Alert number: A12/01102/20
Name: Disposable face mask
Type of alert: Serious
Category: Protective equipment
Type / number of model:
Risk type: Health risk / other
The product bears a CE marking but is not certified as protective equipment by a relevant body. The visual inspection of the product reveals that its material composition, structure and shape are inappropriate. 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.
Packaging description: The product is sold in a grey cardbord box containing 50 pieces.
Country of origin: People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by: Belgium