Alert number: INFO/00148/20
Name: KN95 Respirator/FFP2
Type of alert: Other
Category: Protective equipment
Type / number of model: HT9210
Risk type: Health risk / other
The product advertises a protective potential against (viral) particles but its filtering capacity has not been certified by a relevant (European) body. Consequently, the product might not fulfil 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 taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Distributor)
Description: White respiratory protective half-face mask, with the mentions "KN95" and "GB2626-2006" printed on it. The mention of the European standard "EN 149" is also printed on the product.
Packaging description: The product is packaged in a transparent plastic bag, placed in a white cardboard box containing 50 pieces. On the package is written "EN 14683:2019", both on the bottom left side and on the product's picture.
Country of origin: People's Republic of China
Alert submitted by: Latvia