Bicycle repair kit

Recall published
2016-08-01
Brand
  • RAX
Product title
Bicycle repair kit
KITS DE REPARACIONES ('Repair kit'), RUBBER CEMENT (glue)
Product description
Glue included in a puncture repair kit for bicycles; sold in a blister pack containing also patches and tools.
Risk
The glue contains 1,2 dichloroethane and benzene (measured values: dichloroethane 70% and benzene 0.6%). Benzene and 1,2 dichloroethane are carcinogenic and toxic if inhaled or if they get in contact with the skin. The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation.
Measures taken
Measures ordered by public authorities: Withdrawal of the product from the market
Barcode
6900101314232
Model number
Ref. 601224
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Chemical
Country of origin
Unknown
RAPEX Reference
A12/0946/16
Category
Sports Equipment
Risk level
Serious risk
Notifying country
Spain

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Source

European Commission's website for recalls.