Alert number: A12/01062/20
Name: KN95 protective mask
Type of alert: Serious
Category: Protective equipment
Type / number of model:
Risk type: Health risk / other
The particle/filter retention of the material is insufficient (measured value ≤ 84 %) 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, corresponding to FFP2 according to EN 149.
Packaging description: The product is wrapped in pairs in a plastic bag and packaged in a white and red cardboard box containing a total of 20 pieces.
Country of origin: People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by: Belgium