Alert number: A12/00881/20
Type of alert: Serious
Category: Protective equipment
Type / number of model: LK-003-A004
Risk type: Health risk / other
The product bears a CE marking but is not certified as protective equipment by a relevant body. Additionally, the particle/filter retention of the material is insufficient (measured value ≤ 58 %) 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 and the relevant European standard EN 149.
Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Importer)
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures, Warning consumers of the risks
Description: Respiratory protective mask of category FFP2 according to EN 149, made of non-woven fabric.
Packaging description: The product is sold in sets consisting of 5 units packaged in a printed PE plastic bag with a zip closure.
Country of origin: People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by: Germany