USB cable

Recall published
2016-07-11
Brand
  • Søstrene Grenes
Product title
USB cable
Anna & Claras USB charger
Product description
White USB cable "3 in 1": Micro USB, 8 pin and 30 pin. The product is wrapped in transparent plastic and sealed with brown cardboard on top.
Risk
The amount of lead in the soldering of the USB cable is too high (measured value: 42 %). This may pose a risk to the environment in the disposal of the product. The product does not comply with the requirements of the Directive 2011/65/EU on the restriction of the use of certain hazardous substances in electrical and electronic equipment (RoHS 2).
Measures taken
Measures ordered by public authorities: Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures
Barcode
15916, 5711812177785
Model number
HD-004
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Environment
Country of origin
China
RAPEX Reference
A12/0855/16
Category
Electrical Supplies
Risk level
Serious risk
Notifying country
Norway

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Source

European Commission's website for recalls.