Babies' sleeping bag/footmuff

Recall published
2017-02-13
Brand
  • Vinter & Bloom
Product title
Babies' sleeping bag/footmuff
Åkpåse "Mini Dots"
Product description
Black sleeping bag with white dots. Textile on the inner and outer side with fake fur around the head.
Risk
The anti-slip knobs on the back of the sleeping bag contain bis(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) (measured value: 9%). This phthalate may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to the reproductive system. According to the REACH Regulation the phthalates DEHP, DBP and BBP are prohibited in all toys and childcare articles. The packaging of the product also contains short-chain chlorinated paraffins (SCCP) (measured value: 4%). 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).
Measures taken
Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Retailer)
Barcode
7340096720509
Model number
37035-1
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Chemical
Environment
Country of origin
China
RAPEX Reference
A12/0178/17
Category
Baby Care
Risk level
Serious risk
Notifying country
Norway

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Source

European Commission's website for recalls.