Alert number: A12/01061/20
Name: FFP2 face mask
Type of alert: Serious
Category: Protective equipment
Type / number of model: 134949
Risk type: Health risk / other
The product bears a CE marking but is not certified as protective equipment by a relevant body. Additionally, the total filtration capacity of the mask is insufficient (measured mean value ≤ 79 %). 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: KN95 protective respiratory filtration half-face mask of category FFP2 according to EN 149.
Packaging description: The product is wrapped individually in a plastic bag and packaged in a white and blue cardboard box containing 20 pieces.
Country of origin: People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by: Belgium