Products from March 2010 - Unsafe Products

Children’s cardigan

Brand: – Posted: Week 11 2010

Children’s cardigans in various colours, intended for children aged 2-6. On the cardigan there are embroidered flowers with leaves and small pearls sewn to them. There are labels attached and sewn…

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Children’s cardigan

Brand: – Posted: Week 11 2010

Children’s cardigans in various colours, intended for children aged 2-5. On the front there are interlaced patterns with small pearls sewn to them. There is a label with the following inscriptions:…

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Decorative articles

Brand: – Posted: Week 11 2010

Various replicas of food, mostly decorative wreaths. Danger Choking The products pose a risk of choking because they are classified as food replicas due to their deceptively similar appearance (various fruits).…

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Fire blanket

Brand: – Posted: Week 11 2010

Woollen blanket in plastic packaging. Danger Burns The product poses a risk of burns because the blanket catches fire after 13 seconds. Once it catches fire, the product may burn the…

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Fire blanket

Brand: – Posted: Week 11 2010

110 x 110 cm in plastic packaging. Danger Burns The product poses a risk of burns because the blanket catches fire after 32 seconds. Once it catches fire, the product may…

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Fire blanket

Brand: – Posted: Week 11 2010

110 x 110 cm in plastic packaging. Danger Burns The product poses a risk of burns because the blanket catches fire after 32 seconds. Once it catches fire, the product may…

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Toy bicycle – Plastic cyclist with bicycle

Brand: – Posted: Week 11 2010

This is an articulated multi-coloured character on a blue bicycle, a luggage box on the rear of which reads 'BIKE'. The product is sold in a cardboard box with the statements:…

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Men’s socks – Simpsons, Garfield

Brand: – Posted: Week 11 2010

1. Black socks with woven textile application (Garfield motif + ‘Grrr!’), 2. Grey socks with woven textile application (Homer Simpson motif+ ‘Man vs. Hammer’), 3. Black socks with woven textile application…

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Washing machine

Brand: – Posted: Week 11 2010

Not provided Danger Fire The product poses a risk of fire because the machine does not meet the requirements relating to heat and fire resistance. One accident reported. The product does…

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Children’s fireman costume

Brand: – Posted: Week 11 2010

Red fireman's costume with reflective bands, plastic axe and helmet. Danger Chemical The product poses a chemical risk because it contains 2% of bis (2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) in the red plastic…

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