Decorative candles

Recall published
2017-06-12
Brand
Product title
Decorative candles
Velas de Cumpleanos ('Birthday candles')
Product description
Pack of five decorative candles (birthday) in the shape of hearts or lollipops, each mounted on the end of a white stick. The candles are glazed and have different colours. The candles come in a transparent plastic blister pack with a card back.
Risk
The candles, due to their characteristic form, colour and size may be mistaken for foodstuff. Small parts can be easily detached from the product and this may lead children to put them in the mouth, swallow or ingest them. The product does not comply with the requirements of the Directive 87/357/EEC on products which, appearing to be other than they are, endanger the health or safety of consumers.
Measures taken
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Withdrawal of the product from the market
Barcode
8800884040374
Model number
Ref. 404037
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Choking
Country of origin
China
RAPEX Reference
A12/0794/17
Category
Household / Office Furniture / Furnishings
Risk level
Serious risk
Notifying country
Spain

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Source

European Commission's website for recalls.