PRODUCT RECALLS - Identification of unsafe product issues

PRODUCT RECALLS - Identification of unsafe product issues

PRODUCT RECALLS - Identification of unsafe product issues

PRODUCT RECALLS Identification of unsafe product issues August 2018 Helmsman Quality & Technology Services 152 North Jianxin Road, Fuzhou, Fujian, China p +86 (0)591 8375 3184▪ f +86 (0)591 83724643▪ inquiry@hqts.com▪ www.hqts.com

PRODUCT RECALLS - Identification of unsafe product issues

2| of 72 P a g e Summary EU Summary The recalled products quantity in August 2018 is 169 of 13 categories. The top three categories with the most recalled products are Childcare Articles & Children's Equipment and Toys (58), Clothing, Textiles and Fashion Items (33) and Jewelry (26). Most of the products come from China (104).

And the main risks are chemical, choking and injuries. More risk analysis and the percentage of each product category are shown in the below statistical charts. USA Summary The recalled products quantity in August 2018 is 25 of 8 categories. The categories with the most recalled products are Machine (9) and Electrical Appliances and Equipment (4). Most of the products come from China (11) and USA (10). And the main risks are injuries, burns, fire, etc. More risk analysis and the percentage of each product category are shown in the below statistical charts.

43.2% 21.3% 15.4% 13.6% 5.9%4.7% 1.8%1.2%1.2%0.6%0.6%0.6% 0.00% 5.00% 10.00% 15.00% 20.00% 25.00% 30.00% 35.00% 40.00% 45.00% 50.00% EU - Recall - Aug. 2018 Percentage 34.3% 19.5% 15.4% 10.1% 7.7% 5.3% 3.6% 0.6% 0.6% 0.6% 0.6% 0.6% 1.2% EU - Percentage of Each Product Category Childcare articles, children’s equipment and toys Clothing, textiles and fashion items Jewelry Electrical appliances and equipment Cosmetics Lighting equipment Chemical products Gas appliance and components Hobby/sports equipment Kitchen/cooking accessories Lighters Construction products Others

PRODUCT RECALLS - Identification of unsafe product issues

3| of 72 P a g e CAN Summary The recalled products quantity in August 2018 is 21 of 7 categories.

The categories with the most recalled products are Childcare Articles & Children's Equipment and Toys (4) and Electrical Appliances and Equipment (4). Most of the products come from China (12). The main risks are injuries, choking and burns. More risk analysis and the percentage of major product categories are shown in the below statistical charts. 32% 24% 24% 12% 8% 4% 4% 4% 4% 4% 4% 0% 5% 10% 15% 20% 25% 30% 35% US - Recall - Aug. 2018 Percentage 36% 16% 16% 8% 8% 8% 4% 4% US - Percentage of Each Product Category Machine Electrical appliances and equipment Home supplies Lighting equipment Hobby/sports equipment Childcare articles, children’s equipment and toys Pyrotechnics Kitchen/cooking accessories

PRODUCT RECALLS - Identification of unsafe product issues

4| of 72 P a g e AUS Summary The recalled products quantity in August 2018 is 19 of 7 categories. The categories with the most recalled products are Home Supplies (6) and Childcare Articles, Children’s Equipment and Toys (4). And the main risks are choking, improper labeling and electric shock. More risk analysis and the percentage of major product categories are shown in the below statistical charts. 28.6% 14.3% 14.3% 14.3% 9.5%9.5%9.5% 4.8%4.8%4.8%4.8% 0.00% 5.00% 10.00% 15.00% 20.00% 25.00% 30.00% 35.00% CAN - Recall - Aug. 2018 Percentage 19.0% 19.0% 19.0% 14.3% 9.5% 9.5% 9.5% CAN - Percentage of Each Product Category Childcare articles, children’s equipment and toys Electrical appliances and equipment Home supplies Chemical products Clothing, textiles and fashion items Lighting equipment 31.6% 21.1% 15.8%15.8% 10.5%10.5% 5.3% 5.3% 5.3% 0.00% 5.00% 10.00% 15.00% 20.00% 25.00% 30.00% 35.00% AUS - Recall - Aug.

2018 Percentage 31.6% 21.1% 15.8% 10.5% 10.5% 5.3% 5.3% AUS - Percentage of Each Product Category Home supplies Childcare articles, children’s equipment and toys Electrical appliances and equipment Machine Furniture Hobby/sports equipment Others

5| of 72 P a g e EU - Monthly Overview Report - Aug. 2018 No. Submitted By Alert Number Country of Origin Product Risk Measures 1 Croatia A12/1120/18 United States Tattoo ink Type / number of model: Unknown Batch number / Barcode: SS258, art. st1007BR; exp. date 31.07.2022 Chemical The ink contains cadmium (measured value: 0.62 mg/kg), mercury (measured value: 0.32 mg/kg) and barium (measured value: 62 mg/kg). Exposure to lead is harmful for human health and can cause developmental neurotoxicity. Salts of barium can be absorbed from the tattoo ink and have toxic effects.

The Council of Europe Resolution ResAP (2008)1 on requirements and criteria for the safety of tattoos and permanent make-up recommends that the levels of cadmium and mercury in tattoo inks do not exceed 0.2 mg/kg and that the level of barium does not exceed 50 mg/kg.

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Distributor): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures 2 Croatia A12/1122/18 United States Tattoo ink Type / number of model: Unknown Batch number / Barcode: lot G-125, item number E081 Chemical The product contains lead (measured value: 14.7 mg/kg) and barium (measured value: 75 mg/kg). Exposure to lead is harmful for human health and can cause developmental neurotoxicity. Salts of barium can be absorbed from the tattoo ink and have toxic effects.

The Council of Europe Resolution ResAP (2008)1 on requirements and criteria for the safety of tattoos and permanent Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Retailer): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures

6| of 72 P a g e No. Submitted By Alert Number Country of Origin Product Risk Measures make-up recommends that the levels of lead in tattoo inks do not exceed 2 mg/kg and that the level of barium not exceed 50 mg/kg. 3 Spain A12/1069/18 India Babies' clothing set Type / number of model: and 180156221 , 1820156207, Ref 1820156205, Batch number / Barcode: 8435506246102, , 8435506246195 , and 8435506246331 Choking The buttons come off easily, generating small parts.

A small child may put the buttons in the mouth and choke.

The product does not comply with the relevant national standard UNE 40902. Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Import rejected at border 4 Bulgaria A12/1106/18 Turkey Children’s clothing set Type / number of model: 18/330 Batch number / Barcode: Barcode: 1601720183302 Injuries The blouse has drawstrings in the waist area. These can become trapped during various activities of a child, leading to injuries. The product does not comply with the relevant European Standard EN 14682. Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures 5 Bulgaria A12/1108/18 Turkey Babies' outfit Type / number of model: 802 Batch number / Barcode: 8 678678678023 Choking The small pearl can easily become detached.

A young child may put this small part in the mouth, which could as a result obstruct the airways. Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Distributor): Withdrawal of the product from the market 6 The Netherlands A12/1114/18 China Jacket Type / number of model: 3538 Batch number / Barcode: Unknown Chemical The jacket contains azo dyes releasing the aromatic amines 3,3'-dimethoxybenzidine (measured concentration: >100 mg/kg) and benzidine (measured concentration: 75 Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Importer)

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Submitted By Alert Number Country of Origin Product Risk Measures mg/kg). When the product is in direct and prolonged contact with the skin, the aromatic amine may be absorbed by the skin. Aromatic amines can cause cancer, cell mutations and affect reproduction. The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation. 7 Bulgaria A12/1116/18 Turkey Babies' clothing set Type / number of model: Unknown Batch number / Barcode: Unknown Choking The small pearl can easily become detached. A young child may put this small part in the mouth, which could as a result block the airways.

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Distributor): Withdrawal of the product from the market 8 Bulgaria A12/1117/18 Turkey Babies' dress Type / number of model: code: 607 Batch number / Barcode: bar code: 6 0760085211001 Choking The decorative rhinestone can easily become detached. A young child may put this small pars in the mouth, which could as a result block the airways. Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Distributor): Withdrawal of the product from the market 9 Spain A12/1129/18 India Girls' dress Type / number of model: Ref 1820156210 Batch number / Barcode: 8435506246249 Choking The buttons come off easily, generating small parts.

If a child puts the buttons in the mouth, they could block the airways. The product does not comply with the relevant national standard UNE 40902. Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Import rejected at border

8| of 72 P a g e No. Submitted By Alert Number Country of Origin Product Risk Measures 10 Poland A12/1094/18 China Carbon monoxide detector Type / number of model: DETC-01 Batch number / Barcode: 5902115406836 Poisoning The device is not sufficiently sensitive with respect to the detection of carbon monoxide. The product poses a risk of CO poisoning.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Construction Products Regulation and the relevant European standard EN 50291. Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Importer) 11 Norway A12/1061/18 Ivory Coast Skin lightening product Type / number of model: 6182000100493 Batch number / Barcode: Unknown Chemical The skin cream contains hydroquinone (2 % by weight ).

Hydroquinone can cause skin irritation and dermatitis. The product does not comply with the Cosmetic Products Regulation. Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Distributor): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures 12 Norway A12/1064/18 Ivory Coast Skin lightening product Type / number of model: Unknown Batch number / Barcode: 6181100533132 Chemical The skin cream contains hydroquinone (max. 2 %). Hydroquinone can cause skin irritations and dermatitis. The product does not comply with the Cosmetic Products Regulation. Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Distributor): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures 13 Norway A12/1065/18 Ivory Coast Skin lightening product Type / number of model: Unknown Batch number / Barcode: Unknown Chemical The skin cream contains hydroquinone (max.

2%).

Hydroquinone can cause skin irritation and dermatitis. The product does not comply with the Cosmetic Products Regulation. Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Distributor): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures

9| of 72 P a g e No. Submitted By Alert Number Country of Origin Product Risk Measures 14 Slovakia A12/1097/18 Poland Hair gel Type / number of model: 08176747, best used before the end: 06 2020, 5 904215 406747 Batch number / Barcode: Unknown Chemical The product contains a mixture of the preservatives Methylchloroisothiazolinone and Methylisothiazolinone (MCI/MI).

Dermal contact with MCI and MI containing products can provoke allergic contact dermatitis to sensitised persons. The product does not comply with the Cosmetic Products Regulation. Measures taken by economic operators: Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures (By: Distributor) Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Retailer): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures 15 France A12/1099/18 China Teeth whitening product Type / number of model: Unknown Batch number / Barcode: Unknown Chemical The product contains hydrogen peroxide as a bleaching substance (measured concentration 6% by weight).

At high concentrations it causes skin irritation and it is harmful if swallowed. The product does not comply with the Cosmetic Products Regulation. Measures taken by economic operators: Other, Recall of the product from end users 16 France A12/1105/18 Unknown Teeth whitening product Type / number of model: Unknown Batch number / Barcode: Unknown Chemical The product contains hydrogen peroxide as a bleaching substance (measured concentration: 7.9% by weight). Hydrogen peroxide at high concentrations causes skin irritation and is harmful if swallowed.

This product does not comply with the cosmetic regulation. Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market 17 Ireland A12/1113/18 Lebanon Skin cream Type / number of model: Unknown Batch number / Barcode: Batch number: 160213 Bar Code: Chemical The cream contains methylisothiazolinone (MI). Dermal contact with MI-containing Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Retailer)

10| of 72 P a g e No. Submitted By Alert Number Country of Origin Product Risk Measures 5280080004401 products can provoke allergic contact dermatitis to sensitised persons.

The product does not comply with the Cosmetic Products Regulation. 18 Ireland A12/1118/18 Spain Hair Cream Type / number of model: Unknown Batch number / Barcode: Bar code: 669326080634 Chemical This leave-on hair product contains methylisothiazolinone (MI). Dermal contact with MI containing products can provoke allergic contact dermatitis to sensitised persons. The product does not comply with the Cosmetic Products Regulation. Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Retailer) 19 Ireland A12/1119/18 Spain Hair Cream Type / number of model: Unknown Batch number / Barcode: Bar Code: 669316069172 Chemical This leave-on hair product contains methylisothiazolinone (MI).

Dermal contact with MI containing products can provoke allergic contact dermatitis to sensitised persons. The product does not comply with the Cosmetic Products Regulation. Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Retailer) 20 United Kingdom A12/1075/18 China USB power supply Type / number of model: CG-3400A Batch number / Barcode: Unknown Electric shock, Fire The electrical insulation is inadequate. The user could receive an electric shock from accessible parts or arcing could lead to a fire.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 60950. Measures taken by economic operators: Destruction of the product (By: Importer)

11| of 72 P a g e No. Submitted By Alert Number Country of Origin Product Risk Measures 21 United Kingdom A12/1083/18 China Power supply Type / number of model: M1-PSU4-5A Batch number / Barcode: 913180211A Electric shock, Fire The electrical insulation is inadequate. Electrical breakdown during use could lead to a fire or to the user receiving an electric shock.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 61558. Measures taken by economic operators: Destruction of the product (By: Importer) 22 Cyprus A12/1088/18 Unknown Travel plug adapter Type / number of model: ADD-02 (ON THE PACKAGE) Batch number / Barcode: 52900966020418 Electric shock Live pins are accessible when the adapter is plugged into a socket outlet. The user could touch the live pins. The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive.

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 23 Finland A12/1102/18 China Mains socket tester Type / number of model: EM908 / 8068 Batch number / Barcode: 6438152080689 Electric shock The electrical insulation of the product is inadequate The user can receive an electric shock from live parts. The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 61010.

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the market 24 France A12/1103/18 Unknown Extension lead Type / number of model: Model 106B Batch number / Barcode: Unknown Electric shock The shutters on the socket outlets are inadequate.

The user could access live parts. The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Retailer)

12| of 72 P a g e No. Submitted By Alert Number Country of Origin Product Risk Measures Directive and the relevant standard IEC 60884. 25 Lithuania A12/1121/18 Turkey Multiplug Type / number of model: F32 Batch number / Barcode: 8699292410325 Electric shock Live parts of the product can be accessible. Users might suffer an electric shock if touching live parts. The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant standard IEC 60884. Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures 26 France A12/1076/18 Unknown Necklace Type / number of model: KN61_22, PO0571802080010 and D14 (necklace); KP378, P (pendant) Batch number / Barcode: Unknown Chemical The amount of nickel released by the metal is too high (value: 1.7 µg/cm²/week).

Nickel is a strong sensitiser and can cause allergic reactions if present in articles that come into direct and prolonged contact with the skin. The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.

Measures taken by economic operators: Other 27 France A12/1077/18 Unknown Jewellery set Type / number of model: Unknown Batch number / Barcode: Unknown Chemical The product contains cadmium (measured value: 78% by weight). Cadmium is harmful to human health, because it accumulates in the body and can damage organs and it may cause cancer. The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation. Measures taken by economic operators: Other

13| of 72 P a g e No. Submitted By Alert Number Country of Origin Product Risk Measures 28 France A12/1078/18 Unknown Necklace Type / number of model: SH-JY-364 Batch number / Barcode: Unknown Chemical The product contains cadmium (measured value: 70% by weight ).

Cadmium is harmful to human health, because it accumulates in the body and can damage organs and it may cause cancer. The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation. Measures taken by economic operators: Other 29 France A12/1079/18 Unknown Necklace Type / number of model: Unknown Batch number / Barcode: Unknown Chemical The product contains cadmium (measured value: 74% by weight). Cadmium is harmful to human health, because it accumulates in the body and can damage organs and it may cause cancer.

The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation. Measures taken by economic operators: Other 30 France A12/1080/18 Unknown Ring Type / number of model: Unknown Batch number / Barcode: Unknown Chemical The product contains cadmium (measured value: 82% by weight). Cadmium is harmful to human health, because it accumulates in the body and can damage organs and it may cause cancer. The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation. Measures taken by economic operators: Other 31 France A12/1081/18 Unknown Set of three bracelets Type / number of model: Unknown Batch number / Barcode: Unknown Chemical The product contains lead and cadmium (measured values up to 3.2% by weight and 63 % by weight respectively).

Measures taken by economic operators: Other

14| of 72 P a g e No. Submitted By Alert Number Country of Origin Product Risk Measures Exposure to lead is harmful for human health and cadmium is harmful to human health, because it accumulates in the body and can damage organs and it may cause cancer. The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation. 32 France A12/1082/18 Unknown Jewellery set Type / number of model: Unknown Batch number / Barcode: Unknown Chemical The product contains cadmium (measured value up to 85% by weight). Cadmium is harmful to human health, because it accumulates in the body and can damage organs and it may cause cancer.

The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation. Measures taken by economic operators: Other 33 Germany A12/1085/18 China Wristwatch Type / number of model: Infinity man wristwatch, order 17932200. Batch number / Barcode: 2000004490355 Chemical The amount of nickel released by the metal is too high (measured value up to 2.8 mg/cm²/week). Nickel is a strong sensitiser and can cause allergic reactions if present in articles that come into direct and prolonged contact with the skin. The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.

Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Importer) 34 Germany A12/1107/18 China Wristwatch Type / number of model: Infinity woman wristwatch, order 17892000 Batch number / Barcode: 2000004177645 Chemical The amount of nickel released by the strap of the watch is too high (value: up to 3.12 mg/cm²/week).

Nickel is a strong sensitiser and can Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Importer)

15| of 72 P a g e No. Submitted By Alert Number Country of Origin Product Risk Measures cause allergic reactions if present in articles that come into direct and prolonged contact with the skin. The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation. 35 France A12/1124/18 China Ankle bracelet Type / number of model: A9573, F1-07-06 Batch number / Barcode: Unknown Chemical The pendant contains Cadmium (measured value 89% by weight). Cadmium is harmful to human health, because it accumulates in the body and can damage organs and it may cause cancer,sensitisation and allergic skin reactions.

The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.

Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users 36 France A12/1125/18 India Necklace Type / number of model: Unknown Batch number / Barcode: Unknown Chemical The product poses a chemical risk it releases 1.09 µg/cm²/week nickel, exceeding the limit value of 0.5 µg/cm²/week. Nickel can cause skin irritation and induce sensitisation or elicit allergic responses. The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.

Measures taken by economic operators: Other, Withdrawal of the product from the market 37 France A12/1126/18 India Pendant Type / number of model: Unknown Batch number / Barcode: Unknown Chemical The product contains cadmium (measured value 0.041% by weight) and releases an excessive amount of nickel (measured value: 12 µg/cm²/ week). Cadmium is harmful to human health, Measures taken by economic operators: Other, Withdrawal of the product from the market

16| of 72 P a g e No. Submitted By Alert Number Country of Origin Product Risk Measures because it accumulates in the body and can damage organs and it may cause cancer.

Nickel is a strong sensitizer and can cause allergic reactions if present in articles that come into direct and prolonged contact with the skin. The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation. 38 Austria A12/1086/18 China Novelty lighter Type / number of model: P10-X08 Batch number / Barcode: Unknown Fire 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: Importer): Import rejected at border 39 The Netherlands A12/1090/18 China Lighting chain Type / number of model: Article 471.135 Batch number / Barcode: 8711247856320; 2017 on label product Electric shock The electrical contacts can come loose, leaving live parts accessible. The user could suffer an electric shock while changing a light in the chain. The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 60598.

Measures ordered by public authorities: Withdrawal of the product from the market 40 Finland A12/1089/18 China LED light Type / number of model: Light: 6W LED Panel Light; Power supply: HJY5-7x1W Batch number / Barcode: Unknown Electric shock The electrical insulation of the power supply is inadequate.

The user could receive an electric shock from accessible parts. The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Recall of the product from end users

17| of 72 P a g e No. Submitted By Alert Number Country of Origin Product Risk Measures standard EN 60598. 41 Finland A12/1112/18 China Bicycle LED lamp and charger Type / number of model: THOR-800 HM-084-1000 (battery charger) Batch number / Barcode: 8715117022419 Electric shock The lacquer insulated primary coil of the charger transformer is touching the lacquer insulated secondary coil. The accessible secondary circuit 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 42 Finland A12/1111/18 Unknown Solder Type / number of model: Wire diameter: 0,8 mm Weight of the product: 100 g.

Batch number / Barcode: Articel number: 30-9565 Chemical The product contains lead (value: 40% by weight) while it is not correctly labelled for restriction to professional users. Exposure to lead is harmful for human health. The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation. Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Retailer): Recall of the product from end users 43 Spain A12/1058/18 China Wind-up toys Type / number of model: Ref.: 3001171. Batch: 90066. Batch number / Barcode: 200030011711 Choking The chick’s comb and the rabbit’s ears come off easily, generating small parts. If a child puts the small part in the mouth, it could block the child’s airways.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 71-1.

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Import rejected at border

18| of 72 P a g e No. Submitted By Alert Number Country of Origin Product Risk Measures 44 France A12/1059/18 Unknown Felt-tip pens Type / number of model: 35225.048 Batch number / Barcode: 021709 Chemical The water melon-scented pen contains the fragrance benzyl alcohol (measured value: 0.025% by weight). In addition, the strawberry-scented pen contains the fragrance benzyl benzoate (measured value: 0.02% by weight) while this substance is not indicated in the list of ingredients.

These substances can induce allergic reactions and sensitisation, especially if consumers are not made aware of their presence through the list of ingredients. 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) 45 Spain A12/1060/18 China Wind-up toy Type / number of model: Ref 03-8280 and 03-8686 Batch number / Barcode: 8349000382801 and 8349000386861 Choking Both the winder of the turtle and the elephant’s trunk come off easily, generating small parts.

If a child puts the small part in the mouth, it could block the airways. The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 71-1. Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Import rejected at border 46 Spain A12/1066/18 China Wind-up bath toys Type / number of model: Ref 40827 555, 40829 556 and 40830 527 Batch number / Barcode: 8435234988602, 8435234988619 and 8435234988626 Choking The winder comes off the toy, generating a small part. If a child puts the small part in the mouth, it could block the airways. The product does not comply with the Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Import rejected at border

19| of 72 P a g e No. Submitted By Alert Number Country of Origin Product Risk Measures requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 71-1. 47 Spain A12/1067/18 China Squeezable ball Type / number of model: ref 698102090 Batch number / Barcode: Unknown Microbiological The total count of mesophilic aerobic bacteria in the liquid is too high (measured quantity: 4x105 cfu/ml). There is a risk of contracting infection as the liquid may come into contact with open wounds, mouth, hands or eyes. The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive.

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Import rejected at border 48 Spain A12/1068/18 China Puffer toys with batteries Type / number of model: ref 698104290, 698101790 Batch number / Barcode: Unknown Choking The plastic spikes on the toy come off easily and are small parts. If a child puts the spikes in its mouth, they may block the airways.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 71-1. Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Import rejected at border 49 Spain A12/1070/18 China Yo-Yo ball Type / number of model: Ref 6200, 6201 and 6202 Batch number / Barcode: 8410213636200, 8410210626201 and 8410213926202 Strangulation The cord attached to the ball is too long. The cord could wrap around a child's neck, causing strangulation. The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 71-1.

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Import rejected at border

20| of 72 P a g e No. Submitted By Alert Number Country of Origin Product Risk Measures 50 Spain A12/1071/18 China Tea set Type / number of model: Ref 71758 (JJ533B-5/6) Batch number / Barcode: 8430373019569 Choking The top of the lid of the coffee pot comes off easily, generating a small part. If a child puts the small part in its mouth, it could block the airways. The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 71-1.

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Import rejected at border 51 Spain A12/1072/18 China Toy fishing set Type / number of model: ref. 4812 Batch number / Barcode: 8435114948122 Choking, Injuries The toy contains a small magnet with a high magnetic flux which can easily become detached.

If a child swallowed the magnet and other metallic objects, these could attract each other, leading to intestinal obstruction or perforation. In addition, if the magnet were put in the mouth, it could block the child’s airways. The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 71-1. Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Import rejected at border 52 Spain A12/1073/18 China Building blocks Type / number of model: Ref. 03-1414 Batch number / Barcode: 8349000314147 Choking, Injuries The bridge-shaped pieces can break, generating small parts and accessible sharp edges.

If a child put the small parts in its mouth, they could block the child’s airways and the child could also suffer injuries from the sharp edges. Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Import rejected at border

21| of 72 P a g e No. Submitted By Alert Number Country of Origin Product Risk Measures The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 71-1. 53 Spain A12/1074/18 China Yo-Yo ball Type / number of model: Ref. 5115003 and 5115019 Batch number / Barcode: 8105115003006 and 8105115019007 Strangulation The elastic cord of the balls are too long.

It could wrap around a child's neck and cause strangulation. The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 71-1.

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Import rejected at border 54 Poland A12/1087/18 China Toy guitar Type / number of model: LOT NO: 9340 (on attached label) Batch number / Barcode: 5901271154896 Choking, Damage to hearing, Strangulation Small parts can detach from the toy and the strap of the toy guitar is too long and does not have a quick release mechanism. Moreover, the sound pressure level is too high. A small child may put the small parts in the mouth and choke. If the strap is worn around the neck, it could form a loop and become trapped. The absence of a quick release mechanism, enabling the child to detach the strap, can lead to strangulation.

The excessive sound pressure level could cause damage to hearing.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Importer)

22| of 72 P a g e No. Submitted By Alert Number Country of Origin Product Risk Measures 71-1. 55 Lithuania A12/1093/18 Belarus Plastic toy Type / number of model: art. 55378 Batch number / Barcode: 4810344055378 Choking Small parts (the figure's head) can easily be detached from the toy. A small child may put this small part in the mouth and choke.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 71-1. Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures 56 Lithuania A12/1095/18 China Plastic toy Type / number of model: NO. 8188 Batch number / Barcode: 5902388432938 Choking Small parts (bee's antenna, wheels' tyres) can easily be detached from the toy.

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: Distributor): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures 57 France A12/1098/18 China Bath toy set Type / number of model: code CUG 129352 Batch number / Barcode: 9782764343876 Choking The suction cup on the animals can easily detach. A small child may put it in the mouth, where it could obstruct the airways. The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive or the relevant European standard EN 71-1.

Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Distributor)

23| of 72 P a g e No. Submitted By Alert Number Country of Origin Product Risk Measures 58 Croatia A12/1100/18 China Fancy-dress make-up Type / number of model: 2170200501 Batch number / Barcode: 8004761070380 Chemical The blue colour contains aluminium (measured value: 14890 mg/kg) and the red colour contains barium (measured value: 1940 mg/kg). Aluminium and barium are potentially toxic if ingested. The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and with the relevant European standard EN 71-3.

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Distributor): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures 59 Spain A12/1101/18 China Toy gun set Type / number of model: Ref. 66991A / J-18 Batch number / Barcode: 8426292006506 Choking The suction cup of the projectile can easily detach. If a child puts the projectile in the mouth, the suction cup could detach and obstruct the airways. The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive or the relevant European standard EN 71-1.

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Import rejected at border 60 France A12/1104/18 China Plastic whistles Type / number of model: Unknown Batch number / Barcode: 3570701941621 Choking The whistles are small parts.

A small child may put them in the mouth and choke. The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 71-1. Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Distributor)

24| of 72 P a g e No. Submitted By Alert Number Country of Origin Product Risk Measures 61 Austria A12/1110/18 China Toy trumpet Type / number of model: Article No: 36204 Batch number / Barcode: 3588270036204, Batch number: CF150046 Damage to hearing The sound pressure level of the toy is too high. This could lead to permanent impairment of hearing. The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 71-1. Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Retailer) 62 The Netherlands A12/1115/18 Mexico Balloons Type / number of model: Orange, 10 pieces, 30 cm Batch number / Barcode: 8714572081726 / 170145 Chemical The amount of nitrosamines (0.16 mg/kg) released by the balloons is too high.

Nitrosamines are genotoxic carcinogens via inhalation, ingestion or dermal exposure. A child can get exposed to them by putting the balloon in the mouth. The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 71-12. Measures ordered by public authorities: Withdrawal of the product from the market 63 The Netherlands A12/1123/18 Unknown Bow and arrow set Type / number of model: Article: 54985 Batch number / Barcode: Batch number 1400744 Choking The suction cup of the arrows can easily detach.

If a child puts the arrow in the mouth, the suction cup could detach and obstruct the airways.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive or the relevant European standard EN Measures ordered by public authorities: Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures

25| of 72 P a g e No. Submitted By Alert Number Country of Origin Product Risk Measures 71-1. 64 Greece A12/1127/18 China Pencils with eraser Type / number of model: Item No.: ERK5050LP Batch number / Barcode: 0445278000039 Chemical The plastic coating of the pencils contains di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP). This phthalate may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to the reproductive system. The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation. Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures, Withdrawal of the product from the market 65 France A12/1128/18 China Modelling clay Type / number of model: Reference: 1450921 Batch number / Barcode: 0200014509210 Chemical The yellow, violet and red clay contain boron (measured value up to: 2956 mg/kg).

Ingestion or contact with an excessive quantity of boron may harm the health of children by damaging the reproductive system. The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 71-3. Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Distributor) 66 Italy A12/1130/18 Germany Toy construction set Type / number of model: TEI 1001 Batch number / Barcode: 4250503610459 Chemical The amount of chromium (VI) in the bricks is too high (measured value: 0.6 mg/kg).

Chromium (VI) is sensitising and may trigger allergic reactions.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Withdrawal of the product from the market

26| of 72 P a g e No. Submitted By Alert Number Country of Origin Product Risk Measures 71-3. 67 Croatia A12/1162/18 United States Tattoo ink Type / number of model: lot: WFBS170506; exp date 06.11.2020. Batch number / Barcode: 813082026963, batch B322587 Chemical The product contains barium (measured value: 92 mg/kg). Salts of barium can be absorbed from the tattoo ink and have toxic effects. The Council of Europe Resolution ResAP (2008)1 on requirements and criteria for the safety of tattoos and permanent make-up, recommends that the level of barium does not exceed 50 mg/kg. Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Retailer): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures 68 Italy A12/1174/18 Italy Drain cleaner Type / number of model: Unknown Batch number / Barcode: Batch No: L132817 Bar code: 8007834153003 Chemical The safety cap easily opens even with the safety seals.

The product contains sulphuric acid (concentration 94% in volume), which is corrosive and causes irritation by contact, ingestion or inhalation.

A person could easily come into contact with the product leading to skin, eye and lung irritation and burns. The product does not comply with the Classification, Labelling and Packaging (CLP) regulation. Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Manufacturer): Withdrawal of the product from the market 69 Bulgaria A12/1150/18 Turkey Children’s sweatshirt Type / number of model: 6120 Batch number / Barcode: 2017006120 Choking The decorative pearls can easily detach, generating small parts. A small child can put the small parts in the mouth and choke.

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Distributor): Withdrawal of the product from the market

27| of 72 P a g e No. Submitted By Alert Number Country of Origin Product Risk Measures 70 France A12/1154/18 China Children's jacket Type / number of model: Ref. SWEETY/BABY TOTAL ORDER size 5 years Batch number / Barcode: 3441390062204 Strangulation There are drawstrings in the hood of the jacket. The drawstrings may become trapped during various activities of a child, leading to strangulation. The product does not comply with the relevant European Standard EN 14682. Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Distributor) 71 Bulgaria A12/1159/18 Bangladesh Children’s trousers Type / number of model: Item № LМ216–80Х, № LG053-09X Batch number / Barcode: 1) 5902094599505, , 2) 5902094586673 Injuries There are unattached cords in the waist area.

The cords may become trapped during various activities of the child and lead 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 72 Cyprus A12/1177/18 China Girls' bikini Type / number of model: HELLO - 028 Batch number / Barcode: Unknown Injuries The bikini top bears functional cords to be tied at the back area. These cords can become trapped during various activities of a child, leading to injuries.

The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 14682.

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Retailer): Withdrawal of the product from the market 73 Spain A12/1178/18 China Girls’ sandals Type / number of model: Ref. N8434 Batch number / Barcode: 94960406885024 Chemical The decorations on the sandals contain di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value: more than 20% by weight). If a child touches and sucks the sandals, the substance enters the body. This Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Import rejected at border

28| of 72 P a g e No. Submitted By Alert Number Country of Origin Product Risk Measures phthalate may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to the reproductive system. 74 Cyprus A12/1179/18 China Girls' bikini Type / number of model: GG731 Batch number / Barcode: 2772903127310 Injuries The bikini top bears functional cords to be tied at the back area. These cords can become trapped during various activities of a child, leading to injuries. The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 14682. Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Retailer): Withdrawal of the product from the market 75 Cyprus A12/1180/18 Turkey Girls' dress Type / number of model: 186315 Batch number / Barcode: Unknown Injuries The dress has functional cords, to be tied at the back.

The cords may become trapped during various activities of a child, leading to injuries. The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 14682. Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Retailer): Withdrawal of the product from the market 76 Cyprus A12/1181/18 Unknown Girls' dress Type / number of model: NA-8217 Batch number / Barcode: Unknown Injuries The dress has cords to be tied at the back of the garment. The cords may become trapped during various activities of a child, leading to injuries.

The product does not comply with the relevant European standard EN 14682.

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Retailer): Withdrawal of the product from the market 77 Germany A12/1133/18 China Travel plug adapter Type / number of model: Unknown Batch number / Barcode: 888566405732 Electric shock Live parts are accessible if the travel plug adapter is not correctly assembled (connection of the USA plug part with Measures taken by economic operators: Other

29| of 72 P a g e No. Submitted By Alert Number Country of Origin Product Risk Measures the UK plug part). Moreover, the insulation of the plug pins is inadequate. Users could suffer an electric shock if touching live parts of the adapter. The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 60335. 78 France A12/1148/18 China Electric iron Type / number of model: VAPORELLA FOREVER 615 PRO Batch number / Barcode: 8007411009037; PLEU0179189053AR48 Burns, Electric shock The plastic part of the iron can overheat and the power cable can detach from the anchoring system, leaving live parts accessible.

A user could touch the plastic part or live parts and receive burns or an electric shock. 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, Withdrawal of the product from the market 79 France A12/1149/18 China Aquarium lamp Type / number of model: G2 RAN06 6W WHITE Batch number / Barcode: 3700290414354 Electric shock The electrical insulation is insufficient. As a consequence users might receive an electric shock.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 61347.

Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Importer)

30| of 72 P a g e No. Submitted By Alert Number Country of Origin Product Risk Measures 80 France A12/1152/18 Unknown Extension lead Type / number of model: DG-DM04 Batch number / Barcode: 3781375104122 Electric shock The socket outlets are not protected by shutters. The user could access live parts. The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant standard IEC 60884-1. Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Distributor) 81 France A12/1135/18 Unknown Fashion necklace Type / number of model: Kabbale Batch number / Barcode: Unknown Chemical The product contains cadmium (measured value: 0.005% in weight) and lead (measured value: 74% in weight).

Both elements are harmful to human health and accumulate in the body. Cadmium may also cause cancer. The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.

Measures taken by economic operators: Other, Withdrawal of the product from the market 82 France A12/1136/18 Unknown Pendant Type / number of model: Unknown Batch number / Barcode: Unknown Chemical The product contains cadmium (measured value: 81% in weight) and lead (measured value: 0.26% in weight). Both elements are harmful to human health and accumulate in the body. Cadmium may also cause cancer. The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation. Measures taken by economic operators: Other, Withdrawal of the product from the market 83 France A12/1137/18 China Metal bra/bikini necklace Type / number of model: STKO 156022116 Batch number / Barcode: Unknown Chemical The product contains cadmium (measured value 95% by weight).

This element is harmful to human health, because it accumulates in the body and Measures taken by economic operators: Other, Withdrawal of the product from the market

31| of 72 P a g e No. Submitted By Alert Number Country of Origin Product Risk Measures can damage organs and it may cause cancer. The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation. 84 France A12/1138/18 China Bracelet Type / number of model: X000LV7P09 Batch number / Barcode: Unknown Chemical The product contains cadmium (measured value: 42% in weight) and lead (measured value: up to 8.4% in weight). Both elements are harmful to human health and accumulate in the body. Cadmium may also cause cancer. The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.

Measures taken by economic operators: Other, Recall of the product from end users 85 France A12/1139/18 China Jewellery set Type / number of model: LZC51230597 Batch number / Barcode: Unknown Chemical The product contains cadmium (measured value: more than 61% in weight) and lead (measured value: more than 0.065% in weight).

Both elements are harmful to human health and accumulate in the body. Cadmium may also cause cancer. The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation. Measures taken by economic operators: Other, Recall of the product from end users 86 France A12/1140/18 China Jewellery set Type / number of model: XYQ60319122 Batch number / Barcode: Unknown Chemical The product contains cadmium (measured value: 91% in weight) and releases nickel in an excessive amount (measured value: 39 μg/cm²/week). Cadmium is harmful to human health, because it accumulates in the body and Measures taken by economic operators: Other, Recall of the product from end users

32| of 72 P a g e No. Submitted By Alert Number Country of Origin Product Risk Measures can damage organs and it may cause cancer. Nickel is a strong sensitizer and can cause allergic reactions if in contact with the skin. The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation. 87 France A12/1141/18 China Necklace Type / number of model: X000P3TPI3 Batch number / Barcode: Unknown Chemical The product contains cadmium (measured value: 0.072% in weight) and lead (measured value: more than 0.67% in weight). Both elements are harmful to human health and accumulate in the body. Cadmium may also cause cancer.

The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.

Measures taken by economic operators: Other, Recall of the product from end users 88 France A12/1142/18 China Jewellery set Type / number of model: Unknown Batch number / Barcode: Unknown Chemical The product contains cadmium (measured value: more than 80% in weight) and lead (measured value: more than 1% in weight). Both elements are harmful to human health and accumulate in the body. Cadmium may also cause cancer. The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation. Measures taken by economic operators: Other, Recall of the product from end users 89 France A12/1143/18 China Earrings Type / number of model: Unknown Batch number / Barcode: Unknown Chemical The product contains cadmium (measured value 7% in weight).

Cadmium is harmful to human health, because it accumulates in the body and Measures taken by economic operators: Other, Withdrawal of the product from the market