Alert number: A12/01057/20
Name: Respirator disposable face mask
Type of alert: Serious
Category: Protective equipment
Type / number of model: non for medical
Risk type: Health risk / other
The particle/filter retention of the material is insufficient (measured value ≤ 89 %) 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: Other): Marking the product with appropriate warnings on the risks
Description: KN95 protective respiratory filtration half-face mask.
Packaging description: The product is wrapped individually in a plastic bag and packaged in a white cardboard box containing 40 pieces.
Country of origin: People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by: Belgium