Alert number: A12/01214/20
Name: Medical mask
Type of alert: Serious
Category: Protective equipment
Type / number of model: KN95 mask
Risk type: Health risk / other
The particle/filter retention of the material is insufficient (measured value ≤ 82.5%). 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): Recall of the product from end users
Description: KN95 protective respiratory filtration half-face mask, corresponding to FFP2 according to EN 149.
Packaging description: Sold in a white paper packaging containing 2 pieces.
Country of origin: People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by: Luxembourg