Rubber solution in bicycle repair kit

Recall published
2008-04-14
Brand
  • LAMPA
Product title
Rubber solution in bicycle repair kit
Product description
Two repair kits: kit RIP-2 contains an 8 ml tube of rubber solution bearing the words "RED SUN" and representations of an orange flame and skull on a white background, one spatula for applying solution with small file, two patches of 25 mm, four patches of 25 x 35 mm and two patches of 35 x 50 mm.Kit RIP 1 contains a tube of rubber solution identical to that contained in kit RIP-2 and the following accessories: two tyre removers in anti-scratch nylon, one spanner and one spatula for applying solution with a small file, two patches of 25 mm, two patches of 25 x 35 mm and one patch of 35 x 50 mm.
Risk
The product poses a chemical risk because the benzene content is higher than that permitted under the Chemical Restriction Directive 76/769/EEC. Given that benzene is classified as a Category I carcinogen, the risk is posed by contact and inhalation.
Measures taken
Batch number / barcode
Model number
Kit RIP-2 and RIP-1. Bar code 8 000692 942628 article 9426.2 and code 8 000692 942611 article 9426.1
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Chemical
Country of origin
China
RAPEX Reference
0451/08
Risk level
Products with serious risks
Notifying country
Italy

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