Dust mite UV vacuum cleaner "Milbensauger"

Recall published
2011-05-09
Brand
  • Clean-Maxx
Product title
Dust mite UV vacuum cleaner "Milbensauger"
Product description
Dust mite UV vacuum cleaner.
Risk
The product poses a health risk of UV-damage to skin and eyes because when it is used on uneven surfaces the user may be exposed to UV radiation. Measurements show that the exposure limit set by the International Commission on Non-Ionizing Radiation Protection (ICNIRP) is exceeded in approx 60 seconds at a distance of 100 mm in front of the product (40 microW/cm2). Furthermore, the warnings given in the operating instructions are not sufficient to guide the user how to act in order to assure safe use of the product. Two incidents of burns to the skin reported.
Measures taken
Batch number / barcode
Model number
P00183
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Health risk / other
Country of origin
China
RAPEX Reference
0422/11
Risk level
Products with serious risks
Notifying country
Norway

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