Tire repair kits for bikes

Recall published
2010-10-04
Brand
  • 1. YONG CHENG - JIN SHONG 2. YONG CHENG - RED SUN
Product title
Tire repair kits for bikes
Product description
1. The cardboard and transparent plastic packaging displays the components of the kit. The GMI logo is visible at the top right and, just below that, the description: TIRE REPAIR KIT. The contents are tyre repair patches and a little green-coloured tube containing approximately 10 grams of glue. This is marked: “Rubber Cement” and “RED SUN”. 2. The article is packed on a cardboard rectangle. The top cover carries the picture of a burst tyre with a dual carriageway running through the centre carrying a car, a bus and a motorcycle. The sub-code RS4803 appears at the top left. The RED SUN trademark and logo appear on the right. The label carries the text SPRINT CYCLE ACCESSORIES, a further sub-code (RP0903) and a barcode (8000000611536). The tube contains approximately 20 grams of glue. It carries the RED SUN brand and logo.
Risk
The products pose a chemical risk because they contain 30% by weight of toluene. The products do not comply with the REACH Regulation.
Measures taken
Batch number / barcode
Model number
1. TIRE REPAIR KIT' for bicycles Vulcanising solution (glue): Article No: CTG-0903 as shown in the catalogue
2. COLD PATCH-48 PCS 'Sprint cycle accessory' repair kit: Article No. CTG-0901 as shown in the catalogue
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Chemical
Country of origin
China
RAPEX Reference
1516/10
Risk level
Products with serious risks
Notifying country
Italy

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