Alert number: INFO/00115/20
Type of alert: Other
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 product advertises a protective potential against (viral) particles but its filtering capacity has not been certified by the relevant (European) body. Consequently, the product might not fulfill the health and safety requirements and thus not properly protect if not combined with additional measures. / The product does not comply with the Personal Protective Equipment Regulation and with the relevant European standard EN 149.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Import rejected at border
Description: Protective respiratory filtration half-face mask of category FFP2 according to EN 149.
Packaging description: The product is packed singularly in a plastic packaging, and then sold in a cardboard box with multiple items.
Country of origin: Ukraine
Alert submitted by: Poland