The following notice has been issued by the European Commission:

Alert number
A12/1650/19

Category
Toys

Product
Balloons

Brand
Unknown

Name
Yun fan 100 x three coloured balloons

Type / number of model
YF 235 100

Batch number / barcode
X000ZEQI1J

Risk type
Chemical

The amount of nitrosamines released by the balloons is too high (measured value up to 2.3 mg/kg).

Nitrosamines are genotoxic carcinogens via inhalation, ingestion or dermal exposure.

A child can get exposed to them by putting the balloon in the mouth.

Measures taken by economic operators
Destruction of the product (by: importer)

Description
100 coloured balloons supplied in clear plastic bag with CE sticker and label.

Country of origin
China

Alert submitted by
United Kingdom

Type of alert
Serious

Balloons

Source

Recall: Balloons – pack of 100

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