuries
Category: Machinery
Brand: Unknown
Type / number of model: 49cc
Risk level: Serious risk
The prop stand can touch the ground during riding. There is no speed limiting device and the steering system is inadequate.
This can cause the rider to lose control over the motorcycle and fall.

In addition, there are sharp edges and angles on the fixing point of the prop stand and at the footrests and hot touchable surfaces.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Machinery Directive and the relevant European standard EN 16029.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Distributor): Recall of the product from end users
Description: Mini motorbike with plastic fairings.
Batch number / Barcode: Serial or type identification: HB-PSB01, serial number: L85DR2FA5H1007176, serial number of the motor: 44F-6WLT2017020204
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Finland
   
Alert number: A12/0016/18
Product: Van / minibus
Name: Sprinter
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Mercedes-Benz
Type / number of model: e1*2007/46*0280*, e1*2007/46*0294, e1*2007/46*0299*, e1*2007/46*0300, e1*2007/46*0308*, e1*2007/46*0557*, e1*2007/46*1093* Types: 906BA30, 906BA50, 906BA35, 906BA50/4x4,906BA35
Risk level: Serious risk
The seat belt for the centre-left seat in the rear row of seats may not lock properly on account of a fault inside the seat-belt casing.
Consequently, a passenger sitting in the seat might be at greater risk of injury in the event of an accident.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)
Description: Van / minibus
Batch number / Barcode: The vehicles affected were produced between 28 September 2017 and 29 September 2017.
Country of origin: Germany
Alert submitted by: Germany
Alert number: A12/0003/18
Product: Modelling clay
Name: INTELIGENTNI plastelin
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Toys
Brand: Unknown
Type / number of model: Unknown
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.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 71-1.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Distributor)
Description: 'Intelligent' modelling clay with a magnet, supplied in a metallic tin.
Batch number / Barcode: 8594164760280
Country of origin: United States
Alert submitted by: Slovenia
   
Alert number: A12/0006/18
Product: Toy pushchair
Name: Baby Car
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Toys
Brand: Starlet
Type / number of model: NO.68699 (on a packaging) 6346356 (on attached label)
Risk level: Serious risk
The locking device does not work properly.
The toy pushchair could consequently collapse during use causing the fingers of a child to be crushed.

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): Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description: Toy pushchair made with plastic tubes (diameter 11 mm) and textile seating. It is equipped with one locking device and packed in a plastic bag.
Batch number / Barcode: 2023000002216
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Poland
    
Alert number: A12/0010/18
Product: Plush toy
Name: Unknown
Risk type: Choking
Category: Toys
Brand: Toys & Gifts
Type / number of model: 5520200282
Risk level: Serious risk
The eyes can easily come loose, generating small parts.
A small child may put them in the mouth and choke.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 71-1.
Measures ordered by public authorities: Recall of the product from end users
Description: Light brown plush bear with scarf with paw prints, sitting, size: 33 cm
Batch number / Barcode: 8718902280414 / 2015DNT-045
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: The Netherlands
   
Alert number: A12/0011/18
Product: Fancy-dress beard
Name: Barba Canosa
Risk type: Burns
Category: Toys
Brand: GUIRCA
Type / number of model: ref. 11511
Risk level: Serious risk
The beard is highly flammable.
If it catches fire, the child could suffer burns 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: Two grey beards. Cardboard packaging.
Batch number / Barcode: 8434077115114
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Spain
  
Alert number: A12/0012/18
Product: Plastic doll
Name: Surprised Girls
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Toys
Brand: Beaut
Type / number of model: NO.LB366- (on a packaging) Art.No.MPF 18946 (on attached label)
Risk level: Serious risk
The plastic material of the blue-haired doll contains bis (2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value 33.3% by weight).
This phthalate may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to the reproductive system.

According to the REACH Regulation the phthalate DEHP is prohibited in all toys and childcare articles.
Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Importer)
Description: Set of two plastic dolls. Cardboard packaging with plastic window.
Batch number / Barcode: 5900368189469
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Poland
  
Alert number: A12/0013/18
Product: Plastic doll
Name: Maxie Girlz
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Toys
Brand: Unknown
Type / number of model: OKG622856
Risk level: Serious risk
The plastic material of the doll contains bis (2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value 33.6% by weight).
This phthalate may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to the reproductive system.

According to the REACH Regulation, the phthalate DEHP is prohibited in all toys and childcare articles.
Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Importer)
Description: Plastic doll packaged in a cardboard box with window.
Batch number / Barcode: 6991206228562
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Poland
   
Alert number: A11/0001/18
Product: Soother holder
Name: Waterproof pacifier clip
Risk type: Suffocation
Category: Childcare articles and children's equipment
Brand: BUMKINS
Type / number of model: Model: Disney Mickey Mouse, PC-DMK97
Risk level: Other risk level
The garment fastener does not have sufficient ventilation holes.
A child playing with the soother holder could put the garment fastener into the mouth, where it could get stuck and lead to suffocation.

The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 12586.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Distributor): Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description: Soother holder consisting of a white ribbon with blue patterns, a metal clip on one end and a white rubber band on the other end. It is fixed to a cardboard label in a transparent plastic bag.
Batch number / Barcode: 14292998228, Batch: 01-2016-2578
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Greece
    
Alert number: A11/0002/18
Product: Soother holder
Name: keep-it-kleen
Risk type: Choking
Category: Childcare articles and children's equipment
Brand: RaZbaby
Type / number of model: PINK HEARTS, Item No: 417800
Risk level: Other risk level
The garment fastener can break generating small parts.
A small child may put them in the mouth and choke.

The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 12586.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Distributor): Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description: Soother holder consisting of a pink-white ribbon, a plastic clip with hearts patterns on one end and a white rubber ring on the other end. Packaging: blister with cardboard back.
Batch number / Barcode: Lot:1607
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Greece
   
Alert number: A11/0003/18
Product: Fancy-dress costume
Name: The Croods
Risk type: Burns
Category: Toys
Brand: Morphsuits / DreamWorks
Type / number of model: Modelnumber: KLCR
Risk level: Other risk level
The wig is not sufficiently self-extinguishing in the event that it is ignited by a flame.
A child could consequently receive burns.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 71-2.
Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Retailer)
Description: A complete morphsuit with a feather wig.
Batch number / Barcode: 887513004257
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Denmark
 





Report 1 (Published on: 05/01/2018)

Alert number: A12/1862/17
Product: Tattoo ink
Name: Lining Black
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Chemical products
Brand: Intenze
Type / number of model: Unknown
Risk level: Serious risk
The product contains polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAH)s, including benzo(a)pyrene (measured values: benzo(a)pyrene: 0.2 mg/kg; total of PAHs: 42.5 mg/kg).
Some PAHs are carcinogenic, including benzo(a)pyrene.

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

The product does not comply with national legislation.
Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Distributor)
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Distributor): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures
Description: Black tattoo ink, black plastic bottle with screw top.
Batch number / Barcode: Batch: BK135JMX40; Lot: SS 250; Exp. 1/31/2022
Country of origin: United States
Alert submitted by: Germany
  
Alert number: A12/1864/17
Product: Soother holder
Name: Unknown
Risk type: Choking
Category: Childcare articles and children's equipment
Brand: Elodie Details
Type / number of model: 1) 103125, 2) 103146, 3) 103100
Risk level: Serious risk
The soother holder fastener breaks easily, generating small parts.
A small child may put them 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: Distributor): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures
Description: Soother holders made of textile strap (different colors and patterns) with a metallic garment fastener.
Batch number / Barcode: 1) 7350041671251, 2) 7350041671466, 3) 7350041671008
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Finland
 
Alert number: A12/1869/17
Product: Amber necklace
Name: Unknown
Risk type: Choking
Category: Childcare articles and children's equipment
Brand: GALLMAYER
Type / number of model: Unknown
Risk level: Serious risk
The necklace is not sufficiently strong: the two parts of the clasp can detach and the beads may break, generating small parts.
A child may put the small parts in the mouth and choke.

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Distributor): Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description: Amber teething necklace, packed in a cardboard box with a transparent window.
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
Country of origin: Germany
Alert submitted by: Spain
 
Alert number: A12/1872/17
Product: Soother holder
Name: Pacifier Chain Mini
Risk type: Choking, Strangulation
Category: Childcare articles and children's equipment
Brand: Jollein
Type / number of model: Unknown
Risk level: Serious risk
The soother holder cord is too long and can wrap around the child's neck, leading to strangulation. Small parts detach easily from the soother holder.
A small child may put them in the mouth and choke.

The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 12586.
Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Importer)
Description: Soother holder
Batch number / Barcode: 8717329325494
Country of origin: Turkey
Alert submitted by: Malta
 
Alert number: A12/1873/17
Product: Soother holder
Name: Soother holder
Risk type: Choking
Category: Childcare articles and children's equipment
Brand: Baby Ono
Type / number of model: 073
Risk level: Serious risk
The garment fastener breaks easily, generating small parts.
A small child may put them in the mouth and choke.

The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 12586.
Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Importer)
Measures ordered by public authorities: Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description: Soother holder
Batch number / Barcode: 5904341202879
Country of origin: Poland
Alert submitted by: Malta
  
Alert number: A12/1877/17
Product: Soother holder with toy
Name: Diinglisar Wild, Tiger
Risk type: Choking, Injuries
Category: Childcare articles and children's equipment
Brand: TEDDYKOMPANIET
Type / number of model: 14862 Diinglisar Wild, Napphallare, Tiger
Risk level: Serious risk
The ears of the tiger head can be detached, generating small parts and giving access to the fibrous stuffing material. In addition, the garment fastener is too large.
A small child can put the small parts or the stuffing material in the mouth, causing choking, or can put the garment fastener in the mouth where it can get stuck in the trachea area, causing injuries.

The product does not comply with the relevant European standards EN 71-1 and EN 12586.
Measures taken by economic operators: Destruction of the product (By: Retailer)
Description: Soother holder with a soft tiger head, sold without packaging but cardboard label.
Batch number / Barcode: 7331626148627, batch code: 14862/101091
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Latvia
     
Alert number: A12/1586/17
Product: Child's hat
Name: Unknown
Risk type: Choking
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
Brand: IKKS
Type / number of model: XK90010
Risk level: Serious risk
The pompons may detach from the hat. As a consequence, a child could put them in the mouth and choke on them.
Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Importer)
Description: Navy-blue knitted hat, lined with natural-coloured artificial fur, with ties with pompons at the ends.
Batch number / Barcode: 3605442569831
Country of origin: Vietnam
Alert submitted by: France
 
Alert number: A12/1865/17
Product: Leather gloves
Name: Unknown
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
Brand: Birreti
Type / number of model: Unknown
Risk level: Serious risk
The amount of chromium (VI) in the leather is too high (measured value 270 mg/kg).
Chromium (VI) is sensitising and may trigger allergic reactions.

The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users, Warning consumers of the risks, Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Retailer)
Description: Women's beige leather gloves, size 7.5.
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Estonia
  
Alert number: A12/1879/17
Product: Toiletry bag
Name: Unknown
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
Brand: Unknown
Type / number of model: 74062
Risk level: Serious risk
The plastic strap contains lead (measured value 0.19 % by weight).
Exposure to lead can result in severe and irreversible neuro-behavioural and neuro-developmental effects.

The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.

Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Importer)
Description: Toiletry bag in transparent, pink plastic, with a brown zipper and strap.
Batch number / Barcode: 7330878740627
Country of origin: Hong Kong
Alert submitted by: Sweden
 
Alert number: A12/1880/17
Product: Rainhat Sou'Wester
Name: Unknown
Risk type: Environment
Category: Clothing, textiles and fashion items
Brand: Unknown
Type / number of model: 429297
Risk level: Serious risk
The rainhat contains short chained chlorinated parafins (SCCPs) (measured value 4,3%).
SCCPs persist in the environment, are toxic to aquatic organisms at low concentrations and bioaccumulate in wildlife and humans, posing a risk to human health and the environment.

The product does not comply with the POP Regulation.
Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Importer)
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Distributor): Warning consumers of the risks
Description: Blue sou'wester with white ribbon in a transparent plastic bag.
Batch number / Barcode: 7043134292975
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Norway
 
Alert number: A12/1871/17
Product: Facial gel
Name: Lift gel activateur
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Cosmetics
Brand: NEWA
Type / number of model: 1.) 1058557 2.) 1058711
Risk level: Serious risk
The product contains N-nitrosodiethanolamine (NDELA) (measured value: 126 µg/kg).
NDELA is carcinogenic.
The product does not comply with the Cosmetic Products Regulation.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Retailer)
Company recall page: 
Description: Tube of cosmetic gel for the face, sold alone or in a box-set including an electrical appliance for firming the face.
Batch number / Barcode: 1.) 7290014660434 , 2.) 7290014660441
Country of origin: Israel
Alert submitted by: France
  
Alert number: A12/1867/17
Product: Battery charger
Name: Lead acid charger
Risk type: Electric shock
Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
Brand: H
Type / number of model: HW888
Risk level: Serious risk
The electrical insulation is inadequate. As a result, accessible parts can 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: Distributor): Recall of the product from end users
Description: Input: 110-240V, 50/60Hz, IPX0, Class II. Output: 12V, 6V, 2V, 1A
Batch number / Barcode: 2050003444460
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Finland
   
Alert number: A12/1857/17
Product: Armband for mobile phone
Name: Lightweight neoprene armb
Risk type: Environment
Category: Hobby/sports equipment
Brand: Varde
Type / number of model: 615826-5
Risk level: Serious risk
The black plastic contains 0,5 % short chained chlorinated paraffins (SCCPs).
The placing on the market and use of articles containing SCCPs is banned. SCCPs persist in the environment, are toxic to aquatic organisms at low concentrations and bioaccumulate in wildlife and humans, posing a risk to human health and the environment.

The product does not comply with the Regulation on persistent organic pollutants (POP Regulation).
Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Distributor)
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Distributor): Warning consumers of the risks
Description: Black armband for mobile phone, transparent and black plastic in front and neoprene straps packed in a black cardboard box with plastic window.
Batch number / Barcode: 0261582610005
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Norway
 
Alert number: A12/1858/17
Product: Pool shoes
Name: Slippers
Risk type: Environment
Category: Hobby/sports equipment
Brand: Unknown
Type / number of model: 142765
Risk level: Serious risk
The strap of the pool shoes contains 0,8% short chain chlorinated paraffins (SCCPs).
The placing on the market and use of articles containing SCCPs is banned. SCCPs persist in the environment, are toxic to aquatic organisms at low concentrations and bioaccumulate in wildlife and humans, posing a risk to human health and the environment.

The product does not comply with the Regulation on persistent organic pollutants (POP Regulation).
Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Importer)
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Distributor): Warning consumers of the risks
Description: Blue pool shoes with white effect on the strap.
Batch number / Barcode: 7022810116590
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Norway
 
Alert number: A12/1859/17
Product: Pool shoes
Name: Badesandaler
Risk type: Environment
Category: Hobby/sports equipment
Brand: Unknown
Type / number of model: 314226
Risk level: Serious risk
The upper part contains 0,45 % by weight short chain chlorinated paraffins (SCCPs).
The placing on the market and use of articles containing SCCPs is banned. SCCPs persist in the environment, are toxic to aquatic organisms at low concentrations and bioaccumulate in wildlife and humans, posing a risk to human health and the environment.

The product does not comply with the Regulation on persistent organic pollutants (POP Regulation).
Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Distributor)
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Distributor): Warning consumers of the risks
Description: Blue and white pool shoes wrapped in transparent plastic bag.
Batch number / Barcode: 0231422609957
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Norway
 
Alert number: A12/1875/17
Product: Lampholder
Name: Unknown
Risk type: Electric shock
Category: Lighting equipment
Brand: Unknown
Type / number of model: PO64812
Risk level: Serious risk
The protection against electric shock is insufficient.
The user could touch live parts whilst inserting a bulb.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 60238.
Measures ordered by public authorities: Recall of the product from end users
Description: Lampholder that screws into an existing E27 lampholder. It has a sensor that turns the lamp off/on with the daylight.
Batch number / Barcode: 5709557979948
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Sweden
  
Alert number: A12/1874/17
Product: Passenger car / van
Name: V-Class, Vito
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Mercedes-Benz
Type / number of model: EC type approval: e1*2007/46*0457*, e1*2007/46*0458* and e1*2007/46*0459 Type: 639/2, 639/4, 639/5
Risk level: Serious risk
The cabling under the front swivel seats can get caught causing damage to the cabling.
This could result in the unintended deployment of the thorax airbag when the seat is rotated causing injuries to the occupant.

Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)
Description: Passenger car / van
Batch number / Barcode: The vehicles in question were manufactured between 7 June 2014 and 2 June 2017.
Country of origin: Germany
Alert submitted by: Germany
Alert number: A12/1878/17
Product: Passenger car
Name: Crossland X
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Opel
Type / number of model: EC-type approval numbers: e4*2007/46*1194*02 and e4*2007/46*1194*03
Risk level: Serious risk
Oil entry in the inlet circuit of the engine can occur caused by the pistons.
This could result in engine failure which could lead to an accident.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Importer)
Description: Passenger car
Batch number / Barcode: Production year: 2018
Country of origin: Spain
Alert submitted by: Portugal
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Germany, The Netherlands
Alert number: A12/1881/17
Product: Wheel loader
Name: ZW65-6. ZW75-6, ZW95-6
Risk type: Fire
Category: Motor vehicles
Brand: Hitachi
Type / number of model: Type-approval numbers: N050*07 Typ: E213 Sales descriptions: ZW65-6, ZW75-6, ZW95-6
Risk level: Serious risk
The fuel parts rubs against engine parts as a result of having been positioned incorrectly. As a result, they can wear through and leak in time.
There is a danger of fuel escaping and becoming ignited on contact with hot parts of the engine.
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)
Description: Wheel loader
Batch number / Barcode: The vehicles affected were produced between November 2015 and March 2017.
Country of origin: Germany
Alert submitted by: Germany
Alert number: A12/1868/17
Product: Elastic luggage straps
Name: PULPO 2 CIERRES
Risk type: Injuries
Category: Other
Brand: GERIMPORT
Type / number of model: 120 CM
Risk level: Serious risk
The straps easily detach from the carabiner when under tension.
This causes the elasticated straps to recoil and hit the user or a fixed load to fall, leading to injuries and accidents.

The product does not comply with the relevant standard BS AU 258.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description: Elastic straps in two colours with two fastenings and a carabiner at each end. They are packaged in a transparent plastic bag closed by a cardboard tag.
Batch number / Barcode: 8430540539647
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Spain
   
Alert number: A12/1882/17
Product: Firework
Name: Intense
Risk type: Burns, Injuries
Category: Pyrotechnic articles
Brand: J-FIREWORKS
Type / number of model: Battery of shot tubes
Risk level: Serious risk
The firework can fall over during use and cause injuries or burns.

The product does not comply with the requirement of the Pyrotechnics Directive and the relevant European standard EN 15947.
Measures ordered by public authorities: Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description: Battery of shot tubes with 19 shots. cat. F2. Brown paper packaging, with black drawing of a dragon and the words "INTENSE, power, prestige, perfection" on it.
Batch number / Barcode: JF 1604-16
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Denmark
   
Alert number: A12/1860/17
Product: Beach ball
Name: Liverpool Junior Club
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Toys
Brand: Unknown
Type / number of model: Unknown
Risk level: Serious risk
The plastic material of the ball contains di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value: 24% by weight).
This phthalate may harm the health of children, causing possible damage of the reproductive system.

According to the REACH Regulation the phthalate DEHP is prohibited in all toys and childcare articles.
Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Importer)
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Warning consumers of the risks
Description: Beach ball im red and white With Liverpool Junior logo printed on.
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Norway
 
Alert number: A12/1861/17
Product: Beach ball
Name: Lipton beach ball
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Toys
Brand: Unknown
Type / number of model: Unknown
Risk level: Serious risk
The plastic material of the ball contains di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value: 24% by weight).
This phthalate may harm the health of children, causing possible damage of the reproductive system.

According to the REACH Regulation the phthalate DEHP is prohibited in all toys and childcare articles.
Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Importer)
Description: Yellow, red and white beach ball with Lipton logo printed on.
Batch number / Barcode: Unknown
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Norway
 
Alert number: A12/1863/17
Product: Plastic toy set
Name: My fashion dress up set
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Toys
Brand: Girlz club
Type / number of model: PCH-931
Risk level: Serious risk
The transparent material of the sandals contains di(2-ethylhexyl)phthalate (DEHP) (measured value 0,45 % by weight).
This phthalate may harm the health of children, causing possible damage of the reproductive system.

According to the REACH Regulation the phthalate DEHP is prohibited in all toys and childcare articles.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Import rejected at border
Description: Dressing-up set with high-heeled sandals, tiara, earrings, bow that can be attached to hair, neckless, small purse and gloves. Set is sold in pink, light blue and rose. Packed in cardboard box.
Batch number / Barcode: 6438114532850
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Finland
  
Alert number: A12/1866/17
Product: Plastic doll
Name: Girl New Style
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Toys
Brand: Tasso
Type / number of model: art.#398Q-9
Risk level: Serious risk
The doll's head contains bis (2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value 26.4% by weight).
This phthalate may harm the health of children, causing possible damage of the reproductive system.

According to the REACH Regulation the phthalate DEHP is prohibited in all toys and childcare articles.
Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Importer)
Description: Plastic doll packed in a blister with cardboard back.
Batch number / Barcode: EAN: 5901002004483
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Poland
  
Alert number: A12/1870/17
Product: Skipping rope
Name: Skakanka
Risk type: Chemical
Category: Toys
Brand: ADAR
Type / number of model: Item no.: 921904
Risk level: Serious risk
The skipping rope's string contains di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value: up to 39.2% by weight).
This phthalate may harm the health of children, causing possible damage of the reproductive system.

According to the REACH Regulation the phthalate DEHP is prohibited in all toys and childcare articles.
Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Importer)
Description: Skipping rope consisting of a coloured string made of elastic plastic material and plastic handles.
Batch number / Barcode: EAN: 5901271454569
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Poland
  
Alert number: A12/1876/17
Product: Plastic toy
Name: Horse
Risk type: Choking
Category: Toys
Brand: Playme
Type / number of model: Art. No. OTG0871381; SM7000
Risk level: Serious risk
The warning on the toy conflicts with its intended use. The shape and size of the ponies are indeed suitable for small children who could 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: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Importer)
Description: Set of six ponies made of soft rubber-like material. On the bottom of each toy there is a sound producing element which is activated when the toy is squeezed. Packed in a net bag.
Batch number / Barcode: EAN: 590779157577
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Poland
     
Alert number: A11/0154/17
Product: Fabric doll
Name: Kantenhocker
Risk type: Choking
Category: Toys
Brand: Unknown
Type / number of model: ITEM NO.: 45819001
Risk level: Other risk level
Small parts can easily be detached from the toy (part of the textile cap).
Small children 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: Retailer): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures
Description: Fabric doll to be put on the border or a shelf, approximately 33 cm tall with soft sand filling, offered for sale without packaging.
Batch number / Barcode: 5701390412002; BATCH NO.: 4510057140-20
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Germany