Alert number: A12/00794/20
Name: KN95 MASK
Type of alert: Serious
Category: Protective equipment
Type / number of model: KN95
Risk type: Health risk / other
The particle/filter retention of the material is insufficient (measured value ≤ 67 %) and the mask does not properly adapt to the face. Consequently, an excessive amount of particles or microorganisms might pass through the mask, increasing the risk of infection if not combined with additional protective measures. / The product does not comply with the Personal Protective Equipment Regulation.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures
Description: Respiratory protective mask of category KN95 and FFP2.
Packaging description: The product is sold in a plastic bag containing 10 units each and packaged in a white cardboard box with 5 sets of 10 units.
Country of origin: People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by: Belgium