Alert number: A12/0146
Product: Particle filter mask
Name: Disposable Respirator Mask KN95 - KF94 - FFP2 NR
Type of alert: Serious
Category: Protective equipment
Type / number of model: K-J-L
Risk type: Health risk / other
The total filtration capacity of the mask is insufficient (measured mean value ≤ 72,90 %), and the mask does not properly adapt to the face. 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 and with the relevant European standard EN 149.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Recall of the product from end users
Description: White respiratory protective half-face mask of category KN95.
Packaging description: The product is sold in a blue and white cardboard box with CE marking, containing 50 pieces per box.
Country of origin: People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by: Belgium