Toy gun set

Recall published
2013-03-18
Brand
Product title
Toy gun set
Police Prowess
Product description
Children´s plastic gun set with two projectiles with suction cups. The toy is packed in a blister pack marked with information about the importer, CE marking and the barcode.
Risk
The product poses a chemical risk because the material of the suction cups contains 7.23 % by weight of DEHP and 7.10 % by weight of DPB. In addition, it contains 3.23 % by weight of DINP. The product poses a risk of choking because the suction cups could be placed in the mouth by children and block the airways. According to the REACH Regulation, the phthalates DEHP, DBP and BBP are prohibited in all toys and childcare articles, while phthalates DINP, DIDP and DNOP are prohibited in toys or childcare articles that can be placed in the mouth by children. The product does not comply with the Toy Safety Directive and with the relevant European standard EN 71-1.
Measures taken
Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market.<br />Measures ordered by public authorities: Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures.
Barcode
EAN: 8585030060214
Model number
No. 538A, Super police, reference No. 60214
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Chemical
Choking
Country of origin
China
RAPEX Reference
A12/0386/13
Risk level
Serious risk
Notifying country
Slovakia

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European Commission's website for recalls.