Alert number: A12/0315/19
Product: Inflatable armbands
Name: Arm circle
Batch number / Barcode: 50112393
Type of alert: Serious
Category: Protective equipment
Brand: Numerous Star
Type / number of model: 8" X 6"
Risk type: Chemical
The valve of the inflatable armband contains di(2-etylhexyl) phthalate-DEHP (measured value 21 % by weight) and di-‘isononyl’ phthalate (DINP) (measured value: 0.3 % by weight).
These phthalates may harm the health of children, causing possible damage to the reproductive system and the liver.
The product does not comply with the REACH Regulation and the Personal Protective Equipment regulation.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Retailer): Withdrawal of the product from the market
Description: A pair of orange plastic armbands, with printed fishes, sold in a transparent plastic bag.
Country of origin: China
Alert submitted by: Cyprus