Handle (cycle parts)

Recall published
2017-02-13
Brand
Product title
Handle (cycle parts)
Handtag Gummi
Product description
A pair of black handles made of plastic (spare parts for bikes or motocycles).
Risk
The plastic in the handle contains lead (measured value up to 0.35% by weight), short chain chlorinated paraffins (SCCPs) (measured value up to 0.97% by weight) and polyaromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) (measured value of PAHs 1560 mg/kg). The placing on the market and use of articles containing SCCPs is banned. SCCPs persist in the environment, are toxic to aquatic organisms at low concentrations and bioaccumulate in wildlife and humans, posing a risk to human health and the environment. The product does not comply with the Regulation on persistent organic pollutants (POP Regulation). The product does not comply with the REACH regulation.
Measures taken
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Withdrawal of the product from the market
Batch number / barcode
Unknown
Model number
11177
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Chemical Environment
Country of origin
China
RAPEX Reference
A12/0173/17
Category
Sports Equipment
Risk level
Serious risk
Notifying country
Sweden

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