Felt-tip pens

Recall published
2016-10-31
Brand
  • GIOTTO
  • FILA
Product title
Felt-tip pens
TURBO SCENT - scented fibre pens
Product description
Colourful cardboard box with window showing the scented felt pens (eight pcs).
Risk
The pens contain allergenic fragrances: geraniol, linolool and benzyl alcohol (measured values 300 mg/kg, 340 mg/kg and 150 mg/kg respectively). They are not indicated in the list of ingredients and consumers are not made aware of the presence of these substances. Linolool can trigger sensitisation and allergic reactions; toys shall also not contain geraniol and benzyl alcohol unless technically unavoidable. The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive.
Measures taken
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Distributor)
Barcode
8000825424106
Model number
TURBO SCENT 4241 00
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Chemical
Country of origin
Italy
RAPEX Reference
A12/1431/16
Category
Toys / Games
Risk level
Serious risk
Notifying country
France

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