Plastic doll and sweets

Recall published
2016-08-08
Brand
Product title
Plastic doll and sweets
Monster Girls
Product description
Plastic doll sold with sweets (jelly beans) in a cardboard packaging.
Risk
The plastic material of the doll contains bis (2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) and di-butyl phthalate (DBP) (measured value: up to 34,1% in the head and 4,2 % in the shoes respectively). These phthalates may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to the reproductive system. In addition, the shoes of the doll also contain di-‘isononyl’ phthalate (DINP) (measured value: 0.2 % by weight). According to the REACH Regulation the phthalates DEHP, DBP and BBP are prohibited in all toys and childcare articles and the phthalates DINP, DIDP and DNOP are prohibited in all toys and childcare articles articles which can be placed in the mouth by children .
Measures taken
Measures ordered by public authorities: Withdrawal of the product from the market
Barcode
8436031760064
Model number
FTC50369
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Chemical
Country of origin
China
RAPEX Reference
A12/0973/16
Category
Toys / Games
Risk level
Serious risk
Notifying country
Cyprus

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European Commission's website for recalls.