Alert number: A12/01026/20
Name: Disposable protective mask
Type of alert: Serious
Category: Protective equipment
Type / number of model: ISU-001
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 ≤ 88 %), the elastic cords of the mask easily detach and the mask does not properly adapt to the face leading to an insufficient total filtration capacity (measured mean value ≤ 39 %). 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: Other): Import rejected at border
Description: Protective respiratory filtration half-face mask according to EN 149.
Packaging description: The product is sold in a white and blue cardboard box containing 50 pieces.
Country of origin: People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by: Belgium