Bicycle repair kit

Recall published
2016-10-03
Brand
Product title
Bicycle repair kit
BIKE REPAIR KIT / RED SUN (glue)
Product description
Puncture repair kit containing various items: spanners, patches, a tube of RED SUN glue, etc. The product is packaged in a sealed cardboard blister pack.
Risk
The product contains chloroform (measured concentration: 2 % by weight) and methylene chloride (measured concentration: 46 % by weight), both substances are suspected of causing cancer. The product lacks warnings and pictograms needed to inform consumers on how to use the product safely. Consumers using the glue may inhale or ingest it or it may accidentally come into contact with their skin causing skin irritation or health damage. The product does not comply with the REACH regulation.
Measures taken
Measures ordered by public authorities: Withdrawal of the product from the market
Barcode
6900101301058, 8433878101395
Model number
Ref. 10139 and 600206 (with Red Sun glue)
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Chemical
Country of origin
China
RAPEX Reference
A12/1247/16
Category
Sports Equipment
Risk level
Serious risk
Notifying country
Spain

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Source

European Commission's website for recalls.